Steve has over 20 years experience creatively launching and propelling brands into the national spotlight. Steve graduated cum laude from Syracuse University where he studied communication design and went on to work with Revlon, Rossignol, Autumn Harp and Bertelsmann Media Systems before founding Place Creative Co. He founded Place Creative Company with the single-minded goal of bringing a more “brandcentric” approach to marketing. “We started Place to cut through the big agency red tape and create more authentic and soulful brands for our clients.” Before founding Place, Steve worked with Griffin Design and Brick House Creative creating corporate identity systems, packaging/product design, and environments that delivered corporate messages with excitement and inventiveness.
partner / chief of brand strategy and creative development
- Other Titles
- Adjunct Professor
- Higher Ed
- BFA in Communication Design from Syracuse University
- Before Place
- New York City, Brick House Creative
Steve Crafts, Named 2020 Person to Watch in GD USA.
Whoa! Our very own Steve Crafts, was recognized as a 2020 Person to Watch in GDUSA. GDUSA’s Person to Watch is in its sixth decade and has featured a number of legendary members of the creative community including Saul Bass, Ivan Chermayeff, Milton Glaser, Massimo Vignelli and now… Steve!