McGarr Creative is focused on addressing the design for business environments. Helping clients implement solutions, enabling them to build a strong and lasting relationship with their customers and other valued networks. Casey leads day-to-day branding and design development.
Casey received his MFA in Graphic Design / Education at Texas A&M University-Commerce, where he is an Associate Professor of Visual Communication at the Dallas location.
In 2001 Casey established a letterpress business, Inky Lips Press, which prints posters, invitations, and stationery. Casey’s hand carving of linoleum or hand setting metal and wood type keeps the craft alive.
Before establishing McGarr Creative in McKinney, Texas, Casey worked for Arthur Andersen as the Art Director for the Southwest Region, designing web environments for clients. He also worked at retailer Fossil (watches and apparel), where he was Creative Director of their Image group directing print, packaging, and web solutions. Fossil is recognized within the design industry for the company’s consumer branding. He also helped design Fossil’s Annual Reports, consumer ads, and corporate communications pieces.
Casey was the president of the DSVC (Dallas Society of Visual Communicators) from 2000-2001, the largest local creative club in the USA. The membership consists of graphic designers, illustrators, photographers, copywriters, and industry suppliers.