Andy fell in love with Des Moines while pursuing a bachelor’s degree in graphic design — with a marketing minor — from Drake University, and he’s stuck around ever since. He sharpened his creative and strategic thinking throughout his nine years of professional art direction and graphic design experience. Andy spent six years at The Integer Group (working with clients such as Pella Windows & Doors and Shell) and three years at The Principal Financial Group. He maintained a music blog for Juice for three years, and he launched and ran his own podcast and blog in 2010 called We Hate Music.He spends his “free time” in the spring helping book the 80/35 Music Festival; he planned, booked, promoted and managed the a small, single day festival called Shoot The Chutes in August 2013. He brings a passion to create unique ways in which he can help clients look and sound the best they possibly can.