Mike Greenwell

ph: 651.230.9165

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Mike Greenwell is a multifaceted art director, designer and hand letterer based in Minnesota. After graduating from the College of Visual Arts in 2010 he progressed from an intern to an Art Director at local design firm Complete Design. In late 2010 he was offered a job at Target’s Creative Studio where he was given the opportunity to learn digital, photo, social media and motion art direction. While at Target, Mike worked on several seasonal campaigns, helped pioneer Target's Vine channel and even illustrated a Target Holiday GiftCard. At Pixel Farm he had the privilege of working with a diverse pool of clients such as Best Buy, US Bank, Goldn' Plump, The Ordway, and more. Currently, Mike is employed at Periscope where he plays a key role as an Art Director on accounts such as Minnesota Lottery, Trolli, Valspar and others. He lives in Oakdale, MN with his beautiful wife Maria and son Luca.


Art Direction • Custom Lettering • Graphic Design
Motion & Live Action Media • Social Media Support


2015 – Ad Fed The Show: #UnPopTheBox - Gold
2015 – Ad Fed The Show: #AllNaturalVines - Gold
2015 – The Mashies: Best Branded Vine - Silver
2017 – Ad Fed The Show: Valspar Cards Against Mediocrity - Silver


2006 – 2010: College of Visual Arts (CVA) – BFA in Graphic Design


2017 - Current : Target - Sr Motion Art Director / Director
2016 - 2017 : Periscope – Art Director
2015 - 2016 : Pixel Farm – Art Director & Designer
2013 - 2015: Target Creative – Motion / Social Media Art Director
2010 - 2013: Target Creative – Designer & Associate Art Director
2010 – Current: Greenwell Graphics – Sole Proprietor Creative
2010: Complete Design Studio – Designer