Milburn Creative Advertising/Design
Milburn Taylor, a native Texan from the Dallas/Fort Worth area, is an advertising design graduate of Art Center College of Design
Milburn held a variety of creative positions at nationally recognized advertising agencies and design studios before starting
In 1981 Milburn moved his family and aspirations to Austin, Texas where he opened Milburn Creative / Advertising, Design, Promotion and Consulting Services. Growing up in the family upholstery business, Milburn learned to appreciate the struggles of small, mom and pop businesses, and has a special place in his heart for them. On the other end of the spectrum, Milburn has consulted and created advertising design for multi-million dollar international corporations. Regardless of the size of the business his designs have a very personal touch.
Early in his career Milburn developed unique skills to help business owners, public relation professionals, and marketing directors "think through" their projects. He always looks for natural solutions in client projects—then he adds a creative twist to make the results more memorable and effective.
The strength in Milburn's design comes from his ability to develop solid ideas that form the foundation for every project. He strives to add warmth and personality to a client's marketing materials with the firm belief that people enjoy knowing who they are working with. As he often says, "People like doing business with people they like."
Over the years Milburn has developed creative alliances with designers, illustrators, copywriters, public relations professionals,
Clients have included local and regional advertising agencies, public relation firms, banks, real estate companies,
chambers of commerce, and small business owners, as well as national and international companies.
Milburn brings a diversified perspective to his work as a result of on his travel experiences. Milburn and his wife, Ruth, a Marketing Professor, at Texas State University, have had the privilege of traveling throughout the United States, Canada, China, Japan, Mexico, England, Sweden, much of Europe, Morocco, Costa Rica, Peru, Ecuador, and most recently Guatemala.
On the personal side: Milburn is a member of the National Cartoonist's Society, and a founding member of the newly formed (November 2014)