Since 2002, Stislow Design has been collaborating with a range of for-profit and non-profit organizations. We help our clients to develop compelling visual brands, integrate print and interactive marketing, and design publications. Our skill set enables us to conceptualize and execute successful design solutions for clients with a range of business needs.

John Stislow

Principal, Art Director

Project art director, project manager, designer. John works closely with client teams and coordinates the “look” (design), so that they reflect the brand and strategic objectives of the redesign. He leads and inspires the team of designers to ensure our clients goals are achieved.

Throughout John’s 27 year experience, he has designed integrated brands, print collateral and interactive media for start-ups to Fortune 500 companies in various business sectors including: media and broadcast; science and education; healthcare; art and architecture; research and policy-making; and banking and finance.

John brings big-picture thinking, strategic project management and creative problem solving to each project. Prior to forming Stislow Design, John was Senior Designer for Carla Hall Design Group. He graduated with a BA from Kent State University in 1996.

Stephanie Stislow

Principal, Art Director

Designer: Stephanie’s 26 years of experience, advanced problem solving and ability to distill complex projects into simple, powerful ideas has benefitted major book publishers and packagers, museums and magazines. She graduated with a MA from Kent State University in 1997.

What We Do


  • Brand Strategy
  • Identity Systems
  • Logos
  • Stationery Systems


  • Art & Photo Books
  • Books
  • Institutional Look Books
  • Calendars
  • Periodicals


  • UX/IA
  • App Design
  • HTML E-mail
  • Micro Sites
  • Mobile App Design
  • Website Banners
  • Websites


  • Product Design
  • Product Packaging
  • Marketing Kits


  • Art Direction
  • Illustration
  • Information Graphics

Marketing & Print Communications

  • Annual Reports
  • Brochures
  • Campaigns
  • Postcards
  • Posters
  • Self-mailers
  • Self-promotions

Installation & Signage

  • Event Graphics
  • Kiosks
  • Signage
  • Trade Displays
  • POS/POP Design
  • Ornament
  • T-shirts
  • Wayfinding