Julian Baker has been appointed as senior designer at DigitasLBi Design Group.
He will work as a designer and illustrator across all agency clients, reporting to executive vice president-global executive design director Matthew Jacobson. He will be based in Chicago.
Of Baker’s appointment, Jacobson said: “Julian’s design and illustration prowess is undeniable. He’s a versatile and accomplished talent who will bring our creative output to new levels. We’re thrilled to have him join our team.”
Previously, Baker worked as a freelance designer for the agency, where he worked with clients including Miller Lite. Prior to that, he was a designer at Energy BBDO in Chicago.
Before joining BBDO, he spent four years at Third Man Records in Nashville, where he designed records for artists including Jack White, Insane Clown Posse, and Willie Nelson.
The limited edition Great Gatsby soundtrack that he worked on was nominated for a Grammy award, and the Paramount Records box set he worked on won a Grammy for “Best Boxed or Special Limited Edition Package."