Trevor Akin


Trevor, self-described as “the designer of art stuffs, maker of pretties,” plays an integral role in our Design Department. He is the creative genius behind many business cards, brochures, billboards, trade show graphics, packaging, storyboards, illustrations, newsletters, magazine, newspaper and digital ads that you see in and around Springfield. If it’s in the realm of design or art, odds are high that Trevor had a hand in it.

While Trevor went to school for Fine Arts, he has been working in the area of Graphic Design since 1994. With more than twenty years in the field, Trevor has worked at a total of four advertising agencies. He is committed to developing high-quality creative, well-designed art so clients can continue to grow their business.


Last trophy you won:
In-office Chili Cook-off – I was on fire that day, so I set everyone else ablaze, too.

Favorite activity to do on the weekend:
To show the world to my daughter in a fun and inquisitive manner.

What was the best thing before sliced bread?
After two near-death hospital experiences, I’m gonna go with penicillin. Of course, that may have started with fuzzy bread. I’m not sure if it was sliced yet.

The title of your autobiography: 
“What the…”

What profession other than your own would you like to attempt?
Food truck operator/cook, boat builder, something conservation or forest service related, sailing guide, starving artist.

Batman or Superman?