One of our community's greatest friends and supporters has left us too soon. Mitch Shostak
passed away on June 25; he was 63.
Mitch was an art director for American Express, IBM, Money
, The New York Times
, and Sports Illustrated
. He moved to San Francisco in 1991 to work as art director of PC World
. In 1993 Mitch returned to New York City and established Shostak Studios
, where he created the visual direction of countless magazines.
Mitch served on the Board of Directors of SPD and was a great advisor and friend to many in our community. We'll have a full appreciation here in the near future.