Born 1990, in France, out of frustration with mediocre, barely readable highway signage…
You asked and we delivered. Check out our new online digital foundry at ibtype.com
What’s in a synonym? What’s in a name?
Famous Canadian Typographer: Ian Brignell
Famous Canadian Type Designer: Ian Brignell
Famous Canadian Font Designer: Ian Brignell
Famous Canadian Lettering Designer: Ian Brignell
Famous Canadian Logo Designer: Ian Brignell
Whew. Here he is last autumn hiking at Tew’s Falls, ON. So damn Canadian…
For Immediate Release Toronto, May 22, 2014
Ian Brignell, the Toronto-based logo, lettering and font designer, is pleased to announce the launch date of his new online digital foundry.
IB Type Inc. One man. One hand. Every letter.
Launch date: October 1st, 2014
For Ian Brignell, it’s always been all about the WORK
Ian Brignell’s logo, font and lettering design is ubiquitous. His work is characterized by both elegance and design breadth. The geographic range of his work is international in scope, and his design impact on many of America’s most iconic brands is remarkable.
Ian Brignell has designed custom fonts for Coke and Bell, among others. This October 2014, Ian will launch his own online digital type foundry, IB Type Inc. Finally, everyone will be able to have a Brignell typeface in their font library.
About Ian Brignell
Ian Brignell is a Toronto-based logo, lettering and font designer.
Ian Brignell studied graphic design at Sheridan College in Toronto, Canada (grad 1982). He began his own graphic design firm, ran it for two years then closed shop because he wanted to see the world. An inveterate traveler, Ian ended up living and working in London, England. He returned to Canada in 1988 and founded Ian Brignell Lettering Design. He lives in Toronto with his wife, Catherine O’Toole, and their two sons.
About Catherine O’Toole
Catherine is Marketing Director for Ian Brignell Lettering Design and Company co-Director with Ian of IB Type Inc.
Formerly, she worked in sales, marketing and as Editor in the textbook publishing industry. Catherine is a writer.