• Gliddon Owens Design is a small studio specializing in visual communication that elicits an emotional reaction that drives action.


    Launched in 1992, Gliddon Owens Design has interpreted client challenges for 25 years, in the Chicago, Denver, Los Angeles, Milwaukee, Portland, ME, and Hampton Roads, VA markets.


    We are passionate about solving problems with fresh ideas and creating engaging content that promotes the mission or brand.

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    Jeannine Owens is a creative professional with diverse and extensive experience developing content for print, web, social media, mobile and other multi-media channels, as well as a skilled collaborator and communicator who works effectively with multiple stakeholders.


    She studied design at Colorado State University with Phil Risbeck, Bob Coonts, and Gene Hoffman, and was inspired by many of the world-renowned poster artists at the Colorado International Invitational Poster Exhibitions (CIIPE). In addition to her design work, she taught design and illustration at Colorado State University and University of Wyoming, and is currently working on her Master's Degree in Humanities and Social Entrepreneurship at Old Dominion University, where her research focuses on the effect of Internet memes on society.

  • Client List

    Old Dominion University, Tidewater Physical Therapy, Analytical Mechanics Associates, MaineHealth, Maine Medical Center, PenBay Medical Center, The Bassuk Center, the National Center for Family Homelessness, State YMCA of Michigan, YMCA Hayo-Went-Ha Camps, Maine Audubon, University of Southern Maine, and University of New England, as well as:


    Buettner and Associates, Milwaukee, WI; Cathryn Falwell Author and Illustrator, Gorham, ME

    The Center for Grieving Children, Portland, ME; Century 21, Standish, ME; Chris Oberholtzer, trombonist

    Curious City: Where Kids & Books Meet, Portland, ME; Dave Camwell, saxophonist

    Elmbrook Memorial Hospital, Brookfield, WI; Fairpoint Communications, Standish, ME

    Gorham Business and Civic Exchange, Gorham, ME; Gorham Cable Access Television, Gorham, ME

    The Gorham Times, Gorham, ME; Hewins/Carlson Wagonlit Travel, Portland, ME

    Maine Audubon, Falmouth, ME; MaineHealth, Portland, ME

    Maine Printing Company, Portland; Maine Total Technology, Gorham, ME

    Maine Preservation; Metlife Foundation, Boston; MidMaine Communications, Bangor, ME

    Miller Brewing Company, Milwaukee; Milwaukee Catalyst

    Milwaukee Convention & Visitors Bureau; The Museum of African Culture, Portland, ME

    The National Center on Family Homelessness, Boston; National Coalition of Advocates for Students, Boston

    Pillar Industries, Milwaukee, WI; Portland Jazz Orchestra, Portland, ME

    St. Joseph’s Hospital, Milwaukee; Simpson College, Indianola, IA

    State YMCA of Michigan; University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, CO

    University of Southern Maine, Portland, ME; Wagner Garden Center, Milwaukee

    Wisconsin Country Life magazine, Milwaukee; Wisconsin Electric, Milwaukee

    World Energy, Chelsea, MA; YMCA Hayo-Went-Ha Camps, Central Lakes, MI

    State YMCA of Michigan