photo © Melanie Dunea

photo © Melanie Dunea

Catherine Casalino is the principal and creative director of Casalino Design Inc, an independent design company in New York City focusing on print, book design, and branding. Casalino Design Inc’s clients include Penguin Random House, A&E Television, Simon & Schuster, IBM, W. W. Norton, HarperCollins, Hachette Book Group, Epic Media, and The New York Times. Catherine has worked
in-house at Grand Central Publishing, Random House, and Simon & Schuster as an art director
and designer, and she began her career at Rodrigo Corral Design.

Her work has been recognized by AIGA, Print Magazine, the Type Directors Club, Communication ArtsEye Magazine, and the New York Book Show. She chaired the Type Directors Club 64th Annual Competition for 2018, and has served as a judge
for The Association of American University Presses annual show. She also is a guest lecturer at
The School of Visual Arts and Pratt Institute
in New York City.