Joey Cofone (pictured right) is Co-founder of Baron Fig and an award-winning graphic designer based in New York City. His work has been featured in Fast Company, Bloomberg, Quartz, Mashable, and PRINT, among other publications. Joey is the current 1st place winner of the American Institute of Graphic Arts’ (AIGA) biennial design competition, Command X. He holds a BFA in Graphic Design from the School of Visual Arts in New York City; he also spent four years pursuing a BA in Literature & Philosophy at Seton Hall University. Before launching Baron Fig, he ran Joey Cofone Design, a small studio focused on creating brands for startups. Joeystrives to make work that appeals to curious minds—work that’s beautiful, smart, and communicative. He believes that design is the least of a designer’s worries, that story is at the heart of all tasks, and jumping off cliffs is the only way to grow.