James Grieshaber graduated Rochester Institute of Technology (USA) with a BFA in Graphic Design. Since graduation he has worked as a Art Director for a newspaper, Young&Rubicam and Eric Mower and Associates advertising agencies. He has been active in the typographic community for several years now. Grieshaber most recently was on the staff of P22 type foundry and helped establish International House of Fonts. He has been honored with an award of Excellence in Type Design from Association Typographique International (ATypI) for his Gothic Gothic type design. He has now struck out on his own to offer his services to those in typographic need and showcase his typographic vision by starting his own type design studio called Typeco in Chicago.