Roger Fallin is a lifelong artist with 30 years of diverse professional experience in Graphic Design, Advertising/Marketing, Brand Development, Conceptual Creative and Fine Art in multiple mediums. Mr. Fallin creates innovative designs for a spectrum of clientele. He is a self-starter who can juggle multiple tasks and executes at a fast pace. He welcomes challenges and is personally fulfilled by the advancement of growing a business’s identity. He is team-oriented with an acute sense of project worth, delivering quality controlled work with integrity. Mr. Fallin is appropriately aggressive and competitive with a sense of humor, fun and a balanced perspective about life and oneself. His skills arena include Apple and PC operating systems with mastery in industry related software such as Adobe Creative Suite's Illustrator, Photoshop, Acrobat, Dreamweaver, InDesign, also with MS Office Suite's Word, Excel & PowerPoint.
Mr. Fallin’s professional career began in the United States Air Force. Enlisting in 1988 as a Visual Illustrator Specialist, he served his squadron at the Strategic Air Command Headquarters with presentation graphics, photography manipulation and special projects with traditional graphics methods until the birth of computer graphics. Mr. Fallin embraced and honed in on his skills composing creative briefing slides for daily presentations to the commanding General and developed project production systems resulting in more effective, efficient operations. He became a pathfinder for bridging the gap between his seniors and peers with understanding how to design better and faster with computer graphics. He achieved top ratings on all of his military evaluations, held security clearances and earned numerous awards and medals including two USAF Achievement Medals for graphic art support throughout Operation Desert Storm.
In the next phase of his career, Mr. Fallin took his artistic talent to the private sector working for TASC supporting government agencies and internal customers with an array of applauded work. His work includes art of “next-level” concepts, identity designs, exhibits & displays, print materials, and internal website design. Mr. Fallin couples a passion for detail with acute quality assurance to create intelligent graphics which reflects his success. Mr. Fallin received numerous awards, including the Director’s Awards for Outstanding Achievement to the National Reconnaissance Office’s Technology Forum from 1997–2002. His company also awarded him with three Special Achievement awards and numerous letters of appreciation within his nine+ years of employment.
Mr. Fallin furthered broadened his experience in advertising, marketing and sales by his work with a trendsetting Chicago-based magazine – Chicago-SCENE. He produced monthly magazine advertisements, sales kits and was a photographer shooting Chicago’s special events, restaurants and nightlife scene.
As the Senior Graphic Artist for Majestic Star Casino’s corporate marketing department, Mr. Fallin took on a whole new audience. He developed a well-rounded and extensive portfolio to include works of outdoor, direct mail, promotional identity concept & development and advertising for this casino and three Fitzgerald’s Casino properties.
Started in 1997 as a part time business, Fallin Graphics served Mr. Fallin as his way to offer a unique and personable approach to the business of visual design with better processes. In 2007, Fallin Graphics relaunched as a full-time, full-service, art enterprise proudly offering even more experience, vendor relationships and expanded products.
Currently, Mr. Fallin owns and operates his dream business near La Jolla, San Diego supporting clients remotely and on-site throughout the United States. Mr Fallin's interests include cooking, golf, hiking, fitness training, mountain biking, fishing, auto/motorcycle racing, live music and the Washington Redskins.
Roger's best work of art is his wonderful 2 year old son, Austin.