Paul Carstensen leverages over 30 years of art directing and design experience to lead Markstein’s talented team of designers. As a nationally-recognized and award-winning art director, Paul’s rich background enables him to develop creative work that provokes thought and compels action. His brand experience ranges from retail and higher education to travel and food. Paul’s entrepreneurial spirit and passion for business-oriented design solutions are admired by both our team and clients, whom he serves as a mentor and trusted partner.
He received his degree from California State University, Hayward (B.A., fine art).