Ramiro Espinoza

Ramiro studied graphic design at the Universidad Nacional del Litoral in Santa Fe, Argentina. After graduation he taught Typography at the Universidad de Buenos Aires. He specialized in type design at the KABK in The Hague and the Plantin Institute for Typography in Antwerp. He has been a contributor to design magazines, researched vernacular Dutch lettering and worked in numerous freelance assignments for FontShop International, Shinn Type and Feliciano Type Foundry. In 2007 he founded the Retype type foundry to market his typefaces. At Retype he has worked on custom type projects for companies like Volvo, ETCO, G-Star, and Dyson.

Paula Mastrangelo

Paula is a Spanish designer curretly living in The Hague. After graduating from Escola d’art i Disseny, she worked at La Vanguardia, Catalonia’s leading newspaper. Since then she has focused on corporate magazines and became an editorial art director. The past 15 years Paula has designed or managed the media of many of the most important local and international firms operating in Spain. In 2009 and 2010, the International Association of Business Communicators awarded her designs with their “Gold Quill” prize. In 2012 Paula decided to further specialize in typography and completed a post-graduate Master course in type design at EINA school in Barcelona. Upon graduation she started to collaborate with Retype.

Seán Donohoe

Seán is a Copenhagen-based designer and sign painter. He received a bachelor’s degree in visual communication from the Danish School of Media and Journalism, followed by a master’s in type design from the TypeMedia program at the Royal Academy of Art (KABK) in The Hague. Seán now lives and works in Copenhagen. As an independent graphic designer, Seán helps companies develop and improve their corporate identities. When not sitting at his desk, he climbs ladders and paints letters around Copenhagen. 

Dan Milne

Dan is a type designer and graphic designer from Australia. He completed a Bachelor of Visual Communication at Monash University followed by a Masters in Type Design at The Royal Academy of Art (KABK) in The Netherlands in 2009. Dan has been teaching graphic design, typography and digital font design subjects at Monash University since 2006. He currently lives and works in Melbourne.

David Quay

David studied graphic communication at Ravensbourne College of Art & Design from 1963-67. For the next seven years he worked in various leading London design companies as a packaging and graphic designer. In 1975 he became a freelance designer specializing in lettering and logotypes. In 1987 he formed his own company David Quay Design to concentrate on graphic and typographic design. He also began to design his first text typefaces which were subsequently released by The International Typeface Corporation in New York and H Berthold ag in Germany. In 1990 they co-founded The Foundry Types, to design, manufacture and market their own exclusive typefaces.

Caren Litherland

Caren is a New York-based designer, writer, and editor. An alumna of A List Apart and Type Network, she now works independently for a variety of clients around the world, including Adobe, AI Now Institute, Kelli Anderson, InVision, Katherine Small Gallery, and the Type Directors Club. A longtime editor at independent publisher A Book Apart, she has edited books on highly technical subjects ranging from web typesetting to JavaScript to voice content design.

Yves Peters

Yves is a graphic designer/copywriter/drummer/saviour of tiny kittens who tries to be critical about typography without coming across as a snob. In 2006, he started reviewing type in his Bald Condensed column on Typographer.org and came to prominence as editor-in-chief for the international design and typography blog The FontFeed. From 2008 on, Yves worked primarily for FontShop, then Type Network and Adobe. He currently writes for independent type foundries and teaches at the Artevelde University of Applied Sciences’s Journalism and Graphic Design & Digital Media departments.