Joey Tarbell brings years of experience and a variety of skills to the HZ team. He was a Dean’s List student at Oberlin College for two years before leaving to play music full time, then earned an AA with honors in graphic design from Montgomery College and a BA summa cum laude in communications studies from the University of Maryland.
Following more than a decade of success with three pioneering design studios in DC, Joey came to HZ as an art director in 1997. After several years as our unofficial grammarian and proofreader, Joey became a full-time writer for HZ. He has helped craft brand positioning, ad campaigns, and marketing materials for a host of clients, including Hilton Worldwide, Federal Realty, The Cordish Companies, Cuisine Solutions, King Arthur Flour, EagleBank, and many others.