Chip VanPelt has spent over 30 years creating successful advertising campaigns and effective design and branding projects for a wide range of clients. Combining a strong marketing foundation with an imaginative approach, VanPelt Creative creates solutions that stand out. Clients have included Philips Entertainment (VARI*LITE, Strand Lighting), ASKO Appliances, the Texas Education Agency, Southwest Airlines, Richardson Chamber of Commerce, Garland Chamber of Commerce, Metrocrest Chamber of Commerce, City of Fort Worth, Dallas Nephrology Associates, Virbac Animal Health, Virbac Canada, Mrs Bairds/Bimbo Bakeries USA, LSG Sky Chefs and The Museum of the Big Bend.
In the past, Chip has worked on projects for clients such as Williamson-Dickie (Dickies Workwear), Lightolier Controls, Dallas Convention & Tourism Bureau, Entertainment Technology, SMU/Meadows Museum , Hilton Inns, The Adolphus Hotel, The Anatole Hotel, AVIS, Verizon, Nortel, Transamerica Mortgage, Trammel Crow, Zodiac Pet Products, Encon Ceiling Fans, InterVoice, US Dialtone, ZTel, Caprock Communications, Luminator and Philips Lighting Controls.
Chip has received numerous awards over the years. He has won local ADDY and TOPS awards along with awards from the Printing Industry of America. His work has been featured in seven Creativity Awards Annuals as well as in the books “The Big Book of New Design Ideas”, “Get Noticed!”, ”The Big Book of Green Design”, “Logoliscious”, “Underdog Advertising” and “The Big Book of Logos 4”.
In addition to being a graphic designer and art director, Chip is an award-winning illustrator and an accomplished photographer.