Nurturing and inspiring peers and students

Nurturing Students: Since 2000, Brian Sooy has been a guest speaker on design and the specialization of typography and custom font design at schools such as the Cleveland Institute of Art, Bowling Green State University, Kent State University, and Cuyahoga Community College.

Nurturing young adults: Brian Sooy regularly speaks at career fairs at local community colleges and high schools.

Inspiring Peers: August 2005: Brian Sooy presents at the international typographic community conference, TypeCon ( The presentation was entitled “Curious Obsessions,” an overview of the visual iconography and typography of 20th century vintage typewriter ribbon tins.

Professional speaking: Brian Sooy is a frequent speaker to non-profit, education and entrepreneur-focused organizations.

If your organization is interested in having Brian Sooy or another representative from Sooy + Co. speak at your school or organization, please contact us via email or at 440.322.5142.

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