Born in Indiana and raised in Southern California, Parker Meek is a graphic designer with over 5 years of professional work experience. Parker discovered his creative talent for editorial, website and catalog layout design working for Ellis Snowboards and Sunset Inc. early in his career. Shortly after, Parker took his artistic abilities to the action sports industry where he currently is employed through the media company TEN (The Enthusiast Network). Parker has since taken his talents to Canoe&Kayak and SUP Magazine where he became an award-winning Art Director. Honing in on his leadership and management capabilities, Parker now manages a team of talent responsible for producing 16 issues annually for both C&K and SUP magazine. Parker’s leadership style combined with his keen eye for art direction has played a key roll for each magazine while enhancing sales and brand image for each magazine title.
In 2012, Parker was a Maggie Award Winner for Canoe&Kayak Magazine where he was recognized for outstanding art direction in the areas of outdoor sports, boating and recreation.