Kerry Petertil started his design career in earnest in 1976 when he joined Savlin Associates in Evanston, IL. He quickly rose from desinger to senior designer, design director, and then partner in 1985 when the firm was renamed Savlin/Petertil. In 1991 he formed Petertil Design Partners with his wife Julie Petertil. Petertil Design Partners moved their offices to Oak Park, IL in March of 2000. Kerry's work has been published in Communications Arts, Print, and Graphic Design USA. His firm's work has also been recognized by Mead 60, Fraser Inspiration Awards, IABC, and numerous other design awards.