"I am passionate about design, storytelling, basketball and the great outdoors. I love to build original inspiring brands and stories and help organizations grow and create excitement around their brands too. I do this by engaging and creating a deep connection with the intended audience, through authentic storytelling and marketing design."
Teko Bernard is a creative, passionate and versatile writer, brand builder and graphic designer with nearly two decades of experience with brand building, apparel graphics, print design, corporate design and art direction. Teko designed official event logos, apparel graphics and marketing materials for successful small and regional events to large national & global events. When he's not designing Teko likes to read, write, watch movies, listen to music, play basketball, enjoy the outdoors. Teko is the author of three children's book, "The Hoop Kid from Elmdale Park", "Elite Squad" and "Bernard Jones Is Going Places".
Prior to writing and creating children's books and entertainment properties, Teko spent over 10 years as creative director for a notable Sports Event Branding & Marketing Company where he managed all visual projects for the company and was responsible for creative design for sportswear graphics, special event logos, corporate branding, advertising design, and e-commerce imaging. He successfully designed official event graphics for the likes of ESPN, Summer X Games, Winter Games, BassMaster Classic, NCAA, NAIA Championships, Big XII Conference and over 10 College Bowl Games including the Rose Bowl, Sugar Bowl, Cotton Bowl, Capital One Bowl, Champs Sports Bowl.