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wner / Lead Designer
Steve Garson

Opened Garson Design Services (GDS) in Fairfield, August 1, 1992. Steve had a total of 15 years of previous experience in the graphic design field, serving as an Art Director for various Ad Agencies in the Bay Area including Austin Knight Advertising in Sausalito where he supervised a 15 person art studio, transitioned the shop from traditional to computerized setup, and provided creative for the $20mil/yr billings ad agency. Steve also worked for other ad agencies to include: Bernard Hodes in Palo Alto and Bernard Schank in Mountain View.

Hobbies are keeping koi fish, landscaping, hiking, bicyling, basketball and anything art related. Steve hails from the state of Minnesota and has been in East Bay, CA since 1965 and Fairfield since 1987.

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Accounting / Administrative
Nelisa Agustin

Has been with GDS since 06/21/06 tackling our critical Office Admin. and Accounting needs. Nelisa graduated from Solano Community College with an Accounting, Film and Television Associate Degree. Nelisa is responsible for continously finding the best vendors and pricing for our clients. With a retail background she is client-friendly and ready to assist.

"Nelly" was born in the Phillipines and is bilingual - Tagalog, Interests are film and acting.

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Graphic / Web Designer

Derrick Davidson

Started working at GDS 09/07/10.
Derrick brings strong graphic, web and technical skills to GDS. In 2007 Derrick made the big jump across the pond from the UK to the USA with his Vacaville bride and now 2 children. He brings solid experience - working in design studios back in the UK.

In his free time he is an professional scuba diver, kayaker and instructor.




Dee Dee Donaldson

Part-time Bz Card Pusher, deliveries and better half of owner, Steve... she bravely helps out when others are out.

She has an extensive fine arts oil painting background. Dee Dee hails from the Sooner state of Oklahoma. DD's Personal Website

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