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Design & Communications
As Design + Communications Specialist, Evan Backstrom produces all internal and external graphics as well as corporate communications for The Garrett Companies. He is responsible for all matters that involve communications, branding and identity, and the visual design aesthetic for the company. Evan manages and updates all social media platforms as well as the corporate web presence. Prior to joining The Garrett Companies Evan was a journalist for 10 years. He spent a stint designing graphics and several publications, including the Des Moines Register and Green Bay Press-Gazette, for The USA Today Network. With a degree in journalism graphics from Ball State University, he prides himself in both storytelling and creative thinking.