YEARBOOK STUDIOS IS A FULL SERVICE DESIGN OFFICE SPECIALIZING IN BOTH INTERIORS AND GRAPHIC DESIGN. THE DISTINCTIVE YEARBOOK STORE IS THE RETAIL FACE OF THE STUDIO WHICH IS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. PLEASE CONTACT US FOR MORE INFORMATION ON OUR DESIGN SERVICES. INFO@ YEARBOOKSTUDIOS.COM | 708.366.1920
Creative Director, Partner
Jef Anderson has been in the business of design for over 20 years. He has worked for some of Chicago’s best agencies utilizing his experience in print, web and environmental design. Over the years, Jef has launched dozens of brands, art directed corporate wayfinding systems and consulted on interior design for private residential clients and retailers. He was a design director and stylist for Bloomingdales and Marshall Field’s on Michigan Avenue in Chicago. Jef is an award-winning designer and strategist whose work has been honored and published in leading design publications and books, including Communication Arts, Graphis, Graphic Design USA, The American Corporate Identity Annual of 2004 (Rockport Publishers), The Type Directors Club 2011, and the Society for Environmental Graphic Design (SEGD) 2005.
Marketing & Promotion, Partner
Noel Eberline has extensive management experience working for corporate and non-profit organizations. In addition to co-owning Yearbook, he is also the Senior Director of Customer Service for the Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA), the well known provider of professional certifications for the information technology industry. Noel strives for high-quality results through collaboration and relationship building and his interpersonal communication. His project management skills are an invaluable asset to Yearbook from customer service and fulfillment, to event planning. He is an ongoing source of inspiration to Jef on every design project.
Henry Clarence joined the Yearbook Team in December of 2012. His duties include serving as the official Yearbook Mascot, taking long naps in a triangle of sunlight near the back door of the studio, and begging for carrots. As a full-time partner with the company, Henry brings a confidence to his role and encourages others with his relaxed attitude and sense of calm. Henry has earned a faithful following on Instagram and has inspired a number of original product designs produced by Yearbook. He regularly attends staff meetings and always brings something meaningful to the table.
Rachel has been with Yearbook since the spring of 2015. Now a senior at The University of Illinois at Chicago, she originally started out as a design intern and is now working on design and production in the office. Rachel left Yearbook briefly to attend an exchange program in London this past spring. When she isn’t delving into design, she enjoys the occasional rock climb and hanging out with friends and family.
Store Manager and Social Media
Ashley is the newest member of the Yearbook crew. In addition to her invaluable role as the Yearbook shopkeeper and her help with social media, Ashley is a Culinary Arts graduate and personal chef specializing in sustainable, plant-based food, special diets, and holistic living. She regularly cooks for the Yearbook partners and helps them watch their calories!