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Paul C. Stauffer III

Moving ideas with creative media.
Creating Video, Web & Print

Contact Me:  paul@ideamover.net



Twenty plus years of working in business, education and nonprofit institutions has given me the experience to enhance  graphic arts or media communications projects.



Indiana University of Pennsylvania (IUP)
Indiana, PA
Graduated in 1989 with a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Graphics and Drawing


Art Institute of Pittsburgh  
Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA
Interior Design Major
Attended from January to December 1981


International School of Theology
San Bernardino, California
Christian Theology and Ministry during the Summer Session 1989 and Winter Session 1990



Midstate Tool & Supply Inc., Altoona, PA
Marketing Manager October 2012 Present
Midstate Tool & Supply, Inc. is a national and international wholesale master warehouse distributor of automotive and industrial tools and equipment.

  • Offering oversight to the company’s graphic arts department.
  • Managing quarterly publication of a 128-page tool catalog along with close to 30 niche catalogs modified from the base publication
  • Creation of an on-line interface for the catalog that works across all platforms and devices.
  • Creation and management of web sites designed to enhance communications with customer and vendors
  • Design of special promotional materials, i.e. web sites, video and printed materials promoting special tool sales events and trade shows

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Idea Mover, Altoona, PA
Owner / Designer
January 2003 - December 2003 and October 2004 - October 2012

Ran my own graphic design and media firm creating print, video and web-based projects for various clients


Midwest Display Inc., Marion, Indiana
Graphic Artist - Media Designer
January - October 2006
Midwest Display, Inc. is the industry leader in the holiday entertainment field creating events across the country.

Designed animated light displays for Christmas attractions, designed a
trick-or-treat village for Hershey Park
Created CD-ROM-based promotional materials.


NPC - News Printing Company,
Roaring Spring and Claysburg, PA

Graphic Artist / Learning Media Designer

May 1997 - May 2000

- Worked with human resources development team to create all of the graphics for computer-based and web-based learning and training projects

Supervisor:  Merwin Updyke
Email:  mupdyke@gmail.com 
Phone:  919-802-6429


Center for Advanced Technologies at the Altoona Area School District
Graphic Artist /Software Developer

November 1995 - May 1997

- Worked with Instructional Designers and Programmers on a software development team creating multimedia presentations and interactive learning media
- Produced video elements for use in computer-based training.

Supervisor:  Dr. Catherine Augustine
211 Moondance Lane, Port Matilda, PA, United States 16870
Email:  catherine@moondancenfb.com or augustine1352@gmail.com
Phone:  814-360-5059

Base frame molding

This web page was created by Paul C. Stauffer III,
Graphic Artist and Media Designer.

Paul C. Stauffer III is solely responsible for the content on these web pages.

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