Ken Silvia is a nationally-recognized designer, creative director, and educator. His work has received awards from professional organizations and publications such as Print, Communication Arts, Graphis, the New York Art Directors Club, the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education, the American Society of Business & Professional Editors, and the New England Museum Association.

Prior to establishing Ken Silvia Design, Ken was the design director of both Boston Magazine and Inc. Magazine.

Ken served as the director of the magazine design workshop at the Radcliffe Publishing Seminars for five years, and has conducted professional enrichment seminars, workshops and training sessions for marketing staffs, in-house publication directors, editors and designers at publishing, corporate and non-profit organizations throughout the U.S. and Canada.