Joan Maloney is founder and president of Studio 318, an award-winning graphic design agency with offices in Del Mar, California, and Brooklyn, New York. Joan has been responsible for the concept, design and implementation of hundreds of branding, marketing and advertising programs for a wide variety of clients, including Anheuser Busch Adventure Parks, Jazzercise, Inc., Los Angeles Philharmonic, Downtown Los Angeles Business Improvement District, UC San Diego, San Diego State University, TEDx Youth San Diego and Brookfield Properties and Offices. Her client list now spans four countries: U.S., Mexico, Canada and Great Britain. In 2006, Joan had the honor of being selected from over a hundred entries to design the graphics for the 2006 Academy Awards, including the 2006 commemorative posters. It was the first time the Academy decided to do two posters from the same concept, and the first time a woman designer was chosen.