Mary Shields

President / Owner

Mary founded Shields Design Studio as a vehicle to cultivate and apply intelligent design – branding that is not only distinct, but effective because it is aligned with strategic objectives. For more than two decades, her leadership of the Studio has resulted in an impressive client roster in the education, healthcare, technology, sports, entertainment, non-profit and retail industries. Mary believes that design is a collaborative process and enjoys partnering with various sources to develop successful design and marketing initiatives. Her hands-on style enables her to oversee all creative development from concept through production. Her commitment to clients is completely focused on service and consistent customer satisfaction.

Mary founded Shields Design Studio in 1991 as a vehicle to cultivate and apply intelligent design – branding that is not only distinct, but effective because it is aligned with strategic objectives. Shields Design Studio has an impressive client roster in the healthcare, technology, sports, entertainment, education, non-profit and retail industries. Services include corporate and product branding, logos, packaging, print collateral, advertising, outdoor, exhibits/displays, point of purchase, illustration, animation, social media, web design and development, native apps, fully integrated marketing automation, and more. She has assembled a talented staff that is proficient in meeting these needs. Mary holds a Bachelor of Arts and an Associate’s degree in Art Education from Framingham State College and has completed studies at the Massachusetts College of Art and the Boston Architectural Center. She is currently on the Board of Trustees for the Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital–Plymouth, is Chairperson for Beth Israel’s Community Business Partners and sits on the Plymouth 400, Inc. Board of Directors.