The Art Angel Don
Don Thornton, aka "The Art Angel Don" is an internationally known Graphic Designer and Senior Art Director and Senior Marketing Director for the (Michael) Jackson Family Foundation. Don is also the Founder & CEO of Thornton & Associates Marketing Services, a Division of Build Management, LLC. Don was born and raised in Akron, Ohio July 29th, 1955 and studied Graphic Design & Commercial Art at Akron Central-Hower High School where he earned a full Scholarship to play basketball at Fairmont State College in Fairmont West Virginia. Don took "Best of Show" at an All Campus Art Show as a Freshman at Fairmont State competing against Seniors and Graduate Students. Don transferred to Defiance College in 1975 where he went on to become an All-American Basketball Player his Sophmore year in 1976. Currently, Don is working on several World Peace Projects and Global Peace Initiatives on behalf of Promoting Global Peace, Love & Unity for the benefit of all mankind and for the "Greater Good of Society". Don's main Portfolio Site is located at www.DonaldThornton.webs.com.