Occupant Fonts is the typographic division of Occupant LLC. Cyrus Highsmith is head of operations. His designs have won awards from the Type Directors Club and AIGA, as well as in international competitions. They have been selected by designers at Ford Motor Company, Rolling Stone, The Wall Street Journal, México’s El Universal, Martha Stewart Living, and starwars.com.
Occupant Press promotes Highsmith’s books, illustrations, and limited-edition prints. Its first product was the alphabet book, Apple Bear Cat, created for his daughter. Highsmith’s illustrations have been licensed by Nike, alwayson.com, and Urban Graphic. He has created two children’s books for the Japanese publisher, Bunkeiduo. Galleries in North America and Japan have exhibited his prints.