Ashby is the principal of Ashby Design, a design studio
whose clients include Warner Bros. Records, Virgin Entertainment
Group, Rounder Records, ESL Records and EMI Music Group.
For ten years Ashby was vice president and creative
director for the Recording Industry Association of America.
His work has been published by Print, HOW, I.D., Graphis
and C.A. magazines and has won awards from the New York
Directors Club, the AIGA, the American Center
for Design and the Designers and Art Directors Association
of the United Kingdom (D&AD). He is an associate
professor of graphic design at the Corcoran College
of Art + Design in Washington, D.C.