Gordon was born in China and raised in Chicago, Illinois. He graduated from School of the Art Institute Chicago, concentrated in Visual Communication Design. He worked at Perkins + Will as an environmental graphic designer, where he learned the basic knowledge of branding. He is interested in learning and exploring more about the brand psychology and strategies and how it affects the brand in the market place.
Gordon also freelances at a few other agencies, and now he works at CME Group as a motion graphic artist.
Aside from his creative side, he likes to explore different types of cuisine and the art scenes in the city.