ShinnType was founded in 1999 by Nick Shinn, to publish his original type designs. Prior to that, his types had been published by a number of different companies.
ShinnType has released 14 retail typeface families (113 fonts): Artefact, Alphaville, Beaufort, Bodoni Egyptian, Brown Gothic, Eunoia, Goodchild, Handsome, Morphica, Nicholas, Panoptica, Preface, Walburn, and Worldwide.
ShinnType has also designed many exclusive commissioned typefaces, including: Aldo, BN Gothic, Nelson, Richler, and Tribune Century.
ShinnType also does custom logotype and lettering work, especially newspaper mastheads.