Eddie Opara is a partner at Pentagram, the world’s largest independent design consultancy. Based in Pentagram’s New York office, he has worked with companies and organizations including Fast Company, Codecademy, Samsung, Cooper Hewitt and many more.
Joe Duffy is one of the world’s most respected and sought after thought leaders on branding and design. His work is regularly featured in leading marketing and design publications and is exhibited around the world. Joe founded Duffy with a vision to build a new kind of branding and creative company—partnering with clients and other firms in all communication disciplines. In 2004, Joe received the Legacy Medal from the AIGA for a lifetime of achievement. He has been recognized as one of the “fast 50” most influential people in the future of business by Fast Company.
Chris Do is founder of Blind as well as The Futur. He has worked for a long list of household name brands such as Sony, Nike, Google, Audi, NFL, Wells Fargo, and X-Box, just to name a few. In part one of the interview we will hear Chris talk about how he got into design, some of his thoughts about how to be better at business by making personal changes, and how he grew from a solo act to owning a business that employees creatives as well as supporting business professionals that keep Blind running.
Interview With Since 2001 Jay Fletcher has been living & working in Charleston, South Carolina as a graphic designer and illustrator. What took root in 2004 as a late-night side gig has flourished into a full-time business, a stable of successful clients, and...
Kit Hinrichs was a parter at Pentagram at their San Francisco office from 1986 through 2009 and is currently principal at Studio Henrichs. He is a recipient of the prestigious AIGA medal and his work is included in the permanent collections of the Museum of Modern Art, New York, the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art and the Library of Congress. He is co-author of four books, including Typewise, Long May She Wave, 100 American Flag Icons and The Pentagram Papers.
Chris Jones is a freelance graphic designer in the Baltimore MD area. He has served as programming director for the Baltimore AIGA and eventually served as president of the Baltimore AIGA for three years. He continues to focus on brand development and supports businesses with his design, illustration, and web development skills. You can see more of Chris’ work at his website, www.brownhornetdesign.com
Interview With Domenica Genovese and Brenda Foster are the founders and principles at Greatest Creative Factor (GCF) in Central PA. They have focused on the higher education market for over 20 years and their clients include Johns Hopkins, George Mason University, The...
Bob Gillespie is founder and owner of Propr Design. His clients include Culinary Architecture, Charm City Coffee, Gunther & Co., and many more in and around the Baltimore area.
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