frog opens a new studio in Mexico City enabling local and global clients in the region to have access to over 50 years of design expertise.
Alysha Smith is now CEO of strategic brand design consultancy modern8 She was Managing Director of the agency, has been inhouse at Banana Republic and Gap, was recently director of Salt Lake Design Week.
AIGA has named a new Executive Director: Bennie F. Johnson. He comes over from the Better Business Bureau. The search process was led by the Board of Directors and executive search firm Nonprofit HR.
Thirst has closed but founder Rick Valicenti has plans while partners John Pobojewski and Bud Rodecker find continuity in new firm
Trollbäck+Company appoints Bo Bishop as Executive Director, Creative Strategy and Fran Roberts as Creative Director.
New York-based brand design studio ThoughtMatter has named Wednesday Krus and newcomer Samantha Barbagiovanni as Design Directors to help lead an already predominantly female team.
Gill Fishman, a talented, successful, smart and empathetic graphic designer, fought a valiant, three-year battle with cancer that ended peacefully this week.
Tobias Frere-Jones has been named this year’s Wm. O. Steinmetz ’50 Designer-in-Residence at MICA. It features a public lecture October 29 at 7 pm on campus.
The One Club has named Kasia Karolak the Gender Equality Program Manager, a new role at the non-profit.
Adobe’s new UX Designers to Watch program, in its inaugural list, is spotlighting ten UX designers who are still relatively early in their careers, but already pushing the profession’s boundaries.
Sonia Greteman has been named to the 2019 Women in Business Hall of Fame by the Wichita Business Journal.
Creative industry veteran Brianna Wettlaufer has been named Head of Content for Adobe Stock. She brings vast experience with both start-ups and creative-focused companies.
Digital experience agency INPHANTRY has promoted Regi Jacob to Creative Director. He previously held the position of Associate Creative Director since 2017.
TFI Envision’s Vice President, Mary Ellen Butkus, represented the woman-owned strategic design and marketing agency at the recent Women in Auto Care Leadership Conference
Bulletproof has added three new creatives to its New York office: Tony Connor, Dan Gladden and James Thompson.
Former Landor creative Brittnell Anderson brings design and technology mastery to the San Francisco office of Cogs & Marvel.
NY-based creative agency Gradient has expanded, merging with LA-based social and digital agency Little Arrows and adding Jennifer de Fouchier as Executive Creative Director & Partner.
Chase Design Group has tapped industry veteran Steven Dunphy as Executive Creative Director for the New York office.
Boston-based Toth+Co has appointed Kimberlee Eten as Creative Director to lead its teams in Boston and in New York, where she is based.
Carey Jenkins is the first female CEO at Seattle-based Substantial digital agency and she hopes it sends a message.
Darren Walker, President of the Ford Foundation, is the Director’s Award recipient of the 2018 National Design Awards.
Design education and educators have more influence than ever on the fast-changing shape of design, media and culture. This is certainly true of the 2018 group…
Vox Media has named Phil Delbourgo the new VP of Design to bring a renewed design vision to the entire company.
Having spent over 15 years in senior management roles at creative firms, Sabah Ashraf brings experience and insight to her new CEO role at Superunion.