GDUSA starts each year by choosing a group of People To Watch who embody the spirit of the creative community.
Category: People to Watch 2020
CREATIVE DIRECTOR, HAPPY MEDIUM DES MOINES IA Doug is Happy Medium’s Creative Director and is passionate about creating, modifying, and translating brands that straddle the digital and traditional divide. He constantly challenges himself to find impactful solutions for clients of all shapes and sizes. Doug holds a Master of Arts with a concentration in graphic […]
CREATIVE DIRECTOR, HUSH BROOKLYN NY Garrett Johnston has an illustrious career of leveraging his passion for film to help create immersive and content-driven narrative experiences. Formerly a Creative Director at experiential agency Fake Love, he champions physical and digital spaces that go beyond pure functionality and leave enduring, strategic impacts. Johnston’s background as a filmmaker […]
Steve Crafts is the founding Partner and Chief Creative Officer at Place Creative Company.
Pum Lefebure is an award-winning creative director, savvy business leader, and trendsetter.
As Creative Director, Jon Vallance has run the San Francisco Pearlfisher studio since 2018.
Three-time David Ogilvy Award Winner Carlos Caicedo knows the power behind a compelling story.
John Glasgow guides New York ideas-led brand design agency Vault49.
Nakita M. Pope
Nakita M. Pope is the Chief Chick and Principal Brand Strategist at Branding Chicks.
Jamie is a veteran at Turner Duckworth for over 13 years, and collected many industry accolades.
Xi Alice Zong
Xi Alice Zong is an award-winning graphic designer at Apple.
Kelli Miller is executive creative director and partner at And/Or.
Joel is endlessly fascinated by what can be accomplished through collaboration.
Max Allers is creative director at Max Marketing Communications.
Gerardo Ortiz is a designer, cyclist, speaker and serial entrepreneur with a fresh perspective.
Julie Beall lives and breathes design.
Mike has over 20 years of global brand design experience leading design and innovation programs.
Dylan Mulvaney’s expertise lies in translating a brand’s core values, strategy, and voice into striking visual executions. As an Art Director at Gretel,
Connie runs cfk creative, volunteers as a speaker, Helpline Specialist, and facilitator for adult children support.
Dave Zamba has spent the last 25 years, and is Creative Director at Prosek Partners.
Clark works with a wide range of brands as creative strategist and a visionary leader.
Nicte Cuevas has worked with several national and international companies through massive rebrands.
Mika Owens joined Chermayeff & Geismar & Haviv as a designer in 2013.
Sarah is a thinker, a listener, an illustrator, a communicator and a puzzle solver at Cactus.
Robert has received many awards for his designs and also has been published in several design books.
Claudia Roeschmann runs the Communication Design program at Texas State University.
Jay attributes his success to his process-minded and forward-thinking approach.
Phill Rees is a Design Director for FITCH in its NYC office.
Adam Taylor runs a design and marketing agency in Red Bank NJ.
Patience F Williams
Patience is a New England native who started and built her graphic design career in New York City.
Donna Bonavita approaches design reflecting how she was taught to listen, acknowledge and appreciate.
Lori is a visual thinker and passionate about developing a unique visual language for each of her clients.
Anna Minkkinen is a creative veteran with an impressive history in branding and design.
Danielle art directs and designs at MOD, a branding agency in Philadelphia.
Will Johnson + William Campbell
Will Johnson and William Campbell are a directing duo based in LA.
Kristin Levitskie + Susie Edwards
Kristin Levitskie and Susie Edwards first met at a design studio in northwestern New Jersey