2017 Global Design Awards

Patrick Blanchard

Patrick Blanchard is an environmental graphic design intern at HOK. He received a Bachelors of Fine Art, Graphic Design at the University of Kansas.

Carlo Giannasca, Frost*collective

Carlo Giannasca is a multi-award winning graphic and environmental designer who today is a partner at globally recognized Frost*collective where he is Head of Urbanite, one of Australia’s for

Keith Helmetag

As one of the founders of C&G Partners, Keith Helmetag offers creative direction to a talented team involved in signage and wayfinding as well as exhibit and experience design commissions.

Paul McConnell is the Director of Design at Intersection in New York

Paul McConnell is a member of the 2017 SEGD Board

Paul McConnell is the Director of Design at Intersection (New York), a technology, experience design and innovation firm recognized for their groundbreaking digital transformations of shared spaces.

Christina Lyons, Director of the Graphics Department at FIT

Christina Lyons is a member of the 2017 SEGD Board representing education

Christina Lyons is the Director of the Graphic Design Department at the Fashion Institute of Technology/SUNY in New York.

Previous to this position she was the Director of the Graphics Department at Lee H. Skolnick Architecture + Design Partnership.

Udo Schliemann, Entro

Udo Schliemann brings over 30 years of expe­ri­ence to Entro, special­iz­ing in iden­tity devel­op­ment, environmental branding, and signage and wayfind­ing design.

Rachel Einsidler headshot

Co-Chair of the SEGD New York Chapter.

Rachel Einsidler is a Senior Designer and Associate at Airspace with experience in experiential graphic design, exhibit design, identity and print design.

Michael Freimuth, Franklyn

Michael Freimuth is the co-founder and creative director of Franklyn, a boutique creative and technology firm based in Brooklyn.

Headshot of Kristine Matthews, Studio Matthews

Kristine Matthews is the owner and principal of Studio Matthews, established in 2008 and specializing in the sustainable design of exhibitions, installations, and print projects.

Upcoming SEGD Events

2017 Xlab Conference
2018 SEGD Branded Environments
2018 SEGD Management for Designers