Rod Vera

Rod Vera

I like to lead multi-talented teams to create unforgettable experience that finds truth and meaning in the world.



Member Since

May 2024

Rod heads up the design team at History Factory, an creative and archives agency in Washington DC. Over the past 20 years, he has successfully assembled, guided and inspired teams of design professionals in the United States and abroad to create high-profile thematic and branded experiences that enlighten, entertain and move people to action.

Ask me about

Movie posters, corporate branded experiences, video campaigns, immersive media-focused experiences, book design and brand development work.

My super power is

Motivating and teams to do very creative and thought ful work and design visual identity work and brand experiences.

I'm looking for

Ideas, inspiration, new people/talent, fun things to do, learning new things

What I love about experience design

I love animals, art, history, unusual people, design, movies, etc

Best piece of advice I've ever heard

its not the jobs/projects you take on that make you successful, its the ones you don’t take on.

Where I find Inspiration

At museums, shopping malls and Pinterest

Practice Area

Branded Environments, Digital Experiences, Exhibition, Strategy/Research/Planning, Wayfinding

Focus Area

Brand, Digital, Exhibition, Graphic, Interactive, Interpretive


Corporate, Education, Entertainment, Healthcare, Transportation, Workplace