Ted Kiper

Ted Kiper



Member Since

April 2005

Ted Kiper is a founding principal with Cardosi Kiper Design Group, a communications design firm that develops and implements wayfinding signage, exhibit, donor recognition and marketing communication programs. Over the past 12 years the firm has specialized in Healthcare, Educational and Transportation wayfinding programs. The firm is currently working on programs for the University of Notre Dame, Northwestern Medicine and Rush University Medical Center.

Prior to founding Cardosi Kiper Design Group, Ted Kiper was project manager and design director with Naughton + Associates, developing marketing communications, wayfinding signage and exhibit programs. In this role, Mr. Kiper had the opportunity to oversee the development of trailway wayfinding programs for non-profit associations and municipalities, in addition to large scale wayfinding systems as project manager and lead design for the 40 gate, two million square foot Terminal D project at Dallas / Fort Worth Airport.
Ted Kiper graduated from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, with a BFA in graphic design. He is a member of SEGD (Society for Experiential Graphic Design), and has received design awards from the annual SEGD Competition and Graphic Design:USA – American Graphic Design Award.

View more of Ted Kiper’s work at Cardosi Kiper Design Group. Connect with Ted on LinkedIn.

Practice Area

Branded Environments, Exhibition, Placemaking, Strategy/Research/Planning, Wayfinding

Focus Area

Brand, Destination Experiences, Equitable Design, Exhibition, Graphic, Interactive, Interpretive, Signage, Smart Cities, Sustainability


Education, Healthcare, Museums, Recreation, Sports, Transportation, Urban + Civic