At the center of Congress Square, Arrowstreet is revitalizing Quaker Lane into an active and vibrant pedestrian walkway with engaging ground level retail, outdoor seating and dining options.
We asked a panel of immersive digital design experts within the SEGD community for their choices of the most influential immersive environment design.
Half a century ago, Toronto’s skyline was transformed by its first two skyscrapers when renowned Modernist architect Mies van der Rohe designed the Toronto-Dominion Centre. Home to over 70 tenants and 21,000 daily occupants, the TD Centre is the vision of two leading Canadian corporations, TD Bank Group and Cadillac Fairview.
Rockwell Group and LAB at Rockwell Group accomplish a feat of luxurious seamless storytelling “magic” for the Hudson Yards Experience Center using interactive technology—and powerful teamwork.
Companies from Best Buy to Forever 21 use Futura, but probably not the original. That’s because it has been endlessly reimagined, imitated, and blatantly ripped off.
Stephen Sharlach is an Environmental Graphic Design professional with multi-disciplined experience integrating architecture, interiors, graphics and signage.
S D S D E S I G N is an Environmental Graphic Design group. Company focus developing signage & wayfinding systems and the design and management of environmental graphics + identity programs for clients in many industries; specializing in healthcare environments.
Stephen Sharlach has worked with Perkins+Will Architects and ASI Signage in Chicago, and Landor Associates in SanFrancisco.
Jacqueline Hoffmann is a Solutions Consultant at Mvix, a leading provider of content-rich digital signage solutions.
Jacqueline leads the DC Metro team for Mvix, working with designers and engineers to implement digital signage networks for interactive experiences, building directories and wayfinding applications, digital kiosks and other custom projects.
Hannah Olin a co-chair of the Washington DC chapter and is an Environmental Graphic Designer at Gensler.
Hannah Olin has lead design projects in the areas of wayfinding, experiential graphic design and strategy for clients such as:
Dimensional Communications got its start in 1963, when we received our first commission to build a custom exhibit – for the Borden’s Pavilion at the World’s Fair in Flushing Meadows, New York.
In the 50 years since that time, our company has evolved and grown to become a recognized leader in integrated design build solutions. We’re large enough to provide comprehensive, turnkey service, yet small enough to be agile and highly responsive.
William "Bill" Phillips is the Vice President of National Sales at Icon in the Philadelphia area.
William Philips has 18 years experience successfully providing sales and consultation services for brand Implementation through national sign identification programs and construction service.
William Phillips works with Icon's world class program management teams, with whom he provides guidance and structuring for accounts and programs that are tailored to the needs of the client.
Kevin Hughes is the SVP of Marketing and Sales at Icon.
Kevin Hughes is the driving force behind planning and implementing sales and marketing strategies across all of Icon’s service offerings. As SVP, Kevin leads the company’s effort in driving market leadership, demand generation and business development. Kevin Hughes brings over 25 years of sales and sales management experience Icon; working for companies such as American Utility Management, MicroTek, GTE and Savvis. Kevin holds a BBA from St. Norbert College in De Pere, Wisconsin.
Jennifer Kruse is a Vice President at Archetype Signmakers in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
IA Interior Architects brought fun (and games!) to LinkedIn’s new 440,000-square-foot San Francisco office, designing placemaking installations that bring employees together to work, collaborate and play.
Rick Smits is a senior designer at fd2s in Austin, Texas. He has been with the firm for 9 years working on healthcare, civic, retail, corporate and donor recognition projects.
Rick Smits earned his Bachelor of Arts (graphic Design) degree from Columbia College Chicago.
Before joining fd2s Rick Smits worked for Comcorp/Plancom and Epstein / neXt wayfinding + design in Chicago.
Cheri Devlin is a Design Director at Selbert Perkins in Los Angeles. She joined Selbert Perkins in 2013 coming from AECOM where she worked for six years. Cheri Devlin has also worked at Romero Thorsen Design Inc, RTKL and The Jerde Partnership.
Cheri Devlin earned her Masters in Architecture from the University of Pennsylvania and her Bachelors in Architecture from Lehigh University.
With GraphTec, our quality is our signature. Our professional craftsmen and management teams have worked with numerous graphic designers, architects, and general contractors all across the United States. Precise planning and detailed analysis on our part help insure that all your project objectives are achieved in a timely and quality fashion.
In today’s world, visual communication has an ever-expanding reach and impact on the daily lives of all of us.
That is why yazi offers a unique portfolio of design services to our clients. From environmental graphics and wayfinding, to brand identity, print, advertising, photography, and web design, yazi can help to communicate your unique identity and message to the world around you.
With an impending 20-year anniversary, a corporate uncoupling from PayPal, a new CEO and evolving brand guidelines, online retail and resale giant eBay sought the help of ESI Design to help provide a fresh, technology-driven “front door.”
Jeremiah Albrecht is creative director of Chandler, Inc., a fabricator from Afton, Minnesota that specializes in retail and branding environments.
From the SEGD Archives, circa 2014: At Adidas' new research and design building, Büro Uebule uses turbocharged typography to express the essence of sports.
“Nest” is a return home to the first Nestlé factory. On the occasion of its 150th anniversary, Nestlé held a special open house in Vevey, Switzerland complete with “Nest’,” a family experience and exhibition. The site is where Henri Nestlé established his first factory in 1866 near Lake Geneva. The old bakery, the historic villa and the first factory have been restored; the historic site has been covered with a magnificent glass roof creating a new public space.
Seth Davis grew up in the sign business and loved to build things. At a young age he was doing metal work and went on to pursue a degree in Industrial Design from Philadelphia University. Seth quickly built a reputation for a consultative approach to sign-building, working with creative people to turn their vision into reality. With over 20 years in the sign industry, Seth constantly monitors new fabrication trends, integrating them into his business plan when a quality result can be consistently guaranteed.
Degreed in Architecture from the School of Architecture at UNC-Charlotte, a career focused on graphics and signage began in 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina at 505Design, and developed over two years before joining LinkedIn's Design+Build team in August of 2015 in Sunnyvale, California.