Co-author of The Experience Economy, James H. Gilmore is an author, speaker, and management advisor to organizations throughout the world, helping them go deep on innovative ways to create customer value and new revenue.
Jun Xie is a student at the Fashion Institute of Technology studying Exhibition and Experience Design pursuing a Master of Arts degree. She was graduated from Pratt Institute with a Bachelor degree of Industrial Design last year. With great passion of making design a bit more fun, she wants to work on designing space that gives people a surprised moment.
plus & greater than is a native post-disciplinary practice, built from the ground up on the idea that great collaborations, between people with many talents, make great places and experiences. Our mission is to reunite culture and place through art, design, and discourse.
Andrew Sibert is an Interaction Designer at Google in Mountain View, California.
Andrew Sibert was born and raised in Raleigh, North Carolina. Being the son of two architects, as long as he can remember he has been encouraged to create. Recently, Andrew has discovered product design, something he hopes to pursue as a life long passion.
Jonathan Jackson is a Partner at WSDIA | WeShouldDoItAll in Brooklyn, New York.
Jonathan Jackson, a founding partner of WSDIA | WeShouldDoItAll graduated from Kent State University with a degree in Architecture. Prior to founding WSDIA in 2004, he worked for architects Studio Archea in Italy, Archi-Tectonics and Lindy Roy in NYC. He served 2 years on the AIGA/NY board of directors and as visiting critic at Columbia University GSAPP, Pratt University, Rhode Island School of Design, and Ecole Superieure en Visual Merchandising Design in Switzerland.
Char Alfonzo is the Director of Design and Special Events at MAC Cosmetics in Brooklyn.
Carlos "Char" Alfonzo is a New York-based Art Director, Photographer and Video Director. Char Alfonzo's specialties include: Creative Direction, Photography, Retail Space Design & Experience, Filmmaking, Branding & Identity.
Char Alfonzo graduated from Parsons School of Design with a BFA in Communication Design.