Hospitality

Official Signs & Icons 3: Chinese Icon System

549 Chinese symbol signs, one universal wayfinding language.

Instagram Is Changing How We Design Spaces (And Creating Incredibly Lucrative Businesses)

“This place is really Instagrammable, you’ll see what I mean.”

The Triumphant Return of New York Neon

How the glow went from strip clubs to trendy restaurants.

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Northwest Sign & Design

Northwest Sign & Design is a full-service design / build sign company with a focus on design and supporting the designs of others through feasibility studies, budget analysis, value engineering, and engineering.

25 years of old school hand craftsmanship combined with the latest in technology and a company wide sense of ownership are the ingredients for our success in completing projects on time and to the highest level of quality.

Randall Eslick, Owner and CEO, Eslick Design, Tulsa, Oklahoma
Randall Eslick

Randall Eslick is the Owner and CEO of Eslick Design in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Jeff Dickinson, Senior Vice President at Icon Identity Systems in Chicago
Jeff Dickinson

Jeff Dickinson, Senior Vice President, Icon, Chicago

William "Bill" Phillips, Vice President of National Sales at Icon Identity Systems
William "Bill" Phillips

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, SVP Marketing and Sales, Icon Identity Solutions, Elk Grove Village, Chicago
Kevin Hughes

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.

Cheri Devlin, Design Director, Selbert Perkins, Los Angeles
Cheri Devlin

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.

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Shikatani Lacroix Goes to Bat for Boston Pizza

The digital content is presented on an engaging Boston Pizza digital canvas layered throughout the environment that positions Boston Pizza as the ultimate provider of sports content for professional sports fans and local teams alike.

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Float4 Connects Guests to Paris at Sofitel Baltimore

In a beautiful part of Paris, there’s a historic luxury hotel with views of the Eiffel Tower and a new digital welcome experience affectionately dubbed “TOM,” designed by Float4 (Montreal).

Camille Lintag, Endpoint
Camille Lintag

Camille Lintag is a wayfinding designer at Endpoint, a specialist in wayfinding and the translation of brands within the built environment. Endpoint looks at the built environment in a different way. A way that creates immense strategic and aesthetic value for clients.

Bill MArquet, General Manager, Design Communications Ltd. Orlando
Bill Marquet

Bill Marquet is the General Manager for Design Communications Ltd. Orlando operation.

Bill Marquet has been with Design Communications Ltd. since 2007. He joined as an Operations Manager and became General Manager of the Orlando operation in 2013.

He graduated from the College of Mount St. Saint Joseph

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OVOLO WOOLLOOMOOLOO

Ovolo Hotels are a global hospitality company providing guests with unique lifestyle hotels. Each of their properties features contemporary high-end interiors and integrates the very latest technology and amenities to appeal to the modern traveller. Expanding their unique offer within Australia, they recently opened Ovolo Woolloomooloo, a character-packed hotel situated inside Finger Wharf, a huge heritage-listed timber export shed on the side of Sydney’s iconic harbor.

Zhang Hongze
Zhang Hongze

Zhang Hongze, as a national certified architect and national advertising expert. He is one of experts in the area of wayfinding signage system design and research in China as well as China Sign Association. He is also one of the organizer and preparatory of SEGD-China.

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EOS Light Panel Systems

EOS Light Panel Systems is an award-winning, leading integrator of LED lighting solutions for Commercial, Retail, Municipality, Hospitality and Luxury Residence Applications, both Internationally and throughout the United States, with clients such as Internationally recognized brands and major celebrities. EOS Light Panel Systems is a trendsetter of sustainable, eco-friendly solutions and has blazed the paths necessary to bring LED lighting to the mainstream market around the globe.

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Signets

Signets is Cleveland's best choice for architectural signage, specializing in design, manufacturing and management of wayfinding, brand communication and information signage solutions.

Signets has the expertise that clients depend on, with 50 years of experience in interior and exterior wayfinding signage systems. Signets provides a total spectrum of signs and graphics for the environment in which they must function.

John Emshwiller, Gensler
John Emshwiller

John Emshwiller is co-chair of the Los Angeles Chapter.

John Emshwiller is a Senior Associate and Design Director with more than 19 years of professional brand design experience. He dedicates himself to providing clients with authentic designs and strategies that when completed are impactful and consistent with company’s visual identity.

Mvix

Based in Sterling, VA, Mvix provides content-rich digital signage, video wall, and interactive signage solutions that optimize the customer experience, improve efficiency and reduce operating costs.

Our turnkey visual communication solutions challenge our clients to rethink how they communicate and engage with their audiences. They turn browsers into customers and employees into brand ambassadors all while enhancing brand awareness. And we manage it all, from strategy to activation to signature support.

Michael Freimuth, Franklyn
Michael Freimuth

Michael Freimuth is the co-founder and creative director of Franklyn, a boutique creative and technology firm based in Brooklyn. A graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design, Michael is an award-winning creative director whose work has been recognized by myriad industry organizations including the AIGA, Art Directors Club, the Society of Publication Designers, Print and Communication Arts magazines.

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Ray Chung to Head The Johnson Studio at Cooper Carry

Cooper Carry’s move to expand its restaurant design and hospitality interiors practice through The Johnson Studio at COOPER CARRY comes after the two design firms joined forces earlier this year. The Johnson Studio at Cooper Carry is currently working on twenty projects across the U.S. and the Caribbean.

Jessica Kaising

Jessica Kaising is a Graphic Designer at BHDP, an award-winning international architectural firm with offices in Cincinnati and Columbus, Ohio and Raleigh, N.C.. She received a Bachelor of Science (BS), Graphic Communication Design from the University of Cincinnati.

Previously, Jessica Kaising was an Hospitality Environmental Graphic Design Intern at FRCH Design Worldwide. There, she designed in the hospitality studio on projects that included environmental brand building, renderings and elevation drawings, 3D modeling, design and shop drawings, and installation plans.

Adrian Levin, Levin Silbert
Adrian Levin

Adrian Levin is a principal with Levin Silbert, an international design firm specializing in branding and communications for architectural environments and public spaces.

With a background in architecture from his native Buenos Aires and communication design in New York, Adrian Levin has more than 25 years of professional experience in visual communications and branding programs for architectural environments.

Alison Richings, Endpoint
Alison Richings

Alison Richings is Wayfinding Design Director of Endpoint.

For Alison Richings, wayfinding is her vocation. She has always been fascinated by human behaviour – why we make the decisions we do, how the environment impacts on that, and how we can make things better for all concerned. When you get that right, it can be hugely rewarding. No more so than in the field of Health, which is where she started in wayfinding. Alison was part of the team that researched and wrote the national NHS guidelines on wayfinding.

Peter Krikhaar, Endpoint
Peter Krikhaar

Peter Krikhaar is Managing Director of Endpoint in Dubai. As an experienced brand expert, he is passionate about the importance of brand implementation and how best to realise brand potential in the built environment, to enhance reputation and ultimately brand value. Peter has a background in business administration and was Director at VIM Group prior to Endpoint, delivering transformational brand change to many international blue-chip clients.

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