A

Justin Ahrens
Founder and Creative Director
Rule 29
Lea Alcantara
Partner, Lead Designer
Bright Umbrella
Kelli Anderson
Designer, Animator, Illustrator

B

Mike Beauchamp
3D Design Director
Pearlfisher
Ilise Benun
Author, Mentor/Business Coach for Creative Pros, Host of Marketing Mentor Podcast & HOWLive Podcast + Program Partner HOW Design Live
Dena Blevins
Creative Director Global Promotions & Brand
Starbucks Coffee Company
Peter Borowski
Head of Global Design
SC Johnson
Maureen Boyle
Director of Creative Services & Events
Cars.com
Andy Brenits
HOW Design Live 2017 Program Advisor
President of the Board, InSource
Dontrese Brown
Chief Creative Officer/Principal
J. Dontrese Creative, Inc: Leadership | Branding | Strategy | Consulting
Ron Burrage
Sr. Director, Head of Global Design
The Hershey Company
Melissa Bush
Account Director, Global Creative Studio
Starbucks Coffee Company

C

Ben Callahan
President
Sparkbox
Hamish Campbell
Creative Director, New York
Pearlfisher
David Carson
Graphic Designer
davidcarsondesign
Alex Center
Design Director
The Coca-Cola Company
Margo Chase
Founder
Chase Design Group
Seymour Chwast
Director, the Pushpin Group and Co-Founder, Push Pin Studios
Brian Collins
Chief Creative Officer and Co-Founder
COLLINS
Adam Connor
VP of Organizational Design
Mad*Pow
Jennifer Cortner
Vice President of Partnerships & Operations
Discovery Communications
Moira Cullen
Vice President Global Beverage Design
PepsiCo

D

Alex Daly
Founder
Vann Alexandra
Sem Devillart
Founder
Popular Operations
Diane Domeyer
Executive Director
The Creative Group

F

Jeffrey Fields
Vice President Global Creative Studios
Starbucks Coffee Company
Dan Formosa, Ph.D.
Dan Formosa!, LLC
Jason Fox
Chair, Graphic Design
SCAD
Amanda Froehlich
Manager, Creative Operations
Saint-Gobain

G

Bill Gardner
President
Gardner Design
Malcolm Gladwell
Author of The Tipping Point, David and Goliath
Timothy Goodman
Designer, Illustrator, Author
DeeDee Gordon
Serial Entrepreneur, Innovator, Founder of the-Collaboratory™ and Applied Futures Thinking™
Jeff Greenspan
Creative and Strategy Consultant
JeffGreenspan.com
Tom Guarriello, Ph.D
Instructor, SVA Masters in Branding Program and Co-Founder TrueTalk Consulting
Gaemer Gutierrez
Creative Director
CVS Health

H

Tosh Hall
Executive Creative Director
Jones Knowles Ritchie
Eleanor Handley
Lead Trainer
GK Training and Communications
Sam Harrison
Speaker, Author and Coach on Creativity-Related Topics
David Hartman
Creative Director, Brand Design Lab
Target
Jonathan Hoefler
Founder
Hoefler&Co

J

Natasha Jen
Partner
Pentagram
Jake Jorgovan
Creative Strategist at OutboundCreative.com & Author at Jake-Jorgovan.com

K

Klaus Kaasgaard
VP of Experience Design
Intuit
Jim Krause
Founder
Jim Krause Design
Indra Kupferschmid
Typographer, Professor at HBKsaar

L

Jean-Pierre Lacroix
President
Shikatani Lacroix Design
Ande LaMonica
Global Brand & Design Strategist
GE
Pum Lefebure
Co-Founder & Chief Creative Officer
Design Army
Emily Lewis
Partner, Lead Developer
Bright Umbrella
Jeremy Loyd
Creative Director
Sparkbox

M

Matthew Manos
Founder and Managing Director
verynice
Christine Mau
Co-Founder
No More
Megan Mead
Founder & Owner of HN2S
Debbie Millman
Founder and Host of the Design Matters Podcast, Co-founder Graduate Program in Branding at SVA, Editorial and Creative Director of Print Magazine
David Moll
Senior Manager, Operations
Discover Financial Services
Stefan Mumaw
Director of Creative Strategy
Hint
Steve Murray
Creative Director
Starbucks Coffee Company

N

Joe Natoli
UX Consultant, Author and Speaker, training Fortune 500 teams to successfully integrate UX best practices for nearly three decades
Elizabeth Nientimp
Director of Creative Content and Design
General Mills, Inc.

O

Gemma O'Brien
Artist Specializing in Lettering, Illustration, Typography
Ximena O'Reilly
Global Head of Visual Identity & Design Marketing and Consumer Communication
Nestec Ltd
Andrew O'Sullivan
Head of Experiential Marketing
The Absolut Company

P

Mike Peck
Creative Director, Office Creative Studio
Microsoft
Mauro Porcini
SVP & Chief Design Officer
PepsiCo
Nancy Poznoff
Vice President Marketing
Starbucks Coffee Company

R

Sonja Rasula
Founder
Unique Markets, CAMP, The Unique Space
Julia Reich
Owner
Stone Soup Creative
Mike Rice
Global Senior Creative Director
Whole Foods Market
Ed Roberts
Writer, Speaker, Creative Director, IHAF Board Member
HOW Design Live 2017 Program Advisor
Ryan Robinson
Content Marketing Consultant
Mike Rohde
Designer, Author of The Sketchnote Handbook

S

Emily Sander
Chair, Advertising Department
Savannah College of Art and Design
Richard Shear
Partner - Chief Creative Officer
Invōk
David Sherwin
Co-Founder
Ask The Sherwins LLC
Mary Paynter Sherwin
Co-Founder
Ask The Sherwins LLC
Helen Stringer
Design Director, Corporate Capability
Procter & Gamble

T

Christine Taylor
Licensing Creative Account Manager
Hallmark Cards
Terri Trespicio
Content and Branding Expert
Co-Creator of Lights Camera Expert
Jason Tselentis
Writer, Designer, Associate Professor
Winthrop University's Department of Design
David Turner
Co-Founder of Turner Duckworth

V

Ken Volk
Senior Director of Creative+Branding
Kronos, Inc.

W

Phyllis Woods
Senior Director, Global Creative & Content Marketing
Marriott International

Z

Jeffrey Zeldman
Founder of studio.zeldman, Publisher of A List Apart, Co-Founder of An Event Apart