Thursday, June 25, 2015
12pm – 4pm
The Beer Hall at Mill Street BrewPub
21 Tankhouse Lane, Distillery District
Toronto, ON M5A 3C4
Paddy has over 10 years experience in branding, strategy, and design. He has degrees in literature and architecture and has worked in research and advertising. His clients have included The New York Jets and Giants, Coca-Cola, McDonald’s, Unilever, the Holy City of Mecca, and Li-Ning. He is an award-winning writer and filmmaker and has spoken at several design conferences as well as at Brown, Harvard, and the Central Academy of Fine Arts in Beijing. Paddy was formerly the SVP Design Innovation and Digital Creative Director at Indigo Books and, prior to that, Executive Creative Director at Bruce Mau Design.
Dave helps organizations develop and evolve purpose-driven, integrated design, workflow and communications for online and offline media. His cross-media industry expertise spans more than 20 years and boasts many awards. He held the position of Creative Director at L.L. Bean and had the privilege to work on Seth Godin’s “The Domino Project”. Dave’s love of the industry is undeniable. He was a past president of AIGA Maine and continues to support the design community. He wears many hats in the industry – consultant, in-house team leader, business owner and blogger. At Adobe, Dave helps organizations leverage the tools and best practices to advance business goals.