Advisory Council

2014 Spark Awards Advisory Council

Kit Hinrichs, Principal, Studio Hinrichs, San Francisco
Clark Kellogg, Partner,Collective Invention and Adjunct Professor, UC Berkeley
Alf Nucifora, Chairman, The Luxury Marketing Councils of San Francisco, Seattle and Las Vegas
Drew Takahashi, Funjacket Enterprises and Founder, Colossal Pictures. San Francisco
Brent Oppenheimer, Founder & Creative Director, OH&CO, New York
Dan Sturges, Hardware/Systems Designer, Project 100, Inc.
David Meckel, Director of Research and Planning, California College of the Arts, SF
Jessie Canon, Director of Web Strategies, Pluo Consulting
Tucker Viemeister, Director of Special Projects, Ralph Applebaum Associates, NYC
Michael Vanderbyl, Principal, Vanderbyl Design, San Francisco
Scott Stropkay, Partner, Essential Design, Boston
Nate Mclaughlin, Director of Technology, Semble.com
Richard Wilde, Chairman, Graphic Design and Advertising, School of Visual Arts, NYC
Kristen Richards, Editor, Oculus Magazine and ArchNewsNow, NYC
Tom Matano, Executive Director Industrial Design, Academy of Art University
Chee Pearlman, Principal, Chee Company, NYC
Manuel Saez, Principal, manuelsaezdesign, NYC
Lisa Sullivan, Principal of Sullivan + Ruther, Berkeley
Jared Hendler, EVP, Global Director, Dialogue Digital & Creative, MWW, NYC
Steve Smith, Operating Advisor, Pegasus Capital, NYC
Sally Dominguez, Founder, Rainwater Hog & Bug Design Ltd.
Tom Dair, President, Smart Design World-wide, San Francisco

SPARK ASIA ADVISORY BOARD
Professor Jan Staël von Holstein, College of Design & Innovation, Tongji University, Shanghai
Professor Tong Huming, Director, College of Design & Innovation, Guangzhou Academy of Fine Art
David Grossman, Co-Chair, Israeli Design Works/China, Former Chair, ICOGRADA, Tel Aviv
Julia Leimei Chiu, Director of G-Mark Awards, Japan, President, ICOGRADA, Tokyo
Tim Fletcher, Marketing Director, Daedalus Design, former head, IDSA China, Pittsburgh
Eddy Yu, Design Director, Codesign LTD, Hong Kong
Cathy Huang, President, China Bridge International, Shanghai
Dr. Roger Ball, President, DesignDirect, Prof., School of Design, Hong Kong Polytechnic
Professor Yongqi Lou, Vice Dean, College of Design & Innovation of Tongji University, Shanghai
Amy Gendler, Assoc. Prof., Communication Design, CAFA, Director, AIGA-China, Beijing
Professor Jun Cai, Director, Design Mgmt Research Lab, Tsinghua University, Beijing
Professor Renke He, Dean, Hunan University School of Design
Dr. Franke Ng, Assoc. Prof., Institute of Textiles & Clothing, Hong Kong Polytechnic
Philipp Michel, Managing Director, Piech Asian Enterprises, Beijing