Marc Gobé

Marc Gobé, President & Editor, Emotional Branding LLC

Who are you, professionally speaking?
I am a designer, film maker and writer

How did you choose your design discipline?
Because i wanted to live a creative life

What are some elements that make your designs distinctive?
Emotional

Is your work international, or regionally focused?
International

What is your ideal project or commission?
A project that will solve a business issue

Have you worked in sustainable materials?
Being brought up on a farm, i am very conscious of how delicate but also powerful nature is

Who are your top 3 favorite designers?
Mother Nature, Galileo and Eiffel

What are you currently reading?
The medium is the massage

What advise can you offer to a new graduate?
Stick to it, the last one standing get the prize

How did you get your first paying design job?
A consumer good company came to my school and asked for the top 5 students

What do you do for inspiration?
I take photographs, i read, i fly fish… fishing is the science of observation