I'm very honored my company (DesignThinkers) got mentioned in the Service Design Supplement in the Guardian.
"Extraordinary examples of service design are cropping up everywhere. And
not just in the UK. In the Netherlands, service design agency
DesignThinkers was commissioned by the Dutch government to work on a
national branding programme. In Korea, US design group Continuum finds
that its Seoul office has one in 10 projects geared to service design,
I have been asked to participate in a workshop at Parsons New School for Design New York.
Naturally I am very honored. Specially since the other participants (so far) are Fred Dust and Ryan Jacoby from IDEO, Roger Martin from Rotman, Jannene Rae from Peer Insight, and Bob Feldman, Feldman and Partners and David Armano.
So needles to say... I could do with a little help.
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