Reinterpreting the Role of a Designer (Part 2)

Posted by on June 1, 2012 in Entrepreneurship, Videos

In a previous post, I provided the transcript for my recent TEDx talk at Carnegie Mellon titled “Reinterpreting the Role of a Designer.” Well, good news! The video is now live and online. What are your thoughts on the role of design in entrepreneurial endeavor? What are your thoughts on the role of pro bono in for-profit business? Let’s discuss in the comments below!


Matthew Manos

Matthew Manos is a social entrepreneur and business-design theorist that is dedicated to disrupting the way the design industry operates. He is the founder of verynice, and provides strategic leadership for the studio. Matthew’s work and ideas have been published in 100+ print and online venues internationally including The Huffington Post, GOOD, Gestalten, HOW, and Wired Magazine. Matthew speaks regularly at events and institutions across the United States including TEDxCMU, Social Enterprise Alliance, UCLA, WKU, and Pepperdine University. He holds a BA in Design Media Arts from UCLA, and an MFA in Media Design from the Art Center College of Design.

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