A collection of relevant design resources from a wide variety of contexts.
Activating Experiences that Matter.
Vollmer serves here as one of the Principals and SVP of Design.
A fine design outfit in Midtown Atlanta.
People of Resource
This group of great designers covers a lot of different areas of design. Based in Atlanta.
Small Design Firm
David Small's work in the area of immersive interaction design is just amazing.
Design as interrogation of common situations and objects. Simple, soul-smile-inducing solutions. A favorite amongst the Info Retail designers.
This Dutch collective carefully navigates the border of art and design. Deep thinking and unexpected approaches. Their store in NYC is a favorite.
The design work of Sönke Hoof and Fabian Baumann. Sönke is a fellow graduate of KHB Berlin.
Service Design Network (SDN)
International network focusing on the practice of service design. Member.
Customer Experience Professionals Association (CXPA)
A rapidly growing association with professionals from all aspects of customer experience creation and management. Member.
An informal, international network of professionals interested in service design. Coordinators of service design drinks.
The Design Management Institute (DMI)
The organization for the furthering of design management processes and methods. A great organization advancing the recognition of design as an effective business tool. Member since 2009.
Red Dot Design Zentrum & Award
Internationally recognized design award
Atlanta Pecha Kucha
20x20 seconds, slides, inspiration, conciseness.
David Bakers design consulting and seminar firm.
PDMA - Product Development and Management Association
Professional association - looking at all aspects of product development
IDSA - Industrial Designers Society of America
The largest ID organization in the U.S.
Corporate Design Foundation
Supporting design practices and thinking within organizations.
Design Council (UK)
Promoting design for the public good.
Design Council (UK) – About Design
A direct link to a solid primer on design in the 21st century
Verband Deutscher Industrie Designer e.V.
German Association of Industrial Designers
Initiative Deutscher Designverbände
Meta-Association of a number of German Design Associations
Florian Vollmer's dedicated photography practice. An overview of his work is featured on the website, Vollmer also has been featured in exhibitions in the Atlanta area and beyond.
The work of Florian's father Manfred Vollmer. He has been documenting the transformation of the Ruhrgebiet in Germany over the last 30 years.
Ashes and Snow
Gregory Colbert's amazing visual work.
Felix Wirth, Düssedorf, Germany. Studio and Fashion photography.
Photographer Marty Jacobson: Photojournalistic Portraiture, Fine Art and Commercial Photography
KISD - Cologne International School of Design
A highly integrated design school, leading the way in innovative design education. Prof. Birgit Mager is teaches and advances the emerging discipline of service design here.
Birmingham Institute of Art and Design
Many disciplines of art and design are being taught at B.I.A.D. Bachelor's and Master's degrees.
KHB - weißensee kunsthochschule berlin
A Bauhaus-inspired school in Berlin, Germany.
SCAD – The University for Creative Careers
Savannah based school and powerhouse in furthering design education and industry integration.
Blog on experience design in general and customer experiences in particular.
Atlanta Interactive Marketing Association
Great Atlanta organization integrating the interactive and the marketing space
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