Yearly for a half century GDUSA has used the primary journal of the 12 months to highlight Individuals To Watch. It’s our subjective choice of the newsmakers, influencers, leaders, skills and/or simply plain intriguing people who will shine within the coming 12 months. The problem will likely be printed early in February. In the meantime, right here’s a preview of mantras or sayings-to-live-by from a dozen of our 2017 honorees.
Have robust opinions loosely held.
LELAND MASCHMEYER, CHIEF CREATIVE OFFICER, CHOBANI
The more durable I work, the luckier I get.
TAD CARPENTER, PARTNER, DESIGNER, ILLUSTRATOR, CARPENTER COLLECTIVE
Go the additional mile. It’s by no means crowded.
NICK PANOS, CREATIVE DIRECTOR, AMERICAN BAR ASSOCIATION
When you aren’t pleased together with your work, then how will you count on others to really feel the identical?
LYNNETTE POPE, SENIOR ART DIRECTOR, PORCHLIGHT
Individuals will neglect what you mentioned. Individuals will neglect what you probably did. However individuals will always remember the way you made them really feel.
– Maya Angelou
MARIA VERASTEGUI, ECD, ACORDA THERAPEUTICS
Prepare Massive. Combat Massive.
EVELIO MATTOS, CREATIVE DIRECTOR, DESIGN PACKAGING
All the time take into consideration CON-text: It’s a CON when there’s an excessive amount of textual content.
AMY BALLIETT, CEO AND CO-FOUNDER, KILLER INFOGRAPHICS
Don’t speak about it, be about it.
EKENE IJEOMA, INTERDISCIPLINARY ARTIST AND DESIGNER
Picture: Dustin Aksland
Do one thing, do one thing to that after which do one thing to that. – Jasper Johns
MONICA SEABERRY, PRESIDENT, SEABERRY DESIGN & COMMUNICATIONS
Every part is all the things. How you reside is the way you assume is the way you communicate is the way you act is the way you design.
ADAM PADILLA, CO-FOUNDER & DIRECTOR OF BRANDING, BRANDFIRE
Be Seen, Be Visceral, Be Memorable.
SIMON THORNEYCROFT, PERSPECTIVE: BRANDING
Have affordable expectations. Small steps win the day.
ANNETTE BERRY, GROUP DESIGN DIRECTOR, DROGA5