Lecture: Joey Zeledón, Principal at Steelcase

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Lecture: Joey Zeledón, Principal at Steelcase

March 20, 2017 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm


Joey Zeledón is an award-winning designer with expertise in product design, experience design, and design strategy. An affable leader with a passion for all things healthy, Joey is currently a Principal at Steelcase where he creates meaningful new experiences for people by innovating healthcare spaces. Previously, while a Senior Designer at Smart Design, he was a key contributor to the OXO-On product line of kitchen appliances. In parallel, he co-founded the Smart Food lab, which explores the intersection of food, design and healthy behaviors.

With these experiences and his prior work in the product design group at design consultancy Continuum and as lead designer for the Clarks Originals and Banana Republic shoe lines at Clarks Americas, Joey has a wide range of experience designing everything from footwear and consumer electronics to consumer packaged goods, consumer products, medical devices, housewares, food, and services. He has collaborated with American Express, Banana Republic, Bayer Healthcare, Clarks Originals, Drinkfinity, Ford, Gatorade, Google, Hot Tools, National WIC Association, New Balance, OXO International, PepsiCo, Revlon, Steelcase, Targus, Under Armour, and Unilever.

Joey has won numerous design awards, including IDEA, iF, Spark, Core77, GOOD DESIGN, and I.D. Magazine Annual Design Review. And, his design work has been published in The Boston Globe, Fast Company, TIME Magazine, New York Times, GQ, Wired, Metropolis, Adage, Core77, and Real Simple.
Joey is a proud graduate of the Rochester Institute of Technology Industrial Design Program, where he built a strong foundation for his future career.

link to portfolio: http://www.designautopsy.org/joey-zeledn/


March 20, 2017
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Event Category:


College of Design