New York brand consultancy Sterling Group has made two senior promotions. Former Michael Peters Ltd creative director Simon Lince is promoted to senior vice-president, creative director, responsible for overall creative direction. Lince’s former job goes to Janice Pendley, previously design director at the then Newell and Sorrell, and Coley Porter Bell. She becomes vice-president, associate creative director.
As JK Rowling’s magical series celebrates its 20th anniversary, the British Library has opened a new exhibition to mark the occasion. We speak to exhibition design consultancy Easy Tiger Creative
We look back on the life and work of the Design Week columnist, independent creative director and social activist “who helped put black participation on the political map”.
The DBA’s Annual Survey of over 150 businesses has shown that, while income and staff employment is on the up, clients are underpaying for design services.
From a new report about creative skills shortages post-Brexit, to our top picks from Design Manchester 2017, we round up the news from the last seven days.