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Cheryl Heller is a communication designer, writer and creative business strategist who has helped multi-national corporations, start ups and non-profit organizations grow. She has been profiled through articles in the New York Times, the Boston Globe, BusinessWeek, Graphis, and Communication Arts, is the recipient of countless awards from national and international creative competitions... Read More t

From day one Ben Margolis, founder of West Coast Kix, set out to empower their customers to embrace their own individuality and, more importantly, to accept and encourage others around them to express themselves. #niceiscool was born out of the concept that promotion of individuality is only necessary in a world stifled by a mob mentality. As tolerance increases, self-expression is an automatic byproduct, and in turn creativity and innovation flourish... Read More t

Deborah Adler proves that good design can impact lives. Her color-coded redesign of the classic prescription label led to Target’s award-winning ClearRx system, which improves patient safety and reduces medication mix-ups. The former designer for Kiehls and Milton Glaser now heads Deborah Adler Design where clients include Johnson & Johnson, Medline, First Aid Beauty, and Lauren Merkin Accessories. Her work has been featured in New York magazine, Glamour, and on NBC Night News. .. Read More t