Founder & Chief Designer
Brock Danner studied architecture and design at Syracuse University, received his Bachelor of Architecture from the New Jersey School of Architecture at NJIT, and a Master of Science in Advanced Architectural Design from Columbia University. Prior to founding Design Made, he worked as Director of Design Strategy in the Innovation Lab of award-winning advertising agency Arnell, prior to that he held Director positions at Saatchi & Saatchi X and Jack Morton Design. Brock began his career in architecture working with internationally renowned architect Peter Eisenman, as well as the award-winning firms of Resolution:4 Architecture and Gary Shoemaker Architects.
Brock has become a sought-after leader in consumer experience design with a proven track record of continually creating ground-breaking and highly successful consumer experiences. He was creative lead on numerous high profile projects including the global exhibition experience for Samsung, the redesign of Walmart stores and customer experience, brand and experience creation of LG’s Life’s Good Studio, design of the award-winning broadcast set for Anderson Cooper, the redesign of McDonald’s stores, and many others. Since forming Design Made he has created and redesigned numerous brands and mostly recently lead the conception, design, and implementation of the highly successful new store experiences for Wells Fargo and Citizens Bank.
He was an adjunct professor at the NJ School of Architecture, his work has won numerous design awards, and he has been a contributing writer for numerous books on design.
Brock is a licensed architect in the state of New York and Massachusetts.
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