From One Designer to Another… My Final Blog Post
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From One Designer to Another… My Final Blog Post

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May 14, 2015
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It has been a long time coming and a hard decision to make but for the foreseeable future I am out the game. I don’t have the time to dedicate to blogging like I once did and when I can’t execute my ideas at a level that I expect, it stops becoming fun for me. […]

Are We Watching Design Die?
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Are We Watching Design Die?

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Feb 19, 2015
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As I was sitting in Newark Airport waiting to board my flight back home, I was recollecting on the whirlwind few days I had since setting foot in NYC last Wednesday evening for what was my first All-Star experience. The major takeaway was learning a tremendous amount about the brands and how they functioned. I […]

:: B’s Desk :: Air Jordan XIII

:: B’s Desk :: Air Jordan XIII

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Dec 23, 2014
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I have written about the Air Jordan XIII more than a few times in my day. To say that this shoe means a lot to me is an understatement. As much as I credit learning about Tinker Hatfield as the reason I found design as a career, none of that would have happened had this […]

Design-Milk Interview

Design-Milk Interview

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Nov 6, 2014
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I was recently approached by Design-Milk to breakdown how I view designing shoes relates to creating automobiles. It was a really fun interview to do and really challenged me to think in-depth about my two creative passions. There are for more similarities then people realize. Head over to Design-Milk and check it out! 

DesignBoom Feature

DesignBoom Feature

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Nov 6, 2014
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Recently was interviewed by DesignBoom to discuss my career from designing shoes at New Balance to joining the Color & Trim group at General Motors where I now work on Performance Vehicles. I was excited and honored to be interviewed by them. Go check it out!

B Visits :: Nike World Basketball Festival Recap

B Visits :: Nike World Basketball Festival Recap

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Aug 17, 2014
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For the second day of my adventure in Chicago, we the Jordan Brand group, met up with the Nike Basketball group to go on a day of basketball enlightenment around the city. Not shown here is our lunch at Gino’s East.The pizza was dope but more than that was our special lunch guest Scoop Jackson. […]

What the Fake?!
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What the Fake?!

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Aug 6, 2014
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First and foremost let me start this post off by clearly stating that I have not and never will support the purchasing of fake footwear. So don’t go grilling me over a fake shoe being featured on Finishline or saying I don’t know what I am talking about because it’s a bunch of crap. I […]

FNL Blog :: Forecasting Color
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FNL Blog :: Forecasting Color

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May 23, 2014
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Check out my second piece for FNL this week, #ForecastingColor. I break down the process of how color is developed and selected with meticulous trend forecasting. Get the full story by clicking the link!

FNL Blog :: #10YearsOfFree | Nike Free 2024

FNL Blog :: #10YearsOfFree | Nike Free 2024

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May 23, 2014
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And with this post my six week journey into Nike Free is complete…..for now that is. I enjoyed learning so much about Free that I felt it was necessary to take a guess as to where Free could go in the future. So I looked ten years out and designed Free for the year 2024. […]

Why The Air Jordan XX9 Is Important
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Why The Air Jordan XX9 Is Important

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Apr 18, 2014
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I am assuming if you have made your way to my site you already know that the Air Jordan XX9 has been revealed. I have basically spent the past 12 hours digesting what I have seen and have learned and I have come to the conclusion that the XX9 has a greater impact on footwear […]