We scoured the 8 floors of NeoCon Showrooms at the Merchandise Mart in Chicago, IL in less than 8 hours. If you don’t know much about the Mart (as it’s called by the pros), it opened in 1930 and was once the largest building in the world. 4 million square feet of floor space. You read that right.... Read More
The SourceCon recruiting conference focuses on real-life application from industry experts through breakout sessions, roundtables, networking, and competition.... Read More
NAIAS isn’t what it used to be but still sparks creativity in the world of automotive design. This designer took note of unique headlight, taillight, panel, and wheel lip design.... Read More
CES showcases technology’s pace every year. Companies must innovate like a ninja to stay alive. DISHER’s SWAT team can help expedite product development for continued success.... Read More
CES 2019 is a showcase for innovation— see DISHER’s top picks by industry. However, companies are only innovative when new ideas become realities. DISHER helps make it happen. ... Read More
CES 2019 offered much to see in terms of hi-tech products that help you see such as: mini-video cameras, smart cameras, and video processing equipment. Capture the future.... Read More
NeoCon is the battle-royale of commercial furniture design. It is the only opportunity for a comprehensive look ahead— all of the big-name brands, all under the same tent (or one very large building) for one short week. It’s the epicenter for showcasing design creativity and idea-making for the commercial furniture market. Several folks from DISHER explored NeoCon 2018... Read More
Learning Through Community
This past March, The Michigan Chapter of Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA-MI) hosted a design consortium with leaders from Ford Motor Company, Whirlpool, Sunberg-Ferar, Kaleidoscope, Newell Brands, Eureka! Ranch, Shinola, and DISHER. The event was held in the College for Creative Studies - Taubman Center and sponsored by Design Core Detroit, the College for Creative... Read More
What’s in It for Me?
Have you ever caught yourself asking the question, “What’s in it for me?” This question certainly has a negative connotation when used for personal gain. If you are expecting something in return, then you’re missing the point in asking this very powerful question. However, if you ask it in a way that challenges your... Read More
Positive Change Led by Emerging Electronics
The DISHER mission is ‘Making a Positive Difference’. The differences made by many of the companies I visited with were what really impacted me this year at CES. These companies were aligned on using electronics for the betterment of all.
The first area I visited, and ended up spending a significant amount of time... Read More