U.S. industrial designer born in Russia and as a child, immigrated to the U.S., where he attended the City College of New York and New York University. He later attended the Art Students League in New York, and served in the U.S. Army during World War I. He was hired as an advertising copywriter, and eventually promoted to director of advertising. In the late 1920s, he established the firm of Design Engineers in Manhattan, which developed patents to be sold to manufacturers.
U.S. industrial designer born in Minneapolis, Minnesota who studied at the Chicago Academy of Fine Arts, the Art League of Minneapolis, and the Minneapolis School of Art from 1927 to 1929, after which he worked at the advertising agency of batten, baron, Durstine & Osborn. In 1931 he opened an industrial design firm, J.M. Little and Associates in Minneapolis.
U.S. industrial designer born near Columbus, Indiana, the son of a minister. The family moved several times to Ohio and Michigan and ended up in Grand Rapids, Michigan, where he began working in the decorating department of the Berkery and Guy Furniture Company. By 1912, at age 16, he started a decorating department at the Imperial Furniture Company.
U. S. industrial designer born in Forest Hills Gardens, New York as the son of his famous father. He graduated in engineering from MIT in 1930, but as a student in 1929, worked with his father in the design of the Marmon 16, introduced in 1932 by the Marmon Motor car Company. In 1934 he went to work with his father, and in 1935, designed the Model 100 for the National Cash Register Company with his father.
The industrial designer, Daivd L. Painter, was born in Monroeville, IN, and was a graduate of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 1936. From 1935 to 1950, he was vice president of the industrial design firm Barnes & Reinecke Inc. in Chicago. From 1950 to 1960, he was a partner of Painter/Teague/Petertil, industrial designers in Chicago, and from 1960 to 1972, he was the owner of David Painter, Industrial Design.