Francis Fave, IDSA | Garmin Industrial Designer II
KC Chapter Vice Chair
Contributed to an IDEA 2012 Finalist winner; a simple but successful solution for Legrand Wiremold’s power behind the wall for flat screen TVs.
Francis is a proactively determined, intellectually curious, and always driven to make all things better. He is a realist but driven industrial designer who searches to deliver beautiful, engaging products. At home in the fog of design’s ambiguity.
PHILIP PALERMO, IDSA Co-Founder & Partner Formation Design Group
Philip Palermo is a co-founder and partner at design innovation at Formation design group. Palermo has more than 20 years of experience leading a wide range of design programs in many industries, including medical, commercial equipment and recreation. Palermo works closely with his partners to keep a tight vision for Formation while maintaining a strong presence in the design community.
Palermo's work has gained considerable recognition through national and international design awards. Palermo is named on no less than 30 design and utility patents and has a growing collection of Red Dot, Industrie Forum and IDEA awards.
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