Chair, MPS Branding Department, School of Visual Arts; chief marketing officer, Sterling Brands; editorial and creative director, Print; radio show host, Design Matters with Debbie Millman
MPS Branding BFA Design


BA, SUNY Albany

professional experience Includes

Senior vice president, Interbrand

Clients include

Tropicana; Pepsi; Gillette; Nestlé; Procter & Gamble; Colgate; Mars, Inc.; Hershey; Hasbro


Look Both Ways: Illustrated Essays on the Interaction of Life and Art; Essential Principles of Graphic Design; How to Think Like a Great Graphic Designer

Publications include

Graphic Design USA; Adobe Proxy; Design Management Journal; Fast Company; Print; Creativity; Step; HOW; The New York Times; Brand Thinking and Other Noble Pursuits; Brand Bible: The Complete Guide to Building, Designing and Sustaining Brands

Awards and honors include

President emerits, AIGA; Design Award, Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum