Executive Design Director
New York City
As a creative leader and designer specializing in global brand identity, Robert is driven by a passion for visual excellence. Creative rigor and intensive strategic thinking have informed Robert’s design work and leadership style for many companies across industries from financial services, healthcare and telecommunications to industrial products and technology.
Previously, Robert was a Creative Director at BlackBerry and spearheaded the design of a new visual brand identity and its expression across all touch points. He ensured the launch of the first BlackBerry flagship store in Dubai, a trade show booth for CES in Las Vegas, and BlackBerry’s sponsorship of the Toronto International Film Festival.
As SVP Executive Creative Director at Lehman Brothers, Robert designed the new identity system and was accountable for its implementation globally, including websites, intranet, print collateral, advertising, event marketing, and photography.
During his tenure at Landor Associates, he designed programs for a spectrum of clients, most notably Genworth Financial, Pepsico, Tenaris, the NYSE, Columbia University Medical Center and Morgan Stanley.
Robert received his BFA in Graphic Design from the Rhode Island School of Design.