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Tristan Walker and John Maeda: Redefining Design

  • Commonwealth Club 555 Post Street San Francisco, CA, 94102 United States (map)

Tristan Walker, Founder and CEO, Walker & Company Brands, Inc.

John Maeda, Global Head, Computational Design and Inclusion, Automattic--Moderator

After recognizing the need for better-made personal care products for people of color, Tristan Walker,a former Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Andressen Horowitz and Director of Business Development at Foursquare, struck out on his own and launched Walker & Company Brands, Inc.

Now, Walker & Company Brands is an emerging leader in the field of product design and the company's wares are being met with both critical acclaim from health and beauty industry heavyweights and financial backing from celebrities like John Legend and Magic Johnson.

Join INFORUM. Tristan Walker and design industry guru John Maeda for an insightful discussion about how companies like Walker & Company Brands, Inc. are finding success and redefining product design by making products that are both visually appealing and highly effective available to the masses.

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