Posts Tagged packaging design

MARVIN MENKE
Packaging Design ’12, Advertising Design ’91

Marvin Menke founded Hemel, a brand of affordably priced, military-inspired wristwatches. A graphic designer and lifelong timepiece aficionado, Menke used seed funding from a Kickstarter campaign to design and manufacture a collectible, state-of-the-art watch selling at $400, less than half of what the major brands charge for similar quality. Features include a movement (that is,…

KAREN KOCHMAN NIELSEN
Packaging Design ’96

Karen Kochman Nielsen founded Dandy Pack, lightweight cardboard furniture for home staging, the act of furnishing a property for sale to help it sell faster and for more money. Dandy Pack furniture folds up flat; canvas slipcovers in five different colors make it look realistic. She came up with the concept in 2005: as a…