A native of Chicago, and graduate of the University of Illinois at Chicago's Industrial Design program. Michael is an accomplished design leader for GROHE. Michael has led design for companies such as Kohler, Sterling, Procter and Gamble, Whirlpool Europe (Italy) Minimal (MNML) and PepsiCo Sports and Nutrition. Michael’s design philosophy ensures that the sense of purpose and meaning of products and experiences does not get lost in today’s mass produced global economy. Michael is experienced in multiple facets of design ranging from product, packaging, brand experiences, user testing, ethnographic research, interaction design, defining strategies and envisioning future concepts. Regardless of the design challenge, Michael is driven to create meaningful experiences for end users.

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