Jay is a recognized and respected global thought leader in Business Design & Innovation.

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Under Jays leadership GROW developed and delivered an inspiring training program to help support the global program during a time of organizational transition and business change ion North America. I highly recommend Jay and the GROW team.

Dennis Furniss

Vice President Global Design at Unilever

Jay has demonstrated tremendous value as a sparring partner and process consultant. I give him the best possible recommendation.

Hans Peter Folmann

Head of Marketing of LEGO House at LEGO Group

From Jay’s experience in different industry roles, coupled with his experience at PARK, he is able to frame up all of the benefits of good design and development principles, and what they can bring to the overall business, basically, the Business of Design.

Bill White

Director of Engineering at Hasbro

I would thoroughly recommend Jay to anyone who wants to delve deeper into design management, design thinking and the varied world of creative professions in general.

Craig Rekow

Senior Project Industrial Designer at Crown Equipment Corporation

Jay’s knowledge and experience runs deep and far into the business of Design.

Lee Griswold

Industrial Design Manager at ASSA ABLOY

Jay is an expert in design management who opens your eyes for the rationale & structure behind creative processes.

Jochen Schollaert

Model Development Designer at Honda Access Europe

Jay has the ability to effortlessly understand where questions or problems are coming from, resulting in relevant discussions, examples, case studies & solutions.

Ruud Vanderheyden

Design Director at gategroup

Through Jay’s strong leadership and partnership, our Design Onboarding workshop was a success especially during a time of organizational transition and change. In addition, he brought incredible value as an external expert — bringing forth cross-industry insights and coaching to support myself and Design Excellence team colleagues.

Michelle Palko-Smith

Global Design Strategist at Unilever