AIGA Arizona is excited to host a series of intimate dinners with local designers as part of our Mentorship Program. Tuesday night's event offers 10 designers an opportunity to discuss the evolving state of our profession, get advice, and share meaningful experiences with two highly accomplished design professionals, while enjoying excellent food at a local eatery and nano-brewery.
The cost of attending the dinner is $15.00. The event can only accept 10 designers, so RSVP now! If you're interested in sponsoring Dinner with a Designer, contact us!
Creative Director of Design Packaging Inc. Evelio Mattos provids team leadership and mentoring in the evolutionary design process of both visual and structural packaging. Integrating mass production experience and knowledge of structure, substrates, and process into every design. This innovative production-driven design system has garnered recognition for Design Packaging's luxury retail clients spanning industries from fashion & beauty to wine & spirits.
Retail clients including American Eagle, Barneys New York, Bulgari, Chateau Ste Michelle, Neiman Marcus, and Sephora have benefited from Evelio's collaborative and in-depth design processes
With almost 20 years of design leadership, Adele Mulford has served as art director and strategic visionary for a wide variety of clients in the for-profit and non-profit sectors. Her passion for the integration of design and commerce results in work that is both dynamic and results-oriented. Currently, she serves as a collaborative and hand-on senior member of the Manifest design management team, leading the Phoenix design team, developing digital and print prototypes for new business pitches, and overseeing the design for several healthcare, financial, association and insurance account. Adele has received awards from the Society of Publication Designers and Print Magazine. She has also taught design courses in Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Malaysia and India, and inspired audiences with design wit and wisdom at local and national design events.