Designers

Designer Interview: Peter Schreyer, Chief Designer, Kia

Designer Interview: Peter Schreyer, Chief Designer, Kia

Peter Schreyer. Click for larger images Peter Schreyer presents the new Kia cee'd at the 2006 Paris Motor Show Kia cee'd Kia cee'd Ki...

06 November 2006
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Who's Where: Ken Okuyama parts company with Pininfarina

Who's Where: Ken Okuyama parts company with Pininfarina

Pininfarina, the Turin, Italy-based automotive styling house, has announced that its design director, Ken Okuyama, has left the company.In a tersely-wor...

15 September 2006
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Designer Interview: Peter Birtwhistle, Chief Designer, Mazda Europe

Designer Interview: Peter Birtwhistle, Chief Designer, Mazda Europe

Peter Birtwhistle, Chief Designer, Mazda Motor Europe since 2000, has lived and worked in Germany for nearly thirty years, but his first car design job ...

13 September 2006
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Who's Where: Gerry McGovern to head Land Rover design

Who's Where: Gerry McGovern to head Land Rover design

Land Rover has announced that Gerry McGovern will take over as Design Director for all Land Rover design with immediate effect. Current Design Director,...

16 August 2006
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Who's Where: Gordon Murray, Advanced Concepts Director, Caparo Vehicle Products

Who's Where: Gordon Murray, Advanced Concepts Director, Caparo Vehicle Products

Gordon Murray yesterday became Advanced Concepts Director of Caparo Vehicle Products. Murray is best known as one of the founding partners of McLaren Ca...

11 August 2006
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Designer Interview: Steve Mattin, Design Director, Volvo Cars

Designer Interview: Steve Mattin, Design Director, Volvo Cars

Steve Mattin was appointed Design Director of Volvo Cars in May 2005 after 18 years working at Mercedes-Benz, a company he joined as a junior designer s...

09 August 2006
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Whos Where: Peter Schreyer to head Kia Design

Whos Where: Peter Schreyer to head Kia Design

In what's regarded as a major boost for Korean car maker Kia, it has been confirmed that Peter Schreyer will be moving from Volkswagen AG to lead Kia's ...

31 July 2006
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Designer Interviews: Anne Asensio, Executive Director of Advanced Design, GM

Designer Interviews: Anne Asensio, Executive Director of Advanced Design, GM

Some people sky dive for thrills, Anne Asensio seeks an adrenaline rush at work. Deciding to uproot from her French homeland, leave a cozy job at Renaul...

31 May 2006
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Who's Where: Laurens van den Acker appointed General Manager Mazda Design

Who's Where: Laurens van den Acker appointed General Manager Mazda Design

Mazda Motor Corporation has announced the appointment of Laurens van den Acker as General Manager of the Design Division. He will take over from Moray C...

01 May 2006
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Interview: Peter Horbury, Executive Director of Design, NA, Ford Motor Company

Interview: Peter Horbury, Executive Director of Design, NA, Ford Motor Company

Peter Horbury has been Ford Motor Company's Executive Director of Design, North America, since January 2004 after two years spent championing design for...

08 March 2006
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