Dana Arnett has been honored by his alma mater, Northern Illinois University, with a lifetime achievement award for Excellence in Arts. The award is a testimony to Dana’s storied career in design since graduating from the College of Visual and Performing Arts.

CES is one of the largest tech attractions in the US every year, with thousands of exhibitors and attendees alike. This year, Allstate made its first appearance on the showroom floor, introducing its newest and latest ventures in transportation and mobility to showcase the future of this industry.

VSA Partners is honored to be recognized in the Graphis Advertising Annual 2018, for both our work with Goose Island Beer Company as well as our campaign for the Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago.

Following a new office opening and year of growth, VSA has brought on Avery Gross as Associate Partner, Executive Creative Director. Gross, who previously led creative at Publicis New York as EVP, Executive Creative Director, will serve as a ECD from VSA’s New York office.

In the quest to become the first mainstream decentralized cryptocurrency exchange, the Blocknet has tapped VSA Partners to help spearhead user experience design efforts and is one of the first in the blockchain and cryptocurrency space to embrace design as a business tool.

In a year of expansion to the West Coast, modern creative agency VSA Partners has brought on Bob Silverman as its Chief Financial Officer. Silverman joins VSA Partners from Cramer-Krasselt where he was SVP, Director of Finance in their Chicago office. Prior to C-K, he was SVP, CFO at Energy BBDO and Global Finance Director…

At this year’s AIGA Design Conference, VSA’s Founding Partner, Vice Chairman and 2017 AIGA President-Elect, Dana Arnett, will lead a symposium with some of the top talents and most respected leaders of the design community.

For the third consecutive year, VSA will help lead the Cohort Leadership Program at NYU’s Stern School of Business. The course is focused on teaching incoming freshman the necessary business leadership skills for today’s professional world through the lens of design thinking.

Breckenridge Brewery has just unveiled a new suite of package designs for its mainline and seasonal brews. The re-imagined designs reflect the brewery’s deep heritage and big personality as the third oldest brewery in Colorado.

VSA Partners has just launched AI+Design, a publication that will discuss the ever-evolving relationship of AI and design, via Medium. The site will feature a series of op-eds and open discussions, with a podcast set to launch around the topic later this year.