• What: AT Offline/The NY Design Meetup (all info and signup here)
• Members: 522
Wow. That was a lot of folks last night. Thanks again to the over 100 people who crowded in last night to see, hear and ask questions of our awesome design panel: Bart Bettencourt, Gita Nandan, John Berg Margaret Lydecker & Derek Denckla. We'll be reviewing each of our presenters in detail next week, but today, as promised, we wanted to give you the quick review with a list of sources and key things mentioned.
We also want to solicit your feedback, so please comment at the end....
Gita Nanden of Thread Collective
John Berg of Berg Design Architects
Margaret Lydecker of NY Greendrinks
• Greendepot for supplies
• Richlite counters
• Pure Kitchens
• Cambium Studios
• E-Nano Computers
• Scrapile furniture
• Brave Space coat hook and shelving
• Loop Organics
• Wonk beds
• Amy Helfand rugs
• Uhuru collectibles
• RAM metal chairs
• hinoki wood in the bathrooms
• ipe wood outside
• Lili Zhao came up after the meeting to share her portfolio as a home product designer. She's currently looking for a new product design position:
I'm looking for a home product design position in New York City.
I have design and fine arts background.
Two years experience in Home product and Women's accessories design.
Online portfolio at www.coroflot.com/risd_lili.
NEXT MONTH'S THEME IS UNDECIDED UNTIL WE GET YOUR FEEDBACK. Please feel free to use the comments below to make sugggestions for future themes as well as any other feedback.