Whipsaw CEO Dan Harden makes Fast Company’s 2014 Most Creative People list
…”for being design’s secret weapon”
SAN JOSE, Calif., May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Whipsaw Inc., the Silicon Valley-based Industrial Design and Engineering firm that creates innovative products for companies around the globe, is honored to have their President and CEO Dan Harden included in the impressive list of “Most Creative People in Business 2014″ as published by Fast Company.
According to Fast Company writer Austin Carr, Dan was selected for “being design’s secret weapon and for crafting some of the world’s smartest products”.
In 2009, Fast Company introduced an annual list of the 100 Most Creative People in Business. They called it a “snapshot of the range and depth of creativity across our business landscape.” They continued this annual tradition and have developed a true resource that defines an influential and diverse group of modern Renaissance men and women across the economy and around the globe. These are the people behind the world-changing, inspiring and even whimsical ideas that are moving business in new directions today. This is more than just a list; it is a rising community, an explosion of creative inspiration, and the spur for so much breaking news across quickly changing industries.
Whipsaw is thrilled for Fast Company’s acknowledgement of Dan as part of this exclusive community of creative leaders who are inventing and impacting the future of business. “Of all the honors one can receive, this one means the most to me because I’ve believed in the extraordinary power of creativity ever since I was a kid. Being creative in everything you do, including business, is a most worthy goal,” said Dan Harden.
About Whipsaw and Dan Harden:
Whipsaw is an Industrial Design and Engineering consulting firm located in the heart of Silicon Valley, California. Whipsaw creates highly successful products in the consumer electronics, housewares, medical, and business product categories for clients like Avaya, Cisco, Dell, Dropcam, Eton, GE, Google, Haier, Intel, Leitz, Livescribe, Merck, Nike, Olympus, Samsung and TP-Link.
As President and cofounder of Whipsaw, Dan is also the hands-on Principal Designer where he directs the strategic and conceptual direction of most client accounts. He has won over 200 design awards; granted over 250 patents; is widely published; and has creations in several museums including the Smithsonian Institution Cooper Hewitt Design Museum.
SOURCE Whipsaw, Inc.