A culture of
creators.

Industrial Design Team

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Victor loves a good problem to solve. In his free time he enjoys all types of sports and wrenching on his latest garage project.

Victor Cascianelli

Industrial Design Project Manager
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Ryan loves solving problems and leading a highly creative team. You can find him after hours in the shop, wrenching on an old car or sewing up a new backpack. He’s also game for any outdoor adventure.

Ryan Bailey

Industrial Design Creative Director
Steven Bockmann

Steven is a highly creative and passionate designer with gearhead tendencies. With a background in industrial and transportation design, he relishes any opportunity to design something fast.

Steven Bockmann

Lead Industrial Designer
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Marty is a well-rounded senior industrial designer who has both international corporate and design consultant work experience. He believes design is kind of like cooking which is delivering the right thing to the right customer in the right timing.

Marty Ma

Senior Industrial Designer
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Prasad loves creative problem solving and designing meaningful products. He has a background in mechanical engineering, and in his free time, he is most likely to be found somewhere in the mountains!

Prasad Joshi

Staff Industrial Designer
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Darren is a passionate designer who enjoys a challenge and exploring creative ways to solve them. When he is not designing, he enjoys spending time with his wife, hiking through nature with his dog, staying active, and having fun where ever it takes him.

Darren Costelloe

Staff Industrial Designer
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Logan is a creative problem solver and designer. He enjoys taking on challenges and is often looking for new and exciting ways to express his creativity. In his free time, he enjoys being with his wife, reading, and hiking.

Logan Price

Junior Industrial Designer
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Joseph is a passionate creator and designer, with a MID from NC State, dedicated to producing inspiring solutions. He is a husband, dog dad, former college athlete and sports enthusiast.

Joseph Timp

Junior Industrial Designer

Graphic Design Team

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Sonja enjoys strategic thinking. Her background is in education and design thinking. When not managing projects, Sonja can be found outside with her family or discovering new craft skills and recipes.

Sonja McKay

Graphic Design Project Manager
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Karen directs the visual strategy of our graphics and branding projects. When she's not drooling over logo design, you can find her crocheting or spending time on the lake with her family.

Karen Widman

Graphic Design Creative Director
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Chris is a strategic designer and problem solver with a strong focus on branding. When he's not designing you might find him cooking with his fam or geeking out over the latest superhero flick.

Chris Corridore

Senior Graphic Designer
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Jordan is a web specialist with a BA in computer science from UNCW and a certificate in digital marketing from UNC. He enjoys the challenge of merging optimized code and effortless user experiences.

Jordan Smith

Staff Web Specialist

Administration Team

Mike Laut

Michael is a designer and fabricator, professor, and entrepreneur. His expertise is focused on defense, medical, and consumer devices and brands, building creative teams, and other entrepreneurial activity.

Michael Laut

CEO
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Amanda joined Laut Design in 2019 and manages the company's systems and operations as well as some new business and client accounts. She is a Raleigh native and the lone Tarheel in this Wolfpack.

Amanda Hayden

COO
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Jessie provides detail focused project support for both teams. She has a BFA in studio art and photography from ECU and experience in graphic printing. When she is not at Laut, you can find her on adventures with her husband and dog.

Jessie Cox

Project Support Lead
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Whitney is an attentive administrator by day and a bubbly bibliophile by night. She tackles our administrative, HR, and facilities needs with joy. She likes adventures, both in the kitchen and on the trail.

Whitney Wilson

Office & Human Resources Manager
Opal

+ Guest Reception
+ Asset Retrieval
+ Janitorial Services

Opal Laut

Studio Dog

A Culture of Creators