A culture of creators.

Industrial Design Team

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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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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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+ Product Ideation
+ CAD Modeling
+ Prototype Fabrication

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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Jessie is a detail focused project manager with a BFA in studio art and photography from ECU and experience in graphic printing. She has a desire for every project to be a success.

Jessie Cox

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

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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+ Brand Development
+ Web & Mobile
+ Print & Production

Kathryn Guthrie

Staff Graphic Designer
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Lizzie is a graphic designer with a BFA from Anderson University. She is passionate about user-centered design and when she's not designing she is spending quality time with her partner and mini dachshund.

Lizzie Todd

Staff Graphic Designer

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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Laura has a background in Outdoor Leadership, adventure travel, and she is a certified MBTI consultant. She is a serial hobbyist, so when she’s not at the office, you’ll find her in her garden, playing with her kids, riding her bike, diving, climbing, fusing glass, attempting pottery, traveling, or running.

Laura Laut

Business Development Manager
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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
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+ Guest Reception
+ Asset Retrieval
+ Janitorial Services

Opal Laut

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