Coming this fall, a new book by Thomas Lockwood and organization psychologist Edgar Papke, Innovation by Design. Our book demonstrates how to design cultures of innovation. More information on Amazon.
Lockwood Resource fills the position of Vice President of Innovation for one of the world’s largest insurance companies. Thomas Lockwood is selected to be a design judge for Good Design Australia.
Thomas Lockwood fills the Director of Design and Innovation position for one of the largest hospital systems in the US.
Thomas Lockwood delivers keynote speech about “Cultures of Innovation and the Future of Design Thinking” at the “Let’s Think Design” conference in Antwerp.
Lockwood Resource is retained to fill a SVP of Innovation position for a Fortune 100 company, and retained to fill a Director of Design position for a leading healthcare provider with 45 hospitals. Exciting times!
Tom Lockwood will present thoughts about “The Future of Design Thinking” at the Park Raymond Design Leadership retreat, in Chicago. More information at PARK.
Thomas Lockwood is selected to be a design judge for the Red Dot Product Design Award competition in Essen, Germany. Lockwood will be one of 41 international experts tasked with evaluating over 5,000 products in person this month. An interesting assignment indeed.
Lockwood Resource is retained to fill the positions of Senior Director of Product Management for the industry leader in interior window covering, as well as the Director of Product Management for the connected home experience.
Happy Holidays, and wishing an abundance of peace, love and joy to all.
Lockwood Resource is retained to fill a Director of UX Design position in the Northeast, and to fill an Industrial Design Manager position in the Midwest.
Thomas Lockwood will run his workshop “Building Great Design Organizations” for DMI, the non-profit Design Management Institute, on November 1-2 in New York City. Registration and more info here via DMI.org
Lockwood Resource is retained to fill several Senior Industrial Designer positions for a leading consumer hard goods manufacturer in the US. Thomas Lockwood writes about “The Anatomy of a Great UX Design Leader” for Fast Company Design.
Lockwood Resource provides design organization strategy consulting for an innovative technology start up.
Lockwood Resource completes a comprehensive design organization assessment of positions, job descriptions and career paths for a Fortune 500 corporation in the US.
Lockwood Resource is retained to fill a Director of Product Development position for an incredibly cool start-up on the East coast. And, Thomas Lockwood publishes two stories on Fast Company Design; 6 Traits of Great Design Leaders, and 5 Key Trends in Design Leadership.
Thomas Lockwood will speak at the IDSA Western conference; “Design: Do, Lead, Do, Lead”. Lockwood Resource filled the position of Associate Creative Director for an industrial design firm client in the Northwest.
Lockwood Resource is retained to fill the position of Vice President Industrial Design for a leading manufacturer in the Midwest. And, we filled the position of Creative Director for a leading design consultancy on the West coast.
Wishing all a fabulous 2016 filled with peace, love, joy, and creativity!
Lockwood Resource creative recruiting fills the position of Director of Product Design in California for the leading architecture / interior / environment design firm in the US. Tom Lockwood will run his Building Great Internal Design Organizations (TM) workshop December 9-10 in New York City.
I just wrote an interesting post about the Future of Design Leadership for Fast Company, based on interviews with the heads of design at 3M, Intuit, Johnson & Johnson, Microsoft, Pepsico, Philips and REI. Interesting!
Lockwood Resource executive search fills the position of Design Research Manager in the Northeast for the world’s largest global building materials corporation.
Thomas Lockwood will run a workshop next month for the Red Dot Academy, “Design for Growth”, at the Xiamen International Design Business Week congress in China.
We just filled the position of Senior Director, Design Management and Operations, for a leading brand in Europe. Yea!
Lockwood Resource is retained to fill the position of Design Partner, Product Design / Creative Director for a leading architecture / interior / environment design firm in the US.
Thomas Lockwood will lead the concluding keynote session at the IDSA National Conference in Seattle next month. The panel, “The Future of Design Leadership” will include Eric Quint, Chief Design Officer of 3M, Klaus Kaasgard, VP of Design at Intuit, Steve Kaneko, Director of Design at Microsoft, Nashahn Sheppard, VP of Design at REI and […]
Lockwood Resource filled the position of Director of Design Management for a leading brand in Europe.
Lockwood Resource is retained to fill a Creative Director Product Design position, an Associate Creative Director Product Design position, and a user-centric Research Manager position in the Northwest. Tom Lockwood writes for Fast Company Design about his observations being a design judge for Red Dot in Germany last month, Five Trends Spotted at the Olympics […]
Lockwood Resource fills positions of Creative Director in the Northeast and Account Director in the Northeast. Lockwood is retained to fill a Senior Director Design Management and Functions position, and a Design Management Director position for a major CPG company in northern Europe.
Lockwood Resource is retained to fill a position of Senior Director of Design Management in Northern Europe.
Thomas Lockwood will be a design judge at the Red Dot Product Design Award competition to be held this month in Essen, Germany, joining 38 other renowned design experts assembled from around the world to evaluate the best product design amongst over 5,000 international entries.
Thomas Lockwood presents a keynote presentation at the University of Utah Multi-Disciplinary Design Program lecture series, presenting “Designing Design: Integrating Business, Design and Passion”
Lockwood Resource is retained to full a Director of End-User Insights position in the Northeast. It’s time to build a consumer centric, design-driven innovation center for the largest company in its category!
Just a short note to say, Happy Thanksgiving! (and that we are Thankful for the Creative Class!)
Lockwood Resource is retained to fill a Director of User Experience position in the Northeast, an Interaction Design Manager position in the Midwest, and an Industrial Design Manager position in the Northeast.
Lockwood Resource successfully fills a Partner position for a leading US brand and design firm. Thomas Lockwood will run a new 2-day workshop, “Advancing by Design: building great design operations / building great design teams”, November 6-7 in San Francisco. More information is at DMI.org under Collaboration and Teams.
Lockwood Resource successfully fills the positions of Senior Director of Experience Strategy for a leading branded environment/event marketing firm, and Account Director for a leading packaging design firm.
Lockwood Resource fills the position of Marketing Director for a leading design firm in the Northeast.
Lockwood Resource is retained to fill a position of Senior Director Experience Strategy in the Northeast.
Thomas Lockwood will present at the You In UX Global Career Summit – “Getting There: Embracing the Evolution of UX and Design Career Opportunities”, May 7. Lockwood Resource is retained to fill a Design Director position, luggage and fashion industry, in the Northeast.
A leading consumer products company in the UK has retained Lockwood Resource to fill a Global Design Manager position in London. Lockwood Resource is retained to fill the VP User Experience position for a client in the Northwest.
Lockwood Resource is retained to fill positions of Client Director and Marketing Manager for a leading product and packaging design firm in the Northeast, US.
Thomas Lockwood will run a workshop on sourcing, recruiting and on-boarding senior creative talent, for a group of corporate Design Directors, February 5-7, in The Netherlands.
Lockwood Resource is selected to fill the position of Design Manager, packaging, for a leading CPG brand in Germany. And also retained to fill positions of Senior Industrial Design, and Senior Color, Finish and Materials Design in the Advanced Design Center of a leading consumer products company in the Midwest.
Fast Company runs “7 Ideas for Improving Carry-on Luggage” post by Thomas Lockwood. Lockwood Resource fills a UX Creative Director position for a leading mobile technology company in the Northwest. Lockwood Resource is retained to fill Senior Human Factors/Usability position, and Usability Strategist positions for a leading luxury consumer company in the Midwest.
Wishing all a very Happy Thanksgiving! Among other things, we’re thankful for the creative class!
Lockwood Resource is retained to fill positions in Senior Design Manager Planning & Strategy, Senior Design Managers Industrial Design, and Senior Industrial Designers for a leading consumer products company in the Midwest.
Thomas Lockwood participates on a panel for Plexus Institute discussing creativity in the workplace, “Buildings designed for beauty, life and work”.
Lockwood Resource is retained to fill a Senior Partner of Experience Innovation position for a leading global brand strategy and design firm based in the Northeast. Thomas Lockwood will run the workshop “Building Great Internal Design Organizations” at IIT Institute of Design in Chicago, September 26-27. More information at the DMI Design Management Institute website.
Lockwood resource successfully fills a UX Design Director position for a leading software & service company in the Bay Area. Tom Lockwood is selected to be a design advisor to a major global consumer electronics company, and also to be a design award judge for the government Innovation Council of Taiwan.
Lockwood Resource is retained to fill a UX Design Director position, and a Creative Director position, for a leading consumer technology company in the Northwest. Inspiring indeed!
Imagine – if not for the great American attitude of independence and creativity, there may not be as much great American innovation! Celebrating our independence, creativity and innovation, Happy Fourth of July!
Thomas Lockwood has been selected to be a Chairman of the 2013 Tsinghua University International Design Management Symposium, to be held this December 1-2 in Shenzhen, China. This will be the fourth time Dr. Lockwood has collaborated with Tsinghua University in Beijing to create international design management symposiums.
Lockwood Resource is selected to help build UX design organization, and consult on best of class.
Tom Lockwood will run the workshop “Building Great Internal Design Organizations” May 7-8, at Lunar Design in San Francisco. More information is at DMI Design Management Institute.
Lockwood Resource launched a new blog site dedicated to building “Cultures of Innovation”. The regular guest contributors include: Tamara Carleton, Charles Bezerra, Jeanne Liedtka, Thomas Lockwood, Marty Neumeier, Peter Norlin, Bruce Nussbaum, and Edgar Papke. Join the conversation; we’ve new products and services to create, and cultures of innovation to build.
Lockwood Resource is retained to fill a VP / Director of Experience Design position for a major software company in the Bay area.
Taking just a moment to suggest that creative people who care, make the world a better place. So put a little heart in everything you do! Happy Valentines Day!
Thanks to Tsinghua University in Beijing, “Design Thinking” by Thomas Lockwood, in it’s fifth printing, is translated in Chinese. Lockwood Resource completes recruiting a senior industrial design manager in Europe.
A leading financial services organization has selected Thomas Lockwood to advise on UX design strategy and operations.
Lockwood Resource successfully places the senior design strategy position for a smart company on the west coast
Lockwood recruiting successfully completes the search for a VP Creative Director in New York city. And, we successfully filled positions for Senior Industrial Designer and Lead UX Designer for clients in the Midwest. Lockwood Resource is retained to fill a Senior Design Manager position for a leading CPG company in Germany. Thomas Lockwood leads a […]
Lockwood Resource completes the search for President of DMI, placing Michael Westcott. Successfully places the Senior Account Director for a leading US design firm. And, successfully completes the retained search for Design Studio Manager and Lead Designer positions.
Thomas Lockwood leads a UX design best practice workshop for a client in S. Korea
Lockwood Resource conducts a pro bono search for the non-profit Design Management Institute, for the position of DMI President
The worlds premier event marketing / experience agency retained Lockwood Resource to fill their VP Global Creative position based in New York City
Thomas Lockwood leads a two-day innovation development workshop for the executive team at Slimgenics
Lockwood Resource is retained to fill Design Studio Manager and Lead Designer positions in the central region
A major US manufacturer retained Lockwood Resource to fill several positions in Senior Interface Design functions
Lockwood Resource is retained to fill a Senior Design Manager and Design Principle position for a global CPG manufacturer
A leading design firm on the west coast has retained Lockwood Resource to fill a strategic position in account management
Thomas Lockwood conducts design organization workshop onsite at Microsoft
Lockwood Resource is retained by a major US firm to fill two positions in design research and strategy
Lockwood Resource is retained by a major international electronics corporation for design department organization strategy and development
Thomas Lockwood was a keynote speaker and helped run the Tsinghua – DMI International Design Management Symposium in Hong Kong, during Business of Design Week. “Design Management: Towards a New Era of Innovation”
Thomas Lockwood is a keynote speaker at the ODN national conference in Baltimore. His topic: integrating design thinking methods in organization development practice. He is also a speaker at the L2 Innovation conference in New York. And, Tom’s blog “What good does design do for business?” is posted in Fast Company.
Tom Lockwood speakers at the Brand Manage Camp conference in Las Vegas to an audience of 350 marketing executives about design strategy and design organizations
Thomas Lockwood is quoted by Fast Company for the story Straight Talk On American Design. Check out his quote as well as other interesting quotes from American designers. http://www.fastcompany.com/design/2011/quotes-from-american-designers-1
Thomas Lockwood runs the “Building Great Internal Design Organizations” workshop in Chicago
Berg Publishers in London announces publishing The Handbook of Design Management, edited by Rachel Cooper, Sabine Junginger and Thomas Lockwood
Tom Lockwood speaks about design thinking to an international audience of marketing and CRM experts at the Bring Dialog conference in Sweden
A Fortune 50 US manufacturer selects Lockwood Resource to fill their Americas design studio director search
Lockwood Resource is retained by a leading design firm in Europe to fill a VP position
A leading US innovation firm retains creative recruitment agency Lockwood Resource to fill a VP of business development position
In collaboration with the Board of Directors, Lockwood completes the successful recruitment of the position of President of DMI, the Design Management Institute
Thomas Lockwood runs the “Building Great Internal Design Organizations” workshop at Microsoft in Seattle
Thomas Lockwood runs a weeklong design and innovation management workshop in Boston for 25 delegates from Korea, chosen by KIDP, the government design council for Korea
Tom Lockwood participates as a design judge for Red Dot at the international product design award competition in Essen, Germany
Thomas Lockwood announces the launch of Lockwood Resource, a retained recruiting agency specializing in design and innovation leadership (design thinking and design doing)