The Preflight Checklist

The Preflight Checklist

Dr. Andrew DiMeo reflects on lessons he's learned about values. When an airplane pilot is getting ready for a flight, they perform the preflight checklist every time to ensure not a single important step is overlooked. What if we all start treating our company values like a preflight checklist?

Ethan Creasman Promoted to Design and Development Manager

Ethan Creasman Promoted to Design and Development Manager

Trig is pleased to announce that industrial designer Ethan Creasman has accepted a promotion to Design and Development Manager. As our firm keeps growing and bringing on new talent, it is important to ensure that proper leadership be appointed to oversee every department of service we offer.

Industrial Design Matters

Industrial Design Matters

“It is of utmost importance for me to ensure life is cherished, and to spend weekdays working on things that really matter, to improve health and happiness for all. And to spend my nights and weekends loved ones, family, and good friends, enjoying all that life has to offer.”

Iconopoly - A Made-Up Word That Should Exist

Iconopoly - A Made-Up Word That Should Exist

Iconopoly: A monopoly derived from creating an iconic brand and/or intellectual property around an iconic product. The term was coined by Trig to describe the unique value of industrial design in creating long term sustainable value for companies. 

Holistic Design

Holistic Design

As a designer, the word holistic is something that resonates in my soul and is married with design. It is a way that we, as Industrial Designers, approach a product knowing that it is not an entity of itself. It is connected, to a human, other products, an environment, an emotion.