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    • PRESIDENT, CREATIVE DIRECTOR

      Michael holds Bachelors & Masters degrees in Industrial Design from North Carolina State University. His experience in user-centric product and brand development ranges from military and defense applications to biomedical devices, consumer electronics, and many other categories.

      Michael is also an Adjunct Professor at NC State’s College of Design, where he teaches courses on digital drawing and rendering techniques at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

      Reach him at:
      mike@lautdesign.com

    • VP – INDUSTRIAL DESIGN

      Steve holds Bachelors and Masters degrees in Industrial Design and Transportation Design from North Carolina State University and Pforzheim University, respectively.

      His expertise in quick visualization and product styling directs our industrial design team, and ensures that stakeholders’ needs are exceeded.

      Reach him at:
      steve@lautdesign.com

       

    • VP – GRAPHICS & BRANDING

      Karen received her Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design, along with a minor in Business Administration from NC State University’s College of Design.

      Her understanding of brand identity, visual communication, and styling leads our Graphics & Branding team’s efforts in providing a fresh look and a memorable message to our clients’ customers in just about every industry there is.

      Reach her at:
      karen@lautdesign.com

       

    • INDUSTRIAL DESIGNER

      Shane holds a Bachelors degree in Industrial Design from North Carolina State University’s College of Design. His talents are based in design sketching, 3D modeling, and quick fabrication.

      Shane’s specialities include outdoor equipment, athletic & fitness equipment, consumer electronics, and defense hardware.

      Reach him at:
      shane@lautdesign.com

    • INDUSTRIAL DESIGNER

      Ryan is a graduate of Brigham Young University, and a Utah native.

      His diverse background includes experience developing furniture and household products, accessibility and mobility systems, and off-road vehicle accessories.

      He also has the cutest kids on earth.

      Reach him at:
      ryan@lautdesign.com

       

    • GRAPHIC DESIGNER

      Rachel Swiezynski holds a Bachelors degree in Graphic Design from NC State University’s College of Design.

      Her interests in modernist styling help to guide progressive branding efforts within our group. Her focus includes print, packaging, and interface design.

      Reach her at:
      rachel@lautdesign.com

       

    • GRAPHIC DESIGN INTERN

      Alex holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Graphic Design with a minor in Anthropology from NC State’s College of Design and College of Humanities and Social Sciences, respectively.

      Her interest in cultural anthropology and background in exhibit design fuel her ability to design for a wide range of clients. She especially enjoys information, print, and UX design.

      Reach her at:
      alex@lautdesign.com

       

    • GRAPHICS & INTERIOR INTERN

      Kimberly has a knack for interior visualization and combining style with substance. She is completing school in Raleigh, NC and has first-hand experience in the hospitality industry with one of our favorite customers, Eschelon Experiences.

      Reach her at:
      kimbo@lautdesign.com