a large group of people standing in a building

Y18 has come and gone, and it was yet another inspirational conference to fuel our creativity. This year it wasn’t a veteran design firm showing off, or the young guns with cutting-edge ideas that really stuck with me. Instead, I felt a message bigger than the individual presentations coming through loud and clear: doing what you love–your personal projects–can lead you to better opportunities in your career.

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Healthcare business graph and data of Medical business growth and gold stethoscope of doctor on laptop, investment, financial and banking, Medical business report on global network.

Sotera’s ViSi Mobile was featured during Dr. Eric Topol’s segment of The Colbert Report last night! ViSi Mobile is a comprehensive vital signs monitoring platform designed to keep clinicians and patients connected. DDSTUDIO engaged in industrial design and mechanical engineering for ViSi Mobile. Check out the segment below:

a kitchen counter topped with lots of fresh vegetables

I saw an interesting, thought-provoking movie at the Ken Cinema this week. A Place at the Table explores the issue of hunger in America and how it has become a serious socioeconomic and cultural problem in our nation.

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a close up of a baby wrapped in a blanket

Congratulations to interaction design manager Deni Cook and his wife, Mary, on the birth of Cora June last night! We are overjoyed for Deni + Mary in welcoming their little bundle of love into their lives. In Deni’s words after she was born–“let’s do this life!”