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Kit Morris



Kit Morris

Kit received his MA in Industrial Design from the Royal College of Art. He is principal at d:e (aka Design Edge), a design consultancy with offices in Austin and Shanghai that specializes in design, engineering, communication, and research. Kit also serves on the board of directors for the Austin Creative Alliance.

Kit has extensive ‘to-market’ experience designing products, brands, and strategies for Fortune 500 companies that include Dell, AMD, Igloo, Maytag, LG, and 3M. He has led teams that have designed a wide variety of products, from electronics to kitchenware to healthcare and pet products, and has garnered more than 40 design and utility patents. His work is exhibited in the permanent collection at the Chicago Museum of Architecture & Design, and has won IDEA, Good Design, and Red Dot awards.