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Judge Profile: Derek Sussner (Minnesota, USA)

Derek Sussner founded Sussner Design Company in 1999 in Minneapolis. He creates thoughtful, effective and standout solutions for his clients, with a role that ranges from positioning to creative direction to strategically walking clients down scenically successful and bump-free paths.

Sussner Design Co. specializes in refreshing identities, delivering creative solutions for brands that have faded, faltered or have found new purpose. SDCo clients benefit from identities that produce, energize and capture the imagination and the attention of their audience.

Over the past 18 years, Sussner Design Company has won over 280 awards in recognition of over 150 projects, and has been featured in more than 40 international publications and websites. To see a sampling of the outstanding companies SDCo has been privileged to call clients, please visit sussner.com

Derek is a graduate of the University of Minnesota. He is married to, and works with the love of his life, his wife Tessa. He is a proud father of two boys, a happy owner of a dog, and battles a slight addiction to golf.

Web: sussner.com
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