Franz Blach

Basic

Angestellt, Managing Director and Executive Design Director, IDEO

Munich, Germany

Skills

Generalist User Experience- / Interaction Designer with broad skillset an a lot of practical experience in design work: Design Concepts
Web & Interface Design
Corporate Identity
Graphic Design
Information Design
Exhibition Design
Motion
3D Computer Graphics
Programming (ActionScript)

Timeline

Professional experience for Franz Blach

  • Current 12 years and 4 months, since Oct 2009

    Managing Director and Executive Design Director

    IDEO
  • Current 13 years and 1 month, since Jan 2009

    Communication Designer

    IDEO
  • Current 15 years and 1 month, since 2007

    Lead Design - User Experience

    LG Electronics

  • Current 16 years and 1 month, since 2006

    Founding Partner

    Hello Earth

  • 2006 - 2008

    Design Concepts and Visuals

    simple gmbh

    Design Concepts, Screendesign, Motion, Programming, 3D Computer Graphics for BMW and other clients

  • 2 months, Oct 2007 - Nov 2007

    Iconography and Screen Design

    Hobnox GmbH

  • 1999 - 2007

    Founding Partner

    7 Hz Designgruppe

  • 2003 - 2006

    Design Vodafone Global Iconography and Visual Style

    Vodafone Global, User Experience Group

    Development of the Global Vodafone Iconlanguage and the overall Look of Vodafones Visual Screen Appearance. Realisation of the first Flash Menus on Vodafone Handhelds and more.

Educational background for Franz Blach

  • 6 years and 10 months, Sep 2001 - Jun 2008

    Design

    Köln International School of Design

    Audiovisuelle Medien Corporate Identity Design for Manufacturing Design Konzepte Design Management Designtheorie und -geschichte Gender und Design Interface Design Ökologie und Design Produktionstechnologie Service Design Typographie und Layout

Languages

  • German

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  • English

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