19 Jul '12, 11pm

My inspiration

Even as Jen Lorentzen (Senior Designer, Nike Sportswear Brand Design Team) graduated from graphic design school, she didn’t know all of the possibilities. “When I graduated from school, it was very much like ‘This is how you’re going to be a graphic designer. And this is how you do letterhead design.’ When I graduated I was looking all over for design studios or whatever, and when I met the leader of the studio I went to, he said any good designer should be able to design anything. And that’s where I got to work on color forecasting, and product graphics, and all kinds of different things. And Nike recruited me; they’re looking for people who have that background, who can take whatever’s thrown at them. And honestly, I can say I can’t think of another way to work; I always say, ‘I could be designing car insurance brochures.’ I just have to be so thankful that it all worked...

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