When 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Where Cleveland Institute of Art, Peter B Lewis Theater, 1st floor
Brett Lovelady founded Astro Studios in 1994 to innovatively blend design, technology and lifestyle insights into a wide range of iconic, culture defining products and brands.
Since then Brett has become one of Americas top design leaders, advocating for design and directing some of the world’s most culturally relevant products and brands. Astro and Brett have worked on hundreds of products and brands, from Fortune 100 clients to start-ups, receiving numerous industry and design awards. Highlights include: Nike’s first electronic products, the Nike Triax Watch Series up thru the Nike Fuelband, Microsoft Xbox360 gaming console, the Sol Republic brand, Shinola Electric & Audio and many more.
In 2008, Astro also created and spun-off Astro Gaming Inc., extending the Astro design brand into a hi-performance e-sports brand. In 2011 the venture-backed Astro Gaming achieved #13 on the INC. 500 fastest growing companies list, then was acquired by pre-IPO, Skullcandy Inc. and recently ASTRO launched it’s next property, the Minus-8 watch brand.back to events list
Cleveland Institute of Art
Peter B Lewis Theater , 1st floor
11610 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44106
Cleveland Institute of Art is supported in part by the residents of Cuyahoga County through a public grant from Cuyahoga Arts & Culture.