Mark Palmer

Mark Palmer, IDSA | Motorola

IDEA Bronze Motorola MC17 Personal Shopper - 2008
Student Merit Award Winner - 2006 

Mark Palmer, a graduate of Rochester Institute of Technology’s industrial design program won the Industrial Designers Society of America’s (IDSA) National Student Merit Award at its northeast district conference in spring 2006. Palmer beat out design students from nine other universities in the northeast area of the country. RIT students have won the award two of the three years since the award’s inception.

As district winner, Palmer won three years of professional membership to IDSA. Palmer recently accepted a job with Symbol Technologies in Holtsville, N.Y. Symbol representatives were impressed with Palmer upon viewing his portfolio at the conference in April.