Mike Simonian | Mike & Maaike
Mike Simonian is the co-founder of the progressive industrial design studio Mike & Maaike and was recently named in Fast Company's 2012 list of 100 most creative people in business. With true California spirit, Simonian brings a progressive perspective to design, marked by experimentation, substance and conceptual narratives as natural elements of his work. He spearheaded an alternative consulting formula that has shaped Mike & Maaike as a design laboratory where self-initiated projects and client projects inform and influence each other. Mike & Maaike have recently joined forces with Google where they are building an industrial design team and interpreting new technologies.