Jillian Tackaberry is an industrial designer at MNML in Chicago, a studio founded in 2007 by Scott Wilson, IDSA. She joined MNML in 2014 after winning IDSA's Midwest District Student Merit Award (SMA). Since then, she has worked with large brands such as Logitech and Omron, as well as with smaller startups in categories including furniture, housewares, footwear, medical and tech. As a designer, she excels at taking on new challenges and creating meaningful details. She believes the key to successful design relies on empathy and understanding.
Her work has been published online and in print in IDSA's INNOVATION, Core 77, Inhabitat and The Chicago Tribune.