In January 2019, Mark Dziersk (BFA 1981) was elected Partner at McKinsey & Company. McKinsey Design is the creative arm of McKinsey & Company, and currently one of the largest design organizations in the world.
Dziersk is a recognized expert in industrial design and brand management who is responsible for more than 100 design patents. Over a design career that spans more than 20 years, he has won a variety of awards, including Red Dot, IDEA Gold, and I.D. Best of Category. Mark is a former president of the Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA) and is the current editor of its Innovation magazine.