WHAT WE DO

We focus on emotional relevance, working with executives, design and product teams around the world to create amazing products and digital experiences.

Founded in 2006, NONOBJECT is based in Palo Alto, CA.

OUR TEAM

We are a go-to studio for clients looking for
meaningful innovation.

We are a small team, on purpose. Because small means nimble, and small means personal. We work for you and with you, every step of the way.

Intern

Ferdinand Aichriedler

Ferdinand came to industrial design via architecture, and has never regretted the change. Cat or dog person? Neither – only chickens please.

Yvonne Ericsson

Events

Yvonne Ericsson

Leveraging her PR background, Yvonne shares the magic of Silicon Valley with companies from around the world. Except when she races like a Spartan.

George Goh

Designer

George Goh

A holistic designer, George effortlessly transitions from detail designs to complete experiences. Except when he’s distracted by cats.

Kevin Kilpatrick

Designer

Kevin Kilpatrick

A CAD wizard, thoughtful photographer and sharp thinker, Kevin succinctly and evocatively conveys ideas – and folds t-shirts like a ninja.

VP Brand and Business Strategy

Malin Leschly

Equal parts strategist and hands-on, Malin analyzes and infers to find the meaning that matters when we’re designing new experiences.

Branko Lukic

Principal

Branko Lukic

A design and business visionary, Branko is the man behind the nonobject philosophy and author of the book NONOBJECT, published by MIT Press.

Suncica Lukic

VP Branding

Suncica Lukic

Suncica combines her artistic sense with strategic insights to create brands that powerfully connect with its audience.

Tyson Mai

Junior Designer

Tyson Mai

An avid sketcher, Tyson beautifully visualizes designs before taking them into CAD and renderings. Want cool sneakers? Ask Tyson.

Suguru Ogata

Intern

Suguru Ogata

Suguru brings a keen eye to detail and a sense of humor to his designs. And if you have a craving for Italian, he’ll cook it for you like a pro. 

Mimi Richart

Director of Finance

Mimi Richart

Mimi is our behind the scenes master of finance and HR. While we love her for that, what makes her most popular is that she brings Zoe the dog to work.

Steve Takayama

Principal

Steve Takayama

Steve consistently wins acclaim for his unique ability to design solutions that appear magically simple no matter their technical complexity.

Zoe the dog

Dog

Zoe

Dedicated to learning new skills, Zoe is working hard on mastering fetch. And just like Steve Jobs, she prefers walking meetings.