- Senior Associate
Nate is an exceptional exhibition designer with 21 years’ professional experience in design and project management. His work includes trade show exhibits, events, museums, signage programs, graphic design, interiors, kiosks, sales centers and visitor centers. As a Brand Practice Project Lead, Nate brings design abilities with a focus on user experience, and the skill to design and produce immersive environments.
Nate is currently leading a multi-disciplinary team to develop a Wayfinding Masterplan and Signage Standards for the University of Texas Medical Branch for each of their campuses to positively impact the human experience. Recently, he has provided signage and wayfinding support for the Quanta Services project by producing conceptual signage designs, high-quality construction documentation, location plans and message schedules. He is also working with Ottobock N.A. on their new workspace in Austin designing environmental graphics, digital communications, and product displays that are tightly integrated into the overall design for the space.
He has consulted on the redesign of Schlumberger’s Houston office lobby, engaged with ExxonMobil to develop environmental branding on their new campus, and worked with Murphy Oil on a visitor gallery and signage program in their new corporate headquarters. He also played a major role in signage projects for several ConocoPhillips projects as well as Cheniere Energy’s Houston Offices.
Nate has also been heavily involved in the production and execution of his past projects as a project manager and technical consultant. His strong understanding of construction methods, 3D CAD software, and photo-realistic renderings are a few of the invaluable tools at his disposal. Nate’s design process is rooted in collaboration. His experience has maximized his ability to listen and effectively deliver his clients’ expectations while providing creative and innovative solutions to project challenges.