Co-Head of Design, Wieden + Kennedy
The design director
Nicole Jacek brings her design expertise and leadership to global creative agency W+K as Co-Head of Design. Previously, she co-founded global design consultancy NJ(L.A.) and was an art director at The Designers Republic in Sheffield, UK, and creative director at Karlssonwilker in New York. She is an award-winning designer with honours from the Type Directors Club, the ADC, Print Magazine, D&AD and Red Dot. Nicole is one of the Print’s New Visual Artists, as well as an ADC Young Guns winner. Nicole has been a member of the design faculty at ArtCenter College of Design, Pasadena, and a visiting design critic at the School of Visual Arts, Parsons School of Design, Fashion Institute of Technology, and The Cooper Union, New York. She served as the youngest ADC board member for five years and has been appointed to restructure the ADC Young Guns program as chair of the ADC Young Guns committee.