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Michael Gallagher

IDSA/Crown, United States


Studied design at the University of Cincinnati, Ohio and spent several years teaching at Syracuse University, New York State. Beagn his carrer at the consultat office of Chase Design. Held various design and management positions with Thomson Consumer Electronics and General Electric before becoming Director of Design at Crown Equipment, an international manufacturer of lift trucks, wehre he is now responsible for managing all aesthetic and ergonomic aspects of Crown products. He is also interested in graphic and architectural design. His work has won recognition from such groups as Industrie Forum Hannover, IDSA and ID Magazine. He will be chairing the 1998 ISDA Design Excellence Awards, IDEA.

As of 1998