Mr. Bill Grant

About Me

President and Chief Creative Officer, Grant Design Collaborative. Former National President, AIGA

Member Since October 1991
Member Type Design Leader
AIGA Chapter Atlanta
Title President and Creative Director
Company Grant Design Collaborative
Email [email protected]
Website www.grantcollaborative.com
Field Art direction/Creative direction
Bio Bill Grant is President and Creative Director of Grant Design Collaborative in Atlanta. Grant Design Collaborative's cross discipline work includes brand and communication design and strategy, advertising, product development, branded interiors and experience design. Grant served two terms on the National Board of AIGA, 2001-2004 and as President from 2005-2008. He was a member of the Board of Directors of the Atlanta chapter of AIGA from 1993-1999 and served as the chapter’s president from 1997-1999. He was named an AIGA Fellow in 2005. Grant authored and produced the original AIGA "Business and Ethical Expectations for Professional Designers and chaired GAIN, the 2002 AIGA Business and Design Conference. Grant also assisted in curriculum development and attended the inaugural AIGA Harvard Business School program Business Perspectives for Design Leaders. Grant's work has been featured in Communication Arts, Print, ID, STEP, HOW, AIGA Communication Graphics, Metropolis, New York Type Director's Club Annual, Graphic Design:usa, Graphic Design America 2, Interior Design, Interiors, and IIDA Perspective, among others. He has served as a judge for numerous international design competitions and is a frequent speaker at design events. Grant has produced award-winning strategic design programs for clients such as Adobe Systems, Herman Miller, Blackberry Farm, Geiger International, Blue Ridge Commercial Carpet, Steelcase, Mohawk Paper Mills, Muzak, Neenah Paper, Contract Magazine, and Georgia-Pacific. Grant was elected to the Canton, Georgia City Council in 2013 and also serves as Mayor Pro TEM.