June 23, 8:30am - 10:00am EDT. Hosted at UICA
part of a series on Survival
About the speaker
Tyler Way is the Co-Founder/Creative Director for [HAS HEART], an organization that unites U.S. Veterans with artists with the mission to tell their story. He is also the lead footwear designer for SEBAGO (Wolverine Worldwide, Inc.) and has created personal artwork for athletes and celebrity figures including LeBron James, Phil Knight, and others.
UICA features gallery exhibitions of work from regional, national and international artists throughout the year. UICA also hosts a range of dynamic events including concerts, performance art, artist receptions, gallery talks, an annual Holiday Artists’ Market, and other programs that nurture our creative community. UICA’s 195-seat film theater shows independent cinema, foreign films, and documentaries six days a week.
Ferris Coffee & Nut is a family-owned and -operated roaster, retailer, and wholesaler, providing specialty coffee, gourmet nuts, and snack mixes. Their shop can be found right here on the West side on Winter Ave.
We’re inventors and connectors. Technologists, designers, and strategists, all working together to create digital experiences that make an impact on people’s work and life, for the better. We love designing for the humans behind the experience. It’s what drives us.
CQL is a digital agency that specializes in world-class ecommerce, digital marketing, business software, experience design and digital business strategy.
Mighty is a web and mobile design and development company in Grand Rapids, Michigan. We craft beautifully smart, responsive websites and applications.
TEKsystems Digital and Creative Services supports strategic marketing initiatives for clients ranging from boutique agencies to Fortune 500 companies by supplying skilled design, development, functional and technical resources. A division of TEKsystems, a $3.7 billion global IT staffing, talent management and services leader, TEKsystems Digital and Creative Services thrives at the intersection of technology and marketing.
Atomic Object helps companies create custom software that transforms the way they do business. We design and build web, mobile, desktop and embedded products that are beautiful, durable, and easy to use. Whatever your industry, Atomic can help you change the status quo and set your company or product apart from the competition.
A local partner of CreativeMornings GR, AIGA advances design as a professional craft, strategic advantage and vital cultural force. As the largest community of design advocates, we bring together practitioners, enthusiasts, and patrons to amplify the voice of design and create the vision for a collective future.
Photography & videography for weddings, events, and the rest of life’s stories. Based in Grand Rapids, Michigan and available for travel worldwide.
Leigh Ann Cobb is a Grand Rapids resident, Pure Michigan enthusiast. Documenting intimate moments has always been an interest of hers; starting with an undergrad thesis as a printmaking and drawing major in 2011. Since then, she has grown a strong liking to the more portable means of capturing a moment, and have been strengthening her photographic skills ever since.
It’s our 3rd birthday! Please join us to celebrate at the UICA.