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Mary Baker

Based in Chicago, Mary is the Knowledge Coordinator for Perkins+Will's Corporate Interiors practice. She holds a Master of Library and Information Science and Bachelor of English and Business from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Her role combines her passions for research and information access. Outside of the office, Mary is actively involved in Chicago's museum and non-profit communities.

Mar 28, 2018

Seven Takeaways from SXSW

We took to Austin’s SXSW Conference seeking knowledge about the forces shaping design. From our pages of notes on the future of tech, wellness, and generational forces, we bring you seven key insights. Read More +

Mar 16, 2017

How to Retain Top Talent? Take a Page Out of OCLC’s Book

With recent STEM graduates flocking to Silicon Valley for career opportunities with technology giants and fledgling startups, one organization used a smart design intervention to capitalize on their space to appeal to and retain the talent pool in their own Midwestern backyard. Read More +