Credits, Sources & Legal

CREDITS

Website
Art direction, writing, photo/videography, and media production by GPG
Layout and HTML editing by Chris Macho / maxandcodesign.com

Projects
Computer generated animatic visualizations, motion graphics, and animation by Jordan Abeles, Brittnell Anderson, Chris Crowell, Jay Davis, Damian Gordon, Peter Jivkov, Matt Johnson, Gustavo Manriquez, Eric Ronay, Ari Rubenstein, Manuela Scalini, and Mark Valentine

Management by Mark Bohlman, Tom Fortune, Donald Holder, Cindy Magill, Kevin Warnick, and Don Young

Physical model production direction by Carol Bauman and Mark Walas. Physical modelmakers: Bryan Dewy, Todd Fellows, Jon Forman, Nelson Hall, Peggy Hrastar, Michelle Lyman, Pierre Maurer, Randy Ottenberg, Ellen Ridgeway, Danny Wagner, and Jason Young

Production design by Michael Curry, Fon Davis, Alan Horais, David Parsons, Geoff Puckett, Scott Sinclair, Hans Uhlig, and Mark Valentine

Sketches, storyboards, and illustrations by Stuart Bailey, Kirk Henderson, Nikita Polyansky, Geoff Puckett, Scott Sinclair, Nina Vaughn, and Marcelo Vignali

Sound design and music supervision by Marco d’Ambrosio, John Kilgore, John Neff, and Brooke Wentz

Technical engineering by Marty Brenneis, Jon Foreman, Geoff Heron, David Langsam, and Anthony Shafer


RESEARCH SOURCES

Facts & Figures
2013 research based on 4,000 consumers (aged 18 and older) in the United States, United Kingdom, Australia and China.
‘Retail 2013’ Conference presentation figures by Helen Graney, addressing consumers from 18 to 67 years of age.
2012 research based on 2,400 consumers in the United States, Brazil, China and India.


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Miscellaneous
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Disclosures for Legal Reasons
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Links
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