2017 One Show Design Jury
Head of Design
Forest Young is the Head of Design at Wolff Olins, San Francisco. Prior to joining Wolff Olins, Forest led design at West for the world’s most promising early stage companies. Earlier in his career, Forest served as Interbrand’s Senior Creative Director, supporting a portfolio of accounts including Google, AT&T, Microsoft and Vine. Forest is a Critic in design at the Yale School of Art and a past Board Member of the AIGA/NY. His work has been exhibited at MoMA and the Royal Ontario Museum. He is the recipient of many accolades including the One Show Gold Pencil, Gold Design Lion at Cannes and the ADC Black Cube. Forest writes about the intersection of design, technology and culture for TechCrunch and Grafik, and is a speaking alum of SXSW. Forest earned an MFA from the Yale University where he was awarded the School of Art’s Mark Whistler Prize.