Unsupported browser

For a better experience please update your browser to its latest version.

Your browser appears to have cookies disabled. For the best experience of this website, please enable cookies in your browser

We'll assume we have your consent to use cookies, for example so you won't need to log in each time you visit our site.
Learn more

Shuttleworth set to make his mark

  • Comment

Former Foster director Ken Shuttleworth is to call his new practice 'make' (full trading title Make Places Ltd), a name devised by brand and marketing consultant Wolff Olins.

The practice will operate as a creative studio where profits are shared with the design team, and design credits are given to those who do the work. All company shares will be held in trust for perpetuity for the sole benefit of the employees.

Shuttleworth rejected the idea of using his own name on the grounds that it would cause complications if other members of the team were to emerge as key players.

Although there is no long-term succession plan, the name 'make' is designed to allow for maximum flexibility.

'Make is not just my vision, ' said Shuttleworth. 'It's one shared by a team of dedicated individuals and the brand should reflect this.'

  • Comment

Have your say

You must sign in to make a comment

Please remember that the submission of any material is governed by our Terms and Conditions and by submitting material you confirm your agreement to these Terms and Conditions.

Links may be included in your comments but HTML is not permitted.

Related Jobs

AJ Jobs