ABOUT

Blair Barnes — Product

Blair brings 30 years of experience designing products, building brands, and bringing product innovations to the world, on behalf of some of the world’s most admired brands, including Oasis, The Scotts Company, Texas Instruments, Gerry Baby (Evenflo), Nike and Leatherman. His recent experiences include directing performance footwear innovations at Nike, and serving as intrepreneur at Leatherman, to create new hand tool products. Blair is named on numerous utility and design patents and his work has appeared in I.D. magazine, Baseball Japan, Outdoor Retailer, Core 77 and Thrasher. He is a graduate of The Ohio State University with a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Design and a Masters of Arts in Design Management and Planning.