Denise Korn is Creative Director of Lifestyle Brand at Gensler. Recognized for her purposeful and multi-disciplinary approach, she is dedicated to crafting meaningful brands for a wide range of clients in real estate, hospitality, and culture. Before joining Gensler, Denise founded and was Principal of Korn Design. A design industry speaker, mentor, and activist, Denise is the recipient of a Fellow Award from AIGA and a James Beard Foundation Medal for design. Her work has been honored by AIGA, Communication Arts, Graphis, Hospitality Design, and Interior Design Magazine.
Denise founded Youth Design, a mentorship program providing urban talent with career opportunities in design. She was honored by the Boston Business Journal as a 2015 Leader in Diversity, and currently serves as a Senior Fellow in Social Innovation at Babson College's Lewis Institute and on the Board of Trustees for the Massachusetts College of Art and Design.