Academic Area Graphic Design Degree BFA Year Graduated 2013 Social https://www.linkedin.com/in/blake-helman-21a99220 https://dribbble.com/blakehelman Blake is a Visual Designer and Design Strategist at IBM Design in Austin, Texas. He has worked at IBM in both Product and Service design roles. Most notably he worked for IBM’s Security Division where he envisioned and built solutions that helped clients combat the ever-growing threat of cyber crime. Today Blake is a Client Design Strategy Lead working with leaders who are transforming their business using tools of design. Drawing on his formal education in Visual and User-Experience Design he is responsible for guiding clients towards their future story, ensuring design’s role at the table and putting human-need back at the center of business decisions.