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Mary Lynn Penner is chosen as one of VMSD magazine's Designer Dozen
Congrats Mary Lynn!
Chute Gerdeman’s very own Mary Lynn Penner, Senior Designer of Brand Communications, has been chosen by VMSD to be part of the magazine’s inaugural Designer Dozen awards.

This listing celebrates the best and brightest up-and-coming designers in retail design. Each member of this group represents someone who has the talent, drive and innovation to move this industry forward. The 12 emerging stars recognized this year come from design firms and retail organizations across the country including Chute Gerdeman, Luxottica, Macy’s, Marc Jacobs, Starbucks Coffee Co. and more.

Mary Lynn is an integral member of the Brand Communications team at Chute Gerdeman. Her skill at developing and expressing brands, through visual communications strategies, has defined many of Chute Gerdeman’s most successful projects. Her talent creating effective communications systems, that motivate customers on the retail floor, is complemented by a fine design aesthetic. Her work at Chute Gerdeman includes communications, packaging and collateral for top-tier clients such as Express, C&A Brazil, Hanesbrands Inc., Danier (Canada), Kika (Austria), Kohl’s, Lowe’s, Mattel, Timberland, Bob Evans, Revlon and West Marine. As a champion of Chute Gerdeman’s social media presence, she originated, designed and set the tone for the Gerdeblog. Today, she leads the team, collecting and commenting on trends, industry and design.

Profiles of The Designer Dozen will appear in VMSD’s March issue and the winners will be honored during The VMSD Designer Dozen Awards Bash, held March 1, 2012, at PURE Nightclub at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas during GlobalShop.
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