The latest news from and about MAYA

MAYA Prepping Two Companies to Go Out on Their Own

Sep 10 2010

Learn how MAYA is spinning out LUMA Institute to foster human-centered design as a route to innovation within organizations, as well as how we’re incubating another company focused on our Interstacks technology.

MAYA Honored on Great Place to Work Rankings

Sep 08 2010

MAYA was recognized as #22 on The 7th Annual Great Place to Work ® Rankings: 2010 Best Small & Medium Workplaces Presented by Entrepreneur®. The list was narrowed down from over 400 nominated companies and each company was evaluated on five areas: credibility, respect, fairness, pride, and camaraderie.

New Director of Development Leads MAYA's Interstacks Initiative

Aug 31 2010

New Director of Development Leads MAYA’s Interstacks Initiative

“The Cloud” as Hindenburg?

Aug 31 2010

Journalist James Fallows calls Mickey McManus’s reference to “The Cloud” as Hindenburg the “pithiest single sentence” he heard at the Aspen/Atlantic Ideas Festival. Mickey was a keynote at the Festival on July 7, 2010.

Mickey McManus
Chairman & Principal

Many businesses are finding less to worry about by shifting IT services to independent providers

Aug 13 2010

In this Pittsburgh Business Times article about cloud computing, Mickey McManus takes a contrarian view, arguing that there are risks when businesses put their data into a few cloud companies.

Mickey McManus
Chairman & Principal

The Southside and Design - Delta Magazine

Jul 28 2010

An article in Delta Airlines “Delta Sky Magazine” features an inside look at MAYA and our neighborhood. Hint: the good stuff starts on page 113!

The Art of the Spinoff

Jul 07 2010

An article in Inc. magazine talks about how MAYA Design grows by incubating, and then spinning off, successful businesses.

Keynote: Aspen Ideas Festival

Jul 07 2010

Mickey McManus was a keynote speaker at the 2010 Aspen Ideas Festival. The Festival is a conversation-packed exploration of some of the most important ideas and pressing issues the world faces. Presented by the Aspen Institute and The Atlantic magazine, the Festival strives to highlight the ideas of a diverse group of experts at the forefront of their fields and of leaders whose actions are changing the world.

Mickey McManus
Chairman & Principal

Fast Company Expert Blog

Jun 21 2010

Fast Company Expert Blogger Shawn Graham visited MAYA and got the scoop on how we foster a culture of innovation.

MAYA Named an Exceptional Workplace

Jun 09 2010

MAYA Design has been selected by Inc. magazine and Winning Workplaces as one of 20 winners of the 2010 Top Small Company Workplaces competition – the best small and mid-sized places to work in the country. Inc.’s June issue features the 20 winners, as well as the 20 finalists. Nearly 500 companies completed applications for the contest.