The latest news from and about MAYA

MAYA Wins 3 Design Excellence Awards

Mar 22 2013

MAYA’s work for PepsiCo, LUMA Institute and Mad Science Supply & Surplus were recognized by AIGA Pittsburgh with Design Excellence awards.

Hacking Corporate Culture

Mar 20 2013

Steve Spencer and Amit Kiran of MAYA visually scribed the ideas of presenters during a panel at SXSW Interactive on ‘Hacking Corporate Culture: Intrapreneurs, Entrepreneurs, and the Future of Collaboration’.

SXSW Interactive 2013

Mar 10 2013

The web is over, it was a cute lab experiment, the sort of toy that Nature watches her children play with and laughs. Six billion mobile devices. Eight? Ten? Cute as a button. What will happen when we climb the next mountain? When instead of information being “in” computers; people, products, environments, and cultures begin to live “in” the information?

Crowdsourcing Digital Device Design

Mar 07 2013

MAYA’s Stephen Spencer explores the challenges of creating digital devices at SXSW Interactive in Austin this week by prototyping product concepts in real-time through an interactive collaboration with the audience.

Guest Blogging at Interactions Magazine

Mar 02 2013

Designer and Researcher Lauren Chapman is guest blogging at interactions magazine. Read her first post, The Start of an Exploration.

MAYA Honored by Master Builders’ Assocation

Mar 02 2013

MAYA Design’s new space in downtown Pittsburgh was recognized by the Master Builders’ Association of Western Pennsylvania for “Excellence in Craftsmanship” at the Building Excellence Awards.

Big Opportunities in Big Data

Feb 20 2013

MAYA CEO Mickey McManus joins copanelists at Enterprise Forum Pittsburgh for a discussion of the opportunities in big data for business, technology and design.

Mickey McManus
BCG Senior Advisor

Innovators and Collaborators in Education

Feb 20 2013

As a featured presenter in the iCON Speaker Series, Senior Designer Paul Gould will help inaugurate the new Center for Creativity at Allegheny Intermediate Unit by speaking to an audience of educators about design, technology, and how education will evolve in a connected world.

Paul Gould
Senior Experience Designer

Computing Turned Inside Out

Feb 10 2013

Mickey McManus talks with TechTalk radio in Boston about preparing businesses to thrive in the next information technology paradigm.

Mickey McManus
BCG Senior Advisor

MAYA Principals Win Carnegie Science Award

Feb 03 2013

Congratulations to MAYA’s Pete Lucas, Joe Ballay, and Mickey McManus, winners of the 2013 Carnegie Science Award in the Science Communicator category. The award will be presented on May 3, 2013 at the Carnegie Music Hall in Oakland.

Peter Lucas
BCG Senior Advisor
Joe Ballay
BCG Senior Advisor
Mickey McManus
BCG Senior Advisor