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Improving Design Outcomes through Public Engagement

Posted in Case Study, City Wayfinding, Civic, Civic Wayfinding, Corbin Client News, County Wayfinding, Government, Healthcare, Healthcare Wayfinding, Hospital Wayfinding, Regional Wayfinding, Wayfinding Concept on March 10th, 2016 by Mark VanderKlipp – Be the first to comment

As we develop wayfinding systems for a variety of clients, we appreciate how public engagement is critical to the design process. Here, we share two examples from recent client groups and the outcomes of those sessions:

Ochsner Medical Center, New Orleans LA

We led a prototype process on the interior of this complex medical campus to test proposed logic changes and as a “proof of concept” for wayfinding tools. The exercise was designed to… More...

Calgarians Speak Out About Wayfinding

Posted in Civic, Government, Wayfinding Concept, Wayfinding Return on Investment on June 21st, 2012 by Mark VanderKlipp – 1 Comment

“Improved navigation will make for not only a great visitor experience, but successful Centre City businesses as well.” More...

DDA Director Extols Virtues of Wayfinding Signage

Posted in Civic, Corbin Client News, Government, Wayfinding Concept, Where We Work on October 12th, 2011 by Mark VanderKlipp – Be the first to comment

We came across this gem on YouTube, an interview with our client Arthur Mullen, Director of the Mount Clemens DDA. Among the comments featured in this interview*:

“The wayfinding system is especially important because we have a lot of out of town visitors who are coming into the city and we have a couple different grid systems … and it makes getting around downtown for someone who’s… More...

“Phygital” Wayfinding and Experience Mapping

Posted in Civic, Corporate/Retail, Government, Speaking Engagements, Wayfinding Concept on September 23rd, 2011 by Mark VanderKlipp – Be the first to comment

Physical + Digital = Phygital Wayfinding More...

Framing the Challenges at Buffalo Niagara Medical Center

Posted in Civic, Government, Healthcare on July 14th, 2011 by Mark VanderKlipp – Be the first to comment

Corbin Design is delighted to welcome a new client in Buffalo, NY. More...

Corbin President a Featured Speaker at Michigan Downtowns Conference

Posted in Civic, Government, Speaking Engagements on June 24th, 2011 by Mark VanderKlipp – Be the first to comment

41590_269886316823_5035862_nOn Friday, July 22, the Michigan Downtown Association is hosting its Sault Ste. Marie conference. The afternoon session is titled “Finding the Way – Trailways, Waterways and Wayfinding”. Mark VanderKlipp will be part of a panel including Tim Knutsen, an Associate at Beckett and Raeder’s Petoskey office, and Sam Lovall of Lovall Associates and Michigan State University. We will… More...

Corbin VP to speak at Northern Michigan Placemaking Summit

Posted in Government, Speaking Engagements on February 14th, 2011 by Mark VanderKlipp – Be the first to comment

Robert Brengman, Vice President of Corbin Design, will be leading a breakout session having to do with Regional Wayfinding and how it contributes to the overall brand perception of a tourism region. More...

St. Louis Civic Wayfinding Project and the “Pay to Play” model

Posted in Government, Wayfinding Concept on February 8th, 2011 by Mark VanderKlipp – 1 Comment

The abundance of natural, cultural, historic and entertainment options in the St. Louis Region require some physical tools to provide the “connective tissue” within and between destinations in the region. More...

Corbin Design team kicks off wayfinding project in Georgetown, SC

Posted in Government, Points of Interest, Where We Work on November 24th, 2010 by Mark VanderKlipp – Be the first to comment
A typical street scene in this gracious South Carolina town

A typical street scene in this gracious South Carolina town

From November 17-19, our team comprised of Mark VanderKlipp, Heidi Jones and Jeff Frank were invited to do an assessment of wayfinding for Georgetown, South Carolina. This beautiful, historic town has so much to offer both… More...

Corbin President Presents to the Grand Vision

Posted in Government, Wayfinding Concept, Where We Work on July 30th, 2010 by Mark VanderKlipp – Be the first to comment

Recently Mark VanderKlipp, Corbin Design’s President, developed a presentation for local leaders in the Grand Vision initiative here in Northwest Lower Michigan. Citing wayfinding projects throughout North America as examples, he described how other regions are becoming unified both perceptually and physically.Mark VanderKlipp's Grand Vision Interview

Of course there are many challenges in an effort… More...