Interbrand Design Forum Names New Managing Director
September 25, 2013
Dayton, Ohio-based Interbrand Design Forum recently hired Dirk Defenbaugh as its new managing director. In this role, Defenbaugh will be focused on attracting and retaining talent, delivering innovative brand solutions, developing and executing a growth strategy, leading business development, managing and growing client relationships. He also will serve on the Interbrand North America Executive Committee. Defenbaugh has nearly two decades of experience in retail strategy, design and branding. Most recently, he served as vice president, client service at WD Partners.