Matthew Muñoz is chief design officer and partner at New Kind, where he focuses on current client projects and special initiatives. Matthew helps New Kind align perspectives, create and refine new ideas, and cultivate a culture of design. A nationally award-winning designer, he currently serves on the board of directors for AIGA, the professional association for design. A co-founder of the Hopscotch Design Festival, in 2015 Matthew was named: a “Person to Watch” by Graphic Design USA, an Aspen Ideas Festival Scholar, and Print’s Designer of the Week. In 2013, Matthew was honored as a Triangle Business Journal “40 Under 40 Leadership Award” winner. His work has been recognized by AIGA, The Webby Awards, NYC Type Directors Club, Ad Club, HOW Magazine, and Communication Arts.