Gernot Preslmayer has worked in London, NYC, Berlin, Dublin, and Vienna—crafting impactful global brand solutions with design, strategy and writing.
In 2013, he co-founded ›Proxy, combining a brand studio and VC. He launched more than 28 start-up brands worldwide, like the ›Oura Ring, and gained recognition in Monocle, Creative Review, and many design blogs.
As Creative Director at Nokia Brand Studio, Gernot developed its first global brand identity system, including the bespoke font ›Nokia Pure with Dalton Maag—and closely collaborated with Microsoft brand teams.
He also worked at renowned firms like MetaDesign, Wolff Olins, Landor, Studio Conran and Design Bridge and Partners—and had the honor of guest lecturing at prestigious institutions like SVA in New York and London College of Communication.