How Frank Nuovo is reinventing the speaker

When it comes to mobile phone design, few have been as influential as veteran designer Frank Nuovo. As vice president and chief of design at Nokia during the 1990s and 2000s, he led the creation of the company's first global design team, and helped usher in the global mobile revolution, resulting in Interbrand ranking Nokia as the world's sixth most valuable brand.

On leaving Nokia in April 2006, he maintained a role as principal designer at its luxury mobile phone brand Vertu, which continues today. He also opened his own design studio in Southern California called Design Studio Nuovo, which he operates with his designer wife and business partner, Trina Nuovo. And now his most recent big project, Spaced360, is set to shake up the world of audio equipement...

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Tom May

Tom May is an award-winning journalist and editor specialising in design, photography and technology. Author of the Amazon #1 bestseller Great TED Talks: Creativity, published by Pavilion Books, Tom was previously editor of Professional Photography magazine, associate editor at Creative Bloq, and deputy editor at net magazine. Today, he is a regular contributor to Creative Bloq and its sister sites Digital Camera World, and Tech Radar. He also writes for Creative Boom and works on content marketing projects.