Doreen Lorenzo is a successful leader of global creative firms; as the former president of frog design and Quirky, she advised Fortune 100 companies on design and innovation issues for decades. In September of 2017 she was appointed Assistant Dean of the new School of Design and Creative Technologies at The University of Texas at Austin. She was previously the Founding Director of the Center for Integrated Design at UT. She is a co-founder of mobile video insights firm Vidlet, as well as a board member and advisor of several other startups, and a columnist for Fast Company Co.Design. In February 2018 Texas Monthly named Doreen one of 15 Innovators Reshaping Texas.