John Schaffeld

Industrial design professor


B.I.D., Pratt Institute


Work included in the permanent collection of the Museum of Modern Art, New York, and the Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design

Awards, recognitions and honors

Numerous IDEA awards, Good Design awards, more than 100 U.S. and international patents in the equipment and consumer products categories


Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA); Design Management Institute (DMI); faculty, In-Store-Marketing Institute

Publications and Presentations

Professional speaking engagements

  • Paperworld 2007 - Frankfurt
  • 2007 In-Store Marketing Institute-Chicago: Top 10 things you need to know for a successful retail line review
  • 2006 International Housewares Show - Chicago
  • 2006 National Hardware Show, Las Vegas, Innovation Case Study, Filling the new product pipeline, Ames True Temper Fold 'N Store Hose Reel