New York, NY (PRWEB) October 26, 2009
What: Fast Company celebrated their annual October 2009 Masters of Design issue at Chelsea Art Museum in New York. At the VIP event, guests were treated to a first-hand look at the brand new Porsche Panamera, which debuted October 17 and HP showcased the new Envy laptop with demonstrations throughout the evening.
Fast Company's Masters of Design issue is featured online at http://www.fastcompany.com/design/2009.
Who: Along with Masters of Design partners, Porsche and Morgans Hotel Group, the event features October special issue cover star David Butler, VP of global design for Coca-Cola, as well as other 2009 Masters--David Rockwell, designer of this year's Academy Awards set, the Marketplace at JFK's JetBlue terminal, and the upcoming Ames Hotel in Boston; starchitect David Adjaye; digital designer Lisa Strausfeld; and Smart Design's Femme Den.
More: Cover subject David Butler is scheduled to appear in the mid-October premiere of the Panamera episode of Speed Channel's Road Test where he will be test-driving the new Panamera and offering his take on the car's design. Other Masters of Design sponsors include Savannah College of Art & Design and Anheuser-Busch's American Ale.
Downloadable Video & Photos At: http://www.magicbulletmedia.com/MNR/fastcompany/MOD
B-Roll: event highlights, soundbites, Sizzle Video, Porsche Panamera
Photos: event & design stars
About Fast Company:
A magazine published 10 times a year, and website FastCompany.com, cover the business of design like no other. Editor Robert Safian was named AdWeek's Editor of the Year last spring. While print publishing has been hit hard by the economy and experienced lower advertising spending as a result, FastCompany.com, under the leadership of publisher Christine Osekoski and executive editor Noah Robischon, has managed to triple traffic and revenue year over year. Fast Company is owned by Joe Mansueto, founder and owner of Morningstar, a publicly traded mutual-funds rating company.