Noel Franus


Noel Franus is VP/Experience Design Director with Crispin Porter + Bogusky in Boulder, Colorado, where he applies his 15 years of experience in interaction design, sensory design and invention to create next-generation consumer platforms for brands like American Express, Domino’s Pizza, Best Buy and Windows. Noel lectures regularly on experience design and his work has been featured in the New York Times, Communication Arts and I.D. Magazine.

Prior to joining CPB, Noel was partner of the transatlantic sonic branding agency Sonic ID. He led much of the sonic branding practice as director of strategy at Elias Arts NY, and in 1999 was founding partner of Carbon IQ, San Francisco’s first user-experience consultancy.

Panelist: Mobile Audio Branding – Spatial Pollution or Good Vibrations?