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Mikkel Holm Jensen

Mikkel Holm
Jensen

VP of Creative
BARK
Mikkel Holm Jensen is an award-winning industrial designer and the VP of Creative at BARK, the world’s most dog-centric company. Mikkel leads teams across new business development, product design, graphic design and photography with the goal of making all dogs everywhere happy.

Mikkel is also a partner at Prehype, a venture development firm headquartered in New York City with offices around the world. Prehype co-creates new ventures and incubation programs on behalf of VCs and large corporations such as LEGO, GE, NewsCorp, Royal Bank of Scotland and Diageo.

Prior to joining BARK, Mikkel spent 6 years at The LEGO Group where he held a number of positions, including in LEGO’s innovation department, leading a team of designers and engineers to integrate physical and digital play experiences, and leading technology partnerships with companies such as Intel and Google. Mikkel started his career as an industrial designer in Beijing at the design agency CBD.

Originally from Denmark, Mikkel lives in New York City with his wife and two daughters. He holds an M.Sc. in Engineering - Industrial Design from Aalborg University, Denmark and has multiple patents to his name.

Speaking in:

Monday Jan 14
10:30 - 11:15 AM
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Stage 1, EXPO Hall, Level 1
Selling personalized physical goods online; choosing bricks-and-mortar partners for a digitally native brand; using technology to enhance in-person experiences that can live on through digital channels … retailers are creatively merging... Read more