Graphic Facilitation : Picturing your Big Ideas

Our Team

Nora Herting

Principal & Graphic Recorder

Before co-founding ImageThink , Nora was a graphic recorder, consultant and a visiting professor at Denison University.  At ImageThink, Nora enjoys collaborating with clients to facilitate strategy and visual mapping sessions. One of her proudest moments as a graphic recorder was learning that Google CEO Larry Page hung her visual summary over his desk. When Nora is  not wielding markers, Nora is behind her camera, exhibiting her photography  and dreaming new visions for ImageThink.

 

Heather Willems

Principal & Graphic Recorder

Heather Willems has over eight years experience as a  graphic recorder and graphic facilitator. Before co-founding ImageThink, Heather worked along side Nora supporting strategy workshops for Capgemini Consulting. She received an MFA from Ohio State University. Her artwork has been exhibited in New York City and around the United States.  When she’s not turning ideas into pictures, Heather can be found in her Brooklyn studio making art, or walking her dog, Zazo in Prospect Park.

 

Maria

Maria Delgado

Manager of Finance and Operations 

Clients know that Maria keeps things humming in our Brooklyn Studio.  Maria brings her depth of experience in finance, logistical planning and creative savvy to the ImageThink team. Maria has a diverse background, including an M.A. in medieval manuscripts. Before joining the ImageThink team, Maria worked in the interior design industry in New York City. She lives in Brooklyn with her husband and two wonderful kids.

 

Allen Dammann

Project Manager

Allen received a B.A. in Communications from the University of Iowa and now he’s an expert in communicating. He cut his teeth managing projects in the event marketing industry in Maine and New York before joining ImageThink, where he helps clients bring a unique and vivid dimension to their work thanks to the magic of ImageThink’s gifted artists. Though not an artist himself, Allen submitted a drawing of Tippy the Turtle when he was 9 years old to a correspondence art school advertised in the back of a comic book. He’s still waiting to hear back.

 

Maricia

Maricia du Plessis

Project Manager

Our team relies on Maricia’s energy, creativity and logistical prowess.  Hailing  from beautiful Cape Town, South Africa, she studied law and worked abroad in Ireland.  From our office in Brooklyn, Maricia works hard to ensure that everything from materials to artists arrive at the session location smoothly.  In her spare time, she loves knitting, making body butter, and baking inventive recipes. She is always sampling something new and delicious.

 

Yao

Yao Xiao

Graphic Recorder

Originally from Tianjin, China, Yao Xiao now calls New York home. Her enthusiasm  for capturing innovative ideas and creating large-scale drawings for an audience makes her an integral part of  the  ImageThink team.  Yao’s design discipline and digital illustration talent means that our clients get top notch infographic. In her spare time, Yao builds her own line of fantastical paintings and merchandise in her Bushwick studio.

James Lake

Graphic Recorder

James Lake is a lifetime New Yorker.  His long standing experience in  illustration, design and performance meant natural talent as a graphic recorder! Outside the office, James illustrates stories on his site, SilentJames.com, and also acts in immersive plays for Speakeasy Dollhouse.

 

ImageThink Network

In addition to our home team in New York, ImageThink is also an extended network of talented and experienced graphic recorders located around the country. Such as  Heather Klar.

Since becoming a graphic recorder in 2005, Heather Klar has visualized the ideas and strategies of many Fortune 500 companies. As designer of her own fashion line, she brings the same passion and obsession with color and  shape to her work as a graphic recorder.