Meet the Jury

Our jury panel is comprised of an international pool of creative industry professionals from art and creative directors, curators, publishers and other influential luminaries.

Dava Guthmiller

Noise 13 / CCO & Founder

Dava Guthmiller joined the C2A jury board

As the founder of Noise 13, a brand strategy and design firm based in San Francisco since 2000, Dava Guthmiller guides strategic branding. With a focus on sustainability, empathy and humanity, the team listens, learns, and consults clients to do better for people and the planet through their brand. Dava Guthmiller and Noise 13 have worked with clients big and small to bring their brand stories to life.

She is also the Co-Founder of In/Visible Projects. This includes In/Visible Talks conference, a collection of events that bring people together over the process, inspiration, and challenges for design and creative professionals. This also includes In/Visible Ventures, currently a syndicate, later a fund, of makers investing in makers.

Dava Guthmiller also shares her passions as a mentor for the ADP list, judge for multiple design awards and the Good Food Awards, speaker and panel moderator. She is on the advisory boards for the Visual Media Alliance, Good People, and Good Food Foundation. Dava Guthmiller and Noise 13 have also been featured in Forbes, Huffington Post, San Francisco Mag, HOW, Communication Arts, and Print Magazine and many others. In her free time she loves to cook, work clay into pottery, and gather people around food and conversation.