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Antonio García
is a design leader, illustrator, podcaster and educator. He is currently Head of Design at TXI.



Medium bio

Antonio García
is Head of Design at TXI, founder of Dadwell & Co. and Board Advisor to AIGA Chicago.

In addition to design leadership, Antonio is a mentor, educator, and lecturer.

If he’s not hard at work, Antonio is most likely DJing, drawing, or training for his next marathon.



Long bio

Antonio García is Head of Design at TXI, founder of Dadwell & Co. and Board Advisor to AIGA Chicago.

Prior to joining TXI’s leadership team, Antonio was Group Experience Director at Rightpoint. Before Rightpoint, he helped launch Northern Lab—Northern Trust’s internal innovation accelerator. Ahead of the Lab, he led gravitytank’s interaction design discipline and social innovation practice. Leading into innovation consulting, Antonio was Director of Strategy for Firebelly Design.

In addition to design leadership, Antonio is a mentor, educator, and lecturer. He taught Communication Design and Visual Storytelling at Northwestern University’s Segal Design Institute; Customer Discovery as part of University of Chicago’s Polsky Center Entrepreneurship Essentials; and New Product Definition at IIT Institute of Design.

A frequent contributor to community conversations on the topics of diversity and inclusion, design ethics, culture and creativity, Antonio believes design’s sole function is to cause change.

If he’s not hard at work, Antonio is most likely DJing, drawing, or training for his next marathon.



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