Co-founder, EVP Creative Lead, Ideas That Kick
Stefan Hartung brings over 20 years of design innovation and across two continents between his home in Minneapolis and his native Germany. In 2001 Stefan co-founded Minneapolis design agency Kick, going on to make significant business impacts for brands at Target, POST Foods, PepsiCo, Johnson & Johnson, Caribou Coffee, Dr. Comfort, Blackwood Pet Food and Mrs. Fields Chocolates, among others.
Kick’s design work has been recognized by every major US design publication, including CA, HOW, Print and ID magazines, PackagingoftheWorld.com, TheDieline.com, plus multiple publications in national and international packaging books.
Stefan serves on the advisory board of his US alma mater, U.W. Stout, where he also taught graphic design.