Gray Dawdy is an Industrial Designer at IXDS. He is involved in forming early stage concepts, creating a competitive plan and designing and detailing products and experiences. As a designer, he focuses on bridging the gap between the digital and physical worlds.
Gray was born and raised in California and studied product design at the TU Delft in the Netherlands. He has a broad range of design skills, from design strategy, concept design and UX/UI, to traditional industrial design and mechanical engineering. Over his career, he has worked with early stage startups as well as renowned companies, including Bang + Olufsen, Philips and GoPro.
Gray wants to humanize technology by creating products and experiences that have functional and emotional value for their users. He also wants to help companies achieve their goals in a competitive way, whether they are starting a new venture or increasing their market share in a crowded market.
When not at IXDS, Gray likes to play guitar or escape into nature by foot, bike or board.