Karl Heine
Professor

Karl Heine

Karl Heine is the principal of creativeplacement® a talent recruitment firm dedicated to fulltime, freelance and project based placements in the design industries. Heine has more than 30 years experience in the marketing communications sector — 25 years in the field of creative professional recruitment and the development of all levels of talent for major brands, agencies, design firms, corporate communications and companies. Heine has remained hands-on as a creative professional throughout his career, winning numerous design awards and accolades. He lectures frequently at design institutions (RISD, SVA) and industry associations (Creative Circus, American Marketing Assoication). Heine was a Founding Board Member of the AIGA Metro-North Chapter and served as Recruitment/ Events Chair from 2009–2010. He is a member of AIGA, TDC, Art Directors Club/NYC, Spark/NYC, and the Connecticut Art Directors Club (CADC), on whose board Heine served from 1995–2000 and 2005–2008. In 2007, Heine co-founded PUSH Workshops with kHyal. PUSH is a hybrid design education model the duo created to inspire, educate and inform creative professionals at all levels, through workshops, salons and events. In 2008, they co-founded TalentEd — a career development venture for creative professionals featuring resume consultation, portfolio review and coaching.

Courses: Business Practices