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About Coande – Communication and Design Founded: 1996 in Zurich and New York, since 2012 in Männedorf Katharina Leuenberger, CEO and responsible for Project Management and research. Peter Vetter, Designer, Consultant, Senior Lecturer and Researcher at ZHdK Zurich University of the Arts. The 1998 by Peter Vetter and Katharina Leuenberger founded Studio Coande, for identity and brand development realizes successfully since years projects for various international clients. Among others, La Rinascente, Milan; BMW Group, Munich; Landis & Gyr, Zug; BMW Japan, Tokyo; Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; Chifford Chance, London; Zentrum Paul Klee, Bern; Ministero dei beni e delle attività culturali e del turismo, Rome; Autorità Portuale di Palermo and City Rapperswil-Jona. Coande usually works in medium to long-term relationships together with its clients. Only these kinds of in-depth and on-going processes, including dialogue and an atmosphere of mutual trust, can determine and develop sustainable solutions. Coande Network Our network, which we have carefully built up over years of cooperation, includes consultants for strategy, copyright, research, legal competence and so on, and also agencies for print, templates and web sites, etc. Out of this network, a qualified team for large projects can be quickly assembled. It combines proven, entrepreneurial-minded professionals and provides optimal solutions, to meet the expectations of demanding clients. In the Italian market Coande works with two partner studios in Milan under the name D/C/P together. Roberto Priori, Studio Priori & Co. and Riccardo Soffientini, DA Centro per il disegno ambientale. Some links:

Katharina Leuenberger

The Coande Team In the projects listed, the following team-members have been involved: Mischa Leiner, Iver Knebel, Simone Torelli, Christoph Frey, Nico Bernold, Till Ramstein, Jacqueline Kübler, Caroline Demuth, Kathrin Urban and Brigitte von Arx. A number of projects were realized in collaboration with Vignelli Associates in New York, and others with D/C/P in Italy. Awards and Prizes 1972 Compasso d'Oro, Milan, project Faema 1992 First price Landis & Gyr Annual Report (Bilanz) 1999 Atheneum, American Museum of Design; including BMW's annual report in the permanent collection 2003 First prize, for the design leading to the appearance for the Zentrum Paul Klee, Bern (international competition) 2003 Nomination for the Design Prize Switzerland, for the design-program of Bank Leu 2004 First prize at the international competition for the design-program of the Cultural Centre Grande Brera in Milan 2005 First prize at the international competition for the design-program of the Musei San Domenico Forlì (Italy) 2006 Winner of the selection process and appointment for the development of the design-program for the city of Rapperswil-Jona 2014 Nomination for the Design Prize Switzerland, with the design-program of the City of Rapperswil-Jona Awards for the best annual report in Germany by Industry Magazine, and later Manager Magazine: 1988 BMW Annual Report First Prize 1989 BMW Annual Report Third Prize 1990 BMW Annual Report First Prize 1991 BMW Annual Report First Prize 1993 BMW Annual Report First Prize 1994 BMW Annual Report First Prize

Peter Vetter