Who We Are

We are Pioneers

Since 1994 Big Bang culture has been dynamic, purposeful, and supportive. We are a diverse, multi-talented team of skilled creators.

PEOPLE

PEOPLE

We are a talented bunch that loves coming together through our common cause of creating beautiful experiences for both users and clients.

PLACES

PLACES

Two studios, different but the same. The collaborative work space in New Haven, CT, is loud, active, and electric. The Atlanta studio is sun filled, open and contemplative. Both spaces are environments designed for collaboration and innovation.

EXPERIENCE

EXPERIENCE

We’ve spent over two decades honing our craft and realizing hundreds of innovative experiences, sometimes pioneering categories, and have developed dozens of longstanding partnerships with our clients.

Leadership

STEVE MEISTER

STEVE MEISTER

PARTNER,
DIRECTOR OF RESEARCH

With a background in the consulting and corporate world, Steve is well positioned to see the world through the eyes of Big Bang’s clients. As our Director of Research and Business Development, Steve focuses his energy on client advocacy as well as developing and directing our user-focused research initiatives with significant project involvement. Steve received a BS in Industrial Design from Michigan State University and built his experience at Xerox, GE Plastics, and other design-consulting firms prior to joining Big Bang. He has been an officer and active member of the Industrial Designers Society of America, the Association of Professional Design Firms, and the Georgia chapter of the Product Development Management Association.

DEVIN MOORE

DEVIN MOORE

PARTNER,
CREATIVE DIRECTOR

Devin founded Big Bang in 1994 to explore his own business philosophies and focus on his passion - design. Unusual for design firm principals, as Creative Director Devin spends the majority of his time actually designing products, providing clients with breadth, experience, and true depth. Devin received a Bachelors of Industrial Design from Auburn University. He has instructed at Georgia Institute of Technology, and lectured at institutions and organizations such as the Industrial Designers Society of America, the Product Development and Management Association, Savannah College of Art and Design and Auburn University. A juror for many internationally recognized design award programs, Devin has also been personally credited with numerous design awards.

ERICK RIOS

ERICK RIOS

PARTNER, DIRECTOR OF TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING

Erick brings his interest in computer science and experience in product engineering to every project. Serving as Director of Technology and Engineering, his logical and analytical approach is mixed with plenty of inquisitive designer DNA. Erick received a BS in Mechanical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an MS in Mechanical Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology. Through his experience at Ford Motor Company, IDEO Product Development, and the MIT Center for Innovation in Product Development, he has been involved in the design, engineering, and management of a wide range of products and challenges ranging from an LED-based illumination system for a medical device to the fuel-charging system on an automobile engine.

TIM GASPERAK

TIM GASPERAK

DIRECTOR
OF INTERACTION

Tim started designing digital experiences and interactions in 1995 and along the way has advised some of the Web’s earliest and most influential companies such as Apple, Yahoo!, Garden.com, Salesforce, Flickr, and Facebook. With a BS in Industrial Design from The Ohio State University, Tim has deep expertise in leading projects encompassing customer research, product strategy and user experience design for the Web, mobile devices and products integrating hardware and software. He has lived and worked in the USA and Iceland for companies such as SicolaMartin/Y&R Austin, Human Code/Sapient, Gagarín, and the seminal user experience design firm Adaptive Path where he was Creative Director and a design practitioner.