New Faculty Member: Steven Dean joins MFA Products of Design


We are thrilled to announce the addition of Steven Dean to the faculty at MFA Products of Design. Steven will be teaching Service Entrepreneurship in the Spring.

About Steven Dean

Steven Dean is a partner at Prehype, a venture development firm that helps large organizations innovate like startups. Prehype brings the creativity and exhilaration of a startup venture into big company structures by tapping into organization's domain expertise and distribution power. Prehype has offices in New York, London, Copenhagen and Rio.

A designer, entrepreneur and educator, Steven has built new ventures, products and services for some of the most innovative health and wellness consumer brands. His particular area of expertise addresses how behavior change, technology and design are used to shape how we make changes at the individual, societal and organizational levels. A leader in the field of service design, behavior change, quantified self and health innovation, he is a frequent speaker at industry forums and academic institutions and has served as adjunct professor at Rhode Island School of Design and Parsons and regularly lectures at NYU Interactive Telecommunication Program.