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Nov 04, 2023

Outside Inside

Forest Young
Forest Young on stage speaking

About this video


Join Forest as he shares a unique perspective moving from the agency world to in-house at Rivian—an early stage company. He reflects on significant projects from a new lens, and the unique opportunities of working inside at a transformational company.


Forest Young

Forest is the former Global Head of Brand at Rivian, where he was responsible for the expression of the Rivian brand across its people, products and services. Previous to this, Forest was the Chief Creative Officer at Wolff Olins. Forest is a Senior Critic in graphic design at the Yale School of Art, where he is also a distinguished MFA alumnus. He is a founding advisor for Miller-Knoll’s Diversity in Design collaborative. Forest’s work has been exhibited at MoMA, the ROM, the Royal College of Art and at numerous international biennials. He is a recipient of the Gold Design Lion at Cannes and the Art Directors Club Black Cube.