WHO WE ARE

WE STUDY, LEARN, CURATE AND INNOVATE.

Sphere Trending studies the present, learns from the past and applies its expertise to
connect the dots to create relevant strategies that will meet future consumer needs.

We understand the future:

defining the cultural, generational and societal trends affecting the consumer today and tomorrow.

We identify points of engagement:

on the pulse of digital, social and engagement trends that shape consumer attitudes, brand preferences and purchases.

We create inspiring design innovation:

traveling the world to gather design knowledge to forecast trends for future consumer environments – home, work and play.

We strategize for growth opportunities:

connecting the dots between all three disciplines – consumer, engagement and design – to create strategic trend forecasting for our clients and partners.

MEET OUR ONE-OF-A-KIND INNOVATORS AND DESIGNERS:

    MAXINE

    CEO, Chief Explorer of Opportunities

    SUSAN

    VP, Innovation Trends

    MANDI

    VP, Engagement Trends

    DIANE

    VP, Applied Trends

RIANN

Trend Forecaster

CATHY

Trend Forecaster

EMILY

Design Strategy Analyst

KAITLYN

Trend Forecaster

    VIRGINIA

    Market Analyst

    TERESE

    Trend Forecaster

    BETH

    Finance + Human Resources

WHO WE
WORK WITH

IT’S ABOUT THE ABILITY TO BE FUTURE FORWARD,
YET REAL WORLD ORIENTED.

Our clients cover a diverse range of industries and we work with each by customizing trend insight and strategies to their future business goals.

  • home environments (building materials, furnishings and decor)
  • automotive (manufacturing and accessories)
  • retail (mass, specialty and dealers/showrooms)
  • commercial (office, hospitality, restaurant, healthcare)
  • technology (digital and social engagement)
  • services and events (tradeshows, retail events, displays and point of purchase)

Creativity is the power to connect the seemingly unconnected.

-William Plomer