Gus Granger is the founder of 70kft, a brand strategy and marketing agency that
specializes in enterprise technology. The agency's portfolio of clients include, Hewlett
Packard Enterprise, Virtustream, Verizon and GE.
His work has been recognized by a number of publications and organizations,
including: Adobe, American Advertising Federation, AIGA, Brand New, Communication
Arts, Dallas Society of Visual Communications, Graphis and Print Magazine. Gus is the
president emeritus of the AIGA Dallas-Fort Worth, and currently sits on the national
AIGA Diversity and Inclusion Taskforce.
70kft has been recognized among the 2015 and 2016 Inc. 5000 lists of fastest-growing
private companies in the U.S., as well as a Dallas Business Journal Best Place to
Work in Dallas.
Presentation Title: Designing the Modern South
What do NPR, Rush Limbaugh, quilting, magnolias, Martin Luther King and Helen
Keller have in common? Get the answer by listening to the story of the creation of an
alternative to the most controversial and intensely debated symbol in American history
—the Confederate flag.