Richard Boynton and Scott Thares founded the Minneapolis-based design firm Wink in 2000, after first crossing paths while working at Design Guys. Taking a multidisciplinary approach, Wink aspires to impact commerce as well as culture. The firms clients include Target, Marshall Fields, Nike, American Eagle Outfitters, Turner Classic Movies, the New York Times, the AIGA, Chronicle Books, and MTV. Their work has received recognition in such publications as Communication Arts, Print, Graphis, ID, HOW, and STEP and from the AIGA, the New York Art Directors Club, the Type Directors Club, and others.
Part of Insights 2006: Design Lecture Series.