Marc Th. van der Voorn is an established Dutch designer, working in the field of product design. His approach is practical, hands on and collaborative. Self-initiated projects serve to experiment with materials and challenge production processes that frequently find their way into commercial projects. His experience in design, development and practical know-how make him a dedicated partner. His aim is to develop consumer products in collaboration with committed manufacturers and brands. "Getting to know my clients is crucial in the design process. An intensive exchange of knowledge is a must. A team effort is needed to create a remarkable product that stands out". Many of Marc's designs have found there way to customers around the world and have been published in international magazines and trend bibles. He gives guest lectures on Art schools, inspiring and coaching next generation designers. As a co- editor he writes for several blogs and magazines. "It's my goal to inspire others."