Holmdel NJ, February 8, 2018
Long time design associate and collaborator, Fred Sklenar joins Laporta Design Group as Director of Design Experience and opens Midwest office in St. Paul MN.

Fred Sklenar is a 30+ year veteran Industrial Designer, Graphic Design Art Director and Creative Director.  He has extensive experience working with clients directing ideation and development in product design, consumer packaging and retail displays.  Fred and Dave met over 21 years ago and have collaborated on dozens of projects over the years.  Together they now lead Laporta Design Group designing products and programs for the medical products industry, as well as consumer products and housewares.  Fred is a research centric design planner and very experienced in merchandising and shopper marketing.

LDG is a highly responsive design consultancy located in the New York Metro area, and now with expanded presence in the twin cities. Our combination of talents in industrial design, engineering, merchandising and overseas expertise allows us to design award winning solutions in the consumer, medical and commercial industries. Our resources and alliances allow us to offer effective brand roadmaps from concept to production for every client-partner through our “Think Big Ideas, Not Big Budgets” methodology.

If you would like more information about this topic, please contact Fred Sklenar at 651.332.0961 or email at freds@laportadesigngroup.com.

  • “Fred is one of the most creative design associates I have worked with. We are very excited about his joining our firm and for the expanded business our new St. Paul office represents!” .

    Dave Laporta, Principle Designer and founder of Laporta Design Group
  • “Fred has been an invaluable partner working with us over the last 2 years. We are excited to see him join Laporta Design Group.”

    Lindsay Herda, Associate VP Marketing, Tenacious Holdings