Stefan Mumaw is Creative Director at First Person, a digital agency headquartered in San Francisco. Previously, he peddled his wares as Creative Director for DEG, Callahan Creek, The Brainyard and REIGN. He's led creative efforts on brands large and small, including Roland, Pioneer, Coca-Cola, Sony, Hurley, Tyson, Tennisset.com, Westar Energy, Elanco, Chevrolet, and Hallmark.
He has authored six books, the most recent being Creative Boot Camp: Generate Ideas in Greater Quantity & Quality In 30 Days. Previously, he authored Chasing the Monster Idea, co-authored Caffeine for the Creative Team and Caffeine for the Creative Mind with Wendy Lee Oldfield, and penned Redesigning Websites, and Simple Websites.
Stefan has been a regular speaker at creative industry gatherings and corporate events over the years, writes frequently for a variety of creative industry rags like HOW and PRINT Magazine, is a 6-time Lynda.com author, won numerous industry awards and been known to embarrass himself and those around him if given the opportunity.
Stefan calls sunny southern California home, along with his beautiful wife, Niqua, and his designer-in-training daughter, Caitlyn.