Laurent Newman’s career started in the Luxury sector in Paris, in the Haute-Couture houses of Chanel and Christian Dior. An unusual start, since he is today an exceptional Creative Director, Sr. Creative Artist , and Surface Designer for consumer products and packaged goods, including Toys, Sporting Goods, Electronics, Fashion, Health & Beauty, and Home-Decor.
His work was acknowledged in winning 6 prestigious American Design Awards since 2013, strengthening his clients' reputation of excellence with buyers and the industry at large. He carries an outstanding industry reputation and has made remarkable contributions at each company with which he has been associated.
Most recently, Laurent was credited for producing highly successful imagery that propelled Artissimo Designs, LLC as the leader in the licensed wall-decor space in North America. In 2016, he was also nominated for the Influencer of the Year Award by the Creativepool community and a panel of industry experts, who recognized him as an eminent creative leader from across the global creative community.