Maryann Finiw was a Design Management Research Associate at DMI in the summer of 1992. Ms. Finiw has a range of work experience in product development, interior design, and corporate identity, most recently as Senior Product Development Manager at The Child Growth and Development Corporation in New York. Presently studying toward an MBA at Harvard Business School, she holds a Bachelor of Industrial Design degree from Pratt Institute.
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1992 Design Management Institute
Design Management Journal (Former Series)
Volume 3, Issue 4, pages 59–65, Fall 1992
How to Cite
Finiw, M. (1992), DESIGN BENCHMARKS. Design Management Journal (Former Series), 3: 59–65. doi: 10.1111/j.1948-7169.1992.tb00606.x
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AN ESSENTIAL OBJECTIVE in design management research is to make explicit the concepts, relationships, and processes that up to now may have been hidden by the predominance of other important business concerns or obscured under the guise of artistic intuition. To this end, Maryann Finiw's contribution is—based on a broad case-study analysis—to identify a precise framework of issues and questions that the manager/executive can use to link design strategy to organizational success.