Three years into Steve Jobs's death, executives estimated that losing the company's former design chief Jony Ive would cost Apple at least $50 billion in market value.
Jony Ive's design shop, LoveFrom, is very much alive and kicking. Its latest project involves designing the Terra Carta Seal which recognizes corporate sustainability efforts.
Jony Ive left Apple in 2019 to start a design firm, LoveFrom, which now finally has a website. If you're a fan of Ive's work, you'll know what to expect: a flat design with a minimalist feel to it.
It has been more than two years since Sir Jony Ive, one of Apple's legendary designers, left the company. That movement led Ive to start his own design firm, and, since, has made some major accomplishments in his own right. But one of the brightest elements of Sir Jony Ive's legacy is the close relationship he had with Steve Jobs, the co-founder former CEO of Apple. And today, the former Apple chief design officer, has reflected on that relationship.
It has been some time since Jony Ive, the legendary design lead at Apple, left the company. But his impact is still being felt. Both with new products like the 24-inch iMac, and apparently recruiting his former colleagues to become current colleagues all over again.
Jony Ive, Apple's former chief of all design across the company, recently delivered a moving virtual commencement speech to the 2021 class of California College of the Arts (CCA).
Jony Ive, Apple's former Chief Design Officer, is being considered for the CEO job at Ferrari alongside Luca Maestri, who is an Italian businessman and Apple's Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.
In this week's Editor's Desk roundup: Supply line news out of Asia suggests that Apple is anticipating a big 2020. News of increased iPhone manufacturing projections and some interesting info on the AirPods front too. Finally, some ruminations on the end of Jony Ive's tenure at Apple.
Ever since Apple and chief design officer Jony Ive announced that he was leaving the company earlier this year to start his own design firm, it's been a bit of an open-ended question about when he would actually depart. But his removal from Apple's Leadership page - the listing of the company's top officers - suggests that Apple has turned that corner.
Following the recent announcement of his long-in-the-making exit from Apple to form his own design studio, called LoveFrom and counting Apple as its first client, design tzar Jony Ive has now filed for a trademark for the term “Lovefrom Jony”.
Before the end of June, Apple announced that its long-standing design lead, Jony Ive, was on the way out. As a result, there was some shuffling done to the design team, including Jeff Williams (Apple's Chief Operating Officer) taking up the reigns to lead the charge.
Apple recently announced that its lead designer, Jony Ive, would be leaving the company. Almost immediately after that, independent reports aimed to shed more light on the departure.