Exciting design for worldwide success

We are Brightbird, a creative design studio, specialized in product innovation
and the development of product design, animations and branding

The importance of exciting design

Large and small companies nowadays see the importance of a good and qualitative design for their product. Good design is essential for the success of the product in the market. Not only should the appearance of the product be exciting and distinctive, it should also meet user wishes and both technical and cost requirements. All these aspects together determine the overall quality of the product.

The essence of a good product

The essence of a good product is that it fulfills its function perfectly, and is a great experience to use.
High quality in all aspects. For the design this means sublime ergonomics, an exciting appearance
and attention to every detail. A good product has contemporary aesthetics,
to guarantee pleasurable use for a long period of time.

Creative Network

The creative professionals of Brightbird have more than 25 years of international experience
in the field of innovative product design. We enjoy the pleasure of working together,
to create results where we can all be proud of.

Bart Kip

  • Founder
  • Product Designer


After graduating from Delft University of Technology in Industrial Design Bart started his career at Philips Consumer Lifestyle in Drachten. In 1999, after ten years of experience in product development he decided to form a new design studio and started ‘Focus – Product Innovation & Design’ that would be continued in Brightbird design center in 2013. In the last couple of years Bart received several design awards for his prestigious work. Bart’s main passion is to enable large and small companies to use high quality product design as an essential element for the success of their products. That way clients manage to set new standards in their respective markets.

Tim Mulder

  • Co-founder
  • Product Designer


Tim is an ambitious product designer and part of Brightbird since the end of 2010. He studied Industrial Product Design in Enschede, was trained at two major design studio’s: Vanberlo (Eindhoven) and Flex/the INNOVATIONLAB (Delft) and graduated at Philips (Drachten) in 2010. Tim’s passion is to create recognizable new products that are both functional and desirable. His core qualities are in concept development, brand identity and visualization.

Matthijs Looze

  • Product Designer


Product Designer

Yagmur Aydogmus

  • Product Designer


Product Designer

Spiros Pandis

  • Product Designer


Product Designer

Daniëlle Diever

  • Intern


Internship at Brightbird

Reina Kuipers

  • Office Manager


Office Manager

Gertjan Drent

  • Product Engineer
  • Creative Network Partner


Gertjan graduated from Delft University of Technology in Industrial Design in 1988 and has broad experience in Engineering and Product Management. He started his career at Philips Domestic Appliances and Personal Care. In 2006 Gertjan initiated the design agency ‘Fluctus’, since 2007 a main partner of Brightbird with specialties in Computer Aided Design (CAD) and manufacturing.

Jarno von Piekartz

  • Product Engineer
  • Creative Network Partner


Engineer at Fluctus

Arne Nolles

  • Product Engineer
  • Creative Network Partner


Engineer at Fluctus

Scott McLachlan

  • Product Designer
  • Creative Network Partner


Scott has more than 25 years of creative experience in all aspects of product innovation and design management. With several successful products that have proven his ability to recognize and translate cultural signals and trends into strong solutions he’s a appreciated partner in the Brightbird creative network.

Mark Winkel

  • Product Animator
  • Creative Network Partner


Animator at de Mediawinkel / Brightbird

Sjoerd Visser

  • Product Animator
  • Creative Network Partner


Product Animator

Frank Boxman

  • Product Designer
  • Creative Network Partner


Product Designer at Brightbird

Jorge Arbelo

  • Product Designer
  • Creative Network Partner


Product Designer at Brightbird

Freddie Moes

  • Product Designer
  • Creative Network Partner


Product Designer at Brightbird

Awards

Awards

We work for clients in different markets all over the world

Take a look at our portfolio

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Contact us

We enjoy the pleasure of making beautiful and smart products, together, in close cooperation with our clients.
Do you see opportunities for collaboration or maybe you are just Interested?
Feel free to contact us!

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