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Sharon Nichols
Advocacy Director

Sharon is Senior Partner and Creative Director of Nichols &: Zwiebel, a third-generation creative communications and image management firm in Seattle. Sharon has over 25 years of experience enabling clients to enhance their financial performance by providing creative image solutions and marketing tools through effective communication strategies.

The N&Z; process of Strategic Mapping and Image Management consists of appropriate research, intelligent analysis and creative application to support clients achievement of sustainable strategic positioning. Clients include Peterson Sullivan PLLC, Stickney Murphy Romine Architects, Sweeney Conrad CPA, Michael W. Bugni PLLC/Lawgate, Bayley Construction, CancerLink, Foxs Gem Shop, Promega, Bellevue Place Association, Puget Sound Energy, S.D. Deacon.

Sharon is concerned with furthering the understanding of the design profession locally. Her goal is to increase a better understanding of the value of design and its role in supporting healthy market-competitiveness through differentiation and positioning, thus encouraging a more successful selection process for businesses and organizations while encouraging more support and collaboration between designers. Sharon has been a member of AIGA since 1988.

Honors and awards

AIGA has a long tradition of recognizing individuals for their outstanding achievements in the profession and annually awards the prestigious Medal.

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