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Matthew Manos is an award-winning design strategist, social entrepreneur, and educator.

Matthew is the Founder and Managing Director of verynice, a design strategy consultancy that gives half of its work away for free to nonprofit organizations. verynice’s clientele includes Google, UNICEF, NASA, and the American Heart Association. To date, verynice has donated over $6.5MM worth of pro-bono services and initiatives to benefit over 450 organizations across the globe. Called “crazy or genius” by Forbes Magazine, and named one of seven millennials changing the world by The Huffington Post, Matthew’s pioneering work in the field of social enterprise has inspired thousands of practitioners to engage in socially and environmentally responsible business. Matthew speaks at institutions across the globe, and his work and ideas have also been featured in Entrepreneur, GOOD, Inc, Fast Company, Wired, and Business Insider.

The role of the designer in our culture is changing. And Matthew Manos, founder of global design-strategy consultancy, verynice, is at the forefront of this movement.
— Ilise Benun, HOW Magazine