OUR PARTNERSHIP

MICHELA O'CONNOR 

aBRAMS

Ellis 

Hurtado

michele

gears

Beth 

Mcgee

laura

hobbs

FOUNDER

Michela is the Founder of MOCA+, offering an innovative approach to design thinking and leadership for companies making good design the foundation of their strategy. Michela is the former CEO of Dwell Media, building it from its start-up phase
to an internationally recognized media brand.  Prior to Dwell she lead companies from startup to exit and turnaround to high growth, at companies like IDG, Softbank, McGrawHill, Ziff Davis and Future Media. She serves on the board of Arcbazar and is
an advisor to Turkel Design, Nebia, Aplat Inc., NextPlay, and NewStory. She is a sought-after speaker on leadership, design, and media and is always game to share her passion for good design and business innovation.

SHELLEY Tatum Kieran

baily

mcdonald

partner

Shelley has propelled communications and media for a number of high-profile brands including Dwell, Wired, Polo Ralph Lauren, Vanity Fair, Esprit and Gap. She thrives on clear communications frameworks and messaging that relates voice, consistency and soul. She is a slow runner, an all-get-out cook and a lover of books, impromptu dancing, people and dogs.

We'd love to hear from you! Whether as a potential partner, a Collective Conscience member or speaker, or a Design Insights Forum survey participant—there are endless ways to get involved with MOCA+! 
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