Don Lehman

Class of 2004

Founder & Designer, More/Real

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Biography

Don Lehman is an industrial designer who strives to surround the products he designs with an array of touch points and media to create rich experiences for clients and consumers. Having worked in both boutique design studios and Fortune 500 companies has given him a unique perspective on what it takes to bring successful products and services to market. Don has been recognized by the IDSA, CES Innovation, and his design for the Contigo Autoseal Travel Mug was named by Bloomberg/BusinessWeek as one of the “50 Coolest Designs of the 21st Century”.
In 2011, he founded More/Real and developed Stylus Caps, which turn common pens and markers into touchscreen styluses. The product launched on Kickstarter, reaching 488% of its funding goal in just 30 days, and is now in production. Don has a BFA in Industrial Design from the Rochester Institute of Technology and lives in Brooklyn.

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Stylus Caps

Aluminum caps that fit onto a Sharpie marker turning it into a touchscreen stylus.

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Awards & Achievements

488% funded on Kickstarter

Sold in Stores Around the World

Featured in Wired, Design*Sponge, and Core77

Manufactured and Assembled in Rochester

Designed for Sustainability