Colony Consult is a global design and strategy firm. Founded by Jean Lin as a companion to Colony Co-op, Consult works with a wide range of clients to utilize design, creative direction, marketing and editorial content to better articulate their position in the American market.
Jean Lin is a New York City-based design entrepreneur. Trained as a fashion designer, Jean has professional experience as a designer, editor, trend forecaster, educator and curator. She is the founder of Colony, the designers’ co-op; the charitable design organization Reclaim NYC; and Tribeca Design District. She serves on the NYCxDESIGN Steering Committee as well as the board of the Female Design Council. Jean also currently teaches at her alma mater, Parsons School of Design.
Madeleine Parsons is a New York City-based visual designer. She has worked closely with numerous independent design companies on both digital and print projects, branding, and editorial content. She is a graduate of Pratt Institute’s Communication Design program.