Ghost Lab is an independent design studio. Using principles design thinking and design craft, we prototype, experiment and execute human-centered brands, products, and services. 

We work with people who lead with clarity and purpose—enchanted by curiosity and motivated by continuous improvement.

David Ofori-Amoah

David is a designer, mechanical engineer, and strategist who focuses on understanding and improving the experiences people have with physical products, processes and interfaces. With experience across industries, David’s work often results in proprietary products, engaging storytelling devices, and tools that help people think differently.

David holds a Masters of Design Degree from IIT’s Institute of Design, and a degree in Mechanical Engineering from The Illinois Institute of Technology, where he now teaches interdisciplinary design courses.

Justin Carr

Justin Carr is a seasoned strategist who sits at the intersection of social impact, design strategy, and communications. His approach is informed by experience in brand marketing, strategy consulting, and nonprofit management in organizations ranging from startups to global companies.

Justin holds a BA from Yale University and an MBA from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management. He is an active volunteer, having served as a board member and advisor for several nonprofits.

Selected Clients

Fisher & Paykel
Blue Cross + Blue Shield Association
Ocean Spray
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Feeding America
Marmon | Prince Castle
Pregis
The Simple Good
Jenny’s Tofu
Pivotal
Samsung
Sony