Josh Owen is a designer, educator and author. He is the president of Josh Owen LLC and is a Distinguished professor of industrial design at The Rochester Institute of Technology. Owen's projects are produced by major manufacturers and have won many awards. His work is included in the permanent design collections of the Centre Georges Pompidou in Paris, the Musee des beaux-arts de Montreal, the Denver Art Museum, the Philadelphia Museum of Art, the Chicago Athenaeum and the National Museum of American Jewish History. He is the author of the book Lenses for Design.