2013’s Most Creative People:
#2 Samsung’s Dong-hoon Chang
To gather ideas, Chang led his design team on a city-hopping observation tour around the globe, from hot-air-balloon rides in Africa to Singapore’s Skypark on the Marina Bay. “We were able to come up with a new design paradigm,” he says. And with it, a cool factor to rival Apple’s.
Sounds all good, right? Samsung and Apple are actually partners, but recently, Samsung got nailed for stealing some of Apple’s i-phone ideas. New paradigm?