Color & Materials Design
Meaningful design, exploring beauty through the blending of human and digital characteristics, applying psychological principles to create an intended emotional reaction.
Haneif Katebi, Lead Designer - Ronn Motor Group, was born in Stillwater, Oklahoma. Haneif attended a rigorous architecture design program in Stillwater before he moved to Detroit to attend the College for Creative Studies where we would later graduate with a degree in Automotive Design and start work with General Motors. While at GM he worked in various departments, including the Performance Studio where he worked with a team to develop the C7 ZR1 and C8 programs.
He later left GM to join EV startup Bordrin NEV where he worked on several show car programs, led a production exterior program, and helped incorporate VR into design workflows.
Having worked in the automotive design industry for almost a decade, Haneif Katebi brings a unique perspective on design from his various experiences in architecture and automotive design, modeling, and visualization.