The Foundry

The Foundry has been the home of Maynard’s London studio for the past 3 years. It’s the place where we come together to brainstorm ideas, prototype and test concepts, go for lunchtime walks by the canal, and ultimately design products and spaces that better the lives of the people who use them. During this past … Read More

Virtual Rail Trade Mission to Australia with Julian Maynard

Julian Maynard, Managing Director, is joining the UK’s Department for International Trade (DIT) and the Railway Industry Association’s (RIA) virtual trade mission to Australia. We invite fellow participants to connect with Julian for a virtual meeting and discuss opportunities for future collaboration.

Kate Pleban, Maynard Associate Director

Kate joined Maynard in 2015 in London, where she quickly became an integral part of the wayfinding team. With a background in Urban Design and Planning, Kate added a fresh new perspective that focused on the interface between urban design, wayfinding and the public realm. Kate’s passion for cities, sustainable modes of transport and digital … Read More

Birmingham City University’s weekly Coffee Lounge Sessions with Maynard

As part of Birmingham City University’s weekly Coffee Lounge Sessions, Maynard’s Head of Wayfinding and BCU Alumni Hayley Branston shared her personal journey into the world of wayfinding. She discussed her academic journey, from what inspired her to go into this field of design, through to some of the key projects in her career and … Read More

University of Reading MA Communication Design

Our annual University of Reading MA Information Design student visit took on a slightly different form this year as Wayfinding Designers Elena McLoughlin and Hayley Branston were invited to present the studio virtually. We talked through day-to-day life at Maynard and explained our approach to wayfinding from project inception and information gathering, right through to sign implementation, … Read More

Simone Speet, Maynard Associate

A hearty congratulations to Simone Speet, who has been promoted to Associate in our Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland team! Simone is currently leading Maynard’s work on the three new stations of the Auckland City Rail Link, as well as developing a wayfinding identity and guideline for Auckland Airport.

The Maynard 2021 Trends are here!

2021 marks a new era of thinking and living. The Maynard 2021 Trends explore topics in experiential travel, pandemic-proof urbanism and sustainably responsible design. Discover them here

Cycle Systems

Get your gear to site then get your message to the people. Skiff is a flexible utility trailer and pop-up kiosk enabling sustainable transport teams to get gear to site with ease, then quickly deploy a pit stop via the in-built folding and nesting table. Sized around the components of the Ripple cycle rack, skiff … Read More

Ebury Bridge

We believe that exceptional design should be made available to all. That is why we are pleased to be part of Westminster City Council’s landmark project to renew Ebury Bridge, a scheme that will deliver approximately 750 new high quality homes in the heart of the city, of which 50% will be affordable. Working in … Read More