About us

We build bridges between our collaborators – our social initiative partners or clients – to support the communities they serve.

Established in 1995, Worldstudio is a strategy and communications firm that works in two ways; through the Social initiatives it develops and the Client services it provides.

The Worldstudio team: (left to right) principal, Mark Randall, designers, Matthew Goodrich and Tom Koken.

About Mark Randall

Mark has been the principal and creative director of Worldstudio for over twenty years. He lectures regularly on social design at colleges and universities across the country and industry conferences, such as AIGA and HOW.

Mark is the co-founder and chair of Impact! Design for Social Change, summer intensives at the School of Visual Arts in New York. In 2016 he joined the faculty at Parsons School of Design as Assistant Professor of Design Strategies, he also serves as the Associate Dean of the School of Design Strategies. In addition he has taught at Fordham University in New York and at Hartford University in Connecticut.

Worldstudio’s work has won leading industry awards and has been featured in books on design and social change and in publications such as The New York Times, Metropolis, Communication Arts and Eye. Mark and Worldstudio were twice selected for the prestigious “ID Forty,” an annual listing of leading innovators in the design industry chosen by ID: The Magazine of International Design.

Mark was included on the Public Interest Design 100 list, representing one-hundred people and teams working at the intersection of design and service. He was also profiled in Fast Company’s Generosity series, as one of the “11 Most Generous Designers.”

He currently serves on the committee of the Times Square Arts Advisors. Past posts include the national board of AIGA, the professional association for design, and the advisory board for desigNYC.

Mark has been an avid beekeeper for nearly twenty years and in 2017, he launched B-Line Ice Cream, sweetened with honey from his own hives. In addition to tasting good, B-Line promotes local beekeepers in upstate New York and educates the public around the critical role bees play in our lives.

In 2017 Mark was the recipient of the prestigious AIGA Medal.


Mark Randall
Worldstudio principal
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