visión de conjunto:Reseña del editor The International Yearbook Brands & Communication Design shows powerful brand- and communication-centred works and projects by design studios and companies focused on communication campaigns. Volume 1 contains the brand-centered chapters such as Red Dot: Agency of the Year brands brand design & identity corporate design & identity annual reports advertising packaging design fair stands and retail design. Volume 2 is dedicated to communication design-centred works and projects such as publishing & print media posters typography illustrations sound design film & animation online apps interface & user experience design and spatial communication. The creative brains behind the best product ideas are the winners of the honorary titles 'Red Dot: Agency of the Year' and several 'Red Dot: Brands of the Year' and are given a special place in the design yearbook. Biografía del autor Professor Dr. Peter Zec born 1956 is an international well-known design expert. He is the founder and CEO of Red Dot. He has been active for over 25 years as a communications and design consultant for numerous companies and lectures throughout the world in design-relevant topics. As an expert on the international design scene he is the publisher of the Red Dot Design Yearbook and the International Yearbook Brand & Communication Design. He has published the following books among others: Informationsdesign (1988) Design goes virtual! (1996) German Design Standards (1997; 2005) Designing Success (1999) Good Design (2000) Hall of Fame. Companies Searching for Excellence in Design (2003; 2007) Return on Ideas - Better by Design (2006) Who's Who in Design (2003; 2007) The Design Value - a Strategy for Business Success (2010) Homo Ex Data - The Natural of the Artificial (2018) The Form of Simplicity - Good Design for a better Quality of Life (2018) as well as The Form of Success (2018).