Imagine a Place Podcast with Chris Stulpin

There’s a story in all of us

Chris Stulpin is the Chief Creative Officer at Mosaic Companies, one of the world’s leading stone and tile brands. Simply put, Chris Stulpin is full of joy and wisdom. In this episode, we learn, we laugh out loud, and we share advice. Chris reflects on his past and explores the role that empathy has played in his personal and professional growth. This interview not only made a great podcast, but it was also captured on video. The Imagine a Place crew visited Chris Stulpin’s home in Ohio -- a beautiful place that seems as if it were made for great conversations.

Topics discussed in this episode:

  • Diversity and inclusion in design
  • Planning a career in design
  • Design leadership
  • Using empathy in the design process

Related Imagine a Place podcast episodes:

Krystal Lucero (Edwards Mulhausen): Using the gifts you’ve been given to create change.

Roby Isaac (Mannington Commercial): Change at the studio level.

Cheryl Durst (IIDA): What's next for the spaces we design?

Taylor Staten (TnS Studios): Mentoring as activism 

Watch the conversation with Doug Shapiro and Chris Stulpin:


  • Doug Shapiro
  • Chris Stulpin
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