Born in New Jersey, USA in 1975 — Jeff Ng aka “jeffstaple” is a creative visionary with work encompassing graphic design, fashion design, footwear design, and brand marketing. He founded STAPLE DESIGN STUDIO, INC. in 1997 (@Staple.Design), and has worked on creative projects with partners that include Adidas, Burton, ESPN, HBO, Kia Motors, Levi’s, LVMH, Microsoft, Nike Sony, Timberland, Uniqlo and others.
Jeff also founded a now globally respected streetwear brand called STAPLE (@StaplePigeon) that uses the infamous “Pigeon” logo as its mascot. STAPLE is available in over 1,200 points of distribution worldwide. In addition, he founded REED SPACE (@ReedSpace) in NYC — the first experiential lifestyle boutique of its kind in 2002. Subsequently, he partnered with the TGS Group in 2017 to expand his retail footprint with CRUSOE & SONS (@CrusoeAndSons), EXTRA BUTTER (@ExtraButter), RENARTS (@Renarts1981), RISE (@RiseNY) & ROOTED (@Stay_Rooted).
Jeff is also a well-regarded thought leader. He is the host of HYPEBEAST’s wildly popular podcast “The Business of HYPE” (@hypebeast) and is one of the most prominent teachers on SKILLSHARE (@skillshare). He is also a frequent moderator, lecturer and keynote speaker at industry panels & corporate events. jeffstaple continues to expand his “Positive Social Contagion” worldwide going on two decades — and counting.