Spire Integrated Design, Inc. was formed in 1996; William M Bevington and Siu (Chong) Basdeo are the principals. We have had the honor to work for many visionary clients over these past 18 years, and hope our dedicated, brilliant, and creative resources can advance your goals toward improving efficiency, profitability, and image.
William M Bevington is an information design /project development designer, and an information theorist. He is involved in the both the creation of visualizations for the rapid assessment of complex data and ideas, as well as modeling physical toolsets and objects to convey these concepts. He is the Creative Director for Spire Integrated Design. He also serves as the Senior Information Theorist at PIIM, The Parsons Institute for Information Mapping, and as the Associate Professor of Information Mapping within Parsons, The New School for Design (School of Art, Media and Technology).
Siu (Chong) Basdeo is an information designer. She has created software interfaces for stock trading firms and transportation providers. Siu’s undergraduate training began at Brooklyn Technical High School in the area of Media Communications Technology while simultaneously pursuing additional studies at NYC Technical College and The Cooper Union. She received a BFA degree in Communication Design from Parsons School of Design. In 2007, Siu completed her MFA degree in area of Design+Technology at Parsons. Her love of typography inspired her thesis – “Typometrics: A Computational Method for Objective Typeface Classification.” Siu has also consulted as an information designer at the Parsons Institute for Information Mapping at New School University. She had taught UI Design in the Communication Design Dept at Parsons, as well as areas of interactive design, web design process, graphic design, and typography. She was also a guest panel speaker at the CAA conference on the topic of “Information Mapping the Graphic User Interface.”
If your are interested in determining if our capabilities are a good fit toward a particular upcoming challenge for your company, NGO, or Government entity, we would be delighted to meet and share examples of former projects where clients have given us permission to do so.
For these, or any other inquiries, please contact us.
105 Benton Ave, Ste 6
Staten Island, NY 10305