Seeking the
“So What”
Tekna has built its reputation around human-centered design (HCD), a term that came into practice during the 1980s-1990s and has now become a foundational product design and development principle across many industries.
Teamwork Makes the Tailgate Dreams Work
To build innovative products that serve it's target audience, it takes getting great minds in a room with a human-centered focus.
Collaborative Design for the Win in Creating Inclusive Products
For 5 years, Tekna has partnered with Michigan Design Council’s Design Prize in collaboration with K-12 students.
Race car driving
The Need for Speed
From a young age, engineer Mike Gruizinga has been fascinated with speed and racing.
GIA Global Innovation Awards
Global Innovation Awards
We are excited to celebrate the accomplishments of our very own Eve Berndt at the Global Innovation Awards!
Responding to the Need – PPE for the COVID-19 Pandemic
We can’t express enough gratitude to all of the healthcare professionals working so hard to care for us in a great time of need!
New Website - New Year New Look
New Year, New Look, New Website
It’s hard to believe it’s been four years since we launched our rebrand and new website. At the same time, it feels like it’s exactly who we’ve always been.
Wonderful Workplace 2019
Tekna Awarded Wonderful Workplace
Tekna was selected by 269 Magazine as one of Southwest Michigan’s Wonderful Workplaces.
supply chain internship
Being the First Supply Chain Intern
When it came time to look for a summer internship, I really wanted to find something that would help me explore.
medical device
When Life Gives you Lemons
About 2 years ago I tried to shoe ski down a huge, snowy, slick hill on my way to class (as any college kid would)