Monty Montague, IDSA, BOLTGROUP
Published Thursday, September 26, 2019

Monty Montague

Monty Montague

joined September 2019

Monty is an industrial designer and CEO of BOLTGROUP - a design, innovation and experience firm.

BOLTGROUP is a creative collective of designers, strategists, researchers, engineers, and innovators, dedicated to making a positive impact on People + Business + Community through Design. Monty is one of BOLTGROUP’s founders and for over 30 years has provided design thinking, product design & innovation, service design, and brand development to clients throughout the US and around the world. The firm was selected by ID Magazine as one of the leading design innovators in the United States and consistently wins the highest international awards for design and innovation.

Monty is a founding organizer and board member of BoomCharlotte the city’s most diverse arts festival, and he is co-founder of the Carolinas Chapter of the Industrial Designer Society of America (IDSA).

Monty is a Charlotte native, he holds a Bachelor of Product Design from The College of Design / North Carolina State University, and received the College of Design’s Distinguished Alumni Award. He started his career as a designer with Design/Joe Sonderman where he joined Joe and team in the design of Discovery Place Museum and other Charlotte institutions.

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