Tina Roth-Eisenberg

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Tina Roth Eisenberg
Tina Roth Eisenberg.jpg
Tina Roth Eisenberg in 2012
Born Speicher, Switzerland
Residence Brooklyn, New York
Occupation Designer
Children 2
Website www.swiss-miss.com

Tina Roth Eisenberg is a Swiss designer based in Brooklyn, New York.[1][2] She is best known for founding the Swiss Miss design blog and studio (stylized as "swissmiss" and "swiss-miss").[3] She is also the founder of Friends Work Here, CreativeMornings, TeuxDeux and Tattly.[4][5]

Early life and education[edit]

Tina Roth Eisenberg was born and raised in Speicher, Switzerland.[2] After Highschool in Trogen she studied communication design in Geneva, Switzerland and Munich, Germany and earned her degree in 1999.[6]


In 1999, Tina Roth Eisenberg took an internship at a small design studio in New York City.[2][7] After three months, she accepted an offer for a full-time job at the studio. Tina founded CreativeMornings, a monthly lecture series, in October 2008.[8] The lecture series receives 100 to 500 attendees and extends to over 100 cities worldwide.[8] In 2008, Roth-Eisenberg became a Design Director for Plumbdesign.[2] During her time with the company, it changed its name to Thinkmap. Roth-Eisenberg branded the Visual Thesaurus, shaped the user interface of the app, made the first version of its website and worked on all of the marketing material.[2][6] She founded swissmiss, a design blog and studio, in 2005.[5][7] Swissmiss was selected by The Times as one of the world's Top 50 design blogs.[9]

Roth-Eisenberg created TeuxDeux, a to-do app, with her studio mates Cameron Kozcon and Evan Haas. In 2008, Eisenberg opened Studiomates, a co-working space. She founded CreativeMornings, an international breakfast lecture series in 2008.[10] Additionally, she is the founder and CEO of Tattly, a design temporary tattoo startup.[7][11] Eisenberg was featured as a keynote speaker at South by Southwest (SXSW) in 2013 and at Adobe MAX in 2017.[9][12][13] That year, GDUSA included her on its list of People To Watch that.[14] In 2014, Eisenberg served as mentor for Shopify’s Build a Business Competition.[15] In April 2015, she opened Friends Work Here, a co-working space in Boerum Hill, Brooklyn.

Photo of the common area at Friends Work Here, a coworking space for creatives in Brooklyn NY


  1. ^ "Tina Roth Eisenberg: Don't Complain, Create". Retrieved June 11, 2015. 
  2. ^ a b c d e "Tina Roth Eisenberg". March 6, 2012. Retrieved June 11, 2015. 
  4. ^ "TINA ROTH EISENBERG". Retrieved November 12, 2017. 
  5. ^ a b "Tina Roth Eisenberg: Why Confronting Deep Fears Is The Key To Creativity". December 26, 2013. Retrieved June 11, 2015. 
  6. ^ a b "Tina Roth Eisenberg". Retrieved June 11, 2015. 
  7. ^ a b c "What feeds them? Tina Roth Eisenberg (aka Swissmiss), blogger and designer". April 23, 2013. Retrieved June 11, 2015. 
  8. ^ a b "Interview with Tina Roth Eisenberg, Creator of Swissmiss". May 16, 2012. Retrieved June 11, 2015. 
  9. ^ a b "Tina Roth Eisenberg Keynote". Retrieved June 11, 2015. 
  10. ^ "CreativeMornings: a Monthly Campfire for Designers". June 14, 2012. Retrieved June 11, 2015. 
  11. ^ "Built In Brooklyn: Tattly Works With Artists And Designers To Create Sweet-Looking Temporary Tattoos". TechCrunch. December 29, 2014. Retrieved June 11, 2015. 
  12. ^ "11 rules for life from SXSW Interactive keynote, Tina Roth Eisenberg". March 12, 2013. Retrieved June 11, 2015. 
  13. ^ "Adobe MAX—The Creativity Conference". Adobe MAX—The Creativity Conference. Retrieved 2018-03-07. 
  14. ^ "People to Watch". Retrieved June 11, 2015. 
  15. ^ "Tina Roth Eisenberg on Picking Winning Projects". Huffington Post. March 12, 2014. Retrieved June 11, 2015.