Merit Illustration uses visual tools and visual agility to foster better understanding, better ideas, and deeper engagement. Augment your intelligence and get more moments of "ohhhhhhhhh!"


Drew Merit is a performing artist, facilitator, advisor, and entrepreneur. He leverages visual thinking and the improviser’s mindset to augment creative intelligence for executives, managers, and entrepreneurs.

He is a co-inventor on 10 augmented reality patents. He has participated in product development sprints for cleaning products, pet food, toys and more.

Drew has taught Visual Thinking and Communication at the Stanford Hasso Plattner Institute of Design ( He has also spoken at the California College of the Arts in San Francisco and led training sessions with corporate clients like Citrix.