NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - May 13, 2015) - Dave Weinberger, vice president and engagement director at brand agency and retail design consultancy CBX, was named to design:retail magazine's '40 Under 40' list of the top young professionals in the retail design community.

A branding and identity expert, Weinberger leads interdisciplinary teams at CBX on retail, consumer and corporate initiatives. "His leadership and teams have been instrumental in helping craft strong initiatives for brands like Duane Reade, Chase and The Home Depot," the magazine writes in its May 2015 issue. "Weinberger is considered an expert in the energy and convenience channel, having worked with national brands like Hess, Wawa and PetroChina."

In addition to the aforementioned brands, over the course of his career at CBX and other global branding agencies, Weinberger has designed and directed programs around the world for such major corporations as Sunoco, BP, PKN Orlen, Marriott, Statoil, Kimberly-Clark, Quintiles, General Motors, and Western Union.

Weinberger's work and writing have been featured in numerous publications, blogs and books. He has won multiple creative awards and been invited to speak before several university, industry and professional groups.

"I'm thrilled that Dave has been recognized by the design community as one of the next generation of design leaders," said Joseph Bona, President of Branded Environments at CBX. "Having worked with Dave across many different geographies and cultures, I've seen him develop into a true student of the world, learning how to adapt and respond to a wide variety of unique creative challenges. His passion for design and positive team approach provides inspiration and guidance to the generation behind him, and lays the foundation for his continued growth and creative leadership for years to come."

About CBX
CBX specializes in creative marketing services including: branding, retail design, packaging, naming and promotional programming. The company, with its current staff of more than 160 employees, was founded in 2003 and has a client base that includes: Dr Pepper Snapple Group, General Mills, Kimberly-Clark, Big Heart Pet Brands, A&P, Pathmark, Saks Fifth Avenue, Lord & Taylor, Shinsegae, Walgreens and Wawa. In addition to its New York City Headquarters, CBX has offices in Minneapolis, San Francisco and Austin.