2021 — 2022
Founding designer and product manager, leading customer discovery for a security-focused blockchain research & development team before being acquihired by Gemini.
2020 — 2021
Co-Founder at Teamcast
A product focused on digesting the mass amounts of video produced by remote-first companies, and help employees produce more useful video presentations.
2018 — 2021
Senior Director, Brand & Digital Strategy at Cisco
San Jose, CA
Led the creative team efforts for the $4B security division. Developed new Cisco Secure brand and marketing initiatives, making security the fasted growing division of Cisco.
2013 — 2018
First designer/advisor to the company, let creative, marketing, and product design and grew a team of 40 designers, product marketers, animators, writers, and filmmakers.
Acquired by Cisco in 2018.
2004 — 2017
Founder at Elevated Works
Design and Development agency with a range of clients including Tesla Motors, Miramax, Sony Pictures, Odopod, Luna Bar, Clif Bar, Perrier, Herman Miller, Zara, Flavorpill
2008 — 2017
Select clients included Rolling Stone, Herman Miller, Zara, SKI Magazine, Bloomberg BusinessWeek, HGTV, TJ Maxx, Entrepreneur Magazine, Popular Mechanics, National Geographic Traveler, ESPN Magazine, The Wall Street Journal
2002 — 2005
Founding Designer at Catylist
Led all design, marketing, and frontend development for the leading commercial real estate listing website.
Acquired by Moody's Analytics
2001 — 2002
Senior Designer at Blue Cross Blue ShieldChicago, IL
2000 — 2001
Product Designer at Borders.com
2015 — Now
Board Chair at The A2AC (Ann Arbor Art Center)
1996 — 2000
Bachelor of Photography at University of Michigan
1996 — 2000
Bachelor of Design at University of Michigan