15 years experience in UX & UI design, front-end development & product management. Design & develop unique interfaces for the desktop & mobile environments.
Manage product roadmap for Topix online media products Stars, Offbeat & WellNest. Work closely with engineering and design to optimize and design new features for both desktop and mobile..
Designed & developed front-end search experience for blekko.com, with monthly traffic of 300+ million queries, as well as for it’s SEO product, Izik tablet & smartphones apps, ReviewNinja.io & Shopzi.io. To increase user awareness & usage of all products, worked with marketing team to develop & create advertising materials for distribution campaigns.
Led user experience & visual design efforts of the company’s online merchant directory & paid merchant dashboard with monthly traffic of 22 million unique visitors, 47 million page views, 900,000 registered users & 12,000 paid members. Designed & implemented product landing page promotions & advertising campaigns.
Visual design & development consulting for projects at Vodafone, T-Online, Star Alliance, & more as well as internal company projects & concept prototype creation.
Led team that developed & designed marketing campaign sites for Coca-Cola, Karstadt, MTV, Deutsche Post, Thomas Cook, Playboy, BNP Paribas & more.
Worked on team responsible for front-end development & maintenance of ecircles.com as well as construction of email templates & marketing campaigns.
Consultant for front-end web projects & development of email campaigns for Hewlett Packard & Adobe. Taught HTML & Internet training courses at Hewlett Packard.
University of California, Santa Barbara — BA in History, BM in Music Performance - 1995