BA in Photography at Brooks Institute of Photography
2016 - Current
Vice President, Director of User Experience at 805 Startups
Design new experiences that utilize events as a catalyst to foster relationships.
Develop products that leverage relationships to produce an experience with a benefit.
Ensure stakeholders (investors, startups, corporations, city officials, and more) all have a benefit to gain from their experience.
Conduct validation tests to launch new products and to optimize existing ones.
2013 - 2015
Co-Founder, Director of Product at Jolt Delivery
Developed a startup from ideation phase to launched product with over 150 clients doing thousands of transactions each week.
Developed a platform that links mobile, desktop, and tablet applications together that allows seamless communication between restaurants, dispatchers, and delivery drivers.
Innovated new systems to improve efficiencies within the restaurant delivery process.
2011 - 2016
Director of Product, Director of Business Development at Nerdy Shirts
Developed new product lines, created strategic partnerships with artists and charities, and conducted UX research/UX design for both apparel and web properties.
2012 - 2013
Product Lead at Iteration Group
Conducted UX Research, designed UX based upon research, developed products to deliver UX effectively for a multitude of different clients across industries and markets.
2005 - 2007
Founder, Director of Product, Director of Business Development at Aesthetic Refuge
Developed a startup from ideation phase to launched product with over 2,500 users.
Created strategic relationships with record labels, artists, Taste of Chaos Tour, photographers, and writers.
Organized content creation, produced numerous articles, booked interviews and photoshoots.