Wayfair, Senior Product Design Manager (UX/UI), Apr 2017 - Present
Lead design team for Wayfair's Design Services business venture within the "Planning and Collaboration" Pod.
Wayfair, Senior UX Designer, Sep 2016 - April 2017
Lead design team for Wayfair's "Planning and Collaboration" Pod, responsible for:
Wayfair's Business: Account-type and features related to buying Wayfair products for business (bulk purchasing, consolidated shipping, etc) www.wayfair.com/trade
Visual Search: Our first product allowing customers to take a photo of a product and find similar items.
Idea Boards: A product that enable planning and collaboration of home projects.
Room Planner: A tool we created to allow customers to visualize products together in a space.
SessionM, Director of Product Design (UX/UI), Jun 2013 - Aug 2016
Led design of mPoints Product, an out-of-the-box loyalty portal with clients that include The Weather Channel, Cricket Wireless's MyCricket, TMZ, MTV News, Crackle, Scramble with Friends, Zynga's Deerhunter, The New England Patriots, and 1,000 other applications
With a small team, created an iOS and Android app called mPLUS Places, which generates over $10M annually in revenue, has hundreds of thousands of users and is 5X the size of Foursquare
Ideated, designed, and produced an enterprise level dashboard product used by the executive teams at some of the world's largest companies to include: Starbucks, Samsung, AT&T, and Kimberly Clark
Clearview Digital, Co-founder, Product Design / UX / Front-end Engineer, May 2012 - May 2013
Acquired in Summer 2013 by ExtensionEngine, Inc, Boston’s largest web development company
Led team as front-end development and designer, including projects for the following clients: Boston’s Children’s Hospital, Dailybreak, Smart Lunches, Market Basket, High Start Group, and MITX
Designed all graphic assets for all iPhone and Android mobile application projects
CampusLIVE/Dailybreak, Co-Owner, Product Design & UX, Jan 2009 – May 2012
Led design team as first designer on staff, responsible for product roadmaps, design, and execution of UI/UX
Executed all facets of customer experience, from customer development through design and launch of website
Started company alongside nine other UMass Amherst students, and remained through $8.5 MM in venture funding
Designed content for international clients, including Proctor & Gamble, Chevy, McDonalds, PUMA, Microsoft
U.S. Marine Corps, Sergeant, 1st Battalion 25th Marines, Feb 2006 - Feb 2012
- U.S. Marine Corps, Sergeant & Combat Life-saver, 1st Battalion 25th Marines, February 2006 – Feb 2012
Deployed with Bravo 1/25 Rogue Platoon to Delaram Afghanistan as part of Operation Enduring Freedom. Worked in anti-terrorism as a mobile dismount to uncover improvised explosive devices, and ensure the security of local Afghans within a combat area of operations
Partnered with Afghan Highway Patrol in securing national highway system and the movement of US oil convoys
Trained in combat life-saver (CLS), combat trauma & CPR, G-BOSS $3M security system, tactical site exploitation (TSE), and combat metal detecting (CMD)
Activated with Fox Co. 2nd Battalion 25th Marines for Iraq deployment; trained for three months in the Mojave Desert before appendix burst; completed activation at home during multiple surgery recoveries
The School of Infantry & Marine Corps Boot Camp: trained in infantry leadership methods, tactics, and weapons
Military Awards: Afghanistan Campaign Medal, United States NATO Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Global War On Terrorism Medal, Marine Corps Good Conduct Medal. Certificate of Commendation, Meritorious Mast, two USMC Letters of Appreciation, Expert Rifle Award, Green Belt Marine Martial Arts Award
University of Massachusetts, Amherst, September 06 – May 10
Double Major: Political Science and Journalism
College of Social and Behavioral Sciences