J. W.

Product Designer

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Currently available to take on long term to short term projects. User Experience & User Interface Design from small MVP projects up to complete existing redesigns
Experience: 14 Years
Location: Washington, DC


I have designed and developed UI and UX flows for some of the highest grossing theatrical properties and as well as series funded & acquired startups. I have also created multiple FWA and Webby nominated sites that have gone up against powerhouses like YouTube and Adobe.

I have also designed social sites that have over 1 million weekly hits and hold design patents for data visualizations for large online retailers.

Currently, I work consulting with startups on user experience flows, designing innovative user interfaces, developing new features and designing highly polished consumer facing sites.

I also help mentor startups and provide user interface and user experience audits.


Cartisien Interactive
Product Designer / Creative Director
July 2008 – Present

Freelance Product Designer / Creative Director specializing in user interface (UI), user experience (UX) and the overall product design flow.

Some of the clients I’ve worked with:
• Reddit
• ZenMarketing.io
• LyfeChannel
• Fig.co
• Dealpath
• Toro Metrics - Acquired by Google
• Speek - Acquired by Jive Communications
• InkMe
• eBay
• Riot Games
• Roots
• Microsoft
• Macy's

and many other startups
Product Designer / User Experience / User Interface Consultant

Dealpath, Inc. provides a cloud-based collaboration and workflow platform for commercial property investment professionals. The company offers collaboration, workflow, and data services to the commercial real estate industry. Its platform brings together tasks, files, and communications into one place.
Toro Metrics
Product Designer / User Experience / User Interface Consultant

Toro automates Facebook marketing for mobile apps. We make it easy to split test and optimize mobile marketing campaigns. Toro solves one of the necessary, but time-consuming, parts of launching great mobile apps. We believe in creating delightful experiences that are easy to use, save people time, and, most importantly, save our customers money by improving campaign performance.
Product Designer / User Experience / User Interface Consultant

As the only funding platform created by gamers for gamers that offers reward, equity, and
debt-based funding, the Fig team empowers developers and passionate fans alike to bring well-known franchises and undiscovered indie titles to market.

Agencies I've Worked For

Saatchi & Saatchi
Tequila / Chiat Day

Education / Qualifications

East Carolina University
BA, Communication Arts


Adobe IllustratorAdobe PhotoshopCSSHTML
Interaction designSketchUser interface designWebsite Prototyping
Interactive PrototypingUser Experience ConsultingUI/UX Design


Webby Nomination for RootsxDouglasCoupland websiteFavorite Website Award(s)
Published in the Design Meltdown Web Designers Idea Book Key Art Awards Interactive Advertising Media Judge, Hollywood Reporter, 2008

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