All Interviews

Shanique Shields — Broker Genius

NYC based designer who loves startups, obsessing over cats, and smiling a bit too hard. She also fancies helping companies meet their full potential with user focused design.

Adam Darowski — Dribbble

Product designer and front-end engineer for Dribbble working remotely from the mountains in New Hampshire.

Ryan Putnam — Freelancer

Ryan Putnam is an illustration designer and potter. His goal is to combine craft functionality with fine art integrity and the exacting principles of design.

Jeannie Huang — Behance

New York City based designer who makes stuff for screens. Thinking everyday about how to empower people and build useful things.

Sebastian Speier — Nike

Sebastian is a Design Director at Nike. Currently, he is working on the Snkrs app amongst other Nike Digital products.

Michael Wong — Freelancer

Sydney-based product designer and entrepreneur passionate about sweet potatoes, giving back to the design community and building internet companies.

Dann Petty — Freelancer

San Francisco based stay-at-home-dad freelance designer, Epicurrence event host, and story teller at Freelance.tv.

Catt Small — Etsy

Product designer, game maker, and developer who was born and raised in the Bronx. She is interested in ways to increase empathy through interactive media. In her spare time, she organizes events centered around games, design, and technology.

Bryn Jackson — Spectrum

Designer/developer based out of San Francisco. The sarcastic half of the Design Details podcast.

Max Ma — Hearthstone

Lead UI designer on Hearthstone at Blizzard Entertainment. Entrepreneur, photographer, gamer, DJ, and coffee lover.

Diógenes Brito — Slack

Digital product designer and engineer from New York, now based in San Francisco. He worked at Google, LinkedIn, and Squarespace before joining Slack as a product designer in 2014.

Jonathan Topf — ustwo Games

Lead designer on Monument Valley 2 by ustwo Games. He took a meandering journey through, film, animation and robotics before setting in the fertile grounds of mobile games.

Datrianna Meeks — Spotify

Strategy consultant turned product designer who loves coffee, podcasts, and 90’s R&B.

François Chartrand — Headspace

Canadian designer living the California dream in Los Angeles. Designing products that bring joy to people's lives.

Tara Mann — Basecamp

A designer, humorist, and pop culture devotee. Loves useful products and sparkling water.

Kirill Zakharov — Unsplash

A Montreal-based designer, focused on simplicity, clean code and good typography.