I am a User Experience Designer coming from a background in business development, sales, and finance. Transitioning from the business world into the creative field, I aim to solve problems through design to create user-centric products. My passion for beautiful and functional UX ensures user needs and experiences are met while business goals are achieved.
Skills & Tools
UX Design • User Research • UI Design • User Flows • User Journeys • Persona Creation • Business & UX Strategy • Sketching & Planning • Wireframing • Prototyping • A/B Testing • Usability Testing
Sketch • Adobe Creative Suite • InVision • OmniGraffle • Balsamiq • Axure RP • Principle • Camtasia
TMZ | Los Angeles, CA | September 2016 – Present
PowerForward | Los Angeles, CA | September 2016 – Present
Wpromote | El Segundo, CA | May 2016 – September 2016
UX Designer (Freelance)
E! Online | Los Angeles, CA | January 2016 – May 2016
UX Specialist (Consultant)
Links.ee | Santa Monica, CA | October 2015 – November 2015
UX Designer (Project)
Seeking Alpha | New York, NY | 2014 - 2015
Business Development / Sales Executive / User Researcher
Responsible for the growth and development of Seeking Alpha’s newly launched premium subscription based platform. Conducted user research with existing subscriber base to better understand usage habits and collaborated with product and development team to determine if platform matched subscriber needs.
Practical Law Company | New York, NY | 2012 - 2013
Corporate Account Executive
Built relationships with C-level executives and in-house counsels of Fortune 500 companies to demonstrate value of Practical Law’s legal service. Co-managed the sales associate team ensuring incoming leads were handled efficiently as well as brainstorming creative methods for lead generation.
Axomic | New York, NY | 2011 - 2012
Worked closely with the co-CEO/Founder to help establish a sales and growth plan expanding Axomic’s presence in the US market. Handled the entire sales cycle from end-to-end and implemented strategies to attract new business.
CLSA Asia-Pacific Markets | New York, NY | 2006 - 2011
Institutional Sales – Asian Equities
Maintained close relationships with buy-side clients understanding their key business and investment needs. Formulated trade ideas involving equities and currency while analyzing micro and macro data points for both client and internal sales team.
Joseph Gunnar & Co. | New York, NY | 2004 - 2006
Co-managed a $7.5M portfolio with one of the managing directors of the firm. Organized and held weekly morning meetings training new recruits.
General Assembly | Santa Monica, CA
User Experience Design Immersive (UXDI)
SUNY at Stony Brook | Stony Brook, NY