I have been a professional creative thinker, designer and problem-solver for over 17 years — and non-professionally since I can ever remember. Within me is a buring desire to create, to build and to make things better.
Recently made a giant move to be named a Director at Deloitte Consulting, based out of their San Francisco office, responsible for building and evangelizing their global Experience Design practice for projects aligned across web, social and mobile technologies.
Currently reading (or listening to) Ratio, by Michael Ruhlman, Team of Rivals, by Doris Kearns Goodwin, The Wilderness Warrior, by Douglas Brinkley, Legacy of Ashes, by Tim Weiner, and Confessions of an Economic Hit Man, by John Perkins. Subscribed to PodCasts for No Agenda, This Week in Tech, Macbreak Weekly and NPR’s Fresh Air.
Living an Apple lifestyle with the iPhone, Apple TV, a 17” MacBook Pro and a 30” Apple Cinema Display. Organized with BlueLounge’s Sanctuary and Rain Design’s mStand. Nike+ is connected to 4th gen. iPod Nano with a Garmin 405 that never survives 3+ hour runs in the backcountry. Have pre-ordered the iPad (3G) and await delivery “late April.”
Recently received a FitBit: Half pedometer, half wireless industrial design beauty and TechCrunch50 runner-up in 2008 (just released in December of 2009). Using it with limited success (already lost one of them).
With an undying passion for food, flavor, and the creative process of cooking, this past summer was spent working through Alice Waters, Jamie Oliver, and Jose Andres. In awe of and humbled by the Roasted Carrot and Avocado Salad. Simply brilliant. Recommended pairing with 2008 Chateau Guiot Rosé.
Latest Sauce Creation: