General Assembly April 6 Intro to Design
Saturday, April 6, 2013 from 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM (PDT)
Santa Monica, CA
These events are offered FREE to the LA business community by General Assembly.
They are not produced by AngelLaunch.
Introduction to the LA Design Community
Presented by General Assembly + Huge
Saturday April 10, 2013 from 5:30-7pm
Complimentary popcorn and drinks will be served.
This free class is an orientation to help newcomers and recent design school graduates get acquainted with the exciting world of design in Los Angeles. We will canvas key events/meetups to attend, people, companies, hot issues, and will discuss how to go about securing an entry level UX position. Attendees will also learn more about Huge and its approach to UX design. After the class you are encouraged to network with other attendees and a number of designers at Huge.
Todd Lefelt is Managing Director of User Experience at Huge in Los Angeles. Since joining Huge in 2006, Todd has been instrumental in building the agency's user experience team and helping to define the philosophy and process applied to user-centric design. In 2010, Todd joined Huge's Los Angeles office, where he has played a key role in the development of the company's West Coase presence. Todd has directed interactive design and research for some of Huge's largest engagements and has worked with clients including Clear Channel, National Geographic, NBC Universal, Samsung, Toyota and Warner Music Group. With nearly two decades of industry experience, Todd held senior positions at a number of other companies prior to joining Huge, including Time Inc. Interactive, Ecos Technologies, Pathways Flandrau Science Center, Wave Technologies, Kozmo.com, R/GA and Ultra 16. Todd received a BFA from the University of Michigan and an MA from the Interactive Telecommunications Program at New York University.
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