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  • About Us

    Shay Howe

    Shay Howe

    Designer, Front End Developer, Instructor and all around builder.

    As a designer and front end developer, Shay Howe has a passion for solving problems while building creative and intuitive products. He specializes in user interface design and front end development, working inside HTML, CSS, and JavaScript on a daily basis. Additionally, Shay teaches a front end design and development and helps co-organize Chicago Camps, Refresh Chicago, and UX Happy Hour.

    Brad Simpson

    Brad Simpson

    Creative Director, Art Director, Designer, UX, Maker focusing on strategy, user experience and visual design in the digital and physical space.

    Brad is a principal at Bakery and partners on BiNTH featuring designs for the modern family. Brad also donates his time and talents for IA Institute and their past conferences including the recent WorldIADay.org events.

    Russ Unger

    Russ Unger

    Russ Unger is a UX designer and researcher in Chicago. He is co-author of “A Project Guide to UX Design”, Designing the Conversation, and Speaker Camp for Peachpit Press (Voices That Matter). Russ is also working on a book on guerrilla design and research methods that is due out well, sometime.

    Russ is on the Advisory Board for the Department of Web Design and Development at Harrington College of Design. He has 2 daughters who both draw better than he does and are currently beginning to surpass his limited abilities in coding.

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