Artur has built a few startups over the last 10 years and he's helped others create their own designs via his studio: Design2Dev. He also has an extensive background in iterative UI/UX, IxD, and solving problems creatively. Since 2000, he's also worked with a plethora of Silicon Valley agencies as a lead designer and art director. Artur also has a master's degree in interactive telecommunications from ITP-NYU Tisch School of the Arts.
Worked at every notable Silicon Alley agency you can think of right after graduate school as an art director, interaction designer, developer, UI/UX designer, and producer.
Built everything from custom WordPress sites to large-scale enterprise applications to mobile apps.
Launched 5 products in the last 10 years.
Gained extensive startup experience as an entrepreneur which has enabled me to design products holistically by balancing the client's business model and end-user goals.
Used my extensive background in iterative UI/UX, IxD, growth hacking, lean customer development strategies, building user acquisition tools, SN campaigns, managing developers/designers, budgeting, pitching, and exceeding client expectations.
Conducted A/B tests when possible.
Collaborated productively with marketing, sales, and developers.
Solved problems and designed goal-driven user experiences that are deeply informed by qualitative and quantitative data. It all starts with a deep discovery process with all stakeholders.
Analyzed the objectives, assumptions, market, customer data, and hypotheses, before starting down any design path with a custom team.
Started my design processes with Mural.ly for brainstorming where I develop personas, user-stories, heuristic analysis, then quickly iterated the IA/UI/UX prototypes using Sketch, InVision, Atomic, or Marvel.
Built an Instagram user search tool for customer development. It isolates demographical groups with an automation outreach and A/B/C testing.
Micropinpointed users who liked Brand X/Brand Y, lived in New York City, and influenced the scores.
Culled the groups, then we ran automated engagement campaigns at scale.
Gained an astronomical 35% in our conversion rates.
Co-Founder | Product Lead
2012 - 2014
Co-founded and led a startup in the print-on-demand marketplace powered by mass customization. It is the easiest way to customize and purchase your own unique artworks on canvas, framed prints, t-shirts, tote bags, iPhone cases, pillows, and more.
Worked with trending global artists to license their artwork—using our patent-pending technology to convert it into super-easy-to-modify parts.
Enabled the customers to customize the art to fulfill their personal tastes, print them on a plethora of products, as well as share and sell their remixes to their networks.
Bootstrapped and raised $100,000 from Startup Chile Accelerator.
Led a 4-person team on product design, code, market analysis, and business model projections.
Technologies: Flash, WordPress, Sketch
Founder | Product Lead
2010 - 2012
Converted a Flash website to HTML5 in 24 hours.
Leveraged Google’s Filetype Search to show only Flash-based sites (growth-hack).
Optimized search results lead generation via Mturk workers to enhance warm email marketing.