Elliott Golden, Designer in New York, NY, United States
Elliott Golden

Designer in New York, NY, United States

Member since October 15, 2015
As a director of product design, Elliott has helped Fortune 500s such as IKEA, Vanguard, and Discover bringing winning services to market, launched three products of his own, moderated over 400 user tests, and helped various Techstars and YCombinator startups hit their numbers, time after time.
Elliott is now available for hire

Employment

  • UX Director

    2016 - 2019
    Fahrenheit 212
    • Led product design for IKEA, Vanguard, Discover, and other Fortune 500 clients.
    • Dove into lots of hands-on UX and visual design.
    • Spearheaded the development of this global firm’s new digital product design service.
    • Trained much of the agency on UX research and product design.
    • Took multiple Fortune 500 products all the way from research to market.
    Technologies: Lookback, Validately, Principle, InVision, Sketch
  • UX Design Professor

    2017 - 2018
    Pratt Institute
    • Developed the curriculum and taught this prestigious design school's product design course.
    • Instilled a broader problem-solving mindset in many young designers.
    • Taught students about copy’s crucial role in design.
    • Taught students to build and launch their own product pitch pages from scratch with HTML/CSS/JS.
    Technologies: InVision, Sketch, Design Thinking

Education

  • Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Design and Fine Art
    2000 - 2001
    School of Visual Arts - New York City
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Design and Fine Art
    1997 - 2000
    UNC Asheville - North Carolina

Experience

Location

New York, NY, United States

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