Umit is a five-time tech entrepreneur, innovation educator, and digital product designer who has consulted on over 125 UX/UI design projects for clients including Microsoft, Xbox, AT&T, F5, Nike, and J&J. He is a noted subject matter expert in user-centered and data-driven design. Umit is the creator and lead facilitator of the Empathy-Driven Framework for Innovation. He specializes in AI bots for market intelligence and customer support.
Provided services to Microsoft Office Labs and Xbox, including user flows, wireframes, prototypes, user testing, competitive analysis, design specifications, UI, and visual design for multiple shipping products.
Received an award for "Outstanding Achievement in Website Development" by the Web Marketing Association.
Facilitated empathy-driven multi-day workshops with 250+ attendees for clients such as Seattle Public Schools, Seattle Academy of the Arts and Sciences, Ashoka Seattle, and F5 Networks.