Aaron Weyenberg
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Aaron Weyenberg

Product design, 3D illustration in Brooklyn, NYC

Hey there, thanks for dropping by!

A year ago

About

Product design leader, or 3D artist, depending on the day • ✊ Human art • 🌱Ⓥ

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Work Experience

2022 — Now
New York

As VP of Design, I guided a distributed team of designers and researchers building platform services and products for live events like London’s Hyde Park Winter Wonderland and the 2024 Paris Olympics.

2020 — 2021
New York

As part of the founding technology team for Wait What Inc, I helped launch an app and course framework for the award-winning business podcast Masters of Scale.

2017 — 2020
New York

I directed design for TED's video viewing experiences on web platforms reaching millions of people worldwide. I also led several other projects for the flagship TED conference in Vancouver and TEDGlobal in Edinburgh.

2011 — 2017
New York

Led UX and design for TED's content viewing experiences on web platforms.

2007 — 2011
Creative Director at Fanzter
Collinsville, CT

Founded by an ESPN executive, Fanzter was a bold startup with ideas ahead of its time. My team created an app enabling fan communities to form around products (and celebrities) they love by tagging them in any image on the Internet.

2005 — 2007
Bristol, CT

In 2005 I was promoted to direct design for more live game apps and special editorial projects in partnership with SportsCenter.

2003 — 2005
Bristol, CT

Design and front end development for ESPN's pioneering live scoring applications for web platforms.

2001 — 2003
Denver, CO

Design for web and interactive media products for clients like Spyder and Steamboat resorts

2017

An examination of the techniques Silicon Valley uses to hook us.

2016

An amendment to Dieter Rams' celebrated principles.

Volunteering

2023 — Now

Education

1996 — 1997
Newark, DE

While officially attending Michigan Tech, I studied here for one year on the National Student Exchange program.