Alex Kayaian

Alex Kayaian

New York


2 years ago


Otis House

IRL 🤝 NFT. We built an Ethereum-based auction house for NFTs that were backed by physical items. Shut down as part of acquisition of Otis.


The second iteration of the Otis product, we built a trading platform for culturally significant assets (Reg A+ securities under the hood).

Side Projects


Small design studio run with a friend for select project work.


Willy Wonka meets NFTs


Creating a luxury uncrustables DTC product.

Work Experience

2019 — Now

0 → 1 → acquired by Lead product + design.

2018 — 2019
Product Design at Nike
Beaverton, OR

Built data viz tools for Nike's Innovation org. Product, motion, and 3D work.

2015 — 2018
New York

Lead design across product, brand, content.

2012 — 2015
Motion + Product Design at Time Inc, Sports Illustrated
New York

Internal agency team that pivoted into first internal product team. Worked on first mobile + tablet native apps, web + CMS overhaul, and micro-sites. Also dedicated internal motion designer for video team, working on original content, films, and IRL event productions.