Taking early-stage teams with interesting ideas and turning them into investible products for the past 2+ years in the blockchain & distributed web space.
For more about my previous work, check out LinkedIn. You'll find a good overview of my last 15 years in the industry as well as testimonials from folks at every role. I've copy/pasted a few snippets below.
"Zach is one of those rare breed of designers that loves to think at a systems and strategic level but easily dives in at the detail level of design. Not only that, but he is immensely respected by everyone he works with, whether it be co-workers, direct reports, leadership, and clients!"
"When Zach joined our team at EMC he brought a revolution of change, [he's] one of the best designers I've ever worked with."
A friendly introduction to research & prototyping for technical products
How designing software on Ethereum is the same as designing Web2 Products, but also completely different.
This is a talk + discussion I led internally for the team at EchoUser, adapting some of Michael D. Watkins’s frameworks for better client management in agencies.
How Agile can reinforce team-destroying habits, and how to stop them.
It’s tough to identify a space where there are not pre-existing solutions, workarounds.
When looking for funding, teams should be answering these questions.