Sep 14, 2009

Chris Jones Joins Hot Studio's Leadership Team

Hot Studio is pleased to announce industry veteran, Chris Jones, has joined our team as the Principal of Strategy and Engineering. Chris will be leading the Design Engineering discipline and will work with the Hot Studio team to structure strategic, multi-disciplinary approaches and solutions for our clients and partners.

Chris brings deep multi-disciplinary experience solving business challenges through user experience design, website development, information architecture and business strategy. Prior to joining Hot Studio, he was Vice President of Product Development for Radar Networks, a leading Semantic Web technology company. At Radar, Chris developed product roadmaps and strategies that brought a nascent technology to market with its initial product offering—

Prior to Radar, Chris was a leading industry consultant working with leading organizations on user experience, interface design, and strategy. He was Director of User Experience and General Manager for Liquid Agency, and was Co-Founder and Principal of Small Pond Studios, a boutique user experience and design firm. During the peak of the Internet boom years, Chris was Director of Technology for Sapient, Director of Web Development for Studio Archetype, and an interactive architect at Landor Associates.

His work has included projects for Apple, Microsoft, Xerox, E*Trade, Gymboree, Vinfolio, LeapFrog, Yahoo!, TiVo, Autodesk, Blue Shield of California, and many other clients.

We are very excited to welcome Chris to Hot Studio.