LEAD UX DESIGNER, CONTENT & SOCIAL STRATEGIST
404.310.5522 christine.boese at gmail.com Klout: 61
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Six and a half years at Razorfish, on large and complex projects in user experience design, working on projectplanning and team leadership, brainstorming, concepting, sketching, wireframing, CMS design, prototyping,user testing and research analysis, as well as client-facing role managing multiple stakeholders through on-siterelationships, presentations, and walk-throughs.Interactive media inventor, researcher and big data/social graph theorist, studying social platforms and onlinecommunities. Ph.D. from Rensselaer Polytechnic in HCI, interaction design, rhetoric and technicalcommunication.Blog designer, author, and community manager. My web domains include about 35 individual and group sites(12 are literary and personal publishing projects going back to early 2000s). Award-winning teacher, trainer and public speaker, applying innovative tools and inspirational approaches tocomputer-assisted teaching and learning since 1990. Advanced writing, speaking and team-building skills, as a published and award-winning photographer, poet,fiction & literary non-fiction writer in short and long form media genres: technical writing, journalism, PR, blogs,literary and scholarly books and journals.
RELEVANT EXPERIENCESenior Information Architect (Contractor):
(July 2013 to present) H4B Chelsea, division of Havas.
Tasked with designing a multi-device, social engagement platform critical for patients and health careproviders as part of an intensive multi-year treatment program for a major debilitating chronic illness.
UX consultant on a range of Pharma client sites.
Senior Information Architect (also IA and FA):
(January 2007 to June 2013) Razorfish NYC.
Clients include: Major US Multi-line Insurance Provider (lead on multiple workstreams), BlackBerry,Prudential (lead on multiple workstreams), T. Rowe Price, Oppenheimer, MetLife (intranet redesign), EMC, American Red Cross (intranet redesign), Ford (multiple workstreams) andCondé Nast. Also worked on the
implementation of the redesign of Disney’s ESPN.com (winner of two Webby Awards).
Long-term subject matter expert on the Ford SYNC hands-free voice-control system, and primary UX designer for the initial MyFord and MyLincoln Touch owner support site, with social media strategy. Alsosolved integration issues within the Ford web ecosystem with the Ford Owner, Vehicle and Corporate sitesfor more than 2 years.
2 years assigned to Condé Nast large scale web projects: the Webby Award-winning Style.com (with Vogue magazine site still incorporated), Men’s Style.com (with GQ still incorporated), Portfolio.com, andthe social media/creative scrapbooking site for teenaged girls, Flip.com.
Subject matter expert for e-learning/training projects, for global and cross-cultural UX research, and onmedia and entertainment interfaces relating to social media, UGC, syndication and online publishing.