Derek Vaz - Experience Director at Huge

Hi, I'm Derek — a Canadian designer, technologist & Experience Director at Huge Toronto.

For over a decade, I have shaped the user experience of start-up, non-profit, and Fortune 100 brands by planning and designing useful digital products.

Today, I lead the Toronto Experience Design team at Huge, a global design agency founded on the belief that great things happen when you put users first.

Some great brands I've worked with

Air Miles, American Student Assistance, BMW, Comcast, Crate & Barrel, ExxonMobil, Diageo, Forex, John Hancock, MassMutual, Yahoo!

Recent thoughts on design

Lean Personalization: A Basic Approach to Tailoring the User Experience

Bury the Wireframe: A Primer in Interaction Prototyping

Where to find me

On Twitter, for posts on design, NBA basketball, and good Toronto eats.

On Instagram, for gratuitous shots of sunsets, urban landscapes, and my son.