Experience 

Head of Design @ Blackbox
Oct 2017 - Present 

Director of Product Design @ Home Chef
Oct 2016 - Oct 2017 (1 year)

UX Lead @ Home Chef
Sep 2015 - Oct 2016 (1 year 2 months)

Senior UX Designer (Freelance)
Jan 2015 - Sep 2015 (9 months)

Founder (Principal Designer) @ workFunc
Aug 2012 - Jan 2015 (3 years 5 months)

Senior Interaction Designer/UI Engineer (Freelance) 
Aug 2009 - Aug 2012 (3 years)

Interactive Designer/Engineer @ The Royal Order of Experience Design
May 2008 - Aug 2009 (1 year 4 months)

Flash Developer @ JWT
Apr 2007 - May 2008 (1 year 1 month)

Digital Art Director @ Draftfcb
Oct 2003 - Apr 2007 (4 years 7 months)


Skillsets & Expertise


Brands

Over the last 16 years, I've worked on a variety of brands in a variety of sectors from Tech, Auto, Clothing, CPG, Startups, and more. Below are some featured brands I was able to work on during that time: 


Awards & Recognition

  • 2017 Moxie Awards - "Startup of the Year" (Home Chef
  • Adobe Game Jam - "Best Game Prototype" 1st Place
  • Awwwards "Best Website Nomination" (workFunc
  • The Webby Awards - "People's Voice Award" (Patagonia
  • The FWA - "Site of the Day" (Patagonia

Testimonials

Jonah is one of my go-to resources for collaborating on all things UX and Design. He is not only well versed in emerging technology; he’s also full of ideas and brings entrepreneur grit to the conversation I appreciate.
— Brian Walker, CEO
Highly creative and always upbeat, Jonah is an incredibly talented professional with unique mastery of both design and technology.
— Jim Higgins, VP Digital Director
I admire Jonah’s design/digital work and I highly recommend him for any design/digital team.
— Donna Becerra, Product Deisgn Manager
Jonah has a commanding knowledge of the technical aspects of his trade as well as an incredible eye for design and style. It was a pleasure to work with him as his easy-going nature and ability to communicate clearly only helped with every project I worked with him on.
— Len Perez, UX Designer
I enjoyed working with Jonah over the course of several years in various capacities because of his great work ethic, personality, skill, and temperament. I would recommend him to anyone because he is an asset anywhere he goes.
— Jeff Immel, SVP Creative Director
I’ve had the pleasure to work with Jonah not only on the corporate level, but as a friend, musician, and artist. His process is king. Everything he does is thought thru and precise. He’s all about details, and that’s good!
— Parker Gindele, Senior Designer

Projects

  • TouchPoint.js - A tiny (3.6kb minified) open source vanilla JavaScript library made for in-browser HTML prototyping that visually shows where the user clicks/taps on-screen. 
  • Highlightr - A custom Framer module written in Coffeescript that shows hotspots over clickable layers in a Framer prototype.
  • Awesome Web Audio Resources - A personal curated list of Web Audio related resources, tutorials, tools and more. Everything on this list has or is helping me on my way to learning Web Audio.

Essays