Event Founder & Host
Steve has over 20 years experience in research, business strategy, experience strategy, visual and interaction design, and content strategy for the web. He's worked as a freelance designer and served as Director of User Experience in agency and studio settings.
Steve is a professional member of the Graphic Designer’s Society of Canada and served as the national VP of web for 3 years. Beyond his extensive client-based work, he's taught numerous college courses on CSS, Web standards, UX, and creativity.
Steve was a judge for the international Adobe Design Achievement Awards 2011 and the 2013 HOW Design Awards. He spends much of his time representing RoQ on the global stage as a sought-after speaker on topics like responsive web design, UX, open source, design thinking, and web process. He's a contributor to .NET Magazine and has presented around the world at conferences like TEDx, SXSW, Future of Web, HOW Interactive Design conference, Web Visions and DrupalCon.