Alec is a growth and insight-driven designer. He has 6 years of hands-on experience leading strategic change and bringing ideas to life at startups. He brings thoughtful, elegant, and effective work for evolving teams. His process is rooted in the vision, data, and systems. After graduating RISD in Product Design, he cofounded a VC-backed, direct-to-consumer furniture brand named Forbes 30 Under 30 and featured in New York Times, Core77, and Fast Company. He believes a business can achieve positive impact when its product empowers the user to cocreate.As the only child of a nurse and engineer, he was raised to value and care for people's wellness and development. Native to New Hampshire, he enjoys cycling adventures and racing up hills. He also writes, makes, and organizes for fun.
He lives in Oakland, California. Currently, he is exploring venture studio methods and design disciplines for a circular economy. Contact Alec for creative inquiries and more information about his services:
• Startup Advising• Innovation Workshops• Creative Development
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