Thursday, Mar 29, 6pm
/Archive Digital, #200 – 97 E 2nd Ave
Enter from the alley behind Steel Toad Brewery
Why All Creatives Should Think Like Product Managers
Join Jerome Valdez at Creative Pulse on Thursday, Mar 29th.
How stepping outside of your bubble will make you into a more effective creative professional.
As a freelancer and agency UX designer, Jerome Valdez worked for some of the world’s biggest brands. His past clients include Apple, Nike, and Nintendo.
Jerome’s transition from UX Designer to Product Manager revealed new perspectives and processes to integrate with technology, marketing, and business.
On March 29th, Jerome will share the principles he has learned as a Product Manager. These are lessons that make creative professionals much more valuable to their teams and clients.
Commercial creatives of all backgrounds can attend this Talk + Social to discover:
- When and how to include external stakeholders in your creative process.
- A problem-solving process that reduces biases.
- And the Product Managers approach to optimizing creative decision-making.
Join us at /Archive Digital (behind Steel Toad Brewery) for tasty beverages and pizza—and discover a better way to approach your creative thinking.
Jerome Valdez – Product Manager at iQmetrix
Jerome is a Product Manager at iQmetrix, a company that creates retail management software. He is an accomplished user experience designer—first within ad agencies—then designing software products.
He has brought his expertise to clients ranging from Nike, Nintendo, Sportchek, Lululemon, A&E Networks, BC Hydro, BC Lotteries, Telus, and Electronic Arts. In addition to his information architecture, interaction design, and usability experience, Jerome dabbles in web design and front-end programming and brings that holistic knowledge to all of his engagements.
Mar 29, 2018
6:00pm: Doors open
6:30pm: Intros + housekeeping
6:45pm: Jerome’s talk
7:35pm: Q+A, drinks, social
Space is limited; register now.
Organized by Creative Pulse
Creative Pulse is a volunteer-driven organization that provides unpretentious events for Vancouver’s commercial creatives.
Grab a drink with like-minded professionals, get inspired and find new collaborators!
iQmetrix’s solutions bridge the gap between physical and virtual retail and give wireless retailers the tools necessary to deliver a seamless omnichannel experience expected by today’s consumers.
/Archive Digital transforms traditional businesses into high-performing digital leaders.