The HB Interview Series re-introduces HB employees to our audiences. Justin Hastings, Interactive Strategist at HB, spoke with Matt Gustavsen, a Creative Strategist at HB. He’s a Massachusetts lifer who grew up on the south shore and went to school at UMass Dartmouth. Matt discusses his upbringing and how he became a designer.
I attended An Event Boston with fellow HBers Ian and Adam. The event helps bring together folks who make websites – from designers, to developers, UI practitioners, and everyone in between. I summarized some key findings from the event. Have a read over on Medium.
An Event Apart describes itself as “the conference for people who make web sites,” but this year it could have been “the conference that stresses and elevates the value of designers.” The two-day event offers a wide range of topics, from an incredibly technical session on reducing page loads by milliseconds, to a broad overview on the future roles of designers across business.
If you missed Sigur Ros on tour this month, boy did you miss out! In the last week this internationally famous rock band from Iceland headlined at Madison Square Garden and the Agganis Area, wowing crowds with their spectacular soundscapes; perfectly choreographed with energetic light shows and videos. Last night I had the privilege of […]
Ikea prides itself on “functional home furnishing products,” building a massive business and in-store experience in the United States since 1985…
I often lie awake at night thinking, “What one superpower would make us PR practitioners better at what we do?” What if we could fly between a meeting in New York City to one in San Francisco in minutes, or even better, predict every single story a reporter was going to write? Sure, these abilities […]