San Francisco, California, United States
As a Consultant and the Principal of Hunter Whitney & Associates, Inc., Hunter Whitney delivers results to companies across many industries. Hunter Whitney provides clients with easy-to-use interface designs that can assist them in presenting information in the most elegant and engaging way possible. Hunter Whitney has consulted for eBay, Microsoft, Yahoo!, the Monterey Bay Aquarium and many others. Hunter Whitney’s services are valued due to his ability to conduct extensive research before design plans are finalized, as well as his creative approach to the overall presentation of the client’s end product. Hunter Whitney understands the importance of engaging customers by making the interface as interactive and effective as possible.
<br/>His combination of education and experience provided him with the confidence to found Hunter Whitney & Associates, Inc. in 2002. As Principal, Hunter Whitney continues to conduct meticulous research, gather information from secondary sources, administer surveys, and perform interviews to get a precise idea of how best to achieve his clients’ goals. With locations in the San Francisco Bay Area, Los Angeles, and Washington D.C., Hunter Whitney guides clients on both coasts. Along with providing consulting on user experience design and information architecture, Hunter Whitney has worked as a professional writer who has contributed articles for magazines, newspapers and other publications including: TIME, the Los Angeles Times, San Jose Mercury News, Variety, Men's Fitness, Interactions, and UX Magazine.
<br/>Hunter Whitney’s work in user experience design has been highly praised by employers through LinkedIn recommendations. According to a recommendation from one employer who hired Hunter Whitney as a UX designer, “Hunter provides a level of expertise and understanding of interface, perception, memory, and professionalism that is unmatched by any other consultants I've worked with.”
<br/>Hunter Whitney received two Bachelor’s degrees, one in English Literature from the University of California, Los Angeles and the other in Biology from the University of California, Santa Cruz. Hunter Whitney is passionate about giving back to his community and volunteers for organizations such as CrisisCommons and The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.