Will Evans is Manager, Experience Design for TheLadders in New York City with 15 years industry experience in interaction design, information architecture, and user experience strategy. His experiences include directing UX for social network analytics and terrorism risk modeling at AIR Worldwide, UX Architect for Gather.com, and UX Architect for travel search engine Kayak.com. He worked at Lotus/IBM where he was the senior information architect, and for Curl – a DARPA-funded MIT project when he was at the MIT Laboratory for Computer Science.
His passions include design and critical theory, fashion, information visualization, psychology, neuroscience, and wine. He lives in New York, NY, drinks far too much coffee, wears only black. He is Co-Chair of the AgileUX conference. Previously, he was Design Co-Chair for the IxDA Interaction10 conference in Savannah, Georgia in February, 2010. He also served on the board of directors of the Information Architecture Institute leading marketing and events.