Marc is the Founder and CEO of Design Inc. His career in design began more than 20 years ago and has spanned well known startups and public companies including YouTube, Google, Oakley, Digg and TeeFury. Prior to Design Inc. Marc co-founded incubator North Technologies with Kevin Rose, which merged with popular watch site Hodinkee
Prior to North, Marc co-founded fflick.com, which was acquired by YouTube. While at YouTube, he held roles including leading design on the YouTube Player, YouTube Live, YouTube TV, was key in the first broad redesign of YouTube in 2012 and then again in 2013. While at Google, Marc continued in his product designer role and contributed to Google Analytics and occasionally collaborated with other teams on special projects.
Previously, Marc was the Director of UX for Oakley, under Luxottica. He and his team designed and created the e-commerce platforms and digital marketing for a variety of Luxottica brands including Oakley, Ray-Ban, Arnette and Revo. Prior to Oakley, Marc worked as a lead product designer at Digg and then going even further back, he co-founded TeeFury and DesignByHumans, two popular art driven crowd sourced t-shirt sites.
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I tweet at @hemeon, write at Medium, and post photos of surfing and life in the OC on Instagram and occasionally paint paintings. I recently started doing a weekly YouTube show at Design Inc. with Joel Beukelman called UNDO, also available as a podcast.
I'll be answering questions from 8am-10am PST on Wednesday October 5th. Ask me anything. ANYTHING.