Dane Howard is a design leader & entrepreneur. As a creative generator, he designs momentum for world class products, services and brands.
He has had the pleasure to build, grow & lead teams for both start-ups and big companies. He co-founded a start-up which was acquired by eBay. He loves to mine the experience potential in companies.
He has worked on an international scale with CEO's and Product leadership. He has played principle design and leadership roles for Microsoft, BMW, Major League Baseball, Scient, Quokka Sports, NBCOlympics, Alias/Wavefront, eBay and Trov. He has built and launched global experiences in several countries, and has garnered several prestigious awards in design & marketing.
He believes that stories build in strength with re-telling. It is the product & brand stories that become the reason we all move forward together.
He has been an author, speaker, photographer, designer, and father. He is the author of 'The Future of Memories' and advisor to 'standbeautiful.me', an anti-bullying movement promoting the acceptance of self and others.
Dane recently joined the Samsung NEXT product team as their new Global Head of Design & Product Experience.
He often speaks on design & culture transformation.