Jen van der Meer

Jen van der Meer
Founder, Reason Street

Website | @jenvandermeer

Jen is an innovation strategist at Luminary Labs, which helps companies make innovation real. A former Wall Street Analyst and Economist, and has held executive management roles at Organic, Frog Design. Jen was a Partner in Drillteam which was acquired by Dachis Group, where she served as EVP Services, Managing Director, overseeing service design, strategy consulting, and delivery. In addition to serving on the board of the Designers Accord, Jennifer writes and speaks on the topic of social business and sustainable design, and is an Adjunct Professor at NYU’s ITP school and SVA’s Products of Design.

Jen has a BA in comparative religion from Trinity College, and an MBA from HEC in Paris, and you can reach her @jenvandermeer.


DDBD Ballroom CD
Jen van der Meer (Reason Street)
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Everyone is looking for ways to define data as an asset that can be monetized. But data itself will never move the needle for the Fortune 1000. Data is a means to an end. The end is not just insight, or knowledge, or brief moments of wisdom (when marveling at gorgeous data visualizations). The end we seek is wise action. Read more.


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