David Armano

David Armano
Senior Partner, Dachis Group


David is part of the founding team at Dachis Corporation, an Austin based start-up delivering social business design services. He is both an active practitioner and thinker in the worlds of digital marketing, experience design, and the social web. Author of the popular Logic + Emotion blog, he has been invited to speak at events hosted by organizations such as Google, Microsoft, O’Reilly and Ad Age.

Prior to joining Dachis Corp, David worked in the digital agency space for over 10 years with clients such as P&G, HP, WW Grainger, Allstate, Blue Cross Blue Shield, and Fifth Third Bank. His work on Grainger helped the company earn the reputation of best commerce site according to BtoB magazine and his leadership on HP resulted in a Webaward.

He also writes industry perspectives for Ad Age, BusinessWeek and is best known for his distinct brand of visual thinking, which can be found both on the Web and in presentations all over the world. David studied visual communications/computer graphics and graduated from Pratt Institute, where he was able to study under some of the brightest minds in the industry.


Design & UX
Location: 1A06 Level:
David Armano (Dachis Group)
Average rating: ****.
(4.06, 17 ratings)
Effective communication is everyone’s job—whether you are trying to sell in a concept or convince a client. Visual Thinking can help us take in complex information and synthesize it into something meaningful. Read more.
Social Media
Location: 1A08 Level:
David Armano (Dachis Group), Jeff Dachis (Dachis Group)
Average rating: ***..
(3.57, 7 ratings)
Social Business Design is the intentional creation of a dynamic business culture that empowers all of its constituents to better exchange value. This presentation will define and break down key elements of "social business" from distinct vantage points delivered by four well known practitioners in the industry. From analysis of industry trends, to in depth case studies and measurement. Read more.
  • IBM
  • Microsoft
  • Awareness
  • Blue Kiwi Software
  • Ericsson Labs
  • Jive Software
  • Layered Technologies, Inc.
  • Neustar, Inc.
  • OpenText
  • Opera Software
  • Overtone
  • Qtask
  • Rackspace Hosting
  • Sony Ericsson

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