Ryan Hefner

Ryan Hefner
Engineer / Head of Flash Development, Vimeo

Website | @ryanhefner

Ryan Hefner is an Engineer at Vimeo, where he heads up the company’s Flash Development Team. He’s currently the lead designer/developer of Couch Mode, Vimeo’s web-based TV optimized viewing experience (originally launched on GoogleTV, now accessible on all browsers).

In addition to Vimeo, Ryan started Rock Kick Co., an independent design and research company, in early 2011. The first project being launched under the brand is Listly (http://listly.it), a personal wish list service that makes it easy to share the things you want with the people you love.

Before Vimeo, Ryan was a Senior Interactive Developer at Fantasy Interactive (Fi), a Stockholm and New York-based firm, where his main focuses were user experience design/information architecture and interactive development. He worked with clients like DirecTV, EA Sports and Nintendo.


Location: Conference Room E Level:
Ryan Hefner (Vimeo), Christoph Ono (GBKS)
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In this presentation, Christoph and Ryan will go through a series of case studies and examples that focus on the goals of the project and a look into the craft that went into it's completion, highlighting on the technology decisions and compromises that were made in order to ship a quality product. Read more.
  • Visa
  • IBM
  • HP
  • Microsoft Corporation
  • dynaTrace
  • EffectiveUI
  • Elastic Path
  • FireHost
  • IBT
  • Litle & CO
  • Plimus
  • Quest Software
  • Research In Motion
  • SoftLayer
  • Yottaa

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