Amy Decicco

Amy Decicco
Taxonomist, Gilt Groupe

Website | @amydec

Amy is a Taxonomist at where she introduced the concept of user-facing taxonomies, and creates, manages, and maintains the taxonomies for, Gilt Taste, and Park & Bond.

Prior to the gig at Gilt, Amy was a taxonomist at and an archives and research librarian at National Public Radio in Washington DC. She has a Masters in Library & Information Science from Drexel University.


Design & UI
Location: New York East Level:
Amy Decicco (Gilt Groupe)
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This talk will go over what taxonomy is, what it can solve and what it can't, things to consider when building a public-facing taxonomy and the tools to support it, and how Gilt Groupe improved the user experience through better product classification, meaningful faceted navigation, and other forms of data management. Read more.
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