Jenny Lam

Jenny Lam
Co-Founder, Jackson Fish Market

Website | @helveticagirl

Jenny co-founded Jackson Fish Market in 2007 with partners Hillel Cooperman and Walter Smith. Since its inception JFM has shipped 12 hand-crafted consumer software experiences, including Thrilled for You, They’re Beautiful!, Invitastic, and What a Lovely Name. Their latest product is A Story Before Bed, a service that marries e-books with online video to bring far away relatives closer to the children they love.

Before striking out on her own with Jackson Fish Market, Jenny was Creative Director of the Windows User Experience team at Microsoft. Jenny also teaches and serves on the advisory board for Portfolio Center School for Design in Atlanta, and is actively involved with both local and national organizations to foster the next generation of creative design talent headed for the tech industry.

Sessions

Design & User Experience
Location: 2001 Level:
Jenny Lam (Jackson Fish Market)
Average rating: ***..
(3.75, 16 ratings)
Most folks building websites and software will nod their heads in agreement when someone makes the argument that visual design is critical to a great experience. And yet, visual design is often applied after the fact to an already poorly designed website, and created by the lowest paid person on the team. Read more.
Design & User Experience
Location: 2001 Level:
Moderated by:
Tom Coates (Thington Inc.)
Panelists:
Alok Deshpande (Loopt), Michael Higgins (Rhiza Labs), Jenny Lam (Jackson Fish Market), Brett Lider (Google, Inc.)
Average rating: **...
(2.73, 30 ratings)
Is it more than just a big iPhone? Thousands of apps have been created for the new tablet device. Some companies have chosen to stay on the web while some have poured resources into a native app. What are the design considerations? How are the apps different from their iPhone and Android cousins? Join four iPad app designers as they discuss their product and the thinking behind it. Read more.
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