The Samelogic Podcast
Tips and stories to help you on the path of becoming a better product leader.
Episode #38: Tracy Dai, Senior Product Designer at LinkedIn
Tracy works at LinkedIn Marketing Solutions as a Senior Product Designer. She previously created software for Flexport for the global supply chain's sustainability problems. Tracy spent four years at Adobe before joining Flexport, where she designed various B2B SaaS products that help marketers be more effective. She majored in marketing and is highly passionate about the convergence of marketing technology and product design. Shanghai, China, is where she was born, and she has lived in Ann Arbor, Chicago, Portland, LA, and Portland before settling with her husband and dog in the Bay Area.
Episode #37: Pancrazio Auteri, Board Member at ContentWise
Pancrazio is a Product management executive and serial entrepreneur who uses a focused and challenging approach to assist company founders in becoming investable.
Episode #36: Magda Pereira, Product Owner at OutSystems
At the low-code platform OutSystems, Magda serves as the Product Owner. She works on integrating AI into the OutSystems IDE to help speed up the programmer's work who creates OutSystems applications. Her most recent contribution makes it simpler for developers to execute complex searches by utilizing Language Understanding to automatically build queries to fetch data from databases. Before becoming a product owner, Magda held a position as a product designer.
Episode #35: Jake Taylor, Director of Product Design at JumpCloud
Jake has been a designer for 16 years. He has assisted organizations and teams in developing their UX practice capabilities. Additionally, Jake fosters and encourages the adoption of design best practices while inspiring and accelerating design innovation. He spends his free time reading, watching movies, and spending time with his two wonderful boys.
Episode #34: Myra Xiong, Principal Product Designer at Birdeye
Myra has been assisting local businesses in managing their customer experience for over five years as the Principal Product Designer at Birdeye. She enjoys mentoring other designers during her time here, overseeing the development and upkeep of their design systems, and creating and enhancing their product offerings. Myra enjoys spending time on various artistic endeavors outside of work, such as watercolor painting, brush writing, or origami.
Episode #33: Skyler Rexrode, Lead Product Manager at Quantcast
Skyler is in charge of enhancing the Quantcast platform's user experience. He combines his broad background in robotics and data visualization to create thoughtful choices for the user. Skyler's designs are influenced by various things, including his experience in the fast-paced world of advertising and his interest in skateboarding and street art.
Episode #32: Raitis Linde, Lead Designer at Toggl
Design facilitator, Raitis is on a quest to inspire group creativity. For more than ten years, he has worked with banking, energy, and telecommunications groups to develop internal processes and digital services. At Toggl, the design team is being mentored, developed, and supported to simplify time tracking and planning. He has training in systems analysis, human-centered design, and collaborative innovation.
Episode #31: Casey Bell, UI/UX Designer at RingCentral
At RingCentral, a company that offers cloud-based business communication and collaboration tools and services, Casey works as a UI/UX Designer. Casey oversaw information systems and technology at a nonprofit serving 800 ministries around Virginia for four years before switching to UX. There, she learned about business technology administration and how minor adjustments to a company's processes, communications, and design may significantly increase its efficiency. She likes to travel, go on vacations, and play pickup soccer in her spare time.
Episode #30: Romina Ideses, Senior Product Designer at Dailpad
Romina works as a Senior Product Designer for Dialpad, an AI-powered cloud-based software communications startup. She works on the Design Product team and is in charge of enhancing the user experience on all different types of devices. She formerly held positions at Despegar, the top provider of hotel and travel booking services, and PedidosYa, the top delivery app in Latin America. She graduated from The University of Buenos Aires with a degree in graphic design, and she is currently enrolled in a course on ontological coaching. She has always had a strong desire to create digital products, with an emphasis on the design system approach to create scalable solutions with stunning interfaces.