About Nathan

Nathan is a Digital Media Executive and Product Director specializing in the design & development of native mobile applications, web, and innovative technology.

Currently he is focused on projects at the intersection of technology and sustainability: co-founding Aqulytics (a data platform for water management) and working with the Danish Refugee Council in East Africa. Previously as Director of Digital at KCRW (NPR for Southern California), he led the digital operations for the organization, created award winning products, and managed a department of eight audio/video producers, UX/UI designers, front-end developers, and a full stack engineer. He’s experienced developing key partnerships, building brand awareness, non-profit fundraising, and creating advanced reporting.

Experience

  • 10 Years ops management (4 years executive)
  • 12 Years senior creative and technical direction
  • 12 Years experience leading technical teams: designers, coders, outsourced resources
  • 12 Years project management
  • 12 Years UX/UI and front-end development

Specialties: product management, digital operations, content creation and syndication, digital retail and marketing, online advertising, define and analyze metrics

Nathan’s work has been recognized by The International Academy of Visual Arts (where he is currently an Executive Member), The Los Angeles Press Club, Wired Magazine, Thrillist, Buzzfeed, The New York Times, LA Times, and the Webbys.

His redesign of KCRW.com was awarded the 19th annual Webby Award. Recently, Discover Los Angeles, the “official Los Angeles App” made by Nathan for the LA Tourism Board, LA Arts Commission, and Metro LA, launched in the Apple App Store (and Google Play) and currently has a 4.8/5 and over 1,000+ ratings.