A seasoned product design leader focused on exponentially meaningful design outcomes.

From the foot of Mount Tamalpias in Marin County, California comes the next generation of creative output from an artist and designer who is young at heart, and driven to make a difference.

Sean Ross is a design generalist whose work exists at the cross section of art and design, concept and commerce.

Creative Direction. UX/UI. Strategy. Entrepreneurship. The next impossible dream.

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Teams I’ve worked with have called me Captain Awesome. That’s legit embarrassing, so please just call me Sean.

Principal of Sean Ross Creative

Head of Design at Expressive, Socrates.AI, TechTV. Design Lead at Yahoo, eBay.

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Areas of Expertise

Strategy & Innovation

Cross-Functional Leadership

UX/UI/Visual/Interaction Design


Brand Development

Marketing Innovation

Some of My Favorite Things to Do

Making customers ecstatic.

Building “A-Teams” from the ground up.

Bringing truly exceptional MVPs to market in record time.

Building profitable companies where people love coming to work.

Bringing fresh perspective and truly unique “big ideas” to unblock otherwise bottlenecked situations.

Working cross-functionally to create a genuine human connection, establish a shared vision, drive consensus, and create exponential value for organizations.

Delivering best-of-breed human-centered design solutions to complex business problems.

Producing highly strategic creative work that gets noticed by the right people for the right reasons.

Winning industry awards.


Macy’s Cross-Channel Redesign

In 2019-2020 I was a Principal UX Design Manager for Macys in San Francisco, where I helped lead a major redesign of Macy’s website and mobile app which improved user engagement and business KPI’s, and won numerous design awards.

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Espressive! Consumer Design for the Enterprise

Recruited for VP of Design (2016-2019) for a groundbreaking B2B SaaS company in the Enterprise Service Management space.

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Head of Design for an AI powered chatbot SaaS Product for the HR/Benefits & Employee Engagement space.

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Cricket Mobile and Muve Music

Moving the needle on a truly innovative digital music service.

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Beyond Oblivion (Boinc) Music Service

The revolutionary music startup that almost was. You may not have heard of it, but in 2010 Beyond Oblivion was primed to be a real contender to the digital music service heavyweight title.

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