Thoughtful Design
for a Simpler Tomorrow

Hi, I’m Jem Rosario
User Experience Designer in 🇨🇦

Let me show you what thoughtful design can do for you
so you can build digital experiences that people love.


 

Book Surprise

How do we bring the magic of human relationships into the everyday?

Book Surprise lets you send presents to friends and family by sending a wished-for gift in secret and surprise. Whether you purchase or share a pre-loved item, you’re sure to make your loved one’s day brighter with your thoughtful gift.

Prototyped with love at Adobe Creative Jam 2017.

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From Closure to Comeback:
The Digital Transformation of the Canadian Jewish News

Canada’s largest Jewish newspaper had tough days. It was staring closure until a public outcry forced their leaders to reconsider and fight for the paper’s survival in the digital age.

Here’s a story of the CJN’s digital transformation and my role in making it happen.

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How to Sell a Metropass
on a PRESTO Kiosk

As Toronto moves from tickets, tokens, and Metropasses to the PRESTO Card, thinking of purchase options seems sensible and prudent.

So what would it take to sell the Metropass on a PRESTO self-serve kiosk?
This case study explores that question and the way forward.

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The Designer Grows Up:
Leading Loopy Logical

It’s not everyday that the Designer becomes the Project Manager.
But when it happens, you got to be ready.
Here’s a story of how I led the Loopy Logical design team from app concept to Unity prototype.

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Alright. What skills do you bring to the table?


Design
Discovery

Turn problems into opportunities through collaborative design and design thinking.

User Experience
Research

Discover what your customers value through contextual research and practical empathy.

Information
Architecture

We’ll keep content findable so people can do the things that matter to them.

Content
Strategy

Communicate trust and confidence with a strong, user-centric plan for your content.

Teaching
and Training

Lead your team to success through workshops that inspire, instruct, and inform.


Come See Jem at a Speaking Event!

WordPress, UX Design, and You
WordCamp Toronto 2017
September 30-October 1, 2017
Toronto, ON, Canada
Session details here!

Past events: