Leslie Dann has been a user experience designer at the forefront of digital media for over twenty years. An early pioneer in the field of information architecture, she spent many years at Nicholson NY, creating editorial CD-ROMs, interactive museum kiosks, and many of the firm’s early websites, which established its reputation for online user interface design.
As a former Assistant Director of User Experience at MRY, a creative and technology agency, Ms. Dann developed experience strategies and designed numerous user-centered interfaces for marketing and self-service websites, mobile platforms and digital campaigns with strong social media elements. Clients included Massachusetts General Hospital, National Grid, Penguin, WebMD, Google, Nestlé Waters NA, MasterCard, Moleskine Shop, Johnson & Johnson consumer brands and the Colon Cancer Challenge Foundation.
She spent many years in Madrid as a user experience consultant for European technology giant Indra, creating portals for eCommerce and eGovernment websites, while at the same time founding and operating a video production service, Cruz Dann Productions, with her husband Guido Jiménez-Cruz. Together, they wrote, directed and produced various short fiction and documentary films that have been recognized at international festivals.
Leslie joined C&G Partners in 2014 as an Associate Partner in Experience Design. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Graphic Design from the University of Cincinnati, and her work has received major awards from The One Show, Communication Arts, Graphis and other design organizations.