I'm Jay

🔑 Pragmatic problem solver and explorer 🚀

Passionate product designer dedicated to building elegant user experiences and products that make complex problems seem easy.

About Me

Designing 💡 products that create transparency

  • Name: Jay Desantis
  • Job: Venture Product & Design Partner
  • Age: 27 Years
  • Hometown: Boston MA

Passionate product designer dedicated to building elegant user experiences that make complex problems seem easy for real people. In my career I have had the opportunity to collaborate and design innovative applications and user experiences for many Fortune 500, Vc firms as well as start-up’s. I am an entrepreneur too, having founded BlueUnicorn, a company whose disruptive social recruitment platform that was later acquired by LinkedIn.

You can find 💸 backing brilliant minds with more then just capital while creating startegic partnetships and relatioships that help early stage organizations in user centric design as well as agile product development that significantly improves the organizations velocity and growth in the market.

My Services

I solve your toughest challenges through design | agile development.

Product Dev

By matching organizational capabilities with genuine needs, I can help you make the right product decisions.

UI Design

Beyond platform or device, the user interface is what your audience interacts and ultimately fall in love with.

Ux Design

Through iterative prototyping and relentless user tests, I can identify all parts of the user experience that your company needs.

My Skills

I've got skills i'm proud of

Product development

User centric design

Marketing strategic growth

Future focused

Sprint workshops

Storyboard - Wireframing

My Achievements

some pretty cool 😎 things Iv'e done with the right focus

  • 2017

    Bridged

    A f2f allocation to top teir VC firms

  • 2014

    Founded

    The first Social Recruitment tool sold to Linkedin in 201.

  • 2013

    Joined

    KAE Capital UI/UX consultant team

My Experience

Take a look at the places where I've worked

  • PRODUCT & DESIGN PARTNER

    Andra Capital | Venture Capital & Private Equity company focused on late and early stage

    Created the early stage advisory suite of services that provided resources to strategic partnerships and development workshops.

  • SVP PRODUCT & DESIGN

    FUTR | | Higher Education Finance Management and Student Loan Servicing

    Collaborated with the CEO /exuctive team and applied research-based principles to drive the design of products that fully support end-user needs while also achieving the business vision. Led user research and interface design processes creating personas, visualizations, story boards, task flows, wireframes, high-fidelity mockups, and prototypes. Continuously measured and optimized the user experience through a combination of quantitative and qualitative research methods.

  • CEO FOUNDER

    CEO FOUNDER | Disruptive creative social recruitment platform

    Injected Lean UX paradigms into Agile development processes significantly improving the scrum team's velocity and overall collaboration while placing the user at the core of the lifecycle. Attained over 150K beta users in the first to months. Sucessfully exited the market in 2014 for $28million. Created and distributed the first alogrithm and test that was 95% accurate on the canidaites skill set.

Testimonials

Take a look at what other people say about me

I have never met a more motivated, creative, process driven dedicated individual. I worked with him briefly but he made a very strong influence.

Sasha Mirchandani

Kae Capital

Jay's ability to juggle multiple projects was unlike any I’ve seen before and made a dramatic difference in the productivity and delivery for our company.”

Kevin

Google Ventures

Strong assest to any organization.

Kyle

Apple

Portfolio

Organizations i've had the pleasure to work with

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My Blog

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My Way of Life

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Ex primis postulant theophrastus est, iudico populo mandamus duo et. Oratio essent et sed, salutatus percipitur duo an, modo falli honestatis.

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My Way of Life

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My Way of Life

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Ex primis postulant theophrastus est, iudico populo mandamus duo et. Oratio essent et sed, salutatus percipitur duo an, modo falli honestatis.

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My Way of Life

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  • 14 June
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Ex primis postulant theophrastus est, iudico populo mandamus duo et. Oratio essent et sed, salutatus percipitur duo an, modo falli honestatis.

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My Way of Life

  • Admin
  • 14 June
  • Life, Web

Ex primis postulant theophrastus est, iudico populo mandamus duo et. Oratio essent et sed, salutatus percipitur duo an, modo falli honestatis.

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My Way of Life

  • Admin
  • 14 June
  • Life, Web

Ex primis postulant theophrastus est, iudico populo mandamus duo et. Oratio essent et sed, salutatus percipitur duo an, modo falli honestatis.

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Contact Me

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San Francisco, 77025

(+123) ***-295-4383
(+123) ***-295-2583

linkedin.com/in/jaydesantis
Andrafoundersfund.com