Brad Becker is CXO at buuteeq where he is responsible for the user experience and design of their products.
He was formerly Director of product management at Microsoft for platforms and tools for developers, designers, and cloud media including Azure, Silverlight, .NET, and Visual Studio.
Prior to that, he was a product designer at Macromedia (now Adobe) for Flash products including Flash streaming video which enabled YouTube and other streaming media sites. He was also the founding member of the user experience practice within Macromedia Consulting.
Brad got his industry start as a developer building native apps but began specializing in UX, building a user experience team in 1997 for a SaaS cloud product for hospitals.
May, 2015 - Current (over 1 year)
chief design officer, IBM Watson
Nov 1, 2013 - Current (almost 3 years)
Chief Experience Officer
1997 - Current (almost 20 years)
|Nov 30, 2014||ZD Net - This is your electronic brain. This is your electronic brain with design thinking.|
|Feb 3, 2011||Computer World UK - Silverlight bashing|
|Sep 9, 2010||Engadget - Microsoft, SRS team up on surround sound for Silverlight, will this finally bring 5.1 to Netflix?|
|Sep 9, 2010||TechCrunch - Silverlight Streaming Gets SRS Surround Sound|
|Sep 9, 2010||Wired News - Microsoft’s Sticky Position: Silverlight or HTML5?|
|Sep 2, 2010||ZD Net - Microsoft: Silverlight still has a future in an HTML 5 world|
|Apr 8, 2010||Gigaom - Ooyala, Kaltura Add Silverlight Support|
|Mar 25, 2010||Gigaom - Microsoft: Silverlight Now on 60% of All Internet Devices|