With 10+ years of experience working in New York City, San Francisco, and Singapore, Jay Demetillo has built up an impressive resume of experience along with creating impact.
Jay has designed for companies such as Twitter, Pinterest, Yahoo, and Grab. Jay was an adjunct professor at California College of the Arts in San Francisco and has spoken/lectured in China for ACG. He’s worked on notable projects such as the Bay Lights, Gaspar Brasserie, San Francisco’s Park System SFPark, GrabFood, Grab's Facial Recognition for Drivers, and AudioProtect. Currently, he's at Canva working on some cool projects.
As designers, we need to realize the actual value and potential we bring to the table, especially with the evolution of AI and the current job market. Let's throw away your playbooks, stop worshipping your Silicon Valley idols, and let's dig into empowering design as a voice for strategy, creating business impact, building relationships, and getting others to champion design as a valued partner. Come find out how to be a better role model, and a better designer for the next generation.