As O3’s Design Director, Michael Tedeschi brings his diverse background as an experience designer, web developer, and business owner to the team. He manages and mentors the design team, oversees the production of design deliverables, and collaborates with the team, clients, and partners to create a unified vision for each project. His values of curiosity and compassion guide his approach, aiming to find a balance between the needs of users and the strategic goals of clients while always striving for innovative solutions. Before O3, Michael started and operated his own digital agency for five years (Interactive Mechanics), built complex geospatial applications with emerging technologies (Azavea), and designed content-rich experiences for museums (Night Kitchen Interactive). He’s also an avid speaker and mentor on user experience and design topics at local and national events.