We have so many talented and hardworking employees at O3 World, career growth is a given in our office. O3 officially has a new User Experience Director, Director of Client Services, and Lead Engineer! Take some time to read up on the people behind the promotions.
Lauren Slattery – User Experience Director
Lauren Slattery, our User Experience Director, blends her passion for thoughtful user experience with a strong background in functional requirements design to craft digital products that are both practical and delightful. Lauren joined the team in 2014 and has over 7 years of experience working at companies such as IBM and in higher education at Lehigh University; specializing in UX, research, and business consulting.
Lauren leads our discovery and user research efforts to connect you with your users and discover who they are, what they need, what they like, and what they’d like to see go away. She is passionate about data-driven design and will dig into the details with your team at every step along the way to arrive at the right solution for the right problem. Lauren’s goal is to make sure the user’s voice always has a seat at the table to help you plan and prioritize projects that consistently deliver value to your users where they need it most.
Justin Handler – Director of Client Services
As our Director of Client Services, Justin Handler has been a core member of the O3 World team for the past eight and a half years, making him the longest-tenured employee at the company. Justin has been instrumental in forming our processes and has lead the management of diverse projects, including enterprise product builds, mobile applications, sales tools, e-commerce websites and much more.
Justin brings more than nine years of experience in project management to inform his expertise in managing our team of project managers and overseeing high-level strategy for all clients. In his free time, you can find him spending time fishing on the nearest lake or firing up his backyard barbecue.
Jessica Warhus – Lead Engineer
Jessica Warhus joined O3 World as a developer and began her career as a graphic designer. After spending the last couple of years learning about web development, she decided to make the switch from designer to developer. With a background in design, Jessica has experience working on both the technical and creative aspects of web projects and enjoys bringing beautiful designs to life on the web. When this Arizona native isn’t working, she can be found puppy watching, traveling, and likely training for her next marathon.
We’re always looking for more people to add to our #alwaysgrowing and awesome staff. If you’re passionate about strategy, technology, or experience design, we want to hear from you. Check out our careers page and see where you could fit in at O3 World.