Princeton Junction, NJ (PRWEB) July 25, 2012
Princeton-based digital agency Local Wisdom appointed Tom Gebauer to the role of Associate Director of User Experience, beginning July 2, 2012. In his new role Gebauer is responsible for managing a team of user experience designers and working with clients to produce custom digital platforms that achieve specific business objectives. He will work closely with the Chief Marketing Officer, Pinaki Kathiari and Creative Director, RJay Haluko to provide ongoing architecture guidance and creative expertise.
Gebauer brings with him an impressive history of driving business across diverse industries. He joins Local Wisdom from Dow Jones where he served as a Creative Director and was responsible for leading a user experience team of over 25 employees in addition to providing creative direction for various products that extend across web and mobile platforms. Gebauer specializes in products that involve large quantities of data including search engines and people databases.
"This is a terrific time for Tom to join our group. We are seeing a huge increase in the number of clients who look for a local company that can provide end-to-end mobile solutions,” explains Kathiari. “His user-experience thought process, creative ingenuity, and experience with Fortune companies works perfectly with our philosophy and approach to provide clients with digital solutions that bring results.”
Prior to Dow Jones, Gebauer served as an independent consultant to a variety of companies that spanned diverse industries including pharmaceuticals, advertising, and higher education. Gebauer attended the Savannah College of Art and Design and completed his Bachelor's Degree in Graphic Design and Visual Communications at The College of New Jersey.
“Local Wisdom’s unique focus on client solutions in addition to research and development is a great model for an agency of the future. This expertise ensures that clients get the most creative, cutting edge, and forward-looking solutions for their unique needs across all platforms,” says Gebauer. “I love being in a position where I can work on a team with such creative firepower and dedication to innovation.”
About Local Wisdom
Founded in 1999, Local Wisdom is a digital agency headquartered in Princeton Junction, NJ specializing in architecture, design, development and curation of Internet and Intranet sites, web applications and mobile apps. Delivering custom, digital solutions that drive business growth, Local Wisdom’s roster of clients include Johnson & Johnson, ELS Educational Services, Purdue Pharma L.P., Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc., and other Fortune companies. To learn more about Local Wisdom, visit http://www.localwisdom.com.