James Acklin is a collaborative, multidisciplinary visual and user experience designer in Pittsburgh. He is currently leading user-centered design efforts for Rhiza, a Nielsen product. Previously, he was a front-end developer for a mid-size ad agency working on digital and social campaigns for Big CPG Brands, and briefly a Unicorn Designer-Slash-Developer™ at a small local agency. He has backgrounds in audio production and print design, and 4 years of immersive experience with data visualization and product design. He also knows how to make CSS do the things you want it to, if you need help with that. In his spare time, he likes to ride bikes.