Christopher Kennedy Casey Allen

DESIGN
Here are some of the things I've been working on

PetDuel App Start Page

PetDuel Profile Pages

Calendar UI Concept

Clear’s App Icon Redesign

Spottah Album Page

3D Graffiti Sketch

PHOTOGRAPHY
Here are some of the shots I've been taking

Lake Michigan Bolts

Angry Sky

Navy Pier

WHAT I DO
Here are the things I'd love to help you with

CONCEPT

I’ll help you think through how your product will solve problems

DESIGN

I’ll start with drawings, then wireframes, and finally mockups

DEVELOPMENT

I know enough HTML & CSS to be dangerous, but WordPress is ideal

ANALYSIS

Numbers never lie - I’ll help you understand them & adjust tactics

EDUCATION
Here are the places where I learned the most
SUMMER 2007

TUCK SCHOOL OF BUSINESS BRIDGE PROGRAM

Participated in a highly selective summer program providing rigorous introduction to accounting, finance, leadership, economics, marketing, and strategy through coursework taught by Tuck faculty.

Hanover

DARTMOUTH COLLEGE

Bachelor of Arts in Engineering modified with Studio Art. Elected House Manager of Psi Upsilon Fraternity.

Hanover

EXPERIENCE
Here are the opportunities I've experienced
2009 - PRESENT

PEAPOD, LLC

PRODUCT MANAGER

Coordinate teams (including marketing, development, and executive) to implement new web strategies for the Peapod.com ecommerce website in an Agile development environment.

  • Design and manage day-to-day web development for Peapod’s new online order for pick-up service
  • Direct the development of Peapod’s new homepage, including full social login integration
  • Continue to manage all mobile applications for Peapod, Stop & Shop, and Giant Foods

ASSOCIATE PRODUCT MANAGER

  • Streamlined the content publication process by defining a set of templates for all marketing efforts
  • Analyzed site and app data analytics for executive team using Google Analytics and Visual Sciences

WEB BUSINESS ANALYST

Engineered business and functional specifications for the stopandshop.com and giantfood.com websites.

  • Managed mobile web development responsible for all aspects from concept, user interface design, functionality, and integration including optimization for iPhone and Android; downloaded by 450K customers
  • Designed and managed the development of the back-end store maintenance application currently used for all Stop & Shop and Giant grocery store data updates

Skokie

2010 - 2012

NUEVOSTAGE

CO-FOUNDER & CTO

Created the first online booking service that guarantees emerging artists a stage if they can generate sufficient ticket sales from their fans. Won the $50K Grand Prize Harvard Business School and Berklee College of Music’s 2011 Rethink Music business plan competition. Developed all functional, business, and design requirements and managed outsourced team of developers.

Cambridge

2008 - PRESENT

CHRISTOPHER ALLEN CONSULTING

SOLE PROPRIETOR

  • Developed websites for Harvard Professor & author Clayton Christensen’s Forum for Growth & Innovation (thefgi.net) as well as his latest book How Will You Measure Your Life? (measureyourlife.com)
  • Developed & maintained websites & email databases for Dartmouth Trustees’ successful 2010 campaigns
  • Created and implemented blogs for directors, writers and critics for film site indieWIRE.com
  • Designed logos and created promotional materials for SnagFilms Inc.
  • Produced small business websites including tkcinvestments.com and recipepaiges.com

Chicago

2007 - 2009

MOTOROLA INC.

PRODUCT LINE MANAGER

  • Managed teams of 15 to 20 people to develop Bluetooth and wired headphone accessories from concept to product launch, accounting for $7M annual revenue
  • Supervised on-site manufacturing quality assurance procedures and last-minute appearance and functional changes during prototype assembly in Shenzhen, China
  • Produced the S305 Stereo Bluetooth Headset (winner, Best of CTIA Wireless 2009 Award for Accessories, PC World Top 5 Bluetooth Headsets)

Libertyville

CONNECT
Here are the sites where you can find me on the web
CONTACT
Feel free to email me or find me in Chicago!