Michael Heraghty (LinkedIn) has been designing websites and other digital experiences since 1995. He has worked in Dublin, Edinburgh, Los Angeles and New York with Vision Consulting, where we was a design manager, leading designers, front-end developers and UX researchers.
Michael set up an independent UX and web design business in 2002, bringing in and leading small teams of designers & developers as required. Example projects included:
Irish Ferries – UX design review / user experience consulting
Balsamiq – Usability testing of desktop product
Bus Eireann – Mobile and web user testing
An Post – UX reviews, customer research, design workshops, prototypes, user testing
The Irish Times – Survey review, analytics review, UX review, stakeholder workshop
Munich Re Automation Solutions – Contextual enquiry, usability testing and prototyping
AXA – Interaction design, contextual enquiry, storyboards, visual design direction
3 – Usability review of shop section of website, report presentation
Tourism Ireland -Web project management
DELL – Interaction design and information architecture / card sorting workshop
O2 – Bespoke usability training
Allianz – Usability review of CMS
Since 2016, Michael has been working with ecommerce analytics provider Edge by Ascential, where he is Head of UX. His role involves leading and managing the UX team, as well as creating a culture of user-centred design within Edge.