Maxim is a Digital Advisor at kglobal. He focuses on user experience, interactive concepting, and interface design. Using his background in political science and applied cognition, he meticulously engineers human interactions with products, brands, and each other. He has over 10 years of practice and has work with companies that include Amazon, Tumblr, NBC, DeWalt, Bethesda Softworks, and he formerly lead the UX team at Rosetta Stone and oversaw the company's entry into the mobile application market.
Maxim is also an instructor at General Assembly where he's taught over 10 courses on experience, design, marketing, and programming. Having roots in entrepreneurship, he is also a startup mentor at 1776 where he consults companies on building and launching their products with a design-first focus. Maxim loves the DC creative community and promotes all of its various individuals, clubs, and events through his group, DCUX. Maxim also may, or may not, have changed the outcome of an election in an Eastern European state with a simple design choice.