Executive Director of the UX Awards, UX Teacher & Product Consultant
Beverly is the founder and Executive Director of the UXies. She has nearly 2 decades of experience in tech, product development and UX and has helped launch hundreds of new digital initiatives at digital agencies, tech incubators, startups, major publishers and in Peacekeeping at the UN. Beverly was until recently CTO & Head of Product and UX at a 40-person social video mixing software company in Berlin, Germany. Prior to that, she most recently taught UX at General Assembly and founded and led Oxford Tech, a boutique UX and product strategy consultancy in NY and San Francisco that she’s run for the past 6 years. Over her career, Beverly has helped conceive, design and launch new digital initiatives for Wireless Generation/ Amplify Education, T-Mobile, Pitney Bowes, Hearst, Rodale, Diageo, Nike, MCI, Oxford University, RealAge, Weil Lifestyle, Schwab, Novartis, Goldman Sachs, AOL, Royal Bank and dozens of other brands and startups. She has also created several companies, including starting her career by founding an electronic music magazine and a series of creative production groups in Toronto, CA that produced over 25 large-scale electronic music events.
Beverly has an Executive MBA from the University of Oxford, a Master’s degree from NYU’s Interactive Telecommunications Program, and a BA from University of Toronto. She is a triple EU- Canadian- US citizen and a frequent mentor and public speaker on UX and product strategy for incubators, conferences and UX events.
LinkedIn: Beverly May
Location: New York NY