Michael Mayes is a product designer based in New York City.
He is currently responsible for running product and design efforts for WorkMarket, a startup backed by Union Square Ventures and Spark Capital focused on building a labor resource platform to better manage and deploy resources in the increasingly online and global work marketplace.
Most recently Michael was VP Product at Gerson Lehrman Group (GLG), responsible for new media efforts and people management and profile tools. Previously, he worked on direct and web marketing with the TIAA-CREF ‘For the Greater Good’ campaign, and was a graphic designer and program strategist with Capital One during the launch of ‘What’s in your wallet?’ where he developed customer acquisition and retention materials for the premium customer segments. He also worked on Lean and SixSigma process strategies for Capital One card operations.
Michael grew up in Skippack, PA, and has spent significant time in Charlottesville and Richmond, Virginia, and abroad in both Florence, Italy, and London, UK.
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