Scott Brown

Director, UX & Product Design
  • Director of Experience Design, EY Design Studio
  • Executive Creative Director, Citizen, Inc.
  • Design Director, Downstream
  • Associate Creative Director, Leo Burnett / Arc Worldwide
  • Northern Illinois University, BFA, Design


I'm a relentless advocate for the user and believe that technology needs to work harder for people. Over the last 15+ years I've led design teams in evolving the role that design plays in solving business problems with a real focus on continuous iteration and validation to ensure we're delivering value to users. If the products and services we're creating don't fit seamlessly into the lives of users or make their headaches go away, we're not doing our job.


I grew up in the Midwest and spent the first 10 years of my career working at startups and ad agencies in Chicago. I now live in Portland, OR with my wife and 7-year-old twins where we make the most of our absolutely perfect summers (and even the damp winters) by hiking, camping, snowboarding, and enjoying all of the incredible food we have access to.

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Building businesses is in our DNA. We’re a small but mighty team of tinkerers, designers, geeks (the cool kind), operators, business moguls and everything in between. Wildly strategic, yet so deep into it that we’ve got the scars to prove it.

Whether it's with the 25m Studio, 25madison Ventures,  25m Health, or 25m Create, we’re looking for great people who love their work, solving problems, and having fun. Jerks need not apply.