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Hello. My name is

Kurt Varner

I’m a designer living in Silicon Valley. I currently work at Shyp as a Senior Product Designer where we are building the next generation shipping experience. Previously, I was a Senior Designer at zurb.

Design, to me, is not about pixels or code — it’s more holistic than that. Product design is deeply rooted in human-centered problem solving. My execution of this philosophy is thoughtful and meticulous with no detail spared. It results in simple, delightful and meaningful interfaces.

Read more of my thoughts on Medium.

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