Randy J. Hunt

Randy J. Hunt is VP of Design at Etsy, where he leads a team of designers, researchers, writers, and artists who define and create Etsy’s total brand experience.

In 2014, Etsy was honored with the Cooper Hewitt National Design Award for Corporate & Institutional Achievement. Since Etsy’s founding in Brooklyn in 2005, the company has been the engine of economic opportunity for creative entrepreneurs around the globe through its markets and services. Today, Etsy supports over 1.8 million shops in nearly every country selling more than 45 million unique items. Hunt is the author of Product Design for the Web, which explores the evolving discipline of product design for today’s connected world. Randy also co-founded Supermarket, a curated design marketplace, founded Citizen Scholar Inc. and worked at Milton Glaser Inc. He is an active writer, lecturer, critic, and visiting designer at many colleges and universities.