People

Dave Kachman, User Experience Designer

As a User Experience Designer, Dave is responsible for creating user experiences that are intuitive and easy to use. With a deep background in front-end application development including SharePoint and Sitefinity solutions, he has experience in all stages of development including design, implementation, and testing.

He has also gained experience developing intranets for many large enterprise clients on the SharePoint platform including VanCity, Goldcorp, BCHydro. He was also involved in an IA capacity to design the intranet for the City of White Rock (also on SharePoint).

Before joining OpenRoad, Dave worked in the remote sensing industry in Calgary focusing on user interface design, developing data processing applications, and creating visualization software before falling in love with the web and moving to Vancouver. Since then, he has gained extensive experience in front end web development and information architecture including usability testing and interaction design before putting all of his energy into his true passion, User Experience.

Dave has a degree in computer engineering from the University of Alberta and is certified as a Professional Engineer with APEGBC.

When not working, you’ll find Dave riding his snowboard, ripping up trails on his mountain bike, rocking out at live music concerts, cheering on Edmonton Oilers hockey, or learning to shred on his guitar.