Amber Aultman (Tuft & Needle): Mentor


Advance RSVP is available to Primary Entry badge types only. Walk-ups may be accepted on a first come, first served basis.

Mentor Sessions offer 15 minutes of one-on-one interaction with industry leaders and professionals from a variety of fields spanning interactive, film, and music.

Meeting with this Mentor is highly recommended if you’re interested in Design.

As an experience designer and strategist, Amber Aultman loves solving problems. She's a champion for the user and a facilitator of design thinking. As the past president of AIGA Jacksonville, Amber fosters growth in the design community, mentoring young designers and bringing together the creative community through events and workshops. Amber leads the design team at Tuft & Needle where she's helping to streamline the e-commerce platform and refine admin tools, making sure the customer experience stays paramount even at $300M in annual revenue and counting. When she's not happily slaving away at her computer, Amber enjoys tennis, yoga, great music, nature, and Mitch Hedburg jokes.

Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.

Primary Entry: Platinum Badge, Interactive Badge
Event Type: Session
Track: Design
Level: Beginner