Ian’s innovations for Aetho are the offspring of his forte for bleeding edge technologies with an eye for commercialization and his unwavering passion for human-centered design. He has led design and engineering teams to deliver complex high tech products in hardware, software, and services. His prior hands-on experience with Hong Kong and mainland Chinese manufacturing led to products that found their way into big-box retail stores in the US such as Best Buy. Ian holds a bachelor of fine arts (BFA) degree in industrial and product design with a minor in service design from the Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD).