"I lead with the human experience at the heart of complex stories, products, and teams."
Dean Poynor is an award-winning playwright and screenwriter, and a recgonized leader in digital product design and management, having supported leading firms on Wall Street and beyond for more than 20 years. His unique skillset blends creative and data-driven approaches across a wide variety of applications and environments.
As a writer and theatre artist, his work has won awards and been produced and developed across the United States and Australia. See news and updates for latest projects.
As a senior technology leader, Dean drives business change through exceptional, user-first products and UX solutions. His success comes from being the "organizational glue" -- removing obstacles, navigating siloes, and aligning stakeholders and teams to shared ownership and roadmaps. His deep understanding of mission, vision, and strategy of an organization enables him to apply creative energy and discipline to drive delivery across digital transformation practices.
Dean graduated from Wheaton College, Wheaton, IL, with degrees in Philosophy and Communications, and received his MFA in Dramatic Writing from Carnegie Mellon University where he was a two-time recipient of the Shubert Foundation Fellowship. He is a Principal Artist / Founder with The Salvage Company (NYC), a Producer / Principal with Three Sided Creative Corp, and a proud member the Playwrights’ Center and the Dramatists Guild of America.