Zaplet, Inc. is a cutting-edge Internet start-up tasked with creating a new communication paradigm that combines aspects of e-mail,
rich Web pages and instant messaging to enable knowledge worker collaboration. Zaplet, Inc. is backed by premier venture capital firms
such as Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (being led by Sun Microsystems co-founder, Vinod Khosla) and has raised almost $100 million in
In 2000, Luna Design was hired by Zaplet, Inc. to join the User Experience team in designing the Zaplet platform's user interface. While
at Zaplet, Inc, we:
- Worked on designs for the company's consumer-oriented portal site and enterprise-oriented intranet platform.
- Led design efforts for several key projects.
- Developed the consumer product's information architecture (how information is organized throughout the application)
to maximize user productivity and understanding of Zaplet concepts and uses.
- Helped define product requirements with product managers.
- Performed usability testing on proposed designs.
- Worked closely with engineers to ensure that designs could be implemented within schedule constraints.