About

I'm Joshua Sortino, a designer, VP of design, and startup advisor based in the San Francisco Bay Area. I've been building websites, products, and businesses since 2001. Throughout the years, I've worked with Fortune 500 companies such as the NFL, NBA, Aol, Pfizer, and Liberty Mutual. More recently, I have been building and leading design teams at startups including Disqus and Teespring. Currently, I am the VP of Design at Pivotus Ventures, an incubation and venture studio focused on Fintech. You can read my opinions regarding design and technology via Twitter and my blog.

My methodology begins by identifing opportunities and hosting problem solving design sprints which help create tactical plans and roadmaps. By having an engineering and design background, my expertise covers the full spectrum of product creation, from ideation to the building process.

My photography has been viewed by hundreds of millions across the web on Reddit, Instagram, and Unsplash. My photos have been featured by brands such as the Huffington Post and Audi.

I'm available for startup advisory roles, speaking engagements, and brand promotion opportunities. For availability, email me.