Project Spotlight: Chicago Architecture Foundation – Research and Synthesis

This is the second entry in a four-part peek into how Fuzzy Math is helping the Chicago Architecture Foundation (CAF) with their Discover Design initiative. First and foremost, we (Fuzzy Math) and CAF held a kickoff meeting that identified a fundamental premise: that Discover Design’s success was all about winning-over the admiration of teenagers. (If admiration… Read more »

Growing the visual design team

We’re happy to say that the workload on the visual design team has pushed us to add one more to the group. We’re even more excited to say that Julia Jouravel is the newest member of the Fuzzy Math team! After our job posting was up for a couple days, and we reviewed many, many… Read more »

Fuzzy Math Focus: James Laslavic, UX Intern ’14

This summer, we’ve had the pleasure of getting to know James Laslavic, an intern at Fuzzy Math who was as fervid as he was friendly, and as intriguing as he was insightful. James made a lasting, significant impact here at Fuzzy Math through his hard work on the Discover Design project with the Chicago Architecture Foundation, one… Read more »

Project Spotlight: Chicago Architecture Foundation – Project Background

This is the first entry in a four-part peek into how Fuzzy Math is helping Chicago Architecture Foundation (CAF) with their Discover Design initiative. Fuzzy Math is very excited to work with CAF this summer. Ever since its founding members came together in 1966 to save H. H. Richardson’s masterpiece Glessner House from demolition, CAF has… Read more »

Our Friends at Fieldglass, Inc. Deserve a “Congratulations!”

We are ecstatic to announce that one of our longest-standing clients recently received some amazing news! Fellow Chicagoans and our close friends Fieldglass, Inc., the industry’s largest vendor management system (VMS) provider, joined the Germany-based human resources technology supergiant SAP this spring. The world leader (in terms of revenue) in enterprise software and software-related services*,… Read more »

Fuzzy Math Focus: Paul Halupka, 2014 UX Intern

This post is the first in our “Fuzzy Math Focus” collection, where we highlight a team member or intern (let’s be honest, our interns are also team members, just for a shorter term) and tell you a little bit about this person. Without further ado, we’d like to kick this series off with our most… Read more »

5 years of Fuzzy Math – What’s next?

Last night the FM crew went bowling for our 5 year anniversary. We’re running a skeleton crew with many folks “working” from home today. Last year, for our 4 year anniversary, I wrote a “lessons learned” post. This year I want to address some questions we get: Where are you headed? What’s the next 5… Read more »

Divvy Data Challenge: Creating Order from Chaos

Most Chicagoans have heard of Divvy – a network of bike rentals conveniently placed at 75 locations throughout the city – and many have even utilized this ground-breaking, eco-friendly commuting and sight-seeing alternative since it was introduced on June 28, 2013. Recently, Divvy released a massive pile of data and challenged everyday Chicagoans to analyze… Read more »

Hey Yinz Guys!

I am so thrilled to be at Fuzzy Math and be apart of the “growing fun,” as opposed to the “growing pain.” ;-)  On a serious note, it’s been a long time coming. As far back as grad school in 2010, I remember hearing about  FM as the “cool UX place run by DePaul alum.” Fuzzy… Read more »

More growing fun at FM

We’re happy to say that our recent growth has been much more “growing fun” than “growing pain.” We are confident that our new UX hire, Riley Graham, is going to keep that trend going. We first crossed paths with Riley nearly three years ago and were impressed with her passion for all things user experience,… Read more »