Information through Touch.
 
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Who We Are

WearWorks is a haptic design company that delivers detailed and nuanced information, through touch.

How WearWorks turned a sprint project into a marathon success

Co founders

Keith Kirkland

Keith Kirkland

Co-Founder. Head of Sales + Haptics
Keith is a Fashion and Industrial Designer with a background in Mechanical Engineering. He has created different types of wearable devices, including a Kung-Fu downloading bodysuit. Keith is a natural speaker with a glow of positive energy.

Kevin Yoo

Kevin Yoo

Co-Founder. Head of Product + Marketing
Kevin is a born entrepreneur with a heavy focus in Product Design and Sustainability. Combined with passion for human-centric innovation and background in haptics. He has a keen sense for new growth in business, the market and technology. Kevin expands fearlessly.

Yang Yang Wang

Yangyang Wang

Co-Founder. Head of Operations + Software
Yang is a Mechanical Engineer turned Industrial Designer. Having designed public sculpture, streetlights, eyewear, jewelry, and more - his expertise is in bringing product from prototype to manufacturing. Yang is the smart skeptic that keeps the crazies together.

Team Members

 
Quinn

Quinn

Software Developer
Quinn is a talented coder with an understanding of the greater cause. She is dedicated to making haptic design more intuitive, striving forward in something very new. Quinn is fearless and will make the future a better place for us all.

Ben

Ben

Lead Electrical Engineer
Ben is cool and he bikes professionally. He can make PCBs in his sleep and win a race while taking a nap. The truth about Ben is that he never gets angry and only gets calmer. He’s a composed Engineer and everyone’s favorite engine.

Paige

Paige

Industrial Designer
Paige is strong, loyal and clever. Her design skills are wide-ranging and centered around positive self-interest and values. Paige is a one of a kind fighter, an actual martial artist. She’ll take you down!

Kendall Murphy

Kendall

Graphic Designer
Kendall develops unique brand voices through human-centered design. Her Social Innovation DesignMFA from the School of Visual Arts allows her to create with empathy. She's also a huge music nerd.

Fritz

Fritz

Hardware Engineer
Fritz is a pure efficient German machine. He can make things. Attentive to detail and precision is the key to a great engineer, which runs in his blood. Fritz is an iron man, literally, he works out the mind and the body with rigourous routines.

Owen

Owen

Electrical Engineer
Owen is the best there is when it comes to anything technology. He left MIT to pursue a better future for his life. Understanding machines like a well trained AI, Owen may be an AI himself… Or a pure human genius.

Frances

Frances

UX Design Consultant
Frances is a human centric UX designer with a passion for impactful, inclusive experiences through wearable technology. Frances has the chillest vibe on the team, keeping it real and keeping it fresh.

Sam

Sam

Mechanical Engineer Intern
Sam is focused on Mechanical engineering and product design. He strives to innovate for the improvement of human experience and sustainability. He is a born hockey player and a young entrepreneur with a bright future ahead.

Celine Lee

Celine

Industrial Designer Intern
Celine is industrial designer and customer discovery researcher who takes her findings from the field and develops deep insights for further testing and prototyping.

Shadman Habib

Shadman

Mechanical Engineer Intern

Shadman is passionate about mechanical engineering and innovative designing. He aims to build a world centered on improving the user experience through touch. He loves playing basketball and working out his body and mind.

Niyoshi Parekh
 

Niyoshi

Inclusive Designer Intern

Niyoshi is a user experience designer who uses insights from customer research to make accessible designs. She's studying Human Centered Design at Brown University and strives to communicate ideas as intuitively as possible.