The latest news from and about MAYA

Join MAYA at the PACE 9th Annual Inclusive Voices Event

Mar 14 2017

We are excited to join the conversation around benefiting the Pittsburgh region at this year’s Program to Aid Citizen Enterprise (PACE) Inclusive Voices event.

Dutch MacDonald
President & CEO
Traci Thomas
Service Design Lead

MAYA Spinout Company, Rhiza, Acquired by Nielsen

Feb 27 2017

Nine years after MAYA spun out the media and consumer analytics software company, Rhiza, Nielsen acquires it to improve how media researchers understand consumer behavior using data.

Visage Receives SIGecom Test of Time Award

Jan 24 2017

Our published work in information visualizations was recognized by SIGecom for its forward-thinking approach, and proves its research is still relevant 20 years later.

Jeff Senn
Chief Technologist, Head of R&D
Peter Lucas
Founding Principal

Who's Who in Energy: Pittsburgh Class of 2016

Dec 20 2016

Our Director of Engineering, Kevin Hoffman, was named one of Pittsburgh’s top players in the energy industry for 2016.

Kevin Hoffmann
Director of Engineering

MAYA Engages Community in Planning for New Quaker Valley High School

Nov 03 2016

MAYA uses a human-centered approach to design a new high school for the Quaker Valley community.

Paul Gould
Senior Designer
Kristi Woolsey
Practice Lead, Creative Environments

Mickey McManus Speaks at The Wall Street Journal’s WSJDLive Conference 2016

Oct 27 2016
Mickey McManus
Chairman & Principal

MAYA Design Enters Partnership with Shopify Plus for Enterprise

Sep 23 2016

MAYA Design announces partnership with Shopify Plus.

11 Principles to Guide HMI Design for Critical Drilling Equipment

Aug 31 2016

11 principles to keep in mind when applying Human-Machine Interface design to drilling equipment from the MAYA team who worked with Transocean via drillingcontractor.org.

Kevin Hoffmann
Director of Engineering
Bridget Monahan
Senior Designer & Researcher
Amy Ferchak
Senior Designer & Researcher, User Experience
Nate Bishop
Designer

Insider vs. Outsider Data Security Threats

Aug 24 2016

MAYA Chief Technologist, Jeff Senn, weighs in on internal vs. external data security debate for DigitalGuardian.com

Jeff Senn
Chief Technologist, Head of R&D

Designing Culture: Behavioral Strategy for the Workplace

Jul 18 2016

Give employees the space and tools they need to succeed and they will. MAYA Design’s Kristi Woolsey offers ways to change your environment to promote the kind of employee behavior that gets results.

Kristi Woolsey
Practice Lead, Creative Environments