Jenny Lam and Hillel Cooperman, co-founders of Jackson Fish Market, as pictured in a 2012 GeekWire charity calendar highlighting contributions to the tech community. (Red Box Pictures Photo.)
Longtime Seattle tech design leader Hillel Cooperman has joined Oracle as the company’s senior vice president of user experience and design, according to his LinkedIn profile. GeekWire reached out to Cooperman to discuss his new role, and an Oracle spokesperson responded and declined to comment.
Oracle recently doubled-down on its Seattle presence, announcing plans to expand its office in the city.
Cooperman’s move comes a little more than a year after he rejoined Microsoft as a design director for the company’s cloud data and machine learning platform.
He previously co-founded the design consultant and tech product startup Jackson Fish Market, which he started with design guru Jenny Lam. Interestingly, Lam was the subject of a Tech Moves column in 2016 when we reported on her hiring by Amazon, where she now works as design director for the company’s devices group.
Cooperman worked at Jackson Fish Market for over a decade until it shut its doors in 2016. Before founding the company, he spent nine years as a product unit manager in …read more