Naz Hamid—

is a designer, cyclist, boulderer, traveler, photographer, musician, writer, husband, cat and dog wrangler, and lives in San Francisco, California.

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Sr. Product Designer
Founder and principal of Weightshift,
a design consultancy.
Notes from the fields of design, culture and travel. Subscribe here.


Links open to the last version and archived versions of Weightshift.

VSCO / True Ventures / / Xero TaxTouch / Outpost Games / / Twitter / One Medical Group / Rdio / Typekit / CloudOn / Findery / SmartNews / Google Ventures / Intercom / Embark / Lookout / Virb / Microsoft / and a bunch more.



Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 
Cabo, Mexico
Kyoto, Japan
Tokyo, Japan
Big Island, Hawaii 
Los Angeles, California
Zion National Park, Utah
Kauai, Hawaii
Maui, Hawaii
Palm Springs, California
Joshua Tree National Park, California
The Salton Sea, California 


PresentableOur Tools Give Us Superpowers (a podcast by Jeff Veen)

How They Got There: Interviews with digital designers about their careers (a book by Khoi Vinh)

The Great Discontent: Jen & Naz (an interview series by Wayward Wild)

Offscreen: Issue No. 5 Interview (a magazine by Kai Brach) 


Creative Works Conference 2017
Speaker: Hard Work & Hard Living V2
Workshop: The Full Stack Designer

Brooklyn Beta 2014
Speaker: Hard Work & Hard Living

Designer Fund: Bridge 2013
Speaker: Find Your Line

Asana+Designer Fund 2012 
Panelist: Skeuomorphism vs. Simplicity

SXSWi 2012
Panelist: Design from the Gut — Dangerous or Differentiator
SXSWi 2011
Speaker: Built — Online Communities, Offline Relationships

AIGA Chicago 2008
Speaker: Tools of the Trade — Creative Content for the Web

SXSWi 2008
Speaker: Design Is In The Details

UnderConsideration 2004
SpeakUp: SeriouSeries 3

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