Kurt Zinser is the Chief Experience Officer for the interface and user experience of Survature's products as well as its marketing and promotion. Over the past 11 years, he has built an award winning freelance practice specializing in interactive, print and identity design. He has lead the creative process on projects for Fidelity Investments, Harvard University, and the Knoxville Museum of Art. Kurt received his BFA from the University of Tennessee.


Recent Posts

Avoiding the problems of groupthink

August 7, 2017 by Kurt Zinser

Ask the leadership team of any organization and they will tell you that making difficult decisions is part of the job. One word they often love and hate is “strategy”. My co-founder, Jian, wrote a blog about how the paralysis of analysis can kill strategy and how to avoid that. Jian referenced an oft quoted phrase that resonated with readers and myself personally. That was: “culture eats strategy for lunch”.

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Survature rises to the top

August 11, 2016 by Kurt Zinser

Congrats to Survature's own Lynn Youngs for reaching the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro! The dormant volcano rises around 16,000 ft from its base on the plains of Tanzania and is the tallest mountain in Africa. The ascent from the base took a little over a week for Lynn to complete. Upon his return Lynn said, “It is certainly one of the most physically demanding things I have ever done.” The team here is proud of Lynn's accomplishment and all he does to help Survature reach the top!

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