Mike Padilla

Mike Padilla is a user experience manager at Vanguard. Mike has led front-end development efforts for such companies as Fleet Credit Cards, Mellon Private Asset Management, The Bank of New York, Radian Guaranty, and Bessemer Trust. Macromedia has featured his usability designs. He received a B.S. in mechanical engineering, focusing on ergonomics, from Cornell University. Mike is an ardent advocate of high-fidelity prototyping during requirements development. In his spare time, he designed and developed Protonotes, a free web service that allows project team members to discuss system functionality, design, and requirements directly on prototypes with "sticky notes". See Mike's portfolio at Webanza.com

Stories by Mike Padilla

August 16th, 2007

Ease of Use Outside the Box

Around and Between Systems in the Enterprise

When working in an enterprise environment, the interaction between browsers and multitudes of applications often creates user experience nightmares. Mike Padilla introduces some practical ways to relieve some of the biggest issues and start helping shape a larger context.