Ilén Zazueta-Hall   · 707-332-8646  ·  ilen@ilen.info

Product and User Experience Leader


Bringing design, engineering and business teams together to build smarter, more connected solutions.

Areas of Expertise

  • Strategic Planning
  • Startups
  • Product Development
  • Client Relationship Management
  • Team Development
  • Project Management
  • Marketing/Branding
  • New Business Development
  • User Experience Design
  • E-commerce
  • Energy and Renewables
  • IoT/Connected Devices

Professional Experience

Exponential Machines LLC (Stealth)  - Berkeley, CA

Director, Client Engagement (May 2017 - Present)

Enphase Energy - Petaluma, CA

Sr. Director, Product Management  (April 2013 - May 2017)

Principal Product Manager (March 2012 - April 2013)

Sr. Product Manager, Software (September 2010 - September 2012).


Salesforce.com  San Francisco, CA

Senior Product Manager, Web (August 2009 - August 2010) 

WorkingPoint Inc. - San Francisco, CA

Senior Product Manager (December 2007 - August 2009)

MarketLive, Inc.  - Petaluma, CA

Product Manager (February 2005 – December 2007)


Prior Experience

LeapFrog Enterprises, Inc.  - Emeryville, CA - Senior Manager, Developer Studio Programs

Snowball.com - San Francisco, CA - Software Development Manager, Publishing Systems

IGN Entertainment, Inc. - Brisbane, CA - Software Engineer

Education

BA, Humanities, New College of  Florida

Skills

Methodologies: Lean, Scrum, Kanban, User Centered Design (UCD), Journey Mapping

Tools: Atlassian Suite (Jira, Confluence), Axure, Sketch, Marvel, Google Analytics

Patents

Grant: Method and apparatus for smart climate control - US 8620476 B2

Application: Method and apparatus for distributed generator lifecycle management - US 20110106654 A1

Application: Method and apparatus for energy data visualization - US 20140210845 A1