IEKA  SADÉ

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*No, not IKEA, that's the furniture store😅. It's i-Ka & yes! Sha-day, like the singer🎤

Trinidadian born. Brooklyn based. UX/Product Designer.
I design with craftswomxnship...

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HUMAN DESIGN

WHERE ART

MEETS INTELLIGENT

UX & UI DESIGN

& TECHNOLOGY

ABOUT

Hi, I'm Ieka Sadé!

You can call me Sadé. 

Currently working freelance for underserved entrepreneurs.  Helped Columbia University IT (CUIT) team build better experiences.

WORK

In-depth case studies from product strategy and ideation, research, prototyping, user testing, and shipping of the final product.

DESIGN PHILOSOPHY

Design is never perfect

Good Design is unprejudiced

Design should create moments of delight

Design communicates obvious function

Design is my Art

Tropical Leaves
 

F E A T U R E D   W O R K

My Role

Product Designer + Researcher

Helping donors make motivated decisions so they can contribute or volunteer their time, making a difference in the lives of high school girls.

Main Goal

Learn how donors 

give to non-profits

Main Goal

Learn how entrepreneurs prioritize work

My Role

UX + UI Designer

Leading freelancers to be more organized and productive so they can get work done in a timely manner.

My Role

Product Designer +

UX Researcher 

Uncovering the way Columbia University's Internal and External Customers use their multi-user products, enterprise software and provide engineer-ready recommendations for improvement

Main Goal

Conduct user research on B2B/B2C products, learn how users are currently maneuvering the technology

T E S T I M O N I A L

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Elsa Ward, Founder of Open Stage Project

Working with Sadé was indeed a great pleasure, and her work on our site is outstanding! Professionals that I have spoken with recently and have viewed our site continually comment on the elegance of our site's design and how pleasing it is to visit!  Our site now has the clarity and vibrant energy to deliver our mission, to tell our story, and move our business forward!

Tropical Leaves