Zack Davenport is Lead Brand Designer at Vimeo, which he joined after leading brand at Foursquare and Vine. He joined Design Driven in April of 2018 to talk about the value of doing things that scare you. As a case study, Zack showed his process & work from a design challenge given in an interview context — when he selected an entirely new challenge, over two options that were solidly in his comfort zone.

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