Stephen Spyropoulos is VP of UX & Design at HBC (Hudson’s Bay, Lord & Taylor, Saks Fifth Avenue, Gilt, etc.) He joined Design Driven in February of 2018 to share lessons about building and running a design time at scale — which begins by thinking about people.

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