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Michael BoekeSoftware Designer


Michael Boeke is a designer, product guy, and startup veteran, who currently designs and produces software at online payments company Braintree. He focuses on applying design thinking and modern technology to shake-up traditional (read: boring) industries.

Prior to Braintree, Michael launched the first web-based CRM and accounting platforms for hedge funds at Backstop. He also designed the CarePages social support platform, which millions have used to follow and support hospitalized loved ones.

Michael lives, works and run countless miles in the wonderful city of Chicago. He writes about product design and startup life on his blog, and speaks about product design and payments at events across the country.


Chicago 2015Sep 24 - 25, 2015
Chicago 2014Sep 25 - 26, 2014
New York 2014Apr 3 - 4, 2014