In this series, we sit down with leading conversation designers from around the globe. Tackling everything from how they got started, best practices, and expert advice moving forward.
From acting to crafting conversation experiences, Kathryn brings a unique perspective to conversation design. Having worked on experiences for Ubisoft, Amazon, HBO, and more – she cares deeply about persona creation and the impact good character design can bring to voice. In this session, Emily Lonetto, Head of Growth at Voiceflow, dives into Kathryn's framework for creating engaging characters and conversation experiences.
This week's special guest
Conversation Designer, ex. Xandra and PullString
With both an MFA in collaborative theater-making and a deeply logical mind, Kat Zdan brings a love of character and narrative to the voice projects she creates and directs. She is passionate about creating voice experiences that are entertaining, virtuosic, and artful. In addition to creating her own original worlds and stories for voice experiences, she has collaborated on award winning projects with Ubisoft, Amazon, HBO, Samsung, General Mills, and Funomena, among others. Kat is currently a freelance Conversation Designer.
Head of Growth at Voiceflow
Having previously grown communities at Clio, GrowthTO, PartnerStack, and Tilt (acq. by Airbnb), Emily approaches growth from both a product and community lens. Originally joining the Voiceflow team as an advisor back when they were known as Storyflow, she's helped scale and manage growth marketing, community, and partnerships at Voiceflow.
What can you expect by attending?
As a global company, we want to ensure that our users get the most out of their experience no matter where they are in the world.
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