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Resumé - John Hanacek

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Georgetown University, Washington DC ​August 2014 - June 2016 ​MA in Communication, Culture & Technology (
) ​University of California, San Diego ​September 2008 - June 2012 ​BA in Political Science / International Relations


Design - Spatial Computing

UI/UX for AR/VR/MR/XR, mobile app and web
Unity, XRI and Mixed Reality Toolkit (MRTK)

Content Production

Photo/video capture and editing, 2D and 3D graphics, animation, VFX


Presentation and pitching


Business development, technology trends


Analysis, articles and creative storytelling


Social network analysis, survey and synthesis


Computer systems configuration


Founder Institute San Francisco 2020 graduate
Contest winning concepts: , ,
NIST CHARIoT Challenge for A1R
Published Research at Barcelona, Spain - Capturing, Tracing, & Visualizing Spread of Technology-Enhanced Instructional Strategies
Voted "" by Georgetown peers


Co-founder & Board Member,
September 2014 - Present
Organizational design
Leadership and development

Work Experience

XR Interaction Designer, Feb 2022 - Current
Concept, Visual, Product and Interaction design
Prototyping in Unity, ShapesXR, Blender and other tools
Research and Innovation in Spatial Computing and conversational interfaces
Immersive UI/UX Designer, April 2021 - Feb 2022
Concept ideation
Product mockups and blueprints
Research and internal process development
Co-founder & CEO, June 2019 - May 2021
Leadership and business development
Fundraising and product market strategy
Technical expertise
‍ ​JH Design, Consultancy & Content Production ​June 2014 - Present
Content creation, design, tech and business strategy
Co-founder & President, October 2011 - January 2020
Business development and content creation ‍
UI/UX Design Lead, November 2015 - March 2018
Concept design and interactive mockups
Entrepreneur, blók dók ​September 2012 – March 2015
Product design, branding, webstore sales
Graduate Associate, September 2014 – June 2015
Pedagogical tools support
Published Research
Primary Photographer, UC San Diego ​Sept 2010 – June 2012
Event coverage, technical documentation & portraiture
Photo Editor & Photojournalist, UCSD Guardian ​October 2008 – June 2011
Coordinated staff photographers and editorial
Ocean Lifeguard, California State Parks ​June 2007 – September 2011 (Seasonal)
Aquatic rescue, public safety, first aid medical
Operated emergency vehicles on beach
Instructor for Junior Lifeguards program
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