Principal Designer and President @ NewDealDesign
Gadi Amit is a San Francisco based designer from Israel who is best known for designing the Fitbit. His work focuses on wearables, including Sproutling, which monitors babies, and Whistle, which is a health tracker for dogs.
His design firm, NewDealDesign, deals with strategic technology design and consumer tech. He was chosen as a user-centered designer because of his focus on wearable technology, which is made to fit the human body, work with body processes, and communicate information to users, which are all highly user-centered functions.