Trip O'Dell

Trip O'Dell

Trip O’Dell is the founder of Dark Matter, a Seattle-based consultancy focused on product design, human-centered strategy and advisory for venture capital, private equity, and startups around the world.

Trip’s tech experience spans more than a decade, and includes companies such as Amazon, Audible, Microsoft, and Adobe.

Trip advises, speaks, writes, and leads workshops around the world on topics as diverse as cognition and experience strategy, neurodiversity in innovation, and social issues at the intersection of technology, design, best intentions gone wrong. His work reflects a deeply-felt vocation to do good, avoid evil, and make life a little easier for billions of people through the thoughtful application of technology to problems that are more complicated than they appear.