zach

schwartz

A masters student at
A recent graduate of NYU's ITP.

I like python, javascript, css (apparently), and making pizza.

Previously, I worked in DC for nonprofits & campaigns doing web.

Right now, I'm getting a masters at ITP in New York.

Before that, I lived in DC and worked for nonprofits and campaigns, doing web. Before that, Chicago.

Before that, DC for eighteen years.

I like python, javascript, css (apparently), and making pizza. Preferably with pulled pork on it. Or anchovies. But not both at the same time.


Press

For YayTM:
Hack A Day

For BudgetClimb:
Flowing Data
Kinect Hacks
Creators Project
Washington Post @innovations
Mashable
Freakonomics Blog
(with Frankie Cheung & Fred Truman)

Awards

For Squares
Intel Research Grant for Vibrant Technology Prototypes
Group lead by Maria Bezaitis from Intel
(with Fred Truman)

For BudgetClimb:
Finalists: Google & Eyebeam DataVizChallenge
(with Frankie Cheung & Fred Truman)

For online campaigns at the Save Darfur Coalition:
A "Pollie" (American Association of Political Consultants) Award

For Guidesly:
Selected & Funded Startup
(with Diana Huang)