People profile - Chris Sallquist

Slalom's Chris Sallquist

Chris Sallquist

Director, Slalom Decision Labs

  • Favorite quote
    Bob: Wha - why is there tape on your nose?
    Dignan: Exactly!
  • What attracted you to Slalom?
    Mack McDougall
  • Experience
    Partner, Director Online Media - Hornall Anderson Design Works
    Experience Director – Publicis
    Director Client Experience – Digital Kitchen
    Principal Designer – frog design
  • Expertise
    User Experience, User Centered Design
  • What was your first job?
    Copywriter for a health and wellness company
  • People would be surprised to hear that I worked as…
    First mate on a charter yacht in the Caribbean and a bouncer at a bar
  • I have lived/worked in the following cities…
    Portland, Seattle, New York, Ft. Lauderdale
  • Education
    Journalism degree from University of Oregon
  • Hobbies
    Podcasting and mobile photography
  • Noteworthy
    I am on the cusp of something so profound, so unmanageable that it’s likely I may never regain the use of my taste buds again.