Giovanni Centeno

UX Researcher

Giovanni’s background is rooted in human-computer interaction and digital anthropology. He is passionate about utilizing his interdisciplinary training in the social sciences to help clients design products to create positive change for diverse populations. His experience with both qualitative and quantitative methods helps clients to analyze, create, and advocate for intuitive user experiences. He has a MS in Human-Computer Interaction from DePaul University.

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Something unique about you summed up in one sentence:

I am Cuban-Mexican-American and wouldn’t have it any other way.

Your favorite part of working at Bold Insight

Hands down, all my incredibly smart, talented, and kind coworkers!

In your spare time you would absolutely do this:

I would love to upcycle and refurbish vintage furniture.

Your favorite city in the world is...and why?

TBD – I still plan on doing a lot more traveling before I can decide on a favorite.

You cannot start the day without doing this:

Water, coffee, and a protein shake – in that order.

Your ultimate celebrity dinner party guest list would include:

Fran Drescher, Beyoncé, SZA, and Rihanna

Long-term personal or professional goal?

To be involved with a massive social initiative targeting underrepresented communities.

Any other facts to share?

Root beer floats are one of my undisputed favorite foods ever.
Read Giovanni's bold insights
May 31, 2023

Unlock valuable insights by creating engaging environments, maximizing participation, and uncovering the genuine perspectives of young users.

May 19, 2023

We designed Bold Insight to deliver our employees’ best work. The result: a workplace that reflects the emotions, ideas, and experiences of all our employees.

May 16, 2023

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May 11, 2023

Generative AI can help researchers refine and clarify research objectives, communicate effectively, and spark creativity and strategic thinking.

April 12, 2023

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