Mark Lotter to Lead Human-Centered Design at OpenArc
Design Leader Brings Experience in Design Thinking, Custom Software, and Customer Engagement
WEXFORD, PA – January 10, 2018 -OpenArc, the leading technology consulting firm specializing in innovative talent,
software development and IT strategy solutions, has named Mark Lotter as Director of Human-Centered Design (HCD) for
its custom software solutions practice. In this role, Lotter brings a focus on end-users by framing the right
opportunities and creating new value for clients using design thinking methods and interdisciplinary collaboration.
Lotter is recognized in the industry as a creative problem solver and an evangelist for design and design thinking.
During his 25-year career, he has worked as a designer, manager and mentor at in-house design groups and
design consultancies, even starting a consultancy of his own. As the Director of Human-Centered Design at OpenArc,
Mark brings his experience leading teams and balancing the needs of end-users and businesses to serve as a beacon
for custom software solutions.
“I’m excited to grow HCD and a team of talented designers at OpenArc,” said Lotter. “In
addition to our expertise designing and developing custom software for web and mobile, OpenArc has done strong
client work using Virtual Reality (VR). Both VR and AR provide new ways to experience information and pose
interesting challenges that design thinking can help with.”
“Mark’s insightful thinking and expertise is the foundation
for growing and strengthening OpenArc’s capabilities when delivering world-class solutions to clients
across verticals,” said Joel Reed, CEO of OpenArc. “He is a champion for end-users, a consummate
professional and a great team player and we’re excited for Mark to lead the design practice at
OpenArc is a technology consulting firm providing industry-leading technical talent placement, custom software
development, and technology strategy services to clients nationwide. OpenArc has recently been named one of Inc.
5000’s Fastest Growing Companies and awarded 7th Fastest Growing Firm by Consulting Magazine. OpenArc works closely
with business clients and talent candidates to understand their strategies and goals to craft a customized approach
to their needs. More information about OpenArc can be found by visiting https://www.openarc.net. Follow on Twitter at @openarcnet.
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