I'm currently working as the Head of Product for Another Room, and available for freelance work as a Product Design Consultant.

Previously at TWG, Phuse, ShareDesk, and Rethink.

Shafeez Walji

(He/Him)
Toronto, ON
me@shafeez.com

I'm currently working as the Head of Product for Another Room, and available for freelance work as a Product Design Consultant.

Previously at TWG, Phuse, ShareDesk, and Rethink.

Work

For recent work samples, please email me and I can send you a password to access the InVision Board below.

Dribbble

From showing progress on a product, to playing with design concepts and interactions, here's a look at some of my work on Dribbble.

@shafeezw on Dribbble@shafeezw on Dribbble
@shafeezw on Dribbble@shafeezw on Dribbble

Portfolio

Designing with empathy and intention is always the forefront of my design approach. Here's some of my work that made the cut.

ShareDesk

ShareDesk

During my time at ShareDesk, I helped build the brand and product experience for the company...

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Slack

Slack

At Rethink Communications, we worked with Slack to create a print and digital campaign...

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Humanize

Humanize

A conceptual mobile app that guides students to finding the right type of mental health support...

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Colour

Colour

The quickest way to experience privilege in society, and its impact on people of colour...

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Medium

My curiosity for understanding things beyond its surface, has turned into a journey of exploring and sharing my thoughts on Medium.

Crying

There’s this idea that men aren’t supposed to cry. We’re supposed to keep it in, and not show weakness. What we don’t realize is how much of a divide this creates between being a man, and being human.

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Instagram

Photography allows me to give up control over the canvas, and find new ways of looking at it instead. See more of what I see on Instagram.

@shafeezw on Instagram@shafeezw on Instagram@shafeezw on Instagram@shafeezw on Instagram
@shafeezw on Instagram@shafeezw on Instagram@shafeezw on Instagram@shafeezw on Instagram

Focus

I have narrowed my focus into a few areas that intersect between product design, strategy, branding, and art direction. Some of those include:

  • Creating an inclusive design practice.
  • Synchronizing a brand and product experience.
  • Planning and designing a true MVP.
  • Defining a brand messaging architecture.

Experience

Since 2010, I've had the opportunity to work with a range of big and small companies in tech, advertising, finance, medical, retail, and more.

  • Brands: A&W, Blue Bottle Coffee, Charity Water, Coast Capital, Coors Light, Molson Canadian, Mr. Lube, NASA, Nike, Shaw, Slack, Square
  • Previous Employers: TWG, Phuse, ShareDesk, Rethink Communications, priMED Medical Products, Style America