Biography of Craig Saila

About Craig

Craig Saila is a leader in digital experience design, guiding organizations in the creation of innovative and engaging products on a range of connected platforms. He currently leads the Audience Experience Product and Design group responsible for building CBC’s digital news, sports, radio, music, and streaming video offerings.

In his decade at the The Globe and Mail, he expanded and designed its mobile portfolio, oversaw the development of its digital subscription efforts, and created a design innovation group. Saila has also lead the web design and development team for NBC News’ network of sites. During his time there, the team rebuilt the network’s story-telling platform and worked on some of Facebook and Twitter’s first media partnerships. He also launched some of world’s first mobile news apps, including, NBC News and the Today Show.

Saila has taught user experience design at OCAD University and online journalism at Ryerson University.

Throughout his career, he has spoken and written about user experience and design, product management, and how technology is shaping how stories are told.

Craig Saila graduated from Ryerson University, with a Bachelor’s of Applied Arts in Journalism.

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