Hi, I'm Simon Vinh

I help companies in various industries discover new business opportunities and build their strategy. 

With a specialty in systemics, I provide clarity in complex contexts and empower people with the knowledge and confidence to enact meaningful change in their organisations.

 

people I've worked with



The [SAT] is a leader in the development of immersive technologies and the use of very high-bandwith networks. The SAT was created to support a new generation of creators and researchers in the digital age through it's triple mission as a Centre for artists, Research hub and Learning space.

Society for Arts and technology

"The [SAT] is an international leader in immersive technology development and the use of high-bandwith networks. Through it's triple mission as a Centre for artists, Research hub and Learning space, the [SAT] supports a new generation of digital creators and researchers."
 

Service Design & STRATEGY Consultant

Spearheading a shift in the design culture of the Product Development department. I accompany the various teams in discovering new business opportunities and building their strategy in the creation of new software, hardware and service solutions.

2017.03 -


2016.05 - 2017.02

Designer & User Researcher consultant

Scenic - High-bandwidth multipoint data routing software for art performances. 

Bibliolab - Immersive telepresence full-room device used to connect local and regional libraries to share knowledge and reconnect communities throughout the province of Quebec. 

Splash - Video mapping manager allowing the use of an unlimited array of video projectors to map seamless video on complex surfaces.


Half Serious

"Half Serious designs custom engagement solutions for your digital experience using game mechanics, social tools and applied behavioral psychology."

2016.09 - 2016.12

Service design Consultant

Implementing Service design methodologies at scale with Personafy. Personafy is an in-house service design toolkit that facilitates and accelerates user research allowing for rapid and effective delivery of actionable customer analytics and design insights.


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Masia développement stratégique

"Masia Développement Stratégique is a business development consultancy specialized in strategic planning and transformation management."

2014 -

Service Design & Strategy Consultant  

Some projects are confidential - Responsibilities include Service design, Organizational analysis, Workshop planning and facilitation, for private and public organisations ranging from financial, legal, community sectors as well as government.

Dans la Rue - Strategic planning for this organisation addressing youth homelessness in Montreal

Dictrict Central -  Strategic planing for the borough's revitalization plan

MAIH - Service strategy for mental healthcare support services

 


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FCV interactive

"FCV Interactive is the user-focused transformation agency. Every day, we redesign organizations and create digital services that people love. With over a decade of expertise working with public and private sector clients, we deliver experiences that make life better."

Service Designer (contract)

Working within the Strategy & Transformation team on the re-design of a public-sector service. - This project is confidential -  

2016.03 - 2016.04


Organisations I support


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Par B.L.eux

"Par B.L.eux, the company for contemporary creation, re-defines dance by emphasizing the importance of dialogue between choreographers and collaborators. Benoît Lachambre puts into practice an approach that shares Somatic practices, that he draws upon for his creations, performances and workshops."

since 2016 

Board Administrator


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Orchestre Symphonique de l'Agora

The OSA is a non-profit orchestra that organises fund raisers to support social, environmental and humanitarian causes. It is the first symphonic orchestra in Canada to combine social justice and classical music as cornerstones of  it's mission.

since 2014

Graphic designer