UI / UX Designer & Front-end Web Developer
Currently residing in San Francisco, CA
Born and raised in Huntington Beach, CA, Sean Stopnik began his career in music. Playing and touring in many bands over the years, he eventually found success with LA band, Rock Kills Kid. With Rock Kills Kid, Sean had a top 10 radio hit, and played all the late night TV talk shows such as David Letterman, Carson Daly, Craig Ferguson, and others. In 2007, Sean left Rock Kills Kid to focus on web design and development.
In 2012, Sean accepted a Senior Web Designer/Front-end Developer position at Red Ventures in Charlotte, NC. Since joining Red Ventures, Sean has designed and developed multiple, highly successful marketing websites for brand partners such as Verizon, Clear, Fifth Third Bank, and The Hartford Insurance, as well as developed several internal web applications for Red Ventures. As a senior designer at Red Ventures, Sean helps lead a team of designers and front-end developers, mentoring junior developers, and creating coding standards.
In May of 2014, Sean left Red Ventures to moved back to CA and began a new position at leading San Francisco real estate search company, Trulia. As the UX Design Engineer for Trulia, Sean utilizes both his design and front-end development skills to create beautiful new web user experiences, as well as design and prototype new web features and products.