Top innovator joins Veryday
Published: 5 Jan 2016
We are really pleased to announce that connected products veteran Sune Kaae has joined the company. Sune has previously worked as part of the team behind the Nike Fuelband and Sportwatch, and has over the years created award-winning innovations for clients such as Intel, Microsoft and Nikon.
– We are extremely happy to have Sune join our team. As a global leader in technology, he will help to further strengthen our convergent design thinking and execution, merging the physical world of products with digital technology and services. His past experience in driving the Nike+ efforts brings trusted and proven competence that will enable us to effectively merge technology with our people-driven design approach.
Niclas Andersson, Chief Business Officer, Veryday
Today, product innovation is about creating a digital ecosystem for the user – an overall experience of services and online features that heightens each product’s ability to empower people in their everyday lives. By welcoming Sune to our team, we reinforce our commitment to developing people-driven digital products and services.
-I am humbled by Veryday’s remarkable history of designing great physical products based on thorough research into human behavior, what people feel, want and desire. Taking advantage of my experience in delivering digital services, I am confident that together we will deliver best-in-class connected products.
Sune Kaae, Director of Technology, Veryday
Sune Kaae in short: Sune has worked in New York, London and Copenhagen. He is passionate about entrepreneurship, leads the monthly Startup Grind event and classes at Hyper Island, Berghs School of Communication and Lean Startup Machine. He has been a jury member at the Cannes Innovation Lions, Eurobest and ADC’s Tomorrow awards. At R/GA, he was on the team awarded the Cannes Lions Titanium, the highest Cannes award, in 2012. Sunes’ expertise will be of great use in future projects and the implementation of technical solutions.