Archives Parent Company Adds New VP of User Experience

by Julie Hill

Posted on January 9, 2012

Peter.jpgAt Archives we're deeply committed to providing users with an easy-to-use experience that allows you to search and discover ancestors simply and effectively. Today we've strengthened that commitment by adding Peter Merholz, design and user experience veteran, to the team.

Peter will join's parent company Inflection as Vice President of User Experience. See the full announcement here.

Peter comes to Inflection from Adaptive Path, a premier user experience consulting firm that he co-founded. Peter helped build a global client base including key companies like Samsung, Twitter, Zappos, and the Harvard Business Review. His philosophy is founded in a "deep empathy for our users" which he has gained from over 10 years of industry experience.

We look forward to integrating Peter's knowledge to even further enhance the user experience on In 2012 we have a number of exciting enhancements on the way that we look forward to sharing with you. Keep an eye out here for the latest announcements!

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