Adam Michela is a designer & developer of digital products in San Francisco, California.

Recently, he designed tools to connect our digital belongings at Dropbox after designing services to connect with each other at Facebook.

Adam moved to the Bay Area from Austin, Texas where he created new ways of discovering the extraordinary in the world around us with Gowalla and advised startups on design through Capital Factory.

He is originally from New York where he built a new generation of experiences in digital publishing with The New York Times, The Onion, & Gawker Media, and helped bring ubiquitous video to the web with On2.

Adam can be found sharing as @soopa or reached by email at

Photo by Keith Peiris