Facebook Poaches Chris Weeldreyer From Apple

Posted Jun 23, 2012

Facebook has hired one of Apple’s top user interface designers. As a frogdesign veteran and former Apple UI Design Manager, Chris Weeldreyer specialized in interaction design, industrial design, and user interface design. He also filed a patent for “Preventing the inclusion of a reference to a host cell in a formula.” At Facebook, Weeldreyer will be a Product Design Manager. Is is uncertain whether he will work on Facebook’s mobile apps, Timeline, or Facebook.com’s look and feel. [9to5Mac]