Helped build the web at Mozilla. Made Songza for music, and the world healthier at Jawbone né Massive Health. Former physicist + designer.
Named the „Master of Design“ and a one of the top 40 influential designers by Fast Company, Aza is currently a founder at Other Inc. Previously, he was VP at Jawbone, which acquired Massive Health, a consumer health company he cofounded in 2011.
Before that he helped build the web at Mozilla, where he was working as head of user experience at Mozilla Labs and Creative Lead for Firefox. Aza semi-rhythmically tapped on his computer until a music meta-search tool Songza.com came into being (acquired by Google).
Aza was named to Inc 30 Under 30 in 2011, and to Forbes 30 Under 30 in 2012. He has done Dark Matter research at Tokyo University and the University of Chicago. Prior-post he dropped out of high school and his Caltech PhD.