Shawn Nason, Chief Transformation Officer & Innovation Catalyst for the Nason Group says, “Innovation isn’t work, it’s a lifestyle.” At the Nason Group, Shawn focuses on meeting people where they are at, whether it be a consumer, a patient, or a community member, it is about creating the right experience for each and every consumer. Prior to Nason Group, Shawn led the Healthways Innovation Living Lab. The focus of The HILL was to infuse human-centered design throughout the organization so all members and patients are not only part of the process, but are also truly the process in creating new pathways to well-being through new technologies by knowing them, surprising them, and making it easy. Additionally, Shawn was Chief Innovation Officer for Xavier University. He had the honor to lead, create, and develop a team at the Xavier Center for Innovation. Shawn also worked three years at Humana leading a team focused on strategic and consumer innovation with a focus on design and consumer experience. Shawn also spent six years at The Walt Disney Company in various capacities within Walt Disney Imagineering and Disney Cruise Line.
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