Maureen Carter

Maureen Carter is an Emmy award winning design practitioner with over 15 years of industry experience working in visual design, interactive media design, user experience and brand strategy. Spending a considerable portion of her career working in the music industry, Maureen has led the creative strategy and online brand vision for platinum selling urban artists such as Usher, Outkast, Pink and TI for recording labels Laface Records and Arista Records. Maureen’s work history also extends to brands and building award winning digital design and product teams at Vibe, Refinery, Sony, Comcast, Adobe, and The White House.

Currently, Maureen is the Vice President of Design and User Experience for BET NETWORKS, DIGITAL.As the key user/audience advocate, ideating and collaborating on designing original, engaging products, as well as enhancing existing digital products are front and center for her.As the creative vision for the suite of BET’s digital products, Maureen focuses on staying on the cutting edge of digital trends and user experience conventions while leading the creation of immersive aesthetics for mobile web, desktop, apps and connected devices with focus on the “brand of the user”. Her role involves leading her team to produce visually compelling user interfaces and understanding that modern user experience is more than just skin deep while working alongside her linear, editorial and technology counterparts to ensure that the BET digital experiences engage, delight, inform and entertain.