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Peter Olson
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Attended Wesleyan University
Lives in New York, NY
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Female pangolin released into the wild
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It’s the end of yet another late-night era: Jon Stewart is leaving The Daily Show. ...
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A 90s era profile of Douglas Copeland #flt   #genx  
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The impact of gun ownership on mortality rates. #flt  
Wayne LaPierre of the National Rifle Association issued a passionate call to arms last year, painting a bleak picture of a dystopian America on the brink of collapse: We know, in the world that surrounds us, there are terrorists and home invaders and drug cartels and car-jackers and knock-out gamers...
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A big, important new study finds that the seas now face the prospect of mass extinction.
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Media outlets have been widely praised for publishing the cartoons in a way that misses a subtler threat.
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Spidey to appear in Marvel Cinematic Universe films. Wow. #flt  
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The Groot programming language. #flt  
groot - The Groot Programming Language
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Lending to low-income people didn't contribute significantly to the real estate crash. #flt  
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Mitt Romney has released an official campaign photo. #flt  
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Duke University stops their plan to broadcast a mid-day Friday call to prayer #flt  
The university backed down from a new initiative, handing a victory to opponents of pluralism.
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    Neuroscience and Behavior and Studio Art, 1993 - 1997
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    Studio Arts and Architecture, 1993 - 1997
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My tagline can beat up your tagline.
Introduction
Creative technologist at IDEO, Marvel alum. I write, dive, make things and do a variety of other stuff.  

Nothing here should be interpreted as the opinions of my employer, my family or anyone I've ever known.
Bragging rights
I kind of invented digital comics.
Work
Occupation
Vice President of Web and Application Development
Employment
  • IDEO
    Director, Creative Technologist, 2014 - present
  • Marvel Entertainment
    Vice President of Web and Application Development, 2004 - 2014
  • Bolt, Inc.
    Sr. Designer, 1999 - 2001
  • Entertainment Drive
    Producer, 1998 - 1999
  • Eisenman Architects
    Intern, 1997 - 1998
  • Digital Design and Technology Consultant, 2001 - 2004
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New York, NY
Previously
Jackson, MS - Houston, TX - Middletown, CT
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