Ilana Westerman


Create with Context

CEO, Co-Founder

Ilana Westerman is CEO of Create with Context, Inc., a leading digital strategy consulting firm. For the past 15 years, she has championed the role of people plus context as key drivers behind the design of innovative technology solutions, helping ensure that digital products and services align with human needs, goals, and desires.

Ilana began working on digital innovation in the mid-1990s, including award-winning work on the IBM Nagano Olympics web presence. Then she led the R&D teams for key Yahoo! properties and innovation efforts.

Most recently, she has served as CEO at Create with Context, where under her leadership the company has seen significant year-over-year growth since its inception in 2005, with clients ranging from global brands such as Accenture, Adobe, Barclay Bank, Intuit, Panasonic, SK Telecom, Visa, and Yahoo! to technology startups including, Ingenuity, Next Issue, Scoope, and RedBubble.


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