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Sharleen Smith

Adjunct, Alumni, Class of 1994

Courses Taught: Principles of Design
Thesis

Currently SVP of Interactive Services at Lime; Life Balance Media (lime.com) Smith is a graphic designer by trade, with a Bachelor's Degree from SVA and a Master's from NYU's Interactive Telecommunications Program. Smith began her career in new media as Director of New Technology at USA Networks way back in 1994 -- there she launched that company's first website, scifi.com. USANetworks.com quickly followed, and after 5 years of growing both to award-winning status, Smith left to become VP, Convergence Lab at Oxygen Media. At Oxygen, Smith managed a team of producers, developers, and designers creating applications for digital cable TV and broadband streaming services, including Video-On-Demand and interactive TV.