Leonardo is the Owner and Creative Director at Small Screen Design. He is a designer and developer with several years of experience in mobile, new media and user experience. Leonardo is a highly dedicated professional and he’s passionate about what he does. He started his career back in 2003 and during last years he worked on a variety of different mobile and embedded platforms for a number of well known brands and studios. Leonardo designs, prototypes and develops mobile applications, games, widgets and websites.
Apart from being a Flash Platform enthusiast Leonardo also contributes to the Flash and mobile community as an author and blogger, and he was co-manager of the Italian “Mobile & Devices Adobe User Group”. From 2008 to 2010 (three years) he had the honor to be Nokia Developer Champion, a recognition and reward program for top mobile developer worldwide.
In 2008 Leonardo formally founded Small Screen Design, a design and development studio focused on mobile design and user experience. In 2015 he became Digital Champion for Squillace: an ambassador for the Digital Agenda, to help every European become digital.
Skills and expertise
Mobile Applications, User Experience, Android, iOS, Mobile Design, User Interface Design, Rapid Prototyping, Adobe AIR, Concept Design, Windows Phone, Interaction Design, Mobile design, Mobile Application Design…
Articles, tutorials and other publications
- How to build your first AIR4Android application using FDT and Eclipse
- Making a simple SWF launcher with Nokia Carbide.c++ IDE: article on Adobe DevNet
Leonardo technically reviewed the following books
- HTML5 Game Development by Example: Beginner’s Guide – Second Edition (Makzan)
- Flash Development for Android Cookbook (Joseph Labrecque)
- Continuous Delivery and DevOps: A Quickstart guide (Paul Swartout)