Dean is an artist, musician, and technologist from the Seattle area. For the past 7 years, he’s worked as the the Director of Technology at Sub Pop Records, having led digital campaigns for The Shins, Iron and Wine, Fleet Foxes, David Cross, Wolf Parade, and many, many more. He’s also a member of the A&R staff. Prior to Sub Pop he worked on the plumbing of the Internet as a software engineer and Unix sysadmin.
He’s shown visual art and film at Crawlspace Gallery and at the Bellevue Art Museum. The little free time that he has is spent playing, touring, and releasing decidedly un-digital 7-inch records with the Coconut Coolouts.