Meet Funko's
DERRIC WISE

Careers - Derric’s Story
 Entrepreneurial Artist
Derric’s Story
Entrepreneurial Artist
After high school, Derric spent years freelancing successfully as a designer while helping his father start a fruit stand wine business in eastern Washington. Deciding to go back to school, Derric earned a BFA from Fort Lewis College, which led to a career in the tech scene and Derric found his way to Funko.
Careers - What Derric Does
 Creative Lead UX/UI
What Derric Does
Creative Lead UX/UI
Derric braves an hour commute to work every morning, ready to discuss new ways to optimize the user experience and improve how Funko fans interact with the brand digitally. He thinks out the purchase process from a user perspective, discovers the subtle difference between a shop and a catalogue, and alters interaction designs for upcoming apps and games.
 
 
“It’s like working at a Disney theme park—the aesthetic and branding detail is insane, to a micro level, down to the desks and chairs we sit on. Plus, there are toys everywhere.”
 
“It’s like working at a Disney theme park—the aesthetic and branding detail is insane, to a micro level, down to the desks and chairs we sit on. Plus, there are toys everywhere.”
 
 
“I love working with so many great, intelligent folks—people with really sharp technical minds who are able to express themselves freely and creatively.”
 
“I love working with so many great, intelligent folks—people with really sharp technical minds who are able to express themselves freely and creatively.”