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Google user interface designer Leland Rechis has quit the company to join microblogging startup Twitter, Twitter’s Director of Mobile Business Development announced today — via Twitter.Leland is following a well-worn path from Google for Twitter.
Two of Twitter cofounders, Biz Stone and Ev Williams, met at Google before leaving to begin a startup.
Top designer Doug Bowman left Google to join Twitter in March.
Before joining Google in 2004, Leland was a senior designer at Yahoo.
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