The best of all teachers, experience
Web Development Immersive (WDI) is a rigorous 12-week/full-time educational experience where students obtain the skills to take on new careers as junior-level web developers.
The native app for PackStack was written in Objective-C and was a tremendous learning experience since I was coming from the world of web development.
The PackStack REST API does the heavy lifting for the PackStack iOS and website apps. There's an API call for every major function a user can perform while interacting with the application.
I'm part of the UI team in charge of developing and maintaining the content that appears on the Homepage and Front Door landing pages.
Talking Points is the most successful Facebook application to date for Nokia. At the peak of its usage, there were more than 25,000 monthly active users.
This promotion was created to celebrate the 42nd American Country Music Awards. This robust site featured a sweepstakes, game, leaderboard, and viral component for inviting friends.
Brown and Bubbly was the theme of a Super Bowl promo starring P Diddy. This site supplemented the Super Bowl ad that ran, and allowed visitors to upload their face to star in their own music video.
For over two years I was the lead application developer for the site responsible for the Air Force's primary source of leads. Work involved everything from maintaining the intricate process that filtered qualified leads to managing the process that accepts and validates external 3rd party lead data.
Fans can select one of three stories to rewrite using their own words and friends. The fun story choices included Romeo and Juliet, and Cinderella and Prince ____________. With over 50,000 monthly active users and over 8,000 submitted stories, this popular app is still going strong!
Students from colleges throughout the country all competed for a chance to get the Dave Matthews Band to play live at their school. Students at the school with the most participations in terms of picture and video uploads won.
The Hustle allowed users to swap bottles from the Green Label Art designer series from Mountain Dew. Within Facebook, users could request trades and steal bottles - with the goal of collecting all six unique bottles for their collection.
This sweepstakes was featured on Fritos brand packaging for a few months. Visitors who entered had a chance to win various camping related prize packages.
AA's earliest move into the social networking space. Travel Bag allows users to share their favorite travel destinations and keep a log of their travels among other things.
Twenty influential bloggers were each handed a Nokia 6650 to document a day in their lives. A custom application was created to accept their incoming picture messages and post them directly to the site in real time.