Hi, I'm James. I like to build stuff.
I have never taken the traditional path in life. I got kicked out of high school for hacking computers and later completed a masters degree with top honors at Penn State. I am both a developer and a designer, a musician and a poet and an accomplished media artist who is not afraid of the commercial world.
If you are looking for Zurb Foundation, HTML5, Ruby, Creative Coding, Processing, or Cyborg Plants, you are at the right place.
Zurb is a self professed team of “T-Shaped Designers that help grow businesses” and doesn’t fit into typical agency categories. They have worked with a ton of startups since 1998 and have help build or refine some of the greatest UX you have experienced across names big and small.Read more »
Okay, officially I was a grey badge or a contractor but working at Apple was nice. I mean, very, very nice. The campus is beautiful, I worked on top of the line hardware, I had an office with a view for a while. They even have Starbucks machines. If you have never used one, I can’t begin to tell you how wonderful they are.
Well, all good things come to an end. I had a serious dilemma. I had an opportunity to move to Paris.Read more »
Speaking Engagements and Presentations
- HTML5 Developers Conference, San Francisco
- Schreyers Honors College, the Pennsylvania State University
- Digital Cultures and Creativity Honors College, University of Maryland
- Salisbury University
- ISEA Istanbul (International Symposium for the Electronic Arts)
- Penn State Exploration Day
- Penn State Altoona