The Marker Seven Team recently kicked off a redesign project for the Human Needs Project, a Community Resource Center which provides communities and slums around the world with Clean Water, Public Baths, Sanitation, Clean Energy, a central Information Kiosk, Wifi and a Marketplace where local entrepreneurs connected to a Community Resource Center will produce and sell locally necessary products supported with the latest low-tech, green technology from Berkeley, MIT and Harvard.
Marker Seven CEO, John Clauss, Joins Chicago Radio Host Holly Campbell Tomorrow for a Live Radio Interview
Marker Seven CEO, John Clauss will join Chicago Radio Talk Show Host, Holly Campbell tomorrow for a live radio interview to share his story of how Marker Seven survived the Dot com crash of the early 2000's, and will be providing business tips for entrepreneurs struggling today. Should your business use social media? How important is digital technology in this day and age? Make sure to tune in tomorrow to station W4WN - Chicago @ 9am (CST) to find out!
We are proud to announce that our talented team has completed a site redesign for Echopass Corporation, a company which aims to provide continued education around cloud-based contact centers.
The new site not only conveys the company’s innovative approach to unite the foremost leaders in the areas of customer experience, contact center infrastructure, communication services, but also to unite individuals in consulting and support.
John Clauss, CEO and Co-Founder of Marker Seven was recently featured on MO.com where he discusses in a full-length interview what influenced his decision to break away from the corporate world and start a business in the web design industry.
“Owning a web design business for over a decade has taught me that creating a successful website involves an excellent understanding of business strategy, user experience, visual design and development," he quotes.
Marker Seven Founder and CEO John Clauss joined Enterprise Radio Talk Show Host Eric Dye for a radio broadcast on the Entrepreneur Podcast Network to discuss his expertise as an entrepreneur.
During the interview, Clauss described how building websites with content management frameworks, such as drupal, is the future of web development.
Tune Into Enterprise Radio to Listen to CEO and Founder of Marker Seven John Clauss this Monday, April 23rd
We are proud to announce that John Clauss, CEO and Co-Founder of Marker Seven will be joining Eric Dye from the Entrepreneur Podcast Network this coming Monday April 23, 2012 at 10 a.m. PST. He will be discussing his journey as a successful entrepreneur with over fifteen years of management and consulting experience in the web design industry.
"Make it Mom Friendly"
What happens when you take the top leaders in the user experience industry and put them into a room together for two days? In a word, magic. On March 4 and 5th, 2012, Marker Seven's Lead Interaction Designer, Meagan Timney had the opportunity to attend Adaptive Path’s Managing Experience Conference held at the Julia Morgan Ballroom at the Merchant’s Exchange in San Francisco, CA.
Read more of Meagan's experience here:
Thanks to all who attended Marker Seven's "Happy Hour Networking Mixer" on Wednesday, March 28!
If you are a relevant industry professional in the Web, Advertising, and/or Tech industry and would like to be put on our guest list for future events, please send us your name and email address via Twitter or for more information, "Like" us on Facebook.
Thank you and stay tuned for future Marker Seven events! Until then, happy networking!
We have some exciting news to share!
One of Marker Seven's very own, Meagan Timney, has been selected to present her research on digital book design at the Implementing New Knowledge Environments conference, “Beyond Accessibility: Textual Studies in the 21st Century.” Come June, Meagan will be traveling to Victoria, BC to share her paper, “Turning the Page: Rethinking Design for Digital Editions,” which discusses innovative modes of interaction within the realm of the digital text. Here is an excerpt from the abstract for her talk:
The year upon us is chock full of greatly anticipated events, namely the London Olympics, presidential election, and of course, DrupalCon 2012. Marker Seven is proud to announce its sponsorship and support for the event this year, which will take place in the beautiful city of Denver, Colorado. From March 19th to the 23rd, the Marker Seven team is packing up its laptops and pulling on its snow gear to head for the mountains of Colorado. Check out DrupalCon’s website here to get as excited as we are!
Marker Seven is proud to introduce Meagan Timney as its newest team member and lead interaction designer. Meagan is responsible for developing user experience and goal-driven design, usability testing, information architecture, content strategy, research, and writing for Marker Seven projects.
Marker Seven is excited to announce its debut onto the interior decoration scene!
Home design website, Houzz.com, has included our office in their recent "Choose Art with a Third Dimension" article, featuring a picture of our downstairs seating area displaying a C. Jere wall sculpture.
We want to congratulate our interior decorator, Soledad Alzaga, for her Houzz recognition and thank her for our functional and contemporary work place.
We are proud to announce that our team has completed a site redesign for Earthbound Farm, an organic food and farming pioneer.
The new site not only conveys the company’s innovative approach to organic food and farming, but also improves the user's experience through enhanced online interaction, and an intuitive site architecture making it easier to find information about the company and its wide range of organic food products.
The weather is cooling down in San Francisco and we're quickly approaching rainy season. Tahoe already got its first snow and while we welcome the winter with open arms (several avid skiers and snowboarders leave work early on Fridays for a trip to the mountains throughout the winter), we are hanging on to the warm memories of summer.
"Continental Resources was the type of client interactive agencies dream about," said Scott Abbott, creative director at Marker Seven. "The oil exploration vertical market had not truly embraced the Web, and Continental wanted to break the mold. It was a prime opportunity to be a leader and blow away the competition.
We are delighted to welcome two new additions to our Marker Seven team, Gerald Quiambao and Dana Mandolesi. Both are now settled into our San Francisco office and have already begun to showcase their project management skills. We love having them.
We are proud to announce our team’s work for the Zephyr Real Estate website has been awarded the Web Marketing Association’s WebAward for “Outstanding Website.” The WebAward program, now in its 15th year, annually names the best web sites of 96 different industries. The “Outstanding Website” category recognizes work above and beyond the standard of excellence.
Each year Marker Seven selects a local non-profit to support by lending our website development and design skills. This summer/fall we are working with Feather River Land Trust to help them reinvigorate their online presence and develop an online communications strategy.
Feather River Land Trust works to conserve land in the Feather River region and steward its ecological and cultural values for current and future generations.