Jul 12 2012

Marker Seven Welcomes Two New Starts to the Team!

Welcome to our two newest additions: Project Manager Maggie Fok, and Web Designer Marcus Duvoisin.

Jul 6 2012

Six Key Concepts for Designing a Modern Digital Reading Experience

Marker Seven specializes in designing great user experiences.

Jun 20 2012

Marker Seven Kicks Off Human Needs Project

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.

Jun 5 2012

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!

May 30 2012

Marker Seven Launches new website for Echopass

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.

May 23 2012

John Clauss, CEO of Marker Seven, Featured on MO.com

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.

Apr 27 2012

Marker Seven CEO Featured in Enterprise Radio Interview with Host Eric Dye

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.

Apr 20 2012

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.

Apr 6 2012

2012 Management Experience Conference

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:

Mar 30 2012

Thanks for All for Attending Marker Seven's Happy Hour Networking Event

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!

Feb 1 2012

Marker Seven's UX Designer Meagan Timney Selected to Speak at Implementing New Knowledge Conference

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:

Jan 23 2012

Marker Seven Sponsors DrupalCon 2012

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!

Jan 16 2012

Meagan Timney Joins Marker Seven Team

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.

Jan 6 2012

Marker Seven Office Recognized in Houzz Magazine

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.

Nov 17 2011

Marker Seven Launches Earthbound Farm Website

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. 

Nov 15 2011

Remembering Summer 2011

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. 

Nov 8 2011

Continental Resources Wins Best In Class IMA Award for Website

"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.

Oct 31 2011

Marker Seven Welcomes Dana Mandolesi and Gerald Quiambao

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.

Oct 11 2011

Zephyrsf.com Presented with Web Marketing Associations Web Award for Outstanding Website

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.