Barbara Foley
Creative Director of Multimedia

(located in Northern Virginia near Tysons Corners,
just outside of Washington, DC)

Barbara designs and develops interactive applications for the Internet, CD ROM and museum exhibits. Since 1994, she has engaged in every aspect of multimedia production from conceptualization, design, and prototyping to programming and production. With a focus on interactive learning, she develops unique methods to organize and display information, providing end-users with experiences that are both engaging and educational.

Barbara is published in the Richmond Arts Magazine, where she was awarded "Best in Show" for her digital artwork. At the Anderson Gallery Design Exhibition, she received the "Jurors' Choice Award" for her video and poster design. She has also been a Macromedia Instructor teaching courses in the very same multimedia tools she uses, Director, Flash, and Fireworks.

Barbara holds a B.F.A. with highest honors in Graphic Design and Electronic Media from Virginia Commonwealth University.

:: Craig Interactive Learning Environments (2000 - current)

Creative Director

Engaged in the full process of multimedia production for the Internet, CD ROM and museum exhibits. Focused on developing unique methods to organize and display information to provide end-users with experiences that are both engaging and educational. Responsible for hiring and directing designers and programmers.

:: Craig Interactive
Craig Interactive
Learning Environments
We Make Learning Memorable

Craig Interactive is a new media production company that creates Learning Environments for exhibits, education, training, and communications applications. We utilize audiovisual, multimedia, and internet technologies to enhance the learning experience and empower the learner, no matter what age.
Location: Takoma Park, Maryland
Technology: Macromedia Flash MX, ActionScript, XML, PHP, MySQL
:: T. Rowe Price
Rollover Planner
An Interactive Guide to Rolling
Over Your Retirement Money

Part marketing, part educational, this CD ROM leads potential customers through the important topics they should consider before rolling over retirement assets into an IRA account.
Location: Baltimore, Maryland
Technology: Macromedia Flash MX, ActionScript, XML
:: CertainTeed
Training Center
Learning Management System

Username: demo
Password: demo
Location: Hagerstown, Maryland
Technology: Macromedia Flash MX, ActionScript, XML, PHP, MySQL
:: National Library of Medicine
The Once and Future Web
Worlds Woven by the Telegraph and Internet

An interactive exhibition that explores the power of instant communication, from the invention of the telegraph to the evolution of the Internet. Visitors can interact with a telegraph officer, learn Morse Code and send a message to a friend; learn about digitization by taking a digital self-portrait, manipulating the image, and emailing it; conduct a virtual interview with a famous artist; and explore the origins, culture and impact of the telegraph and internet through interviews, animations, dramatic readings, music, archival films, photos, and more.
Location: Bethesda, Maryland
Technology: Macromedia Director, Lingo
:: National Archives
Discover Your Past
Genealogy: Connections to the Past

This interactive kiosk provides visitors with the tools they need to conduct their own genealogical research. Visitors can examine the different types of genealogical resources available and follow case studies to see how different pieces of information fit together to tell a story.
Location: Baltimore, Maryland
Technology: Macromedia Flash MX, ActionScript, XML, PHP, MySQL
:: National Archives
Discover Your Past
Let Your Voice Be Heard!

This interactive kiosk allows visitors to follow a ground breaking court case from the Mid-Atlantic Region. Through Archive resources, visitors are presented both sides of the argument and are then asked to vote on the issue. Visitors are then instructed to remove historical documents from the kiosk drawer to see the actual outcome.
Location: Baltimore, Maryland
Technology: Macromedia Flash MX, ActionScript, XML, PHP, MySQL
:: Independent Consultant (1995 - 2000)

Multimedia Developer - Graphic Designer, Animator, Programmer

Services range from creative to technical with a primary focus on Internet applications. Projects involve dynamic website design and development for corporate and non-profit organizations.

:: AudioMaster
Digital Audio Studio Website
User interface design candidates

Location: Washington, DC
:: GetOutdoors
Outdoor Adventurist Website
Designed and developed a database driven website and content management system (CMS). Illustrations were included in an early version of the learning section. Managed designers and programmers.

Location: San Francisco, California
Technology: PHP, MySQL, JavaScript
:: Foreign Service Institute
Crisis Management Training
Designed and programmed a Section 508 compliant course on Crisis Management.

Location: Arlington, Virginia
Technology: Macromedia Flash MX, XML, HTML, JavaScript
:: DTLink Software
Software Development Website
Corporate and product identity design and website development. Responsible for extending brands across all marketing collateral.

Location: College Park, Maryland
Technology: PHP
:: LawScope
Legal News & Referral Website
A special interest website providing referrals, news, advice, and a membership area. Designed a corporate identity and developed a database driven website. Built the website front-end and a content management system (CMS) for updating time critical content and general site management.

Location: Washington, DC
Technology: ColdFusion, MS Access, JavaScript
:: Ikimbo (2000 - 2001)

Senior Designer & Multimedia Developer

:: Ikimbo
A multimedia marketing series announcing the launch of Ikimbo's Omniprise, a technology that offers a simple solution for creating global communication and file sharing networks. Designed the product identity and supporting multimedia collateral for the Omniprise promotional campaign. Among the multimedia components were custom animation sequences, sound tracks and programming for the tradeshow kiosk, product demonstration and interactive tour.

Location: Herndon, Virginia
Technology: Macromedia Flash
:: Ikimbo
Corporate Website
Other user interface design candidates

Location: Herndon, Virginia
Technology: JavaScript, HTML
:: VCampus Corporation (1997 - 2000)

Director of Multimedia

Designed and developed online learning systems for students of continuing education and business training.

:: VCampus
Activity Library
Learning System

A database-driven learning system of interactive exercises.

These learning activities are an integral part of VCampus courseware as they provide a means for students to actively engage with course content rather than simply reading it. With a growing library of courses full of activities, VCampus needed a way to streamline the development of the complex interactive components. This modular system for constructing activities paved the way towards rapidly deploying activities.
Location: McLean, Virginia
Technology: Macromedia Director, Lingo, ColdFusion, MS Access
:: VCampus
Activity Studio
Learning System

An authoring studio for creating and managing interactive exercises.

Through the authoring studio, course developers are able to choose from a library of activity templates, select color schemes, and custom configure each activity with text and custom graphics. To increase usability and minimize training, the studio comes with context sensitive online documentation.
Location: McLean, Virginia
Technology: Macromedia Director, Lingo, ColdFusion, MS Access
:: Image Communications (1995 - 1997)

Senior Multimedia Developer

Designed and developed multimedia applications for CD ROM and exhibits. Directed in-house designers, programmers, and interns.

:: Glaxo Wellcome
Medicines; the inside story
Task Force for Child Survival and Development

A traveling exhibition exploring the past, present and future of medicines. Visitors to the exhibition can make a medicine and test it on a virtual patient; investigate diseases and therapeutic approaches, explore the systems, types and actions of medicines; and travel inside the human body to see how a medicine works. A take home CD ROM and teacher's edition CD ROM is also part of the exhibition.
Technology: Macromedia Director, Lingo
:: Business Week
Business Week Archive
1995 and 1996

An interactive reference CD ROM for the leading business journal featuring an entire year of issues with full-text search capability. The archive contains a search engine that allows users to look up articles by issue, department, subject, and headline. Material can be viewed on screen, or printed out, allowing the user to compile and arrange a great deal of information in just minutes. The resulting archive is a great timesaver for business professionals, teachers, students and anyone else needing easy access to a full year of cutting edge business information.
Location: New York, NY
Technology: Macromedia Director, Lingo
:: SPOT Image
SPOT Image

A cross-platform CD ROM for SPOT Image, a French satellite imaging company. The application incorporates sound, video, and animation to highlight and explain the various applications of SPOT satellite imagery.
Location: France
Technology: Macromedia Director, Lingo
:: Technology
:: Design
Adobe Acrobat
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe PageMaker
Adobe PhotoShop
Macromedia Freehand
Metacreations Painter
Quark XPress
:: Multimedia
Macromedia Director
Macromedia Flash
NorthCode SWF Studio
:: Programming
ActionScript (Macromedia Flash)
Lingo (Macromedia Director)
:: Sound
Macromedia Sound Edit
Mystik Media Blaze Media Pro
Sound Designer
Sound Forge
:: Video
Adobe After Effects
Adobe Premiere
Apple Quicktime Pro/QTVR
Mystik Media Blaze Media Pro
Sorenson Squeeze
:: 3D Modeling
Specular Infini-D
Ray Dream Designer

Barbara Foley
Creative Director of Multimedia

(located in Northern Virginia near Tysons Corners,
just outside of Washington, DC)