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Chris Gilligan

Information Architect, Web Server Administrator, Media Producer

web • video • print

chris@chrisgilligan.net
chrisgilligan.com

I design and produce information and communication media for university, corporate, small business, manufacturing and non-profit clients:

  • web sites
    • Information architecture and design for open source content management systems
    • Linux Apache MySQL PHP web server administration
    • Postfix Dovecot Sendmail mail server administration
    • DNS & Domain Name Registration
    • LAMP performance tuning: Apache Prefork and Worker MPM, MySQL query cache, APC OpCode & User Cache
    • Script and database-driven interactive technology using PHP, MySQL, Javascript, CSS
  • video — delivered via DVD, CD, or web
  • training media
    • web-based online training systems
    • print — manuals, posters, job station training materials
    • classroom — audiovisual presentations, slideshows, motivational music, sound reinforcement
  • corporate communications
    • meeting planning and support
    • audiovisual presentations — board meetings, analyst meetings, business development
    • visual identity — convention booths, banners, slide shows
    • magazine articles — trade publications, public opinion-editorial, corporate publications

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Humanities:
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, 1989

Work

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

November, 2012 – present

  • Web Development Specialist
    • Develop XML/XSL templates for OmniUpdate OU Campus Content Management System
    • Develop PHP HTML/CSS/JS themes for WordPress Multi-Site Blog System
    • Develop HTML, CSS, Javascript templates for Central Authentication System, BlackBoard, Banner and Luminis Portal
    • Train and assist University Staff and Faculty on OU Campus and WordPress Systems

Self-employed

March, 2008 – present

  • Internet Developer
    • Open source content management systems
    • Web server and hosting administration, vacantserver.net and 223hosting.com
    • Tech support and training for clients

CTC Technologies / Chattanooga Online , Chattanooga, TN
February, 2007 – March, 2008

  • Internet Architect
    • Website design, web administration and email hosting for hundreds of clients

Chris Gilligan Interactive
July 2005 – February 2007

  • Designed and produced information and communication media for corporate, small business, manufacturing and non-profit clients
    • web, video, print

The Krystal Company, Chattanooga, TN
April, 1990 – July 2005

  • Produced and maintained corporate internet web sites (krystal.com)
  • Produced and maintained corporate intranet & e-learning sites
  • Produced training, marketing and communication video programs
  • Produced supporting multimedia and live television for corporate conventions
  • Designed corporate communication media: intranet, magazines, brochures, posters, and flyers
  • Produced presentation graphics for seminars and meetings
  • Developed database and web applications to manage customer comment data & mapping

Skills

20 years experience in multimedia production on various computer platforms (PC, Mac) and software (video, drawing, paint, layout, word processing, web page design, network, etc.) 15 years experience in video production: scripting, producing, casting, directing, videography, and nonlinear editing

10 years experience in website production: information architecture, interface design, database integration, site hosting and management, site promotion, search engine placement

Software

  • Adobe Dreamweaver, Flash, Premiere, AfterEffects, Photoshop, PageMaker, Illustrator, Acrobat
  • Panic Coda Editor
  • Microsoft Media Encoder, Access, FrontPage, Word, Powerpoint, Excel
  • PHP components: Joomla! CMS, WordPress, phpMyAdmin, phpBB
  • AOL/MapQuest Interconnect
  • ESRI ARCWeb
  • Google Postini spam/virus filter system administration, Google AdWords, GoogleMaps API
  • CentOS, Ubuntu, Linux Apache web server, Windows NT & 2000 web server
  • cPanel Web Host Manager web server administration
  • Virtualmin | Webmin web host and server administration

Websites

See my current portfolio:
http://chrisgilligan.com/portfolio/

Video

The Krystal Company

GrillCam

  • originally conceived and edited for major athletic stadium promo spots
    (Atlanta Braves, Chattanooga Lookouts, University of Tennessee)

Satisfaction, ‘Round the Clock

  • edited from raw “fan on the street” commercial selects
  • script development, production of in-restaurant scenes, ideation of animated titles
  • 5 min. loop run in new franchise restaurants during opening weeks

Krystal History

  • research, animated archival photos, edited period music and film footage

Non-Profit Organizations

Sequatchie Valley Institute

  • Office Manager, Resident, Chairperson, 2009-2013

Skaters for Public Skateparks

  • Founding Member, Board of Directors

Bike Chattanooga – Chattanooga Bicycle Task Force

  • Founding Member, Chairperson, 1997-2002

Southern Off-Road Bicycle Association

  • Webmaster, 2003-2004

Chattanooga-Hamilton County Metropolitan Planning Organization

  • Executive Staff Member, 1999-2002

Published Articles & Books

Public Skatepark Development Guide (contributing author and photographer)

  • 1st Edition, 2007

Permanent Waves – The Case for Public Concrete Skateparks

  • Concrete Wave Magazine, Summer 2004

Skate at Your Own Risk: Who’s Supervising Your Skateparks?

  • Parks & Recreation Magazine, Summer 2004

Skateboard Parks: Do Bikes Belong?

  • Landscape Architect Magazine, September, 2004 é