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Barrett Lombardo
Works at Orbit Media Studios, Inc.
Attended Deerfield High School, Deerfield, IL
Lives in Chicago, IL
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"In general, our research shows that these locally-owned networks tend to deliver better value to their customers when compared on a price-per-megabit basis to competing cable and telecom providers in their own cities,"
Americans pay far more and get far less when it comes to the Internet than many other people around the world. But a few small towns might be changing that. Internet users in Seoul continue to get the speediest connections at the lowest prices a...
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This headline would make a great t-shirt that would likely never go out of style.
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security ;and the United Kingdom advised computer users to consider using alternatives to Microsoft Corp .'s Internet Explorer browser until the company fixes a security flaw that hackers have used to launch attacks.
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+Orbit Media Studios is hiring! Check out our Culture page!
Chicago Web Design Company - Professional Website Designers - Chicago, IL
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The first trick is determining if the request is simple or complex... Sometimes that's harder than it seems.
After 12 years of experience building custom web applications for both ourselves and our clients, we have a pretty good understanding of what it takes to totally bomb a complex project. A web application is simply a website or a website feature that is designed for a user to perform a specific ...
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Get the last drop out of your website!
A website can be mobile optimized by retrofitting a design to use responsive css thus providing a better user experience on mobile devices and extending the life of your existing website.
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Learn how #SocialMedia and #SEO work together in a FREE @SpinSucks webinar with @crestodina 1/15 http://goo.gl/vVAwom 
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Andy Crestodina explains how to future-proof your content marketing so that it remains relevant as search engines develop
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fascinating. I generally like orange and brown.
How do colors affect us when we buy things? The latest research reveals the science of colors in marketing and how to use it for your advantage:
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I love orange!
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Interesting take on a sensitive issue - Cyber Resilience.
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Good summary of the pros and cons and compromises with navigation design on current websites.
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Collaborative feed to promote +Orbit Media Studios  Culture. Kudos to the Orbiteers! http://www.orbitmedia.com/culture
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As the Web Director at Orbit Media Studios, I manage the creation of products and services Orbit offers to meet the needs of Orbit clients.
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  • Orbit Media Studios, Inc.
    Web Director, President, 2001 - present
  • Corporate Disk Company
    Web Developer, 1998 - 1999
  • Interactive Resources, Inc.
    Web Developer, 1996 - 1998
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Chicago, IL
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Business owner, father of 3, husband, veteran web developer, artist, sci-fi fan
Introduction

Professionally, I have been developing websites since 1995. Now I manage a team of developers, designers and project managers, a support team and a managed services team - Orbit rocks!

Outside of work, I paint, read comic books. I have played guitar for 3 years now with the Old Town School of Folk Music and know a lot of Beatles and Grateful Dead songs.

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I ride my bike to work from Evanston to Chicago every day I can.
Education
  • Deerfield High School, Deerfield, IL
    1990
  • University of Iowa
    Art, Business, 1990 - 1995
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