Cengage Learning (sen’gāj): a leading provider of innovative teaching, learning and research solutions for the academic, professional and library markets worldwide.

Thomson Learning had just sold its publishing properties to a venture capitalist and with a new name and a new brand, when I left P&G for greener pastures and joined Cengage Learning.

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While a short-lived position due to warring factions with was going to own this new function, I provided content management, prototype development for cengage.com, including editing and .NET component integration, and change/release management through the JIRA ticket system for the Comergent-based Ecommerce platform for ichapters.com and other business segments (serviceplus.cengage.com, estore.cengage.com, etc.).

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Interactive geotarget overlay on cengage.com, which allowed visitors to tailor their experience to their global location.

Contributing to the iChapters Usability Summit, 2007 in Belmont, California – rapid prototyping, heuristic / usability reviews with college and adult education students – was also a responsibility, along with display advertising art direction, design and production and for iChapters online media programs.

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