Hello.

My name is Chris Alvarez, and I've been hand-crafting web experiences for the past ten years.

SeaWorld San Antonio Launch Site

This crowdsourced photo submission and voting app, was part of a larger social media campaign used to get the word out about SeaWorld San Antonio's membership plans. As UX architect for the project I faced complex interaction scenarios. The site was deemed a major success, though it was only up for a summer season (mirrored site linked).

UX Design

Interaction Design

PHP/UI Programming

CPS Energy Launch Site

After spending a few weeks poring over massive spreadsheets, I was able to condense massive amounts of energy data into a simple (and fun) educational tool.

Flash (AS3) Programming

Interaction/UX Design

Sound Effects (The "whoosh")

The CE Group Launch Site

Designing a custom CMS from the ground-up is no easy task. With their new multi-purpose site though, The CE Group could upload geo-mapped event galleries, update their partner lists and market their services through an easy to use back-end interface.

Information Architecture

UX Design

PHP/UI Programming

Rationale Digital Agency Launch Site

Being a new agency in town meant needing a new site on the 'interwebs.'

Interface Design

PHP/UI Programming

Proctor & Gamble - Beauty Advisor

In a partnership with Texas grocery chain HEB, Proctor & Gamble recruited "Beauty Advisors" to help educate customers about their full product-range. This app was their toolchest.

iOS programming (Titanium)

Interaction Design

Alamo180 Multisport Fitness Launch Site

Alamo180 Multisport fitness needed a site that would let them stand out in the market. As a new player in town, this also meant end-to-end branding development, site design/development and merchandise design.

Brand Development

Interface Design

PHP/UI Programming

YVodkaLaunch Site

YVodka, a San Antonio spirits company, was new to the market in 2009 and in need of a website that would reflect their personality. Built around iPad screen dimensions this site was also used to present their product to various bars and restaurants.

Interface Design

PHP/UI Programming

BioMed SALaunch Site

As an organization that keeps up with San Antonio's biomedical community, BioMedSA needed a site that could keep up with them using a fully custom CMS.

PHP/UI Programming

Apple maps and my $0.02 › (Some thoughts I had on September 27th, 2012 about Disruptions )