Hannah Day Joins BrightFire

November 13, 2013By Michael GarnerCompany News

Say hello to Hannah Day!  She was recently added to the BrightFire crew as a Project Administrator.  Hannah brings a broad background in project management, graphic design, online marketing, and WordPress. When she’s not at work, she enjoys reading comics, drawing, and traveling – an avid fan of anything new and exciting especially new food … Read More

Mike Peters Design Contest Finalist

July 24, 2013By Michael GarnerCompany News

Congrats to our very own Mike Peters for being a finalist in the t-shirt design competition at HipChat.  Mike is one of our talented graphic designers.  HipChat is an instant message / chat service we use internally here at BrightFire and we highly recommend it.  Great job Mike!

Josh Coffee Joins BrightFire

June 19, 2013By Michael GarnerCompany News

We are excited to welcome Josh Coffee to BrightFire! Josh is our newest Web Developer with extensive skills in Ruby on Rails development, Ruby, HTML5/CSS3, jQuery, and JavaScript. Josh is excellent at bringing together his experience, creativity, and technology to transform ideas into working applications. BrightFire is growing and increasing our experience and capacity to … Read More

It’s Pronounced “Jif” NOT “Gif”

May 25, 2013By Michael GarnerTech News

The old debate over how to pronounce GIF, which stands for Graphics Interchange Format, re-emerged last week when Steve Wilhite, the inventor of the common graphic image format, declared it should be pronounced “jif”, like the brand of peanut butter, instead of with a hard G sound. At the Webby Awards Tuesday night, Mr. Wilhite … Read More

Got Some MailChimp Swag Today

April 21, 2013By Michael GarnerCompany News, Marketing Services

A big shout out to our fellow Atlantans at MailChimp. They sent us some MailChimp swag and of course we dropped everything to play with it! Another example of excellent branding and marketing on their part. We also love using MailChimp as part of the email marketing we do for our customers and ourselves.