Tails from Gatorworks

May 22, 2011

Gatorworks Client-Project Covered by Harvard

Gatorworks Client-Project Covered by Harvard

April 8, 2011

Gatorworks Ranks #6 on Inaugural LSU100

This afternoon we were honored as one of the top 100 fastest growing tiger businesses during the LSU 100 Awards Luncheon. Gatorworks landed at the number 6 spot on the list of 100 companies. Here are the top 10:

April 8, 2011

LSU honors 10 fastest-growing alumni businesses

The inaugural members of the LSU 100, which salutes the fastest-growing businesses led by alumni, were honored at a luncheon today. LSU officials gave special recognition to the 10 fastest-growing companies. Broad Oak Energy of Dallas, which topped the list, had 464% growth over the past five years.

March 21, 2011

Gatorworks Included in Inaugural LSU 100

BATON ROUGE – Gatorworks Web Design will be honored as one of the top 100 fastest growing tiger businesses during the LSU 100 Awards Luncheon on Friday, April 8, 2011, beginning at 11:30 a.m. The luncheon will be held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, located at 4728 Constitution Avenue.

March 16, 2011

Looking Back on RubyConf 2010

Late last year, I was super-excited to learn that RubyConf 2010 was being held just an hour away from here, in New Orleans. Given that I love Ruby and write most of my code these days in it, I knew I had to go.

February 25, 2011

Gatorworks Hired to Redesign RonaldReagan.com

Gatorworks, the award-winning web design team from Baton Rouge, recently redesigned the website for former President Ronald Reagan: www.RonaldReagan.com. The website will be used to help promote the 2011 Republican Leadership Conference and Reagan Centennial Celebration to be held in New Orleans later this year.

February 25, 2011

Rodriguez, ’02, Designs New Website

Reprinted from www.rummelraiders.com – Archbishop Rummel High School, Metairie, LA The new website for Archbishop Rummel made its official debut on Thursday after much effort from several key persons, particularly Brian Rodriguez, ’02, and senior Adam Landreneau, ’11.

September 30, 2010

Website offers alternative trading

Gatorworks client, The Give Project, was recently featured in the LSU Daily Reveille: Imagine a magical place where everything – from textbooks to furniture, music lessons to tutoring sessions – is free. Believe it or not, this college student playground really does exist and was created by a University alumnus.

July 6, 2010

Ruby on Rails: Our Choice for Web App Development

Over the last year or so, we’ve used Ruby on Rails for development of our largest web applications here at Gatorworks. Ruby on Rails is one of the so-called “opinionated” web frameworks out there. By opinionated, I mean that it makes a lot of assumptions for you.

April 20, 2010

Welcome to the NEW PolicyPitch.com

Our team recently had the pleasure of working with New Orleans attorney/entrepreneur Zach Kupperman of Policy Pitch. We gave his website a nice face-lift from a design / usability standpoint. (We did not do the development -only design) PolicyPitch.com allows people to propose new public policy ideas and track local legislation at the state level.