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July NYC Web Design Meetup

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Under the Hood: Immersive HTML5 Experiences

Garrett Nantz (CCO), Cathy Davenport (CD), Ali Baranker (Account Manager), and Tai U (Lead Technologist) of Luxurious Animals (, will present details about two recently launched projects:

Who we are Panera's "The Hard Road to Antibiotic-Free" (!antibioticfree) html5 site. (our latest launch, partner: C-K) What inspired us What makes it unique How we did it CDW's Road Trip ( (one of our recent launches, partner: Ogilvy) What inspired us What makes it unique How we did it Questions About Luxurious Animals

Luxurious Animals is a creative digital agency that has established itself as architects of innovative, elegant marketing media. Our work inspires, engages, and transforms audiences into passionate customers. We collaborate with our clients to deliver dynamic excitement and intelligence within their brand's digital presence. For each client we assemble the ideal team to create spectacular websites, live action, interactive installations, visual effects, games and mobile applications using our own technological innovations.

Garrett Nantz is Chief Creative Officer and Founder of Luxurious Animals . In 2008, he started the agency to merge traditional storytelling with interactivity. The company has been fortunate to have created websites, games, installations, and commercials for brands such as Esquire, Lufthansa, HBO, Porsche, Lunchables and Panera Bread.

Cathy Davenport Lee is Creative Director and VP. She heads up, staffs, and leads the design department for Luxurious Animals in addition to serving as an advisor on the executive/business level.

Ali Baranker Singer has been a Project Manager at Luxurious Animals for almost four years. Her role is to keep projects running smoothly and the lines of communication open between the Animals and clients.

Tai U is Lead Technologist of Luxurious Animals. With a long reputation of success in the interactive game, he's thoughtfully masterminded many of our most challenging technical endeavors.

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