Patrick Hansen is a user experience designer with a leader in RIA development, EffectiveUI in Denver. He has been in the design industry for almost a decade working in a variety of media, ranging from print, branding, illustration, video and audio production. He even dabbled in the role of software trainer with a leading computer company. After being immersed in the more conventional design genres, he has entered into the interactive realm, honing his skills with development and web technologies including Flash and Flex. With the ability to blend his creative and technical side, he aims to help bridge the gap between design and development.