The City of Pikeville Economic Development Department is dedicated to encourage, support, and promote the economic vitality of the City of Pikeville and Eastern Kentucky. The City of Pikeville is forward thinking, progressive, and a fast-growing municipality in Eastern Kentucky. We used infographics, animations, an interactive map, photos, and video to help the City represent their objectives.
We are working with Hashtag Appalachia to create an augmented reality application. We are using Maya for animations, Unity for the augmentation, and Xcode / test flight for the application and testing. This project works with a physical trigger that’s close to the Bit Source facility and triggers and animation.
Our design team created a modern look and feel to provide an e-commerce solution for an abstract line of products - screens and drives. Our architects designed an easy to use interface that allows the customer to search the entire product line and create a wish list from which the sales agents can generate a quote. Our developers then built a product with a simple interface that is intuitive to use.
Mayberry is a marketing tool that can be used by rural tourism departments to maximize their minimal resources to a wide audience. Mayberry does this through through user segmentation and graphically compelling story pages that are used in combination with social media to target and direct specific users. It is built with a Drupal backend and is a custom designed content management solution that maximizes your content through user segmentation with an administrative user experience that is intuitive and learned quickly.
This is how you become a part of SOAR! The blueprint provides our path, the network provides the platform to accomplish these objectives. This site enables you to connect with others in our region, exchange ideas, learn, find solutions, get involved, and gives you a connection to the resources you need to work on these objectives we all identified. In this sense, there is no truer form of SOAR than the network, and there is no better way to engage with 54 counties than by simply providing the forum and letting the innovators, the thinkers, the doers, and the entrepreneurs go to work.
SOAR is a network of our Appalachia that unites 54 counties worth of talent enabling us to shape our own future. SOAR’s mission is to expand job creation, enhance regional opportunity, innovation, and identity, improve the quality of life, and support all those working to achieve these goals in Appalachian Kentucky. Our team developed the look, user experience and functionality for this important site.
This unique site utilizes a user segmentation to provide customized content to the site visitor based on the platform utilized to enter the site. This creative design provides the City of Pikeville with a powerful tool to expand their tourism marketing potential. This customized product runs on our Mayberry engine and was built with rural tourism in mind.