Ellen White, President & Creative Director
founded creative perspectives in 1985 and has guided the company's
development from a small graphic design firm to one of the leading
electronic media companies in the nation. As President, she guides
a diverse staff of talented individuals. As Creative Director, she
touches nearly every project, orchestrating complex productions
while applying marketing know-how to visually tell a client's
Ellen holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts with a concentration in Graphics
from James Madison University. In the late 1980s, she developed
and taught Graphic Design for the Desktop Publisher.
She has presented at several industry conferences including Macromedias
International User Conference.
AV Video/Multimedia Producer magazine recently named Ellen to their
annual list of the Top 100 multimedia developers in the industry.
Tom McCrystal, Chief Technology Officer
Tom McCrystal joined
creative perspectives in 1989 and currently holds the positions
of Vice President and Chief Technology Officer. He provides overall
strategic technology assessment and planning to the company, serves
as senior software architect, is involved in hands-on application
development, and designs high-performance communications networks.
Tom is a frequent presenter at industry conferences, including
presentations at three Macromedia International User Conferences,
the Software Publishers Association Conference, and the Western
Communications Forum. He is also an adjunct faculty member at Piedmont
Virginia Community College, where he teaches several courses related
to multimedia production.
AV Video/Multimedia Producer magazine named Tom to their 1996 list
of the Top 100 multimedia developers.