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Fall Open House – Save the Date – Oct 27th

We’re looking forward to breaking in the new space by hosting an awesome Fall Open House!  More details coming soon!  Can’t wait to see everyone!

Once again the duo from DCDB(Valli Ravindran/Alisa Schadt) put on a heck of a show at The Return of the Wonder Emporium! From awesome music by Ana Sia, to fire dancers, acrobatics, a great turnout and a killer venue, it was somehow able to beat out the party from last year! And for those who attended last year, you know that’s sayin’ something! For everyone who stopped by the MB table to design your business card, we’re finally ready to announce the winner of the iPad2! We had a ton of really creative entries, so even choosing the finalists was … Continue reading

Perhaps you’ve already heard the news – Mediabarn has moved to Arlington!  The ‘Barn, the Lab, and the Team can now be found at: 2200 Clarendon Blvd. Suite 1200 Arlington, VA 22201 Our new location has: More than double the office space dedicated to design, technology, placements and research A larger UX Lab, additional state-of-the-art focus group and observation rooms. Room to accommodate our growing Mediabarn team A great view of Georgetown New hires Located in Arlington, our new office space is: Metro accessible – The Courthouse stop is accessible right from the building Minutes from downtown Washington, D.C. and … Continue reading

Happy Holidays from Mediabarn!

Mediabarn wishes everyone a happy holiday season! Check out the 2010 card at Best wishes, -The Mediabarn Team!


Happy Holidays

Another year has come and gone(almost) and we’re excited for 2010 because this year certainly seems to be ending on an upward and positive note! 🙂 We’d like to thank everyone that has helped play a part in Mediabarn’s growth this past year and look forward to continuing our success together next year. We wish everyone a safe and happy holiday season and look forward to another successful year in 2010! Also, if you haven’t already seen our Holiday Card you should hurry up and check it out for any last minute gift ideas, recipes and stress relievers! We’re hoping … Continue reading

Today Media Barn met with students from Penn State’s IST College, to give them a tour of our business. We also did a UI test exercise where we plucked students from the group and had them walk through one of our recent launches, while the rest of the team watched. We had a great time, they were a bright group.

2009 SIIA CODiE Awards

Keith Deaven and Jason Pentecost have been asked to judge the CODiE Awards!The CODiE Awards hold the distinction of being the industry’s only peer-reviewed awards program, which provides member companies with a unique opportunity to earn praise from their competitors.

Mediabarn hires Michael Brown as Usability Research Manager to lead our in-house UX Lab. Michael brings with him over 10 years of experience in the Internet industry that includes user experience testing and web accessibility consulting. Prior to Mediabarn, Michael was part of AOL’s consumer research team where he led many studies that included usability, eye tracking, and mobile product testing.

Going Green for the Holidays.

Mediabarn goes green and opts for all digital holiday card. And no, it wasn’t because we are cheapskates. We donated our printing costs saved to to plant trees on behalf of our friends and colleagues. View our holiday wishes here.

World Usability Day 2007

Mediabarn hosted an open house to help celebrate World Usability Day which was Nov 7th. We gave tours of our usability lab, demonstrations of our new eye tracking system, and conducted small user testing sessions on some local hospital web sites. Glad everyone came out!