Behnam Ataee

CTO, Dream Warrior Group / ARTdynamix

Behnam "Nami" Ataee, MA, CTO (Chief Technology Officer), Dream Warrior Group / ARTdynamix, created the very first Designer/Programmer cooperative on the Web from 1994 - 1996. As a Web pioneer, he has always maintained state of the art knowledge and an uncanny ability to provide cutting edge Web solutions that target client needs, their customer traffic and revenue stream. He has created unique mathematical models, to optimize interface design, website flow, web environment, social media and e-Marketing for maximum profitability. His experience in Arts sites and marketing ranges from design and development, maximizing the visitor experience to managing all related vendors and services.
Nami has authored several books of poetry, and translation of the works of Sohrab Sepehri, and Hafez. He has also authored books on the processes behind Web Site development and e-marketing. He is currently a member of the Computer Science Advisory Committee for several higher learning institutions and non-profit organizations.
He holds a B.Sc. in Computer Engineering and Material Science with a minor in Mathematics and an advanced degree in Psychology.

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