Chesapeake Software Systems (CSS) is located in Laurel, Maryland,
a suburb of Washington DC. CSS was founded in 1988, and produced one
of the first printer drivers for the then-new H/P PaintJet color printer,
bringing affordable color printing to the home computer for the first time.
Since that time, CSS has always been involved with leading-edge
technologies, supplying quality programming and support for diverse
applications, from digitizing tablets to laser light shows.
By 1995, the explosive growth of the World Wide Web
had produced a rising demand for websites with
CGI scripts and
custom server programs that
showed no sign of slowing. CSS is committed
to supporting that need
with quality programming and
custom website designs.
At the present time, CSS consists of:
Ed is the founder of CSS, and has over 30 years professional experience
designing and implementing software systems for DOD, NASA, and private
industry. Ed has extensive experience in over a dozen programming
languages and operating systems, including C, C++, Perl, UNIX, and Linux, and
is the principal designer of this site.
Joan has an Art background, and has several year's experience with computer
graphic art. In 1996 she took second place in a design art show
at PG Community College. Recently, she has been displayed at the Montpelier
Arts Center. She presently teaches art at a Montressori school.
Nick has over 6 years of extensive experience in computer graphics,
digital film-making, and flash animation, using Macintosh computers.
Nick is a graduate of Montserrat College of Art, where he currently
teaches a class in flash animation.