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  • About Andrew
    Andrew Bedno is the prolific creator of this site.
    • Resumé

      Web Developer

      • Over thirty years of professional programming experience.
      • Skilled in SalesForce, WordPress, Drupal, Orchard, others.
      • Fluent in PHP, SQL, HTML, JavaScript, Perl, C, VB, more.
      • Long history of reliable full stack projects.


      • Health Records Systems
        Developing in .Net, VB, C#, MS-SQL, Apex, Javascript, HTML, Crystal Reports on Microsoft servers and IIS. Managing WordPress and Orchard sites.
        OFFSITE GPS MAP GPS MorCare LLC, 312-431-0123, 222 S. Riverside Plaza #1850, Chicago, IL 60606
        Start:2011.03.21  - Ongoing... 
        Phone App Development
        Developing in C and XCode under Cordova with jQuery. Created app that speaks praises.
        OFFSITEiKudos
        Start:2014.05.01 
        Barcoding Solutions
        Developing in C, VB, PHP and MySQL. Created patented barcode scanning inventory systems used throughout McDonald's and elsewhere.
        OFFSITEMAP Data Collection Partners, 630-941-0101, 600 Hunter Dr #200, Oak Brook, IL 60523
        Start:2006.07.01  End:2011.03.01 
        Social Cycling System
        Developing in Javascript, PHP and MySQL under Apache. Created renowned bicycling navigation webapp.
        OFFSITE REFERENCEChi.Bike
        Start:2009.05.01  - Ongoing... 
        Non-Profit Org
        Served on the Board of Directors. Managed Drupal websites and social media.
        OFFSITEMAP Break The Gridlock, 2425 N Albany Ave, Chicago, IL 60647
        Start:2009.02.01  End:2015.08.01 
        Drupal Website
        Developing in PHP and MySQL under Apache/Linux. Created and managed Drupal website and social media.
        MEDIA OFFSITE REFERENCE GPS MAP GPS Triton Troupers Circus, 2001 N 5th Ave, River Grove IL
        Start:2007.03.01  - Ongoing... 
        Drupal Website
        Developing in PHP and MySQL under Apache. Created and managed Drupal website and social media.
        OFFSITE OFFSITEChicago Critical Mass
        Start:2006.06.01  - Ongoing... 
        Drupal Website
        Developing in PHP and MySQL under Apache. Created and managed Drupal website and social media.
        OFFSITE OFFSITEChicago Naked Ride
        Start:2006.03.01  - Ongoing... 
        Bulk Mailing
        Working with various databases processing lists for one of Illinois' busiest bulk mailers.
        OFFSITEMAP Mid-Central Printing & Mailing, 847-251-4040, 1241 Central Ave, Wilmette IL 60091
        Start:2004.07.01  End:2006.07.31 
        Team Management System
        Developing in PHP and MySQL. Maintained and enhanced project management software.
        OFFSITEMAP TrippLite Manufacturing, 1111 West 35th Street, Chicago IL 60609
        Start:2004.06.01  End:2005.01.31 
        Facilities Management
        Developing in PHP, HTML, Javascript and CSS. Enhanced a major facilities management package.
        OFFSITEMAP Sentact, 805-884-6375, 519 W Golf, Arlington Heights IL 60005
        Start:2003.11.01  End:2004.01.31 
        Categorized Listings Guide
        Developing in Perl and PHP, SSI and HTML on Apache. Major SEO and reporting features.
        OFFSITE REFERENCEMAP ChicagoFun.com, 630-665-1854, 705 Warrenville Rd, Wheaton IL 60187
        Start:2003.01.01  End:2013.12.31 
        Social Networking Systems
        Developing in PHP and MySQL, HTML/Javascript/CSS under Apache/Linux. Creating social networking sites.
        MOREChicago Matches
        Start:2001.11.01  End:2002.05.31 
        Job Placement System
        Developing in Perl and MySQL, HTML/Javascript under Linux.
        OFFSITEMAP Get That Gig, 773-871-2930, Dawson Hackley Advertising, 1000 W Diversey, Chicago IL 60614
        Start:2001.01.01  End:2001.10.31 
        Job Placement System
        Developing in Perl and MySQL, HTML/Javascript under Linux.
        OFFSITEMAP Restaurant Recruit, 773-871-2930, Dawson Hackley Advertising, 1000 W Diversey, Chicago IL 60614
        Start:2001.01.01  End:2001.10.31 
        Online K-12 Education
        Developing in Perl and MySQL, HTML/JavaScript under NT. Managed small team.
        OFFSITEMAP Strategic Studies Corp, 877-687-7200, 8430 W BrynMawr #520, Chicago IL 60631
        Start:2000.07.01  End:2000.11.30 
        Online Software Sales
        Developing in Perl under Linux, created e-commerce system.
        SAMPLEBigDOC
        Start:2000.01.01  End:2001.09.11 
        Computer Addiction Game
        Developing in Pascal for DOS, Perl under Unix. Created game and e-commerce site.
        REFERENCE SAMPLE REFERENCEGetalife
        Start:1999.01.01  End:2001.01.01 
        Online Software Sales
        Developing in Perl under Unix. Created e-commerce site.
        SAMPLEPalm Docs
        Start:1999.01.01  End:2001.09.11 
        Text Editing for Palm Pilots
        Developing in Perl under Unix. Created e-commerce system and licensing serialization.
        SAMPLE MOREQED/QEX
        Start:1998.07.01  End:2001.09.11 
        E-Commerce Developer
        Developing in C under Unix. Created early online retail system including credit card processing.
        SAMPLEPrince Interactive
        Start:1998.02.01  End:1999.12.31 
        Accessories for Palm Pilots
        Created clear flip cover product and e-commerce system developed in C under Unix.
        SAMPLEVisionary 2000
        Start:1997.09.01  End:2000.01.01 
        Online Media Management
        Developing in Informix SQL/4GL under Unix, C under NT, and video transcoding tools.
        MEDIA OFFSITE SAMPLEMAP D.G. Systems, 312-828-1146, 110 W Hubbard, Chicago IL 60610
        Start:1997.05.01  End:2000.05.31 
        Online Media Order Processing
        Developing in NetDynamics, C and Informix under NT and SCO Unix.
        OFFSITE SAMPLEMAP Mediatech, 312-828-1146, 110 W Hubbard, Chicago IL 60610
        Start:1997.05.01  End:2000.05.31 
        Online Restaurant Reservations
        Developing in VB and C under Unix and NT. Managed small team.
        MEDIA SAMPLE OFFSITEMAP Resnet Systems, 773-594-9159, 5451 N. East River Rd #1602, Chicago IL 60656
        Start:1996.10.01  End:1997.05.31 
        First Internet Terminal for TVs
        Developing in C under Linux.
        MEDIA OFFSITE SAMPLEMAP Multimedia Systems, 847-405-0771, 1141-G Lake Cook Rd, Deerfield IL 60015
        Start:1996.04.01  End:1996.10.31 
        Heavy Equipment Sales Tool
        Developing in Visual Basic on Windows network.
        OFFSITEMAP Absolute Solutions, 312-472-4455, 2242 N Southport, Chicago IL 60614
        Start:1994.06.01  End:1996.05.31 
        Stock Photo Order Processing System
        Developing in dBase on Windows network.
        OFFSITE REFERENCEMAP Ibid, 847-733-7100, 1638 Payne St, Evanston IL 60201
        Start:1991.06.01  End:1993.06.30 
        Chicago's Oldest Entertainment Guide
        Developing in PHP, MySQL, Apache, Linux. Sole author of massive content.
        OFFSITE REFERENCE PLACEChicago Fun News
        Start:1991.01.01  - Ongoing... 
        Multi-User Business Systems
        Developing in Cobol and C under Unix. Enhancing a high-end accounting system.
        MEDIA OFFSITE REFERENCEMAP JFM Management, 312-644-0870, 414 N Orleans St, 4th Floor, Chicago IL 60610
        Start:1990.11.01  End:1996.04.30 
        Touch Screen Industrial Controls
        Developing in Pascal and C under DOS. Created master control programs for device networks.
        MEDIA REFERENCEMAP R.S.P. Electronics, 312-561-5520, 5715 N Wayne Ave, Chicago IL 60660
        Start:1988.02.01  End:1990.11.30 
        Automated Typesetting
        Developing in Tex, Awk and PostScript under DOS and Unix. Converted diverse media and file formats.
        OFFSITE REFERENCEMAP Pitney Bowes, 312-236-0200, 208 S Lasalle, Chicago IL 60604
        Start:1987.02.01  End:1988.02.01 
        Educational Activities for Exhibits
        Developing in Pascal and Basic. Created games for Chicago Museum of Science&Industry, Shedd Aquarium, Adler Planetarium, Lincoln Park Zoo, Chicago Botanic Gardens.
        MEDIA SAMPLE OFFSITE EVENTMiracle Factory
        Start:1981.01.01  End:1987.12.31 
        Andrew's First Computers
        Programming since 1972!
        The Early Years

    • Chicago Transit Authority
      Andrew's work appears on the CTA's resources pages.
      OFFSITE MOREEnd:2013.06.29 
      Divvy
      Andrew's work appears on Divvy Bike's resources pages.
      OFFSITE MOREEnd:2013.06.29 
      Apps for Metro Chicago
      Finalist in the Metro Chicago Information Center's data portal contest.
      MOREEnd:2011.12.16 
      Triton Troupers Circus
      Certificate of outstanding contribution.
      OFFSITE MOREEnd:2008.05.09 
      Alvarado
      "Thank you for making the difficult easy and the unavailable real!"
      MOREEnd:2004.03.22 
      ChicagoFun
      "Thanks for the great work"
      MOREEnd:2003.09.29 
      Newcity
      ChicagoFunNews.com was a "Best of Chicago" readers' polls winner in 2001.
      MOREEnd:2001.09.01 
      About.com
      ChicagoFunNews.com was a "Best Of The Net" winner in 2000.
      MOREEnd:2000.10.01 
      Chicago Tribune
      Glowing review of Getalife software.
      MOREEnd:2000.01.01 
      London Free Press
      Glowing review of Getalife software.
      MOREEnd:2000.01.01 
      Newsweek
      Glowing review of Getalife software.
      MOREEnd:2000.01.01 
      Philadelphia
      Glowing review of Getalife software.
      MOREEnd:2000.01.01 
      DGSystems
      "Congratulations on getting this in place on a shoestring!"
      MOREEnd:1999.10.08 
      Newcity
      ChicagoFunNews.com was a "Best of Chicago" readers' polls winner in 1999.
      MOREEnd:1999.09.01 
      NewCity
      ChicagoFunNews.com was a "Best of Chicago" readers' polls winner in 1998.
      MOREEnd:1998.09.01 
      Resnet
      "made a critical review ... led to fundamental changes"
      MOREEnd:1997.05.05 
      Visiplex
      "patient and knowledgeable ... positive and enthusiastic"
      MOREEnd:1996.10.14 
      Ibid
      "great satisfaction with your work... available and helpful in the extreme"
      MOREEnd:1995.08.15 
      Latham
      "Thanks for saving my business!!"
      End:1994.12.25 
      Screenflex
      "knowledge and expertise has become something I can rely on"
      End:1993.04.23 
      JFM
      The company's first ever "Mr. Congeniality" award for Extreme Patience in Service to Customers.
      MOREEnd:1992.12.25 
      AirVoid
      "always been a pleasure ... wish him the very best"
      End:1992.09.14 
      Institute for the Certification of Computer Professionals
      ICCP is THE standard for certification of computer professionals since 1973. Passed with honors in the top 10%!
      End:1992.05.01 
      JFM
      "reliable professional. ... good understanding of high technology equipment ..."
      MOREEnd:1991.12.03 
      Dallas VAMC
      "proved himself to be a highly reliable and responsive individual"
      MOREEnd:1991.07.23 
      Whitewater
      "attention to detail and genuinely cared about the quality ... an asset to any company"
      MOREEnd:1991.07.22 
      Humana
      "worked to fix problems promptly and showed real concern"
      MOREEnd:1991.07.16 
      Precision
      "one of a few excellent programmers"
      MOREEnd:1991.07.15 
      AHS
      "knowledgeable and courteous"
      MOREEnd:1991.07.11 
      JFM
      "continually demonstrated technical expertise ... responsive to customer ... highly recommend"
      MOREEnd:1991.01.31 
      Paramount
      "greatly appreciate your talents and attitude"
      MOREEnd:1989.06.29 
      Cognum
      "innate understanding of computers ... able to handle projects of considerable complexity"
      MOREEnd:1986.11.01 
      Print Magazine Award
      Educational computer game was a major component in an award winning museum exhibit at the Chicago Botanic Gardens.
      MOREEnd:1985.01.01 
      Chicago Botanic Garden
      "ingenuity and creativity ... thorough knowledge of computers and programming"
      MOREEnd:1984.11.08 

  • GitHub
    More samples of Andrew's programming at GitHub/Bedno.
    OFFSITE
    Perl
    Web-Based Media Manager
    DOWNLOAD
    JavaScript
    Automatic Talking Twister Spinner
    DOWNLOAD
    PHP
    Web-Based File Manager
    DOWNLOAD
    SQL
    Web-Based Configurable Database Editor
    DOWNLOAD
    VisualBasic
    Windows Telephone Dialer
    DOWNLOAD
    C
    Text Stream Word Wrapper
    DOWNLOAD
    Shell
    Bulletin Board System
    DOWNLOAD
    xBase
    Database Dump Utility
    DOWNLOAD
    Cobol
    Serial Communications Utilities
    DOWNLOAD
    Pascal
    Handheld Fractal Generator
    SAMPLE DOWNLOAD
    Weighted Attribute Balance Evaluator
    Developing in JavaScript and HTML.
    OFFSITEStart:2009.02.01  - Ongoing... 
    More Sites
    Andrew created a number of Chicago entertainment related and performer sites early this century, all using parts of the same advanced content management software.
    Start:2001.11.01  End:2002.05.31 
    PerformForTheLove.com
    Developing in PHP, HTML, CSS under Apache.
    OFFSITEPerformForTheLove.com
    Start:2005.01.01 
    LisaAlvarado.net
    Developing in HTML and CSS.
    OFFSITE REFERENCELisaAlvarado.net
    Start:2004.01.01 
    ChicagoClubber.com
    Developing in PHP, MySQL, HTML and CSS under Apache.
    OFFSITEChicagoClubber.com
    Start:2001.01.01 
    ChicagoBlader.com
    Developing in PHP, MySQL, HTML and CSS under Apache.
    MEDIA OFFSITEChicagoBlader.com
    Start:1999.01.01 
  • Basic Website Templates
  • Drizzle the Clown
    Andrew Bedno ("Drizzle") is an outstanding FACE PAINTER and BALLOON ARTIST and with an extensive Chicago area performance history.
  • Contact Andrew
    To contact Andrew use the main contact form, or the little feedback form on any page, or email or call 773-44-22-FUN (773-442-2386), after reviewing some helpful hints.
  • Andrew Personal
    Andrew's personal tastes, interests, music, movies, reading, etc.
    • All I Want
      Peace on Earth, good will twix all, end to starvation and population growth, modesty...
      But those aside there's JUST a few things I dearly want, published here for friends and family gifting advice.

    • Andrew's very favorite 1GB of music
      Minimum file list for portable media device loading. No mp3s, just insights.
  • Andrew's Art
    Andrew Bedno's artworks in various media.
  • Andrew Offsite
    Andrew Bedno's presence on popular social sites.
  • Andrew's Music
    Andrew Bedno's musical compositions and performance history.
  • WebCam
    Andrew Bedno's Live WebCam
    MEDIA
  • GPS
    Andrew Bedno's Whereabouts
    OFFSITE
  • Full Moons Table
    Shortcut to NASA reference.
  • Photos
    WOW! The massive Bedno.com photo+video archive is simply unparalleled. With tens of thousands of photos and hundreds of videos of local events spanning more than a decade, all searchable!

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