Steve guides LiquidPixels with three decades of digital imaging experience. He brings expertise and a proven track record of leadership to the development and integration of imaging software and hardware.
Prior to founding LiquidPixels with Marc Spencer, Steve was a Director at Kodak.com, helping to lead the world’s largest imaging company into the digital millennium. While there, he co‑managed the creation of the Photo CD System at Eastman Kodak Company and the follow‑on FlashPix™ standard. He was integral in uniting Hewlett Packard, Microsoft, LivePicture, and Kodak to this open imaging specification.
Steve holds degrees from the Rochester Institute of Technology, Bucknell University, and the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.
Marc leads the development of the LiquidPixels product base and service infrastructure. He has extensive expertise in software, hardware, systems architecture design and integration, image processing, and color management, with a focus on distributed network systems, firewall design, and administration.
Marc was the co‑author of the Internet Imaging Protocol (IIP). He has a strong publishing and typographic background from Xerox and Spencer & Associates Publishing, Ltd, which have fed into the extraordinary workflow and publishing advantages of LiquiFire dynamic imaging solutions.
While Marc was Senior Internet Systems Architect at Eastman Kodak, implementing Web‑based imaging architectures for imaging applications, he met Steve Kristy. They founded LiquidPixels in 2000 in order to bring a fundamentally better method of online imaging to the world.
As a writer for many media outlets for over 15 years, Sandra has been lucky enough to work with some great minds in a number of different arenas, learning new marketing techniques and strategies.
Sandra holds a passion and dedication to helping others achieve their business needs. As part of the LiquidPixels family, Sandra will strive to educate online businesses on the most up-to-date and edgy LiquiFire Dynamic Imaging Solutions helping to keep them at the forefront of their industries.
Prior to joining LiquidPixels, Sandra worked as a technology and marketing writer, focusing on Big Data software solutions. She also led a team of writers and designers as part of a larger marketing department for an information management company.
If you’re wondering about those “great minds” mentioned earlier, her favorite, all-time writing assignment came by way of a newspaper reporting job where she was asked to interview her favorite Muppet, Kermit the Frog.
Brian was welcomed into the LiquidPixels family to ensure that our customers’ questions, needs, and wants are heard, recognized, and solved. As the Director of Support, Brian manages his team with the mindset that technology is something that all LiquidPixels customers can benefit from. Brian is driven by the gratification that comes from helping customers reap the benefits of technology. He enjoys learning from our customers and in turn providing enhanced support in the future.
Before joining LiquidPixels, Brian managed a team that focused on establishing tools for monitoring and support of IT infrastructure at a service-based telecommunications organization. He is also a United States Navy Veteran, having served with the Sixth Fleet and deployed to Bosnia in the early 90’s.
When Brian isn’t managing his team of specialists that support LiquidPixels customers, you’ll find him browsing old libraries and museums. As a huge history fan, Brian enjoys exploring the past to learn where he has come from, to help guide where he is going.
Thrust into the world of tech sales during the dotcom boom, Bruce has had hands-on experience with emerging technologies and markets over the past 20 years.
Bruce brings his philosophy of partnering with customers to LiquidPixels. He knows that no single approach to managing relationships is right for each customer. Mixing methodologies and communication technologies he ensures every LiquidPixels customer is getting the world-class support LiquidPixels is known for.
Often recognized for his leadership skills, Bruce has an integral part of the success of some of Boston’s most heralded companies. He has also built acknowledged sales teams for some of Boston’s most ambitious startups.
Bruce shares his passion for animal rights issues with many of his LiquidPixels coworkers. He is active in support of many 501c no kill shelters and organizations supporting the education of matters affecting animals.