is Lead Interactive Developer
at ABC Creative Group

  • Do Syracuse Mobile
  • Brew Central
  • 81 Exits
  • Thousand Islands


Brew Central

Brew Central

A lot of people like good beer. A lot of people like good stories. Brew Central brings together the stories, tastes, and traditions of a rich brewing history in Central New York. This website highlights the stories of individual brewers, while also keeping people up-to-date on all the brew news in Central New York. Combine that content with an interactive map made it easy for tourists to see why they should travel to the area.


American's Craft Brew Destination




"There's never anything to do in this town" is a tired complaint. DoSyracuse squashes that idea with a curated list of the best things to do in the Syracuse area. From concerts to conventions, films to festivals, if it's happening you can find it here. With several of the best events featured each week it's a whole lot harder to complain about "nothing to do" in Syracuse.


Block Out the Boring with Hand-Picked Events


81 Exits

81 Exits

There's no more guessing games when you're looking for somewhere to stop along Interstate 81 in New York State. 81 Exits is a location-aware mobile web product that shows users the best dining, lodging, attractions, and fuel options available at every exit along the highway.


Where to Stop When You're on the Go.



Blackwood Associates, Inc.

Tech can be intimidating but Blackwood Associates, Inc. pulls back the curtain to show their personality on the company website. Clear and well-presented information provides viewers with a refreshing look in an industry that can be confusing. By focusing on the people and company values that drive their solutions, BAI is a leader in IT.


Providing Innovative IT Solutions Since 1977.



Work Experience

November 2010 – Present

ABC Creative Group
Interactive Developer
  • Technical lead on all digital projects including website development, video production, and digital advertising
  • Work with clients and internal team to design and develop web projects from concept to launch
  • Train and consult clients on the management of completed web projects

July 2009 – November 2010

Clarkson University
Web Marketing Professional
  • Created websites and templates managed in a CMS system from provided images and original designs
  • Coordinated effort between 22 Universities to populate a shared web portal
  • Promoted and maintained University projects on social networks

May 2008 – May 2009

Clarkson University
External Affairs and Media Relations Intern
  • Modeled Clarkson University campus for use in 3D applications
  • Worked as a member of a web team that oversaw the management of 10,000+ pages on the Clarkson University website
  • Taught members of other departments to manage their content within the CMS system

May 2007 – August 2007

Northern Area Health Education Center
Website Content Manager
  • Created 250+ webpages for local area businesses
  • Maintained and updated content posted on NAHEC website
  • Migrated content from outdated site to current site

Technical Skills


  • HTML5 / CSS3
  • Sass
  • Javascript / jQuery
  • PHP / MySql


  • Sublime Text
  • Tower
  • Adobe Creative Suite
    • Photoshop
    • Illustrator
    • Dreamweaver
    • Premiere Pro
    • InDesign
  • Terminal (Command Line)
  • MAMP

Content Management Systems

  • WordPress
  • Shopify
  • Drupal
  • Cascade Server


March 2013

Drawn Digital

The Gallery at the Tech Garden
Syracuse, NY

January 2012

Salon: Strictly Local

The Gallery at the Tech Garden
Syracuse, NY

May 2009

Senior Exhibition

Cheel Commons
Potsdam, NY

October 2008

21st Century Adirondack Structures

7444 Gallery
Saranac Lake, NY


Clarkson University

B.S. Digital Arts and Sciences

Postdam, NY – May 2009
Business Management Minor
GPA: 3.1



Nick Machia is a designer & developer with a B.S. in Digital Arts and Science from Clarkson University. Utilizing a strong background in advertising and marketing, he produces work that clearly and creatively communicates ideas through a variety of mediums.

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