Christopher Whipple has been working in computer technology since 1997 and has wide experience in corporate infrastructure, network and systems engineering, hardware inventory management, PBX to VOIP migrations, vendor management, project management, technical support, and software engineering, particularly in the area of online applications. His passion is keeping up-to-date with the latest technology and he is an enthusiastic early adopter.
At Zee Designs, Christopher manages the team members and components for support, website updates, and continuing development of the CMS and our web apps. He administers cloud-based services from Microsoft, Google, and Amazon, as well as tending to Virtual Private Servers provided by several partner organizations. He handles system administration requirements, systems integration, plus manages and develops software solutions for custom client applications. He has a strong interest in systems and website security.
Christopher is responsible for programming and maintaining the infrastructure of the software applications we create and use, including the ZD-CMS™, the content-management modules, and our other software applications. As a programmer, his deep understanding of the technology provides quick turn-around support and an ongoing supply of wonderful tools for website solutions. As our Interactive Director, he supervises the quality control aspect of team coding.
Christopher is a firm believer in giving back to the community. He and his partner, Xiu Li, have fun and keep fit by taking excellent care of their son and their "little monster" Jack Russell Terrier.
He is a voracious reader of all topics from science fiction to permaculture, resilient communities, and philosophy. He practices meditation and studies Buddhist philosphy at a local sangha. Christopher is fascinated by the intersection of art, science, and technology and infuses his own creativity into everything he does.