SOURCE: iFactory


September 22, 2010 11:00 ET

iFactory Launches the New University of Illinois at Chicago Website

BOSTON, MA--(Marketwire - September 22, 2010) - iFactory, an award-winning digital media design and development firm, together with University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC), has launched the University's new website.

UIC is one of the top 50 research-funded institutions in the nation offering the cultural, business and entertainment opportunities of a world-class city. The University worked with iFactory to develop a new site that highlights the School's diverse offerings and one-of-a-kind academic experience.

"We wanted a website that captured the character of the University and the student," said Kevin B. Tynan, Executive Director for Marketing & Communications for UIC. "We wanted [one] which was strategic and embedded a marketing plan that could continuously help us achieve our goals. iFactory delivered on all counts."

With an area devoted to students and alumni to share and highlight experiences; more quick links to make the application process smoother; and a streamlined design that emphasizes the School's brand attributes, the new UIC website showcases all of the School's qualities, in an easily navigable and attractive site.

About iFactory
Since 1992 iFactory has provided Web design and Web application development for more than 150 organizations in a variety of industries including publishing, higher education, healthcare and non-profit. The company brings together design vision, engineering knowledge and project management skills that result in the highest quality digital media solutions every time, on-time. Based in Boston, MA, iFactory is a division of RDW Group, a leading integrated communications firm. For more information, visit

About University of Illinois at Chicago
With an enrollment of over 25,000 students, the University of Illinois at Chicago is the largest university in the Chicago area. Located just west of Chicago's Loop, UIC is a vital part of the educational, technological and cultural fabric of the city. It is also one of the country's top research universities and over the years has attracted an impressive amount of award-winning faculty. According to U.S. News & World Report, UIC is one of the most diverse and affordable universities in the nation.

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    University of Illinois at Chicago
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