Chris Georgenes is Art and Animation Director for Acclaim Games. Prior to Acclaim, Chris spent eight years as a freelance Flash designer and animator for clients such as Adobe, Microsoft, Ogilvy, Digitas, Yahoo!, and AOL, to name a few. His work has also appeared on broadcast networks such as ABC, HBO, and the Cartoon Network. He maintains mudbubble.com as his online portfolio and keyframer.com as his blog, animation resource, and discussion forum. Chris is the author of How to Cheat in Adobe Flash CS4 (Focal Press) and is currently writing Flash Studio Techniques (Adobe Press/Peachpit Press). When Chris isn't designing, animating, or writing, he teaches the Flash animation course for Sessions.edu, is an active Adobe Certified Expert member, continues a 32-year career playing drums in a professional Motown dance band, and somehow balances the rest of his time with his wonderfully supportive family.