Nino Cocchiarella, principal at NINO, a visual and interactive communications company, is proud to announce his 25th year of operations in Indiana. He has been an independent contractor in the commercial photography, graphic arts, and more recently the web application fields. Focusing on eLearning in the last several years Cocchiarella currently is the leed developer for REAL University, a Greenwood Indiana based online real estate licensing and continuing education school. This eLearning Web-Application utilizes payment API’s, tracks student progress, preforms testing, grading, manages student materials and has a recently added flash card system. Nino Cocchiarella has been widely recognized and awarded for his work across a myriad of businesses. He has received many District 6 ADDY awards, his work has been included in the internationally recognized and prestigious Graphis Interactive Design 2 and Graphis Promotions 2, as well as The Photoshop Wow Books 3 & 4, Color Publishing, Info World and more. A senior in the digital imaging world, Cocchiarella was a beta tester and PR spokesperson for Adobe Photoshop in the mid 1990’s as well as a speaker at, “Cross-media Design: Customer Perspectives on Planned and Ad Hoc Workflows.” at Adobe Max 2007. Some of his clients have been, Eli Lilly & Company, Mead Johnson Nutritionals, John Deere, Alcoa, Vectren, Atlas Van Lines, Blomus USA, Toyota Manufacturing Indiana, Shoe Carnival, Christian Brothers, Medicus NY, Old National Bank, 5/3 Bank, Trails End Popcorn, Magura USA, Marwi USA, McCoy McCoy Labs, Rexam Closures, Industrial Contractors, Inc., and of course the Bedford Chamber and Lawrence County Economic Growth Council.