This fun, interactive panel discussion will definitely bring energy to the end of your day … and get you warmed up for the Cassies! Win cool prizes! Enjoy special refreshments. Learn and laugh with your CUC friends as we put a unique spin on BINGO while covering today’s hottest web topics from both technology and Higher Ed perspectives. Jordan Burleson, Beacon’s fun-loving digital marketing guru will be your emcee, and certainly drive lively engagement between the audience and these recognized industry experts on Accessibility, Cascade CMS, User Experience, Content Strategy, SEO and Google Analytics.


  • Tracy Dirks, SVP & CPO (Beacon) – Web Design & Development
  • Keana Lynch, Director of UX Design & Development (Beacon)
  • Andrea Cole, Director of Digital Marketing Services (Beacon)
  • Kayla Pierson, Designer & User Experience Specialist (University of Montana)
  • Alvin Chao, Web Services Manager (James Madison University)

This session will run from 3:30 pm - 5:15pm.

Beacon Technologies

Beacon Technologies


Beacon is a recognized leader in Cascade CMS development & Google Analytics for Higher Education. It’s full-service “Brains, Beauty & Brawn” approach consistently delivers websites that truly engage visitors and support the goals of colleges and universities. As a Cascade CMS Development Partner since 2006, you get a design and development team that fully understands the product and its features. As one of the first Certified Google Analytics Partners in the country, Beacon ensures that you also command the full power of GA for your Higher Ed decision-making. Beacon has delivered 50+ higher education websites, 100+ Cascade CMS sites and completed 350+ GA installations.