Brian Norris is an independent consultant specializing in
Crystal Reports, Crystal Server, QlikView, and web application development.
Over 25 years of programming and project
management have given him experience in a wide variety of skills encompassing
many technologies, languages, and media.
Brian has designed, developed, and deployed Crystal Reports and Crystal Server systems for
numerous domestic and international customers. He has used the CSP, ASP, and .NET
APIs to create fully custom applications as well as integrate custom CE
interfaces into existing intranets and extranets. Brian has integrated Crystal
Reports into ASP.NET web applications and has experience with all the CR
integration tools. Brian has also developed sophisticated reports, headed
reporting standardization projects, and led Crystal Reports end-user training
Brian was one of the earliest certified developers for Crystal Enterprise v8,
and was a contributing author to the best-selling book, Crystal Reports: The
And recently Brian has developed projects with both SQL Server Reporting Services
and Telerik Reporting, using each system for its strengths in various applications.
Brian was Chief Technology Officer of such progressive Internet organizations as
GolfMedia.com, VirtualVisits.com, and WineToday.com. In that capacity, he led
multi-function teams in the design, development, and delivery of high-end
commercial web sites.
Recently, Brian has been working as a one-stop web development shop, providing
all the skills necessary to produce sophisticated database-driven interactive
sites, including planning, graphic design, database design, programming, and
Prior to his web and reporting experiences, Brian was involved in the delivery
of multimedia through authoring applications. He produced programs and
interfaces for multimedia CD-ROMs, computer-based training programs, and public
kiosks. Recently, he delivered a multimedia marketing CD-ROM built in VB.NET,
complete with animation, video, and connection to the Web.
Brian has been involved in music, theater, and film since childhood, giving him
a critical eye and ear for composition and aesthetics. He also has years of
writing experience and is often responsible for copywriting and/or editing.
Brian’s varied experiences and travels have produced a personal network of
professionals that provide an extremely talented extension of his own services.
When necessary, Brian can call on top-notch professionals for animation, video,
music, and voiceover, as well as graphic design, database design, ecommerce,