John Halcyon Styn

They can't make me grow up.
University of Redlands:
  • BA in Psychology, 1993
  • Minor in Writing
  • GPA: 3.83
  • Magna Cum Laude
  • Phi Betta Kappa
San Diego City College:
Additional Coursework in Graphic Design and Layout.
Founder / Designer /Community Lead

  • Created webcam community that grew to 75,000 members in it's first 6 months with zero marketing.
  • Integrated site with and help first-of-it's kind events such as "Virtual Thanksgiving Grace" & "Globalgasm"
Community Voice

  • Lead Community Developer for top-rated College Community.
  • Helped grow community from 250,000 to 2.5 million members.
  • Responsible for all communication to the 2.5 million member base. This included direct (email newsletters) and indirect (advertising campaigns / sponsorships) communication.
  • Lead site-wide redesign project.


aa logo Advanced Access, Inc.
May 1995 - 1997. (defunct)

pt logo / Prehensile Tales:
Jan 1996 - present

  • Responsible for all aspects of site creation and maintenance for weekly webzine and obnoxious personal site.
  • writing, design, graphics, HTML, Flash
other stuff:

I am available for writing assignments, design work, entertainment roles, and online community consulting.