AvantLogic Corporation
George & Janice at The Art Institute of Chicago where they installed Pathfinder, an interactive MapsAlive based wayfinding system which they developed to help visitors naviate their way to artwork of interest in the museum.
AvantLogic was founded in 1999 as a software consulting company by the husband and wife team of
George Soules and Janice Kenyon. Both have degrees in Information Science from University of California at Santa Cruz. They live and work on Mount Desert Island in the village of Southwest Harbor, Maine.
Let Us Help You
While AvantLogic is a for-profit corporation, we enjoy working with charitable, educational, and
non-profit organizations. Depending on your need and our availablity, we may be able to help you with a donation of our time or expertise. We offer a 50% discount on MapsAlive to non-profits and educational institutions. Some of the organizations AvantLogic has given to appear at the bottom of this page.
Digital Archive
George Soules has been providing software consulting services for more than 25 years. He has worked on projects for ABC Television, Bombardier, DaimlerChrysler, LA Metro, New York City Transit, and IBM to name a few. His primary focus is safety-critical, high reliability control, communication, and information systems for transporation applications.
MapsAlive allows you to turn ordinary images into clickable interactive maps. MapsAlive is useful for a wide range of businesses, including the real estate industry, travel and tourism, retail, universities and other businesses. You can create interactive geographic maps, interactive floor plans, interactive business graphics, travel maps, interactive diagrams and much more.
AvantLogic developed the Digital Archive as a new approach for recording and presenting images and information about people, places, and events in the real world. It provides archivists with a structured, easy to use method for presenting collections online to engage users and make learning more fun. The Digital Archive is used by 17 cultural heritage organizations in Maine.
A partial list organizations we have helped: 1% for the Planet • 1932 Criterion Theatre • Acadia Senior College • At Home MDI • Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences • American Cancer Society • American Heart Association • American Red Cross • Appalachian Mountain Club • Assistance League • Bancroft School • Banja Luka (Bosnia) • Bar Harbor Village Improvement Association• Bar Harbor Historical Society • Battered Women's Services • Brigham Young University • Camp Beech Cliff • Carmel Clay Public Library • Central Fort Bend Chamber Alliance • CCO Missions • Charlton Baptist Church • College of the Atlantic • Community of the Crucified One • Columbia International University • Dunwoody Springs Elementary School • Emerson College • Everyone's Child • Framing the Future • Friends of Acadia • Georgia Health Sciences University • Georgia Wildlife Federation • Gouldsboro Historical Society • Great Cranberry Island Historical Society • Great Harbor Maritime Museum • Greenpeace • Harrison City Public Schools • Heartbeet Lifesharing • Haymarket Cemetery • Health and Medicine Policy Research Group • Highcrest Middle School • Highline Public Schoosl • Indian Hills Camp • Invenio Academy • Iowa Public Television • Islesford Historical Society • Jesup Memorial Library • Kaskaskia College • Kick for Nick • Maine State Museum • Mad River Localvores • Mad River Path Association • Mad River Valley Ambulance Service • Mad River Valley Community Fund • Mad River Valley Interfaith Council • Madsonian Museum of Industrial Design • Maidstone Grammar School • Maine Island Trail Association • Maine Seacoast Mission • Maine State Museum • MDI Community Sailing Center • MDI Hospital • MDI Photo Club • Mother Caroline Academy • Mount Desert Island Historical Society • Mount Sinai Hospital • New Jersey Institute of Technology • New Lisbon School • New West Charter School • Northeast Harbor Library • Old Spanish Trail Association • Ouelessebougou Alliance • Peconic Land Trust • Penobscot Marine Museum • Philippine Partnership for Development of Human Resources in Rural Areas • Philipstown.info • PPA Charities • Progress Ohio • Queen's Medical Center • Quest Academy • Rare • Riverside County Law Library • Root to the Fruit • Royal Children's Hospital • Saginaw Valley State University • Samford University • Schoodic Institute • Seal Cove Auto Museum • South Carolina Baptist Convention • Southern Methodist University • Southern York County School District • Southwest Harbor Historical Society • Southwest Harbor Public Library • TAPPA • Tennessee College Access and Success Network • Texas A&M University • The Glennie School • The Israel Project • The Master's College for Christ & Scripture • Tremont Historical Society • University at Albany SUNY • University of Alberta • University of Chicago • University of Georgia • University of Guelph, Canada • University of Maryland • University of Michigan • University of Utah • Ursinus College • Vermont Cares • Vermont ETV • Vermont Foodbank • Vermont Land Trust • Vermont Public Radio • Victory Compassion Ministries • VNA Health Group • Wendell Gilley Museum • Walla Walla University • Wellesley College • Western Piedmont Community College • Westfield Academy • Yestermorrow Design/Build School