Virtual Heroes Division of ARA
Operational VR: From Play to Simulation to Military Operational Use
Randy Brown is the Virtual Heroes Division Manager at Applied Research Associates, Inc., creating immersive training and education content for commercial, medical, and government customers. Randy has over 30 years’ experience in the software development industry. Prior to Virtual Heroes acquisition by ARA, he developed interactive 3D graphics software at Amoco, Digital Equipment, Ex Machina, Data General, SAS Institute, Southpeak Interactive, and the Research Triangle Institute of North Carolina. Randy has worked with a wide range of commercial, government, and private organizations, directing content development related to science, oil exploration, graphics libraries, visualization, training, education, simulation, and gaming.