STRYV App

Set your goals & achieve them with friends

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    Setting goals shouldn't be done alone. Set your personal weekly goals and habits in sight of your group of peers. Check them off as you accomplish them, and achieve personal and group streaks.

    • Architecture & Wireframes
    • Ideation
    • Laravel Development
    • Vue.js Front-End

Cafe Imports Customer Portal

Give customers the ability to look up information they need to make ordering decisions

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    This custom web application enables customers to get directly at the information they care most about without having to go back and forth with a salesperson. They can look up pricing, make orders, view their account history and even get stats on what they ordered in the past.

    • Architecture & Wireframes
    • Design & User Experience
    • Development
    • Laravel Development
    • Vue.js Front-End

QuickPay

A More Secure Way to Collect Credit Cards Over the Phone

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    No-contact payments are ideal right now and smartphones are prevalent. This mobile payment solution allows a business to send text invoices or email invoices for quick payments from their customers.

    • Architecture & Wireframes
    • Design & User Experience
    • Development
    • Ideation
    • Laravel Development
    • Vue.js Front-End

WP Client Reports

Send Beautiful Client Report Emails for WordPress Site Maintenance

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    A WordPress plugin I developed to help those of us who do monthly site maintenance for our clients and deliver professional reports to show what you have done on their site in the last month and help prove the value of what you are doing. Additionally I developed a Pro version of the plugin that allows for other statistics and integrations to be added to the report.

    • Design & User Experience
    • Ideation
    • WordPress Development

Windsong Farm

Give a private golf course the 5 star treatment it deserves

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    I designed and developed this new site for Windsong Farm to take their aging website and give it the exclusive club feel that it needed.

    • Architecture & Wireframes
    • Design & User Experience
    • HTML/CSS Front-End
    • WordPress Development

State of Shirts

An e-commerce side project just for the fun of it

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    Everyone loves those "home" T-shirts with the state on it, right? But what about those people that are transplants, and home is in two states? Well, they can show their pride now with a shirt.

    • Development
    • HTML/CSS Front-End
    • Ideation
    • Laravel Development

signature.email

An email signature generator to create advanced layouts and distribute them throughout an entire organization.

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    The idea is to create a quick way for companies to design unique and creative email signatures and then distribute them easily to employees without much hassle while keeping them consistent for everyone in the organization.

    • Design & User Experience
    • HTML/CSS Front-End
    • Ideation
    • Laravel Development
    • Vue.js Front-End

Healthy Rivalry

Allow users to compete over the healthy goals they have set

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    This evolved out of an older project I worked on called Healthy Challenge. The idea was to use streaks and stats to motivate you to accomplish your goals. The issue I ran into was notifications, this was simply a web application and really needed to be a native app in order to have better user notifications.

    • Design & User Experience
    • HTML/CSS Front-End
    • Ideation
    • Identity Design
    • Laravel Development
    • Vue.js Front-End

Agency Search

Create the definitive listing of creative agencies in Minneapolis.

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    This was my attempt to create a listing site where I would put up a list of agencies, allow them to be filtered using a variety of tags, and allow interested parties to feature their agency at the top with a logo. It's still a work in progress and I need to continue adding agencies and new cities.

    • Design & User Experience
    • HTML/CSS Front-End
    • Ideation
    • WordPress Development

Yetti Dealer Portal

Create an ordering portal to facilitate the ordering process with dealers

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    This custom web application allows Yetti Dealers to log in, create estimates, ask for custom quotes, and then track their orders through the entire process from start to delivery.

    • Architecture & Wireframes
    • Design & User Experience
    • HTML/CSS Front-End
    • Laravel Development
    • Vue.js Front-End

Augurian

Design a bold new website for Augurian to help them find new clients

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    Augurian is bold in their claims and wants potential clients to know that they are good at what they do. The design was edgy and bold using large designed headlines to illustrate their point.

    • Design & User Experience
    • HTML/CSS Front-End
    • WordPress Development

Riverwalk Rochester

Design a luxurious new website for a new apartment building in downtown Rochester.

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    Working with an art director I designed a new web experience for the Riverwalk Apartments. The website engages visitors with photos, floor plans, 3D tours and interactive maps to help them understand just how special this place is.

    • Design & User Experience
    • HTML/CSS Front-End
    • WordPress Development

Iron Timber

A beat-up logo for a custom furniture company

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    Creating aesthetically pleasing custom furniture out of solid wood and welded iron is what this shop loves to do. Their logo melds those textures into a form that represents them and their artwork.

Iron Timber

Archive Control

Help WordPress site builders control lists of content

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    I thought of this idea a long time ago but didn't have the development chops to make it. The idea returned to me when I needed it yet again and I finished it in a few days. It allows the site builder to define characteristics of lists of content, like custom headlines, descriptions before and after, order, pagination, and a bunch more handy stuff.

    • Ideation
    • WordPress Development

Project Pipeline

Help freelancers and small companies keep track of the projects they have in their que

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    This is my self-created dashboard for my freelance business. All of my projects and invoices flow through this interface. It helps me keep track of my sales process along with some of the accounting side as well. I decided to open it up to let other people try it out and give feedback.

    • Design & User Experience
    • Development
    • Ideation
    • Laravel Development

Slater Law Group

Design and develop a new website for an boutique law firm in San Fransisco

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    Slater Law Group needed a website that communicated their expertise in a vibrant new way. The website was designed to show off their areas of expertise, their clientele, and their staff in a bold but friendly way to attract the kind of new clients they are looking for.

    • Design & User Experience
    • HTML/CSS Front-End
    • WordPress Development

Adopt a Love Story

Redesign a non-profit's web experience to compel new donors to give to the adoption cause

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    Adopt a Love Story needed a kickstarter-like website where families trying to adopt could tell their story and raise funds from their community and the web at large. The new website gives each family a visually stunning way to tell their story and communicate their need so that donors can help give kids in need a forever family.

    • Architecture & Wireframes
    • Design & User Experience
    • HTML/CSS Front-End
    • WordPress Development

Stretch to Text

A web app for HR managers to help their employees remember to stretch

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    I designed and developed this web application that sends out stretching exercises to employees via text message on a daily basis. Employees can respond and statistics are tracked. Company HR or Safety Managers can import, add, and edit employees as well as holidays, groups and settings through this interface.

    • Architecture & Wireframes
    • Design & User Experience
    • Development
    • HTML/CSS Front-End
    • Laravel Development

Windfall Promo

Develop an e-commerce site for on-demand screenprinting and embroidery

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    This site houses over 395,000 SKU's across 5,500 unique product styles between 93 brands and 2 different distributors. It was built to allow customers to quickly order and re-order their custom clothing and promotional needs. It also allows for custom stores to be created for restaurants and other multi-location businesses with a limited set of pre-defined products.

    • HTML/CSS Front-End
    • Laravel Development

WP Family Blog Theme

A WordPress Theme for Families and Mombloggers

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    I designed and developed this WordPress theme to be a beautiful, simple, and personal way to share family life online. Targeted especially at mom's who are interested in blogging about their kids, families, and their worlds. Every family member has their own profile and can be tagged on each post. It elegantly showcases family photos, cute stories, and everyday life.

    • Design & User Experience
    • Development
    • HTML/CSS Front-End
    • Ideation
    • WordPress Development

Simplestimate

Make project managers lives easier with this online web estimation tool

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    This is a side project of my own that I concepted, designed, and developed from the ground up. The tool is built to make creating estimates for projects easier and more accurate. Using a beautifully simple user interface it speeds up estimation process. Some of the features include project templates, online and PDF sharing, versioning, and much more.

    • Design & User Experience
    • Development
    • HTML/CSS Front-End
    • Ideation

Sports Team Theme

A premium WordPress theme for club and high school sports teams

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    This premium WordPress theme I designed and developed has sold over 500 times in the last 7 years. It is flexible enough for any sports team to use and create their own custom site, allowing them to change the design to reflect their team as well as add rosters, schedules, and news.

    • Architecture & Wireframes
    • Design & User Experience
    • HTML/CSS Front-End
    • Ideation
    • WordPress Development

Hands & Feet

An identity for a mobile app that challenges users to do good deeds

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    Being the "hands and feet" of Jesus is what this mobile application challenges its users. The identity is bold, reaching out of itself and into the world around it.

Hands & Feet

TSW/Progressive Builders

Create a pair of logos for the residential and commercial sides of a builder.

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    Uniting two divisions together through a visual communication system that is shared, these two logos represent the building process through their unique perspectives and their simplified architectural type renderings.

TSW/Progressive Builders

CG3 Consulting

A consulting company needed a memorable, bold mark.

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    CG3 is all about "Creating Growth", and their mark needed to visually show the results that it could bring to its customers. It does this through a custom designed typeface as well as a dynamic shape bursting at its seams.

CG3 Consulting

McIntyre Library

UW Eau Claire's College Library needed a visual identity for itself

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    Libraries have an identity problem, everyone assumes they're about books. McIntyre wanted to realign itself to the digital world around it, showing its many digital resources it could offer students interlocking and working together.

McIntyre Library

Leadership Development Group

Helping organizations identify their leaders and make them even better.

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    The identity worked to show the process of choosing people within an organization and training them. The end goal being that the organization aligns itself to its goals and functions as a cohesive whole.

Leadership Development Group

Baldwin Christian School

The school has its roots set deep in its beliefs

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    The leaf mark represents the learning and growth that happens at the school, and how Christ is at the center, within the roots, of the whole organization.

Baldwin Christian School

iEDGE

An identity for the next generation of Navigator missionaries

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    iEDGE is a program for teams of young missionaries who commit to live in a country while sharing their faith. The compass communicates directionality and orientation while the globe in the center communicates their intentionality and strategy around the world. The outward arrows show expansion and growth of the gospel.

iEDGE

Boxed Up Fun

Help board gamers answer the question "Which game should I buy next?"

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    A continuing project in my spare time to create a simple-to-browse database of board games for beginners. Users can create accounts to share their game collections and reviews as well as get personalized recommendations through a similarity engine that I developed.

    • Architecture & Wireframes
    • Design & User Experience
    • Development
    • HTML/CSS Front-End
    • Ideation
    • Identity Design

Famous Daves

Create a warm inviting environment for viewers to learn about award-winning BBQ.

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    I worked with Famous Dave’s to redesign their website, making it mouth-wateringly warm and inviting. The goals of the new design were to get people into their restaurants and increase visibility to their restaurant locations, delicious BBQ menu, and catering business.

    • Architecture & Wireframes
    • Design & User Experience