We are a Michigan based web media agency that has hand picked a great group of individuals to create our talented team. Appletree MediaWorks is also proud to be a Union company that is a member in the Graphic Communications Conference/International Brotherhood of Teamsters Union (G.C.C./I.B.T.).
We believe that your online and print marketing efforts should help your business grow, not just be money spent with no return on investment. As the economy becomes tighter, competitive pressures tend to increase and every dollar spent has to hold accountability in support of moving your business forward. That’s why we take the time to get to know your business and determine how to help your sales grow.
Our team is also focused on customer service – that’s why we’ve developed our referral program. We truly believe that you will be happy with our services and should get paid for spreading the word about Appletree MediaWorks. Check out what our other clients are saying about our team in our portfolio and then contact us for a no obligation quote today.
Katie has been an integral part of Appletree MediaWorks since the company formed in 2009. She is experienced in internet design, website development and programming, allowing her to succeed as a project manager and the in-house user interface (UI) architect. Katie has a knack for putting herself in the end-user’s shoes to create well planned solutions for Appletree’s clients. She has managed online communications for a Fortune 500 company as well as helping dozens of businesses and organizations over the last decade.
Katie graduated from Ferris State University with honors in 2001 earning a Bachelor’s of Science in Computer Information Systems, a minor in Spanish and several programming certificates. She is currently wrapping up her Master’s degree with the University of Phoenix. In her free time Katie enjoys traveling, gardening and volunteering in her community. Katie’s favorite ice cream flavor is Butter Pecan in a waffle cone.
James is a programmer with experience in nearly every aspect of the web industry. Fascinated by computers at a young age, he taught himself how to program on a 286 as a teen and has never stopped enjoying it. Although he prefers the company of machines, James is always more than eager to help his clients meet and exceed their goals.
James graduated with honors from the University of Michigan with a Bachelor’s of Science in Computer Information Systems. In his free time, James enjoys roller coasters (the bigger and faster, the better). He’s often spotted at Cedar Point in the summer heat, enjoying a single scoop of his favorite flavor: mint chocolate chip.
Raina joined the Appletree MediaWorks team after working as a freelance designer and illustrator for years, both designing websites and doing character concept design work for individuals and companies.
Qualified with over 25 years of technical and creative experience in the Graphics and Digital Media Industry including: graphic design, training solutions, web design, web development, SEO, SEM, social media campaigns, public relations, information architecture, UX and UI development, project management, college teaching experience, and college curriculum development.
Mike is a result driven professional that has serviced a variety of clients to achieve goal-based initiatives on a wide variety of projects. This includes a web site with over 5,000 pages for a large university, E-commerce solutions listing over 100,000 products, and the development, design, and deployment of a branding campaign for a new college business center to name a few.
In his free time you’re like to spot Mike enjoying the highly coveted Black Licorice Ice Cream from Moomers in Traverse City, his fall back is Coffee Coffee Buzz Buzz Buzz from Ben and Jerry’s.
W. happens through the office when it serves his interests to do so. His temper and demeanor result in his being left to his own devices for the most part, and the rest of the office is left at a standstill when W. behaves badly, such as jumping on the counter or making demands.
His favorite ice cream is anything that includes sardines.
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