The Team

And Together They Form...

Austin Web and Design is an Austin born, Austin-bred web design company. Our team works collaboratively to provide the best combination of design, functionality, and efficiency. Team members are selected for their talent, their ability to deliver value for our clients, and how nice they are.

As a client, you will have a single point of contact who, for efficiency’s sake, is probably also the person doing all or most of the work on your project.

Click on a name below to read a team member's bio and see their projects. To contact a team member, please click here.

Austin Web and Design's owner Isaac Simon.

Isaac Simon

Owner

Degrees: BS in Advertising and BS in Radio Television Film from University of Texas at Austin with honors
Background: 10 years in marketing
Roles: Founder, Chief Cook, Bottle Washer
Quote: “Braaiiinnsss

Austin Web and Design's Customer Care Advocate David Simon.

David Simon

Customer Care Advocate

Degrees: 360
Background: Contractor Direct Sales, Restaurant Owner/Manager
Roles: Customer Care/Committed to customer satisfaction.
Quote: “We get it right the first time, if not we'll fix it!"

Austin Web and Design's Traffic Manager and Quality Assurance team member Scott Doughty

Scott Doughty

Project Manager

Degrees: BA in Art History
Background: Graphic Design, Photography, Teacher
Roles: Onboarding, Client Relationships, Web Design, Quality Assurance
Quote: "Laugh it up, fuzzball!"

Austin Web and Design's Traffic Manager and Quality Assurance team member Maz Zakery

Maz Zakery

Project Manager

Degrees: BSc in Mass Communication Majoring in Advertising and Public Relations, Certified by Digital Marketer in Email marketing, E-Commerce Marketing, Customer Acquisition as well as other certificates in Project Management, Google as well as Facebook Marketing
Background: Project Management, Marketing, Advertising, Photography and Business Strategy
Roles: Project Management and Client Servicing
Quote: "If your dreams do not scare you, they are not big enough"

Austin Web and Design's designer and web developer Shireen Emami.

Shireen Emami

Designer/Developer

Degrees: BFA in Product Design from Parsons The New School for Design
Background: Product Design. Graphic Design. Food Design. Teacher. Consultant.
Roles: Project Manager / Designer
Quote: “Between two evils, I always pick the one I never tried before.”

Austin Web and Design's web developer Ben Andrews.

Ben Andrews

Web Developer

Degrees: HND Computing & Software Engineering, BSc Computer Science & Software Engineering
Background: Tech support, Tech Support Team Management, Network Engineering, Programming, Web Application Development, Website Development, Business Owner
Roles: Development
Quote: "A wizard is never late.. Nor is he early. He arrives

Austin Web and Design's designer and web developer Gavin Hartman.

Gavin Hartman

Designer/Developer

Degrees: Self Taught
Background: Project Management, Quality Assurance, Web Coding, IT
Roles: Development and Maintenance
Quote: "Bears.Beets.Battlestar Galactica."

Austin Web and Design's designer and web developer Brandon Washburn.

Brandon Washburn

Designer/Developer

Degrees: Blackbelt
Background: This
Roles: Coder
Quote: “El Sob #1!.”

Austin Web and Design's designer and web developer Alex Frank.

Alex Frank

Designer/Developer

Degrees: BS in Journalism with a minor in music from Texas State University
Background: Geocities, Design, Photography, Music, and Writing
Roles: Coder
Quote: “You just got Jammed!”

Austin Web and Design's designer and web developer James Benavides.

James Benavides

Designer/Developer

Degrees: AAS Graphic Design and AAS Web & Interactive Degree
Background: Graphic and Web Design with a pinch of Photography
Roles: Designer/Coder
Quote: “Today is the day”

Austin Web and Design's web developer Rachael Brown.

Rachael Brown

Web Developer

Degrees: BSc Computer Science
Background: Web Design & Development, WordPress, Bootstrap
Roles: Developer
Quote: “Life is short and so am I.”

Austin Web and Design's Spanish Project Manager Maryorie Pavon

Maryorie Pavon

Spanish Project Manager and Onboarder

Degrees: BS in Advertising & Minor in Art and Design from Texas State University. AAS Graphic Design from Austin Community College
Background: Spanish, Graphic Design, WordPress, Social Media, and some Printmaking.
Roles: Spanish Projects
Quote: “Try not. Do or Do not. There is no try.”

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