Twin State Web Design is a branch of Twin State Technical Services, a full-service IT firm based in the Quad Cities. Twin State has been helping clients create, manage, and improve their information systems since 1992. As a result, we have full access to a team of experienced network and software engineers.
Our web team focuses on building sites that are accessible, useful, and well designed. We don't outsource our work, we don't use templates, and we don't take on too many projects at once. Instead, we get to know our clients and work together to build great websites.
Lynne provides project management as well as handing project communication, and content management training for our customers. Among these include: Scott County Family YMCA, Two Rivers YMCA, Metropolitan Medical Laboratories, Achieve Quad Cities, MosserLee (home and garden), and Precision Foods. Besides conducting website training classes and training guides for Twin State clients, her degree in English from Augustana allows her to write copy and advice in SEO strategy. Previously, Lynne worked in marketing and public radio.
Eric is Twin State’s lead web-enabled application developer. As an experienced developer, Eric possesses strong management skills and is the lead developer of Twin State’s Content Management System, integrated in a number of Twin State sites. Eric began his programming career with a large insurance underwriter in Des Moines.
Logan provides first-line support to clients, deploys engineers to client locations who need more advanced technical support, and uses a network monitoring software to keep track of client’s networks to ensure they are running properly. He also helps the web design team with SEO reports, identifying aspects of websites that could be improved upon to perform better in search engine results. Logan earned his B.S. in Information Systems at Western Illinois University.
Since joining on at Twin State in 2014, Michael has made significant contributions to our team as a whole, particularly in the area of iOS and Android app development. Previously, Michael worked as the IT support for the Scott County library system while earning his B.S. in Computer Science at St. Ambrose University. Michael is interested in file compression and enjoys working on web development.
Matt joined the Twin State family after completing his college education in Web Application Development and works with some of Twin State’s largest clients, developing applications on quality assurance and web data entry. Matt has developed software and web applications for Hill & Valley, Superior Product Pick up, SSAB, Nixalite of America, Russell Construction, Northwest Bank, and Clinton County.
Since starting at Twin State, Amelia has completed major projects in Sharepoint for Eastern Iowa Community College District and in JMC Registration Application. In addition, she has made significant contributions both in the office and with our clients, being a talented Java and Visual Basic programmer. Amelia finished her B.S. in Computer Science with a minor in Business Management at St. Ambrose University in 2013.
Bill is our manufacturing go-to guy over the last five years and today is developing an ERP suite of software for a large manufacturer. Bill has extensive manufacturing experience and has worked for over a decade at Sears Manufacturing as Lead Programmer and Project Lead. Bill has developed real-time, web driven shop floor data collection systems for MRP manufacturing systems, payroll, and managed mainframe installations. In addition, Bill is a talented musician and plays lead guitar in local bands.
Beth founded Twin State in 1992 and serves as a Technology Strategist for many Twin State clients. She has been a Technology Adviser on applied technology to business strategy for many area executives. She also stays on the leading edge of Internet marketing, search engine optimization (SEO), analytics, and leads, often serving as a guest speaker in conferences in these areas. Beth has 30 years of experience in the technology field, including 10 years of experience at IBM Corp. She is a graduate of Northwestern University and earned her Master’s in Information Technology at St. Ambrose University.
Bob began his career in Silicon Valley and holds a B.S. in Mathematics from Knox College. Past experience includes Siemens, Hughes LAN Systems, and Sytek. Twin State recruited Bob from California to develop innovative application solutions including software for financial institutions, manufacturing, sales and marketing, communications, and transportation. He is an expert at work flow analysis and reengineering solutions to combine the web interface with existing internal systems to create work flow improvement. Bob has developed applications for customers such as Alter Barge Line, EICCD, Lee Enterprises, the Davenport Public Library, and Nichols Aluminum.
Chris creates outstanding work for print and web. A promoter of responsive web design, Chris has used his skills in HTML, CSS, and jQuery to build sites for clients such as Russell Construction, Central Performing Arts Center, Ruhl Commercial, and Treetop Properties. In addition to being a Google Analytics Qualified Individual, he also handles branding, logo design, illustration, typography, and print design for many of our clients. Chris earned a BFA in Graphic Design at Iowa State University and has also won awards from the Art Director’s Association of Iowa.
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