Professional Web Site Designers
President of BKR Studio Inc., founded the company in 1983.
His background in commercial photography and multimedia production
have propelled the company into the dynamic Web site design, development
and hosting powerhouse they are today.
A South Bend,
Indiana native and an avid hiker, Brian and his wife Ruby
hiked the Grand Canyon in 2003 and as Brian puts it "I have a whole different perspective
on goal setting now".
Tina Merrill, Studio Manager, joined
BKR Studio in 1998 to handle bookkeeping tasks. With her
degree in Office Administration from IVYTech, she quickly
mastered the BKR "books" and now excels at many other tasks
including ColdFusion website development and programming.
Mother of four growing boys, Tina keeps
up her motherly instincts by spoiling the family pet Max
Chad Nagy, Project Manager, interfaces
with clients on their projects, keeping development on track and on budget.
An accomplished Web developer, Chad studied Computer Science at Purdue
University and graduated with a bachelor's degree in Finance
from Indiana University. This combination gives Chad an
exceptional understanding of the needs of our clients.
Chad never gets enough computer time and
is an avid computer gamer. In those rare moments he doesn't
have a mouse and keyboard at hand he can be found with
family and friends or walking his Springer Spaniel, Jedi.
Branden Johnson, Web
Site Designer, has a Bachelor of General Studies in music
production and performance from Virginia Commonwealth University,
an Associates degree in Information System Technology from
New River Community College and is a Certified Internet Web
Branden tends to handle the higher end programming
projects including the e-commerce, shopping cart systems
we develop for clients.
An avid musician, Branden has a fully
equipped sound studio in his home and is the founder of the
band Dendra (www.dendraband.com).
Web site designer, has been working on programming for the past 18 years. He enjoys the challenge of bringing desktop application functionality to the Web.
When not programming, Josh enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter, seeing this vast country of ours, cooking, and tinkering with anything mechanical or electrical.
Micah Riggenbach , Web site designer, has a Bachelor of Technology Degree from Andrews University where he studied graphic design.
As a technology enthusiast, Micah enjoys studying how things work whether it's a car, the latest gadget, or a website.
Micah has also been practicing martial arts for the past nine years and currently teaches karate classes after work.
Kathy Hart has served as a photo
and video assistant since 1995. Back when photo finishing
meant develop film and make prints, Kathy did all the required
darkroom work. Today she makes sure the compact flash cards
are formatted and recharges batteries for the digital cameras.
Kathy enjoys traveling in her spare time,
especially to warm parts of the country with clear water
to go snorkeling. Kathy's attitude of doing whatever needs
done makes her an invaluable part of the BKR staff.
Professional Web site designers at BKR Studio serve clients across the nation and provide Web site design services from our headquarters in South Bend Indiana.