IT’S NOT JUST ABOUT WHAT YOU CREATE,
BUT WHO YOU CREATE IT WITH.

Our team of designers, developers, and marketers are passionate about the creative process. We know your company has a unique story to tell and we strive to tell it in a way that will help your message rise above the rest. Consumers see countless ads and brands every day, but we’ll make sure the right people discover you. We believe in building trusting relationships with our clients so that we can help grow your voice, reach, and bottom line. Can a partnership between your small business and our small team change the world? Let’s find out.

OUR TEAM

Small but mighty, the duo. team is a collection of designers, developers and marketers who are capable of wearing multiple marketing hats. We collaborate on every project to provide your company with a 360-degree brand and marketing strategy.

CHRIS SCHNEIDER

Chris has over twelve years of experience in website design and development. His background includes corporate, small agency, and freelance work as a web developer. At duo., he balances his passion for problem-solving with his intuitive creativity.

When Chris is not building websites, he spends his time working around his yard, cheering on Cleveland sports teams, and enjoying the company of his wife, three children, and two golden retrievers.

PAT ROUTA

Pat is the creative mastermind behind duo.. He holds a B.A. in Visual Communication Design from Kent State and works mainly on duo.’s branding and the more artistic aspects of the designs. He worked as a freelancer for a company in San Francisco, and at a small Cleveland-based agency before founding duo. with Chris.

Pat spends his free time enjoying craft beer, renovating his house, attending Browns games with his Dad, and playing with his dog, Iggy.

MARGOT KELLEY

Margot is a Cleveland native who loves working with others. She graduated from Ohio University three years ago with a degree in Marketing, and with a certificate in Sales. As the Account Executive and Marketing Specialist at duo., she interacts with clients on a daily basis while also managing duo.’s social media output. Margot has a passion for reading, exploration, and for her golden retriever, Franklin.

STEVE RIGGLE

Steve currently works for duo. remotely as a project manager. He has a background in manufacturing and works full time as a process supervisor for a small business. At duo., he collaborates with clients and developers; he makes sure that everyone working on a project is logistically ready for the next step. Steve is very involved with his community and loves the humble roots of duo.. When he is not working, Steve likes to prepare and plan meals with his family.

KRISTIN GUSTAFSON

Kristin is a 2019 graduate of Otterbein University’s creative writing program. She currently freelances as a writer and editor and is excited to assist duo. in any capacity. When Kristin is not reading or writing, she enjoys playing the flute, horseback riding, and going on walks with her puppy, Maple. 

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