About Us

On Mission.

On Mission.

Creative. Driven. Insightful. Responsive. These are just a few of the terms clients have used to describe the designers, developers and marketers who make up the Sayenko Design team. We’re inspired by your business and motivated by your success. Let us help your web presence be everything you want it to be.

Sayenko Design Team

Why We Are Different

Accelerate business growth through smart design & development, quality research, and forward-thinking strategies.

Maintaining long-term relationships with our clients is extremely important to us. Over the past ten years, we have worked hard to build strong ties with our clients (both inside and outside the workplace), to establish a deeper understanding of our client’s business and personal goals. More importantly, they bring a personal connection to our work. We enjoy watching our friends succeed!

On a more personal note, we would like to thank all of our clients that we have had the pleasure to work with over the past ten years. You have helped us get to where we are today, and we look forward to serving you in the future.

Unlike most design firms, we work hard to give you personalized services, working with you throughout the design process by getting to know your business inside and out. Our focus is on smart design, quality research, and forward-thinking web strategies while meeting tight deadlines. We take pride in our 100% customer service satisfaction and if you’re not happy, we’re not happy.

Low overhead and well refined processes allow us to offer agency quality website design and marketing campaigns at competitive price points.

Quick turnarounds on correspondence and weekly updates to keep you informed on the progress of your project. We never leave our clients hanging.

Full transparency on costs mean you’ll never be surprised with an unexpected charge or invoice. Our goal is to create a long term partnership centered around trust, and we respect your time and budget. We pride ourselves on adherence to timelines and estimates.

Our Values

Integrity & Accountability

Deliver High Quality

Teamwork & Collaboration

Selfless & Caring

Seasoned Team

Seasoned Team


Owner and Chief Designer

Sayenko Design was founded in 2009 to provide businesses of all sizes with user-driven web design and development solutions. I have a long background in visual arts with 11 years of design experience. I’m also passionate about performance which comes from my history as a professional runner. I personally oversee all projects the firm takes on.

Likes: Skiing, Beer, Running, Anything Competitive


Web Developer

Kyle is our WordPress developer with 15 years of experience. He has built over 450 custom WordPress themes for a diverse array of clients. He is detailed, reliable, and customer service focused. Also, a Certified WordPress Multilingual developer.

Likes: Stout/ Porter Beer, Japanese food, family, and our two dogs

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Web Developer

Mark grew up in Omaha, Nebraska but now resides in the PNW enjoying all it has to offer. He has 5 years of experience with WordPress development. His project management, front-end wizardry, and customer focus delight our clients.

Likes: Reposado Tequila, Pamplemousse La Croix (separately), Photographing Tiny Waterfalls


Web Strategist / SEO

Nik is a strategist and copywriter rolled into one creative package with 8 years of experience. When not contributing to sales lift, you can find him lifting at the gym or making a caricature of you behind your back.

Likes: The Gym, Bourbon, Making Fun of Bad Movies

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Paid Search Marketing

Brent has been working in Paid Search Marketing since 2004 and is a proponent of the value of instant feedback and market research that digital marketing offers. Incremental improvements is his mantra. In his spare time he plays soccer and is a fervent supporter of the Tottenham Hotspur in the English Premier League. #COYS!

Likes: Soccer, My Little Farm


Web Developer

Tristan grew up in both the mountains of Montana and cities of California. With a love of the outdoors and modern development technologies, Tristan fits right in Western Washington. His problem solving, creativity, and work ethic are the cornerstone of making any design a reality.

Likes: Snowboarding, Running, family

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Hayley grew up in Kansas and is a true Rock Chalk Jayhawk! She is the jack of all trades, she can do it all from creative writing to decorating the office, copywriting, and making a world-class cherry pie!

Likes: Hiking, Running, The Sun!

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Digital Marketing / SEO

Acquainted with the inner workings of innovative online marketing practices having worked to both create and market click-worthy content in a highly competitive SEO vertical. A history of leading projects while maintaining quality and efficiency at every step with over 8 years of experience.

Likes: Camping, Mountains, My Son

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Web Strategist / SEO

Back in their college days, Matt used to race against Mike. Matt never won, and now he has to work for Mike. Actually, Matt is a professional triathlete, having placed highly in several international Ironman competitions. Matt’s MBA and business background make him the perfect addition to our arsenal.

Likes: Anything Endurance… Swim, Bike, Run, Repeat!

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Over the past 12 years, Julian had the opportunity to work with a vast variety of people and personalities, to work in several cities and see new lighting and symmetry, to tell so many stories through pictures and images, and he’s had the chance to learn and grow in his field.

Wine, The Hawks!