We are a down-to-earth small business, which puts quality over quantity and
customer relations as a top priority. We spend a great deal of time in coming up with online and graphic solutions that will best serve your business and continue to provide you with return for years to come.
Heidi has been in the creative industry since 2004 and currently works as a Project Manager and Art Director at Sound Web Solutions, LLC. A Jill-of-all-trades, her work experience includes web development (graphics, animation, front and back-end programming), user interface design (web, mobile and interactive applications) and graphic design (identity, promotional materials, email marketing). She currently focuses on managing all aspects of client projects. Her free time is filled up with creative art and music projects, hiking, skiing, snowshoeing, yoga and world travel.
Karen Weiland worked full-time for the City of Valdez, from 1980 to 2004, as Library Director and, from 2000 to 2004, as Director of Library and Information Services, where she was responsible for managing all aspects of the City’s computer and networking infrastructure. In 2005, she formed Sound Web Solutions with Heidi where she now works primarily as Project Manager. She focuses on the implementation of client projects, particularly in defining the information architecture, content flowing and quality assurance of front-end elements. When not busy with web projects, Karen enjoys a wide variety of outdoor activities including sea kayaking, skiing, running and hiking.
Our resident WordPress/HTML monkey, Hans ensures that our clients’ websites are well maintained and up-to-date. He graduated from Southern Oregon University with a degree in Communications and has spent many hours as a volunteer at KCHU Radio, in Valdez. On sunny days, he can often be found exploring the slopes at Thompson Pass.
A longtime business partner, Michael Miller owns and operates Out of a Jam Solutions, where he works to make customers’ lives simpler with repair and consulting for computers, websites and related technology. He specializes in CMS and Web strategy.