First, we listen to our clients and understand their business objectives. Then we ask questions, think and plan. Pioneer Design uses effective tools to help all parties collaborate. We deliver creative solutions to problems. To execute these solutions, we utilize innovative design and cutting-edge technologies. See our process.
Integrity is very important to us. Keeping a good name with our clients is more important to us than making a profit. If we give you our word we keep it. It's our goal to earn your trust by delivering great results in a timely way and on budget.
Based in Lufkin, Texas in 1995, Pioneer Design has developed a broad customer base ranging in size from small businesses to large hospitals. Pioneer Design has created websites for clients as diverse as church ministries, painters, restaurants, medical practices, ad agencies, law firms and non-profits.
David Guy is the proprietor of Pioneer Design. David started out as a graphic designer for a small ad agency. He trained in Chicago at a large non-profit organization before branching out into his own business in late 1994. He loves to bring beautiful design and easy-to-use systems to his customers.
David is married with five young children. When he’s not working on client websites he enjoys spending time with his family. He professes a weakness for any product made by Apple and loves the great outdoors.
David Chism is the project manager and marketing director for Pioneer Design. David’s specialty is consulting and managing service companies. He has extensive knowledge about Social Media, blogging, relational marketing, Search Engine Optimization (SEO), selling, and the old fashion advertising pieces too. When he is not consulting, he can be found spending time with his wife and four children. He lives in Maryland.
Gary Fannon is a freelance developer for Pioneer Design. He creates websites in HTML, CSS and Expression Engine. He appreciates good design and aims for accuracy in his work. Previously Gary earned a Master in Divinity at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary and pastored churches in Kentucky, Tennessee, and Texas. He retired from full-time ministry in 2011 after being confined to a wheelchair due to a hunting accident.
Gary is married with two children and lives in Chattanooga, Tennessee. He is still an avid hunter that loves being in the outdoors.
Stephen Humphries is a freelance copywriter for Pioneer Design. Stephen has drawn from his long-time experience as a journalist to interview clients and create compelling web copy. Based in Los Angeles, Stephen was previously editor of the Arts section of The Christian Science Monitor. Now a freelancer writer, Stephen is an entertainment journalist for magazines such as Filter, Under the Radar, and American Way. He is currently writing his first novel. When he's not writing, Stephen can usually be found perusing the CD racks at his local record store.