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Founder & CEO
Sean started writing software and building computers at the age of 11. He started his first business at the age of 15, providing computer repair and web design services to local residents and businesses. After graduating, Sean joined one of the world’s largest web hosting companies, where he honed his talent for technology and marketing. In 2005, Sean founded Slamdot with the mission of providing more approachable web design and hosting solutions for small businesses. In 2009, Sean received the Young Entrepreneur of the Year award in Knoxville, Tennessee. In 2010, he was a recipient of the Greater Knoxville Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 award. Sean is also a member of the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), a highly selective invite-only organization that connects successful entrepreneurs aged 40 and younger worldwide.
Chief Operating Officer
Daniel graduated from UNC-Chapel Hill with a B.A. in Journalism & Advertising, joining Slamdot in the fall of 2005. With more than 10 years of marketing experience, he is driven by his passion for people and helping businesses thrive. Daniel works on business development, customer service, marketing and day-to-day operations of the Slamdot Store. He’s an Ambassador in the Knoxville and Farragut/West Knox Chambers of Commerce, past chair of the Carolina Alumni Club, and past president of the American Marketing Association Knoxville chapter, having received the President’s Award as volunteer of the year in 2015 and Locander award for long-term service to the chapter. Daniel was named Ambassador of the Year at the Knoxville Chamber in 2011. His better half is Emily, and they have a son, Walker, and a daughter, Daphne.
Senior Web Developer
Jessica joined the Slamdot team in December of 2012, after spending over six years working at a large used bookstore, where she met her husband. She has been building websites since the mid 90s when she taught herself HTML in order to improve the super-modern layout of her Geocities page. Her more formal technical background dates back to 2002 when she received an Associate’s Degree in Software Applications Programming. Since then she has worked in a variety of technical support positions, troubleshooting everything from satellite dishes to cell phones. When she’s not on the job she’s likely to be found running (no, she’s probably not faster than you) or playing video games.
Micah joined the Slamdot team in September of 2015 as a Search Strategist. A graduate of the University of Tennessee’s Advertising program in 2013, Micah has worked in graphic design, web design, and digital marketing for agencies from Knoxville to Canada. When he’s not on the job you can find Micah hanging out with friends and family, going to concerts, playing video games, playing guitar and watching basketball.
Sara holds a Bachelor of Science in Technical Communication, a nanodegree from Udacity in Front-End Web Development, and is a published author. She discovered her passion for creating websites in 2011 while building a website for someone in her family, she soon began to build her own websites as passion projects and take classes to help further her skills. Her career history includes technical writing, project management, finance, and freelance writing. When Sara’s not at work, she enjoys museums, reading, music, movies, Fanboy conventions, and going on adventures with her sons Draven and Zakk.
Sydney is from Elizabethton, TN & graduated from East Tennessee State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Media & Communication in 2017. Before beginning her career at Slamdot in 2019, she put her creative design skills to work as a marketing manager and assistant event planner in Johnson City, TN. Aside from web development and design, her favorite pastimes include yoga, quality time with family & friends, & anything outdoors!
Kyle has two passions in life; art and technology. This led to a mixed education after high school. He received an A+ certification in Computer Repair and Networking from Tennessee Technology Center. After that, he went on to get an Associates in Software Engineering as well as a B.F.A. in Graphic Design with a minor in Photography. While working for a non-profit as a Brand Coordinator he found himself rebuilding their website and enjoyed the experience. Since then he has been building websites in his free time and learning as much as he can about all the touch points that go into a well-built experience.
Bryan is a Graphic Designer/Web developer who joined the Slamdot team in September 2016. Having worked in various mediums of design ranging from screen printing to web design, Bryan brings an array of experience and thoughtful creativity to the team. After obtaining an Associates Degree in Communication Graphics Technologies, he went on to design t-shirts for local and national brands. He later found a passion for web development, and began a journey to bring good design and development together. When Bryan’s not designing, he’s spending time with his wife and son, enjoying music, and training Jiu-Jitsu.
Aaron joined Slamdot in August 2018 as a Search Strategist. He is a University of Tennessee Marketing graduate with a love for helping people succeed. His passion for marketing blossomed after his yearbook advisor told him that promoting companies and ideas was an actual career path. Since then he has dedicated himself to learning new technologies and methods for growth. A self-proclaimed geek, when not at work, Aaron can be found watching Star Wars, tinkering with smart home devices, and working with his church youth group.
Phil joined the Slamdot team in February of 2019. With nearly 15 years of graphic design and branding experience, across multiple platforms, Phil seeks to utilize his knowledge and vision to help clients continue expanding their brand - and look their best while doing it! When he is not working on a design project, he enjoys spending time with his family, listening to music, and watching cheesy horror movies.