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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 to 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 two daughters, Daphne and Tess.
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.
Jayden was born and raised in Memphis, TN. He began attending the University of Tennessee in 2016, where he studied Advertising and Business Administration. Shortly after graduating in 2020, he joined the Slamdot team as a Search Strategist. In his free time, Jayden enjoys spending time with friends, listening to music, playing video games, and going on the occasional hike.
Chloe Beth Armstrong
Chloe Beth is a native Knoxvillian who graduated from the University of Tennessee in 2019 with a B.S. in Advertising & minor in Business Administration. During her college years, she regularly engaged with UTK’s Advertising Club, eventually serving as president during her senior year. Upon graduation, she utilized a passion for social media by working for local site KnoxvillePage, and later joining the Marketing Department at Regal Cinemas Corporate. She joined the Slamdot team at the end of 2020 as a Search Strategist to apply her research and design experience to help our clients grow their companies.
Oli is from Exeter, England. He came to the United States on a golf scholarship where he attended Tennessee Wesleyan University graduating with a B.A in International Business in 2018. After college, he attended Carson-Newman University for his MBA with a specialization in Marketing and graduating in late 2020. Oli is looking forward to applying previous experience and education to provide the Slamdot team with excellent output. His time outside the office mostly involves him hanging out with friends, listening to music, working out, and playing golf.
Ashley hails from Augusta, GA, graduating from the University of Georgia with a Bachelor’s degree in Consumer Journalism with a focus in Marketing. She joined the Slamdot team as a Search Strategist to combine her years of customer service and love of digital marketing. When she isn’t at work, Ashley loves spending time with her boyfriend & fur baby. She also enjoys traveling, going on nature walks (especially in the mountains), and going to concerts.
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.
Kaitlin is originally from Nashville, TN and graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville. She also has an Associates in Media Technology with a concentration in Design for Web and Print. She previously worked for several years in customer service in the financial industry and decided to combine her passion for helping people with her passion for technology. Outside of work, Kaitlin enjoys spending time with her husband and two dogs, as well as family and friends. She enjoys traveling, hiking, kayaking, and crafting as well.
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.
Ally graduated from UNC-Chapel Hill with a B.S in Information Science. Her focus on web design and human-computer interaction ultimately fostered her passion for designing creative solutions for others. She enjoys working with a variety of businesses and organizations to develop effective, user-friendly websites that help accomplish their goals. In her free time, she enjoys photography, hiking, and spending time with friends.
Clinton is a native Okie who graduated from the University of Central Oklahoma with a Bachelor’s in creative studies. Looking for adventure, he and his wife moved to South Korea and spent 6 years there teaching English and traveling around Asia. When not teaching, he spent his time learning to code and to build websites and web applications. The long hours spent studying and practicing paid off and allowed him to join the Slamdot team in April of 2021. When not working, Clinton likes to spend his time camping and hiking with his wife and dog or playing games and coding personal projects.
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.
Customer Success Manager
Kelsey was born and raised in Knoxville, TN and graduated with an A.A.S. in Media Technologies with a concentration in Web Technology at Pellissippi State. She has several years of customer service experience and a passion for turning complex problems into simple solutions. In her free time, Kelsey enjoys spending time with family and her two fur babies. She also loves writing, playing games, and binge watching Grey’s and Charmed reruns.