James has been involved with website design, development, marketing, and entrepreneurship for over 17 years. As a serial entrepreneur he has started six companies, and sold two, with his first sale at the age of only 16. Since most of his startups were bootstrap with minimum employees in the beginning, he has gained experience in all facets of business. His vast understanding of business combined with his senior level development skills puts him in a unique position. While he has the business sense to lead a company, he also has an understanding of the products down to the last line of code.
VP of Sales & Accounts - Partner
Since the first "You've Got Mail," Matt has always been consumed with advancing technologies and digital media. While majoring in Economics at Trinity College, Matt was the founder and driving force with multiple startups including TSPN, a student-run Sports Media Programming Network for active students and alumni. With over 10 years of design and development experience, Matt formed his own digital agency specializing in WordPress, which eventually merged with Yelling Mule (Fun Fact: Matt grew up with James Shiner). Other accomplishments of Matt's are (1) winning an NCAA National Championship in 2008 for baseball as a starting center fielder, and (2) performing as the Opening Act for The Roots and Matt & Kim as lead singer and rhythm guitarist.
Nicki is an experienced web designer and front-end developer with a passion for both design and code. After graduating from Roger Williams University, where she studied graphic design and creative writing, Nicki was part of the inaugural class of Startup Institute Boston. She has since worked for multiple startup companies as well as enjoyed a successful career as a freelancer. At Yelling Mule, she enjoys the fast-paced environment of an agency, working with clients in many different industries to establish appealing and user-friendly brands and websites. Outside of the office, Nicki can often be found playing ultimate frisbee, trying new craft beers, and constantly competing with her friends in Fitbit step competitions.
Stantely has always had a passion for Programming. After getting his Associate in IT from London Tech, he extended his education at Highland University Software Dept where he studied software Driven Systems as a major for one year specializing in mobile applications. He soon got passion in the web, and now working as a front end and back end developer for over 4 yrs on multiple projects. He always makes sure all of his Front-end code and Back-end code are clean and in Compliance with Web 2.0, providing clients with the most elegant and appealing user friendly website features and functionalities. If not programming Stantely is busy doing research on Google, listening to music, working out, cooking and hanging with friends or family.
Kathleen is the one that keeps Yelling Mule running smoothly. As Account Manager she uses her incredible organizational skills to make sure every project is completed on time and that every client has the best possible experience. When she isn't coordinating the schedules of sales reps, designers, developers, UX designers and QA engineers Kathleen enjoys being outdoors and spending time with friends and family. She easily wins the award of "most extreme" here at Yelling Mule HQ with her love of skydiving.
Kareya is Yelling Mule's Social Media Manager. As Master and Commander of all social media platforms, she plays an integral role in building local businesses online presence. She uses her abilities as a crafty wordsmith, photographer and designer to create successfully strategic social media campaigns. When Kareya isn't social networking for Yelling Mule or local businesses, she is most likely traveling or maintaining her title as World Champion Netflix viewer.
Terese is a graphic and web designer with a passion for logo design, illustration, and building brand identity. She began her career in fashion but a desire to specialize in digital art led her to pursue her true calling of graphic and web design. Terese enjoys new and exciting projects that allow her to design for and learn about different industries. When Terese isn't designing, she is usually seeking adventure. An avid traveler, she enjoys exploring new places, skiing new mountains, and running new routes.
Background encompasses content marketing, advertising, and brand management. Tammy is well versed with both the client side and within the agency environment. Tammy has helped organizations build digital communication programs working in all types of industries including nonprofit, government, real estate, and professional services. Tammy specializes on the practical implementation of digital technology to drive business acquisition and revenue through the effective use of social media, blogging, email marketing and content development. Tammy received a Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communications with a specialization in electronic media from West Texas A&M University (WTAMU). She is currently pursuing her Masters of Business Administration through WTAMU.
A proud self-proclaimed nerd, Carina loves the behind the scenes part of web design. She has a deep seated passion and fascination for all the work that goes into creating the structure and organization of websites: information architecture, wireframing, and user journeys. Before joining the Yelling Mule team, Carina did a year of service through AmeriCorps VISTA where she discovered her passion for tech and design by building a landing page for the organization she was serving. In her spare time, Carina can be found reading comic books, knitting, or boxing.