the wecreate teamthe team that brings your web presence together
Nate Wheeler – Co-Owner, Marketing Director
Nate helped found weCreate with fellow Co-Owners Brian and Zach. He spent four years serving honorably in the United States Marine Corps, where he gained valuable leadership skills as an infantry advisor to the Iraqi Army and as a Non Commissioned Officer leading other marines. After his service in the Marine Corps, Nate participated extensively in international stock and currency trading. He went on to earn his Master’s Degree in International Business and Marketing, and became heavily involved in helping build international internet startups.
Nate brings an impressive track record of diverse leadership experience to weCreate. Over the past six years, he has created and implemented integrated marketing plans for businesses in five states, and provided online marketing consultation to over 100 businesses. He has a talent for recognizing the strengths and abilities of his team members and assisting them in capitalizing on their unique skills.
Brian Bohrer – Co-Owner, Account Executive
Brian helped found weCreate with fellow Co-Owners Nate and Zach. His entrepreneurial spirit started in the early 90s when he was a sales representative for AC Delco, a General Motors division, servicing car dealerships within the tri-state area where he distinguished himself as a top salesperson in the region. His drive and desire as an entrepreneur led him to negotiate an agent agreement with Verizon Wireless in the early days of cellphone communication, and he launched a record breaking telecommunications business, opening retail locations in Cleveland, Ohio, and Erie, Pennsylvania.
Brian brings and irreplaceable element of positivity and drive to weCreate. His operational wisdom and experience of managing a successful, well-rounded business make him an outstanding leader within the company.
Zach Lanich – Co-Owner, Development Director
Zach is a gifted developer with an eye for outstanding web aesthetic. This combination of skill allows him to move fluidly between design and development to create websites that are both beautiful and functional. He is able to communicate with precision to both his team and his clients, ensuring each web development project is completed with efficiency and technical mastery.
Dave Rowley – Senior Web Developer, Graphic Designer
Mickey Wagner- Web & Graphic Designer
Mickey is a recent graduate of Mercyhurst University. He has worked as a freelance designer since 2013, helping local businesses, musicians, and individuals develop comprehensive branding identities. His detail-oriented nature and timely response to clients has helped him produce stunning, high-quality websites and designs that fully encompass his client’s branding needs. Mickey is a versatile designer with impressive development capabilities, which allows him to approach each project from both an aesthetic and functional perspective.
Susie Hosterman – Photographer, Branding Specialist
Susie’s broad range of branding-related specializations and passions include photography, videography, content writing, graphic design, and advertising– making her a perfect fit as social media manager. After receiving her BFA in Graphic Design from Edinboro University, Susie designed websites, branding material and ran multiple social media accounts for various businesses in the area. She has over 15 years of experience in studio photography, graphic and logo design, and video projects and worked as a lead marketer at a manufacturing company. Susie has a talent for understanding how the individual components of each project contribute to a holistic, well-rounded final product.
John Szymanski – Web Developer
John Szymanski recently graduated from Houghton College with an interdisciplinary degree in Computer Science and Communications. As a fresh face to website design, John has devoted himself to applying his strengths in video and programming design, 3-d modeling, and animation to compliment– and broaden– our client’s websites. His unique perspective brings a lot to the weCreate team, resulting in detail-oriented website designs. His enthusiasm for experimenting with new website development trends always brings new tools to the table, allowing weCreate to develop designs and coding specific to the client’s needs.
Becca Svoboda- SEO Specialist
Becca is a recent graduate of Penn State Behrend where she earned her degree in Marketing in May of 2017. Fresh off the boat, Becca brings creativity and passion to the weCreate team. Her specialties lie within on-page SEO, writing technical articles and blog content, and researching and analyzing data. She has a knack for finding great digital marketing opportunities for clients and networking on their behalf with tenacity and grace. Through strategic planning, her positive energy around the office, and being a proverbial student, Becca’s goal is to give each of her clients at weCreate the opportunity to reach their full potential with their digital marketing.
Nicole Kuhn- Marketing Intern
Nicole is a graduating senior at Penn State Behrend, where she is pursuing a degree in Marketing. She currently holds leadership positions in clubs such as Behrend Benefiting THON and Lion Ambassadors and brings that passion to the weCreate team. She contributes an array of creativity to her work here and works hand-in-hand with our SEO specialists, focusing on bringing the most optimal traffic to our client’s websites. Nicole specializes in blog article writing, backlink research, and refining a client’s brand image to reach (and surpass) their digital marketing goals. Her most valuable quality her at weCreate is her unmatched expertise brewin’ up a mean cup-of-joe.