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Meet Angela, Our Girls Inc. Extern!

We’re super excited to have Angela Duran on board for the next month as our summer extern! The Girls Inc Eureka! Program is a five-year college-bound program that encourages girls to participate in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) and sports. During the third year of the program, the girls complete a four week externship to get hands-on experience in the professional world. Entering...

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Reflecting on 10 Years in Business

What does a decade in business feel like? Amazing, at times frantic, exhilarating, exhausting, educational, the best fun you can have. It’s hard to believe it’s been ten whole years, honestly. We’ve seen a lot of change, in technology, our industry, the economy, the world. Our field continues to evolve and it’s hard to believe that when we first started Dowitcher we weren’t all carrying...

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Dowitcher Turns 10!

They say, “time flies when you’re having fun” and we couldn’t agree more. It’s hard to believe 10 years ago we were setting up shop in our home office. Five years ago, we moved into our downtown Santa Barbara, CA location and we practically can’t remember life before that! In 2011, Trixie joined the team as our Chief Security Officer and we’re not entirely...

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And the ADDY Goes To….

Drumroll, please! The Dowitcher team is proud to announce 4 award wins from the American Advertising Federation (whoohoo!). We took home two silver awards for book and web design and two bronze awards for web and logo design. We don’t want to toot our own horn but it’s pretty awesome when our hard work and designs get recognized. Congratulations to the whole team and a special shout out to Ms. Hanna...

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Meet Our New Website!

Meet Our New Website! The Dowitcher team has some very exciting news! And if you’re reading this blog you’ve probably noticed already. 🙂 WE HAVE A BRAND-SPANKING NEW WEBSITE. Completely redesigned and revamped, it’s better than ever. Woohoo! We’ve been growing! Check out our (still expanding) team. Want to check out all the awesome projects we’ve done? Peruse our portfolio. Got questions? Drop...

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Introducing Rosie, Dowitcher’s New Digital Marketer!

I’m thrilled to introduce Rosie Sullivan, the latest edition to our Dowitcher team. Rosie was up and running so quickly that we’ve kept her busy with projects and we barely had time to sit down and catch up! Next week she’ll have been on staff for one month already, and the rest of us can definitely say the time is flying. We’ve discovered many important things about Rosie,...

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Meet our Girls Inc Extern, Tahis!

We are thrilled to welcome an extern through Girls Inc Eureka! program again this summer!  Eureka! is a 5 year college-bound program for girls in 8th through 12th grade. Along with monthly meetings, the girls attend special field trips and participate in unique programming each year.  During the summer of the third year, the girls complete a 4 week externship with a company to get some hands on...

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Nine is Fine: Dowitcher Designs Celebrates a Birthday

Eight was great. But we’re happy to report that nine is mighty fine. Today Dowitcher Designs is celebrating our ninth birthday! Well, we won’t be celebrating the whole day, because there’s a heck of a lot to do. Over the past year we’ve continued to grow in leaps and bounds, welcoming Sara Ovadia and Hanna Petrini to our team. We were recognized for our work on the websites...

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Dowitcher Celebrates Newly Minted MBA: Congrats, Amber!

You know what they say: the early bird catches the, er, degree? We’re proud and excited to announce that this week our intrepid CEO Amber Wallace earned a master’s in business administration from UC Irvine’s Paul Merage School of Business! The executive MBA program is particularly rigorous and includes three intensive residential courses — one took Amber all the way to Vietnam...

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Meet Hanna, Dowitcher’s Newest Graphic Designer!

We are excited to introduce our newest graphic designer, Hanna Lopez Petrini! As a recent graduate from the Graphic Design and Media Arts program at SBCC, Hanna brings boundless creativity into her projects and we feel lucky to have her. We wanted to get to know Hanna a little better and she found some free time between creative projects to answer a few questions for us. What first brought you from...

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Meet the Newest Dowitcher Recruit, Vanessa!

We’re happy to introduce Vanessa Ceja as the newest addition to our flock! Vanessa is a UCSB senior, soon to graduate with her bachelor’s in communication, and she’s joined us as a fearless intern. (She also brings our hip factor up more than a few notches.) I had the privilege of having Vanessa in my Marketing in the 21st Century class at UCSB. She’s one of those smart, brave students who is not...

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A Very Dowitcher Thanksgiving

Ah, Thanksgiving! That wonderful time of year where you pull on your largest, comfiest pants and settle in for a full day of gluttony — oh, and giving thanks for the good things in life, of course. Here at Dowitcher Designs we have a lot to be thankful for. Our clients, for one. Our lively office view onto State Street here in Santa Barbara, for another. And dessert. We really, really like...

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