About Josh

Josh has over 17 years of Web Development Experience and over 25 years of Marketing and Advertising experience. He is well versed in web design principals, methods and techniques as well as hosting and server technologies.  He has an endless list of clients ranging from basic site designs, online communities, and full scale web ecommerce applications.


  • HTML
  • PHP
  • MySQL
  • SEO (Search Engine Optimization)
  • WordPress
  • Online Communities
  • ecommerce solutions
  • Social Media Strategy
  • Background in Graphic Design and Printing
  • Background Marketing and Advertising

Josh’s Professional Background:

  • For 11 years, Josh was Vice President of Operations for Dellinger Advertising/Pedder Publishing, responsible for producing The Community Service Book which was a tool used by area non-profits to raise funds.
  • Josh currently is Lead Developer / Project Manager for Sunrise Marketing.  Sunrise Marketing specializes in being a total source for not only web development, but graphic design, printing services and marketing for clients. Since 2011 Josh has worked with Sunrise Marketing to build complex and custom ecommerce solutions for many businesses.
  • Josh is also employed as Communications and Connections Catalyst with his church, West UMC where he not only manages their website, social media and communications needs, but serves in ministry areas as well.

Josh’s Personal Background:

  • Originally from Boston, NY (a small town outside of Buffalo, NY)
  • Eagle Scout (with Bronze Palm)
  • Moved to Charlotte, NC in 1996
  • Avid Disney Buff
  • Loves to Golf with his dad and brother
  • Loves to travel, especially cruising on Royal Caribbean (Check out www.CallMaestro.com for great cruising experts)
  • Favorite Restaurant:  Taste of Buffalo Pizzeria in Huntersville, NC


heartClient Feedback

This morning you saved my message boards, some hacker had gotten in and you caught it and fixed it within minutes! … I can not thank you enough Josh, you’re the greatest… - Leo Laporte (Nationwide Radio and Television Journalist)
In the course of working with many developers over a 6 year period, I’ve yet to find anyone that gives you ANYWARE NEAR what Josh gives you for the money. His excellent coding skills and well thought out implementation always saves me money in the end.- Dean Rice
I would like to THANK Josh for all of his hard work on my site, he has completed several mods for me and they work great, his prices are fair and he responds very quickly.- Gill Blue
Josh has done a great job, is always on time, is a pleasure to work with, and has a talent to put into words exactly what he is going to do so there are no errors or misunderstandings.- Alex D.
He goes beyond the call of duty to help get things squared away and I have always appreciated that, his prices are very reasonable and you will get more than you expect for it.- Eric
When I get SUPER SERVICE as I have received from Josh it is worthy of a response. First, besides the fact that this gentleman (Josh) is a true magician at what he does, he is very understanding and appreciates how business should be run.- Ivan Richmond
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