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Dorey Design Group is a web design and development agency located in Portland, Oregon.

DDG builds custom websites using Drupal, WordPress and other open-source content management systems. As experts in website development and open-source technology, we make the challenge of building your online solutions simple and effective.

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Design

We create visually impactful, functional, and thoughtful websites that support your brand and engage your users.

Development

Whether it’s Drupal, WordPress, or custom web application development, we are your open source content management experts, with 13 years of experience creating effective and brilliant websites for a wide range of businesses.

Solutions

Contact Dorey Design Group and we will help you choose and implement the right technology solution to meet your business needs and goals.

Our Work

The good, the great, and the spectacular

  • IMCO Construction

    IMCO Construction, based in Ferndale, WA, already had a website when they started working with Dorey Design Group, but it was several years old and difficult to manage. After we maintained...

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  • Oniqua

    Dorey Design Group just wrapped up development on a beautiful new responsive Drupal site for Oniqua under the direction of designer Jon Anderson of Anderson Creative. The new Oniqua.com...

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  • Seattle City Club

    Dorey Design built a custom Drupal site for Seattle City Club, a civic engagement organization in Seattle, WA. The site integrates with CiviCRM to handle member sign-ups, donations, events...

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  • Affiliated Media

    Affiliated Media hired Dorey Design to build a new responsive site for their media and advertising agency. They wanted a site with lots of images that formatted nicely no matter what screen...

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  • Whammerdyne

    Whammerdyne Heavy Industries is a manufacturer of high-end audio amplifiers in Portland, Oregon. On the cusp of releasing their new amp, the Whammerdyne Truth, they were in need of a...

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  • The Classen Team

    Dorey Design Group worked with Karla Chin Design to build a responsive WordPress site for this Real Estate Agency in Redmond, WA. The site integrates with the Diverse Solutions IDX tool...

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  • Element Residential

    Dorey Design Group built a custom Drupal 7 site for Element Residential, real estate developers in Seattle and Bothell WA. They needed a site where they would enter in the community data...

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  • Airsafe Pierce County

    Dorey Design partnered with BCRA Design to create Airsafe Pierce County, a site dedicated to improving air quality in the Tacoma area. BCRA was honored with a Webby for their cutting edge...

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  • BCRA Design

    We've worked with our friends at Tacoma's BCRA Design on many projects in the past, and when they were ready to redesign their website, we were very happy that they chose Drupal,...

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  • Humani Pilates

    Dorey Design Group partnered with Alicia Nagel Creative to develop a custom WordPress site for this start-up Pilates studio in Sacramento, CA. We built a custom theme off of StudioPress...

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The Crew!

Get to know the people behind the scenes

  • Paul Fasel, web site designer from Portland, OR

    Paul Fasel

    President

    Paul is the founder and principal of Dorey Design Group. Raised in an entrepreneurial family, he has over 20 years of experience in setting up and running businesses - hence Dorey Design Group’s mission to make technology work smarter to enhance business processes.

  • Jason Diersman

    Jason Diersman

    Senior Developer

    Jason Diersman is a very talented programmer and designer. He is able to straddle the line between developer and designer by having an eye for aesthetics without compromising functionality and usability.

  • Matt Dittmann

    Web Developer

    Matt is a talented Web designer and developer who has worked in various disciplines and media for the past 15 years. He has a B.A. from San Francisco State University where he not only studied Interactive Technology, but Digital Video as well.

  • Robert Parker, Developer

    Robert Parker

    Full Stack Developer

    Robert is an object oriented developer who does both front and backend development. He is actively developing his own open source content management system when he is not developing an HTML5/Javascript game.

  • Tula

    Office Dog

    Tula likes little doggie treats, long walks and digging through the garbage. She is an expert in designing strategies to scare other dogs away from our street.

  • Jason Narog, Developer

    Jason Narog

    Drupal Developer

    Jason Narog is an open source web developer. He has multiple years experience working with a variety of content management systems.  

  • Dylan Lee Marketing Director

    Dylan Lee

    Marketing Director

    Dylan is our Marketing Director, handling various marketing functions for Dorey Design Group and its clients. He has a B.B.A in Marketing and a Minor in Communications from the University of Portland, which helps him fulfill a multitude of marketing/content-generating roles.

  • April Chapman

    Project Manager

    April is our project manager, with over 10 years of project management experience. She’s an expert in event coordination and a natural in customer-facing roles. Making sure our projects get finished on-time, bookkeeping, account management, and office DJ are all roles April balances with ease.

Blog

The latest and greatest from the web

Habits of Successful Agencies

By Dylan Lee
, Marketing Director

Great agencies stick to a set of behaviors that will give them the best shot at landing clients, doing great work, and keeping motivation high on their teams no matter what challenges come their way. Having a system in place to accomplish those things is no easy task, but at Dorey Design, we commit to certain practices that help us stay motivated to improve ourselves, client relationships, and the work that we do.

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What is Material Design?

By Dylan Lee
, Marketing Director

Material Design is the name of Google’s new design aesthetic behind all of their current Google Apps.

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What You Need to Know about Google’s Algorithm Update

By Dylan Lee
, Marketing Director

Earlier I mentioned that 17% of all web traffic comes from mobile devices (As of 2013). Now, mobile devices account for a full third of all web traffic. It’s clear now that the web experience must take mobile devices into account. Google thinks so too.

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The Faces of Innovation

By Dylan Lee
, Marketing Director

Innovation is an integral concept in organizational strategy and business growth. Today, let’s look at several companies that embody successful innovation in business.

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