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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. We also provide SEO (Search Engine Optimization), content strategy, business consulting, and branding services to help our clients achieve holistic success in their digital strategies.

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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

  • 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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  • 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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  • I&E Construction

    This Drupal 7 site is a completely new look for I&E Construction’s web presence. This is a great example of what Drupal can do to leverage seamless map integration with content...

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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • The Commencement

    Dorey Design Group worked with Solution Partners NW to create a responsive Drupal site for these condominium homes in Ruston near Tacoma, Washington. The home page has a responsive slider...

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  • The Children's Clinic

    The Children’s Clinic came to DDG to convert a complex WordPress site to an easy to use Drupal site. Some features of the new site include a Physician's Spotlight, a directory and...

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  • Associated Designs

    Associated Designs, a house plan design company in Eugene, Oregon, approached DDG in late 2011, hoping to not only find a developer who could take over construction of their new website,...

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  • Project Serve

    Dorey Design Group teamed up with Pail Design to create a WordPress site for Stanford University Dept. of Psychiatry and VA Palo Alto Health Care System's Project SERVE, which studies...

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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

The Complete Checklist for Being A Great Client

By Dylan Lee
, Marketing Director

Looking into redesigning or building a new website soon? Over the years, we've had many clients and have handled many different needs, personalities, and challenges. What we learned is that there are certain things a client can do for their web design agency that makes their job a lot easier and makes the process simpler, more cost-effective, and enjoyable. With that said, here's a checklist of things to keep in mind when working with a web design agency.

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Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs and Marketing

By Dylan Lee
, Marketing Director

By applying theories of psychology, we can better understand consumer behavior and deliver more targeted and meaningful communications to our target audiences, and have a greater understanding of why we, as marketers, employ different marketing tactics to reach them. One of the most widely known theories that marketers know is Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs. In this article, I’ll explain what that theory entails and how we can (and in some cases, already often are), apply this theory to our marketing practice.

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