about tadpole graphics

Founded in 1998, Tadpole Graphics is a Portland-based design studio focused on the needs of small businesses. Tadpole Graphics provides a wide range of services, including Web site development, Internet marketing, logo design and printed marketing materials.

The “tadpole philosophy” is simple: Intelligent design—along with the know-how to leverage today’s powerful digital technologies—can transform even small design projects into powerful marketing tools.

about luisa simone

Luisa Simone is the designer behind Tadpole Graphics. She believes that design, in it’s broadest sense, encompasses more than just the  pleasing arrangements of color and shape. Design also includes content development, informational design and integrated marketing strategies.

Luisa Simone, DesignerLuisa’s background makes her ideally suited to handle all of these varied aspects of the design process.  She was a fine arts major in college and spent several years as an active member of Bob Blackburn’s Printmaking Workshop in New York city. She earned her stripes as an editor and writer as both an Executive Editor at PC Magazine and as an award winning author at Microsoft Press.

Recognizing that computer technology and Internet-based marketing are constantly evolving, Luisa recently completed several classes at Search Engine Academy Northwest, where she earned certifications as an SEO (Search Engine Optimization) professional.

You can read more about Luisa at her LinkedIn profile page.