About UplinkSpyder, Inc.
Who Knows the Web Better than a Spyder?
UplinkSpyder is a full-service provider of Website Development, Digital Marketing and Graphic Design services located in Eugene, Oregon. Because we work on the web, we have clients all over the world.
Our mission is to help your business flourish and grow. We thoughtfully provide everything needed to successfully market your business online.
We are dedicated to delivering distinctive, one-of-a-kind service to every client. This requires an investment on your part, but we aim to see your business recoup that many times over.
We’ve made it to where we are because of a dedication to constantly improve, to maintain a high standard of communication, to provide timely and quality services, to infuse every project with creativity and passion, and to provide a strong team with a shared, voracious tenacity of seeing a project through until it is right.
We are very proud of our talented team of marketing and technology professionals, writers, designers, and programmers. All of us are dedicated to establishing long-term relationships and partnerships with our clients. We judge our success by your success.
We are committed to the community and are proud of the many pro-bono projects in our Portfolio. Our company takes on as much of this work as possible. We’ve seen the impact that a great online presence can have on a non-profit and nothing feeds the soul more than knowing our investment results in help for those who need it most.
Here is a list of some of our individual services. Please know that our goal is to create a holistic mix of services to help you achieve your goals.
- Website Design & Development
- Shopping Cart Solutions
- Email Marketing
- Digital Marketing
- Graphic Design
- Social Media Marketing (SMM)
- Content Creation
- Public Relations
- Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
- Video Production
- Workshops & Training
Meet Your Internet Marketing Team
We are a small team of highly motivated and skilled individuals who aim to provide you with the best of our talent for the promotion and growth of your business. In short, we are standing by to knock your socks off.
Our business philosophy is based on honesty, respect, creativity, excellence, and service. These values guide the way we manage our business and the way we serve each customer. Each of us is a part of this company because we share these values.
Our talented team contracts and expands with our workload. The following fabulous employees are our core web-masters.
Deanna brings over 20 years of project management, marketing, and communications experience to UplinkSpyder, including 15 years designing and developing web sites for small and large organizations. She is an experienced designer, writer, marketer, and communicator. Her extensive background provides our clients with an organized, creative collaborator who strives to always do more to help them grow.
Emmanuel started UplinkSpyder when he moved to Eugene from Chicago, leaving his current post as an IT manager for the City of Chicago, to embark on an adventure out west. Emmanuel has too much experience to list in one paragraph, but needless to say, you are in good hands. His marketing, programming, sales, and IT background are extensive and span across industries, the longest and least classified being real estate.
Rachael is a graduate of the University of Oregon with a degree in Advertising and a minor in Communication Studies. She has a passion for writing and all aspects of social media. When she’s not writing or exploring the latest in the social media world, Rachael enjoys spending time with friends, her husband, and their puppy Nixie. On the weekends you can find Rachael cooking up a storm in the kitchen, or when Oregon weather permits, enjoying boating and wakeboarding.
Jesse is a Eugene native, and is proud to still call it his home. He graduated from Lane Community College’s graphic design program, with an additional year of fine art studies. Aside from his lifelong passion for the arts, he loves to be outside soaking up the sun. Jesse is very lucky to have have all of his giant family and best friends still living in Lane County, plenty of people to go skiing, swimming and camping with.
Belle grew up in Eugene and is a proud Duck! She graduated from the University of Oregon with a degree in Journalism and has a passion for all types of writing, including creative, editorial, and marketing content, with experience in reporting, social media, and video production. In addition to her position at Uplink, she is also highly dedicated to her other passion: dance. She teaches at a local studio and is the co-head coach for a high school dance team.
Emily is currently attending the University of Oregon pursuing a degree in Human Physiology. She has always enjoyed writing and loves all of the different aspects of the social media world. In her free time, Emily enjoys dancing on a collegiate hip hop performance group, teaching dance classes and spending time with her dog, Kelso. Emily also loves to be outside soaking up the sun with friends and family and going on hikes when the weather allows it.
Alex is a friendly bearded giant with an uncontrollable passion for making everyone happy. He studied TV and and film production at Clackamas Community College, and is currently working toward his BA in Cinema Studies at the University of Oregon. He loves Oregon beer, plays seven musical instruments, and is father to a wily 6-year-old Australian Shepherd named Han Solo. He aspires to be a creative director and world-class hamburger sommelier.
Olivia is a graduate from the University of Michigan where she earned her BA in Art and Design. She has a passion for prototyping and has experience in graphic design, CAD modeling, video production, woodworking and other traditional mediums. She loves to travel and drove from Michigan out to beautiful Oregon to enjoy life in the PNW. In her free time you can catch Olivia playing improv games or biking way out into the hills.
Kelso was adopted from Luvable Dog Rescue in April of 2016 by Emily. Kelso has many titles, including part-time office dog, duck fan, and social media model. His hobbies include sleeping, barking at the mail lady, and waiting at the door for Deanna to get back from meetings. He also enjoys going on hikes with Emily and getting belly rubs.
UplinkSpyder is the vision and passion of Emmanuel and Deanna Rivera. Our passion is evident in all we do, and we strive to share it with you. OK, but what’s with the name… UplinkSpyder?
Well, we think it’s pretty catchy, but…
The word “Uplink” relates to direct communication, which is the core of our business, and is obviously related to the word “online”. We are honored to “link” our knowledge and skills to the needs & goals of your business. The word “Spyder” is both a play on the word Spider (like a Spider that navigates and processes the web) and security (thus SPY.)
Most people remember Uplink or Spyder. We’re cool with that.
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2677 Willakenzie Road, Suite 5
Eugene, OR 97401
Monday - Friday
9:00am - 5:00pm
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