The Bump Team

We're a creative technology company, specializing in web + mobile design and development. We have more than a decade of experience creating web based solutions for clients of all shapes & sizes, across many different sectors.

  • Arben Kryeziu

    Arben KryeziuFounder

    As chief architect and senior strategist, Arben is the heart and soul of Bump Networks.  His unique balance of insight and experience give him the ability to seamlessly connect multiple project facets like technology, marketing, business strategy, branding, and design to deliver a quick path to success.

  • Crystal Johnson

    Crystal JohnsonCo-Founder

    Crystal is the co-founder of Bump Networks. She has a degree in Business and Graphic Design from the University of Oregon, where she was an instructor in web design. Crystal draws from her extensive experience in web design, graphic design and marketing to deliver exceptional results for every client.

  • Alex Kukhar

    Alex KukharVP of Engineering

    Alex has been involved in the definition of Bump Networks since its earliest inception. His background is in computer sciences and career highlights include systems hardware designer, software designer, and major accounts manager. He oversees the design and development team and heads product development.

  • Vladimir Bickov

    Vladimir BickovChief Technology Officer

    Vladimir has more than 14-years experience working with C/C++/Java client-server software development, standalone applications, and web-oriented solutions. He is a highly skilled software engineer who specializes in programming languages, including multi-system portable development for Windows/UNIX/Linux/Mac OS, IBM OS 390, CICS and USS.

  • Petra Grimm

    Petra GrimmChief Financial Officer

    An accountant with over 20 years of experience, Petra has a degree from the University of Ulm, Germany. Petra manages the company's accounting and human resources, while keeping the company's finances in order. She also oversees all the financial operations of our subsidiaries and acts as a strong leader for our new employees.

  • Jonathan Miller

    Jonathan MillerWeb Application Expert

    Jonathan has 15 years of professional experience in the IT industry, and is well versed in a variety of client and server technologies. His expertise allows him to architect, develop and manage large projects, and to ensure successful outcomes.

  • Alexis Wogan

    Alexis WoganLead Project Manager

    A graduate of the Art Institute of Colorado with a degree in Web Design, Alexis has a diverse background in management, marketing and sales. With a penchant for good design, Alexis has found her mission in product development, project management and quality assurance.

  • Marion Huebner

    Marion HuebnerProject Manager

    A graduate of the University of Cincinnati's College of Design, Architecture, Art and Planning with a degree in Architecture, Marion's background is in the realm of spatial organization, and user-friendly, intuitive design. Drawing from her experience in the design-build industry, Marion is passionate about creating with intention and delivering quality products.

  • Peter Liu

    Peter LiuProject Manager

    Peter holds a degree in Anthropology from Pomona College, where he spent most of his time at the computer center teaching himself mainframe system programming. He has extensive experience in IT/IS, UNIX system administration, software engineering, customer support, management and social media. His journey into web applications began at Netscape in the '90's.

  • Kim Raabe

    Kim RaabeBusiness Development

    Kim is our Business Development Consultant and brings more than 10 years of experience in sales training, sales operations and sales management in the technology, real estate and legal industries. She brings a vitality, professionalism and warmth in her advocacy in building strong client working relationships in order to drive an organization’s success.

  • Joti Mangat

    Joti MangatBusiness Development

    Joti Mangat is a business development professional with experience in capital markets. publishing, and entertainment sectors. His skill set spans creative, marketing, technology, management and strategy. Prior to joining Bump Networks, he was head of business development at DS Vocology LLC, an early-phase music education and tech company based in Hollywood, CA. He holds a master’s degree from Oxford University in philosophy, politics and economics.

  • Marion Hart

    Marion HartUser Interface Architect

    Marion graduated with a Masters degree in Information Engineering from University of Konstanz, Germany. She specializes in User Interface Design and Information Architecture and is passionate about bringing principles of design and architecture to the digital landscape.

  • Andrey Bashchenko

    Andrey BashchenkoComputer Information System Architect

    Andrey is an inventive problem-solving software engineer with an extensive background in server- and client-side software development.  With more than 7 years experience in  PHP, JavaScript, Apache and Database Design, he has an extraordinary ability to plan, prepare and complete the full life cycle of web-based software projects.

  • Olena Volotska

    Olena Volotska Android Developer

    Olena has a Bachelors Degree in Engineering and over 6 years of experience in designing, architecting and programming mobile applications, web applications and server-side business systems.  She also likes to snowboard and play Frogger.

  • Thomas E. Jaede

    Thomas E. JaedeSoftware Developer

    Tom graduated from Gustavus Adolphus College with a degree in mathematics. As a support engineer for a wide array of tech products, he developed a passion for building software. His love for learning new technology drives him to produce intuitive, robust applications with an ever-growing arsenal of tools at his disposal.

  • Jared Pendergraft

    Jared PendergraftDesigner

    Jared graduated from Pacific University in Forest Grove, Oregon with a degree in graphic design and film production. Since then, he has worked for Kaiser Permanente as a graphic designer whilst building websites for independent clients. He has a penchant for learning and acquiring new skills and focuses daily on coming up with great new digital solutions.

  • Jordan Vaine

    Jordan VaineSEO Manager

    Jordan is a native of New Hampshire and received her degree in Communication from Azusa Pacific University. Her love of innovation and technology led her to a career in internet marketing and SEO. With a fondness for industry trends, she mixes current best practice techniques and creativity to deliver dynamic campaigns.

  • Jess Craven

    Jess CravenCreative Media Director

    After graduating from Whittier College with a degree in Business Administration, Jess developed and produced an award winning business television series. He has directed projects for Nā Hōkū and Grammy award winning musicians, as well as promotional films for Hawaii's top businesses. Jess has an Emmy Award and multiple Telly Awards, and is the recognized industry leader in both Mai Tai lighting and tropical sunset cheers.

  • Nicole Skillern

    Nicole SkillernGraphic Designer

    Nicole graduated from the California College of the Arts (CCaC), San Francisco with a BFA in graphic design and has extensive experience building identities and digital experiences for a wide range of clients. Nicole is left handed and has a affinity for seamless design and beautiful type.

  • Nicole Skillern

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Design & Development Team

Our team of expert designers are skilled in both visual and user interface design. They are able to create award-winning complex website designs and user-friendly apps which combine visually stunning designs with engaging user experiences that make your audience respond.

Our team of developers is exceptionally skilled and has deep knowledge of the latest software, database and web development platforms. We live by our mantra: "There are no technical boundaries, only the limitations of our own imagination."