end-to-end
eCommerce Experts

Our team of designers, developers & professionals will take you from ideation to profitability. At Inverse Paradox, we look to make a real impact through exceptional digital experiences for all of our clients. Combining passion and talent is critical–we push everyone to learn and advance with every project big or small, so the skills we bring to yours will include the latest and greatest our industry has to offer. Combined with the discipline of experienced project managers, this ultimately results in making our clients and our clients’ audiences very happy.

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meet our Team

Our in-house team of experienced and talented pros

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John Goerl

Developer

John Goerl

John studied Computer Science at Penn State and pursued his love of language through programming. With seasoned WordPress development skills, John applies his knowledge to configuring intricate functionalities as one of Inverse Paradox’s Lead Developers. In his spare time, John enjoys walking and hiking with his pup and generally partaking in “geek things” like video games, comics, and TV.

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Husky + Border Collie

Junebug Goerl

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Alex Giebel

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Account Manager

Alex Giebel

After being a long-time friend and fan of the agency, Alex started at Inverse Paradox in early 2021. In his role as Account Manager, he draws from a wide range of both digital marketing and traditional business experience to help assess the needs of clients and ensure the team can exceed their expectations. He loves the people at Inverse Paradox and notes that the teamwork and collaboration here is second to none. In his free-time, Alex enjoys cooking, traveling and playing sports. His personal motto is: Always Be Improving.
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Neil Harner

Founder & CEO

Neil Harner

As Founder & CEO of Inverse Paradox, Neil’s foremost concern is providing an environment for his employees to grow and maintaining a high-quality level of work to meet the needs of our clients. When he’s not working at IP, Neil is… still working. In addition to his role at IP, he’s a Assistant Professor and the Program Director of the M.S. User Experience & Interaction Design program at Thomas Jefferson University.

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Brisket Harner

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Barley Harner

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Hound Mix

Jenny Harner

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Sarah Henninger

Project Manager

Sarah Henninger

Sarah is a natural-born leader with a sharp creative eye and an even sharper wit. As a Project Manager at Inverse Paradox, Sarah’s down-to-earth attitude and a knack for organization allow her to lead a strong team and, honestly, keep everyone in the office on track. When she’s not busy being the office mom, Sarah enjoys spending time with her husband, daughter, and their puppy, Quill, doing crafts, and taking long walks down the aisles of Target.

every project manager needs a Sidekick

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Quill Henninger

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Arcadia Hewins

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Arcadia Hewins

Arcadia joined IP in October 2021 as a developer. She graduated from Thomas Jefferson University with a BS in Interactive Design & Development, and brings with her a strong attention to detail, a knack for understanding the user experience, and a passion for accessibility. She loves the kind (and dog-friendly) culture here and her colleagues love when she brings her adorable pup, Bennett, in for the day. When she’s not working, Arcadia spends time hiking, crocheting blankets for nursing homes, and watching TV.

every developer needs a Sidekick

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Lab/Pit Mix

Bennett Hewins

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Shawn Hogan

Developer

Shawn Hogan

Shawn spent time working in web development, 3D animation and graphic/web design before settling on web development full time. As a developer at Inverse Paradox, Shawn employs a methodical approach in building up complicated functionality and breaking down complicated issues to make systems that are easy for clients to use and update. When he’s not deep in the trenches of code, Shawn is usually keeping up with his aquariums, going to rock/metal concerts, exercising with his dog, or cooking all the things.

every developer needs a Sidekick

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Husky + Shepherd Mix

Logan Hogan

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Dustin Leer

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Developer

Dustin Leer

Dustin has been in the design and development game for close to 16 years now. He was gently pushed into WordPress by a friend and now he is a WordPress developer at Inverse Paradox. Dustin works remotely but makes frequent trips into the office so that he’s not a complete enigma to his coworkers. When he’s not working, he’s at the gym training in Olympic Weightlifting.
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Katie Loughran

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Director of Development

Katie Loughran

Katie studied Graphic Design and Photography at Penn State before pursuing a Master’s in Interactive Design and Media from Philadelphia University. As the Director of Development at Inverse Paradox, Katie uses her attention to detail and adaptable working style to deliver high-quality products to clients. In her spare time, Katie enjoys belly dancing, photography, traveling, Jiu Jitsu, and hiking.

every developer needs a Sidekick

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Levi Loughran

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Tim McGlynn

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Director of Technical Solutions

Tim McGlynn

Tim studied Telecommunications at Penn State and worked in television post-production and later front-end development before joining the support team at Inverse Paradox. A man of few words, but much wisdom, Tim uses his problem-solving skills to help clients keep their websites running smoothly. Outside the office, you can find him listening to music and spending time with his family.

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Luna McGlynn

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Taco McGlynn

Lesley Stiefel

Web Designer

Lesley Stiefel

Lesley joined IP in April of 2022 as a Web Designer. She graduated from Thomas Jefferson University with a BS in Web Design & Development in May of 2021, and is very passionate about her field of work, but she also takes a strong interest in user experience and accessibility. As a Web Designer at Inverse Paradox, Lesley’s unique personality and eye for design help her create personalized websites for clients. She loves the company culture and the casual, yet focused work environment. In her spare time, Lesley enjoys going to concerts, hanging out on the beach, playing video games, antiquing, and cooking.  
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Erik Teichmann

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Erik Teichmann

Erik has worked with Inverse Paradox since the start of 2020. His best skills are building experiences that work for our clients and make their jobs easier. He also strives to communicate effectively with clients to understand their needs. His favorite thing about working for IP is working as part of a friendly and capable team. Erik in three words? Rock. Hard. Abs. Errr… silent but deadly.

every developer needs a Sidekick

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Gracie Teichmann

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Laura Lloyd

project manager

Laura Lloyd

Laura spent many years at a brand loyalty marketing firm before switching gears and joining Inverse Paradox and the digital world. Her favorite thing about working at IP is that she can apply her best skills – organization and communication – to a totally new field. Her natural curiosity and strong attention to detail allow her to manage a variety of web projects with humor and ease. When she’s not working, you might find her at home cuddling with her two cats and reading a British murder mystery with a drink in hand.

every project manager needs Sidekicks

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Domestic Shorthairs + Tabbys

Luna McGlynn

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Domestic Shorthairs + Tabbys

Taco McGlynn

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Leonardo Noering

Developer

Leonardo Noering

Leo is a well-rounded web developer with a strong interest in learning everything there is to know about e-commerce. From servers to Google Analytics, he believes that understanding how it all works together results in better solutions for our clients. Leo is a big fan of his colleagues and the fun we have during our daily “stand-up” meetings. On the weekends, he enjoys hiking or trekking to mountains and waterfalls, as well as taking pictures of places he has visited during his travels.

Scott Wiegand

Senior Graphic Designer

Scott Wiegand

Scott joined the Inverse team in May of 2022. With over 15 years of Graphic Design experience under his belt, Scott can handle any design request thrown at him. Seriously, go ahead, test him. He excels in branding, large format, and website design.  When he is not head-down-headphones-in designing you can find him saving The Princess from the Evil Bowser, spending time with his wife, son, & daughter, modifying his VW, and training for Spartan races!

a little help from Our Friends

Our frequent freelance collaborators who support our clients’ success

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Mike Begley

UX Strategist

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Brian Neff

Magento Engineer

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Nick Rolando

Magento Engineer

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Brooke Wimberly

Animator & Illustrator

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Invent & Produce

We began our journey over a decade ago with the fundamental belief that we could help businesses approach their web and graphic design needs in a new way. It started simply enough by advocating for original designs instead of stock art and custom programming instead of templated websites. We were determined to be the kind of agency that can bring real value to our clients, their customers, and our craft. Inspired by individual expression and propelled by the power of partnerships, we continue to live by those principles today.

Since 2007, we’ve launched over 700 website design and development projects.

Our respect for clients and their brands became the core of our culture. We respect that you know the ins-and-outs of your business and intricacies of your industry better than anyone. We look to take that knowledge and integrate it with our own passions for effective design and creative solutions in a way that elevates the brand and generates revenue for you. It’s a collaborative process rooted in honesty, transparency, and teamwork. Tell us about your business and we’ll tell you how technology can help achieve your goals. Imagine the possibilities for your company if you could harness the power of creativity, connectivity, and eCommerce- every day.

We’re proud that our team has been just the right size; big enough to deliver for well-known brands and enterprises and small enough to maintain a close, tight-knit culture committed to our craft. For years our dedicated team has been well-known through our partnerships with WordPress, WooCommerce, Magento and more to maximize the effectiveness of our clients’ processes including project planning, design, development, integrations, and website optimization.

With Inverse Paradox, you can expect extraordinary expertise from end-to-end and everywhere in between.