We are an independent design and technology studio.
Why Dwaiter?

Prospective clients have countless options these days; why do they hire us? Because we design human-centered web and mobile solutions that create powerful user experiences—and we do so cost-effectively.

Since our launch 11 years ago, we have helped build superior solutions for a wide array of national and international businesses.

We do not believe in design for its own sake. We are strategists who love to solve complex problems and find innovative ways to achieve business objectives.

We are nimble, focused and local. At the same time, we can draw on top-flight talent from coast to coast to augment our award-winning staff. Together, we deliver results.

Our team
Andrew LaManna
Director Of Operations
Andy brings an Organizational Management and Project Management background to the Director of Operations role at Dwaiter. He spent many years as the Director of Project Management at a local marketing company, and the bulk of his career has been on the operations and IT side of a Rochester based payroll processing company. He is continually looking to optimize efficiency and minimize waste in processes. A big believer of giving back to his community, Andy is heavily involved in the Rochester Meals on Wheels program. He also is a big Star Wars nerd, and tends to engage in numerous discussions on the merits of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.
Jon Potter
Senior Software Engineer
Jon's work at Dwaiter earned him the 2016 Digital Developer of the Year award in the Rochester Business Journal's annual Best of the Web competition. He builds web applications, manages server infrastructure and solves UX problems. Jon, who earned a BS in Computer Science from Clarkson College and a Masters in Computer Science from Rochester Institute of Technology, worked as a software engineer at Liferay and IBM before joining Dwaiter.
Josh Nordeen
Senior UX/UI Designer
Josh is a graduate of the New Media program at Rochester Institute of Technology whose expertise is visual hierarchy and user experience design. At Dwaiter, he is an integral part of the creative process from discovery, through wireframing and visual design, to final delivery.
Antwan Russell
UX/UI Designer
Russell is an ace of all trades. He is an avid learner and innovator, bringing skills and knowledge of tech, gaming, audio engineering and multimedia arts. Russell, who earned a BFA in New Media Design from RIT, worked as a New Media Designer / Developer at U of R, co-founded the game ChosenFate™ and worked as a UX/UI freelancer before joining Dwaiter.
Ali Ali
Design Advisor
A design advisor at Dwaiter, Ali Ali guides and helps the team with all matters related to design. In his 15 years of experience, Ali worked at several large organizations including Google where he helped design the Material Design framework for all Google predictive cards on their mobile application. In addition, he worked on projects for Adobe, Stanford University, Boston Scientific, Kaspersky Labs, and more.
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We help companies win recognition and customer loyalty, and as a result Dwaiter has been a winner too. Check out our recent awards.