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Our employees are the #1 reason we have enjoyed the success that we have. We truly consider every person here as a member of a family, and that is why we all work so well together. In addition to our employees, we also partner with the top schools in the area of design for our internships. This gives us a sneak peek at the best upcoming talent available.




With over 15 years experience in marketing and business communications as well as a proven Internet background, Greg injects the vision and creative spark into projects produced by Basso Design Group. Greg has overseen many large, visible marketing campaigns for various industries, including not-for-profit, government and consumer markets. Greg's natural ability to know the right marketing fit for the business need helps to set Basso Design Group apart as a leader in the interactive marketing field.


Greg enjoys the challenge and excitement of forming and nurturing new creative marketing efforts and seeing them to absolute success. Greg holds an MBA from Western Michigan University.


Dan is the co-founder of Basso Design Group. Since 2003, he has watched the business go from a small two-person operation into one of the area's best and brightest young companies.

Dan's background and expertise includes website and application development, database development, programming and logic. Before Basso Design Group, he worked in various positions in the automotive and dotcom industries, leading many national campaigns and projects.

Even as Basso Design Group continues to grow, Dan still gets his hands dirty with every project, no matter how big or small. In addition to his daily duties, he also finds time to speak at seminars, schools, and networking events regarding topics from social marketing to web development.


Laura's career path has included advertising, sales, marketing communications and interactive design, including web development and training. Prior to joing Basso Design Group, Laura was VP of Business Development at Synerjix Global Solutions in Troy. Previously, she was VP at AutoCom Associates Public Relations for six years. She also spent 15 years at VuCom Graphicsystems, now i3Logic.


Laura attended Wayne State University, where she majored in Theatre and Communications. She directed and produced many successful plays, was president of Stagecrafters during the renovation of the Baldwin Theatre and actually painted much of the ceiling!


Dan loves interacting with people, and that makes him a natural in client relations. Dan’s extensive career spans from working in and with Metro Detroit area ad agencies, art & design studios, an online vertical search engine, and finally to Basso Design Group. Dan’s design, photographic, illustration, CGI, retouching and marketing background helps him collaborate with clients and Basso Design Group team in finding the best solution to their interactive marketing needs.

Dan is an adjunct professor at Macomb Community College in the Media and Communication Arts (MACA) program where he teaches an illustration fundamentals class in the evening. Dan is also on the Utica Community Schools Visual Technology Advisory Board. Dan was most recently a judge for the New York based International Galaxy Design Awards.


Joe has always had a strong interest in all things artistic. Since he was a kid, he demonstrated his eye for design as everything had to be just right. Joe knew early on that he wanted to do something with art and design.

He graduated from the International Academy of Design and Technology with a Bachelors in Graphic Design. During the final semester of school Joe obtained an internship with Basso Design Group. He worked hard to prove that he has what it takes to be a great designer. Basso Design Group took notice and gave him a full-time position. What started as a part-time internship transformed into a fulfilling career.


Jason joined Basso Design Group in 2011 and is skilled in many programming languages and web platforms. He is a tenacious worker that will do literally anything it takes to make a client happy and a project successful.

He graduated from ITT in 2011, and continues to further his training as new technologies become available for development. Jason is always thinking about how to apply new techniques to every project, and is at the forefront of web development.


Mark has a great knack for web platforms and content management systems such as WordPress. In addition to knowing the ins-and-outs of these systems, he can also write complex coding systems and scripting from scratch.

In addition to these great talents, Mark also brings a vast knowledge of PHP and jQuery to the team, which compliment the rest of the team's programming knowledge.


Kelly’s keen organization skills and attention to detail are key traits she utilizes as project coordinator at Basso Design Group. Kelly also assists in event planning, search engine optimization, and public communications for the company.

Kelly joined Basso Design Group after obtaining her bachelors’ degree in management and marketing from Oakland University. In her spare time, Kelly enjoys volunteering with local charities.


Jennie Jayakar brings her expertise of marketing and advertising to the Basso Design Group. She earned her undergraduate degree from Oakland University as well as a proficiency in Spanish from Madrid, Spain and photography from the Maine Media Workshops. Her resume includes 10 years of Account Management experience in radio, print and outdoor media.

Although a former globetrotter, Jennie, has returned to her roots in Michigan. She lends a unique perspective of diversified market experience ranging from Detroit, New York, Atlanta and Los Angeles. With a knack for creativity she combines her knowledge of the interactive marketing industry to assist clients in developing highly effective turnkey campaigns.
In addition to employing some of the top talent in the industry, we also have partnerships with local schools including The International Academy of Design and Technology and Baker College to offer year-round internship programs. If your school is interested in partnering with us, please feel free to contact us.


We pride ourselves on our customer satisfaction, and that starts from the very beginning. If you have any questions, or would like to talk further regarding your project, please feel free to contact us.

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