President | Founder
Rich has over 20 years experience in web design and helping companies grow through effective marketing. From online, print, creative media & more you can count on his knowledge. Rich has helped hundreds of businesses gain market share through proper online and traditional media. Rich grew up in the Midwest and has lived in the Peoria area for over 12 years. His passion is helping companies grow through proper marketing strategy and branding. Rich has received several awards for marketing. He has been instrumental in making WebDesign309.com the largest web development company in Central Illinois.
Chief Operating Officer | Partner
Chris is widely recognized as an innovator and influencer within the local digital marketing space, and has successfully led the development of strategy and digital transformation for agencies and clients alike.
With over 20 years of marketing leadership experience, he has successfully designed and executed multi-channel local marketing strategies for many of the World’s most prominent brands, including Edward Jones, State Farm, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Rolex, Nationwide Insurance, Pizza Hut, and Sherwin-Williams. He is an expert at leveraging the equity of a brand at precise moments throughout the buying journey, and he creatively applies this experience to break through plateaus for category leaders, and win mind and wallet-share for challengers and disruptors.
As an industry thought leader, Chris has held seats on numerous advisory committees for top marketing organizations and start-ups alike and has successfully managed strategic partnerships for the most prestigious digital media companies including Google, Bing, Apple, & Yelp. He also regularly provides insight and shares his point of view as a speaker and panelist at leading industry events such as Location World, BIA Kelsey, and Local Search Association.
Heather Randolph is the director of our advertising agency and has over 20 years experience in Media Advertising. Having her expertise representing your best interests in planning strategic marketing campaigns through Radio, TV, Billboards and more is a great way to improve your business.
Samantha joined our web design team in 2017 as a project manager, graphic designer, and photographer. She graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Graphic Design from Robert Morris University in 2011 and has lived in the Peoria area ever since. She grew up in Central Illinois and has a passion for photography, with over 10 years’ experience working in the photography industry.
Anna’s innovative, creative and client-oriented style is a wonderful addition to the team. She has an extensive background in Real Estate marketing. Anna started her career as a self-taught graphic designer and then later attended ICC to hone her design skills. On her off hours, she enjoys painting, gardening, and volunteering for the Peoria Ballet Company. Anna is a Peoria native.
Jordyn is a member of our web design team. She grew up in Peoria and attended Bradley University with a Management and Leadership major. She was an honor student, with a perfect 4.0 gpa. She excels in many areas, including writing, project management, and more.
Social Media Specialist
Matt has over 15 years of experience designing, maintaining and promoting websites. He is trained as an illustrator and graphic designer. He now lends his knowledge to social media and social media promotions.
Matt moved to Peoria two years ago from Dayton, OH. He is married with two children, both attending the University of Dayton.
Content Writer | SEO Specialist
Chris joined the web design team in 2018 as a content writer for search engine optimization (SEO). He graduated from Eureka College with a Bachelor’s Degree in Communications and Theatre in 2015, and has lived in the Peoria area for most his life. Chris takes pride in his writing, helping to create clear and concise content with everything he produces. Outside of work, Chris enjoys taking part in the local theatre scene.
Digital Marketing Manager
Fred has been involved with the digital landscape in one form or another for the past 20 years. From website design to digital advertising and social media he has a passion for generating real measurable results for his clients. His experience includes working with clients in the finance, travel & tourism, healthcare, legal, and toy industries. He loves the ever-changing nature of digital media as it continually creates new opportunities for delivering relevant messaging to consumers.
Fred is a native of Central Illinois and, aside from a brief stint on the East Coast, has spent most of his career working in the Midwest.
Digital Campaign Mananger
Susie Gotschall is a seasoned digital professional that specializes in crafting and optimizing Search Engine Marketing campaigns. She has spent 12 years in the digital marketing space, with most of that time focused on SEM. Her experience includes work in pharmaceutical, higher education, insurance and national consumer brands such as Unilever, Two Men and a Truck and Dell Computers.
Susie was raised in central Illinois and attended college in the St Louis metro area, where she resides to this day with her husband. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, kayaking, and camping.
2019 American Cancer Society Golf Outing
Rich Randolph & Chris Malone present the earnings from Webdesign309’s third annual golf outing to the American Cancer Society.×
2018 Charity Golf Outing
Chris Malone & Jordyn Guile×
S & S Signs fixing WebDesign309’s Sign×
Our Time to Shine!×
Gold Tee Relay!×
May the 4th Be With You!
Christy Matayka, Gretchen Wirtz – Primeau, Samantha Gold, Jordyn Guile & Matt Miller show off their Star Wars gear!×