Meet The Gear Grinders
Founded in 2002, Legend Web Works is a full service Cincinnati-based web design company.
During the past 15 years, we have served businesses from small start-up firms to major corporations. We currently maintain thousands of web pages for companies throughout North America and as far away as Japan and the United Kingdom.
We were included in the prestigious Business Courier Book of Lists for the last 6 years as one of Top 10 web design firms in the Tri-State region.
We are dedicated to creating a website that is useful and effective for your business. From the time your site goes live through its ongoing evolution, we are here to help you maintain an outstanding presence on the web.
Kedrick Fitzgerald, founder
Kedrick founded Legend Web Works in 2002. Under his leadership, Legend Web Works has grown from a small startup to one of the Top 10 web design firms in the Tri-State region, as reported in the prestigious Business Courier Book of Lists, every year since 2010.
He is currently responsible for the overall direction and vision for the company.
Jesse Kankowski, operations director
Jesse oversees all general operations, billing, human resources, and training at Legend Web Works. He coordinates resources between teams in the office, works with clients and helps with solving problems that arise. Jesse started at Legend Web Works in 2011. Previous to working with us, he spent 5 years in Retail Management and 4 years as a Department Manager where he gained experience in customer service, billing, accounts payable/receivable, and more.
Scott Lamb, business development
Scott joined the Legend Web Works team in 2017. He brings with him a drive to build strong customer relationships with current and prospective clients. Scott brings over 20 years of sales experience to our team. Scott will be meeting with new and existing clients to see how Legend Web Works can meet their website needs.
Jen Howell, project manager
Jen manages our New Development team at Legend Web Works. Her team supports our new website design clients, custom development projects, and is also responsible for making our clients web design experience the best possible.
Jen has been with Legend Web Works since 2014 and came to us with over 15 years of retail management experience. She also earned her BBA from the University of Cincinnati in 2001.
Addie Fitzgerald, project manager
As company co-owners, Addie and her husband, Kedrick, provide vision and direction to the Legend team. Addie currently serves as a Project Manager helping clients develop the next evolution of their online presence. Her background in public relations and marketing offers clients an experienced eye on what consumers are looking for online.
Kelly Grimes, support manager
Kelly started at Legend Web Works in 2008. She currently works as the manager of website support, SEO support & Adwords Support. Before starting at Legend Web Works, Kelly managed an architectural firm in downtown Cincinnati for 8 years & studied graphic design at Cincinnati State University.
Alli Hicks, support services
Alli started at Legend Web Works in 2015. She assists the project manager with the website build process and assists the support manager as needed. Alli has a Bachelor degree in Journalism and has previous customer service experience.
Ryan Coey, developer
Ryan began working at Legend Web Works in 2010 and is now the primary developer. He builds functionality for clients “behind the scenes” and is able to customize pages to meet specific business needs. He is responsible for ensuring every website Legend Web Works builds meets the highest standards in the industry. Ryan has experience in the hospitality industry and studied programming at Cincinnati State University.
Dominic Altier, designer
Dominic joined the Legend Web Works team in 2013. He is a web developer and designer for our new development team. He is responsible for building and implementing websites for our new customers. Dominic builds all the school websites that Legend Web Works launches. He has 16 years experience in graphic design and web design in addition to a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree with a concentration in Graphic Design.
Rob Frank, designer
Rob began working at Legend Web Works in 2017. As a developer and designer, he works on implementing designs for our new development team. Rob graduated from University of Cincinnati's Electronic Media program in 2014, where he also studied marketing. Prior to Legend Web Works, Rob gained experience working on corporate websites doing content management and design/development.
Corey Hastings, designer
Corey started at Legend Web Works in 2018. He handles a variety of tasks, from designing new websites to assisting in customer support. Corey has 4 years of graphic design experience and 2 years of marketing experience, making him a great addition to our team.
Travis Mathews, support services
Travis joined our team in 2018, bringing with him a wealth of experience. After graduating with a degree in Electronic Media Technologies, he was a business analyst, freelance developer, and worked in I.T. before starting with us. At Legend Web Works, Travis works on our support team to assist with client requests on our existing websites.
Cooper Fitzgerald, chief happiness officer
Serving as Chief Happiness Officer, Cooper Fitzgerald joined the team in 2018. Cooper welcomes clients to the office, serves as part-time security guard and is responsible for the overall well-being of the Legend team. He encourages walks, demands play breaks for all and brings comfort to those who allow him to nap at their feet.