Mike Shirk

Web Designer

Mike Shirk has been driving website and email innovation for JSA clients for well over 8 years. As an active member of the online web team here at JSA, Mike has created well over 20 websites for the telecom community, always on-time (traditionally 2-3 months turnaround), in budget, and with passion, skill and grace.

Mike’s skillset includes advanced knowledge and utilization of full-stack web development, as well as computer software engineering. He deploys HTML, CSS, JavaScript, SQL and PHP coding to develop custom, online branding solutions for JSA clients. His passion extends to creating websites, custom plug-ins for WordPress, online directories and client management systems, as well as being an active developer in the coding community. Working hand-in-hand with JSA’s Christopher Ellis, Mike has also been responsible for designing and deploying the JSA website development program, created to ensure customer satisfaction for telecom and high-tech web design through all steps of JSA engagement.

An entrepreneur and marketer at heart, Mike has also been the CEO of his own firm SHIRKWORX for the past 18 years. Prior to JSA and SHIRKWORX, he was also the Art Director and Graphic Designer of other industry leading design agencies.

His education includes a B.A. in Graphic Design at Pennsylvania Statue University and coding certificates from Free Code Camp in full-stack web development and computer software engineering.

When he’s not writing code, Mike enjoys spending time with his family friends in the great state of Pennsylvania.



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Fun Facts

Why do you love this industry?

Simply stated: I love its relevance — the good it can do for the world, its incredible (albeit sometimes frightening) influence on humankind, its challenges, and its ability to constantly adapt and improve.

Why do you love this company?

We are a family and together we are building a work home that encourages creativity, growth, and inclusion, with an emphasis on work-life balance and delivering the very best services to our JSA clients.

Your top 3 reasons for JSA's success?

First and foremost: Our team.  I’ve been blessed to attract, retain and incentivize the very best in our industry and in marketing, and to learn from one another on a daily basis.  Second: our unwavering dedication to the telecom and data center space. We provide decades of proven industry expertise that is simply not available anywhere else.  Third:  we invest in ourselves.  We support our clients’ marketing plans with top-of-the-line media and technology monitoring tools to ensure we are providing the very best care and support, and to benchmark and compare and optimize our results in the marketplace accordingly.

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