A supportive team of techies & creatives

We’re a digital marketing agency that works closely beside you as a member of your team to provide dedicated support throughout the complex initiatives of digital marketing.

  • 2006

    webSURGE is founded by Joe Crestuk as a web hosting company providing hosting and email services.
  • 2007

    webSURGE acquires multiple companies, and rapidly expands its customer base.
  • 2008

    webSURGE hires first developer / designer and begins creating custom websites.
  • 2009

    webSURGE adds digital marketing service options such as SEO, ad campaigns, and social network management and begins to hire writers and designers.
  • 2010

    webSURGE begins participating in national digital marketing conferences, and begins speaking and training at events.
  • 2011

    webSURGE expands team with sales consultants and additional content writers.
  • 2013

    webSURGE upgrades hosting platform and offers specialized secure hosting for WordPress sites.
  • 2014

    webSURGE expands to larger office space in Webster, NY.
  • 2015

    webSURGE is included in RBJ’s list of top web design firms and becomes a HubSpot partner.
  • 2016

    webSURGE becomes a Google Partner, and two websites they developed are nominated and short-listed for RBJ Best of the Web Awards.

We walk closely beside you.

We’re a digital marketing agency that works closely beside you as a member of your team to provide dedicated support throughout the complex initiatives of digital marketing. To accomplish this, we place a high value on interviews with your team to learn your:

  • Business goals
  • Industry
  • Competitors
  • Products / services
  • Clients
  • Sales Process

We don’t simply plug that information into an automated marketing system. We ARE the marketing system. We’re able to offer a high level of depth, breadth, detail, scrutiny, and customization through our services that is rare to find among agencies our size. As a result of partnering with us, you’ll receive an army of techies and creatives who know how to deliver leads that close sales.

The team.

webSURGE was formed over the years by refining and perfecting the services we love to provide to clients, and by clients who love the services we provide!

Joe Crestuk

President

Joe is the founder of webSURGE, and has overseen the growth of the agency over the past 10+ years. It is Joe’s goal to continue to build upon our team and capabilities as well as continuously raise the quality of our services. He loves riding his motorcycle and is a closet hard rock/metal musician.

Joe Crestuk

President

Joe Crestuk

President

Jerry Grundman

VP of Sales

Jerry is an expert at discovering opportunities. With years of combined experience as the president of a branding agency specializing in web design and development, Jerry has helped businesses connect, collaborate, and grow by matching up unique marketplace opportunities with tangible business growth. His years of experience in leading sales teams and developing targeted marketing strategies allowed him to refine his ability to create new revenue opportunities. Jerry brings his advanced knowledge of website consulting solutions and content development to businesses seeking growth.

Jerry Grundman

VP of Sales

Jerry Grundman

VP of Sales

Beckie Crestuk

Social Media Account Mgr

With a background in medical care, Beckie took her love for the hands-on and social aspects of helping patients to join her husband Joe in serving businesses through digital marketing and social media in 2009. Graduating from MCC with a mix of studies in art, media, and science, as well as a concentration in counseling at SUNY Brockport, her diverse range of people skills and technical experiences have sharpened her effectiveness as our social media account manager. She enjoys adapting to the dynamic changes of social platforms, discovering new ways to promote businesses through their ad functions, and interacting with new visitors and recurring customers to meet their needs. Beckie is a wife, mom, stepmom, and loves sunflowers and photography – whether for business or to share with friends on her own accounts.

Beckie Crestuk

Social Media Account Mgr

Beckie Crestuk

Social Media Account Mgr

Grace “Moose” Inman

Content Writer

Grace enjoys the art of expression through well-articulated words and funnels this enjoyment into content for blog articles, social posts across all social channels, web pages, newsletters, email blasts, interviews, publications, digital magazine articles, and landing pages. She graduated from Bob Jones University of SC with a B.S. in Creative Writing, began freelancing while in college, earned experience scriptwriting for the BJUPress Distance Learning K-12, and obtained HubSpot Inbound Certification. Grace loves to spend time with her husband, travel, create pottery, stargaze, name inanimate objects, fish, hike, draw, practice handwriting, read, try new recipes, write handwritten letters to family and friends, and make people laugh.

Grace “Moose” Inman

Content Writer

Grace “Moose” Inman

Content Writer

Jessica Poweski

Marketing Coordinator

Jessica comes with a wealth of knowledge after graduating with her MS in Marketing from the University of Rochester’s Simon School. Her experience stems from her time at the University of Rochester Medical Center and Rochester Clinical Research. She likes learning and researching the marketing world especially the realm of social media. Originally from south of Buffalo, Jess lives in Greece with her fiance, Jeff, and dog, Ellie. She loves working out but likes her chocolate and ice cream!

Jessica Poweski

Marketing Coordinator

Jessica Poweski

Marketing Coordinator

Scott Coullard

Lead Developer

Scott develops and maintains websites in addition to creating eye-catching computer graphics. He specializes in making user-friendly mobile and desktop experiences on the web, creating websites that are simple for anyone to update, and utilizing 3D Modeling and Animation to showcase your brand in unique and memorable ways. Scott received a B.S. in Electronic Imaging at Northern Michigan University and pursued freelance web development work after graduating. He likes playing Telestrations, geocaching, running, and experimenting with SEO.

Scott Coullard

Lead Developer

Scott Coullard

Lead Developer

Mike Colling

Content Writer

Mike shows off how great your business is through interviews and campaign collaboration with marketing managers, C-level executives, subject-matter experts, web developers, SEO specialists, and graphic designers, keyword research, and strategic content development to generate qualified leads that bring you business. He earned a B.S. in English Creative Writing at SUNY Brockport, worked as a college English teacher in Seoul, S. Korea, achieved HubSpot Inbound Certification, and has written content for an RBJ award-winning website. Mike enjoys testing out blog ideas, creating web videos, and monitoring analytics.

Mike Colling

Content Writer

Mike Colling

Content Writer

Lisa Courtney-Holmes

Digital Designer

Lisa came to webSURGE after several years as a full-time freelance marketing consultant. Before that, Lisa worked in the San Francisco Bay Area with Edwards & McCaslin and the many industries of the Silicon Valley. Prior to relocating the California, Lisa worked in the DC area as Art Director for Judith Weiss Associates and Pallace, Inc. Lisa lives in Fairport now with her husband and 2 kids and is often found running between sports and concerts while serving as Co-Chair for McQuaid Mothers for Others. Lisa is thrilled to be part of the webSURGE team where she is dedicated to producing intelligent and creative communication solutions.

Lisa Courtney-Holmes

Digital Designer

Lisa Courtney-Holmes

Digital Designer

SERPy

Swim Talent

SERPy the Goldfish grew up in a pet store aquarium with his family, but unlike his relatives, he had one wish – he wanted to be noticed. With his unique skills of observation that set him apart from his siblings, he finally decided to swim solo. Given his determination and hard work, he earned a position on the webSURGE team, and in the process developed empathy for all businesses who share his desire to be noticed. He now promotes awareness of companies/businesses by helping owners get high-ranking on Search Engine Results Pages (SERP). In his free time, SERPy enjoys a delicious dish of Glycera Dibranchiata (worms).

SERPy

Swim Talent

SERPy

Swim Talent

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