Why Do We Help
Great Businesses Grow?

Because Great Businesses Drive the Economy & Improve the Lives of Everyone.

Why Do We Help
Great Businesses Grow?

Because Great Businesses Drive the Economy & Improve the Lives of Everyone

Businesses are the backbone of our economy.

The better the businesses the better our economy, the better our lives.

It can be upsetting that it’s not the best product or service that do well in the marketplace… It’s the ones that are marketed well (and I’m sure you can think of some terrible products that outsell yours for some reason).

That’s why we only work with great businesses.

Great businesses are the ones that provide the best value. Businesses that place importance on quality, sustainability and community. They always look for ways to provide more value to the marketplace. But they hit a ceiling because they are not marketers.

We just so happen to be good at helping great business grow through digital marketing.

We’re a group of talented individuals led by ambitious people.

We’re masters in Internet Advertising and we specialize in every aspect of Website Design & Development, SEO, SEM, and Social Media Marketing.

We prioritize our culture

Our Mission: Helping Great Businesses Grow

Our Promise: To be your trusted adviser, build your business and take it to the next level.

Our 5 Core Values

Our 5 Core Values

Treat Team Member
Like a Client

We have always viewed a client as someone under the care, protection, and guidance of our company. This same sentiment applies to every team member as they interact with each other throughout the day.

Reciprocal
Altruism

We all act for the greater good because together we create a larger impact than we do individually. Team members will feel more fulfilled and be more productive when they know they have each other’s backs.

Ownership &
Autonomy

Every team member must have the ability to inject their own creativity into projects and build an environment where they can be trusted to make decisions. Taking ownership for choices both good and bad is important because this is how we are able to continually improve. In our view, failure is just experimentation gone on too long.

Innovation &
Learning

Innovation and learning go hand in hand. Innovating is like creating a new soup recipe and learning is adding more ingredients so you have more to work with; you need both of these to create the perfect recipe. For this reason, we value team members who are “learning machines” and who can drive innovation across our company.

Provable
Results

Our entire focus is to provide results for our clients. At the end of the day theories sound great but how would you know unless you had a way of measuring? Numbers will always reveal the truth.

Meet The Dream Team

The team behind you is
Extremely Important!

But looks aren’t the only thing…

Over 100 years of combined marketing experience
in one dream team.

Industry Experience:
25+ Years
Last Book Read:
Mastering Bitcoin
Can’t Live Without:
Love
Mike Johnson
Founder and CEO

Mike received diplomas with outstanding achievements at UFV in CIS and MCB and has been an Internet business development strategist since 1994.

Mike is a continuous learner who prides himself on keeping up to date with emerging technology and Internet trends. He takes a hands-on approach to managing development projects, ensuring that the client and the development team share a common vision of the desired project outcome.

Mike is a charter member of the Abbotsford Executives Association, member of the Abbotsford Chamber of Commerce, Director for The Sumas Regional Consortium for High Tech (SRCTec), Director for Abbotsford Airport Authority, member of the Aerospace & Technology Cluster, Past President of the Valley Business Network, and former Communications Director for the Fraser Valley Métis Association.

Business Development
Project Management
Emerging Technologies
Marketing Strategest
Conversion Optimization

Industry Experience:
4 Years
Last Book Read:
Notes From Underground
Hobbies:
Snowboarding/skiing, Hiking, Competitive Sports, Reading, Piano, Learning new things
Nicholas Man
Search Engine Optimization / Business Operations Consultant

Nick is an SEO mastermind whose research skills keep him up to date with the latest strategies and search engine algorithms.

With an entrepreneurial spirit and continuous pursuit of excellence, Nick is also a trusted business operations advisor.

Business Development
Search Engine Optimization
Marketing Strategist
Business Development
Project Management

Industry Experience:
5 Years
Can’t Live Without:
Sleep
Hobbies:
Watching TV and apparently nagging 😄
Angela Johnson
Reception / Accounting / Office Management

Angela is the domain name manager that registers and keeps track of the status of your website address; she’s the bookkeeper that pays the bills and sends out the invoices, and basically the one who takes care of the many administrative tasks necessary to keep projects on track and the office running smoothly.

Domain Names
Office Administration
Accounts Receivable
Bookkeeper
Business Development

Industry Experience:
20+ Years
Can’t Live Without:
Butter
Hobbies:
Gardening
Joanne Severn
Strategist / Copywriter

Joanne holds a BA in Psychology and is an experienced management and marketing consultant.With five awards to her credit, she provides excellent advice to our clients regarding the strategic and creative aspects of their website and marketing program.

Management Consulting
Copywriting Services
Marketing Strategist
Creative Consulting
Project Management

Industry Experience:
3 Years
Last Book Read:
Horticulture books, specifically one on succulents.
Can’t Live Without:
Friends in some form, even if its family or an animal
Keara Johnson
Digital Marketing Specialist

Our in-house millennial is the expert in social media marketing and advertising.

From Buzzfeed to Twitter, our clients’ messages round the globe in record speed on popular sharing platforms.

Social Media Marketing
Creative Advertising
Marketing Strategist
SEM Specialist
Trend Analyst

Industry Experience:
20+ Years
Last Book Read:
Rich Dad Poor Dad
Can’t Live Without:
Oxygen ;)
James Konkler
Senior Web Developer

With more than 20 years of industry experience, James is our “go to guy” for complex development projects.

Up to date with all the latest technologies and applications, James is a future oriented problem solver who delivers high quality outputs for our clients and their customers.

Web
Design
Application Development
Web Architecture
Application Programming
Marketing Strategist

Industry Experience:
20+ Years
Last Book Read:
Taylor’s Differential Diagnosis Manual
Hobbies:
Electronics, Painting, Songwriting, Inventing
Andrew Jaster
Web Developer

A former web design college instructor with more than 20 years of experience, Andrew is exceptionally skilled at turning the visualized plan for a website into a fully functioning, cleanly programmed, and easy to maintain website.

Specifically, Andrew’s role is to transform the raw elements of a website into a visually engaging and user friendly experience.

Web
Design
Application Maintenance
Web Architecture
Web Maintenance
Artist/Graphic Designer

Industry Experience:
17 Years
Last Book Read:
The Reef
Can’t Live Without:
My Apple Watch 4
Paul O’Neal
Senior Web Designer

Paul is an awarding winning web designer whose talents include interface design, CSS3 integration, bootstrapped framework and responsive design.

Working with our team, Paul creates the visual and people pleasing elements for each website.

Web
Design
Application Maintenance
Web Architecture
Application Programming
Marketing Strategist
Mike
Nick
Angela
Joanne
Keara
James
Andrew
Paul

We are a business located right in Abbotsford British Columbia with another office located in Vancouver. We do not contract your work overseas because we have high standards and we need to be hands on so that we can produce with high quality. Our team is composed of highly-experienced full-time web designers and developers, a brilliant copywriter, a multi-media expert, social media experts, multiple certified Google Ads-Words pros, SEO ninjas, marketing personnel and systems and processes that make everything run like a rocket ship to take you to new heights.

Our Partners And Our Expertise!

Join our dream team of master marketers.

Are you interested in working with a company that helps great businesses grow?

Do you aspire to work with and be one of the best marketers in the world?

Would you like to have a positive impact on our economy?

Can you be trusted to make decisions and take responsibility for them?

Are you creative and enjoy applying new skills you have learned?

Work here at iias

What’s the point of something that looks nice, if it doesn’t work?

Apart from the aesthetic design, you need to have the tech knowledge to code and build custom websites.

Websites just need to function properly.

Honestly, it’s a little like air, it’s so abundant and everywhere and so easily accessible that it’s overlooked but take air away from people they’ll notice fairly quickly.

What we mean by “function” is:

It cannot be confusing or slow, in other words, it’s not how it looks, it’s how it works.

On top of that, it needs to to be able to handle
spammers, hackers, and viruses etc.

but just because it “works”;…
doesn’t mean it converts

Work here at iias

Our culture is all about one goal:  Happiness for our team members, clients, suppliers, and the communities that connect us all.

Our culture runs deep in our company, read how our culture was shaped by Mike and Nick’s Culture Manifesto.