We design and develop mobile apps that solve real-world problems

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Who we are.

Dogtown Media is a mobile media development company headquartered in Venice Beach, California with a presence in San Francisco, New York City, and London. Since 2011, our team of hardened techies has launched over 100 apps, and counting.

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What we do.

We are rapidly expanding our design and development services to leverage cutting-edge possibilities in artificial intelligence, augmented reality, IoT, mobile commerce, geo-location, mobile app analytics, multi-media publishing, mobile photo and video technology and financial services.

Executive Team

Marc FischerPRESIDENT / CO-FOUNDER

Marc is a front-end developer and UX/UI designer with over a decade of experience launching custom software for web and mobile. His favorite place is the intersection of creative design and flawless code.

Before co-founding Dogtown Media in 2011, Marc was involved in a number of start-ups and established companies, where he built a reputation for inspiring interface designs and efficient team management.

He is also a professor with the graphic arts department at Santa Monica College, teaching “Mobile App Design” to computer science and graphic design students.

Rob PopeCTO / CO-FOUNDER

Rob is an ethical hacker turned mobile developer. Having his past two tech start-ups acquired, he understands the choice of developers is crucial to the success of organizations of all sizes.

He has a successful background delivering projects on-time and within budget as well as personal experience developing new technology for iOS and Android.

Rob’s clients have included multinational financial institutions including Barclay’s and HSBC as well as the London Metropolitan Police Department.

Sean McCueVP of Engineering

Hailing from the hills of Ventura, CA, Sean is a full-stack developer with more than 7 years experience coding mobile applications in Swift, Objective C, Unity, FB Studio, Snap Lens Studio and Node JS.

On weekends, Sean spends his free time building AR, ML and IoT projects, studying mobile application design patterns and growth hacking strategies. When he’s not writing code, Sean loves working out and playing with his fat cat, Romeo.

Marc FederDirector of Business Development

Marc has a background in advertising and branding, sales and business development. His passion for storytelling began as a Radio-Television-Film major at the University of Texas at Austin. After graduating, Marc spent many years crafting persuasive advertising copy for institutions such as the US Army, Dell Computers and Subway Restaurants.

After that, he moved on to educational consulting, helping candidates apply to the world’s elite business schools before switching careers to pursue his passion for creating digital products.

Lauren KlymshynDirector of Operations

Lauren is a rare native Angeleno who still lives in the city of stars. After graduating from California Lutheran University, with a major in History, Pre-Law, Lauren took her talent and passion for teamwork and technology to the Bay Area where she started her career in the Digital Commerce space at Tacit Knowledge.

Tired of the fog and missing her hometown, Lauren returned to LA in 2015 and quickly became an active player in the emerging tech scene known as Silicon Beach. Since joining Dogtown Media in 2016, Lauren’s worked directly with our co-founders to drive improvements in productivity, processes, customer service, and profitability.

On her free time, you can find her cruising the boardwalk with her 12 year old rescue and one of Dogtown Media’s famous office dogs, Lily.

How we do it.

Our team is experienced in creating solutions for a wide range of platforms, including iOS, Android, HTML5 Web Apps and more. We offer specialized packages to satisfy a range of needs and budgets, from rapid prototyping for startups to full-featured interfaces for international enterprises. Learn more.

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