Ben has a BFA in Graphic Design from Iowa State University and has been working on the Web for over 15 years. Prior to founding Cornershop, Ben worked for New Signature and Firefly Partners. Before that, he cut his teeth at a nonprofit where he rolled his own CMS in addition to designing countless brands, brochures, and websites (one of which garnered a “People’s Choice” Webby award).
He has presented on the difference between print and web design, web typography, WordPress widgets, and high performance front-end performance optimization at various organizations and events, including several WordCamps.
Ben lives in Richmond, Indiana with his wife, two kids and labradoodle Barcelona.