About Us

It’s easy to forget that building an online presence is about more than just making a great website. It’s about making connections with real people – and we’re all about making connections.

We listen to & explore your vision, we design for your needs, and we build your project.

Our web design studio is located in historic Gastown, in Vancouver, where we enjoy meeting personally with our clients. For our distance and international clients we travel or use phone, email, and Skype to make a virtual connection. In any modality, we’re very comfortable with talking about code, design, and usability – and we’ve got the in-house talent to build nearly anything we can dream up together – so pull up a chair, swipe open your phone, or boot up your computer and let’s talk.

We can partner with you to make your web ideas happen — and we’ll ensure they’re successful, reliable, and long lived.


David has more than 20 years experience with technology related businesses including BCTel / TELUS, British Telecom (BT), SPUD online grocery, CBC Digital Development Lab, Banff Centre New Media Institute, and consulting for various others. In 2007 he founded Sparkjoy Studios.


Graduated from Emily Carr University of Art and Design with a BFA, Brie is our templating expert. She’ll take your ideas and designs and make them into functional, easy to use sites that display beautifully on any device.


Mike graduated from the BCIT Computer Systems Technology program, specializing in Client Server Interactions. He is our resident Big Problem Solver and thrives on resolving issues others have deemed impossible.

When not in the office Mike enjoys working his way through his Steam library backlog.


Diana recently graduated from BCIT’s New Media Design and Web Development program.

On her own time, Diana enjoys sketching and hanging out with her new puppy.


josh arlitt coder extrordiaire

Josh earned his B. Sc. in Computer Science at UBC Okanagan. He is a project planner, problem solver, and diligent tester.

In his free time he is an avid tabletop gamer, game designer, and all-around nerd.