Meet Our Staff

Without debate, at Prime Design Solutions our people make the difference. We’ve assembled a highly skilled team dedicated to delivering top-tier results to our clients.

  • Brian Law

    Brian Law
    President

    Brian’s focus on developing creative, business-smart solutions has helped a multitude of companies succeed in a competitive marketplace. According to Brian, “You have to ensure that advertising dollars are invested wisely. We concentrate on helping businesses invest in projects that suit their budget and help reach definitive goals.”

    Prior to founding Prime Design Solutions in 2005, Brian’s career included positions with a variety of Pennsylvania companies. His professional design employment dates back to the early 90s, when he worked for several Western Pennsylvania-based publications. He has also held key positions with such notable companies as Kane & Company Advertising, Link Computer Corporation and MountainTop Technologies.

    In 2015, Brian’s achievements through Prime Design Solutions were recognized when the firm was named a finalist in the Entrepreneur category of the Governor’s ImPAct Awards.

     Extension: 101 blaw@primeds.com
  • Angela Law

    Angela Law
    Operations Manager

    Angela handles the day-to-day operations of the company in areas as diverse as human resources, IT, and company finances. She develops detailed proposals for new business, analyzing new client needs and creating a detailed scope of work and project budget. To ensure the company runs at optimum efficiency, Angela creates and institutes company procedures. As she explains, “procedures directly benefit clients by ensuring they get maximum value for our efforts, which is evident in our track record of success in campaign after campaign.”

    Previously, Angela’s career was focused on software development, and saw her prominently positioned with such major corporations as Misys Healthcare, Fujifilm Medical Systems USA and Northrop Grumman. Angela graduated from Pitt-Johnstown and has a B.S. in Computer Science and Mathematics.

    Certifications

    Google Certified Administrator  Extension: 104 alaw@primeds.com
  • Will Gausmann

    Will Gausmann
    Senior Graphic Designer

    We are able to give companies a competitive advantage by tapping our staff’s competencies across a range of creative disciplines. Will helps us to deepen these areas of proficiency by bringing a strong portfolio of work, ranging from package design to multimedia development. Will knows that, “You have to be aware of how each piece affects the overall brand.” Every aspect of a company’s identity and promotion must work together towards a common goal.

    In 2008, Will earned his bachelor’s degree in graphic design from York College. He is a talented illustrator with a rooted appreciation for typography and brand development.

     Extension: 102 wgausmann@primeds.com
  • Shelley Johansson

    Shelley Johansson
    Communications Specialist

    As Communications Specialist, Shelley is responsible for content generation, writing, and proofreading, and assists with strategy development, especially in the areas of public relations and social media. “Both what you say and how you say it are important in marketing – in other words, both substance and style – and the media you’re using to communicate has a profound effect on both,” Shelley says. She is experienced in writing for a broad variety of media.

    Locally, Shelley is known for her 14 years as Director of Communications for the Johnstown Area Heritage Association (JAHA), a position she continues to hold. Since January 2015 she has also taught public speaking as an adjunct professor, first at Penn Highlands Community College, and now at the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown. Previously, she was Senior Copywriter/Director of PR for Shelton Group, a full-service agency in Knoxville, Tennessee. She holds a master’s degree in communications with an emphasis in public relations from the University of Tennessee.

     Extension: 106 sjohansson@primeds.com
  • Jen Irvin

    Jen Irvin
    Senior Web Developer

    As a web developer for Prime Design Solutions, Jen Irvin programs websites with a broad range of functionality, including e-commerce. Skilled at a wide range of markup and scripting languages, she also has a strong background in IT. Jen is well-equipped to train our clients to maintain their own websites once they’re built.

    “I always find a way to make something work, even when the solution is a little unconventional,” Jen says. “The world of web development changes quickly, and I enjoy staying on top of it and learning new things.”

    Previously, she served as Programmer/Systems Analyst for St. Francis University’s Center of Excellence for Remote and Medically Under-Served Areas (CERMUSA). She holds an associate’s degree in web design from the Bradley Academy for the Visual Arts.

     Extension: 107 jirvin@primeds.com
  • Jacqueline Moss

    Jacqueline Moss
    Marketing Specialist

    Jacqueline, or “Jackie,” serves as a marketing specialist at Prime Design Solutions, and is also our photographer. She holds a B.S. in communication with a focus in emerging technology and multimedia from Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania, and has been a professional photographer for the Johnstown area since 2010. In addition to photography, Jackie’s skills include multimedia design, office administration and public relations. She notes, “I’ve always had a passion for helping others become more successful using my own creative skills and abilities. We live in a visually-oriented society and I believe a great company should be properly represented.”

     Extension: 103 jmoss@primeds.com

“Yeah, but what are they really like?”

Our clients get to see first-hand the creative talents and professionalism of our staff at work. But we're just as creative at home as we are in the office — so in January 2015, we produced this video to demonstrate that. Take a look and get to know us better!

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