Born and raised in Oneonta, NY, Joe is a Syracuse University graduate who has spent the last 10 years living in New York City. In high school, Joe started out by making websites for friends and family and has been hooked ever since. Now an expert full stack developer, his primary mission in life is to optimize every workflow, to create shortcuts for the common task, and to solve every possible problem with code.
When he's not in front of a computer, you'll likely find Joe spending time with his wife, riding his bike, or taking in some theater.
Favorite Sammich: Anything from Alidoro.
Damian Makki is one of the two co-founders of Sammich Shop, where he designs digital and physical products.
Originally from Arizona, he graduated from the University of Arizona in 2010, enjoyed a few paradisiacal years in San Diego learning design and development, and moved to New York City in 2013.
When he’s not creating site designs, graphics, new UI paradigms, email templates, print materials, or marketing materials (just to name a few), Damian enjoys running, biking, and generally anything athletic.
Favorite Sammich? Easily the Fried Chicken from Melt Shop.