About Brad


Brad Johnson is a contract / freelance web developer, designer and an overall well versed IT professional. He attended NIACC in Mason City as well as University of Northern Iowa in Cedar Rapids in 2003-2006. From there he was picked up by VGM Forbin in Waterloo and his web career took off. After earning a few spurs in the midwest Brad was relocated to Los Angeles and was able to gain experience by working with brands like Myspace, eHow, Helio and the LA Lakers. In 2007 he started JDH Creative and served the local market working out of his first office in Long Beach. After a market hit in 2008 he came back to Iowa, dug in and started freelancing at b2 Studio and doing contract work for various companies in the area such as Dice, Integer, Two Rivers Marketing and most recently Principal Financial Group .


Below is a list of Brad’s general skills to give you an idea of his capabilities. This list has been kept short for the sake of brevity. Feel free to Contact Brad if you have further questions about his skills.

Making the web

  • HTML5 /CSS3 / Javascript
  • UI / UX Design
  • PHP Programming & API Development
  • Drupal & WordPress Development

Making the web happen

  • Message and content development
  • Brand creation
  • Promotional material
  • Analytics and reporting

Additional skills

  • Graphic design, photography and web animations
  • WordPress & Drupal training
  • Social media consultations
  • Basic video skills and encoding knowledge