I'm Wade Hammes, a front-end developer living in Washington, DC. I believe in simple, clean semantic code. The web is my passion, along with music & running.

Recent Work

  • Heliskope - Design & Development


    As a member of the Heliskope team, I saw a need for a better online presence, and thus this site was born.

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  • Zos Communications - Design & Development

    Zos Communications

    Zos Communicaions approached me with a need for a much updated site to better reflect the brand. Turned out, they needed a whole rebranding and we delivered.

    Credits / Designer: Mike Nugent Copy Writing: Dot Johnson

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  • Spartan IT - Responsive Web Design & Development

    Spartan IT

    Spartan IT approached me with a need to finally get a digital presence on the web for their awesome backup services.

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  • The Tombs - Responsive Web Development

    Clyde's Restaurant Group

    The Tombs, an old landmark on the Georgetown University campus, approached us to modernize their web presence while keeping the old school feel.

    Credits / Art Direction: Sean Wallace ⋅ Designer: Jia Li

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  • Pappas Group Slant - Responsive Web Development

    Pappas Group

    On the cusp of a new rebrand, Slant is our thought-leadership column researching many of our industry's trending topics.

    Credits / Art Direction: Anthony Pappas ⋅ Spencer Slemenda

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  • Made Market - Responsive Web Development

    Made Market by Doubletree

    Made Market, a restaurant/cafe spinoff by Doubletree Hotels, is a place to grab a quick, wholesome bite to eat without resorting to nasty fast food.

    Credits / Design: Kyle Conrad ⋅ Co-development: Patrick Glynn, Marty Minton

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  • XO Beauty Behind IT - Web Development

    XO Communications

    The Beauty Behind IT for XO Communications was a campaign to show the beauty behind a seemingly boring industry. We brought in well-known JS artists to create experiences based around each product.

    Credits / Art Direction: Spencer Slemenda

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  • NCTA Redesign - UX Design


    NCTA tasked us to create a redesign that had the modern look-and-feel as their member companies (HBO, Showtime), but still positioned them as a reputable information resource.

    Credits / Art Direction: Spencer Slemenda ⋅ Designer: Kyle Conrad

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  • XO Intelligent WAN - Web Development

    XO Communications

    The Intelligent WAN campaign for XO helped create buzz and provide information around XO's new WAN solution.

    Credits / Art Direction: Spencer Slemenda ⋅ Co-development: Austin Laverty

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  • Borromeo Housing - Web Design & Development

    Borromeo Housing / Createathon DC

    This website was conceived, designed and developed in 72 hours at the Createathon DC as a volunteer effort. This was a very rewarding experience working to help a great cause earn a better web presence.

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  • Comcast Business Class iPad App - UX Design

    Comcast Small Business

    Comcast Small Business wanted to outfit their reps with an easy way to get qoutes for perspective customers while out in the field.

    Credits / Art Direction: Spencer Slemenda ⋅ Designer: Kyle Conrad

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  • Ballston BID Redesign - UX Design

    Ballston BID

    Ballston, a neighborhood in Arlington, VA, is quickly growing in the business sector — with this increase in growth, the BID needed a site to best showcase what the town has to offer to future corporate tenants.

    Credits / Art Direction: Stefan Poulos ⋅ Designer: Mike Nugent ⋅ Development: Patrick Glynn

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  • JobCompass Landing Page - PSD Design


    JobCompass needed better conversions from their landing pages during an ongoing email campaign. This page was so successful, they used it as the concept for their new homepage.

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  • TrackMaven Alerts - Email Development


    TrackMaven was on the verge of their launch and needed their platform notification emails to be built out — and work in every client on every browser and device.

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  • CJ Foreign Car - Responsive Web Development

    CJ Foreign Car

    CJ Foreign Car needed a new web presence to better convert from their Google Adwords campaign. I helped bring their CTA's up front, and gave them a clean, modern design.

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Other Projects

Facebook Messenger - Dark Theme Chrome Extension

This is a Chrome extension that gives you a dark theme for the new standalone Facebook Messenger web app (http://messenger.com. Simple as that.

More work can be made available upon request. I want more!

Contact & Work Enquiries

Currently, I work full-time for TrackMaven in Washington, DC. I am not currently accepting any freelance work at this time, but you can drop me a line or give me a shout any time.

hello@wadehammes.com540-308-9233 (VM)