Who are we at Milkshake Design?
Milkshake are a team of highly experienced designers, programmers, web creative and computer engineers with over 60 years of experience between them.
Milkshake Design was founded in 2002 by Mike Porter with the aim to produce great websites using the latest technologies and web techniques, while aiming to provide what our clients want and more importantly need to make their website shine above their competitors. We pride ourselves on the quality of the websites we have produced in the past and that to date we have a near 100% customer retention rate.
Mike Porter (Director)
At the age of 11, Mike was already coding computer games for the ZX81 and later the ZX Spectrum, Commodore 64 and Commodore Amiga and after a spell in the computer games industry became interested in web site creation in 1995 with his first commercial website being made live later that year.
Since 1995 Mike has been involved in the creation of over 2,100 websites for prestigious clients such as BNFL, Astra Zeneca, Disney, Abbey National and many more.
Mike’s role in the company is first port of call for sales and project management of work. Mike also provides sales, marketing and support roles for the computer side of our company.
Peter Rishi (Coding / Graphics)
Peter is one of our office stars with the ability to produce code and graphics with equal zeal.
With a background in multimedia design, Peter has adapted his skills from creating multimedia information kiosks and large screen presentations and merged them with programming skills learnt from Mike and Tim.
James is Milkshake’s new kid on the block and handles much of the day to day website maintenance and web hosting management. Although James is the baby of the organisation he has many years of website experience and has been working for Milkshake for the past 2 years while he finished his studies.
Junko Porter (Office Administration / Accounts)
Junko is the latest addition to our team and now provides all the accounting and invoicing needs of the business.