Meet Our Team

You’ll enjoy working with DesignHub. Think personal attention. You’ll interact directly with our three principals (Karen, Ted, and Chris) and our on-staff professionals (Jason and Ryan). We have no junior account coordinators, traffic managers, or receptionists to block our gates. You’ll also get the expertise we’ve gained from more than 100 years of combined marketing communications experience and know-how.


about-karen-photoKaren Ragland

Business Manager and Account Executive

Karen has over 35 years of experience working with advertising agencies and design studios in all aspects of sales, account management, financial management, production, and project supervision. She will keep your project on time and within budget.

about-ted-photoTed Chesky

Creative Director and Graphic Designer

Ted has excelled in graphic design and project management in the Ann Arbor area for over 25 years. His many exceptional creative talents encompass promotional concepts, design, illustration, photography, and web design and development.

Chris Kochmanski

Marketing Strategist and Copywriter

Chris has over 35 years of strategic marketing experience. Before joining DesignHub, he excelled in marketing communications, marketing management, and business development for ADP Network Services, Interface Systems, Cleo Communications, and Mechanical Dynamics.


about-jason-photoJason West

Graphic Designer and Web Developer

Jason has been with DesignHub since 2008. Previously he was a graphic designer for a printing company and had his own freelance graphic design business. He now provides DesignHub clients with graphic design for print and web, and website development.

Ryan Sexton

Web Programmer

Ryan has been developing websites for 15 years. He is skilled with practically every major programming language and database. PHP and MySQL web development, and Javascript are where Ryan really shines.


When your project calls for it, DesignHub will round up the outside professional help needed to get the job done. We’ve worked with many of the area’s leading freelance graphic designers, production artists, web programmers, database specialists, copywriters, photographers, videographers, and more.