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Gecko Designs
523 N Higgins Ave
Missoula, MT 59802

(406) 662-1123

About Us

Gecko Designs is a graphic design and marketing firm located in Missoula, Montana and established in 1996.

We work closely with marketing teams on projects in a variety of media. We produce mind-blowing websites, creative logos, billboards and magazine ads, email and direct-mail campaigns, online feedback and registration systems, invitations, posters, banners, stickers, brochures, sales sheets, case studies, white papers, postcards, folders, business cards and trade show displays to name a few. We create custom graphs to illustrate complex data and help our clients develop attractive PowerPoint presentations that allow them market their products and services.

We design and maintain websites and the graphics, logos, and icons that appear online and in software. We’re involved with all aspects of branding and have helped develop new identities as well as modernize current clients.

That’s not all! We also spend time teaching marketing professionals how to design and manage websites of their own. Have a look at our Adobe Dreamweaver training courses.

Meet our team

Our experienced team of designers, developers, and project managers at Gecko Designs are here to work for you! Check out our staff page to meet the team behind Gecko Designs.

We’re there when you need us, and we work extremely hard to please each and every one of our clients.

We set ourselves apart from our competitors by responding to client projects extremely quickly and are accustomed to last-minute turn-arounds when our clients need us in a pinch. We familiarize ourselves with our clients’ styles and image and operate like an in-house design department without the expense of benefits or full time employment.

But I’m not even close to Missoula!

And that’s okay! We always enjoy the opportunity to meet face-to-face with our clients but in reality, we only meet with about 20% of them. Most of our clients are in other states and we speak to them by phone, sometimes even every day!

We utilize screen sharing software which allows us to show clients our computer screens or allow clients to show theirs to us during conference calls. The result is almost the same as meeting in-person and if you’ve never experienced online collaboration like this, it’s pretty darn cool!

Heard any Geico-Gecko jokes?

Yes, we’ve heard them all, but our Gecko came first!

Geico didn’t introduce their scrawny insurance-peddling gecko until the year 2000, 4 years after Gecko Designs was founded.

Why we do what we do:
It’s about facilitating success

We actually take pride in seeing our client projects become successful. If we were to launch a beautiful website that never performed for our client, we’d consider that a failure. Part of what makes us happy is seeing our work work well for you! That’s the whole point! See why we care if your business succeeds or fails.

A short story about the big picture

Not long ago, a client came to us with a neat idea. They wanted us to create an interactive game that we could place on their homepage. After looking at their website’s Google Analytics reports, we saw that their site was only getting a few dozen visitors each day. Should we build the game they asked for or should we focus on getting more visitors to their site first? We recommended that instead of creating a game for their homepage that we put their budget to work generating more website traffic and that’s just what we did! What’s the point of having a cool webpage if nobody sees it?

Gabe started Gecko Designs in 1996.  As owner, he oversees every project we undertake and works hard to make sure our clients have a fantastic experience.  Gabe makes himself available 7 days a week and insists that good communication is an essential part of the successful projects Gecko Designs prides itself in.

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Melissa has been an organizational leader within Gecko Designs since 2005.  In addition to her expertise in the customer service and project management arena, Melissa is always the last person to see a final project before it is sent to the client, allowing her to give a thorough and unbiased opinion.  Melissa is eager to work with you on this project to create an exceptional, top of the line experience for your customers.

Take the first step

Questions? Give us a ring, shoot us an email or send a homing pigeon our way. Let’s get the ball rolling! We can’t wait to hear from you!

Gecko Designs, LLC
523 N Higgins Ave
Missoula, MT 59802

(406) 662-1123

523 N Higgins Ave, Missoula
Nicole Ichtertz 2 weeks ago
Everyone I worked with at Gecko Designs answered all my emails and questions promptly, and helped me rebuild and re-design my website with enthusiasm and efficiency. I highly recommend them, they are an awesome team to work with!
Hannah McDaniel in the last week
Gecko exceeded our expectations in every way with their efficiency, creativity and professionalism...our non-profit hasn't had a fully functional site that we are proud of in years, and not only did Gabe, Grace & the staff at Gecko completely turn this around, they helped us learn along the way. Thank you!
Allen Ratta 7 months ago
These guys are amazing! Gabe knew exactly where to go in the code and want to fix and had all our issues repaired in minutes! As a previous owner of a software company I would give them the highest rating possible!
Sprinkler Maniac 7 months ago
Had some updating issues with our website and Gabe provided an expedited response to our situation so we could keep the site up and running smoothly. Additionally, he tweaked a few things he noticed weren't correct so the site would have better SEO. Thanks so much!
Rebecca Shoemaker 7 months ago
Gecko is the whole package! Gabe is responsive, reliable, skilled, and affordable. thanks for all your help, i wish i'd found you sooner :)