We at Denton Designs strive to be your communications partner. We can provide innovative, timely and effective marketing support. Services include Web and print design, photography and video production.
Denton Designs is a partnership resulting from an editor and an artist wanting to move home to rural America and raise their family after nearly 10 years in the city.
Combined, we have more than 16 years of Web experience. Agriculture is our specialty. We understand the livestock and farming industry because that's our background, our life.
Angie Denton ~ Marketing Director
Angie is a graduate of Kansas State University with a bachelor's degree in agricultural journalism and a minor in animal science.
She grew up on her family's Hereford ranch in northeast Kansas and was secretary of the National Polled Hereford Council. She was active in 4-H and FFA and served as a state FFA officer. In 1995, she received the prestigious Livestock Publications Council (LPC) Forrest Bassford Award.
In addition to marketing Denton Designs services, Angie serves as editor of the Hereford World. She oversees the editorial content of the monthly publication including writing and editing. She joined the Hereford staff in October 2004 after nine years with Angus Productions Inc. (API).
Angie joined the API staff as assistant editor and was promoted to associate editor. In 1999, she accepted the challenge to lead the newly developed Web Marketing Department. Under Angie’s direction the Web Marketing staff grew to five employees serving more than 300 customers.
Her responsibilities included supervising the staff and managing the departmental budget process and billing, developing marketing plans for API online services and attracting new customers. She was responsible for researching, developing and implementing new online services. Angie traveled nationwide to lead workshops about Web marketing opportunities and worked to develop and maintain relationships with corporate sponsors for online projects. She oversaw API’s three flagship Web sites: AngusPhotos.com, the Angus e-List e-mail news & advertising service and Angus e-Classifieds. She also gained extensive knowledge of digital photography as well as audio recording & editing.
John Denton ~ Graphic Artist
John is a graduate of Kansas State University with a bachelor of fine arts degree concentrating in graphic design. K-State’s College of Arts & Science named John their 1996 Graphic Designer of the Year.
From 2000-2004, John was employed at Rapid Solutions Group as an Art Director/Web Designer. His primary responsibility was the design and layout of Vision, a Web application that allows mutual fund and variable annuity representatives, brokers and dealers to access client account information across multiple fund families.
From 1996-2000, he was employed at Crown Pro, Inc., an officially licensed sports collectible company. There his responsibilities included designing and overseeing all stages of artwork for officially licensed sports collectible products, packaging, displays and related collateral. He was also responsible for designing, building and maintaining the company Web site.
John also did freelance Web and print design for the American Angus Association PR department and the Angus Journal from 1998-2004. He designed several custom Angus breeder and association Web sites. Other projects included editing and producing a promotional Angus breeder video on DVD, the Angus National Conference Proceedings, Angus Beef Chart, logo designs and brochures.These opportunities have proven to be extremely useful in helping John gain knowledge of the various aspects of Web & print design as well as video editing & production.
Wesley Denton ~ Creative Inspiration (and occasionally frustration )
Wesley is a true farm boy and is glad his Mom and Dad left the city to raise him in rural America. He's into computers like his Dad and taking photos and checking cows like his Mom. He’s started his herd of Herefords and is a member of the National Jr. Hereford Association.