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Peri Lane


Peri Lane is the principal owner of Apis Productions, based in Annapolis, Maryland. Peri has over 20 years of experience in marketing and technology, with an emphasis on the financial services industry. She has a B.S. in Computer and Information Science and a minor in Communications from the University of Maryland. Peri’s career spans working for financial planning firms to insurance general agencies and ultimately an internet technology start-up before launching Apis.

In her spare time, Peri takes every opportunity to be outdoors. She is a beekeeper and sells her bottled Liquid Love honey to the local community.

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Justyn Hornor


Justyn is a forward-thinking and versatile technologist with 20+ years of success across multiple industries. His portfolio includes strategy development for Fortune 10 innovation initiatives, leading large teams on ground-breaking programs, and launching new product lines – across mobile, web, and in-house application stacks. He spent the first 10 years of his career as a full-stack developer and still slings code to this day.

On a personal note, Justyn is passionate about building fully sustainable, off-grid systems. He resides in Las Vegas, NV where he regularly conducts solar panel tests in preparation for the impending zombie apocalypse.

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Nancy Bosley


Nancy Bosley is the principal of NL Bosley Associates, a consulting firm begun in 2016 and located in Sandy Hook, Ct.

Bosley has extensive experience in the life insurance and financial services industry. Her career spans multiple decades including 20 years as a Brokerage General Agent, seven as President of an Independent Marketing Organization, and three years as a senior officer of Transamerica Life Brokerage in Los Angeles, Ca.

Passionate about the need for the efficient and compassionate distribution of life insurance products, her practice focuses on the intersection of marketing and technology for the distribution of life and health insurance products. Clients include product manufacturers, distributors, and technology innovators.

Nancy graduated from Goucher College, in Baltimore, Md. with a bachelor’s degree in English and is a CLU and ChFC. She is a member of several boards and is particularly interested on the needs of underprivileged children.

An avid exerciser, avocations include pretending to be a golfer.

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Ann Hirrlinger

Website Project Director

Ann has a degree in Information Systems Management from UMBC. Her 25+ year career in tech has given her a practical understanding of business requirements and how evolving technology can help achieve them. She has developed applications and managed tech projects for businesses in many industries, including shipping, food service, insurance, finance, accounting, marketing, and ecommerce. Her experience includes many development platforms and languages of the past two decades. For Apis, Ann uses her skills to listen and collaborate with clients, combining creativity with precision and organization to create websites that are beautiful, effective, and functional.

Besides all things techie, she enjoys kayaking, yoga, cooking, and restoring old houses.

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Danny McKeever

Business Development Director

Danny specializes in helping clients find their authentic voice and craft messaging that resonates in their market. His experience as a writer, SEO strategist, and brand marketer helps him see the poetry in the analytics and the forest through the trees. He is in his element when speaking to clients and teasing out the exceptional offering that sets them apart from their competitors.

When he is not analyzing website data or working with the team, he can be found singing with his daughter, writing poetry, or hiking to the summit of quiet volcanos in Southern Oregon.


Jason Schutte

Creative Director

With a unique skill set that spans analytic marketing and art direction, Jason brings over 15 years of executive marketing strategy and creative management experience to the team. He has founded two successful advertising agencies and launched dozens of successful products during his career, helping brands from small to global develop and deploy high impact, results driven marketing plans and campaigns tied to their unique audiences.

With what free time he can find, Jason is an avid Photographer, and has shot collections for museums,
concert tours, and street photography across the United States.
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Sharon Elsberry

Systems & Support Director

Sharon brings over 20 years of web development and management experience to our team and is a certified Software Developer. She specializes in troubleshooting issues and finding solutions. Sharon has a passion for learning and is currently expanding her knowledge in the areas of cybersecurity and future technologies.

When she isn’t looking at a monitor she’s enjoying the beautiful Pacific Northwest with her family, playing with her youngest granddaughter Lola, or exploring the world with her best friend/husband.

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Vijay Giri

Sr. Website Developer

With nearly a decade of experience under his belt, Vijay consistently strives for perfection from the start and is dedicated to continuously improving his skills to ensure that his solutions enhance the user experience.

Throughout his career, Vijay has created over 400 successful websites known for their high standards of aesthetics, speed, and user-friendliness. He has a keen attention to detail and a strong commitment to creating beautiful and functional websites using the latest web development trends and technologies.

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Peps Bustamante

Marketing Assistant

Peps is a graduate of communications with a minor in public relations and MA units in development communication and education. A naturally curious cat, Peps loves to learn new technologies which led him to acquire a specific liking for web development, marketing, and design. Working from the beautiful island of Palawan in the Philippines, Peps has had the opportunity to work as a marketing and sales supervisor, a public relations supervisor, and a college instructor in a local state university where he worked with different communities as a project manager for social development. If he’s not busy with everything else, you will find this Piscean sitting at his favorite beach, staring peacefully towards sunset and thinking about how awesome life is.

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P.O. Box 1683
Annapolis, MD 21404


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