We are extensions of you! We are strategic thinkers, content creators, designers, and programming geniuses.

What began as a weekly newspaper in 2007, Flathead Beacon Productions has evolved into a full digital and creative agency specializing in brand development, marketing strategy, web development, and conversion-based digital advertising management…plus more!

The team at Flathead Beacon Productions is powered by people who work, live, and play in the Flathead Valley. Our internal culture is fast-paced, supportive, and always looking for ways to raise the bar. We believe communication, transparency, flexibility, and a little fun are all values that result in long-lasting relationships and the best balance for success.

Our team is your team. Your team is our team.

Meet The Team

Dwayne Harris

Associate Art Director

“I push the design button.” – Dwayne


Dwayne has worked as a graphic designer, illustrator and comic book artist for more than 20 years. After spending several years as a designer for the Kansas City Star, Dwayne embarked on a freelance career as an illustrator, working for several publishers on a wide variety of properties. He’s written and drawn 4 graphic novels, one of which was recently optioned by Sony Pictures to be developed into a major motion picture. Dwayne now divides his time between the Flathead Beacon and various freelance projects.

Pierce Ware

Associate Art Director

“I make it POP.” – Pierce


Pierce Ware is a graphic designer who brings a fresh perspective to our design team. He is a graduate of Montana State University where he received a BFA in Graphic Design. Before starting with Flathead Beacon Productions, Pierce polished his web, identity and package design skills while working for a design agency in Bozeman. After Bozeman, he worked for 4 years at a label print shop in Whitefish, where he worked the production side of the design business as a pre-press designer and press technician.

Elizabeth Wasserman

Project Manager

“Executive of circling back around to that.” – Elizabeth


Elizabeth found her way to Northwest Montana shortly after graduating from Marist College. She spent two summers working for the National Park Service before settling in Missoula where she worked for a non-profit managing social media channels, digital communications, event planning and more. Since returning to the Flathead Valley, she brought her digital expertise and project management skills with her. When Elizabeth isn’t busy working, you’ll find her training for road races or hiking in Glacier National Park.

Patrick Sappington


“Dreams in code.” – Patrick


Experience: Over 14 years of web development and server management.
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Number of times asked to write a profile for the website and didn’t do it: Seventeen

Want to join the team?

We are always looking for passionate people to join our team.
Send us a resumé and let us know what you could offer our team.

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Our Philosophy

We Are Extensions Of You

The ability to deliver high-quality creative services is dependent on knowing the client and the message, which includes voice, imagery, and overall brand messaging. Listening is a key trait we bring to the table every time. When we listen to our clients, their stakeholders, and the data, we are able to create a place of trust and reliability. Our team is your team. Your team is our team. In business, relationships are built on trust, and we know the best marketing initiatives have a clear ROI. As a result, we believe communication, transparency, flexibility, and a little fun are all values we hold in high regard and where we find the best balance and success in agency-client relationships.

You + Us = Success!

We have the talent necessary to meet and exceed your expectations. We strive to be an extension of our clients and choose to work with those who share with us their victories, successes, challenges, and problems. Our internal culture is fast-paced, supportive, and always looking for ways to raise the bar. Over the years, we have proven our worth, authority, and commitment to excellence.

Teamwork makes the Dreamwork

We celebrate victories and successes and offer comfort in difficult times. We know each other’s spouses and children, so we notice when someone isn’t centered, and work to achieve balance. We lift each other’s spirits and help each other with their workload. We admit fault, take responsibility, and are humble. Integrity is the value of our self-worth, and without integrity, we’re nothing.