Ruxed LLC

Ruxed is an Olympia, WA-based creative agency that creates award-winning websites, apps, films, and eLearning.

We craft each pixel and line of code with care. Combining innovation and best practices with the latest technologies, we create visually appealing, easy to use, stable, and secure websites and apps. We serve clients locally, nationally, and across the globe.

Meet the team.

Shyloh Wideman, CEO / CCO / PMP

Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer Shyloh Wideman is a certified Project Management Professional and serves as Ruxed’s Chief Creative Officer, bringing over 25 years of design and management experience in integrated strategy, design, communications, and marketing for IT product development, deployment, adoption, and support. Shyloh specializes in education, non-profit, and government sectors.

Dan Steeby, VP / CTO

Co-founder and Vice-President Dan Steeby serves as Ruxed’s Chief Technical Officer, bringing over 20 years of lead development experience designing, developing, and maintaining government, non-profit and corporate websites, online applications, databases, and servers. Dan specializes in corporate and government sectors.

Melissa Wideman, COO / MPA / CDE

Chief Operating Officer Melissa Wideman brings over 12 years of private and public sector operations experience working with government agencies and small businesses in the areas of human resources, workforce research and analysis, Agile project management, Lean process improvement, and policy and program development, implementation, and evaluation. She holds a Master’s Degree in Public Administration with a Public Policy concentration and is a Certified Diversity Executive. Besides leading Ruxed’s operations and process improvement efforts, Melissa provides business analysis, usability, project management, and data analytics project support.

Dan Fridman, Director / DP / Cinematographer

Dan Fridman is a director, director of photography, and cinematographer with over 10 years of experience working in documentary, narrative, video-journalism, and commercial content. Dan’s commercial and broadcast work has aired on ABC’s Good Morning America, Comedy Central, ESPN, IFC, CBS, Vice, and other national news and entertainment outlets. Recent film credits include Public Hearing, Brothers Hypnotic, and ABC Digital’s Around The World With Christane Amanpour.

William Lehman, Director / Editor

William Lehman brings over 10 years of experiences as a director and editor specializing in documentary and narrative storytelling for film, television, and web. Most recent award-winning films William worked on include the award-winning documentaries Meru and The Yes Men Are Revolting.

Meet our clients.

Our staff have had the pleasure to work with the following organizations.