Daylight Studio

Hustle, create, and drive real results

Daylight is a Portland digital agency committed to innovation, engagement, and high impact outcomes.

Our Story

We founded Daylight 19 years ago for a simple reason: to do great work. Our vision is born out of a shared interest in building relationships that last, partnering with good people, and a passion for creating things we love. Our agile and experienced team allows us to prioritize communication and collaboration to deliver inspiring solutions to complex problems.

Founding Partners Shawn & Dave

We Believe...

Our core values are the words we swear by and guide everything we do. We push ourselves towards ongoing growth and improvement by focusing on:


Create solutions and results that we’re proud of, celebrate hustle, and embrace accountability.


Unlock the best ideas by listening first, collaborating, and embracing creativity in each other and our partners.

Doing Good

Be kind to each other and create purpose-driven solutions that foster positive outcomes.

Open Communication

Communicating honestly and with transparency, even when challenging, makes us a stronger team and trusted client partner.

Driving Results

Establish goals, plan how to achieve them, and know when we’re successful.

About our team About our team

The Secret Ingredient

The Daylight team is full of smart, creative personalities that love working together to make a difference for our clients and our community.

Shawn Mann

Shawn Mann

CEO, Founder

I started Daylight because I wanted to work directly with clients to get results and nurture long term relationships. Since then we've been fortunate to assemble a team of smart, creative and enthusiastic people dedicated to our clients' success. I'm the guy to talk to about putting this amazing group to work for you.

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David McReynolds

David McReynolds

Director of Technology, Partner

Our seasoned and energetic team is determined to make a positive difference - from client projects to the very ecosystem we work in. My role is to make sure we have the tools and skills in place to make that happen. And if we don't, then I build them.

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Anna Gillespie

Anna Gillespie

Director of Accounts

I work with Daylight clients to identify and provide an overarching strategy and view of all projects in order to help them achieve their goals. I’m the primary resource for clients throughout their partnership with Daylight and serve as a client representative internally.

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Alan Robinson

Alan Robinson

Director of Strategy

I work with the Daylight team to solve complex organizational problems, define and improve solutions for our clients, and build predictable revenue pipelines. My passion lies in creating connected brand experiences and programs that solve business and marketing problems.

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Ali Lloyd

Ali Lloyd

Project Manager

As a Project Manager, I work directly with clients and the Daylight team to ensure projects are completed on-time and within budget. I have a knack for organizing and am skilled at managing the many moving parts of a project.

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Alexander Ali

Alexander Ali


I design intuitive and easy-to-use interfaces that provide people with an enjoyable interactive experience that’s also easy on the eyes. I love designing effortless interactions.

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Lucy Li

Lucy Li

Web Developer

As a Web Developer at Daylight, I work to bring creative visions to life. I am responsible for building, testing, debugging and troubleshooting for various functions, and modifying existing code to add new features.

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Kevin Jurgens

Kevin Jurgens

Project Manager

My role at Daylight is to understand and appreciate our partner's brand to mesh creative with technology and execute seamlessly on that vision.

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Our Community

Working at Daylight means making an impact in your community as well as for clients. We proudly support and volunteer for Portland organizations that help make our city stronger, just, and more diverse. Here are a few of our partners.

Daylight in the Wild

From speaking at tech meetups and marketing events to tasting wine and mountain biking near Mt. Hood, our team isn’t shy about getting the most out of Portland and the Pacific Northwest.

Join Our Team

Want to work at Daylight? We’re always looking for great talent to join us.

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