We craft amazing websites

You have a vision. We know how to get you there.

Rockin' Websites Since 2001

Why Choose Us?

We Get The Big Picture

We understand it’s not just about designing beautiful websites – it’s about building an effective online presence.

We Deliver On-Time

We follow a well-defined, repeatable process that ensures deadlines are met on time and budget.

We Focus On Your Goals

We strive to understand your business goals first. Then design the site geared towards guiding your user to that goal.

We Use WordPress

WordPress allows for the design and development of flexible and scalable websites that adhere to web standards.

Aw, shucks. We're blushing.

"Loma is a ROCKSTAR! Her company Agate Fire Creative, has become one of my most valued strategic partnerships. Loma has a unique blend of technical ability, artistic creation, and intuition, which is a rare find.

Synergy Fuel Coaching & Consulting

"Loma has been amazing to work with! She turned our outdated website into an interactive and beautiful website. We highly recommend using Agate Fire Creative for all your website needs!."

Clean Kill Pest Control, Inc

"The website created for my salon was spot on! Very user-friendly, professional and more than I dreamed the website could provide. I highly recommend Agate Fire Creative to anyone considering a website! It boosted my sales and clientele instantly."

Signature Style Salon

Bucket List Item

Salmon Fishing in Alaska

LOMA NELSON | Web Designer

Workaholic powered by coffee, humor & country music.

Designer with an obsession for WordPress and helping small businesses maximize their online assets. Loma began freelancing in 2001 and founded Agate Fire Creative (formerly Bear Creek) in 2010. She has worked on hundreds of projects for dozens of small businesses needing marketing materials both on and offline. Prior to starting her own company, she worked for Fortune 500 companies, including Compuware, Johnson Controls, Northwestern Mutual Life and Oracle.

When not immersed in client projects, Loma can be found listening to live music, hunting for agates, or paddling the Wisconsin lakes and rivers in her bright sunburst orange kayak with her husband and dog. Oh, and she was born a YOOPER, eh!


  • B.S. in Business Administration, Cardinal Stritch University, Milwaukee, WI
  • Associates in Engineering, Michigan Technological University, Houghton, MI
  • Webmaster Certificate, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI
  • Project Management Certificate, Cardinal Stritch University, Milwaukee, WI

TODD NELSON | Conversion Copywriter

Creative & strategic thinker, BBQ lover & Packer fanatic.

With success in driving leads and sales in a variety of different verticals, Todd brings close to 20 valuable years of consulting, sales, and marketing experience to the team at Agate Fire. His corporate employers and clients have included: GE Medical, Miller Brewing Company, and Advertising Consultants. Todd leverages his education and experience to find creative and innovative ways to develop and implement marketing solutions for our clients.

Kansas City native, Todd enjoys all things outdoors, fishing, kayaking, and great music. Todd has a life-long mission to find the best BBQ ribs in the country.  Although, his are already the best… it would go to his head if we told him.


  • B.S. in Public Relations & Marketing, Bradley University, Peoria, IL
  • Webmaster Certificate, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI

Bucket List Item

Scuba Dive Great Barrier Reef


Bucket List Item

Visit Wilson Tennis Ball Factory

Logan | Chief Security Officer

Tennis ball addict, squirrel chaser & lover of the ladies.

Logan has been a member of the team since 2008 and takes his job quite seriously while patrolling the perimeter of our corporate headquarters and announcing himself to anyone within ear shot. The other 22 hours he spends eating and sleeping. Did we mention he likes tennis balls?

A Few Of Our Clients

We keep pretty good company, and we'd love to add you to this list!