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IONA is a thought-driven environment providing unparalleled solutions that are a synergy of design and technology.

For almost two decades, IONA has  established itself as an interactive design and development company – starting in the Research Triangle of Raleigh/Durham, North Carolina. IONA’s client solutions have included such companies as Duke University Medical Center, Nortel Networks, North Carolina State University, Glaxo, Ericsson, and Baseball America.

IONA is a thought-driven environment providing unparalleled solutions that are a synergy of design and technology. IONA provides a broad range of services for brand identity and interactive communication consulting and development.

  • Brand strategy
  • Brand development, collateral and print solutions
  • Interactive branding and user experience
  • Information architecture design
  • Digital design and development
  • Application design and development
  • Server administration and consulting


Developing solutions that allow our clients to grow.

IONA has a reputation of working very well with other teams and team members to effectively produce intelligent strategies and campaigns that reach each medium a company is required to communicate through. In this way, your desired identity is consistent and clear each end every time it is in contact with your target market. IONA works with a network of programmers, designers, project managers, content developers, and experienced visionaries. Learn a little bit about IONA’s leaders…


Amylyn Robbins

Beginning her experience in the digital world in 1992, Amylyn Robbins previously worked at NCSA, the National Center for Supercomputer Applications as a web designer and information architect, and at Click here, the interactive division of The Richards Group. Amylyn founded IONA interactive in 1997 in Raleigh-Durham, NC – where it was quickly recognized as a digital leader in the Research Triangle. Amylyn brings her expertise to IONA in digital vision, a keen knowledge of the digital industry, and an analytical understanding of  information architecture and new media design.

Mike Warwick

Michael Warwick

With a background in mathematics, philosophy, and computer science, Michael Warwick brings a rich knowledge of industry standards and human-computer interaction to the IONA team. Mike provides the technology and architecture vision for IONA’s projects, and has been a focused Internet professional serving clients in industries ranging from healthcare to finance to music since 1997. Mike is proficient in PHP, HTML5, CSS3, jQuery, Javascript, PERL, MySQL, MSSQL, .NET, Flash, Filemaker, and in both server and desktop administration of Linux/UNIX, OSX, and Windows. He also has extensive experience in electronic music/sound design and visual media editing and is proficient in Final Cut, Logic, ProTools, Quicktime, and streaming media technology.

Brand Identity

Bringing consistency and clarity to your identity every time it is in contact with your target market.

Digital Design & Mnmt

Bringing creative, interactive experience design that is meaningful and valuable to your audience.

User Interface Design

Bringing simplicity to complex information for the defined target market and, in turn, create conversions.

Print Design & Mgmt

Creating memorable and tangible collateral and campaigns that are truly keepers versus throw-aways.

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