About Mike

Mike Willis is president and principal designer of Willis Design Studios. For the last 32 years, the focus of his firm has been print design and advertising.

In 1996 he and his crew branched out into web site design and makeovers. He co-authored the bestselling web design book Web Pages That Suck published by Sybex books in 1998. He has appeared on several tech related television shows.

Mike has been a popular speaker at some of the largest Internet shows in America. Often times speaking to ‘standing room’ only sessions. He partnerd with his co-author Vincent Flanders to rage against the common blunders committed by web designers.

Past speaking engagements include:

  • Keynote: Web Design World- Seattle
  • Keynote: Web Design World- Atlanta
  • Internet World- Chicago
  • Internet World- Los Angeles
  • Internet World- New York
  • Seybold- Tokyo
  • International Assc. for Human Resource Information Management- Utah
  • Freedom Communications- Dallas