Who We Are


Created in 1991, Genesis Design, LLC  is a full-service company made up of specialists in a small sub-set of creative fields. This unique blend of professionals brings creative perspective to our projects. Members of our team partner effectively and efficiently in providing marketing, graphic design, communications, web development and copywriting to our broad range of clients.
Gail Carr
Genesis Design
Genesis Design, LLC is a full-service graphic design and marketing firm. Gail brings both right and left-brain perspective to design and communication projects, offering clients business acumen and design creativity unique to the industry.  
She is passionate about community service having served on boards of the Fine Arts Institute of Edmond, Rotary Club of Edmond and Arise Ministries. A third-generation Rotarian, Gail was president of Rotary Club of Edmond in 2010-11 and continues to serve in a leadership capacity.  
She is in her second term as chair of Leadership Edmond and was a member of LE class XX. Gail has been a creative advisor to A Chance to Change Foundation, Henderson Hills and other civic organizations. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Oklahoma State University.
Carol Hartzog 
Carol Hartzog Communications
Carol  is a former journalist who now owns a full-service public relations and communications firm. Carol has 25 years experience in the Oklahoma and Texas markets, most recently as the managing editor of The Edmond Sun..
Carol is active in the Edmond community, She has served as a board member of Edmond Rotary Club,  is active in Edmond's Women in Leadership and is an elder at First Presbyterian Church in Edmond. Carol has served on the Edmond Capital Improvements Task Force since 2007.
She holds a bachelor of arts degree, Cum Laude, in communications from Texas A&M University.
Julie Short
Managing Partner & Marketing Strategist
Marketing Strategist.  Connecting industry needs with current web design features, Julie uses her engineering mind to pay attention to every detail.  Incorporating form, function and fit for complete website interface,  you’ll never meet another web design liaison with such heart and soul, making the process simple with a dose of laughter.
Tim Short
Managing Partner & Web-solution Manager 
Web-soultion Manager. Don’t worry about knowing rocket science. With 10 years of web development experience, Tim has vision for direct-path processes and knowledge to create simple-to-use-solutions. He will clear the fat making way for your team to be more effective.