The Wecker Group is comprised of talented professionals with a wide range of education, experience, and points of view. This allows us to explore a great variety of possible directions and solutions for each assignment. Add to this a unique combination of talent and personal commitment to fully probe the communication potential of each project. Each member of our team enjoys the challenges of creating within the great world of advertising and design.
Robert Wecker, owner and founder of The Wecker Group, is a graduate of Saint Mary’s College with a Bachelor of Arts degree. He started the firm in 1974 and since then has received numerous awards for design. He specializes in corporate image, advertising design and is an avid illustrator. His designs have appeared in dozens of design annuals nationally and internationally. As co-founder of PiCA, People in Communication Arts, he hosted the world’s top communicators in an open forum. Robert serves on several local non-profit boards.
Ruth Minerva has over 45 years of design experience and has been with The Wecker Group since 1978. She graduated from High Wycombe College of Art in England with a Design degree and started her career at David Pilton Advertising, London England. Clients there included CBS Records and Steinway Pianos. Her responsibilities include design, project management, and production for many major clients.
Sue Wecker has been in the graphic arts field since 1972 when she was heavily involved in typesetting. She learned each new typography system as they were introduced, and subsequently opened a typography shop in 1982 called The Font Works. Her business catered to designers, publishers, and printers. Sue is now proficient in electronic page production and is currently office manager and production assistant at The Wecker Group.
Dilan MacHardy has been in charge of web development for The Wecker Group since 2017. He has extensive knowledge in the WordPress platform and specializes in custom theme development using the Genesis Framework. Apart from his work with The Wecker Group, he has worked with clients such as the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, UC Berkeley College of Engineering, Bank of the West and Carmel Magazine to name a few.