Your Web Department is...
well, YOUR web department

We have been providing webdesign and development services since 2006.

A website should not be an event that takes place every 5 years. Your small business isn’t an event or a goal, it is a journey and your website should be a part of that journey. Only Your Web Department is designed to be part of your journey because the only thing we can be certain of is change.


We are developers with a design aesthetic. And we are also designers who can code.

We are developers who have decided on limits as to what we are willing to do. Many programmers will say yes to every request. We say no when it does not fit our business model. We know our limits. Offering great surface at a great price fits many business requirements.

We’re there when many other one-person-shops fold, disappear or move on to other things.

We are completely dedicated to the building and launching of websites. We are not a design shop that does print and a bit of web because one person knows how to program a bit, or worse, a shop with no programmers subbing out to programmers who they have no idea what they are really doing. This is not to disparage designers. Most have no idea who to hook up with for websites. (May we suggest ourselves?)

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  • Launched in 2006 in Toronto, Canada
  • Your Web Department is a division of YWD Inc., a leading innovator in Internet design and content management.

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Paul ChatoPaul Chato

Paul has been many things: a graphic designer, programmer, comedian, head of network TV comedy, game producer, 3D animator, playwright and video director. Paul is the president of Your Web Department.

Flavio MesterFlavio Mester
Art Director

Flavio has a degree in Architecture and diplomas in graphic design and systems analysis. He is responsible for the design of all YWD interfaces, as well as most websites we created and built over the years.

Jaime AlmondJaime Almond
Web Strategist

Jaime understands that the core of any successful online campaign is a properly designed website that clarifies your business advantages, offers tangible solutions to your customers and is easily found by Google.


“YWD allowed us to turn a nice but stagnant website into a dynamic part of our business.”


Rona Birenbaum
Owner, Caring for Clients

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