We are a small creative studio providing visionaries with compelling communication tools. We specialize in logo development, website design & development, photography and design for print.

Josh Shank
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Josh Shank

Josh Shank is the Founder and Creative Director of Rocket Republic, a design agency working with networks and churches to build online presence and craft grassroots marketing campaigns. He is also the founding pastor of Youngstown Metro Church in Youngstown, OH. Josh has consulted with a wide range of clients that encompass large organizations & networks as well as church startups. Josh works alongside Aimee, his high school sweetheart, wife, and business partner. They live in Youngstown, OH along with their two little girls. Josh has a love for all things #culture #design and #trending, but his true drive is spreading a passion for the supremacy of God in all things for the joy of all peoples.

founder | creative director
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Aimee Shank

Aimee Shank

Aimee Shank is Founder and Business Manager of Rocket Republic. With an MBA from NC State University and years of experience with start-up tech companies, she works to create solid support systems for creatives and clients. Her eye to detail and clear thinking keeps Rocket Republic running smoothly and gaining new ground. Along with building a company she loves spending time being mom and teacher to her amazing girls.

founder | business manager
What we do:
We help organizations tell their story. We build brands. Take photos. Develop websites. Create marketing campaigns. Empower visionaries.
Our Specialty:
Web Development - Print Design - Branding - Photography
Josh and his crew are phenomenal. It was an absolute pleasure to work with them. We’ll do it again, for sure!
- Nick Laparra / Communications Director of We Are Soma
They are theologically sound, personally enjoyable, and amazingly gifted. I loved the work they did for me!
- Tony Merida / Professor of Preaching at Southeastern Seminary
Great design, quality and usability. They took our concepts and made them work for us. Only better than we imagined.
- Casey Smith / Communications Director for Acts 29 Europe
Whether it’s web or print, Rocket Republic’s work is always unique and professional. We will use them again and again and again.
- Winfield Bevins / Director of Kardia Church Planting Initiative