We build websites and other digital media for businesses and nonprofits. But the thing we do best is build relationships.

2 Acre Studios combines creativity with technology, offering a comprehensive suite of digital services enhanced by AI. Our approach is not just about creating visually stunning online presences but also about intelligently engineering them for success. We pride ourselves on our ability to build lasting relationships with our clients, ensuring that their digital journey is both innovative and personally tailored.

Marc Shade

Founder / Technical & Creative Director / Lead Developer

Marc has been building websites since the earliest days of the industry. He spent the first 20 years in the industry working with corporate clients like Kellogg’s, Eaton/Dana, Stryker, ConAgra, Pharmacia/Upjohn, Hertz, etc… He’s worked on projects with teams from Leo Burnett, Arc Worldwide, Brigandi & Associates, and Biggs Gilmore to execute high-quality online solutions for corporate clients all over the world.

He has also produced audio recordings, including creating original music scores for corporate multimedia projects, Foley audio for the “America’s Army” video game, and general music recording and production on and off the computer.

In 2010 Marc started 2 Acre Studios to provide small and medium-sized businesses affordable access to ad agency services. He guides and orchestrates everything that happens here and can always be there in full support of every project.

Ellen Warren

Partner / Creative Director / Project Coordinator / Coach

Experienced Web Design and Developer with a demonstrated history of working in the Information Technology and Services industry. Skilled in web design and social media. Strong technical professional with a Bachelor of Individualized Study focused in Computer Information Systems from George Mason University.

Tarun Kumar

Developer / Artificial Intelligence Engineer

Tarun Kumar is an aspiring software engineer with a strong academic background in artificial intelligence and machine learning. He is currently pursuing a Bachelor of Engineering in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning at the JSS Academy of Technical Education, where he has been active since December 2021 and is expected to graduate in March 2025. Tarun has a commendable academic record, having completed his pre-university education at Sri Kumaran’s Children Home Composite P U College with a high grade of 90.667%.

Outside of his academic and professional pursuits, Tarun enjoys playing chess, reading books, and coding, activities that complement his educational focus and career aspirations in the tech industry.