Business newspaper ranks Bellwood and Tyrone firms among top web site developers

Pennsylvania Business Central, a bi-weekly publication based in State College, has named two area firms among web site developers in a 16-county region in the central part of the state.
Link Computer Corp. of Bellwood was ranked at the top of list in the latest editions of the business publication. The rankings were based on the number of developers at each firm.
Link Computer Corp. has 11 developers, according to the rankings. It has more than 100 people on its staff. The firm was established in 1980 and its president is Tim Link.
In a message from Link on the company web site he stated, “Simply put, our mission is customer loyalty and employee fulfillment. We feel you cannot have one without the other. We know that customer loyalty is a result of a ‘customer-centric’ culture that is fanatical about quality customer service and satisfaction. Even after pleasing customers for 23 years, we cannot stop striving for the ultimate business objective – enduring customer loyalty.”
Link went on to say, “We also cannot stop striving for the highest level of employee satisfaction achievable. We have learned that employee fulfillment results from genuine respect and ‘high engagement’ of all personnel in the management and execution of our business. We feel very fortunate to have gathered such a wonderfully talented and professional staff to serve our customers in the very best manner.”
The company describes itself as “the region\’s leading provider of technology products and services.”
Link Computer Corp. is located on Stadium Drive and can be reached by phone at 742-7700. The company web site is
The other area firm named to the list was Tyrone’s Open Door Visions located at 5 W. 10th Street. It ranked number five on the list with four web site developers and has about a half-a-dozen employees.
Partners Ray Liddick, Jr. and Rick Gority operate the business which was established in 2000.
The company’s web site states, “Open Door Visions provides local businesses with vision-based graphic design, marketing communications, web site development, and technological solutions.
Information on the site further states, “Open Door Visions bridges artistic creativity with emerging digital, technological solutions.”
The firm’s phone number is 684-7973 and its web site is
(Editor’s note) Some of the information provided in this article was based on details listed with the rankings of web site developers in the Aug. 13, 2004 of Pennsylvania Business Central and used by permission. Its publisher noted it “compiles (the) information based on data received by those local companies that respond to PBC\’s questionnaires. Rankings are, therefore, dependent on the number of companies that reply.”