Our Methodology and Business Ethics

We strongly believe in, and do everything in our power, to support honest, moral, and ethical business practices throughout our community, so you can rest assured that your project will be handled in the most professional and courteous manner. We know that the services we provide are usually things that business people like yourself don’t want to be burdened with but know are important. We can guide you through the decision making and devise the most cost effective solution for you to reach your goals.

Since our inception in February of 1998, we have enjoyed working with each and every client. We are looking forward to providing quality services to you, as well as provide fruitful and fulfilling career opportunities to our team members.


We Take Pride In Our Work

Over 95% of our clients come as referrals.  We realize that every satisfied client becomes a virtual salesperson for us, so you know we take pride in our work.  This also allows us to keep our sales force lean, which in turn, makes our pricing more cost-effective for you.


Our Approach

No two company's needs are the same, so we approach every project as a new partnership with unique needs and unique solutions. Instead of "selling" our services, we sit down with each of our clients and determine what the bottlenecks to growth are the for them, and custom tailor the best solution to help bring them achieve their growth goals.

About NetShapers

  • NetShapers was one of the first web development firms in Baton Rouge.
  • For over 26 years, NetShapers has helped businesses of all sizes sharpen their marketing message and grow their market share.
  • NetShapers strives to long-term relationships with their clients and still have ongoing clients that have been around since the first year in business.
  • Have worked with large clients such as Acadian Ambulance, Blue Cross, Raising Cane's, several Louisiana State entities, as well as hundreds of small businesses across the country.

About Jerry Barnett

  • Founder and CEO of NetShapers, Inc., as well as owner and investor in other companies
  • Co-author of #1 Best-Selling book "Becoming Positively Awesome"
  • Board certified Business Coach, NLP Master Practitioner, Master Hypnotist
  • Having studied Computer Science and Graphic Design at LSU, he uniquely merges both the functional and aesthetic aspects to web design and marketing.
  • Being a serial entrepreneur, Jerry has a strategic business mind and enjoys helping other business owners.
  • His ability to really understand the needs of his clients in order to design tailored solutions gave way to his humorous but true title, "Technical Jargon Liaison." He enjoys helping his clients succeed and is personally involved with every project.
  • He attributes his success to being a lifelong learner and finding creative solutions to new challenges.
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