About Us

Butera Design, located in San Jose, CA. specializes in graphic design services for a variety of clients throughout the country. Since it’s founding in 1996, Butera Design has built a reputation for developing highly creative designs for both large and small companies. Some of our more prominent clients have included Hewlett-Packard, Symantec and SGI, as well as a number of smaller companies such as Vidyo, Actian, Cemaphore Systems, ProactiveNet, Above All Software, Iconix among others. In addition to high-tech firms, we have also worked with surgeons, architects, clubs, various non-profit organizations and schools. We take great pride in the projects we’ve created (both in print and online) for all of our clients. Our projects have included the following:

  • brochures
  • magazines
  • logos
  • business cards
  • letterhead
  • white papers
  • datasheets
  • case studies
  • event programs
  • internal communications (posters, booklets, newsletters)
  • tradeshow booths
  • website design & development
  • custom programming

Who We Are

Debbie Butera – Owner | Graphic Designer Debbie is the founder of Butera Design and brings nearly 25 years of design experience to the company. She has a BA in Graphic Design from California State University, Northridge and 2 years of post-graduate studies at California College of the Arts. Debbie enjoys the “visual” aspects of design and **NEED HELP HERE** She is very fluent in Adobe Apps including InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop. Frank Butera – Software Engineer | Web Developer Frank joined Butera Design in 2009 as our resident webmaster and database programmer. Having worked as a software engineer for HP for over 25 years, he brings not only expertise, but an excellent ability to solve **NEED HELP HERE**

Our Philosophy

Butera Design was built on the idea that a great design should not only be aesthically pleasing, but should communicate simply and effectively the clients goals. We strive to achieve that goal with every project, big or small. To do so requires a lot of collaboration with the client. Every design that comes out of this studio is original and created just for you.