About Us

MEMBERS OF THE BENDER CONSULTING TEAM HAVE OVER 30 YEARS OF COMBINED EXPERIENCE IN WEBSITE DEVELOPMENT, INTERNET CONSULTING, ONLINE MARKETING, BUSINESS COMPUTER NETWORKING AND TROUBLESHOOTING. WE'VE BEEN DEVELOPING CUSTOM SOLUTIONS FOR CLIENTS IN A VARIETY OF INDUSTRIES SINCE 1999.

WHAT SETS BENDER CONSULTING APART FROM OTHER TECHNOLOGY-CONSULTING FIRMS IS THAT EACH PROJECT AND WEBSITE IS UNIQUE AND CREATED TO MEET THE CUSTOMER'S BUSINESS NEEDS. WE DO NOT BELIEVE IN THE "COOKIE CUTTER" APPROACH. WE WILL WORK WITH THE CLIENT AS NEEDED IN ORDER TO ACHIEVE A PRODUCT THAT BOTH THE CLIENT AND BENDER CONSULTING CAN BE PROUD OF.

our mission

Our mission is simple: provide custom solutions to help our clients achieve online success.

Founder's Profile

Rachael Bender

Ms. Bender brings a vast range of Internet strategy, creativity, web design and technology experience to Bender Consulting. Her award-winning design work can be seen on numerous websites including PreciousMoments.com, We Take the Cake, Holy Cross Hospital, Tarter, MarketingtoMoms.com, AMSRRG, BlueSuitMom.com, GSD Contracting, and many others.

Ms. Bender has been featured in and contributed to several books, including The Women's Home-Based Business Book of Answers; Marketing to Moms: Getting Your Share of the Trillion Dollar Market; Trillion Dollar Moms: Marketing to a New Generation of Mothers; Girlwise: How to Be Confident, Capable, Cool, and in Control; Parent's Guide to Business Travel: Practical Advice and Wisdom for When You Have to Be Away; At Home in the Kitchen; and At Home Entertaining.

She is a frequent speaker on enterprenuership and a media resource for print and radio. She has been featured in Smart Money Magazine, Small Business Computing, Miami Herald, Austin American-Statesman, The Knoxville News-Sentinel, and Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel, among others.

Ms. Bender was the 2006 – 2007 president for the Fort Lauderdale/Broward County chapter of the National Association of Women Business Owners. She currently serves on the National NAWBO Nominating Committee. She was the Communications Chair for the 2008 Go for the Greens conference at Disney.

Prior to starting Bender Consulting, Ms. Bender co-founded BlueSuitMom.com, Mom Talk Radio, and BSM Media. She also worked at Cox Interactive Media/Palm Beach Post and New River Technologies.

Ms. Bender graduated from UF with a bachelor's in journalism and outside concentration in computer science in 1998. While at UF she held several positions at The Alligator, the largest student newspaper in the country.

Company news

March 2010
Rachael Bender was selected as the Chair-elect for President's Assembly for the National Association of Women Business Owners.
January 2010
Bender Consulting was chosen to provide the social media marketing strategy for Tarter Farm & Ranch Equipment, the leading national manufacturer of farm gates and animal management equipment.

Our services

  • Web site design & development
  • Custom programming
  • Ecommerce solutions
  • Content management system
  • Online marketing strategy
  • Social media campaigns
  • Online ad creation
  • Search engine optimization