We are Bridge Builders

Bridge and Switch is a search engineering consultancy and community of capable, responsive, creative individuals we call ‘bridge builders’. We deliver technology powered solutions to build and manage our clients’ online brand.


Rachel Wilkins Patel, Founder and President

This consultancy was founded by Rachel Wilkins Patel, a former Google search manager. Long before joining Google, Rachel has been a web application developer, digital marketing strategist and community builder. Best known for founding HER Ideas in Motion, the Midwest’s first girl-serving STEM initiative to promote mentorship for girls in technology and media to change the gender gap in STEAM careers. She won the Google Rise Award in 2014 and recipient of Fortune Magazine Heroes of the 500 for building an IT community of practice in Northeast, Ohio. A full list of Rachel’s background is on LinkedIn.

Ready to Become a Bridge Builder?

If you’re ready to join a community of capable and responsive technologists addressing our clients’ challenges, let’s talk further.  Send us an email and tell us all about you – your background, interests, creative projects, and why you believe you’re a good fit. Ask us questions. From there we’ll set up a technical interview.