Joseph Bourque Founder and President



Joe has been providing technology solutions over 17 years and his customer focus and passion for new technology was inspiration for STL Hosts. In 2006, Joe founded STL Hosts LLC, parent company of Above Web Media.

At STL Hosts our employees treat our customers like family, with care and professionalism by maintaining cutting edge technology. We are equipped with the latest tools and state of the art computer systems that allow us to provide our customers with the most cost effective and effective solutions.  Our commitment to contributing to the open source community means our resources are unlimited and we are able to effectively work with developers from around the world to deliver you the best results.

What does this mean to you? Your online presence will explode and your business will flourish.

No matter how small or large your company, we will provide you with the most economical and absolute best cost effective, business generating web site bar none.

Did you know that life is full of technological advancement and in this technological age it is almost impossible to survive without having an online presence. We have heard from many business people the same question; I have fared well to date without a website why do I need one now? The answer is pretty simple, for advertising.  Having a professional website can help increase your sales and exposure to hundreds of thousand new clients.  So can you afford not to have a website?

We offer a range of custom website designs for small to medium sized businesses who want to embrace the new internet technologies.

Our staff specializes in the award winning Joomla open source content management system. Our affordable CMS websites contains all of the tools a business owner would ever need to have an incredible website without spending big dollars. These powerful features allows you and your staff to manage and update all pages of your website, in an easy-to-use web based control panel — no previous website design or coding experience is required. In fact, with just a few simple clicks you can create a press release, upload a file or registration form, add a photo to a photo gallery, create/edit dynamic calendar(s), manage email lists or edit any page on your website.

Please join our family of customers…we look forward to meeting you soon.



Keith Mehrle Graphics and Creative Director

As the Graphics and Creative Director Keith has extensive experience in multimedia, marketing, and print design.  He is a very passionate and inventive creator of innovative marketing strategies and campaigns; accustom to performing in deadline-driven environments with an emphasis on working within budget requirements.

Keith attended St Louis Visual Performing Arts and Maryland Institute College of Art to persue his career in graphics design.