We design human-centered solutions that elevate businesses, products, and practices.

Our Design Services

We offer a variety of services utilizing our goal-oriented approach to design

Research + Strategy

Getting to great design starts with people. By understanding users and their domain at a deep level, we uncover the big opportunities and help your organization develop a clearer picture of the needs and goals of the people at the heart of your product or service.

Interaction Design

“Simple” is never easy. Our designs draw on decades of honing our craft to deliver award-winning product experiences, from consumer apps to complex medical devices. We sweat the details, and make sure taking the step from solution to development is as seamless as possible.

Visual Design + Branding

Your interface is your brand. Color, shape, texture, and type combine to set the tone and timbre of the user experience. Our expert visual designers work with you to find the right balance of visual elements to express and differentiate your brand, which can make the difference between disappointment and delight.

System + Service Design

Great user experience is more than great screens. Users interact with a product or brand in a myriad of times and places. We take a system-level, goal-oriented approach to design the right experience for your users across the full spectrum of touchpoints they interact with as they navigate your service.

Building + Testing

We build prototypes to help you test hypotheses in the marketplace, build internal momentum around a product idea, pitch to investors, and serve as a “living” reference for your development team. And we have a state-of-the-art evaluative research facility to help us optimize how users interact with your product, a critical step toward maximizing its impact.

Training + Mentoring

Sometimes, the biggest obstacles are the ones right under our noses. Leverage our years of experience mentoring and training leaders at companies big and small to help you build and manage a successful design team, make the transition to an agile and user-centered culture, and align your organization to shared design principles that foster innovation. Contact us to attend a workshop or schedule a private training.

A Few More of Our Clients

  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
  • Charles Schwab
  • Citibank
  • Computer Associates
  • Dell
  • Deutsche Bank
  • DirecTV
  • Discover Financial Services
  • Disney
  • Dolby Labs
  • EMC Data Domain
  • Federal Reserve Bank
  • Fidelity
  • Fujitsu
  • GE
  • General Motors
  • Hewlett Packard
  • IBM
  • Intel
  • Intuit
  • J. Paul Getty Museum
  • KLM
  • LANDesk
  • Lexmark
  • Lexus
  • Liquidnet
  • Logitech
  • Mayo Clinic
  • McAfee
  • McKesson
  • McKinsey & Co.
  • Medtronic
  • Microsoft
  • Mindjet
  • Mineral Tree
  • Motorola
  • NBC
  • Nokia Siemens Networks
  • Nuance
  • Platfora
  • Prime Therapeutics
  • Procter & Gamble
  • PwC
  • SAP
  • Samsung
  • Shutterfly
  • St. Jude Medical
  • State Farm Insurance
  • Tagged
  • Teradata
  • United Airlines
  • Webex
  • Wikimedia
  • Yahoo!