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List of the Best San Jose Design Companies

  • 1
    $10,000+
    1,000 - 9,999 Employees
    Palo Alto CA

    Epsilon is a global marketing company that offers web and mobile app development along with web design, UI/UX, content marketing, and digital strategy. The team of more than 8,000 works in 70 offices around the world but is headquartered in San Francisco. They serve IT, financial services, and government industries.

    Clients
    California State Lottery
    Staples
    Walgreens
    Marriott
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Epsilon transformed a static website into a dynamic and interactive site for a public sector institution. The project entailed visual designs, page reviews, usability tests, and backend development. The client saw a dramatic improvement in traffic to the site.

    “They [Epsilon] follow best practices in most cases, and that’s really their forte. It’s quite obvious that they’re very skilled at what they do.” – Chief of Application Services, Public Sector Institution

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  • 2
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Menlo Park CA

    Studio Red is a product development consultancy based in San Francisco. Founded in 1983, this company has 22 employees. Services provided by Studio Red include product design, web design, and UI/UX design for businesses of all sizes.

    Clients
    Facebook
    Google
    Cisco
    Notable Project

    Studio Red was responsible for the revamping of an outdated UI/UX design for a bioanalytics company. They worked to refine the client's user workflows and UI, aiming to improve the overall UI/UX design. As a result of Studio Red's work, the client reported high levels of interest in their product. 

    "The product was recently announced with a lot of market interest and several orders in hand within a week after the announcement of the product availability. The product won a silver Life Science Industry award for product innovation." - SVP Marketing, Bioanalytics Company

  • 3
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    San Jose CA

    Method is a strategic design firm based in New York with offices in London; Denver; Atlanta; Charlotte, N.C.; and San Jose, Calif. The firm, founded in 1999, has more than 130 employees and provides UX/UI design, custom software development, digital strategy, web development, and branding services. Method serves enterprise and mid-market companies in the financial services, IT, arts & entertainment, customer products & services, medical, and e-commerce industries.

    Clients
    Ubisoft
    Manchester City
    Evry
    Clear
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A financial services company hired Method for an ongoing engagement to develop their web applications and mobile applications. Method used React for the front end and Java for the back end. They also do custom software development and prototyping. Method has been meeting the company's expectations throughout this ongoing engagement.

    "They’ve done a great job. We work in technology, nothing is really black and white. There are always potential problems, but I can’t really remember any time that we had any issues." - VP of Product & Innovation

  • 4
    $50,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    San Mateo CA

    3Q Digital is a digital marketing and strategic consulting agency headquartered in San Mateo, Calif. with additional offices in San Diego, San Francisco, Chicago, New York, Burlington, Vt., Austin, Texas, and Raleigh, N.C. Their staff consists of over 250 experts in SEO, social media marketing, and analytics.

    Clients
    Eventbrite
    Walmart
    ModCloth
    SurveyMonkey
    Notable Project

    A retail chain hired 3Q Digital to help with its paid search and social media marketing. From this partnership, the chain's conversion rates improved over 30%, and the ROI for search campaigns improved by 40%.

    “I’m most impressed with 3Q Digital's knowledge of all the advanced and best tactics, features, and betas. They’re always much farther ahead, and they’ve actually got experience doing them. A lot of agencies don’t have the experience.” – Digital Marketing Manager, Retail Chain

  • 5
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Mountain View CA

    Geex Arts is a UI/UX and web design agency located in Moscow. With additional offices in Mountain View, Calif., their team of over 10 serves clients of all sizes across a range of industries. They were founded in 2016.

    Clients
    CNN
    Societe Generale
    Kaspersky
    Amino Apps
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Geex Arts provided design, branding, and web dev services to an internet art platform. The team added features and functionalities as requested by the client. Their creative and unique services exceeded expectations.

    "They’re exceptional designers. The team is super innovative and its range is amazing. They challenge a lot of design norms, which is important for us." — CEO, Internet Art Platform

  • 6
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Mateo CA

    500 Designs is a design agency based in Irvine, California, that was established in 2014. Their team of 44 employees offers UX/UI design, branding, and marketing strategy services.

    Clients
    Google
    Cisco
    3M
    KBS
    Industries
    Notable Project

    500 Designs provided UI/UX design services to a SaaS negotiation platform startup. Their team also designed the site, provided marketing expertise, and added additional features.

    "Since we've refreshed our product, we frequently get feedback in demos, pitches, and sales calls that our product is the best-looking procurement software on the market." – Head of Product, SaaS Startup

  • 7
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Mateo CA

    Momentum Design Lab is based in Silicon Valley, with offices also located in New York City and London. The approximately 30-person company, which was founded in 2002, principally works on UX/CX for digital product design. Momentum assists by delivering digital product innovation, customer experience management, and digital transformation programs using their design thinking and technology-driven approaches. Momentum specializes in financial services, healthcare, high technology and software startups, and cx/ad/marketing technologies.

    Clients
    SAP
    Oracle
    Facebook
    Fiserv
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Momentum worked with a large CX product company to develop UX designs and strategies that increased user engagement. They worked with their EVP of product management to understand the customer needs and delivered quick design prototypes within weeks. Momentum delivered high-quality ideas and responded with a quality product prototype.

    "They were highly responsive and delivered against a tight deadline." – EVP of Product Management, CX Company

  • 8
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    San Jose CA

    Lollypop Design Studio, established in 2013, is a team of about 80 employees focused on user experience. The company is based in Bangalore, India, and has a satellite office in Mumbai. Lollypop designs models for tools and applications across many industries, including healthcare, education, food tech, and social platforms.

    Clients
    Stanford University
    Swiggy
    Myntra
    Narayana Health
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A Houston-based product design company needed Lollypop Design Studio to convert behavioral research into simple designs, including wireframes. Lollypop Design Studio created the UX/UI for automation software, leading to a positive partnership between the two companies.  

    "I believe Lollypop was able to bring the right kind of productivity and innovation. We’ve never had a problem with the quality of their outcomes." - Founder, Product Design Company

  • 9
    $250,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    Redwood City CA

    Established in 2009, Y Media Labs is a 200+ digital strategy and technology agency that focuses on innovation. With headquarters in Redwood City, CA and offices in Atlanta, Indianapolis, and New York, the company splits its time between mobile app development, digital strategy, and UI/UX design.

    Clients
    Amex
    Facebook
    Home Depot
    Paypal
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Y Media Labs developed mobile apps for a financial services firm on both iOS and Android to complement the existing web-based platform. The team’s responsiveness and focused approach gave the client early confidence and ultimately returned a premium finished product.

    “Y Media Labs really goes above and beyond to work with the client to ensure that the final user experience is great. To this end, they work with best practices and prior experience to improve our offering.” – Mobile Product Lead, Financial Services Platform

  • 10
    Undisclosed
    50 - 249 Employees
    Campbell CA

    R2integrated is a national digital agency with offices in Baltimore, Md., Seattle, St. Louis, New York, and Silicon Valley, Calif. With over 200 employees, this agency uses web development, creative design, brand strategy, and search services to produce the best marketing strategies for their clients.

    Clients
    Mastercard
    Hershey’s
    Microsoft
    Atlantic Health
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A Maryland credit union hired R2integrated for their digital marketing expertise. The work included content development and a SEO/PPC campaign. While the credit union didn’t have previous experience with monitoring search and digital strategy, they reported an increase in social media traffic and progress from the campaigns.

    “We feel extremely justified in the number of resources we invest in their services. They add considerable value to our business.” – Digital Marketing Manager, Credit Union

  • 11
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Santa Clara CA

    Studio 22 is a design agency based in Santa Clara, Calif. Founded in 2001, the team of 11 specializes in web design, logo, branding, and more.

     

    Clients
    Google
    Stanford University
    NASA
    San Francisco 49ers
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Studio 22 worked on branding and redesigned a website for an energy startup. They managed logo design, print design, industry marketing materials, and presentation templates as part of a rebrand. The client was impressed with their efficient project management.  

    “They were able to complete the project on our extremely aggressive timeline, which speaks volumes in terms of their management of the project.” – CEO, Energy Startup 

  • 13
    $100,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Jose CA

    This California-based software company has strong expertise in web and mobile app development. The team of less than 50 has worked in various industries, from fitness to healthcare – they’ve done it all.

    Clients
    Google
    HP
    Aruba Networks
    LegalZoom
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Impekable designed the interface and illustrations for a dating service app. The company was looking for an agency to expand on the features that the popular app already had. Unlike their experience with other vendors, the dating app said Impekable was able to produce the product quickly.

    “I'm most impressed by their ability to create high-quality designs at a very fast pace. Their team not only puts a tremendous amount of focus on client projects, but they're also creative, thought leaders when it comes to design concepts.” – Co-Founder, Dating App

  • 14
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Mountain View CA

    BASIC is a brand design agency founded in 2010 and based in San Diego, Calif. BASIC's team of about 300 has experience working with clients of all sizes, but most are midmarket. The firm specializes in branding, but also offers web design, video production, UX/UI design, and advertising services.

    Clients
    History Channel
    Hyundai
    Sony/Playstation
    Nike
    Industries
    Notable Project

    BASIC partnered with a video game developer to work on designs and branding. BASIC provided in-game designs, box art designs, and title sequence designs, as well as marketing services. The client was impressed by how organized and professional BASIC was. 

    "They always make you feel like they understand the urgency of whatever it is that we need or are asking for. They understand it, they respect it, and they want to act on that. " - Creative Departent Manager, Video Game Developer

  • 15
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Santa Clara CA

    Founded in 2005, Exposyour is a design and branding agency based in Santa Clara, Calif. They primarily work with small businesses in the financial services, IT, manufacturing, and medical fields. 

    Clients
    HiQ Solar
    Saykara
    Kangarootime
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Exposyour provided graphic design and UX design services to a fitness tracking software company. Their work was high quality, and it helped save time. 

    "They’re a team of trusted professionals." – Founder, Software Company

  • 16
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    San Jose CA

    Direction, Inc. is a digital marketing agency based in Washington D.C., with an office in Great Falls, Va. Established in 2016, Direction, Inc. has 15 employees and primarily works with small and mid-market businesses in a variety of industries. Their services include SEO, PPC, web design, content marketing, and social media marketing

    Clients
    CAPX Solutions
    Limitless Paving
    Sig Cox Augusta
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Direction carried out a targeted digital campaign for a luxury apartment building in Washington, DC. The building had just transferred ownership, and the new owners were stuck with negative reviews due to past management's failures. The Direction team provided robust on- and off-page SEO to elevate more relevant results above old reviews, and launched a new flagship review site to gain reviews of the new management. 

    "Our organic rankings began to significantly increase almost immediately, and our rankings have already improved because of the blog. Because it’s so content-rich, it will continue to improve our online presence and rankings." —Owner, Rental Property Management Firm

  • 17
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    San Jose CA

    Founded in 2011, EIGHT25MEDIA is a web design firm located in Fremont, CA. The agency and its team of more than 70 have expertise in WordPress, HTML, CSS, web design, consulting and digital branding.

    Clients
    Avondale
    Digital Shadows
    Elo
    LiveHive
    Notable Project

    An eye care company hired EIGHT25MEDIA to create a WordPress website that focused on usability and provided the right information for users. Users can now change the font size on the site and access PDF files. Patients have found the website easy to navigate and informative, which was the goal.

    “[EIGHT25MEDIA] are a hard-working group of people. The small team that worked with me regularly was responsive. I could call them or email them at any point, and they would give me feedback or respond to me quickly, within the day.”- Partner at Eye Care Company

  • 18
    $50,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    San Jose CA

    Rocket Insights is a product development agency that specializes in custom apps for mobile, voice, and the web. The Boston and New York-based agency has a team of nearly 30 employees and was founded in 2013.

    Clients
    Hulu
    Comcast
    Weight Watchers
    Brightcove
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Rocket Insights worked with a streaming service to promote one of their new shows on a smart device. The streaming service hired Rocket Insights to manage all aspects of product development.

    “All parts of the project were delivered on time, and we never had issues with communication. … They [Rocket Insights] were very attentive and seemed to be dedicated to producing something of high-quality.” – Executive Director, Marketing, Video Streaming Network

  • 19
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Soquel CA

    Sleepless Media, founded in 2003 and headquartered in Soquel, Calif., a branding and design agency. The team of ten focus on graphic design, branding, and web design for clients.

    Clients
    Levi Strauss
    Tepui Tents
    August
    Zpacks
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Sleepless Media partnered with bkr, an environmentally sound company who provides users with bottles that positively affect climate change. They provided Shopify expertise and designed a website that helped bring a UX/UI friendly website to the consumer.

  • 20
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Mateo CA

    Catalyst UX is a UX strategy, design, and development firm headquartered in San Mateo, Calif., with additional offices in Boston, and Vancouver, Canada. Founded in 1994, the company specializes in UX/UI design, custom software development, and product design. Their team of 12 people works mostly with mid-market and enterprise businesses. The businesses they work with are in the health care & medical, business services, and financial services industries.
     

    Clients
    Roche
    ADP
    Cisco
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Catalyst UX did app UI redesign for a life sciences software company. The client wanted to redesign their eTMF (electronic trial master file) app. Catalyst UX built screens, added various features that would improve the UX, and performed QC. They used React and Kendo UI to redesign the UI, and used CSS and JavaScript to implement it. The client and their customers were satisfied with the company’s work. 

    “Their work was well-received by our clients and prospects.”

    — Former Senior Director of Product Management, Software Company
     

  • 21
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    San Jose CA

    Major Tom is a full-service digital agency based in New York, with offices in Toronto and Vancouver. Founded in 2000, their team of about 70 employees serves a variety of industries. They specialize in providing web design, digital strategy, and social media marketing capabilities.

    Clients
    Pirelli
    HSBC Bank
    Expedia
    Cirque du Soleil
    Notable Project

    Major Tom bolstered the digital marketing resources for a marketing. They operated as a third party vendor to deliver a stronger strategic plan to reach the client's objectives. They supplied digital advertising and email marketing assistance, along with SEO campaign strategy implementations, which included content management recommendations.

    "Our organic search results doubled in 2017, thanks to blend of their optimization advice and our own content processes." — Owner & Digital Strategist, Marketing Consultancy

  • 23
    $1,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    Santa Clara CA

    Milestone Inc is a SEO services firm established in 1998. The midsize Santa Clara, California-based team focuses on search engine optimization, web design, content marketing, and pay per click.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Milestone Inc provides web development services for a hospitality services provider. The team built a user-friendly site with updated tools and features, including a comprehensive CMS. 

    "There's been consistent engagement throughout the process and when any problems came up, they were fixed immediately."

  • 24
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    San Jose CA

    MW2 Consulting is a certified Magento partner that specializes in e-commerce development, SEO, web design, and mobile app development. Founded in 1999, the company helps B2B and direct-to-consumer brands create strategic solutions. Their team consists of 33 employees and operates out of San Jose, Calif.

    Clients
    Stella&Dot
    Tupperware
    GAP
    Apple
    Industries
    Notable Project

    MW2 Consulting helped a jeweler drive traffic to their website and improve customer experience. The team developed a new user-friendly website that was also compatible with mobile devices. They then oversaw the content migration, making sure that all processes continued as expected.

    "The thing that stands out the most to me is their focus within Magento; they’ve been on the cutting-edge in terms of application development for large corporations." – VP of E-Commerce, Jeweler

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    1,000 - 9,999 Employees
    San Jose CA

    BCT Consulting is a digital transformation solutions provider that was founded in 2001. Headquartered in Bangalore, India, and additional offices in Natick, Mass., and San Jose, Calif., they have a team of over 1200 employees. Their services include web design & development, custom software development, and UX/UI design. They primarily serve clients in the financial services, information technology, and real estate industries.  

    Clients
    Oracle
    IBM
    TIBCO
    Industries
    Notable Project

    BCT Consulting worked with a national call center for non-emergency government services to expand their social media scope. They implemented Pulse, an analytics solution which helps the call center monitor all social media posts about their organization, market, products, and services.  

     

  • 26
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Jose CA

    Nika is a full-service digital marketing agency that specializes in producing digital content. Located in the heart of Silicon Valley, Nika has an award-winning team of nearly 50 employees who are skilled in web design, digital strategy, and branding. They serve small, midmarket, and enterprise companies in the IT, business services, and manufacturing industries.

    Clients
    Santa Clara University
    Intel
    Protiviti
    C & H Enterprises
    Industries
    Notable Project

    In March 2017 Nika designed a digital marketing campaign for a manufacturer that wanted to build more brand recognition and recruit new employees. Nika created a new website, an e-brochure, and videos to revamp the manufacturer's digital presence. The client praised the Nika team's hard work and effectiveness in creating the new website. 

    "They did everything for the website. I wanted something that was modern and upbeat and they did that the first time. The message came across clearly." – Sales and Marketing Director, Machine Manufacturer

  • 27
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    San Jose CA

    Based in San Jose, Calif., Motava is a digital marketing agency with around 10 employees. Motava specializes in web design, web development, and SEO. The window shutters manufacturer appreciated Motava's clear communication and ability to provide additional marketing support, such as printed collateral.  

    Clients
    Biotium
    Modern Ceramics
    Earthcare Landscaping
    Sun Enterprise
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A company that manufactures window shutters hired Motava to refresh their website design, optimize their website for mobile, and manage their digital marketing, including a blog and social media. Motava also provided assistance with improving the client's SEO.

    "From a project management perspective, [Motava] allows me to focus on my business and grow it. They're also very proactive in probing potential opportunities and meeting with us to discuss."- CFO & Vice President of Window Shutters Manufacturer

  • 28
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    San Jose CA

    Freshdesign is a UX agency based in San Jose, CA. Founded in 2013, their team of around 10 employees that work with startups and enterprises alike to provide UX/UI design and digital strategy services.

    Clients
    Facebook
    Google
    Adobe
    Notable Project

    Freshdesign updated the user experience on an outdated web platform for an employee directory solution. Additionally, they designed a native iOS mobile app, as the client hoped to modernize its various platforms and brand appearance.

    "The redesign, which had a much more modern UI, made a big difference in sales conversions." — Senior Director, Employee Directory Solution

  • 29
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Palo Alto CA
    SitePen is a custom software development firm. The small Palo Alto, California-based team provides custom software development, IT strategy consulting, and ux/ui design. The company was launched in 2000.
    Industries
    Notable Project

    SitePen provided web development and app design services for an early-stage software startup. Their main tasks were to design and develop a marketing website and to do a visual refresh of the firm’s app.

    “They didn’t only do exactly what we requested but also gently suggested better things for the project.”

  • 30
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    San Mateo CA

    Cider is a software development company located in San Francisco. Founded in 2015, their 5 employees provide software development, marketing, and web design services to ecommerce clients. 

    Clients
    HP
    Procter & Gamble
    Nike
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Cider developed a website platform that was easy for the business owner to use, but also ensured that it was responsive to users while providing all of the needs of the business. The client was happy with the level of service provided. 

    "I wasn't sure what platform I wanted to use but they made the process simple and we went with WordPress.” – Owner, Small Business

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