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List of the Best Seattle Design Companies

  • 1
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Seattle WA

    Forum One is a full-service digital design firm that was founded in 1997. The company has more than 100 employees in Alexandria, Va., Washington, D.C., and Seattle. Forum One offers web design, UX/UI design, web development, branding, and other digital services for mainly nonprofits and government agencies.

    Clients
    Smithsonian Institution
    Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
    World Wildlife Fund
    Peace Corps
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A museum was preparing for its opening and only had a simple website. Forum One built a robust Drupal 7 website that incorporated important educational and search features. Forum One continues to maintain the website and incorporates events happening at the museum.

    "We’re pleased with their work, and our audience has responded positively to the functionality, design, and usability ... They’re a very talented group and open to collaboration. We will continue our relationship with them and continue to improve upon it." - Chief Digital Officer, Museum

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  • 2
    Undisclosed
    250 - 999 Employees
    Seattle WA

    Projekt202 is a software development and marketing company based in Addison, Texas. They were founded in 2003 and have a team of 285 employees. They specialize in custom software development, UX/UI design, and mobile app development to improve their client’s customer and employee experiences. 

    Clients
    Capital One
    Samsung
    7-Eleven
    Notable Project

    Projekt202 designed a commercial consumer platform for a banking startup. They conducted extensive research and used it to design several versions of the platform, including a proof-of-concept, which was then developed into a working product. The clients says that the product was positively received by their consumers and that the design is intuitive, transparent, and relatively free from bugs or other issues. 

    “Their ideas were unique and thought-provoking and centered around getting the product to market faster.” – VP of Product Management, Banking Startup 
     

  • 3
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Medina WA

    A full-service digital design and development agency, Flower Press Creative Studio takes on mobile app, web, and custom software development projects. Founded in 2001, the small team of 6 is headquartered in Seattle and also has experience in UI/UX design.

    Clients
    Nike
    Disney
    SurveyMonkey
    Lipton
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A founder of a social meetup company needed help launching the business. Flower Press Creative Studio agreed to help, developing an iOS app and assisting with branding.

    “She was really good at taking my ideas and turning them into something usable. She’s easy to work with, as well as versatile. She has a way of remedying doubts clients might have about their ideas.” – Founder, Social Meetup App

  • 4
    $100,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    Seattle WA

    AMP Agency was founded in Boston in 1995 and has grown to more than 400 employees in Los Angeles, New York, Seattle, and Austin, Texas. AMP Agency serves mainly enterprise clients on web design and development, UI/UX design, SEO, PPC, and social media marketing.

    Clients
    Maybelline
    Patagonia
    Dole
    Nike
    Notable Project

    A medical protective wear company hired AMP Agency to create a media campaign targeted toward a college-aged demographic. The partnership has continued for more than nine years.

    "They’re very good...Things are on time, on budget, and they’re very flexible. We have had to change in the middle of a project or we have had to freeze our spending very often, and they have worked very well with us." – VP of Sales and Marketing, Protective Wear Company

  • 5
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Marysville WA

    Amber Design is a design agency founded in 2008. Based in Washington state, the business assists clients ranging from small startups to large enterprises with their logo, branding and marketing needs. They are savvy from everything print to web and have worked in many industries over the years, including makeup & beauty (e-commerce), food & wine, wealth management & financial, drones (aerial and underwater), and technology (SAAS and PAAS).

    Clients
    NetBlaze
    Legendary Foods
    Autel Robotics
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Amber Design worked on multiple projects with a specialty foods company. The projects included photography, label creation, and Point of Sale development. The company is extremely satisfied with Amber Design's work, and all project deadlines were met.

    "Amber is very quick to respond to updates and/or requests. If anything, J. Wilbur Foods would have been the reason our projects didn't finish sooner." - President & Founder, Specialty Foods Company

  • 6
    Undisclosed
    50 - 249 Employees
    Bellevue WA

    Founded in 2010, WaferWire Cloud Technologies is located in Bellevue, Wash. Their team of about 50 employees provides web design, graphic design, and ERP consulting and SI services.

    Clients
    Treasury Curve
    Jamaica's Forestry Department
    World Vision
    Gazprom
    Notable Project

    WaferWire Cloud Technologies is providing third-party web development for an analytics company. They contributed rapid prototyping and UI development for several models and decision support spaces. They offer competitive rates and provide great customer value.

     "Their rates are very competitive and represent a good value for their customer." –Owner, Analytics Company

  • 7
    Undisclosed
    50 - 249 Employees
    Seattle WA

    Smashing Ideas is a mobile app development company that offers an array of services such as UI/UX design, web design, data strategy and analytics, and quality assurance and testing. Since its founding in 1996, Smashing Ideas has grown to over 50 employees who are passionate, curious, and creative.

    Clients
    Sony
    Microsoft
    Mattel
    General Electric
    Notable Project

    A news outlet commissioned Smashing Ideas to create apps for its weather stations. Smashing Ideas developed both tablet and smartphone apps.

    “When they’re coming up with the ideas, they’re phenomenal ideas, and they’re also reasonable and feasible ideas. That mix of creativity and always knowing what can be executed is where they’re strongest. Their ability to execute on the creative ideas that the team comes up with is what distinguishes them for me.” – Senior Manager, Newspaper Publishing Company

  • 8
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Seattle WA

    States of Matter is a branding and design studio in Seattle. It was founded in 2014 and currently has a team of 4 employees who help clients with branding, web design, UX/UI design, and logo, packaging, and print design.

    Clients
    PlayFab
    La Marzocco
    Unium
    NK Architects
    Notable Project

    A software company was changing its focus from a governmental agency to commercial customers so needed to re-brand itself. States of Matter created a branding strategy for the company that included a new website, new look on all customer-facing materials, and new name. 

    "We ended up with a great product that everyone was satisfied with. It was creative and differentiated...States of Matter is a great choice if you believe that marketing and branding move your business forward." - VP of Marketing, Software Company

  • 9
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Seattle WA

    Aeolidia is a web and graphic design studio in Seattle. It was founded in 2004 and has a team of 5 employees who provide web design, e-commerce development, and logo and packaging design services for small retail companies.

    Clients
    Molly Hatch Design
    Project Life
    Hester & Cook
    Posie Gets Cozy
    Industries
    Notable Project

    An online retailer was based on Etsy but wanted its own website and re-branding. Aeolidia designed a Shopify website for the company and created a new logo and slogan. Aeolidia continues to provide branding work. 

    "They know exactly what they're doing, exactly how to do it, and when everything needs to happen to achieve it. They're able to launch when they say you're going to launch because they hit every mark along the way." - Owner, Online Retailer

  • 11
    Undisclosed
    250 - 999 Employees
    Seattle WA

    Vivial is a New York City-based marketing technology firm that was founded in 2011. They have more than 1000 total employees between several offices. Services include web design, SEO, PPC, social media marketing, and content marketing.  

    Clients
    Mid-Nebraska Foot Clinic
    Checkmate Moving & Storage
    EXIT Realty
    Craftsman Electric
    Notable Project

    Vivial leveraged its marketing platform for a coffee company that wanted to open new retail stores and increase sales. SEO enhanced the client's social media presence.

    "With Vivial’s help, we have a strategy, we know what to execute, we know the results that we expect, and most importantly we have a very consistent tone of voice in the social arena.  Vivial has been our partner in our geographic expansion." – CMO, Coffee Company

  • 12
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Seattle WA

    Efelle Creative is an advertising and software development firm with about 30 employees. Based in Seattle, the team focuses on web design, web development, SEO, and e-commerce development. The company was founded in 2005.

    Clients
    Dargey Development
    Firm Evolution
    CRD Design Build
    Kitsap Transit
    Industries
    Notable Project

    To expand their reach and garner more resulting leads, a food & beverage company hired Efelle Creative for web design and development. The team built a mobile responsive e-commerce website. The modern platform features custom add-ons, login and account management, shipping integration, a company blog, newsletter signup prompts, and customer testimonials.

     

  • 13
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Seattle WA

    Elevated Third is a Denver-based Drupal web development agency. Founded in 2005, Elevated Third has a team of about 30 that works with organizations ranging from small nonprofits to large Fortune 500 companies. They also assist with web design, digital strategy, and UI/UX design.

    Clients
    Comcast
    Sprint
    Dish Network
    University of Colorado
    Industries
    Notable Project

    From December 2016 to May 2017, Elevated Third worked with an enterprise software company to update its corporate website. The client needed to scale and better present its work portfolio online. Elevated Third was responsible for strategy, design, and frontend and backend development. The client was impressed with Elevated Third’s helpfulness, even when the challenges extended beyond the project’s original scope.

    “During the launch of our website, we had some unforeseen complications with our web server. Elevated Third stepped in, even when they weren’t contracted to do so, to solve it.” – Director of Marketing, Enterprise Software Company

  • 14
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Seattle WA

    Watson Creative is a research-based creative studio located in Portland and founded in 2008. They comprise 27 employees specializing in digital strategy and design and brand storytelling for various companies, from startups to venture capitalists, in a number of industries, including IT, lifestyle, finance, the arts, legal, dental, and consumer products. Services include brand strategy and DNA, website design, UX/UI, graphic design, content marketing, photography, video, and e-commerce.

    Clients
    KingPins
    Chown Hardware
    New York Yankees
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Watson Creative provided video production services along with graphic design to enhance corporate and product brand identity for a telecommunications company. The content was distributed at trade shows along with other channels. The brand material created by Watson Creative enhanced awareness among important partners, increasing the client’s market share and engagement with marketing emails.

    “They were efficient with a whatever it takes attitude. Their spirit to do it right and their passion for branding stood out. We experienced higher visibility to key partners and increased email marketing open rates and market share.” – VP Marketing, Telecommunications Company

  • 15
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Seattle WA

    Founded in 2000, UpTop specializes in UI/UX design but also shines in web and mobile app development. Their team of 50+ are passionate about solving complex problems and increasing revenue for their clients.

    Clients
    Amazon
    Microsoft
    Disney
    Boeing
    Industries
    Notable Project

    UpTop recently completed a project for a data services provider. They needed help creating a consumer-facing portal. UpTop developed and designed the entire portal from frontend to backend.

    “They were clear, honest and set expectations fairly. They knew when to push back and ask us to think twice about a request. On the other hand, they were able to take pressure from us since we're still the customer.” – CTO, Data Services Provider

  • 16
    $1,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Seattle WA

    Headquartered outside Los Angeles in Culver City, CA, Coalition Technologies specializes in SEO and PPC but also offers web design, e-commerce development, and WordPress development. With additional offices in Austin, TX and Seattle, WA, Coalition Technologies has grown to a team of 100+ since its founding in 2009.

    Clients
    Harvard
    Whataburger
    PayPal
    Natori
    Industries
    Notable Project

    An online clothing retailer was not satisfied with its previous marketing agency and hired Coalition Technologies to help with design, development, and Google AdWords. The partnership is ongoing, with Coalition Technologies responsible for all design, development, reporting, and marketing.

    “Coalition Technologies has been great to work with. We've used them for countless projects, website redesigns, and other tasks. They always deliver!” – President, Online Clothing Retailer

  • 17
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Seattle WA

    Formulate is a non-traditional branding and communications consultancy founded in 2018 and based out of Seattle. With a compact team of fewer than 5 employees, the company offers mostly design-related services to mid-sized businesses in consumer products, financial, education, healthcare, and IT industries. 

    Clients
    Bastyr University
    Admark
    MintBiology
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Formulate assisted an investment fund client with branding, including building out their online presence through web design as well as creating the entire brand catalog for the company. The client was pleased with their new brand identity which spoke directly to their target market. Other highlights include industry expertise and a seamless understanding of project needs.

    "I was very impressed with everything from the fonts to the linking between pages." – Founder & CEO, Investment Fund

     

  • 18
    $100,000+
    1,000 - 9,999 Employees
    Seattle WA

    Sid Lee is a creative agency headquartered in Montreal. It has expanded to offices in Paris, Toronto, and Culver City, Calif. since its establishment in 1993. Sid Lee employs 796 professionals that provide web design, social media marketing, digital strategy, advertising, and branding to small, mid-size, and large companies alike.

    Clients
    Honda
    Fasken
    KFC
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Sid Lee built an email marketing campaign to build a stronger conversion rate. The team also assists with optimization and A/B testing.

    "Their communication was lightning fast."

  • 19
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Seattle WA

    1205 Marketing is an integrated marketing agency headquartered in Seattle and founded in 2017. Their team of approximately 7–8 employees mostly serves small businesses and mid-market clients across a variety of sectors. Aside from digital marketing, their scope of service also includes branding, corporate messaging, and design. 

    Clients
    Dr. Jart+
    NurseComm
    Special Olympics Washington
    Industries
    Notable Project

    1205 Marketing conducted SEO and implemented a Salesforce integration for a hemp extract company. They also streamlined the client's website to boost the client's organic traffic. Their efforts have facilitated lead generation as well as the efficiency of internal processes. 

    "Based on minimal feedback and knowledge of our business, they could deliver a creative solution to achieve our goal." — VP of Marketing, Hemp Extract Company

  • 20
    $10,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    Olympia WA

    Celebrate Drupal is a web development and design firm in Seattle. It was founded in 2009, and its team of 8 helps clients with IT staff augmentation, custom software development, UI/UX design, and e-commerce development in addition to web design and development.

    Clients
    State of North Carolina
    U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
    U.S. Department of Education
    Hasbro
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A networking nonprofit hired Celebrate Drupal after a member said that its website was not being used as effectively as possible. Celebrate Drupal manages the website's back end, keeps the design current, and provides updates and staff training.

    "If I have something I need them to work on, we're in constant contact with each other, and I never really had that with any other developer before. Their level of responsiveness is very high, even though we have a three-hour time difference. We're very cognizant of each other's work schedules, and they're very accommodating." - Finance & Technology Manager, Networking Nonprofit

  • 21
    Undisclosed
    2 - 9 Employees
    Seattle WA

    Fuse IQ is a Seattle-based design and development company. It was founded in 2001 and has 12 employees who specialize in web development and design, UI/UX design, and cloud consulting for small businesses and nonprofits. 

    Clients
    YWCA of Seattle
    American Library Association
    Art Institute of Chicago
    United Nations Development Program
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A software company hired Fuse IQ to update its website and give it a new look and brand. Fuse IQ built the Drupal 7 site's content, architecture, visual design, and functionality. 

    "Overall, people have been very pleased with the new design and the performance of the site. Our customers and dealer communities were impressed with the new site. I would say it was very well received on the whole." - Technical Writer, Software Company

  • 22
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Seattle WA

    Founded in 2010 in Seattle, Billberry is a software development studio creating custom software, web apps, and digital products in partnership with some of the world's biggest brands. They have a veteran team of fewer than 50 strategists, designers, and developers who work in partnership with clients to help them grow, innovate, and move their businesses forward. Clients include businesses of all sizes in various industries, including business services, consumer products and services, and financial services.

    Clients
    Chipotle
    GAP
    Whirlpool
    MARS
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A wedding registry company wasn't satisfied with its developers and needed to get its website out of beta quickly. Bilberrry built a custom PHP website and updated the old website. The new website has a feature that syncs with large national retailers to provide registry information. Bilberry now maintains and updates both websites. 

    "Other developers we’ve seen have said they could build something, but never completed it, giving us 'maybes' or reasons why they shouldn’t be building it. That’s never happened with Bilberrry." – CEO, Wedding Registry Company

  • 23
    $25,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Everett WA

    Jordan Crown is a nationally known firm based in Seattle, WA. Founded in 2008, their tight-knit team of 11 specializes in creating beautiful websites in the construction, technology, manufacturing, and consulting industries.

    Clients
    Bluetooth
    Scantron
    Mutual Materials
    Body Glide
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A nonprofit special interest group hired Jordan Crown to migrate its SiteCore CMS to WordPress. They went through the process of mapping wireframing, developing the site and updated its user interface with custom navigation and forms. The new site has received great feedback from its users. 

    "We consider the project a rousing success because we launched on time and stayed within our budget. We’ve received tremendous feedback" – Senior Manager, Creative & Web Services, Nonprofit Special Interest Group 

  • 24
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Issaquah WA

    GB Pro is a creative agency based in Issaquah, Wash. Established in 2016, their team consists of 5 employees. They specialize in web design, UX/UI design, logo and web development.

    Clients
    TimTam Therapeutics
    Gosser Group
    Alaska Airlines
    Toyota
    Notable Project

    A consumer electronics company contracted GB Pro to handle marketing materials. These materials included event banners, sales sheets and apparel. They also provided convention support. The client appreciated their high-quality work and their personable, professional team.

    “Don’t waste your time looking elsewhere; use them. They will meet all your needs.” – Marketing Director, Consumer Electronics Company
     

  • 25
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Seattle WA

    Thrive Internet Marketing Agency is a results-driven digital marketing agency based in Dallas. Since 2005, we have been providing digital marketing consulting and management services that include web site design and development, search engine optimization (SEO), PPC management, social media marketing, conversion rate optimization (CRO), Amazon marketing services, video production, and more. 

    Clients
    Restoration 1
    Daryl Food Relocation and Logistics
    D&D Beyond
    Hurom
    Notable Project

    Thrive Internet Marketing Agency worked with an online travel company to increase website traffic and engagement. They built a dynamic website from scratch. The client notes that Thrive Internet Marketing was a cost effective partner and over delivered on the project.

    “When our company started, we had 6 visitors in 3 months. Since we started the marketing efforts, we’ve had 8,000 hits.” – Owner, Online Travel Company

  • 26
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Bellevue WA

     Sayenko Design is a web design and development agency that specializes in the Shopify platform. The company has about four employees and was founded in 2009. Based in Seattle, Sayenko Design supports small- to medium-sized businesses. They focus on WordPress, PHP, and SQL. Other services include online marketing, branding.   

    Clients
    LinkedIn
    Brooks Running
    Invention Development Fund at Intellectual Ventures
    and University of Washington
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Sayenko Design refreshed the design of an Italian digital publication that promotes female empowerment. Based on SEO and social media analytics, it recalibrated the UX/UI design to solicit American readers. The magazine’s user base finds the new website attractive and easy to navigate. The team offered generative consulting services and innovative, useful ideas.

     “Sayenko Design has the necessary expertise to deliver results. I could tell right away they were the right team for us.” – Executive Director, Digital Publication

     

  • 27
    $50,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Seattle WA

    Rainfall is a creative studio and design agency headquartered in Seattle, with an additional office in New York City. Founded in 2016, the company has a team of 4 people who specialize in UX/UI design, branding, and web design. Their clients are mostly small businesses, and they work with some mid-market businesses. The businesses they work with are in industries including the arts, entertainment & music, consumer products & services, and hospitality & leisure industries.

    Clients
    The Metropolitan Museum of Art
    Chase
    Brinks Home Security
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Rainfall design the UX and UI for an aftermarket automotive website. Rainfall developed the frontend design of the client's cloud-based web app. They also designed the client’s logo, emails, and marketing materials. After working with Rainfall, the client saw an increase in customer engagement, and they could work more efficiently. 

    “We saw about a 25–30% increase in customer engagement with our platform and its features once we introduced the new designs. With their help, we were also able to double our development velocity so that we could launch new features more quickly.” — Former Executive, Aftermarket Automotive Website
     

  • 28
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Seattle WA

    Hansen Belyea was founded in 1988 in Seattle. Its team of 4 offers branding, web design, logo design, advertising, and video production services.

    Clients
    Allegro Pediatrics
    Port Blakely
    Urban Hardwoods
    Ackerley Foundation
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A residential construction company was moving toward a new demographic and needed to update its brand and website. Hansen Belyea created a new logo in addition to a website and also designed business cards, letterhead, mailers, and graphics.

    "Hansen Belyea has come through at a high level with everything they’ve said they would do and everything we’ve asked them to do. I really enjoy working with Hansen Belyea and love what they deliver." – Director of Communications, Residential Construction Company

  • 29
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Seattle WA

    Conflare is a web development and design firm in Seattle. It was founded in 2004 and currently has 4 employees. Conflare provides web design and development, branding, digital strategy, and video production services mainly to small business clients.

    Clients
    Artisan Electric
    PhotoTC
    AME Commerce
    Foundry Law
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A jewelry company hired Conflare to update its Shopify website. Conflare built a new e-commerce website from scratch, including a custom "design your own ring" feature. It continues to perform site updates and add products. 

    "They’re honest. They’ve proven to be a very trustworthy partner, both initially and over the length of the project. They’re upfront with how they tackle the work." - Co-Founder, Jewelry Company

  • 30
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Seattle WA

    Bizango is a web design and online marketing agency that services smack and midmarket businesses. In addition to design, their services include SEO, pay per click, and social media management. Established in 2006 in Seattle, their team is comprised of about 10 people.

    Clients
    The Nordic Museum
    Hokanson
    RW Anderson
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Bizango designed and developed a website for a general contracting company. Maintaining much of the functionality of the old site, they reemphasized design and graphics, while reducing the use of test. The new platform is easy to update and manage. Feedback from users was positive, and internal stakeholders are pleased with the result. Bizango listens to their clients’ needs and is able to deliver. Dedicated to the project’s success, they ensured that they communicated effectively to stay aligned with project needs.

    “The site is much more representative of our company and culture than the old one was. Essentially, that was exactly what we were looking for . . .” – Director of Business Development, General Contracting Company

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