January 2022

Top Graphic Designers in San Francisco

Graphic designers are responsible for creating effective digital messaging, so potential customers understand the values behind a business. Graphic design combines images, ideas, language, and logos to transmit a specific message. The benefits of graphic design are substantial. Customers and potential customers want to engage with and ultimately hire firms that exude and embody professionalism. Having well-made images helps ensure a professional appearance and carries a specific message. Graphic designers can often be found at agencies that provide other digitally-focused services, with an emphasis in logos and branding.

Luckily, San Francisco has some of the best graphic design company to hire. Use our list to find and connect with graphic design company in The Bay Area. Evaluate their case studies, project types, and client reviews to determine which company is the best fit for you.

List of the Best Graphic Design Companies in The Bay Area

  • 1
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $10,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    10 - 49
    LOCATION:
    San Francisco, CA

    Renowned brands like Google, Adobe, and Cisco trust Camp Creative to create digital solutions that cultivate meaningful connections with their audiences. A digital marketing and branding agency, they work with clients of all sizes and industries.

    For DGA Security, they created a new, custom website, including content creation, messaging, animation, UX discovery and research, SEO and more. The website is now poised to generate and convert leads to help meet business goals while strengthening brand awareness and user engagement.

    SERVICES
    • 20% UX/UI Design
    • 20% Content Marketing
    • 20% Graphic Design
    • 40% Other
    DGA Security

    DGA Security

    We designed and developed a new, custom marketing website for DGA Security that included content creation, messaging, animation, UX discovery and research, SEO and more. The website is now more poised than ever to...
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    Title Nine

    Title Nine

    Tasked with devising comprehensive social media and mobile-ready advertising for a specific line of Title Nine products, we celebrated women who #wearthe pants with a campaign that included animated Facebook ads, landing...
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    IoTium

    IoTium

    For IoTium, Camp Creative accelerated the creation of an internal messaging playbook, a sales playbook, a customer-facing sales deck, and three product brochures. We interviewed key company stakeholders for technical...
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    Tetherow Resort

    Tetherow Resort

    We re-designed Tetherow's website to better reflect their expanding physical footprint and modern, upscale, yet accessible brand appeal. In addition, we greatly improved the various customer journeys on the...
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  • 2
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $25,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    2 - 9
    LOCATION:
    Sausalito, CA

    Good Stuff Partners counts impressive brands among their key clients. So it’s no wonder that this California-based firm has achieved widespread success in a wide range of industries for their targeted branding work.

    One example of their web development success comes from a globally recognized brand. Good Stuff Partners helped them revitalize their materials to stand out in a crowded market and leave a powerful impression on more customers than ever before.

    SERVICES
    • 50% Branding
    • 15% Web Design
    • 10% Graphic Design
    • 25% Other
    DESTIGMATIZING MENTAL HEALTH.

    DESTIGMATIZING MENTAL HEALTH.

    VIBRANT EMOTIONAL HEALTH The future of mental health looks bright. We always feel really privileged when we partner with people who are making a critical difference to people’s lives. The Mental Health Association of...
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    A FORCE FOR SOCIAL GOOD

    A FORCE FOR SOCIAL GOOD

    TIDES FOUNDATION Branding a force for social good. Tides is a powerful alleyway for change that believes a quality education, access to healthcare, a clean environment and being treated equally are basic human rights....
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    CHAMPIONS FOR GENDER EQUALITY.

    CHAMPIONS FOR GENDER EQUALITY.

    GLOBAL FUND FOR WOMEN. Champions for gender equality. Global Fund for Women hired us to help raise awareness about the organization and help answer the often complicated question about what are women’s human rights? As...
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    AMERICA'S FIRST VEGAN DOG FOOD...

    AMERICA'S FIRST VEGAN DOG FOOD...

    V-DOG America's first vegan dog food company. V-dog needed a major overhaul to catch up to the sophisticated tastes of health & planet conscious pet guardians. They had an amazing product, loved by dog owners, but...
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  • 3
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $10,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    10 - 49
    LOCATION:
    San Francisco, CA

    Directive is known for helping their clients' businesses thrive by decreasing cost per acquisition and increasing inbound leads and organic traffic. Their team of digital marketing experts specialize in search engine optimization, pay per click strategy, and conversion optimization.

     

    A recent example of their work was redesigning the landing page for talent acquisition firm Clear Company. The Directive team implemented a new strategy to increase their relevance on search engines and bring more potential leads to their website.  

    SERVICES
    • 35% Pay Per Click
    • 35% Search Engine Optimization
    • 10% Graphic Design
    • 20% Other
    We Are Directive - Performance...

    We Are Directive - Performance...

    At Directive, your success story is our biggest KPI.
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    Automated Data Governance Landing...

    Automated Data Governance Landing...

    A demo landing page for SaaS security company. View Full Design: https://dribbble.com/shots/14097276-Automated-Data-Governance-Landing-Page
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    401(k) Investment Landing Page

    401(k) Investment Landing Page

    A get info and pricing landing page for an investment company for business. View Full Design: https://dribbble.com/shots/9084651-401-K-Landing-Page/attachments/12513?...
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    Marketing Solution Landing Page

    Marketing Solution Landing Page

    A consultation landing page for a marketing solution serving academic institutions. View Full Design: https://dribbble.com/shots/6490150-Get-Free-Consultation-Landing-Page
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  • 4
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $5,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    2 - 9
    LOCATION:
    Santa Rosa, CA

    Companies like Microsoft and Mechanics Bank have turned to Circa for creative solutions that have a high impact. Their portfolio of work includes projects with graphic design, branding, and advertising deliverables for enterprise and mid-market clients.

     

    In a partnership with the Oakland International Airport, Circa collaborated to promote their new nonstop destinations. Knowing their main competition at SFO was known for terrible traffic, their creative positioned them as a way to get to destinations like Paris and Rome without having to deal with the problems that come with bigger airports.

     

    SERVICES
    • 30% Advertising
    • 20% Graphic Design
    • 10% Branding
    • 40% Other
    Fly the East Bay Way

    Fly the East Bay Way

    Did you know that Oakland International Airport was the first airport with flights from the mainland to Hawaii back in 1927? Nobody, at least among airports, knows Hawaii better than OAK. To demonstrate that, ad agency...
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    Mia Fit by Clarisonic, A Division...

    Mia Fit by Clarisonic, A Division...

    The Mission: Introduce a new version of Clarisonic to new and existing audiences without cannibalizing other products, by touting the device’s compact size. The Method: We used product photography to reference not only...
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    Inferiority Complex

    Inferiority Complex

    When inbound travelers plan a trip to the San Francisco Bay Area, they typically think of flying into San Francisco. However, research has shown that visitors to the San Francisco Area only spend 15% of their stay within...
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    Farinella rebranding

    Farinella rebranding

    One of the things that came clear during our internal process was that Farinella Agency's most successful engagements came when it felt like the client and the agency were on the same team. The idea of _______ (client)...
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  • 5
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $5,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    10 - 49
    LOCATION:
    San Francisco, CA

    With a passion for both strategy and design, Wunderdogs has provided branding work for clients around the globe. Based in San Francisco, Wunderdogs brings a long history of success to each project they complete.

    When their client was just a new brand looking to make an impact, Wunderdogs crafted major elements of their user engagement strategy in an emerging market. The result was a splashy entrance into the market orchestrated by Wunderdogs designers and strategists.

    SERVICES
    • 30% Branding
    • 20% Web Design
    • 20% Web Development
    • 30% Other
    Branding for MindRight

    Branding for MindRight

    MindRight Health is a tech startup providing culturally-responsive and trauma-informed mental health coaching to youth and young adults. They have the valiant mission to advance health equity by making mental healthcare...
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    Branding, website and video for...

    Branding, website and video for...

    Symbl is the API platform for deploying conversational intelligence at scale. Following a successful seed round Symbl had two key objectives: growing their developer community and closing large deals. The Symbl management...
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    Messaging and website for Quantum

    Messaging and website for Quantum

    Houston-based Quantum Energy Partners has been a leading provider of private equity capital to the energy industry since 1998. In early 2021, Quantum decided to update its website and marketing materials to communicate...
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    Branding, website and pitch deck...

    Branding, website and pitch deck...

    As the world’s first tech-enabled real estate brokerage, Locate AI combines artificial intelligence with veteran broker expertise to provide retail operators the most accurate site selection. Clients like Parachute...
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  • 6
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $50,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    10 - 49
    LOCATION:
    San Francisco, CA

    With an impressively robust client list that includes names like Tile, Noise 13 empowers brands with branding. Founded on design-first principles, this San Francisco-based firm offers an emphasis on helping brands drive change.

    One example of Noise 13’s experience is their work for Pacific Catch, one of the world’s respected brands. Noise 13 helped them target their audience of customers with a complete reevaluation of their strategy. This resulted in powerful engagement and an increase in perceived authority for them.

    SERVICES
    • 50% Branding
    • 10% UX/UI Design
    • 10% Graphic Design
    • 30% Other
    A Fork Full of Earth

    A Fork Full of Earth

    A Fork Full of Earth is an organic catering company based in Marin County, California. Since 2015, they have crafted fresh, seasonal menus for important milestones and casual gatherings alike, partnering closely with...
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    Mobiliti

    Mobiliti

      Mobiliti is a vehicle subscription service that offers drivers choices and flexibility. Not ready to purchase or lease? No problem. You can pay one monthly fee and drive until you’re ready to decide. The creative...
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    Sysdig

    Sysdig

    Sysdig, an open source company that provides monitoring and security for data containers, has rapidly evolved from a startup to an established company with a growing suite of enterprise products. With this expansion, they...
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    Instacart

    Instacart

    Instacart is a North American leader in online grocery and one of the fastest-growing companies in e-commerce. Instacart's same-day delivery and pickup services bring fresh groceries and everyday essentials to busy people...
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  • 7
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $1,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    2 - 9
    LOCATION:
    San Francisco, CA

    As an independent design studio, Anastasia Salazar Ltd. has designed for companies such as Google, Oculus, and New Balance. The studio offers branding as well as web and graphic design primarily for enterprises in the fields of retail, arts and entertainment, and advertising.

    One of Anastasia Salazar Ltd.’s most high-profile projects involved the design of OpenUp, an internal initiative by Facebook that aimed to reduce mental health stigma and drive awareness to the growing issue. Anastasia Salazar Ltd. provided environmental design, artwork, and creative assets for this project.

    SERVICES
    • 40% Branding
    • 30% Graphic Design
    • 20% Web Design
    • 10% Other
    Yogo Web Design

    Yogo Web Design

    YOGO — a company that makes yoga mats and accessories out of eco-friendly materials in an ethical, transparent process — truly walks the walk when it comes to sustainability. They came to us with a goal of...
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    Yogo Web Design

    Yogo Web Design

    YOGO — a company that makes yoga mats and accessories out of eco-friendly materials in an ethical, transparent process — truly walks the walk when it comes to sustainability. They came to us with a goal of...
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    Vessel Packaging

    Vessel Packaging

    Vessel Health wellness test cards.
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    Vessel Packaging

    Vessel Packaging

    Vessel Health subscription box. 
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  • 8
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $10,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    10 - 49
    LOCATION:
    San Francisco, CA

    With companies such as Intel, HP, and P&G as partners, Studio Clutch are experts in their digital studio services. The company offers video production, web design, and UX/UI design for various clients from different industries, with experience in using frameworks such as Adobe, WordPress, and React Native, as well as developing videos such as commercials and interviews.

    In one of Studio Clutch’s projects, the studio worked with Gemmacert. Gemmacert is an e-commerce platform that handles the buying and selling of cannabis - with a focus on transparency in the potency of their products. It allows breeders and growers to know exactly what they’re buying, selling, and breeding.
     

    SERVICES
    • 40% Video Production
    • 15% UX/UI Design
    • 15% Branding
    • 30% Other
    Our 2020 Showreel

    Our 2020 Showreel

    This is a quick video that shows what we have done in the past 12 months
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    Hackers 3d illustrative video

    Hackers 3d illustrative video

    This 3d design video brings to life how we set up traps to catch hacker in action
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    PROACTS interactive video

    PROACTS interactive video

    A video production focuses on both realistic imagery with 3d design
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    Traps Video campaign

    Traps Video campaign

    Traps - Advanced Endpoint Protection Video Campign which includes several videos:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EGbZaMCbNyghttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5ZooAAceKMkhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9XAApUDojBM
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  • 9
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $1,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    2 - 9
    LOCATION:
    San Francisco, CA

    OMc Design Group has provided branding and graphic design solutions for huge names like the Bay Area Council as well as dozens of enterprise clients around the world. This America based agency was founded on a will to be great and has already made major waves with work for enterprise clients and startups alike.

    When 24 Hour Fitness needed a powerful way to supercharge their strategy, they turned to OMc Design Group. OMc Design Group completely revamped their approach to highlight some of their most appealing elements and drive higher engagement and sales.

    SERVICES
    • 40% Branding
    • 40% Graphic Design
    • 20% Web Design
    Identities / Logos

    Identities / Logos

    OMc has designed complex corporate identities and logos, often done including other marketing, print and on-line design projects. Through our logo designs, we enable our clients to communicate the essence of their work...
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    Identities / Logos

    Identities / Logos

    OMc has designed complex corporate identities and logos, often done including other marketing, print and on-line design projects. Through our logo designs, we enable our clients to communicate the essence of their work...
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    Identities / Logos

    Identities / Logos

    OMc has designed complex corporate identities and logos, often done including other marketing, print and on-line design projects. Through our logo designs, we enable our clients to communicate the essence of their work...
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    Identities / Logos

    Identities / Logos

    OMc has designed complex corporate identities and logos, often done including other marketing, print and on-line design projects. Through our logo designs, we enable our clients to communicate the essence of their work...
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  • 10
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $5,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    10 - 49
    LOCATION:
    San Francisco, CA

    Cretos is a design agency based in Russia and was founded in 2017. They have about 50 employees that specialize in UX/UI design, web design, and product design for a wide range of clients to financial services, e-commerce, and health care & medical industries.

    A yoga & fitness center hired Cretos to redesign the UX/UI of their app from the fonts to the functionality. Cretos managed the project well as they turned the app into a two-sided marketplace — they built a new user flow and an instructor portal which was delivered on time and within the budget. The new UX/UI design increased the client’s CTRs, user retention, and instructor workload.

    SERVICES
    • 30% UX/UI Design
    • 25% Product Design
    • 25% Web Design
    • 20% Other
    Glo SaaS Solution

    Glo SaaS Solution

    Glo is a technology enabled health and wellness company focused on providing an online yoga and meditation platform that features thousands of professionally-filmed yoga, meditation, pilates and educational materials....
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    Boost One Admin Panel

    Boost One Admin Panel

    Boost Mobile is a wireless telecommunications brand used by two independent companies in Australia and the United States. Client’s Problem:— Boost Mobile needed to manage a client base with more than 10 million...
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    Boost One Mobile Application

    Boost One Mobile Application

    Boost Mobile is a wireless telecommunications brand used by two independent companies in Australia and the United States. Client’s Problem:— Boost Mobile tended to have a low average transaction value. — It has...
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    Prudential/Pulse Telemedicine...

    Prudential/Pulse Telemedicine...

    Prudential plc is a British multinational insurance company headquartered in London, England. It makes healthcare affordable and accessible, protects people’s wealth and grows their assets. Client’s Problem:Prudential...
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  • 11
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $1,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    Freelancer
    LOCATION:
    San Francisco, CA

    11:11 Designs is a graphic design and web design agency that helps brands around the globe put their identity platform into the best possible light. Since their founding in the U.S., 11:11 Designs has helped everything from enterprise clients to brand-new startups on the path to improving their brand presentation in a way that leads to real business results.

    When Diamond Club Tattoo was looking for an agency that would truly help them design their distinctive logo, they turned to 11:11 Designs, who were able to work closely with their internal teams and develop a design strategy that led to measurable results and excellent performance across a variety of metrics.

    SERVICES
    • 40% Graphic Design
    • 40% Web Design
    • 20% Social Media Marketing
    Christian Gulette Website

    Christian Gulette Website

    Visit http://ChristianGullette.com. 
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    Snowball poster

    Snowball poster

    Poster created for the Snow Ball. 
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    John Spadaro Youth Foundation...

    John Spadaro Youth Foundation...

    Visit http://johnspadaroyouthfoundation.com. 
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    The Platinum Concierge Website

    The Platinum Concierge Website

    Visit  https://the platinum concierge.com. 
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  • 12
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $1,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    2 - 9
    LOCATION:
    Redwood City, CA

    Theoria Creative has provided graphic design solutions for huge names like ProgenyHealth as well as dozens of enterprise clients around the world. This California-based agency was founded on a will to be great and has already made major waves with work for enterprise clients and startups alike.

    When Catalyst Biosciences needed a powerful way to supercharge their strategy, they turned to Theoria Creative. Theoria Creative completely revamped their approach to highlight some of their most appealing elements and drive higher engagement and sales.

    SERVICES
    • 50% Graphic Design
    • 10% Branding
    • 10% Logo
    • 30% Other
    Sales presentation design

    Sales presentation design

    Acucela (a subsidiary of a Japanese corporation) is a clinical-stage ophthalmology company, focused on developing drugs and devices to address sight-threatening diseases. The client requested to update their 16 years old...
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    Presentation design for investor...

    Presentation design for investor...

    Apellis is a public biopharmaceutical company developing novel therapeutics for autoimmune diseases. The client was struggling with communication of a scientific hypothesis to a broad audience. They requested our help to...
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  • 13
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $0+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    2 - 9
    LOCATION:
    Vacaville, CA

    This established e-commerce development company counts major brands like NuSkin among their clients. Based in Salt Lake City, NuEthic brings a bright and impactful approach to each unique enterprise project they take on.

    Gadget Guard creates products for customers around the world. They turned to NuEthic for a focused strategy that would highlight their unique brand voice and audience. NuEthic delivered with highly modern and striking approach focused on making an impact.

    SERVICES
    • 35% Graphic Design
    • 30% Logo
    • 25% Web Design
    • 10% Other
    Professional Logo Design

    Professional Logo Design

    We are your source for professional logo design at economical prices since 1992. Your logo is the representation of your company and deserves experienced care. We perform careful market research to insure separation from...
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    Brooks Farm Display Booth

    Brooks Farm Display Booth

    This is a display booth that we designed for Engelhart Gourmet Foods for their Certified Organic gourmet sausage line - Brooks Farm. We designed the logo also
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    EGF Flyer Design & Printing

    EGF Flyer Design & Printing

    Engelhart Gourmet Foods (EGF) hired GDS to be their design studio and this is one of the initial marketing pieces they designed to showcase their gourmet sausages. With carefully crafted photography and text that...
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    Logo for Caffe Baci

    Logo for Caffe Baci

    The logo design for Caffe Baci is based on a variety of the owners' favorite retroactive art pieces - includes faces, food, a coffee cup, a fork, the sun and musical notes. ''It also approaches art," Vacaville...
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  • 14
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $25,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    10 - 49
    LOCATION:
    Pleasanton, CA

    As their name suggests, UI UX Den is a UX/UI design firm that offers their services with the help of world-class designers that can cater to various requests. They also provide web and graphic design solutions for clients ranging from small startups to large companies in the fields of business services and IT services, among others.

    As an example of their work, UI UX Den worked with Traveloo, a travel app. UI UX Den was responsible for the UI design of the entire app, from the product list system to the search engine.

    SERVICES
    • 40% UX/UI Design
    • 30% Graphic Design
    • 30% Web Design
    Cab Booking App

    Cab Booking App

    Mobility is a cab booking app which has been designed specifically for middle eastern countries. The project involved extensive research as part of the UX design and later implemented into a very elegant UI design.
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    Traveloo - Travel App

    Traveloo - Travel App

    Traveloo provides with best deals from hotels and restaurants around the user’s current location. Wherever you travel, the app assists you get the best of the deals from that place. We designed UI for this
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    Bylocl

    Bylocl

    Bylocl is a fashion product e-commerce app that allows users to go through a list of fashion items, add those to the card and make payments for the same. It also tracks the delivery of the product. We design UI for the...
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  • 15
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $1,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    Freelancer
    LOCATION:
    Berkeley, CA

    This established graphic design company counts major brands like the Rose Foundation among their clients. Based in California, Kesler Creative Communications brings a bright and impactful approach to each unique enterprise project they take on.

    Zone 7 Water creates products for clients around the world. They turned to Kesler Creative Communications for a focused strategy that would highlight their unique brand voice and audience. Kesler Creative Communications delivered with highly modern and striking approach focused on making an impact.

    SERVICES
    • 50% Graphic Design
    • 20% Print Design
    • 20% Web Design
    • 10% Other
    Friends of Sutter Fort Logo

    Friends of Sutter Fort Logo

    Brand redesign
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    Impact Report

    Impact Report

    11x8.5in, 16 pages.
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