October 2020

Top Product Designers in Boston

Businesses thrive on innovation. New ideas and products not only maintain your market presence but also maintain consumers' engagement. From research to launch, designing a product is an intensive process that is imperative to undergo to build an impactful product. Luckily, Boston has a plethora of product design firms to choose from.

Discover and connect with product designers and developers in Boston to learn more about their case studies, success stories, and client reviews. Take a look at their customer feedback, notable projects, and previous clients of these companies to determine which company is the best fit for you.

List of the Best Product Development Companies in Boston

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    altr

    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $25,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    2 - 9
    LOCATION:
    Salem, MA

    altr’s team blends technology and ideas with strategy and design to create true disruption and sustainable value for their clients. Their service line includes UX, UI, and product design for mid-market clients in industries like healthcare, real estate, and consumer products and services. 

    Partnering with online housing database Rental Beast, the altr team rebranded the entire business to position it as an industry leader. The resulting work included an updated brand identity, redesigned applications, and an overall of every user touchpoint to bring the entire experience under the new umbrella.  

    SERVICES
    • 50% UX/UI Design
    • 45% Product Design
    • 5% Web Design
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    BD Diabetes Care App

    The new BD® Diabetes Care mobile application, designed and built in collaboration with the company’s own in-house team of strategists, designers and developers, delivers a custom coaching experience for people dealing...
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    Best Doctors Members Experience

    altr partnered with Best Doctors’ in-house technology team to guide development of the new patient experience, providing updates to the design as the team got continued feedback from customers. At launch, the new...
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    Iora Health

    As Iora Primary Care grows, their new suite of sites have to grow as well. So the new site was built upon a platform that allowed Iora’s marketing team to quickly create and launch new, integrated, on-brand, yet locally...
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    athenahealth Practice Assessment

    The practice assessment application, first launched for MGMA and then further optimized for HiMMS, the year’s preeminent Health IT event, helped the company start and advance sales conversations. The tool provided...
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    Echo&Co

    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $25,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    10 - 49
    LOCATION:
    Somerville, MA

    Echo&Co creates digital experiences that reach people, unite them in purpose, and leave feeling better connected and well served. Their portfolio of mid-market clients is made up mostly of UI and UX work in the non-profit and education industries.

    One of Echo&Co’s longest standing clients is marine conservation organization Project AWARE. Their team has tackled numerous projects for the nonprofit including creating a new brand identity, designing digital experiences, and launching their site on the Drupal 8 platform.

     

    SERVICES
    • 60% UX/UI Design
    • 20% Product Design
    • 20% Web Development
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    ProjectAWARE.org

    Echo&Co and Project AWARE have long partnered on creating a platform ro engage divers around the world in ocean conservation. In 2016, Echo&Co created a new identity and experience for the Project AWARE and...
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    UChicagoImpact.org

    A long-time partner of Echo&Co, UChicago Impact needed a new identity, user experience, and CMS platform to support its work to bring critical reform to urban Chicago schools. We conducted research, developed brand...
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    Greenpeace.org/USA

    Greenpeace USA approached Echo&Co to create a new experience for U.S. audiences. Echo&Co worked with Greenpeace to develop a new content stratgy and experience that celebrated thier supporters, and developed a...
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    ASPCApro.org

    Echo&Co has partnered with the ASPCA since 2014 to create a content and web experience to help animal welfare professional improve their fields and their work. We launched a new content platform in 2017, and have...
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    Neuron

    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $25,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    10 - 49
    LOCATION:
    Boston, MA

    Neuron clients include Ford Models, and they specialize in providing a design-centric approach to UX design for their clients. With a focus on emphasizing the most vital elements of brand messaging, Neuron was founded on forward-thinking principles in America.

    When Aeolus Robotics needed a complete overhaul of their brand approach, they turned to Neuron. The agency provided them with an end-to-end analysis of how they could make their approach more targeted, impactful and successful.

    SERVICES
    • 90% UX/UI Design
    • 10% Product Design
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    FutureDial

    FutureDial creates software and robotic tools to facilitate the complex process of receiving and testing used phones and tablets. Their product line was built out over time, following client demand, and they needed a new...
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    City of Everett

    Everett, MA is a diverse and rapidly growing city located just outside Boston. In recent years the City’s economy and population has been burgeoning but dated civic infrastructure has struggled to keep up. The City...
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    Oomnitza

    Named one of the top 20 tech companies to watch, Oomnitza is an enterprise software solution that tracks all of the things that make a business run. Oomnitza is disrupting their market with a product that is highly...
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    Marvel Optics

    MarvelOptics was referred to Neuron by a VC firm looking to address a critical issue with its portfolio company's e-commerce site. The data showed that mobile accounted for 70% of site traffic, but only 10% of their...
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    Mikrolar

    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $0+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    10 - 49
    LOCATION:
    Hampton, NH

    Mikrolar clients include NASA, and they specialize in providing a design-centric approach to product design for their clients. With a focus on emphasizing the most vital elements of brand messaging, Mikrolar was founded on forward-thinking principles in New Hampshire.

    When Boeing needed a complete overhaul of their brand approach, they turned to Mikrolar. The agency provided them with an end-to-end analysis of how they could make their approach more targeted, impactful and successful.

    SERVICES
    • 100% Product Design
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    Bay Computer Associates, Inc.

    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $0+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    10 - 49
    LOCATION:
    Cranston, RI

    What do Medtronic and Becton Dickinson have in common? They’ve both turned to Bay Computer Associates for product design expertise. This Rhode Island-based agency has already made major waves with work for enterprise clients and startups alike.

    When Zoll Medical launched a platform targeting their unique users, Bay Computer Associates analyzed the entirety of their approach to create key features and design a strategy that would bring together all elements of the client’s brand. The result was a huge success, and continues to drive progress for the brand today.

    SERVICES
    • 100% Product Design
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    Automated External Defibrillator

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    Illuminoss

    Photo-dynamic Curing System for Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Surgery 
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    Sweep Frequency Response Analysis

    IoT device for energy industry
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    Wireless Endoscope

    Wireless endoscope with video recording and wireless charging.
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