With a passion for both strategy and design, Essential Designs has provided mobile app development work for clients like Columbia University. Based in Canada, Essential Designs brings a long history of success to each project they complete.
When LifeGuard was just a new brand looking to make an impact, Essential Designs created not only their recognizable mobile app but the entirety of their experience in this distinct area. The result was a splashy entrance into the market orchestrated by Essential Designs designers and strategists.
$50 - $99/HR
10 - 49
"Their professionalism and knowledge of their craft were exceptional." - CEO, LifeguardOD
Mobile App Development
Custom Software Development
The founder and CEO of Lifeguard wanted to build social enterprises and businesses that have social impact. Building software to tackle social issues has been the key focus with Lifeguard, inspired by the untimely death of one of his friends from fentanyl poisoning, the concurrent opioid addiction crisis across North America, and the critical need for solutions.
The Lifeguard goal to build a mobile app was to build a digital safe-consumption product designed to save lives. Developed in partnership with British Columbia Emergency Health Services (BCHES), the applications goal was to allow people who use drugs to protect themselves from overdose by enabling direct access to emergency service. It needed to be accessible to all potential users devices, be extremely simple to operate, and always work.Hide details