500 Designs

Where Data Meets Imagination

We’re a team of visionary designers, curious problem solvers, and passionate collaborators who believe that great designs are made when strategy and creativity work together.

APPROACH

Proven strategy built on fundamental understandings

We examine your brand from every angle, bringing together user insights, competitive intelligence, market analysis, and business goals to create a focused solution

01

Analyze

Deepening our understanding

We gather all the appropriate data before making decisions.

02

Strategize

Crafting a plan of action

Data-driven insights provide a blueprint for achieving your goals.

03

Design

Creating a connection with users

Communicate your DNA in your customers language

04

Engage

Influencing user interactions

Our online experiences delight and inspire any audience

05

Impact

Accelerating growth

Energize your brand and continually reach new heights

Leadership

Stephen Brett

Co-founder / CEO

Serial entrepreneur experienced in building fast-moving tech and services companies, taking them from napkin scribbles to acquisition.

Vivienne Piong

Co-founder / Creative Director

Lead designer and creative director on projects with some of the biggest companies in the world. A leader in creating daily habitual product use.

120+ Curious Problem Solvers

Our Awards & Recognitions

2022 Inc. 5000

No. 426, America’s Fastest Growing Private Companies

2022 Vega Awards

Centauri Winner Website & Mobile Sites – Visual Appeal

2022 Web Excellence Awards

Winner, Website – Gamification

2022 Vega Awards

Centauri Winner Website & Mobile Sites – Business-to-Business (B2B)

2022 Web Excellence Awards

Winner, Website – Web Apps / Services

2022 Vega Awards

Centauri Winner Website & Mobile Sites – Best Art Direction

2022 Vega Awards

Canopus Winner Website & Mobile Sites – Automotive

2022 Vega Awards

Centauri Winner Website & Mobile Sites – Website Redesign

2022 Vega Awards

Canopus Winner Website & Mobile Sites – Religion & Spirituality

2022 Vega Awards

Centauri Winner Website & Mobile Sites – User Experience

2022 Vega Awards

Canopus Winner Website & Mobile Sites – Best Use of Animation / Motion Graphics

2022 Vega Awards

Centauri Winner Website & Mobile Sites – Financial Services

2022 Vega Awards

Centauri Winner Website & Mobile Sites – Consumer

2022 Vega Awards

Arcturus Winner Website & Mobile Sites – Best Use of Animation / Motion Graphics

2022 Vega Awards

Centauri Winner Website & Mobile Sites – Podcasts

2022 Vega Awards

Arcturus Winner Website & Mobile Sites – Health Care Services

2022 Vega Awards

Centauri Winner Website & Mobile Sites – Information Technology (IT)

2022 Vega Awards

Arcturus Winner Website & Mobile Sites – Information Technology (IT)

2022 Vega Awards

Centauri Winner Website & Mobile Sites – Design / Web Agency

2022 Vega Awards

Arcturus Winner Website & Mobile Sites – Computer / IT

2022 Vega Awards

Centauri Winner Website & Mobile Sites – Professional Services

2022 Vega Awards

Arcturus Winner Website & Mobile Sites – Best Art Direction

2021 Clutch Top B2B Companies

Top Global Creative and Design Firm

2021 Vega Awards

Canopus Winner Website – Real Estate

2021 Digital.com Best Branding Agencies

Top Pick, Best Branding Agencies in Los Angeles

2021 Vega Awards

Centauri Winner Website – Real Estate

2021 Vega Awards

Canopus Winner Website – User Experience

2021 Vega Awards

Centauri Winner Website – Best Graphics

2019 Vega Awards

Centauri Winner Website – Corporate Communications

2019 Vega Awards

Centauri Winner Website – Charitable Organization

2018 Vega Awards

Centauri Winner Website – User Interface

2018 Vega Awards

Canopus Winner Video / Online Video – Visual Effects / Motion Graphics

Our Awards & Recognitions

Brands trust us

"500 Designs have been a great partner in creating our new website and continue to be our go-to for ongoing support."

Kelly Maltman Head of Marketing, digitalML

"I cannot recommend 500 Designs highly enough. Steve and the team are a true pleasure to work with. They are incredibly professional, as well as talented. I relied on them heavily for best practices and to take our website to the next level."

Claudia Pou VP Global Head of Corporate Communications, Fresh Del Monte

"We spent time choosing the right partner for this project as we understood the complexity. 500 Designs delivered! Throughout the process their team was excellent in communication, organization and the work was exceptional!"

Jane Cormier Creative Director, Emburse