About Osborn Design Works

ODW specializes in helping small to medium size businesses launch new digital products and websites. Our clients compete upwards, sell, fund, acquire or are acquired and often work with us to do it again.

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What is ODW?

  1. Osborn Design Works is a web and app design agency based in NYC.
  2. We create branding, UI/X, and product design solutions for apps and websites.
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  3. We also build apps for designers.
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Why is ODW effective?

Investing in design can always drive change but it does not always drive value creation.

We think deliberately about design principles and find scalable methods for those principles to serve business outcomes. Winning designs deliver on KPIs, and KPIs track metrics that track value.

ODW is better than other design solutions because Osborn Design Works.

ODW designs websites, brands, and apps that enable business success.

Services

ODW offers holistic web technology and design fluency.

Website Design & Development

Osborn Design Works builds websites that feel great to use and drive business value.

  • Design: ODW designs and develops completely custom solutions to align with precise business goals and brand identity
  • QA: Get peace of mind with enterprise level testing and optimization to ensure performance and stability
  • Scale: Create bottom line growth with user-centered design practices, SEO, and conversion-based KPIs

Brand Design

Build a brand that resonates with your targets. ODW can help you use design, strategize and implement the right signals and visual messaging.

  • Goal Setting: Scoped research and analysis to understand your target audience and the competitive landscape
  • Brand Pillars: We cover the anatomy of all brands: strategy, visual identity, and voice
  • Deliverables: Brand guidelines, hero and supporting assets to ensure consistent branding across touch points

SaaS Product Design

ODW helps startups create user-centered products that are intuitive, visually rewarding, and successful. We work with your team to understand your audience requirements, and use technical design expertise to deliver winning solutions. Design user-centered SaaS products that engage and delight.

  • UX Design: User-centered decisioning around accessibility and friction reduction
  • Visual Design: Capture users' attention and keeps them engaged
  • UI Design: Intuitive and easy-to-use interface patterns
  • Monetization: Make paying you painless

App Development

Get web app development powered by technical expertise, clear communication, and modern project management tooling.

  • Scope: Scoped no-code options powered by Zapier, Airtable, and Webflow for MVP discovery
  • Build: Cross-platform development with as-needed custom databases, APIs, cms, authentication solutions, and everything needed for web-based software
  • Scale: Thorough testing and optimization to ensure high performance and stability

Testimonials & Reviews

2021 - 2023

  • App & Website
  • UI/X Design
  • Branding

Osborn Design Works has been AMAZING to work with!

"I get comments every week about our site's design, with comments ranging from 'This is beautiful' to 'Who designed your site and can I work with them asap?'. This is all thanks to Taylor and ODW. He is not just good at making things look nice - he truly approaches UX through a holistic lens. Everything comes back to how can we remove friction and make the experience as easy as possible for the user. Our company (Beaming Health) is small, but because of our design we get people thinking we're a 100+ person company. Designers like Taylor don't come around very often and we feel extremely lucky to get to work with him."

Christopher Olmanson

Founder of Beaming Health

2021 — 2024

  • App & Website
  • UI/X Design
  • Branding

High quality, reliable work

"We run at a fast paced startup environment and Osborn Design Works keeps up and keeps us getting high marks in the feedback we hear about our UX-UI. We wouldn't be where we are as a company without him. A high quality thinker and doer. Hard combo to find."

Kristin Jackson

Freespoke

2024

  • Design
  • Development

Top-tier web design and development professionals

The ODW team are top-tier web design and development professionals. I've collaborated with in-house developers, agencies, and freelancers on website projects, and this shop stands out as exceptional. They understand the critical importance of beautiful, visually appealing design for a brand's image and identity. Equally important, they have the technical expertise to ensure a seamless, aesthetically pleasing user experience across all devices and platforms.
Too often, developers lack effective communication skills, miss deadlines, and struggle to implement creative design concepts during the development phase. Taylor's approach is different. He actively consults and collaborates, consistently providing solutions to overcome design and technical hurdles. His team is transparent, responsive, and helpful throughout the entire process.
Taylor's iterative methodology allows for a well-considered, thoroughly vetted final product rather than a rushed, subpar result. The quality of their work is consistently excellent, exceeding expectations. If you require top-tier web design and development services, Taylor and his team should be your first choice.

Beulah Toth

Toth Capital

Design brings delight

We help startups succeed by creating business value through brand, web, and product design.