We are a team of multi-disciplinary designers and makers —

Mission

The best digital products and services balance utility, simplicity, and beauty. Our mission is to create user experiences that achieve this balance to empower people and businesses to do new and better things.
Workspace of an O/M designer, including keyboard, trackpad, phone, notebook, and pen.
 
 

Process

Partnering closely with our clients, we blend strategy, user experience design, visual design, and branding over a series of iterative cycles to create products that solve real problems for people and businesses.
 
Books in the O/M space. Including books about Dieter Rams, data visualization, graphic design, and design thinking.

Services

Strategy
Research
Design sprints
Persona creation
Content strategy
Brand and visual
Branding
Visual design
Iconography
Illustration
User experience
Product design
System mapping
Prototyping
User validation
Production
Design systems
Design libraries
Documentation
 
 

Team

We are curious generalists. Our team’s experience spans leadership roles at large tech companies, art direction at agencies, and founding startups. We believe our varied backgrounds make us qualified to tackle problems at any scale.

O/M was founded in 2013 by Rob Young. Prior to forming the studio, Rob spent over a decade designing products and services for Apple, Google, startups, and design firms.

Learn more about careers at O/M
O/M workspace with designers working on computers. In the background are posters by Aaron Draplin including those from the ‘Thick Lines’ poster series.