Ptype is a full service
UX and Product Design Agency

We design and improve products and services through research and prototyping.

We solve problems using empathy, magic and user-centered design thinking. We architect everything that touches your customer or your customer can touch.

Remarkable designs. Passionate UX experts.

Our realistic, clickable, interactive, medium and high fidelity Axure prototypes will allow you to see ideas spring to life. We use these to brainstorm, iterate design, share with stakeholders, and test on users.

We are available to agencies, startups, and companies of all sizes and locations for short-term and long-term UX projects.

Ptype is refreshingly different.

Innovation. Extensive experience and expertise.

No sales people, no bait and switch, no overpromising or surprise pricing.

Because you need so much more than “just wireframe something.” And patching the old thing isn’t working anymore.

We architect, craft, and construct the best solutions and designs for your target audiences.

We value communication highly. We don’t talk over your head. We involve you in the process and make sure you understand what we’re doing and why.

We do corporate jobs for non-corporate people at corporations.

We’re casual and fun. Honest and tenacious.

We’re Mary Poppins… we come in, we fix everything, and we fly away until needed again.

Main Areas of Service

UX Strategy, Innovation, Design, and Optimization

Product and experience design for digital interfaces including websites and apps.

Service Design

Service design focusing on processes, motivation, employee experience, and customer delight.

Axure Prototyping

Axure prototyping for brainstorming, iteration, user testing, impressing investors, and more.

Axure Training

We’re one of the few Axure-recommended trainers on the planet.

UX Training

Training on UX topics for UX practitioners, non-UX roles, managers, and executives.

Upcoming Training Workshops

Latest Company

  • We will be exhibiting at the EU Startups event in Barcelona in April 2018.
  • We will be exhibiting and speaking at WeAreDevelopers in Vienna in May 2018.
  • We have started a User Research project for a new Silicon Valley startup.
  • Our new Italy SRL and office will be open in March 2018. We always serve customers worldwide. Now we’ll also speak Italian and take Euros.

Ptype Clients Include:


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