Whipsaw

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Whipsaw, under the leadership of design visionary Dan Harden, is a highly acclaimed strategy, industrial design, digital design, and engineering consulting firm. For over 20 years, Whipsaw has created successful products and immersive experiences for diverse industries including consumer electronics, housewares, computing, robotics, medical, scientific, and commercial products for clients such as Google, Brita, Cisco, Dell, Ford, GE, Meta, Tile, Intel, Merck, Nike, Olympus, Samsung, Sony, Uber, and Tonal. Whipsaw is renowned for its design ideology, functional and relevant innovations focused on intuitive product solutions that enrich the human experience.

Whipsaw product solutions always aim to support our client’s business objectives with a goal to increase revenue, improve market position, and enhance corporate value. At the same time, the team strives to connect with end users by creating intuitive, clever, emotional design that’s relevant to that user’s life and problem. They strategically align all elements that make a great product or brand experience by merging innovation, problem-solving, form, function, usability, and cost into holistic solutions that simply resonate.

Whipsaw has been widely published; has won over 230 Industrial Design Awards, and has creations in the Smithsonian Institution Cooper Hewitt Design Museum and the Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design. Fast Company magazine ranked Whipsaw among the Top 5 design firms in the world and in 2014 Whipsaw CEO Dan Harden was named one of the 100 Most Creative People in Business, calling him “design’s secret weapon”.

www.whipsaw.com


Awards

  • Core77 Honorable Mention Skrolla 2022
  • Red Dot TP-Link Tapo 2022
  • Chicago Athenaeum Good Design Empatica EmbracePlus 2021
  • International Design Awards Bronze Tile Trackers 2021
  • Red Dot Tile Trackers 2022
  • IDEA Silver Martian Home Cleaning Robot 2021
  • International Design Awards Gold Martian Home Cleaning Robot 2021
  • Chicago Athenaeum Good Design Martian Home Cleaning Robot 2021
  • iF Finalist Tonal 2021
  • IDEA Gold Tonal 2020
  • Goldreed Industrial Design Award Tonal 2020
  • Red Dot Tonal 2019
  • Chicago Athenaeum Good Design Tonal 2019
  • Good Design Award Australia Tonal 2019
  • International Design Awards Tonal 2019
  • European Product Design Award Tonal 2019
  • Red Dot TP-Link Deco Series 2021
  • International Design Awards Silver TP-Link Deco Series 2021
  • Chicago Athenaeum Good Design TP-Link Deco Series 2021
  • iF Award TP-Link Deco Series 2021
  • Goldreed Industrial Design Award TP-Link Deco Series 2021
  • CES Innovations TP-Link Deco Series 2020

Clients

  • Abbot Labs
  • Alza
  • Apnicure
  • Aristocrat
  • Avaya
  • Avery
  • Bobrick
  • Colgate
  • Dell
  • Dropcam
  • Eton
  • Gatan
  • GE
  • Google
  • Griffin
  • Haier
  • Highfive
  • Huawei
  • IGT
  • Intel
  • Kaleidescape
  • Leapfrog
  • Leitz
  • Livescribe
  • Merck
  • Motorola
  • Netgear
  • Nike
  • Olympus
  • Pano Logic
  • Pioneer
  • Roku
  • Samsung
  • SunPower
  • Thermo-Scientific
  • Topcon
  • Yubo
  • Bosch
  • Cisco
  • Ford
  • Haier
  • Sony
  • Avinger
  • OMsignal
  • Sprimo
  • TP-Link
  • Miroculus
  • Empatica
  • Tile
  • Tonal
  • Omnicell
  • Hisense
  • Koda
  • Medostic
  • Ventir
  • Glint
  • Uber
  • Bear Robotics
  • Koniku
  • Openpath
  • Blumio
  • Silk Road Medical

Founded

1999


Staff Size

36


Whipsaw

Fields

  • Industrial Design
  • Engineering
  • Interaction Design

Typical Project Budget

Not Specified


Main Office

434 South First Street
San Jose, CA 95113
United States

Inquiries

Dan Harden
phone: 408 297 9771
fax: 408 297 9775
Website: www.whipsaw.com hello@whipsaw.com


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