method_01_welcome.jpg
method_02_onthego.jpg
clipboard.jpg
dashboard.jpg
realtime.jpg
talent.jpg
program.jpg
timesheets.jpg
brett-mascot.jpg
IMG_3321.JPG
culture_collage.jpg
fullhouse.jpg
leadership.jpg
graffitidemo.jpg
moxies_onstage_cropped.jpg
voltron.jpg
8888bit.jpg
giveforward_hero.jpg
guaranteedrate.jpg
fooda.jpg
glossre.jpg
SiteComps_02_0000_home.jpg
07_confirming.jpg
pumpkin_carving.jpg
method_01_welcome.jpg

Welcome


SCROLL DOWN

Welcome


Let’s build the future
of experiential marketing!

talkingheads_method.jpg
method_02_onthego.jpg

And the future is...


Mobile! (Duh) 

SCROLL DOWN

And the future is...


Mobile! (Duh) 

“Our entire business is geared towards people who are on the move. 30-40% of our users don’t even own a computer.”

 

talkingheads_method.jpg
clipboard.jpg

Goodbye Clipboard


SCROLL DOWN

Goodbye Clipboard


“The system is antiquated.
It can be better. Much better”

 

talkingheads_method.jpg
dashboard.jpg

Hello Dashboard


SCROLL DOWN

Hello Dashboard


“Live events have a lot of moving parts. Real-time information — gate info, SMS, etc.  it’s not being handled well and that’s a problem”

talkingheads_method.jpg
realtime.jpg

Reality = Real-Time


SCROLL DOWN

Reality = Real-Time


“This platform serves an emerging group of contractors. 15,000 strong and growing.”

talkingheads_method.jpg
talent.jpg

The Talent is Here


SCROLL DOWN

The Talent is Here


“We want to create transparency into what they’re getting.”

 

program.jpg

Make information Accessible


SCROLL DOWN

Make information Accessible


“This industry is growing. There’s more focus on results. The microscope on the work we do is amplified.”

 

talkingheads_method.jpg
timesheets.jpg

The time is now


SCROLL DOWN

The time is now


“We’re in it to win it.”

 

talkingheads_method.jpg
brett-mascot.jpg

Eight Bit?


SCROLL DOWN

Eight Bit?


“Wait, who are these guys again?”

talkingheads_method.jpg
IMG_3321.JPG

Back in '08...


Before groupon was a household name

SCROLL DOWN

Back in '08...


Before groupon was a household name

It started with a smile...

A few colleagues got together one night and thought it would be fun to make a website honoring the undeniable shining beacon of freedom that is Joe Biden’s smile

JBT_home_cropped.png

And it was fun.

So we thought, let’s keep this party going.

 

culture_collage.jpg

Culture is King


We are just as concerned with the health and well-being of our team, as the work we produce for our clients.

SCROLL DOWN

Culture is King


We are just as concerned with the health and well-being of our team, as the work we produce for our clients.

We set out to create the kind of studio we would want to work at.

Where you can do the best work of your career, get inspired by your colleagues, and have a great time along the way.

fullhouse.jpg

So we did.


SCROLL DOWN

So we did.


Why should we work with these clowns?

 

talkingheads_method.jpg
leadership.jpg

We have hands-on leaders


SCROLL DOWN

We have hands-on leaders


We have balanced leadership across disciplines, which is rare.

This helps our team to be one of the most collaborative studios around.

leadership_steve.png
leadership_don.png
leadership_john_new.png

Steve Polacek
Founder / Creative

Don Bora
Founder / Technology

John W Ostler
Founder / UX & UI

graffitidemo.jpg

We get stuff done.


From day 1, our team is poised to help you focus and execute your vision.

SCROLL DOWN

We get stuff done.


From day 1, our team is poised to help you focus and execute your vision.

Our team has shipped 60+ times over 5 years in the form of mobile apps, games, and websites.

ux.jpg
design.jpg
development.jpg

USER EXPERIENCE

  • User Research
  • Gap Analysis
  • User Persona Development
  • Site Maps
  • User Flows
  • Story Boards
  • Interaction Patterns

EXPERIENCE DESIGN

  • Branding
  • Branding Guide
  • Responsive Website Design
  • Native Mobile Design
  • Native Tablet Design
  • Startup Pitch Document
  • Custom Illustration
  • Character Design
  • Animation

DEVELOPMENT

  • Responsive Web
  • HTML5 Canvas & Javascript
  • Native App Sprite Boards
  • Ruby On Rails
  • Objective-C iOS
  • Unity 3D C#
  • JAVA Android
  • Drupal

OTHER IMPORTANT STUFF:  Project Management, Content Strategy, Quality Assurance testing, Code Review for iOS & Ruby

moxies_onstage_cropped.jpg

We get people talking


SCROLL DOWN

We get people talking


“These guys are good” - The Street.

Our work has been featured in publications such as USA Today, BrandWeek, MSNBC, Fast Company, The New York Times Blog, The Daily Beast, Mashable.com, and garnered attention in multiple Ruby on Rails and CSS industry blogs.

 

voltron.jpg

We are battle-tested


We've assembled an all senior level team of digital experts.

SCROLL DOWN

We are battle-tested


We've assembled an all senior level team of digital experts.

Our team is stacked and ready to go.

people.jpg
8888bit.jpg

Samples


SCROLL DOWN

Samples


Talk is cheap! Let’s see the goods.

talkingheads_method.jpg
giveforward_hero.jpg

GiveForward


Mobile App for iOS

SCROLL DOWN

GiveForward


Mobile App for iOS

Design, UX and iOS App Development

As the leading crowdfunding platform for healthcare, GiveForward is on a mission to change people's lives every day. Like many organizations, GiveForward realizes that mobile plays a key role in reaching their potential. The ability to have a product accessible to customers at all times is a key to driving habitual and sustained usage. They came to Eight Bit looking for a partner to help build an mobile experience that would empower their user base with better tools for engagement and managing their fundraiser efforts.

guaranteedrate.jpg

Guaranteed Rate


Deliver a Seamless Responsive Web and Mobile Experience.

SCROLL DOWN

Guaranteed Rate


Deliver a Seamless Responsive Web and Mobile Experience.

UX, Design, and Responsive UI Development

Guaranteed Rate is committed to customer satisfaction. The proof is in their 77% Net Promotor® Score and 96% customer satisfaction rating. They're doing everything they can to bring transparency and simplicity to what is often a painful process. Eight Bit studios helped bring responsive design to their loan application and management process.

fooda.jpg

Fooda


Fooda provides awesome food at reasonable prices to employees while at work.

SCROLL DOWN

Fooda


Fooda provides awesome food at reasonable prices to employees while at work.

UX and Design

“The brilliant and creative team at Eight Bit Studios not only produced high quality work, but also managed to ensure we had a lot of fun along the way.”

Greg Johnson | VP Technology & Marketing
Check out Fooda.com 

 

glossre.jpg

Glossre


A site and mobile app dedicated to sharing our homes with friends and family.

SCROLL DOWN

Glossre


A site and mobile app dedicated to sharing our homes with friends and family.

Branding, Design, UX, UI, App Development for Web and iOS

SiteComps_02_0000_home.jpg

Parasite


A custom database, CMS and interface for scientists to document and track parasite activity all over the world.

SCROLL DOWN

Parasite


A custom database, CMS and interface for scientists to document and track parasite activity all over the world.

App Development & Design

parasite_UX.JPG
07_confirming.jpg

Very Moved


Make moving simple, transparent and easy.

SCROLL DOWN

Very Moved


Make moving simple, transparent and easy.

Branding, Design, UX, UI, App Development

pumpkin_carving.jpg

Thanks


SCROLL DOWN

Thanks


We can help with your mission to transform the experiential marketing industry.

Let's build something we're proud of, make some money, and have a great time doing it. 

 

IMG_0719_square_300x300.jpg

Brett Mackie
Director of Accounts
brett@eightbitstudios.com
773.562.7087m