we use design + strategy (innovation) to develop products.

human centered research & development

We’re not just product designers. We’re thinkers, problem solvers, why finders, insight gatherers, researchers and experience creators.

We stop to ask why, when everyone else is asking, what colour?

We develop products that connect with the people using them while building powerful lasting ties to the brands they’re created for. We push to think bigger so businesses can compete on a global stage.

human centered research & development

We’re not just product designers. We’re thinkers, problem solvers, why finders, insight gatherers, researchers and experience creators.

We stop to ask why, when everyone else is asking, what colour?

We develop products that connect with the people using them while building powerful lasting ties to the brands they’re created for. We push to think bigger so businesses can compete on a global stage.

areas we like to play in

always exploring

Furniture

Materials

Startups

Sporting

Emerging tech

Healthcare

Global business

Consumer goods

areas we like
to play in

always exploring

Furniture

Materials

Startups

Sporting

Emerging tech

Healthcare

Global business

Consumer goods

discovery

Find your why. We’re futurists in the most practical of ways, we approach every project with a discovery phase of where you’ve been, your ‘why’ and where you want to go. Once we know your ‘why’ we can build a strategy that aligns our design actions with your business goals.

development

We’re research led and we get inspired by customer and market insights. We do this by engaging with stakeholders, allowing the project to be knowledge driven and enabling us to establish the highest level of value for the end user.

delivery

We don’t just follow the crowd, we like to tackle alternative problems with innovative solutions that put our minds to work. You’ll often find us executing on projects that explore the future of sustainability, advanced materials and the evolving consumer market.

collaborating is second nature

our network

collaborating is second nature

our network

  • Product Strategy
  • Future insight
  • Product Brand
  • Prototyping
  • Design and build
  • Concept design
  • Product rendering
  • Business growth
  • Market insights
  • Customer experience
  • R&D
  • Emerging technology
  • Experience design
  • Design thinking
  • Service design
  • Product design
  • Customer insights
  • Market research
  • Discovery sessions
  • Manufacturing
  • Design for manufacture
  • Product engineering
  • Project management
  • System design thinking

some of our great clients

know your why

Dive deep, why do you do what you do? Knowing your why means you have a north star to guide you. If everyone’s facing the same direction we can help build a pathway on which to deliver.

question the current

Is there a better way to achieve this? Deciding whether you’re taking the best approach or just following the status quo can help determine whether a project is heading down a pathway to success. Question early and take action.

build for the future

Don’t get left behind, design for future business models, technology and markets so you can keep your competitive advantage (or build a new one). What got you here, won’t keep you here.

connect + collaborate

Many minds make great work. We use our extensive network of experts to reach out and start a conversation. If we don’t do it, we know someone who does.

Founder
Design Director

Jesse Keith

I'm a design and innovation strategist, passionate about embracing emerging technologies. I believe in the importance of "discovery" led product development that creates intuitive human experiences that engage with the end-user.

My background in disruptive technologies and R&D strategies gives me the experience and leadership ability to manage new product development projects from concept to manufacture.

Design +
Strategy

Nick Dephoff

Great design is always the outcome of great thinking. I’m a big believer in understanding the “why” and aligning the design intent with the business goals. Getting everyone on the same page creates the best foundation for producing impactful engaging work.

My background in product and brand development allows me to realise ideas from start to finish and build unique IP so businesses can compete globally.

Founder
Design Director

Jesse Keith

I'm a design and innovation strategist, passionate about embracing emerging technologies. I believe in the importance of "discovery" led product development that creates intuitive human experiences that engage with the end-user.

My background in disruptive technologies and R&D strategies gives me the experience and leadership ability to manage new product development projects from concept to manufacture.

Design +
Strategy

Nick Dephoff

Great design is always the outcome of great thinking. I’m a big believer in understanding the “why” and aligning the design intent with the business goals. Getting everyone on the same page creates the best foundation for producing impactful engaging work.

My background in product and brand development allows me to realise ideas from start to finish and build unique IP so businesses can compete globally.

contact us

[email protected]

+64 22 099 8695

visit us

8 Rongotai Rd, Kilbirnie,

Wellington, 6022

contact us

[email protected]
vividorigin.com

+64 22 099 8695

visit us

8 Rongotai Rd, Kilbirnie,
Wellington, 6022

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