About Design Interpretive

We have passion for the success of our clients through design that zings and a user experience that wows. What's different about us? We aren't in business to win UX design awards. We are in business for you, our customers. We listen to you, and we deliver to your objectives.

DI's materials and marine environment experience and of course, design ideas, were instrumental in coming up with something of true beauty in form and efficient function.

Dave Bradly, Competition Composites Inc.

Industrial Design

Whether you are in business communications, collaboration software and services, mobile and consumer products, our award winning industrial design team will turn your product idea into reality. From small handheld and desktop devices to large complex and interactive systems, our team will differentiate your product with an eye-popping aesthetic that is grounded in usability and production requirements.

Our Industrial Design Process

Concept Creation

The concept generation stage of product development is where the skill, experience and creativity of Design Interpretive’s design team are used to generate designs which address the identified needs of the clients and the users to create a ‘unique and distinctive' product experience.

Whether large or small our team will insure your product will be easy to use, easy to choose, and highly valued.


Design concepts can presented in a variety of formats to get executives and development team buy-in and/or conduct market testing before committing to product development and manufacturing.

We can provide you with any of the following: Storyboard illustrations, 2D rendering, 3D computer images, photo-realistic images, or painted and finished models

Working with Design Interpretive was a great experience. Their UI prototyping tools enabled us to quickly experiment with workflows and make better user interface design decisions.

Nicholas Lea, Nortec

UI Design

World-class user experiences are born out of the synergy between the science of analysis and imaginative design. We will help you better understand your target users and delight your customers with an inspiring, memorable UI design for your web, mobile, or desktop application.

The time it takes to make a decision increases as the number of alternatives increases.

Hick's Law

Usability Testing and Research

Observation. Analysis. Actionable recommendations. Our research services will provide you with the data you need to drive decision making, inspire design, and achieve stakeholder agreement. And our usability testing services will enable you to get your solution right, driving up your ROI by reducing support costs.

Some Of Our Clients

  • E-Trade mobile UX design
  • Avaya Alive virtual service UX design
  • Cassidian icon and graphic design
  • Nautel digital UHF TV industrial design
  • Embotics user experience design
  • Geo Pro Messenger UI design
  • Safenet Sentinel industrial design
  • mitel mi-voice industrial design
  • March Networks hybrid recorder industrial design
  • Motorola Inc. customer survey
  • Mobile UX, UI, and website design
  • Web application UI design
  • Fast Composites industrial design
  • Corel Corporation mobile UX design


Check out a sample of our industrial design, graphical user interface design, and usability research projects below. We'd love to hear from you and discuss the design experience and expertise we can bring to your project.

Mobile and Tablet UX and GUI for Camcloud iOS and Android app.

Mobile and Tablet App


Mobile app UI design collaboration with Corel Corporation on 'Cinco', the hands-on IOS companion app for Painter.

Cinco iPad App

Corel Corporation

Tablet-based conference/video phone with superior audio quality plus the ability to seamlessly share ideas and files with others with built-in, in-room presentation display capabilities.

MiVoice Industrial Design


Tablet-based GUI design collaboration with Mitel on a reimagining of the audio conferencing set.

MiVoice User Experience


Conducted online user testing of the redesign of EDC's website. The results provided an assessment of the navigation paths for key customer tasks and provided recommendations for optimizing website navigation.

Remote User Testing

Export Development Canada

Nautel’s digital UHF TV transmitters proudly stand out in a mixed vendor environment.

TV Broadcast Equipment


We have conducted end-user usability testing on a variety of applications and platforms for private sector clients and crown corporations.

Usability Testing

Private Sector and Crown Corps.

Fun and immersive virtual worlds for collaboration, learning, training, sales and support.

AvayaLive Engage User Experience


Delivering IT as a service quickly and with simplicity.

V-Commander Web Application


Set top box interface for delivering streaming content to the home.

Media Interface for TV


Adjustable composite arms lighten the load and increase the appeal of Freedom Lift’s tender carrying solution.

Composite Arm


We have conducted customer surveys and website satisfaction surveys for major canadian crown corporations and SMBs. Our action-oriented recommendations provide a clear roadmap to understanding customer needs and enhancing satisfaction and loyalty.

Customer and User Surveys

Crown Corporations and SMBs

A rugged yet affordable two way satellite communicator paves the way for a more connected planet.

GeoPro Messenger


Web application interface for business telephony administration and end user communications configuration.

Telephony Web Application

Broadview Networks

A sample of our icon design work for various clients.

Icons and Graphic Design

Cross-Client Sample

A re-styling of March Networks Hybrid Network Video Recorders.

Hybrid Network Video Recorder

March Networks

Qualitative feedback on Spotwave's new product to enhance cell phone coverage in service provider dead zones. Identified key weaknesses and barriers to market.

Focus Group Concept Testing


"For many years our company has had a successful business relationship with Design Interpretive. They are very experienced in designing graphics for telephony and radio applications. They have a good understanding of different design styles and trends. They are creative and innovative in iconography. They facilitate easy collaboration and exchange of ideas. Design Interpretive delivers quality work on time and on cost."

Janusz Janulewicz - Manager, Software Development

Contact Us

[email protected]
T: 613.784.7340, F: 613.784.7318

1309 Carling, Avenue, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada