Hi Contrast is a global design studio working with web3 infrastructure and financial services firms.
We specialize in helping startups and scale-ups create brands and digital experiences that accelerate growth, from initial product-market fit to hundreds of millions in annual revenue.
We begin every engagement by listening and learning, ensuring we have a strong understanding of your business context, target audience, functional requirements, and technical considerations.
Our team takes you through everything you need to know, step by step. Our discovery processes and planning workshops have helped create breakthrough solutions for some of the world’s most successful web3 firms.
We pay close attention to detail across every aspect of our work, ensuring each project component is executed to the highest standards. You receive customized strategy documents, detailed project briefs, and comprehensive timelines with clear deliverables.
Our team maintains open and consistent communication with clients throughout every step of the project lifecycle. We provide regular updates to evaluate work-in-progress, with quick loops to illustrate how we’ve incorporated your feedback into our designs.
We foster long-term partnerships with our clients. Our open communication allows for ongoing advice and support beyond the completion of each project to ensure its continued success. Just like you, we are in this for the long haul.
Evolving an OTC Trading Firm into a Full-Service Prime Brokerage
Genesis was looking to expand from an OTC trading desk to incorporate lending, derivatives, custody, and capital introduction services. Our new digital identity, website design, and relaunch helped drive transaction growth from $10B to $300B within 24 months.
Driving Interchain Ecosystem Growth
Axelar provides secure cross-chain communication across 50+ blockchains. Our brand identity and website redesign helped Axelar stand out visually and more effectively explain its value proposition, contributing to a 300% increase in transaction volume.
Creating Digital Properties for an AI Credit-Scoring and Lending Firm
Laso uses machine learning to help financial institutions expand access to capital. We designed the company’s brand, website, and digital strategy, helping drive its rapid growth to $6.5B in loans and an acquisition by Lendio.