A Studio for Shared Progress

We believe in design as a tool to create collective prosperity.


Silvia González
Design Director

What is shared progress?

"Creating with, not just for, the communities our work impacts."

Maria Ressa
Journalist & CEO of Rappler, Noble Peace Prize Winner

What is shared progress?

"Standing together in a world of violence, fear and lies."


We work with visionary leaders to progress sustainability, equity, and health through design and technology.

Our partners are diverse leaders at all scales — from non-profits to early-stage ventures to globally recognized brands.

Our focus areasEquity. Sustainability. Health.

Our approach

Our partners describe us as strategic extensions to their teams. Together, we co-create and grow brands, products, and services for the shared benefit of all those impacted by our work.


  • Co-creation Workshops
  • Audience & Market Research
  • Technical Analysis
  • Usability Testing


  • Product Strategy
  • Brand Identity
  • Brand Strategy & Guidelines
  • Design Systems
  • Communications Design
  • Mobile App Development
  • Ecommerce Development
  • CMS Development


  • Design Research
  • UX/Product Design
  • Content Strategy
  • Brand Strategy
  • Product Strategy
  • Measurement Planning
  • Technical Architecture
  • Art Direction

Our Team

A senior, hands-on team combining research, strategy, branding, technology and experience design.

Derek Vaz

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Principal Designer & CEO

Brad McDonald

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Managing Director

Josiah Bilagot

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Design Director

Silvia Gonzalez

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Design Director

Nelson Leung

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Design Director

Amos Marsters

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Senior Designer

Let's create together