Everything we do is based on empathy and action.

About Us

Partner Design is a digital design studio based in Leelanau County, just outside Traverse City, Michigan with a remote digital team based in the United States. We are intentionally small and intimate. 


Design and Consulting are our foundations through which we offer all services.


Direct Advisement
Brand Audit & Direction
Creative Direction
Platform Direction
Budget Projection
Project Timeline Projection
Creative Team Direction


Brand Strategy and Research
Brand Guidelines
Competitive Analysis
Creative Direction
Logo Design and Evolution
Custom Typography


User Interface Design (UI/UX)
Motion Graphics / Animation
Responsive Website Design
Responsive Web Development
Analytics & Reporting
SEO and Copywriting

Email & Social

Growth Strategy
Email Template Design
Email Template Development
Platform Design & Direction
Pinterest Management & Direction
Ad Management & Design


Competitive Analysis
Creative Direction
Platform Set-Up
Show Design
Technical Design
Studio Design & Build

Mobile & Application

App Audit & Direction
IOS Design & Development
Android Design & Development
SASS Application Design
SASS Application Development


Print Direction & Consultation
Packaging Design
Stationery Design
Corporate Collateral Design
Poster & Marketing Collateral
Signage & Wayfinding
Books & Magazine Layout

Photo & Video

Art Direction
Studio Photography
Environment Photography
Product Photography
Social Ad Photography
Editing & Retouching

View Our Process

Not Sure what you need?

Book a consulting session

We offer a single session introduction where we send you an intake form to fill in time for the session. Within the reserved hour, we will go through all the answers from the intake and give you some concrete steps you can take in order to achieve your goals. We will advise on budget, technology, and even give a direct referral to a designer/developer/company that would serve your exact needs. Ideally, this is a power hour of value for you. Send us an email through the contact page to get started.

Book a Session

The three ways we bill.

How much does this cost? Great question, but there isn’t a set answer. We offer a custom service that requires a bit more understanding of the project demands to set a project estimated cost. However, we offer a custom proposal for all new projects that align with our vision and availability. Check out our Process page for more on that.

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You need a website, logo, digital platform consulting all added up into one project. This is your option. One price for a list of services all built up into one project. This is the most common project we do, and typically is the best value for our clients.


Typically set in 3 months, 6 months, or annual agreements. In essence, you are reserving our team for the monthly hours and tasks you need to complete. We know the hours you need us, you know the cost upfront.


Do you have additional consulting hours or an open timeline where you just need help on a short term basis? This is where hourly billing comes in. This is also typically an option we only reserve for existing or past clients, but custom arrangements can always be made.