51 - 100 employees
No outside funding
Development & Interactive Agencies
IoT

Cantina Company Overview

Cantina Consulting is a strategic design and development agency in Boston, MA that helps organizations harness the power of design and technology to create experiences that matter. With expertise in product and service design, experience strategy, mobile and web development, and delivery enablement, Cantina is a trusted partner for Fortune 500 companies and high-growth startups in all major industries. Cantina works with some of the largest and most innovative companies on the planet, collaborating on projects in health & life science, Fintech, sports innovation, AR/VR, machine learning, and artificial intelligence. Cantina will help you find opportunities for innovation and growth, as well as design, develop, and deliver digital products and services that improve people's lives and enhance the human experience.

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WHAT WE'RE ABOUT

At Cantina we’re more than coworkers; we’re a community. We frequently organize events and gatherings, from our TechBark dog-friendly event to our hands-on Spark meetups where we learn about connected devices together.

Many Cantinistas bring their hobbies and outside interests to work with them. We love to share our interests with each other, including photography, cooking, sound engineering, woodworking, and more. We believe that loving where we work is core to designing and building great products and services for our clients.

WHAT WE BELIEVE

Cantina is all about its people. To come up with game-changing ideas for our clients, we hire bright, talented, and enthusiastic people. We support them by providing competitive pay and benefits, an inclusive and affirming culture, and opportunities for accelerated career growth in a stimulating environment. We also get out of our peoples’ way so they can do their best work by limiting bureaucracy and a formal management structure; and fostering a rich learning environment where anyone can take the lead. Cantina encourages collaboration across the company and strives to make everyone feel included in its success.

QUALITY OF LIFE

We work hard and enjoy what we do. We also enjoy spending time with family and friends, and for this reason, we encourage all of our employees to live full and meaningful lives outside of work.

CANTINA VALUES

  • Be Humble
  • Ask Questions
  • Experiment Often
  • Fight Mediocrity
  • Help Others
  • Listen Carefully
100 Summer St.
Boston, MA 02110

Blog

August 12, 2020
Our three 2020 Apple Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) attendees, Justin, Janus and Dakota, gleaned many useful ideas and highlights from the experience that they’d like to share. So, here they are: Justin Stuart Overall Thoughts on Format Every year, Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) makes sessions available online. But this was the first year that there was not also an in-person component. With no sessions taking place in front of a live audience, the sessions were ...
August 7, 2020
Cantina is excited to announce the launch of Upskilled: Solutions in the Learning Universe, a new podcast on Google, Spotify and Apple Podcasts by Cantina’s Education Technology Director Amy Baron. Together with leaders in education and workforce development, Amy explores questions such as: How can emerging technologies be used to design more effective and engaging learning experiences? How can we create learning that is easier to access and consume? How can institutions of Higher Education ...
July 29, 2020
With the advent of the mobile age has come an unprecedented opportunity to help those in disadvantaged communities. Independent apps like GoFundMe, Share the Meal, and Givelify, as well as large tech companies like Facebook and Apple, have made giving to charity more accessible and easy to use than ever before. These advances come with a set of unique challenges to designers interested in this space: What functions should we prioritize to best help those in need? How can our product stand out?...
July 19, 2020
☕ Cantina Coffee Chat is a new series we've developed to share knowledge about a variety of topics in innovation, design, and technology. It provides an interactive platform for hosting conversations between folks from inside Cantina as well as with outside thought leaders. We are excited to use this venue for starting a dialogue and helping others. We hope you enjoy the exchange. Check out past episodes: Episode 1: Best Practices in Remote Work Episode 2: Best Practices in Prototyping ...
July 8, 2020
The global Coronavirus pandemic has caused disruption across virtually every industry and forced organizations to rapidly re-evaluate their strategies in a changing market. Technology companies specifically have had to build and deploy new product features while also communicating critical, time-sensitive information to customers. Those with established design systems have had a leg up in adapting their offerings or getting new digital experiences launched quickly. A design system accelerates t...