We build software products which never lose sight of the people who use them.

Hire Us for your Next Project

We’ve made life better for people at some of the worlds most respected brands.

  • General Electric
  • Southwest Airlines
  • Bayer
  • Cleveland Metroparks
  • Virtual Hold
  • Microsoft

“The Refinery is a firm full of gifted and passionate user experience experts. They represent the end user well and strike a great balance between product perfection and the reality of time and budget constraints.”

Discovery Workshop

Bring your next software idea to us for a day long workshop with our software experts. We'll bring one of our senior project teams to strategize with you on personas, use cases, wireframes and technical strategies.

Our workshops are low-risk and high value. They are a great fit for planning minimally viable products, exploring complex algorithms, or prototyping unique user interfaces.