“The value they bring to a project is immeasurable. A very professional group, that is always focused on asking the right question, digging into the core of the problem, and coming up with excellent strategic solutions.”

Matt Malament — Director of Strategy, IHG

Nine Labs has helped us deliver amazing value to our customers time and time again. Their ability to take nebulous concepts and drill down until they become quality products is second to none.

Adam Ferrando — Delta Air Lines

Trusted By

InterContinental Hotels Group, Shadow Ventures, The City of Atlanta, Committee to Protect Journalists, UPS Digital, Coca-Cola Innovation Studios, The State of Georgia, and more…

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Different By Design

In addition to our full-time staff at Atlanta HQ and regular presence in New York City, we retain a deep network of consultants, researchers, designers, engineers, developers, and analysts. Our extended team includes some of the most talented people in the industry, and when needed, we bring them in to get your project done right the first time.

 
 

Our Team

nine-labs-team Some of the team at our 2018 Client and Partner Appreciation Party. #fun

Team Leaders

Katie Garstin
Katie Garstin
Operations
Cleo Henderson
Cleo Henderson
Full-Stack Designer
Michael Hagel
Michael Hagel
Product and UX Design
Steve Smith
Steve Smith
Design Operations
 
Sophia Prater
Sophia Prater
User Experience Strategy
Lacey Irvin
Lacey Irvin
User Experience Design
Jina Anne
Design Systems Lead
Wells Burke
Wells Burke
Engineering
 

Our Founder & President

J Cornelius — Business Strategist & Designer

J has been making software and building companies since 1996. He leads our team of strategy, design, and technology professionals and has built a reputation for quickly understanding complex problems and leading teams to a creative solution.

He’s been a private consultant to numerous other enterprises, innovation labs, startups, and other organizations. He speaks at events across the globe about human-centered design, design thinking, product innovation, software development methodologies and the psychology of customer experience.

His Amazon best-selling book, “Loops, Building Digital Products with Clarity and Confidence”, is available at https://loopsbook.com