We are a digital design and development company crafting delightful user experiences for organizations of all sizes.

Urban Emu focuses on quality and innovation with every project. We integrate clients’ business goals into design strategies and visual solutions that result in successful products. We are creative technologists with a passion for intelligent, rapid and sustainable digital solutions.

Our team values a balanced understanding of usability, interaction, and visual design.

What we offer.

User Experience

• Persona & Scenario Study
• Content Strategy
• Userflow Development
• Prototype Creation

Digital Strategy

• Digital Brand Positioning
• User Engagement Strategy
• Brand Persona Study
• Development Plan


• Front & Backend Programming
• Content Management Systems
• E-Commerce Systems
• Cross Platform Mobile Development


• Creative Concept & UI Design
• Branding & Activation
• Storytelling
• Content Creation

Emerging Media

• App Design & Development
• Social Network Integration
• Experimental Design & Technology
• The Unknown


• Video & Photo Production
• Editing & Rendering
• 2D & 3D Animation
• Graphic Recording


Digital Entry Passes Made Easy

Smart tools to grow business and enhance customers experience at the same time.

Launch Project


Parental Controls

iPad App Design, Web Design/Development, Digital Media Collateral
Launch Project


Change for Charity

Mobile App Design, Prototyping, Development, and Branding
Launch Project

World Thrombosis Day

Global Awareness for a Global Problem

WTD seeks to increase global awareness of thrombosis, including its causes, risk factors, signs/symptoms and evidence-based prevention and treatment.

In proud collaboration with the The Yu Crew.

Launch Project

active bum

Choose Your Own Adventure App

iPad App Design, Concept Development, Illustration, and Branding


Faster Property Sharing

Mobile App Design, Prototyping, Development, and Branding

four eyed fish

Perspective is Everything.

Achieving results by linking inventive strategy with experienced implementation.
Launch Project

The team at Urban Emu facilitated a process that achieved my challenging objective … and then some. The site is sharp, unique and clever. From logo development to the website itself, the resulting web content is digital marketing that embodies what I offer to clients, and that I am proud to display.

Jenifer Beaudean – Principal/Consultant/Coach
four eyed fish, llc

Entrust Financial

Making Informed Decisions

Providing world-class investment strategies tailored specifically for your lifestyle.

Launch Project

Jersey Runner

Online race registration for runners on the go.

We built a responsive online event registration service offering custom event pages and race listings that utilize one of the industries best online registration software.

Launch Project

The Valentine Plunge

Online registration and fundraising tool for a plunge event supporting ALS patients.

We’ve been working with the Joan Dancy & PALS Foundation on the plunge event since the beginning. Our team has a passion for building online brands that support causes in need.

Launch Project

We take our process seriously…
well, sometimes.

Whether big or small, early stage start-up or established, we embed every element of our experienced process into each project we
work on.

Clients approach us at many different stages in the life of a product. As a result, we’ve built an efficient diverse team of designers, web and mobile developers, marketers, project managers, and quality assurance folks to ensure that we can meet any challenge.


Research Becomes Insight
Through intensive design research and strategic analysis, Urban Emu analyzes requirements, consumers and competitors, so that our vision is tightly aligned with business objectives.



Insights Become Ideas
We produce a range of design concepts to address the client’s challenge. We translate requirements, craft the user experience and design for rapid growth.



Ideas Become Functional
We process designs and build them for reality, facilitate testing, tweak to perfection, and launch. We then evaluate performance, act on results and iterate.


Functional Become Reality
We maintain and report success of the delivered product. With a celebratory pat on the back, we cherish our relationships and strive to offer the best product and service there is to offer.


Patrick Kesler
Principal + Chief Design Officer

John Masterson
Senior Executive Consultant

Mike Melli
Lead Technology Director

Brandon Tilley
Lead Software Developer

Gregory Hall
Digital Director

Kristin Belger
Design Director

Valon Sopi
Frontend Engineer UI/UX Design

Sherri Hall


New Jersey

11 Parker Ave.
Manasquan, NJ 08736

North Carolina

5960 Fairview Road, Suite 106
Charlotte, NC 28210

Contact Us

We love to hear about ideas big or small. Please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us regarding your project.

Email: hello@urbanemu.com
Phone: 732.749.0435

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