30 Most Innovative Companies 2018
Digitization of businesses was a radical make-over. Gone are the days of direct sales. Customers today are pampered with real-time based, location-based, and zero-error solutions by platforms like Amazon, Google, Apple and plenty others. Low implementation costs, improved response turnaround times are a few of the various benefits of digitization. Digitization is the lifeline of any business because it helps them modify and customize their products and services according to the changing business values, and as per their customers. It also helps automate internal processes letting the employees focus on things that really matter.
Ignyte Group is a consulting company that digitalizes businesses, and they do it differently. Ignyte is more than just a consultancy – it helps bridge the gap between consulting and design to create powerful digital experiences for businesses and their users. The company in Washington, DC was founded in the year 2014. Ignyte believes in a start-up culture, and they believe that the secret behind their success is their team of multi-skilled experts. Their services include Digital Experience Design, Digital Transformation, Branding & Digital Marketing, Analytics & Information Management, and Training & Management. Their aura of support extends to the healthcare, financial, transportation, legal, consulting firms, government and many other sectors.
Ignite was ranked by Vault as the 20th Best Overall Firm in North America in the year 2018, and a number-six as the Boutique Consulting Firm. And in 2017, it was named by the Washingtonian as one of the Great Places to Work in Washington DC.
Our Employees are Our Strength
Ignyte is a start-up and it prefers to remain a startup. Creativity builds the team at Ignyte. The internal culture and programs at Ignyte mentor its employees to be proficient in at least two non-complimentary skills, which according to them sparks amazing and unpredictable results benefitting both them and their clients equally.
Solutions: The Modus Operandi
Ignyte does not build solutions, instead, they work hand-in-hand with the clients to understand the way they work and design solutions that best fit their needs. The team at Ignyte, irrespective of the roles that each serves at the company, stays connected with a common design language. This unique approach of instilling user expectations and ideas into everyone’s mind help them deliver the “best solution” to their clients thereby earning their trust.
The products that support their mission are Slack for Enterprise Communications, Bonusly for establishing a culture of public recognition and rewarding of good ideas and better work, and Officevibe for continual organizational feedback and improvement. The list doesn’t end there; Ignyte has established partnerships with some very innovative product stores that haven’t gotten the exposure yet, that they deserve in the US. A few such innovative solutions include Wizdom, an innovative solution that transforms traditional SharePoint sites into a functional and beautiful intranet, Siren – an extremely intuitive data investigation and analysis solution.
The fresh and innovative solutions at Ignyte are as a result of their continuous efforts to reinvent, and planning to develop solutions to address the challenges in the future.
Services Earning a Happy Clientele
Ignyte’s Digital-Experience-Design service gives the digital presence of a business a new life through their immersive and innovative designs and solutions. Ignyte creates modern, mobile-ready websites catered to the client company’s key customer personas using the newest, innovative UI/UX design. Their developers create stunning interactive mobile apps that bring your workflows, processes, maps, or shopping carts right to the consumer’s fingertips. Their offerings include voice apps too, helping companies collaborate with the many IoT devices available today.
Digital-Transformation ensures the complete movement of a business into the digital world. It starts by creating roadmaps detailing the digital transformation, be it a movement into the cloud, consolidating software tools or any other requirement. Ignyte helps companies frame policies and regulations making it future-ready. Hosting development programs to discover innovativeness within the client space, best-fit vendor selection and their management, and aiding in cloud migration are the other strategies included in this program.
Branding & Digital Marketing is one term for Ignyte. With their Identity Design, Digital Marketing Campaigns, and Video Development mechanisms promote a company’s story and personality. According to Ignyte, Branding doesn’t just promote products, but it is the pulse that keeps a company alive and moving forward. Their services include designing logos, color schemes, brand messaging and guidelines, digital marketing using the latest trends, and video development.
Analytics & Information Management focuses on deriving key-insights from the huge data produced by businesses. Data scientists at Ignyte create easily understandable data models, dashboards, and graphics that includes the key information necessary for making an impactful decision. Ignyte uses machine learning to identify patterns in the stream of data and to effectively manage it.
Training & Change Management plan by Ignyte breaks the stereotypic ways for training and organizational change which are usually all-day-lectures and static handouts. Ignyte makes the teams change-ready through their engaging, custom-tailored, scenario-based interactive training seminars that are created in accordance with the leaders of that organization.
“People get more “creative” when they get more confident in themselves and their ability to synthesize new solutions when needed. Once that confidence is established, creativity comes naturally.”
“We Never Think “It can’t be done” - We know we’re going to hit obstacles each and every day, and we’re going to find a way through.”
“We’re excited to have service offerings, to address these challenges, already prepped, proven and ready to go as our customers open their eyes to these innovative possibilities.”