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

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...
July 5, 2020
EstateSpace, a financial technology company focused on physical asset management, debuted a new release of its mobile experience that adds inventory management, asset valuation, appraisal features and concierge services for its customers. To bring this new FinTech product experience to market, EstateSpace worked with Cantina, a Boston-based innovation agency. For the project, Cantina leveraged its 12-year track record of designing and developing award-winning digital products to establish a hig...
June 30, 2020
As of May 22, the COVID-19 death toll in the United States has passed 95,000. The response to the coronavirus pandemic has upended the global economy, ravaged the lives of billions globally, and forced entire industries to adapt. Contact tracing offers hope for relief from the inevitable onslaught of COVID-19. By tracing everyone who’s been in contact with an infected individual, it is possible for those who may have been exposed to the virus to isolate in order to prevent more infections. Th...
June 24, 2020
The diagram above is adapted from a recent lecture by David Cox, Director of the MIT-IBM Watson Lab. AI1 is going through a transition. Tremendous research and business interest within the last decade has pushed the technology to the beginning of a new era. Going through the broad phase has the potential to disrupt every known major industry. However, despite the attention AI has received, it is still largely unused. A recent O’Reilly report states 22% of professionals see “lack of insti...
June 24, 2020
Memo to 401k Participants: Don’t Overlook the Hidden Cost of Borrowing from your 401(k) The Coronavirus Stimulus Bill has created new exceptions that give 401(k) owners more favorable conditions to tap into their retirement accounts early, either for a loan or distribution. From increased loan limits to elimination of penalties, barriers are being removed to allow participants greater access to their 401k funds. With greater access to their retirement accounts, participants may consider mo...