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About Stranded digital agency

Agency at a glance

Stranded offers a variety of digital creative services, from UX/UI, web design, brand collateral, Shopify development, custom programming, Wordpress, mobile applications and content creation. We enjoy working with emerging brands in fashion and beauty, health and wellness, food and beverage, technology, and entertainment.

A Shopify Partner Agency

As a Shopify Partner agency, Stranded has the knowledge and expertise working with high growth Shopify clients. Our designers and developers work side by side to balance aesthetics with shopability. To meet the demands of a mobile-first world, we understand the importance of delivering a fast and exceptional shopping experience. We offer a variety of ecommerce services for Shopify customers, from front-end and back-end development, third party integrations, brand and product collateral, staff training, and conversion rate optimization.

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Our Services

Design UX UI
  • Design/Creative

  • UX/UI
  • Mobile-first approach
  • Prototyping
  • Brand collateral
  • Photography
  • Video production
Shopify Partner Development NYC
  • Ecommerce

  • Shopify development
  • Theme customization
  • Third party integrations
  • Online retail strategy
  • Conversion rate optimization
  • On-page SEO
  • Shopping on Instagram setup
Build custom websites NYC
  • Platform Development

  • Custom programming
  • Wordpress CMS
  • React Native applications
  • Server configuration
  • API integrations
  • Email automation
  • Site optimization


Patrick Kritchever Stranded

Patrick Kritchever

CEO and Creative Director

As CEO and Creative Director, Patrick provides creative and technical guidance to our designers, developers and content strategists throughout the project life cycle and ensures transparency and collaboration is front and center between client and agency.

Prior to Stranded, Patrick served as Chief Marketing Officer for Hey Hey Gorgeous, a tech company focused on driving traffic to curated beauty and fashion establishments. Under his leadership, the company received the Best of the Web 2012 award by InStyle Magazine and became one of the premiere voices in hair and beauty – building partnerships with prestige brands such as Procter & Gamble, The L’Oréal Group, and LVMH.

Patrick has been a guest speaker at Columbia University, University of Maryland, and LIM College in New York. During his free time, Patrick is a gym enthusiast, a youth soccer coach, movie buff, and considers himself a Star Wars and comics aficionado.