EatonGolden is now Crux Collaborative

We collaborate with large companies to design complex, transactional, data-driven user experiences.



For nearly two decades we’ve designed applications and websites people use to complete the critical tasks of their work and their lives. It’s what we do. It’s what we’ve always done.


Our clients bring their business expertise. We bring our user experience expertise. Together, we create user experiences that meet business objectives and delight those who use them.

User Research

Our company was founded as a usability research firm. It was the first consulting service we offered and remains the foundation of our design work and approach.




Usability research, assessment, planning, and design of complex user experiences. This is what we specialize in.



The best team for solving challenging UX problems. Specialists with deep expertise in designing transactional, data-driven, highly regulated user experiences.



Over 14 years of proven success gathering user input and collaborating with large companies to solve complex user experience challenges.


Our Point Of View

  • Team Up with Us at Time to Fly

    Team Up with Us at Time to Fly

    On June 21st 2014, we will come together in the spirit of collaboration to support Children’s Cancer Research Fund’s annual Time to Fly with our friends and families as Joggers for Julian. This event is a great example of many people joining together to support one shared goal -- to eradicate childhood cancer.
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  • The Mobile Web: An Illustrated Look II

    The Mobile Web: An Illustrated Look II

    Ferris Bueller once said, “Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it.” It’s true -- especially in today’s mobile landscape. Technology changes, new tablets and smartphones enter the market, devices become more affordable, and network speeds increase.
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