Initiative to build a chat UI that is combination of a great UX and UI has been both personal and professional. I tried to create this chat for a company use, however, the modules has been scratched from the project and concept existed.
List of chats
Since the amount of employees has been significant, we were trying to figure out a way to have a chat that is familiar to any other platform that the users have on their phone. The list is very similar to all, so we decided to not reinvent the wheel and stick with proven concepts.
Easy to read and write. Just what you want from a messaging interface
Most important part was the messaging itself, of course. The current look is based on the preferences of the users who were most familiar with Messenger from Facebook and WhatsApp.