The Best Branding Companies in the World

List of the Best Branding Companies in the World

Looking for a top branding agency?

The right brand can speak to potential customers. It tells the right story and personifies a company’s voice and vision.

That's why we've created this list of the best branding consultants for you to review. Read through company descriptions, former clients, and notable projects to find the best fit for your business.

  • 1

    Traina Design

    Branding agency Traina Design is located in San Diego. Since 2005, the team of 18 has specialized in web design and development, branding, and logo design.

    Notable Project

    Traina Design conducted branding and web design for an e-learning platform. Along with working on the user interface and experience of the website, the agency did logo design work and made videos. Their work had excellent reviews. Traina Design constantly met the client's expectations.

    "The biggest gift for our company has been finding this exceptional [Traina Design] team and making them an integral part of everything from the beginning."- Founder of Learning Platform

    Former clients
    Facebook
    PR Bar
    UCSD
    Microsoft
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place San Diego, CA
    4.9
    4.9
    25 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    ADDYS (2018)

  • 2

    C42D

    C42D is a branding agency based in New York. Since 2010, the agency and its team of eight have been specializing in web design, branding, and UX/UI design. 

    Notable Project

     A health insurance plan company needed a rebranding when the Affordable Care Act took effect. C42D conducted research and created content to be implemented on an updated website. C42D created digital, print, and messaging for the client. 

    "Everyone at C42D took the time to understand our business, resulting in accurate and impressive work." - Founder of Health Plan Company

    Former clients
    Youtube
    Adidas
    Google
    Reebok
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place New York, NY
    4.8
    4.8
    26 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Adobe Business Solutions Partner

  • 3

    BrandTuitive

    BrandTuitive is a branding agency based in New York. Founded in 2010, their team of about 20 employees provides branding, advertising, and marketing strategy services primarily for midmarket and enterprise businesses.

    Notable Project

    BrandTuitive worked with a company to assist it in positioning itself as a brand and identifying target audiences. BrandTuitive also worked on customer reaction and messaging to help the client develop a consistent message.

    "They're very genuine, and I definitely felt like they were fully committed to the work." – CEO, Luxury Jewelry Company

    Former clients
    Nespresso
    Economist Magazine
    Simply Wine
    ShopKeep
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $75,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place New York, NY
    5.0
    5.0
    9 Clutch reviews
  • 4

    WANT Branding

    WANT Branding is a strategic agency with offices in New York City, Miami, FL, and Denver, CO. Since 1999, the firm and its team of about 4-10 employees has specialized in all things branding and advertising. 

    Notable Project

    A bank was going through a merger, so they hired WANT Branding to ensure that the process ran smoothly. Throughout three-stages, WANT Branding produced over 60 potential names, and six possible branding campaigns. The client prides WANT Branding on their availability. 

    "They [WANT Branding] are truly customer-focused. They play within the rules that are dictated by the circumstance."- Founder & CMO, Bank

    Former clients
    Royal Caribbean
    MetLife
    Lumber Liquidators
    LiveNation
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place New York City, NY
    4.9
    4.9
    67 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Awwwards Nominee

  • 5

    Matchstic

    Matchstic is a brand identity house that was founded in 2003 in Atlanta, GA. The team of about 20 employees focuses on branding, specifically brand strategy, visual identity, naming and brand messaging. Operating at the intersection of art and commerce, Matchstic aims to solve complex problems using strategy, creative thinking, and smart design.

    Notable Project

    Matchstic worked with an after-school organization in Atlanta to update brand messaging so the organization could connect to its target audience better. The main part of the project entailed creating a new brand story for the organization that included a handbook and messaging guide.

    “They did their homework, which established credibility and an understanding of our brand. They listened and adjusted to our suggestions, but they also pushed back at times when they felt very strongly about something.” – National VP of Branding, After-School Organization

    Former clients
    Adanu
    Catalyst
    Leadercast
    Chick-fil-A
    Innovation
    Children's Hospital of Atlanta
    Coca- Cola
    Emory
    Street Grace
    Atlanta Mission
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Atlanta, GA
    4.9
    4.9
    27 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    CSS Design Award for Website of the Day

  • 6

    Anchour

    Founded in 2013, Anchour is a branding, web development, and logo design agency based in Lewiston, ME. A small team of about 20 employees runs the company, and they mainly work with small and mid-market businesses. Their branding offerings include visual identity, brand strategy and messaging, and naming.

    Notable Project

    Anchour partnered with a dog daycare to build a WordPress website and create a complementary brand strategy and logo and perform SEO maintenance. This step was crucial to helping the owner launch the new business.

    “Anchour's team seemed interested in getting to know me and the story behind my company, compared to other agencies, which treated it as a job. … I wanted my story and mission to be reflected in the brand.” – Founder, Dog Daycare

    Former clients
    Apple
    Baxter Brewing
    DaVinci's Eatery
    Frosty's Donuts
    United Way
    Garth Brooks
    and Sony
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Lewiston, ME
    4.9
    4.9
    26 Clutch reviews
  • 7

    Lift Interactive Inc.

    Lift Interactive is a creative agency that is located in Edmonton, Canada. Founded in 2002, they have over 20 employees who specialize in web design, digital strategy, and branding. Most clients are small and midmarket businesses in the nonprofit, hospitality, and consumer products sectors. 

    Notable Project

    Lift Interactive built a WordPress website for a real estate firm. They provided analytics research and incorporated brand themes in the design. Their professionalism and efficiency impressed the client. 

    "When things weren’t moving fast enough, they took a lead on keeping the pace up. They knew when to give things a push and send a few extra emails. " – Design Representative, Realtor Partnership 

    Former clients
    Johnson & Johnson
    Global Aid Network
    Adobe
    General Electric
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Edmonton, Canada
    4.8
    4.8
    40 Clutch reviews
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  • 8

    Catchword

    Catchword is a dedicated brand name development agency founded in 1998, with offices in the San Francisco Bay and New York areas. Its team of seven provides every service related to brand naming, including architecture and strategy, creative development, linguistic and cultural screening, preliminary trademark screening, and domain name assistance. 

    Notable Project

    A Fortune 500 materials science innovator in glass, ceramics, and optical physics, sought out Catchword to develop naming strategy for the company and names for several new products. Catchword developed the product names and helped the client formalize a unified naming strategy for B2B and B2C, build out a process for developing names, and create decision tools for choosing the appropriate name.

    "They are leaders in the field of naming, have a great deal of experience, and have delivered strong, consistent results for us." – Global Director of Corporate Marketing, Materials Science Technology Company

    Former clients
    Aetna
    Allergan
    Amazon
    Corning
    Indeed
    Intel
    McDonald's
    PwC
    Starbucks
    Unilever
    Volkswagen
    Wells Fargo
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Oakland, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    51 Clutch reviews
  • 9

    DeSantis Breindel

    DeSantis Breindel is a branding agency based in New York. Since 2002, its team of about 30 specializes in digital strategy, branding and marketing strategy. DeSantis Breindel mainly works with mid-sized and enterprise-level clients in the information technology, business services, financial services, healthcare & medical, legal and manufacturing industries.

    Notable Project

    After 20 years in the industry, a banking institution wanted to stand out from the rest in the industry. DeSantis Breindel created a new website and messaging package. The work has received positive feedback.

    "Insightful and thorough, DeSantis Breindel has connected important topics that support our firm’s future." – Chief Marketing Officer, Investment Banking Advisory Firm

    Former clients
    Quaker Chemical
    Playworks
    Navigant
    Lincoln International
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $75,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place New York, NY
    4.9
    4.9
    23 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Chief Marketer 200 (2018), , Davey Awards, , The Summit Creative Awards , W3 Awards

  • 10

    DEKSIA

    DEKSIA is a branding agency that’s been serving small business to enterprise clients for over a decade. Based in Grand Rapids, MI, the team of 20+ employees offers branding, web design, and marketing strategy.

    Notable Project

    For more than four years, DEKSIA partnered with a home restoration company to improve its brand image and create marketing materials such as business cards, a website, shirts/hats, and printouts. The home restoration company gets business through direct referrals, and DEKSIA geared its marketing materials to this approach.

    “Right from our first meeting, Deksia told me what I needed done, and how much to spend. I ended that meeting in total agreement with them. Deksia has a good understanding of what it takes to grow a business.” – Owner, Home Restoration Company

    Former clients
    BP
    Uber
    Visa
    Samsung
    Twitter
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Grand Rapids, MI
    4.9
    4.9
    27 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Creativity International Awards , HOW International Design Awards, and recognition from LogoLounge

  • 11

    Tenet Partners

    Tenet Partners is a branding and marketing firm that's headquartered in New York; they have another office in Rochester, N.Y. Founded in 1973, they have approximately 40 employees that do branding, digital strategy, and print design. Clients are mostly enterprise and midmarket businesses. 

    Notable Project

    Tenet Partners updated brand messaging for an aerospace company. Services included market research. 

    “The new branding received very positive feedback and set the benchmark for future campaigns. Tenet managed the complexity of the project well and understood their role as part of the creative team. Their integrative view of branding was essential to success, and rare among their competitors.” — Corporate Brand Manager, Aerospace Company

    Former clients
    Long Beach Airport
    Cisco Systems
    and Citi
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $75,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place New York, NY
    4.7
    4.7
    32 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Design Excellence Award for work with Samsung

  • 12

    River + Wolf

    River + Wolf is a naming agency based in New York, N.Y. with clients around the world. Its team of 6 or more provides all services relevant to brand naming, from strategic positioning and name development to brand linguistic checks, trademark screening, and design.

    Notable Project

    River + Wolf developed a name for a chocolate company. River + Wolf conducted a preliminary trademark search and helped the client iterate on a comprehensive and thoughtful list of naming options. The client was impressed by their creativity and dedication to the project. 

    "I expected River + Wolf to be a creative wildcard, and that’s what they turned out to be. Their level of creativity and passion for what they do set them apart from other vendors." – VP of Marketing, Chocolate Company

    Former clients
    Yum China
    Burt's Bees
    Morgan Lewis
    Tutti
    UCSC
    Unilever
    Coca Cola
    KraftHeinz Co.
    Ghostery
    Bangkok Bank
    Auberge Resorts
    Stella Rising
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group2 - 9 Employees
    place New York, NY
    5.0
    5.0
    41 Clutch reviews
  • 13

    Ruckus

    Full-service marketing and development agency Ruckus was founded in 2005 in New York City. The team of more than 60 employees has experience with web development, web design, digital strategy, and branding.

    Notable Project

    An online retailer realized its website needed a makeover, so they hired Ruckus. The Ruckus team contracted out the backend development and built a seamless frontend that users love. They also provided marketing services to get the new site off the ground.

    "The first email blast that we did with our guys from Ruckus was the day before Thanksgiving, and it generated over $1 million in sales on day one, with zero issues on the site. The site performed beautifully. ... We averaged eight minutes per user time on our site, so we just had great metrics on our first foray with these guys." – CMO, Online Retailer

    Former clients
    Harley Davidson
    HSBC
    Porsche
    American Heart Association
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place New York, NY
    5.0
    5.0
    25 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Summit International Awards for Marketing Effectiveness

  • 14

    Lexicon Branding

    Lexicon Branding is a naming and branding agency founded in 1982. They employ 26 employees in their offices in Amsterdam and Sausalito, Calif., and offer expert market research and branding services to clients. 

    Notable Project

    Lexicon Branding led a five-part renaming process for an internet company. They collected market, consumer, and linguistics research, and conducted internal interviews. Internal stakeholders reported a significant increase in market recognition following as a result of the rename.

    “Since the rename, we’ve gained a lot of recognition in the market. Familiarity amongst our decision makers and buyers went up 22.5 percent in just 18 months.” – Former SVP of Marketing, Internet Company

    Former clients
    P&G
    Coca-Cola
    Intel
    Colgate
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Sausalito, CA
    4.9
    4.9
    13 Clutch reviews
  • 15

    Tanj

    Tanj is a naming agency headquartered in New York, N.Y. It was founded in 2009 and has about 5 employees. The agency focuses on clients that are enterprises, mid-sized, and small businesses.

    Notable Project

    Tanj generated a list of potential names for an umbrella organization encompassing 3 separate companies. They performed extensive discovery into company operations and culture before making recommendations.

    "Tanj's management was excellent. I could tell that they had done this many times before and had tweaked their approach over the years to make it really successful. The whole process was very thoughtful and struck the right balance between structure and flexibility”- Marketing Director, Commercial Lender

    Former clients
    Ally
    Nintendo
    Turner Classic Movies
    NFL
    Nestle
    Lamborghini
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group2 - 9 Employees
    place New York, NY
    4.9
    4.9
    38 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Applied Arts: Best Rebrand Award (2013)

  • 16

    Tungsten

    Tungsten Branding is a global naming firm based in Brevard, N.C. that serves clients worldwide. They specialize in company naming, rebranding and repositioning services. Their client base ranges from multinational organizations to mid-market companies, representing financial, IT, medical and industrial businesses.  

    Notable Project

    Tungsten Branding provided branding services for an orthopedic implant company’s new product launch. They helped create a name, logo, brand portfolio, brand guide, and brand strategy for a major meeting.

    "They were serious, talented professionals at their craft, but their output made it a fun experience." – General Manager, Orthapedic Implant Company

    Former clients
    PODS
    Thrivent
    Ferguson
    Arch Insurance
    Franchise Services
    Japan Tobacco Company
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Brevard, NC
    4.9
    4.9
    46 Clutch reviews
  • 17

    Evviva Brands

    Evviva Brands is an international branding agency with offices in San Francisco, CA and Edinburgh, UK. Founded in 2009, Evviva Brand's team of nearly 10 employees specializes in branding and marketing strategy. Other services include web and logo design.

    Notable Project

    Evviva Brands helped a technology company rebrand. They conducted market research and designed a marketing strategy that included a new corporate logo web design, marketing copy, and color scheme. As a result of their efforts, the client was able to win a deal that doubled its value. 

    "As a result of their effort, we received a $125 million deal from the largest oil field services company in the world. That deal doubled the value of our company overnight." – CEO, Technology Company

    Former clients
    Amazon
    Delta Air Lines
    Google Fiber
    The Ritz Carlton
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place San Francisco, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    13 Clutch reviews
  • 18

    Paragraphs, LLC

    Paragraphs, LLC is a graphic design firm headquartered in Chicago. The team of about 23 employees has worked with clients ranging from small startups to large enterprises. Paragraphs, LLC has specialized in branding and graphic and web design for over three decades since it was founded in 1984.

    Notable Project

    Paragraphs LLC partnered with a printing manufacturer to work on a branding campaign for the organization. The team at Paragraphs LLC worked to launch an international branding campaign. They created video material and marketing supplements that were transcribed into 13 different languages. The client has seen an increase in sales and partnerships since the branding campaign. The client was impressed with how responsive and organized the team at Paragraphs LLC was. 

    "They’re incredibly dependable in terms of correspondence and delivering results." –Global Director of Environmental and Health Safety, Printing Manufacturer

    Former clients
    Coca Cola
    Hyatt
    IBM
    Exelon Corporation
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Chicago, IL
    4.9
    4.9
    13 Clutch reviews
  • 19

    Daake

    Daake is a national design company based in Omaha, Neb. Founded in 2001, this company has 14 employees. Services provided by Daake include branding and logos.

    Notable Project

    Daake organized a branding campaign for a children's hospital. They undertook initial research to learn more about the client's requirements and situation before developing an entire branding campaign, incorporating TV and radio ads, as well as print and digital content. The client reported impressive metrics as a result of the campaign.

    "At this point, we have about 2,000-page views just for this campaign. We have a lot of metrics across social media platforms as well." - VP of Marketing, Children's Hospital

    Former clients
    First National Bank
    Lincoln Financial Group
    OrthoNebraska
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Omaha, NE
    5.0
    5.0
    19 Clutch reviews
  • 20

    Emotive Brand

    Emotive Brand specializes in B2B strategy, working with high growth tech companies and professional services firms to deliver marketing and brand strategy, brand messaging, visual identity, and logo design.Founded in 2009 and based in Oakland, CA, Emotive Brand has a team of 15+ employees. A few of their specialized services include aligning leadership teams, designing brand experiences, and enabling sales teams with the tools they need.

    Notable Project

    A marketing automation platform hired Emotive Brand to refresh its brand image and marketing materials such as the company logo. The project not only included external branding but also internal branding to improve employee morale.

    “The biggest thing they helped us to do was talk in human terms. In ad tech and marketing tech, we tend to talk to ourselves instead of talking to the customer. Emotive’s work helped people truly understand our value proposition, how it was going to impact them, and why they should consider talking about it.” – VP of Corporate Communications, Marketing Automation Platform

    Former clients
    Facebook
    Rocket Fuel
    Cadence
    AppAnnie
    and Gibson Dunn
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Oakland, CA
    4.9
    4.9
    17 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Named a Top San Francisco Branding Agency

  • 21

    DMI (Digital Management, Inc.)

    DMI is the world’s first end-to-end mobility company. Their services are extensive, ranging from mobile app development and web development to branding, marketing, and user experience design to big data management and analytics. The large team of 1,000+ is headquartered in Bethesda, Md. with satellite offices around the world. DMI’s focus on the quality of the product they develop and on its marketing potential highlights the benefits of working with a full-service company.

    Notable Project

    DMI developed a mobile app on Windows for a large hotel group, providing extensive user experience research and design input such as wireframes and mood boards. Their work stands out for mobile, branding, and data management.

    “They tend to think about the end product as a more marketable product. They don't just look at achieving the KPIs [key performance indicators] of the product owner here internally, but also looking to provide fantastic feedback in terms of how certain features or functions can be marketed.” – User Experience Lead, Large Hotel Group

    Former clients
    African Wildlife Foundation
    Rosetta Stone
    USDA
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group1,000 - 9,999 Employees
    place Bethesda, MD
    4.7
    4.7
    13 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Washington Post: Top Workplaces in Washington, D.C. 2014 , Inc. Magazine’s Hire Power Award

  • 22

    BatesMeron Sweet Design

    Full-service creative agency BatesMeron Sweet Design offers an array of digital marketing services but specializes in branding, direct marketing, and web design. Headquartered in Chicago, IL, BatesMeron has been around since 2005.

    Notable Project

    BatesMeron Sweet Design worked on a branding campaign for a career coaching company. The company was about to launch and needed BatesMeron to take their concept and position it through a brand story and branding materials such as a logo and website.

    The Co-Founder of the career coaching company was impressed by BatesMeron’s ideation process.

    “BatesMeron has a pretty neat process that they follow. They make it super easy as a client to take the anxiety out of the overwhelming task of figuring out who you are and how you want to represent yourself.” – Co-Founder, Career Coaching Company

    Former clients
    RCN Chicago
    Chicago Flower & Garden Show
    and Kitchfix
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Chicago, IL
    4.9
    4.9
    19 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Certified by Women’s Business Enterprise

  • 23

    The Naming Group

    The Naming Group is a naming agency headquartered in Los Angeles, Calif. The agency has fewer than 5 employees and was founded in 2009. 

    Notable Project

    The Naming Group helped a creative agency come up with a fitting name and branding strategy. The new name strengthened the company's appeal to a certain demographic.

     "Not only is our name unique, evocative, and memorable, we have exclusive ownership for all social media handles and even the incredibly rare dot com domain. Creating a name that meets all of those requirements in the startup space is extremely challenging." - Creative Director, Creative Agency

    Former clients
    General Motors
    Capital One
    Mercedes-Benz
    Gap
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Los Angeles, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    10 Clutch reviews
  • 24

    Blackcoffee®

    Founded in 1994, blackcoffee is a marketing agency located in Boston. Their small team of 7 specializes in naming and branding.  

    Notable Project

    A tech firm hired blackcoffee for their branding services. The firm wanted to rebrand in order to maintain a strong presence in their industry. The agency crafted several solutions including a new logo and brand new packaging. 

    "The new branding is standardized across all materials and accomplishes the desired differentiation from competitors."–Managing Director, Tech Firm 

    Former clients
    Acura
    Showtime
    Fox Sports
    Converse
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Boston, MA
    5.0
    5.0
    20 Clutch reviews
  • 25

    MiresBall

    MiresBall is a creative agency based in San Diego. Since 1985, the team of 20 works with a variety of clients on their branding, packaging and web design, and advertising needs. 

    Notable Project

    Sixteen years ago, MiresBall was hired by a global tech company for a variety of digital tasks. The work included global advertising, updating a website, content creation, and more. The client prides MiresBall on their quality of work and attention to detail.

    "The one thing I really enjoyed about them [MiresBall] was that they were never in a rush when thinking about a project. They were always very logical and analytical, thinking and asking the right questions. It was a great two-way conversation." – Former Marketing Program Manager, Global Tech Company 

    Former clients
    Best Western
    Shure
    AirFuel
    Ballast Point Brewing and Spirits
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place San Diego, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    7 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Davey Awards (2015) , Graphis Design Annual (2015) , Graphis Design Annual (2015)

  • 26

    Global Brand Works

    Global Brand Works is a branding agency located in San Francisco. They have about 6 employees that also specialize in logo design and market research. Global Brand Works partners with several enterprise clients. 

    Notable Project

    Global Brand Works established a consultancy's new brand using research and information gathering practices. In order to meet the client's needs, Global Brand Works created strategic messaging and visuals that emphasized the rebrand. The client was very happy with the work done by Global Brand Works. 

    "We think their branding looks good and reflects our company values. They were mindful of our budget and worked within our means." – Co-Founder, Consultancy 

    Former clients
    Paypal
    LifeLock
    Kettle Brand Potatoe Chips
    Charles Schwab
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place San Francisco, CA
    4.9
    4.9
    11 Clutch reviews
  • 27

    BLVR

    Founded in 2003, BLVR is a branding company located in San Diego. The team of 20-plus members specializes in branding, digital strategy, web design and development, and UX/UI design. The agency works with a variety of clients in different industries.

    Notable Project

    BLVR created a vibrant brand for a nonprofit. Along with brand strategy, the agency helped create several digital products including websites, print materials, and logos. Since the work began, the client has seen more traffic to its website. The client feels that BLVR is very responsive and creative.

    "With BLVR, the work is so good, and it gets better every time. I don't even know how to explain it. They’re current on what’s current, yet while maintaining a timeless, classic brand."- CEO of Nonprofit  

    Former clients
    Vessel
    Futures Fin
    Santa Fe Christian Schools
    Lolita's
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place San Diego, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    30 Clutch reviews
  • 28

    MonogramGroup

    The Monogram Group is a branding agency based in Chicago. Founded in 1990, the team of 17 specializes in branding, market research, and advertising. They work with clients primarily in the financial services and manufacturing industries.

    Notable Project

    The Monogram Group worked on branding and marketing for a local hair salon. They updated branding and created a new logo and promotional materials. They also conducted market research and did a photo shoot, then distributed the new materials. The client was impressed with the results of the project.

    “The results were positive, and both the customers and franchises are happy with the new materials. They’re timeless, so we can use them for many years without looking old or outdated.” – Salon Owner, Hair Salon

    Former clients
    Geremarie
    Goldwind America
    Mintel
    Life Fitness
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Chicago, IL
    4.9
    4.9
    13 Clutch reviews
  • 29

    Zinzin

    Zinzin is a naming agency located in Berkeley, Calif. It was founded in 2011 and has fewer than 5 employees.

    Notable Project

    A media company was rebranding their main product and needed a new name. Zinzin created a name that could be trademarked and used for social media handles. The client prides Zinzin on their project management. 

    "All of our B2B partners have responded well to the new name. We haven’t had any major legal obstacles arise - the trademark went through well... Overall, it's been very positive." - Creative Director, Media Company

    Former clients
    3M
    ABC
    Target
    Daybreak Games
    PepsiCo
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Berkeley, CA
    4.9
    4.9
    22 Clutch reviews
  • 30

    Motto

    Founded in 2005, Motto is a branding agency with offices in Dallas, TX, and New York City. The agency and the 20+ member team are experts in UX/UI design, branding, and web design. 

    Notable Project

    Motto modernized a mattress manufacturer by updating their website and implementing other branding strategies. By using unique designs and strategies, the agency built them a new identity from scratch, which caused sales to increase. 

    "They're [Motto] a well-oiled machine. They hit every deadline and kept the project organized through management software."- Chief Marketing Officer, Mattress Manufacturer

    Former clients
    USA Today
    Even
    Johnny Cupcakes
    The Nerdist
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place New York, NY
    5.0
    5.0
    8 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Awwwards: Honorable Mention (2013, 2014, 2017)

  • 31

    Pollywog

    Pollywog is a naming agency founded in 2007. Pollywog is headquartered in Minneapolis and has fewer than 5 employees who specialize in branding.

    Notable Project

    An animal adoption nonprofit hired Pollywog to name its mobile veterinary service for pet owners. Pollywog completed market research and met with stakeholders during the research process. Due to the limited financial resources available, Pollywog proposed a name that used humor would attract attention and ensure that the new service would be sustainable. The client especially appreciated Pollywog's existing interest in and support for animal welfare.

    "The brand’s success led to partnerships with other local organizations and non-profits. It has been 11 years since the initial launch, and the enterprise is still helping prevent pet overpopulation in Minneapolis and St. Paul." - Marketing & Communication Manager, Animal Adoption Nonprofit

    Former clients
    Mojo
    Serenade
    General Mills
    Constellation
    Think Small
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Minneapolis, MN
    4.9
    4.9
    17 Clutch reviews
  • 32

    Rule29

    Rule29 is a creative strategy and design firm based in Geneva, Ill. Their 20-person team provides a wide range of creative services including branding, web design, and print design. Founded in 2000, they specialize in mid-market clients. 

    Notable Project

    A multinational publishing firm hired Rule29 for comprehensive brand management: Advertising, outreach, market research, and other aspects of developing and maintaining a brand. They helped the client expand into digital content from print-only publications, and helped implement a direct publisher-based marketing approach. The new strategy expanded market share with every product launch.

    "They're a very talented agency. Their creative work is top-notch. Our relationship with their entire team was really solid. They were adaptive to different sorts of projects, and the project actually gained scope as a result of our ability to work together." – Chief Marketing Officer, Multinational Publisher

    Former clients
    Fellowes
    McDonald's
    American Red Cross
    The Make-A-Wish Foundation
    Allstate
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Geneva, IL
    4.9
    4.9
    17 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Graphic Design USA American Packaging Awards 2018 , Telly Award for Non-Broadcast Productions Film/Video - Charitable/Not-for-profit, 2011

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    id8

    id8 is a graphic design agency located in Marietta, Ga. They have about 7 employees that serve small and midmarket businesses in the education, consumer, nonprofit, and legal sectors. Services include branding, packaging design, and web design. 

    Notable Project

    id8 created and executed a branding campaign to raise a private school's profile in the community. They designed a new logo and signage for the physical building that made its location more prominent among other neighborhood buildings. The team then developed a responsive website with a modern look. 

     

    Former clients
    Janus International
    Aarons
    SAVA Senior Care
    Strength of Nature
    Atlanta North School
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Marietta, GA
    4.8
    4.8
    27 Clutch reviews
  • 34

    Salt Branding

    With offices in New York and San Francisco, Salt Branding is a digital agency that has been helping a variety of clients since 2001. The agency and its team of 15+ are experts in branding, web design, and marketing strategy.

    Notable Project

    Salt Branding was hired by a venture capital firm to help them stand out from the competition. Their work included branding and web design, along with naming assistance. The client prides Salt Branding on the great attention they give their clients. They also liked that each team member had a role.

    "We spoke to a few agencies, but Salt really stood out. Their process is incredibly thoughtful and comprehensive."- Vice President, Venture Capital Firm

    Former clients
    Microsoft
    Brocade
    Arizona State University
    CenturyLink
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place San Francisco, CA
    4.8
    4.8
    4 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Transform Awards: Gold , Silver & Bronze Winner (2017)

  • 35

    Spire Agency

    With a focus on branding and corporate identity, Spire Agency works with businesses of all sizes but focuses on B2B industries such as business services, financial services, and advertising and marketing. They were founded in 2005, and the team of 150+ is based in Addison TX.

    Notable Project

    A health company partnered with Spire Agency to revamp branding for its product, a health program. The project included a new website, which Spire Agency built from scratch, identifying the information needed on each page and the overall design. They also developed a direct mail campaign that won an award from the Direct Marketing Association.

    “The creative work is great. We take a ‘test and learn’ approach. … Since we have so many clients and we're actually building things for these clients, we have a lot of different opinions from people. So, we're constantly modifying and doing different things. Spire is great at the process.” – Chief Experience Officer, Health Company

    Former clients
    Howard
    LLP
    Texas Capital Bank
    Airbus Helicopters
    Tenet Healthcare
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Dallas, TX
    4.9
    4.9
    8 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Direct Marketing Association: Silver for Self-Promotion Direct Mail campaign , AAF Dallas American Advertising Awards: The Ultimate Branding Survival Too

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    NameStormers

    NameStormers is a brand naming agency that was founded in 1985 and based in Austin, Texas with team members extending to Los Angeles and Boston. Their 11+ employees deliver company and product name services to include name ideation, preliminary trademark screening, linguistic and cultural screening, domain status checks, naming architecture and strategy, and name testing.

    Notable Project

    An electronic product manufacturing company came to NameStormers in need of a brand name for a new mobile device quick-charge station. NameStormers developed a list of names and prescreened all of them for trademark issues and domain availability before the first presentation. NameStormers then conducted a name voting exercise and then a customer validation study. After unanimous feedback from multiple external stakeholders, a name was chosen after just two rounds of creative and the project was completed in one month.

    “I loved working with NameStormers- it was an awesome experience! We gained valuable insights and it was both fun and extremely educational. We will definitely use NameStormers again in the future.”  – Director of Transformational Innovation, Electronic Product Manufacturer

    Former clients
    AOL
    7-11
    Bissell
    American Heart Association
    Dow
    Boston Beer
    Frito-Lay
    Merck
    Minn Kota
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Austin, TX
    4.9
    4.9
    33 Clutch reviews
  • 37

    Manifesto Agency

    Manifesto Agency is a branding company that also provides marketing strategy and advertising services. With offices in Portland, Oregon, and Milwaukee, they work primarily with enterprise and midmarket businesses in the consumer products, healthcare, and IT industries. Founded in 2011, they have just over 10 employees.

    Notable Project

    Manifesto Agency developed an employee-led brand reinvigoration campaign for a semiconductor manufacturer. The team created marketing assets that sharpened the brand strategy and helped realign employees. All of their work was well-received. A massive project, the team worked efficiently to unify teams across the globe.  

    “They have high integrity, are really creative, and love what they do, which shows in all the work they present.” – Global Brand Strategist, Semiconductor Manufacturer

    Former clients
    Intel
    Amazon
    Arby's
    Starbucks
    UW-Madison
    Paylocity
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Portland, OR
    4.8
    4.8
    4 Clutch reviews
  • 38

    FlowState Marketing

    FlowState Marketing is a digital and branding agency located in Denver. Since 2016, their team of 19 has specialized in branding, content marketing, digital strategy, and more. They mainly serve small businesses in various industries: advertising, manufacturing, ecommerce, entertainment, and others.

    Notable Project

    FlowState Marketing developed custom apparel for a boot camp gym. Along with designing the products, the agency worked with the client to brainstorm ideas. Feedback on the apparel has been extremely positive. 

    "Our T-shirts basically flew off the shelves. Customers love the product and the custom material FlowState developed."–Owner, Boot Camp Gym 

    Former clients
    Ibotta
    Home Advisor
    Oscar Blues
    FloWater
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Denver, CO
    5.0
    5.0
    11 Clutch reviews
  • 39

    modern8

    modern8 is a Salt Lake City-based branding agency that was founded in 2001. The small agency has just over ten employees and provides web design, social media marketing, print design, and packaging services in addition to branding.

    Notable Project

    One of modern8's former clients is a quality management software platform. It hired modern8 to redesign its brand, which included a new name, logo, and messaging. The marketing team at the software firm credits modern8's design with its leading role in the field and subsequent company growth.

    "The launch went very smoothly, and we’ve only heard positive feedback about our brand." - Chief Marketing Officer, Quality Management Software Company

    Former clients
    University of Utah
    Brainstorm
    Ritual Chocolate
    RizePoint
    Bear River Mutual
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Salt Lake City, UT
    5.0
    5.0
    13 Clutch reviews
  • 40

    Ignyte

    Ignyte is a branding agency that was founded in 2013 in San Diego. The agency's team of 12 offers branding, market research, web design, and logo design services to clients in the health care, energy, consumer products, advertising, and hospitality industries. 

    Notable Project

    A mountain adventures company hired Ignyte to boost its web presence and branding. Ignyte rebuilt the client's website and helped rebrand the company to better appeal to customers.

    "All of the steps in the process put us through a self-discovery phase and helped us better understand why we’re in business, what we’re selling, how we’re selling it, and who our customers are. The brand strategy was a really beautiful outcome that I didn’t expect." - Owner, Mountain Adventures Company

    Former clients
    MOSAIC
    Ace Electric
    Mantra Yoga & Juice
    Vista Community Clinic
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place San Diego, CA
    4.9
    4.9
    6 Clutch reviews
  • 41

    Bulldog Drummond

    At Bulldog Drummond, the team of 20+ employees strives to use innovative design, branding, and marketing to solve business challenges. Based in San Diego, CA since 1997, they offer a mix of branding, digital strategy, marketing research, and print and logo design.

    Notable Project

    Bulldog Drummond led a full rebrand for a large television network to increase ratings, eliminate stereotypes about country music, and attract advertisers. The branding project was both internally and externally focused to ensure employees were positive brand advocates.

    "Bulldog Drummond created a good package for our sales team to take to advertisers. We were able to say, “We are in 92 million homes, and they are not all trailer parks. This is the authenticity and spirit of our audience. What brand does not want to be associated with that?” – Former Senior VP of Marketing & Branding, Television Channel

    Former clients
    Adidas
    Eddie Bauer
    HR Block
    Mattel
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place San Diego, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    3 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    CSS Design Award

  • 42

    GreyBox Creative

    Located in Brooklyn, NY, GreyBox Creative is a full-service, boutique branding agency that provides high-end strategy, design, and web development. The GreyBox design team has worked together for two decades and helped hundreds of companies create or revitalize their brand.

    Notable Project

    When a human rights non-profit approached GreyBox Creative for help with an organization-wide rebrand, Greybox Creative rose to the challenge, designing a new logo, updating the website, and creating a brand guidelines handbook.

    The non-profit’s Director of Communications was impressed that GreyBox Creative took the time to learn about the company fully.

    “They ‘got’ [us]. They took the time to understand our organization and thus reflect it fully.” – Director of Communications, Human Rights Non-Profit

    Former clients
    Conifer Financial Services
    Apollo Capital Management
    Geoffrey Beene
    Luxury Big Island
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place New York, NY
    4.9
    4.9
    27 Clutch reviews
  • 43

    Namebase Brand Naming

    Namebase Brand Naming is a naming agency headquartered in Stamford, Conn. The agency was founded in 1996 and has a team of fewer than 5. In addition to naming and branding services, Namebase Brand Naming also provides market research.

    Notable Project

    Namebase Brand Naming provided a home design company with eight powerful brand names. The project was on a strict timeline, which Namebase Brand Naming met capably.

    "We had a positive feed-back from the name. It stood out among our competitors and there was nothing else like it. It was easy to say, spell and find on Google." - Founding Partner, Home Design Company

    Former clients
    Samsung
    Johnson Controls
    Motorola
    Kodak
    Kabuni
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Stamford, CT
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 44

    Jacob Tyler

    California-based full-service branding and digital communications agency Jacob Tyler works with clients to bring their story to life. Founded in 2000 and now 20+ employees strong, the agency specializes in corporate identity development and positioning, planning and strategy, SEO, social media, and UI/UX design.

    Notable Project

    Jacob Tyler was the second agency a wildlife theme park partnered with for web design, SEO, and ad retargeting. Jacob Tyler delivered backend and frontend design for a new WordPress site that allows the wildlife theme park to manage its content internally, instead of relying on third-party providers.

    “This year, we’ve seen 72% new customers and 38% repeat business. That’s a significant increase in the number of people coming to the park for the first time. Jacob Tyler is doing a fantastic job attracting new people, and have really upped our game.” – Marketing Manager, Wildlife Theme Park

    Former clients
    AT&T
    Black&Decker
    Discovery Channel
    ESPN
    SONY
    TED
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place San Diego, CA
    4.9
    4.9
    42 Clutch reviews
  • 45

    Starfish

    Starfish is a marketing and creative services firm based in New York City. They were established in 2002, and have 23 employees. Starfish's services include marketing strategy, branding, logo design, media planning, web design, and more.

    Notable Project

    A consumer technology firm had split from a larger company, and wanted to articulate their talent strategy in a concise, engaging way. Using existing white papers and practices, Starfish designed a well-organized booklet of the client's hiring and career development ideas, which was deployed to offices around the world.

    "Over 700 of the books were delivered to our HR professionals around the globe. We also created PowerPoint presentations based on the creative approach that Starfish developed for the new people strategy...They produced exactly what we needed." — Project Management Director, Consumer Technology Firm

    Former clients
    PwC
    Vornado
    Sharp
    Dunkin Donuts
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place New York, NY
    4.9
    4.9
    16 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    REBRAND 100 Global Award (2018)

  • 46

    BrandJuice

    Based in Denver, CO, BrandJuice is a strategic agency that was founded in 1999. The team of over 20 employees specializes in branding, marketing strategy, advertising, and video production. The company's industry focus spans business services, consumer products, and the healthcare and medical field. 

    Notable Project

    BrandJuice helped a medical company with their messaging in order to stand out from competitors. This included focusing their brand and designing a website. The work BrandJuice has done has attracted new customers and has lead to positive feedback.

    "They [BrandJuice] do a really good job of understanding the audience that we're working towards. They always took our feedback with class. Every time we pushed back and asked for more, they exceeded our expectations in the product that came after."- Chief Operating Officer, Medical Company

    Former clients
    Clorox
    Olay
    Procter & Gamble
    Coca-Cola
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $75,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Denver, CO
    4.7
    4.7
    8 Clutch reviews
  • 47

    MAGNETIC Global

    MAGNETIC Creative is a global branding agency that was founded in 2006. Headquartered in Temecula, Calif., MAGNETIC Creative has an additional office in Knysna, South Africa. They have about 47 employees that mostly midmarket clients, in addition to small businesses and enterprise firms. Services include branding, digital strategy, advertising, video production, and logo design. 

    Notable Project

    MAGNETIC Creative redesigned website in a larger digital rebranding effort. They created a three-part messaging strategy to targeted audiences. The team used Django and Python to improve the UX. 

     

    Former clients
    Left Coast Brewing Co
    TCL Electronics
    Caldera Spas
    Fugoo
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Temecula, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 48

    Periscope (Formerly Anthem Marketing Solutions)

    Anthem Marketing Solutions is a big data marketing firm based in Chicago. Founded in 2004, Anthem Marketing Solutions' team of fewer than 10 offer longstanding expertise in BI/SI and big data consulting to brands across the world. 

    Notable Project

    Anthem Marketing Solutions worked with a lawn care retailer to build various tools and models that help the client target and draw in promising customers. It built a neighborhood targeting model that helped the client focus on its most profitable neighborhoods of high-value prospects. The client's customer retention has risen thanks to Anthem Marketing Solutions' efforts.

    "You feel like you’re their [Anthem Marketing Solutions'] only client and that they are all-in when you need them." - Director of Analytics, Lawn Care Retailer 

    Former clients
    Aramark
    Mars
    Groupon
    Whirlpool
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group250 - 999 Employees
    place Chicago, IL
    5.0
    5.0
    3 Clutch reviews
  • 49

    LESS+MORE

    LESS+MORE is a San Diego-based branding agency that was founded in 2006. LESS+MORE has a team of 10 who specializes in branding and offers other services such as marketing strategy, advertising, and logo and packaging design. 

    Notable Project

    A new restaurant hired LESS+MORE to create its brand. LESS+MORE helped the restaurant develop its menu concept and design, web pages, logo, business cards, newsletters, and overall brand and message.

    "They've been amazing, and we're very happy with the results. We'll continue to work with them on any projects moving forward and would recommend them to anyone opening up a restaurant." - Co-Owner, Restaurant 

    Former clients
    Thermo Fisher Scientific
    Bay City Brewing Company
    DocuWare
    The San Diego Tourism Authority
    Pacific Hospitality Group
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place San Diego, CA
    4.9
    4.9
    15 Clutch reviews
  • 50

    Aqomi

    Aqomi is a technology and branding company based in Edmonton, Canada. They were founded in 2018 and have a team of 7 employees. They specialize in branding, social media marketing, and print design. They use the perfect mix of creative design and technological savvy to create unique advertising solutions for their clients.

    Notable Project

    Aqomi designed a website and did marketing for a hologram advertising company. They designed a Wordpress site for the client and coordinated their rebranding and marketing, providing copy and materials, including a new logo, mission statement, and content for the site. The client was very happy with the outcome of the project, and appreciated the way that the workflow was structured.

    “Because of the redesigned website and the fresh marketing materials, I have recently secured a substantial client contract worth a couple hundred thousand dollars.” – CEO, Hologram Advertising Company
     

    Former clients
    Dogas
    Bitwin
    Careline
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Vancouver, Canada
    4.8
    4.8
    22 Clutch reviews
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