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Top 30 Branding Agencies

February 2023

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

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  • 16
    • Scheduling

      5.0
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      4.9
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $25,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Oakland, CA

    Catchword is a trusted leader in naming and branding that’s been creating impactful identities for clients worldwide since 1998. From offices in the San Francisco Bay Area, New York, and Denver, Catchword helps clients express who, what, and why they are. Industry-leading brands such as TikTok, Intel, Allergan, Boston Scientific, Starbucks, HBO, and VW turn to Catchword for creativity and strategic insight delivered with expert guidance.

    Clients

    • Aetna
    • Allergan
    • Amazon
    • Corning

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Catchword provides ongoing creative services to one of the world’s largest professional services networks, including product and service naming, naming strategy, and copywriting for the US, European, and other regional groups.

    “What keeps us coming back to Catchword is the ease of working with them. … I wish I could have somebody at Catchword on call at all times.” – Brand Manager, PwC

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  • 17
    • $75,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • New York, NY

    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. 

    Clients

    • Mastercard
    • Gore
    • Spectrum Enterprise
    • Edwards Lifesciences

    Industries

    Notable Project

    A financial institution has hired Tenet Partners for a rebranding project. They’ve led a discovery phase, including data analysis, interviews, and workshops. The team has created a logo and brand guidelines.

    “Tenet Partners is exceptional; I can’t say enough good things about them.”

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  • 18
    • Scheduling

      4.8
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      4.8
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $75,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Atlanta, GA

    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.

    Clients

    • Chick-fil-A
    • Steelcase
    • Publix
    • Boys & Girls Clubs of America

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Matchstic provides a range of branding services, including logo, font, and description design. They interviewed internal and external stakeholders to compile an accurate picture of the client's identity. 

    "Every single font, line, and design element was created intentionally based on who we are. It was very exciting." 

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  • 19
    • Scheduling

      4.9
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      4.7
    • NPS

      4.9
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    • $25,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • New York, NY

    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. 

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    Notable Project

    WANT provided branding services for a full-service telecommunications company. After a discovery phase, they created a new name, logo, color scheme, imagery, logline, and brand standards guideline.

    “Thanks to their expertise, they always knew exactly what to do next.”

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  • 20
    • Undisclosed
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Sausalito, CA

    Founded in 2002, Igor Naming Agency is a naming agency located in Sausalito, California. Serving midmarket and enterprise-level clients, their team of 2–3 employees focuses solely on naming companies and their products and services.

    Clients

    • Gogo Inflight Internet
    • TruTV
    • WHOOP Fitness Tracker

    Notable Project

    Igor Naming Agency provided branding services for a post-acute management services company. The team reviewed 45 pre-screened names, conducted a competitive analysis, and handled name positioning.

    "Steve and Victoria were very collaborative."

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  • 21
    • $75,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • New York, NY

    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.

    Clients

    • Verifone
    • Prospiant
    • ENGIE Impact
    • CenTrio

    Industries

    Notable Project

    DeSantis Breindel has conducted a branding exercise to help a life science organization develop their verbal and visual identity. The project has included various discovery sessions.

    “DeSantis Breindel’s customer service and partnership orientation are outstanding.”

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  • 22
    • Scheduling

      5.0
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      4.8
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $25,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • New York City, NY

    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.

    Clients

    • Agilent
    • Alibaba
    • Ally
    • Capital One

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Tanj helped the client to name their new online trading platform and later provided taglines and webcopy.

    "Anything to do with words, we go to Tanj."

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  • 23
    • Scheduling

      4.8
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      4.8
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $25,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Geneva, IL

    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. 

    Clients

    • Fellowes
    • Make-A-Wish
    • Cargill
    • American Red Cross

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Rule29 was involved from the beginning in creating a holistic brand for a veteran’s nonprofit. Beginning with comprehensive brand guidelines, they designed all logos, websites, and promotional materials.

    "Their commitment to remaining a relationship-based company, to me, just speaks volumes about who they."

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  • 24
    • Scheduling

      5.0
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      4.8
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $75,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • New York, NY

    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. 

    Clients

    • Google
    • Brooklyn Brewery
    • Virgin®
    • Andela

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Motto® provided branding services for a tequila brand. They conducted brand discovery, created vision boards, and worked on the brand's visual identity, logo and packaging design, and sales deck design.

    "They helped us find our unique voice in the branding process and understood how to walk us through it to get to it."

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  • 25
    • $75,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Portland, OR

    Manifesto Agency is a branding company that also provides marketing strategy and advertising services. With offices in Portland, Ore., 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.

    Clients

    • Intel
    • Amazon
    • Cisco
    • Quest Diagnostics

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Manifesto Agency provides ongoing branding and development support. They’ve created marketing materials and redesigned an existing website to enhance a school’s fundraising efforts. 

    "Their commitment to understanding our needs and listening to us has made them stand out."

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  • 26
    • $25,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Oakland, CA

    Headquartered in Oakland, California, Barretto-Co. Is a branding firm. The small team specializes in branding. The company was launched in 1993.

    Industries

    Notable Project

    A social development center was looking to launch their new benefit and expand their online reach, so they engaged with Barretto-Co. for their web development and design services.

    "They truly care about the UX and the overall quality of their work."

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  • 27
    • Scheduling

      5.0
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      4.7
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $10,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • New York, NY

    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.

    Clients

    • Maison Ferrand
    • Philips
    • Calvin Klein
    • CapGemini

    Notable Project

    River + Wolf provided branding services for an impact fund services company that wanted to change their name. After reviewing some information, they presented various company names to choose from.

    "From the start, they understood what we needed and how to get us there."

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  • 28
    • Scheduling

      4.8
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      4.7
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $25,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Addison, TX

    Working exclusively with B2B clients, Spire creates positive interactions between their clients' brands and audiences. Spire Agency’s ultimate goal is to elevate B2B client brands; creating positive interactions between the brand and its audiences. Founded in 2005, the 15+ member team is primarily headquartered in Texas with offices in Dallas and Austin.

    Clients

    • TrinityRail
    • American Airlines
    • Dynata
    • Airbus

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Spire Agency has supported rebranding efforts of an employee health and wellness program. Their work has included collateral for direct marketing campaigns, a main website, and several microsites. 

    "The creative work I get from Spire is pretty amazing."

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  • 29
    • $25,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • San Francisco, CA

    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. 

    Clients

    • PayPal
    • SFMOMA
    • Equinix
    • Kettle Brand Potato Chips

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Global Brand Works created three logos that work together: one logo for the umbrella organization and two for the associations that sit underneath. They're currently working to develop the brand story.

    "The logo redesign establishes us in the forefront of the construction industry."

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  • 30
    • Scheduling

      4.9
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      4.7
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $50,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Northampton, MA

    BRIGADE is a brand services agency that operates out of Hadley, Mass. Founded in 2005, they have a team of about 25 solely dedicated to branding projects. Their expertise lies in branding strategy, product branding, and messaging.

    Clients

    • SVEDKA Vodka
    • Wyndham Hotel & Resorts
    • Travelodge
    • Hawthorn Suites

    Industries

    Notable Project

    BRIGADE provided branding services for a hotel and resort chain. The team was responsible for creating design concepts, designing a logo, creating marketing collateral, and more.

    "Their ability to flex to our needs and solve seemingly impossible challenges impressed us."

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