List of the Best Austin Branding Companies

  • 1
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Austin TX

    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.

    Clients
    7-Eleven (Brazilian Bold)
    Aetna (Practice iQ)
    Affinia (The Liaison Hotel in DC)
    AICPA (Privacy Check)
    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

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  • 2
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Austin 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 been the long-term agency of record for a B2B business bank managing over $25B in assets. They were originally brought on board to help craft the bank's brand strategy, messaging, and positioning. From there, the engagement grew to Spire acting as an almost entirely outsourced marketing team with continued focus on brand strategy, website design and development, and campaign execution.

    “What Spire has created for us is a beautiful, well-received brand." Senior VP of Corporate Marketing, Bank

  • 3
    $25,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Austin TX

    Spectacle Strategy, founded in 2017, is a creative strategy consultancy headquartered in Denver. The company’s team of 3 specializes in branding, marketing research, and marketing strategy. They work mostly with mid-market businesses in the business services, financial services, and consumer products & services industries. 
     

    Clients
    Slack
    Fifth Season
    T-Mobile
    CarMax
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Spectacle Strategy assisted a health food company with their branding. They collaborated with the client to help them with their positioning, package design, and other marketing materials. After the engagement, the client received positive customer feedback.

    “The brand is now able to more effectively communicate with its audience because of Spectacle Strategy. After doing a survey, we saw that our new plant-power nutrition approach was twice as favorable among our consumers than our previous positioning.” — Former CEO, Health Food Company

  • 4
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Austin TX

    HMG Creative is a full-service digital agency that is based in Austin, TX. Founded in 2003, HMG Creative's team of 14 employees offer web development and design, as well as a variety of marketing services such as SEO, print, email, social media, and content marketing. The team at HMG Creative works mainly with small businesses. Award: 2016 Communicator Awards: Award of Distinction

    Clients
    Thermo Fisher Scientific
    Bucc-ee's
    trueCABLE
    SpyCloud
    Notable Project

    HMG creative helped a finance firm redesign its website to make it more user-friendly. HMG Creative helped launched a fully revamped website with a lower bounce rate for the client and trained the client's staff on how to use the new website. The client was impressed with how the team at HMG Creative incorporated feedback throughout the project. 

    "Their work has been great. We’re very happy with them, and they were very accommodating with all of the feedback we provided and revisions we suggested. " – Certified Financial Planner, Finance Firm 

  • 5
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Round Rock TX

    Thirsty Agency is a creative marketing and branding agency based in Pasadena, California. Established in 2014, they have fewer than 10 employees and specialize in marketing for brand loyalty and lifestyle brands. Their services include web design and development, branding, content marketing, and strategic consulting.

    Clients
    Appetize
    AT&T
    Campeones Cup
    Concacaf
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Thirsty provided branding and marketing support for an international soccer tour through the United States. The initiative began with an audit of soccer fans' media consumption and the client's target audience. After the evaluation, Thirsty designed marketing collateral and launched digital and physical media campaigns to promote awareness. The client's tour was a success, and they worked with Thirsty Agency on domestic marketing since this project.

    "The Thirsty Agency team is among the most efficient firms we’ve worked with when it comes to workflow. We tasked them with several last-minute projects, and they continued to deliver top-notch products under the short deadline." — Marketing Coordinator, Professional Soccer League

  • 6
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Austin TX

    Tenderling Design is a branding and marketing studio in Austin, Texas. Founded in 2004, they have about 10 employees that serve mostly small-business and midmarket clients in the hospitality, real estate, and nonprofit sectors. Services include branding, web design, and graphic design.

    Clients
    Fairmont Hotels and Resorts
    Greystar
    HRI Lodging
    Hilton Hotels & Resorts
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Tenderling Design provided design and branding services for a hotel management company. Their team created guest-facing content through email marketing, flyers, seasonal menus, and logo design. Their team’s efforts have exceeded expectations and received positive feedback.

    “They’re excellent at talking through their decisions to make their clients feel comfortable moving forward.” – Corporate Director of Marketing, Hotel Management Company

  • 7
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Austin TX

    Envision Creative Group is a marketing and advertising agency based in Austin, Texas. Founded in 2001, Envision Creative Group's team of 23 employees specialize in branding, conversion optimization, and web design. The firm mainly works with midmarket and small businesses but has experience with enterprises as well. 

    Industries
    Notable Project

    An imaging company hired Envision Creative Group to create a digital strategy around its rebrand. Envision Creative Group created a logo and produced a graphics package to complement the firm's new brand. The client expressed excitement about the end result of the project. 

    "We liked the attention Envision Creative Group took on our account. They took pride in doing what they did for us, and they came up with fantastic ideas. There was even another idea I liked so much that I bought it, even though I don’t have a use for it. I will use it in the future if I find the opportunity." – President, Imaging Company  

  • 8
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Austin TX

    Pound Design+Branding is a creative design agency founded in 2008 and located in Austin, Texas. With a team of fewer than 10 employees, they provide branding, web design, and web development services.

    Clients
    Red Horn Coffehouse & Brewing Co.
    Rabbit Hole Brewing
    CoffeeShark Espresso+Pints
    Warehouse Billiard Bar
    Notable Project

    Pound Design+Branding led rebranding efforts, designing a logo and a website. The team also provided training on online visibility. They were nimble, and their designs received positive feedback about their meaning and professional look.

    “Pound Design+Branding helped me achieve my goals.” – Founder, Consulting Firm

  • 9
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Austin TX

    Viewstream is a creative digital agency with offices in San Francisco, Chicago, and Austin, Texas. Founded in 2000, they have just under 30 employees on their team. Their services include advertising, video production, and branding, and they primarily serve enterprise clients.

    Clients
    UPS
    Coca-Cola
    Honeywell
    Adobe
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Viewstream provided branding services for an eSports and gaming platform. Their responsibilities included brand creative and positioning, presentations, design, web development, and video production. The project multiplied traffic and overall feedback on the project was positive. Their talented team brought the brand to life. They were organized and their workflow was seamless.

    “I would say the combination of service and creativity is unmatched in any agency that we have worked with.” – CEO, eSports Gaming Platform

  • 10
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Austin TX

    Rock Candy Media is a marketing and advertising agency headquartered in Austin, Texas. It also has an office in Beverly Hills, Calif. Founded in 2009, Rock Candy Media's team of 22 employees provide marketing strategy, social media marketing, and digital strategy. The firm mainly works with small business clients.  

    Clients
    Rock Candy Media works with clients in all industries
    from startups and e-commerce enterprises to small
    locally focused businesses and medium-sized companies. It’s about building personal relationships with our clients—the team understand their needs
    and that comes through in their commitment to each clients’ success.
    Notable Project

    A building materials company hired Rock Candy Media to help streamline its brand unity across markets and brands it owned. Rock Candy Media designed a website and created social channels for each brand. They also created a suite of marketing collateral. The materials company experienced an increase in leads from its enhanced digital presence. 

    "They're good about prioritizing work and delivering on time, unlike other vendors we've worked with in the past. The best creative is only so helpful when it's late, so we really appreciate their timely approach to their work. They're also good about providing creative input and helping us push the envelop with our branding. They go the extra mile without us even having to ask them." – Communications Manager, Building Materials Corporation

  • 11
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Austin TX

    Workhorse Marketing was founded in 2003 and is located in Austin, Texas. Their team of 15 employees provides web design, advertising, and branding services for midmarket, enterprise, and small businesses.

    Clients
    Tilson Homes
    Ship Station
    Viva Day Spa
    Dr. Pepper
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Workhorse Marketing provides digital marketing services for a thermal technology company. They designed a logo and developed a website. The team continues to create promotional materials. A lot of positive feedback has been received.

    "We’ve gotten a lot of positive feedback from clients on their initial branding." –CEO, Thermal Technology Company

  • 12
    $100,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Austin TX

    Founded in 2012, Handsome is a design agency based in Austin, Texas. With a team of 40 employees, Handsome specializes in web design, web development, and mobile app development, especially for enterprise clients. 

    Clients
    Viacom
    Audi
    FedEx
    Facebook
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A social media company partnered with Handsome to build a security tool. The tool would help companies in the social media industry collaborate and share information to avoid widespread security breaches. Handsome led ideation, design, and readied the product for development. The client highlighted the especially disruptive and challenging nature of the product, and noted that Handsome was uniquely positioned for such a challenging development task.

    "They were so much more than just a design company; they were a strategy company. They helped us formulate this very loose and rough idea into a concise, consolidated manifesto." - Manager, Social Media Company

  • 13
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Austin TX

    Founded in 2003, damolade consulting offers full-stack marketing services including advertising, SEO, branding, digital strategy, and web design. Based in Austin, Texas, they work primarily with clients in the consumer products and services industry. 

    Clients
    Industries
    Notable Project

    As part of an ongoing engagement, damolade consulting provides SEM and SEO services to a nonprofit. They target specific key terms and have improved the client's search engine rankings. 

    "From our bare-bones website, damolade consulting created something that was supremely optimized." – Digital Director, Nonprofit 

  • 14
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Austin TX

    Rugged Coastal is a creative design studio founded in 2015. Their headquarters is in Portland, Maine, with a second location in Boston. Their 3-person team offers services in branding, advertising and web design. They primarily serve small and midmarket businesses.

    Clients
    Weight Watchers
    Geary Brewing Company
    The Private Wealth Partners
    Summit Trail Advisors
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Rugged Coastal provided services in print advertising and web design for an apparel company. They improved the client’s digital visibility and e-commerce site, helping design, build and implement advertisements. The client praised Rugged Coastal’s successful advertising strategies.

    “Clients should have faith in Rugged Coastal’s abilities; they can produce really interesting content.” – Product Line Director, Apparel Company
     

  • 15
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Round Rock TX

    Hot Dog Marketing is a marketing company located in Round Rock, Texas. Founded in 2008, Hot Dog Marketing's team of 14 specializes in web design, branding, SEO, social media marketing, email marketing, video production, content marketing and logo services. 

    Clients
    University Federal Credit Union
    ISF
    MVBA
    Williamson County Economic Development Partnership
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Hot Dog Marketing helped a law firm rebrand. Hot Dog Marketing redesigned their entire website and led SEO. Since Hot Dog Marketing has updated its business cards, brochures, pamphlets, and website, the client has seen site traffic go up 300-400%. 

    "We're not their [Hot Dog Marketing] only customer, but it sometimes feels that way because they go above and beyond for us." – Director of Operations, Law Firm

  • 16
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Austin TX

    Indiegogh is a branding studio based in Austin, Texas. The studio, founded in 2019, has a team of less than ten that provides branding, social media marketing, email marketing, web design, graphic design, and logo services to small companies in various industries.

    Clients
    FOURSES
    Inc.
    Strange Paradise Giftshop
    BookPeople
    Notable Project

    A gift shop business hired Indiegogh Creative to design the branding for their gift shop. Working closely with the business, Indiegogh Creative designed the wordmark logo, favicon, and tagline lockup, as well as selected the color palette and typography. To cover all these, Indiegogh Creative delivered a style guide in PDF format and a zip folder that contains editible files. Indiegogh Creative completed the project and met the business's expectations.

    "I never had to wonder when I would receive deliverables or where the project was in our timeline." - Founder, Gift Shop Business

  • 17
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Austin TX

    With locations in San Antonio and Austin, Cardigan is an employer branding and communications company. Since 2017, their small team of four has helped with branding, corporate training, and web design for various clients. 

    Clients
    H-E-B
    Credit Human
    University of Texas
    AlixPartners
    Industries
    Notable Project

    An HR consulting firm hired Cardigan for two separate projects. The first was a website redesign. The second involved health & wellness trainings. Both services were well-received by the client.

    "They're incredibly responsive."–CEO, HR Consulting Firm

  • 18
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Austin TX

    Lion's Share Digital is a digital media and web agency. This company has two employees and was founded in 2013. Lion's Share Digital is located in Austin, Texas and offers a range of services including website design, digital strategy consulting, and branding for small to medium-sized businesses.

    Clients
    Keller Williams
    The1Thing
    KUKA
    The Glitch Mob
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Lion's Share Digital designed and developed a WordPress website for a tequila company. They included various features in the design, including parallax scrolling and pre-existing brand aesthetics, along with providing additional SEO and content creation services aimed at driving more traffic to the site. The company has reported satisfying amounts of traffic to the site since its launch.

    "They are extremely organized and incredibly skilled. They will bring your designs to life and will far exceed your expectations. They will bring your site and digital presence to a place that you didn’t know was possible. I would use them time and time again." - Director of Marketing, Tequila Company

  • 19
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Austin TX

    Founded in 2008, Red Fan Communications is located in Austin, Texas. With about 9 employees, they provide branding, public relations, and digital strategy services for midmarket and small businesses. They focus on businesses in financial services, education, and legal cannabis industries.

    Clients
    Q2
    Hyliion
    Fluence
    Texas Original Compassionate Cultivation
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Red Fan Communications provided narrative and branding efforts for a political consulting firm. They created a press release and a number of content pieces for media and trade journals. The team prioritizes people and relationships in their work.

    "Red Fan is obviously highly professional and competent but the most impressive thing to me is the way they prioritize people and relationships in their work." –Founder & Chief Strategist, Political Consulting Firm

  • 20
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Austin TX

    Big Gorilla Design is a web design, marketing, and branding agency headquartered in Austin, Texas with an additional office in San Antonio. They were founded in 2010, and their team of 7 people specializes in web design, branding, and SEO. They also do some graphic design, digital strategy, and social media marketing. They work with small, mid-market, and enterprise companies. 

    Clients
    Brett Design
    Ready Solutions
    Notable Project

    Big Gorilla Design did web design, logo design, and development for a startup tech company. The primary client is a digital marketing agency, and they needed a website and logo for a third-party client. Big Gorilla Design and the agency worked together to brainstorm ideas. The company created initial branding, a logo, mapped out the site, and created wireframes that later became web page designs.

    “The client was so satisfied with the logo and website that they brought on Big Gorilla Design to lead a video and advertising campaign. Both projects delivered a clear ROI and received compliments from stakeholders.” — Owner, Digital Marketing Agency
     

  • 21
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Austin TX

    Kona Made is a web design studio based in Austin, Texas, and founded in 2019. Their team of over 2 employees provides web design, branding, and advertising solutions for small and medium-sized businesses in industries such as advertising and consumer products.

    Clients
    Perfect Keto
    Cellucor
    Lifesize
    Cervelo
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Kona Made designed a website for a marketing company. The company needed help designing a website for one of their clients. The company was satisfied with Kona Made’s work.

    “[They] did an excellent job on this site, it was so beautiful, fresh, and on brand.” – CEO, Marketing Company

  • 22
    Undisclosed
    2 - 9 Employees
    Austin TX

    SearchRPM is an SEO company based in Austin, TX. Founded in 2012, SearchRPM'S small team of 3 specialize in web design and SEO. SearchRPM also provides digital strategy, PPC, and branding services for its clients. 

    Clients
    The Vanilla Orchid
    All-Star;Training CEU
    German Auto Center
    Notable Project

    SearchRPM partnered with a real estate marketing firm in order for an SEO campaign to raise a client's online presence. SearchRPM used content creation and link building to create a comprehensive SEO campaign for the client. The real estate firm was impressed with the speed and efficiency of the team at SearchRPM.

    "They are really responsive and can explain what they are doing on the SEO front. Other firms just go to work, but are secretive about their actual efforts. This group is more transparent and communicative than most firms." – Senior Account Manager, Real Estate Marketing Firm 

  • 23
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Austin TX

    Located in Texas, Leverage Marketing has a team of 35+ professionals who focus on inbound marketing. Other services include SEO, PPC, content and social media marketing, and digital strategy. They work with small and mid-market businesses.

    Clients
    BOXX Technologies
    AMD
    Intel
    ScriptRelief
    Notable Project

    Leverage Marketing worked with an IT services company to increase website conversion rates through SEO and Google AdWords campaigns. They also updated the company website’s copy and optimized the pages for search and visitor usability.

    “Leverage Marketing seemed truly interested in delivering results, which was what I found so appealing about them in the first place. They’re not a huge company, but they employ experts in each of their areas, from social media to SEO and pay per click.” – President and Technical Director, IT Services Company

  • 24
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Austin TX

    Branding agency Main & Rose is located in Denver, Colorado. The small team focuses on branding, digital strategy, social media marketing, web design, and more. The company was launched in 2013.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    A disability workforce hired Maine & Rose to provide branding, web development, and SEO. Their efforts include logo creating, brand identity, market research, social media management, among other tasks.

    "They implement the message that we want to put out there."

  • 25
    Undisclosed
    2 - 9 Employees
    Austin TX

    Alex Wright Web Design and SEO, based in Austin, Texas, was founded in 2013 and has a team of 4 people. They provide small businesses, primarily within the entertainment and medical industries, with web design, SEO, and digital marketing services

    Clients
    City of Austin
    Westlake Plastic Surgery
    Still Austin Whiskey Co.
    McMinn Law Firm
    Notable Project

    Alex Wright Web Design and SEO built a new website for a personal injury law firm to improve speed and web traffic. They redesigned the architecture and front end of the site, imported media from the old site, and implemented SEO best practices. This increased the speed of the site by 100% and improved its search rankings.

    “They listened to our input without pushing back and adjusted their normal routine, which further proved that our satisfaction was their top priority.” – Senior Tech Architect SEO, Personal Injury Law Firm

  • 26
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Austin TX

    mixtape marketing is a full-service agency in Austin, Texas. Founded in 2009, they have about 11 employees that do branding, packaging design, and web design. mixtape marketing's small business and midmarket clients work in a variety of sectors.  

    Clients
    Silicon Labs
    White Construction Compnay
    Forum Energy Technology
    Chameleon Cold-Brew
    Industries
    Notable Project

    mixtape marketing provided branding and design services to increase awareness for an IoT company's products. The projects included design work, community engagement, and video production. mixtape marketing received positive feedback for its work. 

    "The feedback was instant and overwhelming. " — Senior Campaigns & Communities Manager, IoT Company

  • 27
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Austin TX

    Creativos RD is a marketing agency located in Guadalajara, Mexico. They were founded in 2004 and have a team of nearly 10 employees who specialize in branding, social media marketing, web and graphic design, mobile app development, and advertising.

    Clients
    Cloe Time
    Powerade
    Fresca
    Arca Continental
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Creativos RD completed a variety of marketing services for an event management company. Their work included a new website, social media assistance, and a series of curated printed marketing materials. The agency succeeded in promoting an event for the company.

    "They managed the project very well, and we never experienced any issues." — Project Manager, Event Management Company

  • 28
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Leander TX

    THE CODER is a web design and development firm based in San Mateo, Calif. Founded in 2015 , their team of 15 serves clients in the hospitality and business services sectors. Services include corporate identity, WordPress, and JavaScript development.

    Clients
    Acorn Learning Center
    Dama
    Aji Limo Peruvian Cuisine
    METIS
    Industries
    Notable Project

    THE CODER created a new website for a pre-school program. They built it on WordPress and added basic functionality. The new site has received positive acclaim from interested parents.

    “My project manager was great. He was very responsive and helpful whenever we ran into snags.” – Operations Manager, Pre-school.

  • 29
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Austin TX

    Firefli is a digital strategy company. Established in 2009, the team offers digital strategy, ux/ui design, email marketing, search engine optimization, and more. Their small firm is Roanoke, Virginia-based.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Firefli provides web development and security maintenance services for a research center. They’ve done various projects for the client, including the development of web pages for the center’s research project.

    “We’ve also had a truly open communication, and they’re very receptive to any kind of feedback we give.”

  • 30
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Austin TX

    Marketing agency 97 Degrees West was founded in 2004. Based in Austin, Texas, their team of 22 works with large and mid-sized companies on their advertising, branding, and marketing strategy. 

    Clients
    LG
    Lancer Worldwide
    Industries
    Notable Project

    97 Degrees West used social media and planned multiple events to help a credit union appeal to a younger demographic. To drive engagement, the agency also ran contests for the credit union. 

     

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