List of the Best Los Angeles Branding Companies

  • 1
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Irvine CA

    Twelve12 is a branding company from Irvine, Calif. with additional offices in Turkey and Australia. It was founded in 2013 and now has a team of 13 that provides branding, marketing, video production, and web design services to mainly small businesses. 

    Clients
    STA Jets
    Auction.com
    Ten-X
    Vampire Tools
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A software development company wanted to create a cohesive brand that was recognizable to the public. Twelve12 created a comprehensive branding plan that included web development, PR and SEO plans, and fundraising. They also handled e-commerce sales and managed online advertising campaigns. 

    "Now, we are on the first page of search results and we are actively selling our products on multiple platforms. We couldn't be happier with the results." — Co-Founder, Software Development Company

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  • 2
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

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

    Clients
    Capital One
    General Motors
    Reebok
    Kohler
    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

  • 3
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Long Beach CA

    FINIEN is a branding and marketing agency based in Long Beach, Calif. Founded in 2013, the small team of 2 specializes in branding, logo, and marketing strategy. They work primarily with small businesses.

    Clients
    Match Group
    CO-OP Financial Services
    Honeywell
    JUKIN Media
    Notable Project

    FINIEN provided branding services for an undergarment startup. They designed and delivered a branding plan that included a logo, name, positioning, brand personality, and landing page. The client was impressed with the positive feedback and coverage the project received.

    “We’ve received a lot of positive feedback on our branding and design from customers, journalists, social media experts and designers. Though our brand is young, we’ve been recognized nationwide, in part because of the branding work FINIEN delivered.” – CEO, Undergarment Startup 

  • 4
    $100,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    La Visual is a digital agency based in Culver City, California, that was established in 2005. Their team of 11 employees offers branding, UX/UI design, and social media marketing services. 

    Clients
    Intuit
    Yahoo!
    IAC
    Lincoln
    Industries
    Notable Project

    La Visual helped revamp a staffing company's branding materials. Using meticulous research into the target audience, industry, and competitors, their team redesigned the website, business cards, collateral, stationery, and other promotional items.The new logo and visual elements garnered favorable reviews.

    "La Visual provided a great brand illumination study, and the care and concern they gave to the design was outstanding." – CMO, Staffing Company

  • 5
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    Founded in 2015, niftic agency is headquartered in Washington DC, and has a satellite office in Salt Lake City, Utah. niftic agency's team of around 5 employees focuses on web design, web development, and custom software development.The client appreciated niftic agency's technical expertise and innovative solutions.

    Clients
    The North Face
    Change.org
    Lexus
    BRAC
    Notable Project

    niftic agency was hired by an international trade agency that needed custom software to improve their ability to manage the backend of several brands' websites. niftic agency also developed a chatbot that could automatically screen leads, helping the client manage their high volume of inbound marketing.

    "They’re more engineering-based and utility-driven, which we like because it gives us an honest read on them. It also means that when a product goes awry—which they all do in some way—they’ll handle it well. That’s what we care about." - CEO, International Trade Agency

  • 6
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    Gelcomm is a branding and consumer research agency based in Los Angeles, California. The agency specializes in providing strategic design solutions. Founded in 1998, the team currently consists of less than 10 employees.

    Clients
    P&G
    Danone
    The Walt Disney Company
    Mattel Toys
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Gelcomm refreshed the identity of a consumer goods company. They produced marketing and sales material such as a style guide and logos. After the rebranding efforts, products were better received by consumers.

    "They delivered on time and then let my team digest their deliverables. My team often didn’t adhere to our timeline, but Gelcomm adjusted the schedule accordingly. We built a strong working relationship over time." –Former VP of Global Marketing, Consumer Goods Brand

  • 7
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Beverly Hills CA

    Trixmedia is a Beverly Hills, Calif. digital marketing and web design agency with fewer than 50 employees on staff. Since its founding in 2003, the agency has specialized in web design, web development, and branding.

    Clients
    Coca Cola
    Hilton
    Urthbites
    BBCOM
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Trixmedia designed multiple websites for a health therapy company. Along with the websites, they provided design marketing collateral, including brochures and logo design. The client now relies on Trixmedia for all marketing projects. 

    "[Trixmedia] is great at communication and giving design advice while also being cognizant of our concerns. They’re undoubtedly creative and capable of getting things done fast." – SVP, Health Therapy Company

  • 8
    $25,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    Herman-Scheer is a branding agency based in Venice, Calif., founded in 2011. The agency has fewer than 10 employees. While Herman-Scheer specializes in branding, it also offers web, UX/UI, logo, and packaging design. 

    Clients
    Feals
    NeuroGum
    Butterfinger
    CrunchBar
    Notable Project

    A women's public health foundation hired Herman-Scheer to brand a new web platform. The group needed their brand to reflect their goals in inspiring young women. The client felt that Herman-Scheer was responsive and organized.

    "We had about 75,000 members before the engagement with Herman-Scheer, and since then we’ve grown to 125,000. I would attribute a great deal of our success to the platform they built for us." - Co-Founder & COO, Women's Public Health Foundation

  • 9
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Irvine CA

    500 Designs is a design agency based in Irvine, California, that was established in 2014. Their team of 44 employees offers UX/UI design, branding, and marketing strategy services.

    Clients
    Google
    Cisco
    3M
    KBS
    Industries
    Notable Project

    500 Designs provided UI/UX design services to a SaaS negotiation platform startup. Their team also designed the site, provided marketing expertise, and added additional features.

    "Since we've refreshed our product, we frequently get feedback in demos, pitches, and sales calls that our product is the best-looking procurement software on the market." – Head of Product, SaaS Startup

  • 10
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    TLK Fusion is a digital agency based in Toluca Lake, Calif. and founded in 2000. The agency has about 20 employees. TLK Fusion specializes in branding and digital strategy services, but also offers web design.

    Clients
    Vicki Gunvalson
    Loreal
    Colgate
    Kardashian Kaos
    Notable Project

    TLK Fusion took on a national branding strategy campaign for a digital agency. The agency ran social media accounts, prepared a PPC campaign, and provided analysis. The client was pleased with TLK Fusion's work.

    "One of the clients we’ve worked with is King's Hawaiian Bread. Before TLK’s involvement, their local reach was strong, but...they were getting a 2-3% click-through rate on PPC ads we were running. TLK got those rates up to 18%." - President, Digital Agency

  • 11
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    L+R is an international design & technology studio and boutique strategy consulting firm founded in Brooklyn, New York City in 2012. The firm is made up of 25 skilled strategy, design and technology consultants, specializing in brand identity systems, go-to-market strategy consulting, technology strategy, UX/UI design, and next-generation mobile application development. They have offices in Brooklyn, Barcelona, Los Angeles and Milan and work with middle-market and Fortune 500 clients.

    Clients
    Amazon Web Services
    The Estée Lauder Companies
    Hilton Worldwide
    Louis Vuitton
    Notable Project

    L+R developed a brand identity system, led software engineering, and executed a go-to-market strategy to facilitate a unique tenant engagement platform leveraging advanced mobile technologies and humanist principles. The team identified brand values, designed UX/UI and built a mobile application. The strategic initiative created new opportunities for the company's key stakeholders and garnered achievements as an industry-leading platform.

    "Thanks to the reliable and creative support provided by the L+R team, the company was able to hit all of their milestones for the year 2020." – Real Estate Company

  • 12
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Beverly Hills CA
    Flat 6 Concepts is a boutique luxury branding agency founded in 2008 and based in Los Angeles. Our design firm 
    provides branding, packaging design, marketing strategy, collateral as well as e-commerce, website design, and development.
     
     
    Clients
    TEA FORTE
    KORA
    MASERATI CYPRUS
    T-MOBILE
    Notable Project

    Flat 6 Concepts partnered with an interior design firm to design a new logo and redesign its website. Flat 6 Concepts also extended the brand makeover to cover the client's letterhead, business cards, and marketing materials. 

    "I love the business cards and they designed a site that makes us stand out. [...] I’m happy to display our materials to clients." —Owner, Interior Design Firm

  • 13
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    San Clemente CA

    Album Agency is a marketing and branding firm based in San Clemente, Calif. Founded in 2002, they have 12 employees and have worked with several leading global brands in various industries. Their services consist of branding, marketing strategy, content marketing, web design, and more.

    Clients
    Too Faced Cosmetics
    Ben & Jerry's
    Facebook
    Apple
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Album Agency provides brand strategy and marketing collateral for a southern California catering company. They have a long-standing partnership based on Album's creative approach, that includes graphic design, public display ads, and more to develop a concise, engaging corporate identity. Album's work has propelled the client from a local service to a nationally-known firm, recognized in the hospitality industry for their marketing efforts.

    "The team tries to capture our company’s personality and listens to our vision, they don’t use their own ideas. I also appreciate their culture, they are hard workers, but remain approachable." — Director of Marketing, Catering Firm

  • 14
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    Marchio is a branding agency based out of Los Angeles with nearly 10 employees on board. Since 2018, they've provided logo and branding services to small and mid-sized as well as enterprise-level clients.

    Clients
    East West Bank
    Xperi
    LegalZoom
    Chargie
    Notable Project

    Marchio provided branding services to a tech company that needed to create its entire identity from scratch. This included creating a name, logo, extended branding, and more. Their expertise led to the efficient delivery of a brand identity that the client was pleased with, which led to tasking them other projects.

    "They were intelligent during the creative development and helped us be efficient in making the best decisions." – CMO, Tech Company

  • 15
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    Gush is a marketing company based in Santa Monica, Calif. Founded in 2015, their team of fewer than 10 serves small and midmarket businesses primarily in the advertising industry. Services include content marketing, web design, social media marketing, video production, and more. 

    Clients
    Facebook
    Amex
    BMW
    Heineken
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Gush produced a video for a bidet retailer. The team managed all aspects of the production. The video has received positive feedback from internal stakeholders and clients alike.

    "I'm very happy with the ad and I'm in the early stages of using it for marketing." — Owner, Bidet Retailer

  • 16
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Costa Mesa CA

    Column Five is a creative agency founded in 2009. They are based in Irvine, Calif., and have an office in Brooklyn, N.Y. Their 57-person team provides content marketing, public relations, and video production services to their clients in the advertising & marketing and business services industries. 

    Clients
    Zendesk
    Dropbox
    Dialpad
    Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Column Five designed a full-service campaign to market an update for a popular web browser. They build a site and carried out SEM, email marketing, and social media marketing to drive awareness for the campaign. Their efforts brought positive impressions for the commonly ridiculed browser, which earn laud from the client. 

    "One of the things that makes them so strong as an agency is the fact that they pride themselves on being client-led. They are an extension of your team. There is no ego and no attitude to the way that they work." – Creative Technologist, Web Browswer

  • 17
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    Branding Los Angeles is a full-service marketing agency in Los Angeles, CA. They help their mostly small business clients build strong brands social media marketing, web design, digital strategy, and media planning and buying. Their intimate team of about 20 employees got its start in 2008 and now works closely with businesses in the consumer products, healthcare/medical, and manufacturing industries.

    Clients
    Art of Charm
    Belldini
    Beneath the Beautiful
    BiBiGo
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A strategic marketing and event management company hired Branding Los Angeles to collaborate with them on client projects that required branding and marketing expertise. These projects included social media, email marketing, advertising, and graphic design. The marketing company appreciated how Branding Los Angeles presented up to five ideas for each project, allowing the client to choose the concept that best suited its needs.

    “They’re willing to be my partner in achieving my goals for my company. They get involved with the clients’ goals and deliver. To me, they’re worth every penny; that’s why I continue to work with them.” – President, Marketing and Event Management Company

  • 18
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    Ripe Media is a full-service digital agency based in Los Angeles. Founded in 2003, the small team of six specializes in web design, app development, and design to create interactive and digital products for their clients. 

    Clients
    USC
    Santa Barbara Foundation
    Global Foodbanking Network
    Toyota/Lexus
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A food bank organization hired Ripe Media to redesign their website and update their brand. Ripe designed a new look for their website and created email templates for them to use for outreach. The organization felt that Ripe Media took the time to understand the underlying goals and objectives that motivated the project. 

    "They’re invested in our company and understood what we needed in order to develop a customized look and feel for us. Good was never enough for them; they wanted the end product to be perfect, and they were genuinely interested in our success." – President & CEO, Food Bank Organization

  • 19
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Los Angeles CA
    SuperBrand, a branding agency, is headquartered in Los Angeles, California. The small firm was founded in 2020. Their team provides branding and business consulting.
    Industries
    Notable Project

    SuperBrand provides branding and messaging services for a marketing agency. They deliver strategy calls and road maps that include sample messaging and unique selling points for the end clients.

    "They have a great process, and they’ve always delivered on what they promised."

  • 20
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Marina del Rey CA

    Silk Studio is a Los Angeles-based brand design studio founded in 2020 with more than two employees. They are experts in both branding and logo services for small businesses that work in industries such as arts, consumer products, and health care.

    Clients
    SproutLA
    Guggenheim
    UCLA Arts
    ACLU
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Silk Studio provided design services for a fragrance line. The line needed branding and a name for their products. Silk Studio’s assistance has attracted various customers. The line is confident in the success of their products thanks to Silk Studio.

    “Each person on the team is incredibly talented and hardworking.” - Founder, Fragrance Line

  • 21
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Pasadena CA

    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

  • 22
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Rolling Hills Estates CA

    The Bureau of Small Projects is a digital marketing agency based in Rolling Hills Estates, Calif. and founded in 2013. It has a small team of about 5. The Bureau of Small Projects specializes in advertising, web design and development, and branding. The firm mainly works with small non-profits.

    Clients
    Dr. Pimple Popper
    Duff's Cakemix
    New Wave Entertainment
    BudsBox
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A machine learning company hired the Bureau of Small Projects to develop a WordPress website. The client felt that the Bureau of Small Projects was very efficient. The relationship is ongoing.

    "The feedback from our internal team is positive. We showed the website to our partners and they really like the layout that we put together." – President of Machine Learning Company 

  • 23
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    Daniel Brian Advertising is a digital advertising agency based in Rochester, Mich. Founded in 1992, the team of about 40 provides advertising, branding, and marketing strategy services. Their experience spans the healthcare, retail, energy, and financial industries. 

    Clients
    Consumers Energy
    SVS Vision
    Fathead
    Michigan Medicine
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Daniel Brian Advertising served as a full-service agency of record for a regional pizza chain. They did traditional and digital advertising, redesigned a logo, and oversaw marketing campaigns. Their involvement drove sales and advertising ratings in areas such as awareness and persuasion.

    “DBA helped to contribute to many quarters of increased growth, and we saw increasing sales for the entire time that we worked with them.” – EVP of Marketing, Regional Pizza Chain

  • 24
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Irvine CA

    Venthio is a branding and design agency founded in 2006. Based in Orange County, Calif., the team of 2 specializes in branding and advertising.

    Clients
    IBM
    Sprint
    Ameriestate
    Sony
    Notable Project

    Venthio helped an insurance company by building a distinctive, scalable brand platform for a publication. They performed a strategic analysis, evaluated company strengths and weaknesses, and redesigned marketing and web collateral. The client was impressed with the team's work. 

    "Before our work with Dean, we had around 150,000 users in 50 countries, and about 60 or 70 companies working with us to provide content at that time. Today, our readership is in 144 countries." – Founder and Chairman, Insurance Company 

  • 25
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Pasadena CA

    Pastilla Inc. is a creative and marketing agency based in Pasadena and Irvine, Calif. and Bratislava, Slovakia. Founded in 2004, they have 15 employees experienced in elevating brands through strategic creative and marketing practices. They provide content, SEO, social media solutions, mobile design, and film and animation to small, midmarket, and large companies.

    Clients
    The Hollywood Foreign Press Association
    SAP
    Microsoft
    OCTA
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Pastilla Inc. provided content creation and marketing support for a private school. They produced a music video, a promotional video, and ads, and also ran social media campaigns for the client. The music video created by Pastilla Inc. received substantial engagement from users on YouTube and social media platforms.

    “The work has been amazing from Pastilla Inc. The latest video they did for us has reached over 8,000 views on YouTube, and hundreds of thousands of views on social media.” – Dev Coordinator, Private School

  • 26
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    Headquartered in Los Angeles, CA, Ad Victorem is a full-service digital agency that was founded in 2017. The small team of about five specializes in branding, web design, marketing strategy, and content marketing.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Ad Victorem provides ongoing design and branding services for a small, web development agency. They provide the agency with any creative elements they need, including logos and videos. The partnership has produced over 200 websites, and the client prides Ad Victorem on being passionate and dedicated.

    "I stick with them [Ad Victorem] because they always provide high-quality design work and creatives that really wow the client."- CEO of Web Development Agency

  • 27
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    Special Modern Design is a branding and consulting company based in Los Angeles. With a team of one employee, they provide branding, graphic design, and logo creation services. The business was founded in 2000.  

    Clients
    Cake Monkey Bakery
    Lace Your Face
    Alicia Keys...
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Special Modern Design created a logo, business cards, postcards, packaging and a website for a newly founded bakery. The in-store signage was also designed during the project. The work has been popular and well-received by customers and the press, giving the client recognition in their market. 

    "I was most impressed by the way that Special Modern Design just always knows what we're looking for." – Owner, Bakery

  • 28
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Pasadena CA
    Echo Factory is a Pasadena, California-based advertising company. The small firm was launched in 2007. Their services include advertising, branding, marketing strategy, public relations, and more.
    Notable Project

    Echo Factory designed the website of an aviation company. They've then supported the client's branding and content marketing efforts through photography, video production, email campaigns, and a brand overhaul.

    "We know that we’re working with the right provider when both our staff and customers are pleased."

  • 29
    $250,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    Sensis is an integrated cross-cultural marketing agency with offices in Los Angeles Washington, D.C., Austin, and Atlanta. Founded in 1998, the team of 90+ offers advertising, research, digital experience, PR, social media, and branding. They develop research-based campaigns that drive measurable ROI their clients.

    Clients
    AltaMed
    Sempra Energy
    OC Fair
    Metrolink
    Industries
    Notable Project

    One of Sensis’ clients is an energy company that wanted to connect with its community with a bilingual PR campaign. Sensis organized community events, worked with local media, and designed and produced all the advertising material.

    “In many ways, I feel that we're their only client. I know that's kind of a cliché – the way that they have been able to sometimes just drop everything else, get what we needed done, and bring in any additional partners, if necessary. They've really done an outstanding job.” – Communications Manager, Energy Company

  • 30
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Santa Monica CA
    TheTheory is a branding agency located in Santa Monica, California. They specialize in branding, ux/ui design, digital strategy, business consulting, and more and were launched in 2020.
    Industries
    Notable Project

    TheTheory was hired by a music company to help build their national brand identity and reach more clients. The team handles the digital strategy, website development, and social media efforts.

    "TheTheory really cares and it's something that stood out right from the start."

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