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.

  • 51

    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)

  • 52

    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
  • 53

    The O Group

    The O Group is a branding agency headquartered in New York. Founded in 1986, the agency and its team of over 15 are experts in web design, advertising, branding and logo design. 

    Notable Project

    The O Group was hired by a startup beauty company for its branding services. Its work included creating a logo, running social media, packaging a website and producing photos. 

    "I appreciate the personal service. The O Group has the ability to offer big brand agency work despite having a smaller size. They aren’t as costly as larger providers, but the service quality is the same." - Founder & CEO of Beauty Brand

    Former clients
    Salvatore Ferragamo
    American Kennel Club
    Lacoste
    The Ritz-Carlton
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $75,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place New York, NY
    5.0
    5.0
    7 Clutch reviews
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  • 54

    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
  • 55

    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
  • 56

    ds+f / Don Schaaf & Friends, Inc.

    Founded in 1991, ds+f (Don Schaaf & Friends, Inc.) is full service branding agency in Annapolis, Md. The agency's small team of 7 specializes in advertising, branding, and video production. 

    Notable Project

    A real estate firm hired ds+f for branding assistance. The client needed a new logo, web design, and printed marketing assets used during client meetings. Following the website launch, ds+f stayed on to maintain and update the website as needed. The client enjoyed working with ds+f's creative and collaborative team. 

    "They [ds+f] pack a lot of power and creativity in a world with so much choice. They always seem to have solutions to our problems." – Chief Executive Officer, Real Estate Firm 

    Former clients
    National Retail Federation
    NPR
    Cushman & Wakefield
    WIDIA
    Fisher House
    US Bobsled/Skeleton Team
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Washington, DC
    5.0
    5.0
    11 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Hermes Creative Awards: Bronze (2012, 2013)

  • 57

    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
    32 Clutch reviews
  • 58

    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
    10 Clutch reviews
  • 59

    Theory SF

    Theory SF is a San Francisco-based creative agency. The agency was founded in 2015 and has a team of 2 that provides a variety of services including branding, marketing strategy, web design, advertising, digital strategy, and more.

    Notable Project

    A radio station was undergoing a rebranding of their entire network and needed to overhaul various parts of their online presence. Theory SF conducted market research in order to redesign their website as a fitting part of their overall rebranding.

    "They’re highly professional, but also down-to-earth people that feel like part of our team. The team’s industry knowledge is incredible and they’re not afraid to think outside the box." — Program Director, Radio Station

    Former clients
    Cisco
    SF Museum of Modern Art
    EcoTerra
    Net Gear
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place San Francisco, CA
    4.9
    4.9
    16 Clutch reviews
  • 60

    Sussner Design Company

    Sussner Design Company is a branding agency headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Founded in 1999, their team of approximately 5–6 employees provides both digital and web design services. They focus on brand messaging and delineating an effective strategy. 

    Notable Project

    Sussner Design Company rebranded a printing press, giving them everything from a new logo to a freshly-designed website. They worked to increase the client’s brand recognition by conducting analysis on competition and delivering distinctive designs. Their work culminated in a 400% increase in sales and customers for the client. 

    "We’ve seen an increase in online sales and a fourfold growth in new clients every month.” — Sales Representative, Printing Press Company

    Former clients
    Shock Doctor
    McDavid USA
    Animal Humane Society
    AT&T Tower
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Minneapolis, MN
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 61

    FINE

    FINE is a digital brand agency with offices in San Francisco and Portland, Ore. FINE's specialty is branding, but the team of nearly 70 also is skilled in web design, web development, and SEO. Founded in 1994, they have nearly 25 years of experience working with clients ranging from Fortune 500 companies to startups. 

    Notable Project

    FINE developed a new branding strategy for a catering company that included a new website with a live stream and a new logo. The client was impressed with the increase in web traffic after working with FINE. 

    "We’ve seen steady growth since we started SEO development, and monthly traffic was up roughly 250% after last year’s relaunch. Client feedback is tremendous, and our site sets the bar for our competitors." – Founder, Global Gourmet Catering 

    Former clients
    Cisco
    Kimpton Hotels
    Apple
    Anchor Brewing
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group10 - 49 Employees
    place San Francisco, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    3 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Oregonian Top Workplace (2014–2017)

  • 62

    ZENMARK

    ZENMARK is a global brand naming agency founded in 1999. Their 6-person team is headquartered in San Francisco, with a second office in New York. They offer branding for enterprise and midmarket clients, primarily in the healthcare, telecommunications, IT, and consumer products industries.

    Notable Project

    ZENMARK developed the brand name of a vaccine for a pharmaceuticals company. They collaborated with the client’s legal team on multiple products, following an established process for the development of the new product’s brand name. The client was pleased with their expansive knowledge.

    “The team was very skilled, engaged, and customer oriented. The owner was exceptionally talented and always tried to be present.” – Global Marketing Lead, Pharmaceuticals Company
     

    Former clients
    Hewlett-Packard
    Microsoft
    Sprint
    Bayer
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place San Francisco, CA
    4.9
    4.9
    5 Clutch reviews
  • 63

    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
  • 64

    UNIT partners LLC

    UNIT Partners is a branding and graphic design agency based in San Francisco and founded in 1996. UNIT Partners' team of more than 200 employees has more than two decades of experience in web design, branding, and marketing strategy. The firm mainly works with small- and mid-sized businesses but has experience working with large enterprises as well. 

    Notable Project

    UNIT Partners was tasked with helping a restaurant group redo its branding. UNIT Partners designed new menus, a new logo, and websites in order to meet the client's needs and emphasize the rebrand. The team at UNIT Partners also initiated marketing messages that reflected the rebrand. The client was very impressed with the team at UNIT Partners professionalism and devotion to the project. 

    "I felt like they were always looking out for what was best for me as the client. UNIT's number one priority is not to get it done, but to get it done right, no matter if it takes twenty tries or if it takes two tries. "-CEO, Restaurant Group 

    Former clients
    Kia Motors
    Jamba Juice
    Mercedes-Benz
    Taiwanese Shaved Ice
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place San Francisco, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    8 Clutch reviews
  • 65

    ColorJar

    ColorJar is a brand and design agency founded in 2008 and based in Chicago. ColorJar's team of 10 employees specializes in branding and logo and graphic design. The firm mainly works with small and mid-market sized clients but also has some experience working with larger enterprises. 

    Notable Project

    ColorJar partnered with a marketplace company to modernize its web design. ColorJar redid the organization's digital market homeplace in order to be more customer-friendly. The team at ColorJar also redesigned the organization's website and created customer-friendly content. 

    "ColorJar, their founder, and the rest of the team there, are truly very unique, creative people who do an incredibly good job at not only ideating, but also helping guide the development of content, style, and product development. "-Marketing Director, Digital Marketplace Company 

    Former clients
    Discovery Channel
    Funny or Die
    Sandbox Industries
    WCIU
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Chicago, IL
    4.8
    4.8
    12 Clutch reviews
  • 66

    House of Who, Inc.

    House of Who, Inc. is an arthouse and brand agency located in Berkeley, Calif. Founded in 2015, the 9-person team offers branding services with a focus on naming and corporate identity.

    Notable Project

    House of Who, Inc. provided naming services for a global telecommunications company. The team set up a name selection strategy and system that was consistent across a wide variety of products and could continue to be used as the company grew. The client was excited about the new system.

    “We now have a naming system that brings consistency and cohesion to our existing portfolio and empowers us to effortlessly name new products and services as they come online.” 
    —VP of Global Brands and Programs, Global Telecommunications Company

    Former clients
    Google
    Apple
    Target
    Disney
    Blue Shield of California
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Berkeley, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    5 Clutch reviews
  • 67

    THIEL

    THIEL is a marketing agency founded in 1981. Based in Milwaukee, with additional offices in Chicago, Indianapolis, and Columbus, Ohio, the team of 39 specializes in advertising, branding, and digital strategy. They primarily focus on serving midmarket clients in the business services and advertising & marketing industries. 

    Notable Project

    THIEL Design worked on brand profile development for an IT company. The team created a brand profile through customer, competitor, and employee interviews. They also produced a new web design, logo, and tagline. Overall, the client was impressed with the results of the project. 

    "THIEL Design really knew how to bring out our brand story. I was really impressed by all the interviews they conducted. The customer voice was such an important part of this project."                                                           — VP of Business Development, IT Company

    Former clients
    Young Dental
    Snap-on
    Linden Street Partners
    Oral-B
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Milwaukee, WI
    5.0
    5.0
    18 Clutch reviews
  • 68

    Vowels Advertising LLP

    Vowels Advertising LLP is an advertising agency headquartered in Jaipur, India. Since 2016, the agency's team of about 25 has offered marketing strategy and research, advertising, and public relations, along with other services.  

    Notable Project

    Vowels Advertising helped a real estate company with its advertising campaign. The agency's work included developing a new brand, creating a logo, running social media, designing different print elements, and other marketing tasks. The client was very satisfied.

    "We are very satisfied with the branding, which was clearly communicated and stood out immediately. The workflow was extremely effective." - CEO, Real Estate Company

    Former clients
    Burger Farm
    Orchid Jewelry
    Westin Pushkar
    Panorama
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Jaipur, India
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 69

    Wonsupona

    Wonsupona is a naming agency headquartered in San Francisco, Calif., with another location in Durham, N.C. It was founded in 2012 and has a team of fewer than 5. In addition to naming services, Wonsupona provides branding and content marketing services.

    Notable Project

    Wonsupona worked closely with a consulting agency to figure out the best brand name. Through brainstorming the message and defining attributes of the agency, Wonsupona helped the consulting agency find the right name. 

    "Everyone has had an immensely positive reaction to the new name of my business. In my experience, it's unusual to have unanimous approval." - President, Consulting Agency

    Former clients
    IBM
    Ricola
    Microsoft
    MetaDesign
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place San Francisco, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    10 Clutch reviews
  • 70

    The Yard Creative

    The Yard Creative is a design innovation house located in south London. It was founded in 2007 and now has a team of 19 that provides branding, market research, graphic design, and more.

    Notable Project

    A cosmetics company was releasing a refresh of an old brand and wanted to create a corresponding in-store experience. The Yard Creative researched and provided the client with ideas for the campaign and its implementation.

    "They’re thorough and strategic. When we make requests, they ask us questions about why we think that request will deliver for us. They force us to think about what will get us the results we want—based on the consumer research and sales data, rather than on existing strategies that we may have followed for 10 years but that don’t meet our needs." — Senior Merchandising Manager, Cosmetics Company

    Former clients
    Rimmel
    iSmash
    JD Sports
    World Vision
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place London, United Kingdom
    4.9
    4.9
    20 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Design Effectiveness Award (2017) , Mark of Excellence Award: World Vision UK (2016)

  • 71

    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
  • 72

    Vigor - A restaurant & beverage branding & marketing agency

    Vigor is a Philadelphia-based branding and marketing agency that was founded in 2003. The agency's team of 6 specializes in branding, marketing strategy, advertising, and packaging design for clients in the restaurant and beverage industries.

    Notable Project

    A restaurant franchise hired Vigor for a complete brand overhaul that better aligns with current trends. Vigor helped the company with the rebranding, including a plan to create new logos, menu designs, company name, and a fresher look.

    "The greatest thing about Vigor is their passion for what they believe in. We completely rejected their first recommendations, but they kept at it, creating mockups for every aspect of the rebrand. They presented these designs to us, and we ultimately decided they had been right all along." - President, Restaurant Franchise

    Former clients
    Zaxby's
    Steak 'n;Shake
    Erik's Delicafe
    Johnny's Pizza House
    Brick River Cider
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Atlanta, GA
    4.8
    4.8
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 73

    FERRAS

    FERRAS is a naming agency based in Vienna, Austria. Founded in 2005, the team of 5 specializes in branding. They work primarily with midmarket and small business clients.

    Notable Project

    FERRAS worked on the logo and web design for an international membership corporation, developing the platform for a premium dining experience. The team helped develop the client’s corporate identity. 

    “FERRAS is a flexible group and able to react fast when we need to get a task done. We needed to send out our next letter and needed work done on it quickly.” – CEO, International Membership Corporation

    Former clients
    Bladescape
    BOSCH
    Ministry of Defense
    Federal Computing Center
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Vienna, Austria
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 74

    Niftic Agency

    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.

    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

    Former clients
    The North Face
    International Rescue Committee
    Lexus
    Subaru
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Washington, DC
    5.0
    5.0
    10 Clutch reviews
  • 75

    Massive Media

    Massive Media is a full-service digital agency based in Vancouver, Canada, with a team of about 15. Since 2012, they have provided branding, digital and marketing strategy, web design, and advertising services for clients in hospitality, leisure, real estate, and more.

    Notable Project

    Massive Media created and implemented a social media ad campaign for two television series. The also advised the client on profitable outreach strategies for various other platforms like Facebook and Instagram. Their work has received positive feedback from investors and the audiences. 

    "Their team remained professional, insightful, and responsive throughout the engagement. They were quick to send back drafts and iterations on creative and their agility made the whole process seamless."–Story Editor, Entertainment Company

    Former clients
    CBC
    Staples
    Microsoft
    Shaw
    Zwick Chimes
    Black Tusk Helicopters
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Vancouver, Canada
    5.0
    5.0
    13 Clutch reviews
  • 76

    Heirloom

    Heirloom is a branding agency in Pacifica, Calif. and San Francisco. Founded in 2015, they have fewer than 5 employees that serve clients in a variety of sectors. Their services are centralized in branding.

    Notable Project

    Heirloom provided branding services for an insurance technology company. They revamped the client’s identity with a new logo and handled messaging strategy. The branding has received positive customer feedback.

    “I had their personal assurance that the senior executives themselves would work on my project, and then they did what they promised.” – Founder, Insurance Technology Company

    Former clients
    Hewlett Packard Enterprise
    Alongside
    Corelight
    GE
    J.D. Power
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Pacifica, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    6 Clutch reviews
  • 77

    Contrast & Co.

    Contrast & Co. is a design agency based in Annapolis, Md. with more than 10 employees. Founded in 2015, they specialize in web design, branding, and social media marketing solutions for clients that work in the fields of business services, health care, and legal services.

    Notable Project

    Contrast & Co. provided web design and branding solutions for a nonprofit. Contrast & Co. not only helped build the nonprofit’s site but also assisted in relevant marketing efforts. The project was very successful.

    “Everything about working with Contrast & Co. was impressive.” - Head of Communication, Nonprofit

    Former clients
    Hogan Lovells
    Altum
    HealthFirst
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Annapolis, MD
    5.0
    5.0
    8 Clutch reviews
  • 78

    Skidmore Studio

    Skidmore Studio is a branding and design studio in Detroit. Founded in 1959, they have about 17 employees that serve mostly midmarket and small-business clients in the business, consumer product, and nonprofit sectors. Services include branding and graphic design.

    Notable Project

    Skidmore Studio handled branding services for a leadership development consulting firm. In efforts to aid in the firm’s launch, they conducted a competitive analysis of their marketplace as well as established a name and brand logo. The new brand meets the partner’s expectations and received positive feedback.

    “Their creative team has an uncanny way of hearing the common themes from various interviews and articulating those into a clear brand.” – Founder & CEO, Leadership Development Consulting Firm

    Former clients
    Halo Burger
    Xenith
    Inspired Organics
    Dave & Busters
    Bon Bon Bon
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Detroit, MI
    5.0
    5.0
    6 Clutch reviews
  • 79

    Admind Agency

    Admind Agency is a branding agency based in Krakow, Poland, that was established in 2010. Their team of 50 employees offers branding, marketing strategies, PR, and advertising services. 

    Notable Project

    Admind Agency developed a mobile app for one of the world's largest trade shows. Their team created interactive videos, animations, infographics, and illustrated narratives to convey information to tradeshow attendees. The app successfully conveyed advanced technological concepts in a coherent
    and comprehensible way.

     

    Former clients
    ABB
    Lux Express
    Umwelt;Arena
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Kraków, Poland
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 80

    Jpd | Brand Strategy & Design Consultants

    Jpd is a brand and design consultancy based in Dubai, UAE, with offices in London and Abu Dhabi, UAE. The consultancy, founded in 2013, has a team of less than ten that provides branding, web design, and graphic design services to various companies and institutions.

    Notable Project

    Jpd was hired by a Steakhouse to rebrand it by providing naming and brand identity services. Because of this engagement, the Steakhouse received a lot of positive feedback on its new brand.

    "Through the branding exercise, we received a lot of extra benefits." - Business Dev & Marketing Manager, Steakhouse 

    Former clients
    Grayton Hotel
    Dragon Oil
    Vakkaru Maldives
    Ostro
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Dubai, United Arab Emirates
    4.8
    4.8
    5 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Transform Awards MENA: Shortlisted, Best Internal Communications during a Brand Development Project (2020) , CPI Business Vision Awards: Winner, Best SME Business Advisor Service (2017) , Transform Awards MENA: Gold Winner, Best Visual Identity for Engineering & Manufacturing Sector (2019) , Transform Awards MENA: Gold Winner, Best Visual Identity for Professional Services Sector (2018)

  • 81

    Noble Studios

    Noble Studios is a full-service digital agency based in Reno, Nev. Founded in 2003, their team of about 50 employees provides services to small, mid-market, and enterprise businesses. They specialize in web design, web development, SEO, PPC, and digital strategy services.

    Notable Project

    Noble Studios built and redesigned a nonprofit's website and mobile development. More recently, they handle SEO, SEM, digital media buys, and other strategic marketing resources. Thanks to their efforts, one of the client's studies garnered 10,000 participant signups within 48 hours.

    "Noble [...] treats you like your needs are unique, and I feel like their solutions are tailored to our market and our region." – Director of Communications & New Media, Nonprofit

    Former clients
    AirAsia
    Santa Monica Tourism & Travel
    Century 21
    University of California
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Reno, NV
    4.8
    4.8
    29 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    AAF Reno ADDY (2010), Davey Award (2011) , W3 Award (2012) , MarCom Award (2013) , Communicator Award (2014) , AAF District ADDY (2015) , Communicator Awards Gold Award of Excellence (2016) , AMA Ace Awards Best in Direct Marketing (2017)

  • 82

    Strano + Pettigrew Design Associates

    Strano + Pettigrew Design Associates is a Toronto-based branding agency. Founded in 2004, they have fewer than 10 employees that provide services for branding, packaging design, and graphic design.  Strano + Pettigrew Design Associates works with small and mid-sized businesses in the retail and consumer products sectors.  

    Notable Project

    Strano + Pettigrew Design Associates rebranded a dental business services consultancy. Services included logo redesign and a new sub-brand for the client's education organization. They also designed a website that emphasized the client's corporate identity. 

    "Feedback says that our brand exudes sophistication. I directly attributed that to the identity they created for it." — VP of Marketing, Dental Business Services Consultancy

    Former clients
    Air Canada
    University of Toronto
    Second Cup Coffee Co.
    Aramark Canada
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Toronto, Canada
    4.9
    4.9
    14 Clutch reviews
  • 83

    Beyond Definition

    Bates Creative is a branding agency located in Silver Spring, Md. Founded in 2003, Bates Creative's team of around 20 specializes in mobile app development, graphic design, and web development. Bates Creative works primarily with midmarket and small business clients in the business services, non-profit, and consumer products industries. 

    Notable Project

    Bates Creative refreshed a non-profit's design and branding, especially in the client's print magazine. Bates Creative provided updated branding and integrated the updated design elements into the print publication. Bates Creative also handles uploading magazine content to the client's Adobe app and website presence. The client found Bates Creative's new design to be clean and sophisticated.

    "They [Bates Creative] really understand branding and design, and caught the essence of our association and the commercial space we inhabit. They bring cutting-edge creative capabilities and ideas to their work, and make us look really cool." - VP of Publishing, Non-Profit 

    Former clients
    Exxon Mobil
    Atlas Brew Works
    Sage Water
    NPR
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Silver Spring, MD
    4.7
    4.7
    10 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    W3 Awards , ADDYS (2018) , Association Media & Publishing: EXCEL Awards (2017) , Muse Creative Awards: Gold (2016)

  • 84

    Nika Digital Agency

    Nika is a full-service digital marketing agency that specializes in producing digital content. Located in the heart of Silicon Valley, Nika has an award-winning team of nearly 50 employees who are skilled in web design, digital strategy, and branding. They serve small, midmarket, and enterprise companies in the IT, business services, and manufacturing industries.

    Notable Project

    In March 2017 Nika designed a digital marketing campaign for a manufacturer that wanted to build more brand recognition and recruit new employees. Nika created a new website, an e-brochure, and videos to revamp the manufacturer's digital presence. The client praised the Nika team's hard work and effectiveness in creating the new website. 

    "They did everything for the website. I wanted something that was modern and upbeat and they did that the first time. The message came across clearly." – Sales and Marketing Director, Machine Manufacturer

    Former clients
    Santa Clara University
    Intel
    Protiviti
    C & H Enterprises
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place San Jose, CA
    4.9
    4.9
    19 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Gold, Silver, and Bronze Addy Awards , 2016 A' Design Bronze Award

  • 85

    DBC

    Founded in 2013, DBC is located in New York with close to 15 employees. They provide branding, graphic design, and logo design services for midmarket, enterprise, and small businesses.

    Notable Project

    DBC was brought in as a third party and designed a logo on behalf of an architecture company. They also provided 3D integration work. They worked quickly and efficiently and all the feedback was positive.

    "There were surveys handed out in the community where the new logo is and all of the feedback has been very positive." – Associate Architect, Architecture Firm

    Former clients
    American Express
    National Basketball Players Association Foundation
    Leaf Logistics
    Bain & Co.
    J.P. Morgan
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place New York, NY
    5.0
    5.0
    9 Clutch reviews
  • 86

    Nocturnal Branding Studio

    Nocturnal Branding Studio is a branding agency based in Phoenix. Founded in 2003, the team of under 10 specializes in branding and brand amplification.  

    Notable Project

    Nocturnal Branding Studio worked on branding support for a financial analytics company. They conducted a complete rebranding campaign, including logo and template design. They also conducted internal and external reviews of the client. The client was impressed by the feedback the project received.

    “Overall, we definitely noticed favorable results and received a lot of compliments on the branding in regards to colors and concepts. We are better positioned to convey who we are and what we do, and people have been responsive to the message we’re delivering.” – President, Financial Analytics Company

    Former clients
    Dignity Health
    PGA Tour
    Westin
    Major League Baseball Players Association
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Phoenix, AZ
    4.9
    4.9
    4 Clutch reviews
  • 87

    REQ

    A leading digital marketing and brand management company, REQ outpaces changes in today’s rapidly evolving media landscape by bringing reputation, advocacy, brand, and business results to new heights. Offering a comprehensive suite of solutions and technologies that define, connect, and protect brands, REQ serves global brands and leaders in technology, real estate, entertainment, government, hospitality, retail, and finance. The company has been named to both the Inc. 500 and Deloitte Fast 500 lists as one of the fastest growing companies in America, as well as Inc.’s Best Workplaces. Founded in Washington, DC in 2008, REQ has offices and employees in New York, Boston, and San Francisco. 

    Notable Project

    A broadcasting trade association hired REQ to drive awareness and engagement for a grassroots campaign meant to enact policy changes for one of its 2 major groups of users. REQ designed a digital strategy that included building and designing a website in addition to promoting the campaign across social and community channels. 

    “They've transformed our website, making it much more modern, user-friendly, and appealing overall. Encouraging us to think more creatively, they've also helped us reach new audiences.”  – VP of Marketing, Broadcasting Trade Association

    Former clients
    StubHub
    Amazon
    eBay
    Cava
    UNICEF
    Empire State Building
    The Jefferson Washington DC
    PayPal
    National Association of Broadcasters
    American Chemistry Society
    SourceAmerica
    PhRMA
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Washington, DC
    4.9
    4.9
    28 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Inc 500 , The Sabre Awards , American Advertising Awards , The Communicator Awards , The Telly Awards , Great Places to Work - Washingtonian

  • 88

    Pumped, Inc.

    Pumped, Inc. is a branding agency with offices in Long Beach, CA, and Coral Gables, FL. Since 2002, the agency and its team of around 10 employees specialize in branding and digital strategy. The firm works with small and mid-market clients in industries including, consumer products, business services, and retail.

    Notable Project

    A luxury watch distributor hired Pumped, Inc. for a rebranding. Pumped, Inc started with thorough research to understand the company, which allowed for the team to execute a consistent brand strategy across its international retailers and other partners. Everyone was satisfied with the work and the client prides Pumped, Inc. on their communication.

    "The product that Pumped,Inc. created for us essentially functions as the brand’s Bible, and it has allowed us to continue to flourish internationally, including launching a new website. Our CEO in particular was satisfied with their work and appreciated the creative balance with their team." – Marketing Manager, Watch Distributor 

    Former clients
    American Airlines
    MasterCard
    Audi
    Girl Scouts
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Coral Gables, FL
    5.0
    5.0
    4 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Google Partner , Addy Awards (2008-2012)

  • 89

    BASIC

    BASIC is a brand design agency founded in 2010 and based in San Diego, Calif. BASIC's team of about 300 has experience working with clients of all sizes, but most are midmarket. The firm specializes in branding, but also offers web design, video production, UX/UI design, and advertising services.

    Notable Project

    BASIC partnered with a video game developer to work on designs and branding. BASIC provided in-game designs, box art designs, and title sequence designs, as well as marketing services. The client was impressed by how organized and professional BASIC was. 

    "They always make you feel like they understand the urgency of whatever it is that we need or are asking for. They understand it, they respect it, and they want to act on that. " - Creative Departent Manager, Video Game Developer

    Former clients
    History Channel
    Hyundai
    Sony/Playstation
    Nike
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place San Diego, CA
    4.3
    4.3
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 90

    Illustria

    Illustria is a full service creative agency based in Washington, DC. Founded in 2013, Illustria's team of 15 specializes in print design, branding, and web design. Illustria mainly works with midmarket clients in the information technology and consumer product industries. 

    Notable Project

    A media company in need of a dedicated creative partner hired Illustria to assist with website projects, email marketing, and more. Illustria assisted with redesigning the client's website, which includes a polling functionality, and created a promotional video for YouTube. As a result of Illustria's work, the media company experienced an increase in web traffic and leads from new advertising partners. The client appreciates Illustria's ability to collaborate smoothly.

    "[Illustria] will get on a phone call with us often for each project that we do, to talk through exactly what we’re looking for. They help us walk through the ways that we can get better and make it as seamless a process as possible." - Director of Operations, Media Company

    Former clients
    HubSpot
    Alaska Airlines
    FIJI Water
    Revlon
    Vox
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Washington, DC
    4.6
    4.6
    9 Clutch reviews
  • 91

    Conjure

    Founded in 1996, Conjure is a full-service design agency based in Chicago. Their team of approximately 15 employees mostly services midmarket and enterprise-level clients in a variety of industries. While branding is their main offering, they also provide graphic and collateral design.

    Notable Project

    Conjure branded a newly-established brewing company. After narrowing down a brand identity, they materialized the brand through designs for merchandise and packaging. Their work resulted in the accrual of a social media following very early on in the engagement.

    "We’ve gained quite a few followers on Facebook and Instagram." — President, Brewery Startup

    Former clients
    Verso
    Blackwood BBQ
    Optimo
    Protein Bar & Kitchen
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Chicago, IL
    5.0
    5.0
    13 Clutch reviews
  • 92

    Good Stuff Partners

    Good Stuff Partners is a branding and design agency based in Sausalito, CA. Founded in 2013, Good Stuff Partners' team of fewer than 10 employees provide branding and logo services.

    Notable Project

    Good Stuff Partners revamped the brand messaging and in updating its marketing efforts, which included redesigning. 

    "They work with us directly to find unique solutions instead of providing generic templates or answers." – Partner, Architecture Firm

    Former clients
    Mental Health Association of NYC
    SEE International
    YMCA
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Sausalito, CA
    4.9
    4.9
    6 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Graphis Merit Award , Maggie Award , Communication Arts Award of Excellence (2016)

  • 93

    TLK Fusion

    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.

    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

    Former clients
    Rolling Stone
    Adidas
    Colgate
    American Red Cross
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Toluca Lake, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    4 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    American Business Awards , Best in Biz Awards, Golden Bridge Award

  • 94

    La Visual

    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. 

    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

    Former clients
    RGR LLC
    LemonShark Poké
    Proteus
    MomentFeed
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Culver City, CA
    4.9
    4.9
    8 Clutch reviews
  • 95

    Borenstein Group, Inc.

    Borenstein Group, Inc. is an integrated strategic marketing communications agency based near Washington DC in Fairfax, Va. Founded in 1995, Borenstein Group, Inc. has around 10 employees who specialize in branding, web design, and social media marketing.

    Notable Project

    Borenstein Group, Inc. worked with a government contracting agency seeking assistance with rebranding its online presence. In addition to providing a new branding strategy, Borenstein Group, Inc. designed a new website and oversaw the client's social media accounts. The client appreciated that Borenstein Group, Inc. brought past experience with their industry to the project.

    "We were assigned a project manager, who I spoke with either every day or every other day. We were on a tight schedule, so we were constantly engaged with each other." – Marketing Manager, Government Contracting Agency 

    Former clients
    Pixia
    ADT
    Adobe
    Boeing
    IntelliDyne
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Vienna, VA
    4.9
    4.9
    13 Clutch reviews
  • 96

    Venthio

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

    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 

    Former clients
    IBM
    Sprint
    Sony
    Toyota
    Ameriestate
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Orange County, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    15 Clutch reviews
  • 97

    Brandlucent

    Brandlucent is a branding agency based in Montreal, Canada. Founded in 2015, they have five employees specializing in brand strategy for B2B tech and service companies of all sizes. They offer a range of services, including brand-first website development, brand-forward packaging, and brand identity.

    Notable Project

    Brandlucent created a branding strategy for a training company, which included logo design, branding, web design, and redesigning marketing materials. They worked closely with the client to deliver a product that met their vision. The new brand received positive feedback from prospective clients.

    “We are very happy with the outcomes. Our clients and prospective clients are always complimenting us on our branding. We have been able to happily refer companies back to Brandlucent.” – Co-Founder, Training Company

    Former clients
    FlightHub
    Ayuda
    Yaksa
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Montreal, Canada
    5.0
    5.0
    10 Clutch reviews
  • 98

    Mekanic

    Mekanic is a branding and creative marketing agency based in Alexandria, Va. The agency, founded in 2015, has more than 30 employees that provide, among others, branding, digital strategy, and market research services to midmarket and small companies, institutions, and organizations.

    Notable Project

    A higher education association hired Mekanic to rebrand their organiztion, which includes creation of a new logo design, new messaging, and a new website in WordPress that integrated programs like Higher Logic and Salesforce. Because of the engagement, the association has grown by about 5% to 7% year over year and has seen an increase in involvement at events and in overall satisfaction with the association.

    "They’re really flexible and willing to work with us to meet our needs." - CEO, Higher Education Association

    Former clients
    Alexandria Chamber of Commerce
    American Society of Consultant Pharmacists
    Determined by Design
    Millennia
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Alexandria, VA
    4.8
    4.8
    5 Clutch reviews
  • 99

    The Great Field

    The Great Field is a graphic design studio based in Braunton, England operated by a team of less than 10 experts. Since 2006, they have lent their services in branding and marketing strategy for small and medium-sized businesses in the fields of healthcare, business services, and nonprofit. 

    Notable Project

    The Great Field worked with a nonprofit in their efforts to build a brand that would make the organization easier to market. The Great Field provided a brand guideline, as well as logos and other materials to start the rebranding process. The organization's branded products increased in value in just one month after release. The logo also ended up being one of the most impactful aspects of the project.

    'They took this project very seriously, setting timelines and delivering earlier than planned. With each email I received from them, my excitement grew more, and I wasn't disappointed." - Founder/Director, Nonprofit

    Former clients
    RVT Group
    The Electric Sunshine Project
    Blueleaf Healthcare
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Braunton, United Kingdom
    5.0
    5.0
    5 Clutch reviews
  • 100

    The Bureau Of Small Projects

    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.

    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 

    Former clients
    Coachart
    New Wave Entertainment
    Imagista
    Paddle Diva
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Rolling Hills Estates, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    34 Clutch reviews
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