The Best Brand Strategy Companies

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New and mature business alike benefit from a strong brand strategy. Brand awareness for your business overall and its products and services accelerates business growth. Brand strategy goes beyond just having a name and logo. It involves consistent messaging about your company's value and marketing to ensure this message gets to the right audiences. Hiring a brand strategy company will help you align on the long-term plan, audiences, messages, and channels to use to get your brand recognized.

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

List of the Best Brand Strategy Companies

  • 1

    DMI (Digital Management, Inc.)

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

    Notable Project

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

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

    Former clients
    African Wildlife Foundation
    Rosetta Stone
    USDA
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group1,000 - 9,999 Employees
    place Bethesda, MD
    4.8
    4.8
    14 Clutch reviews
    Awards

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

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  • 2

    Emotive Brand

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

    Notable Project

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

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

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

    Named a Top San Francisco Branding Agency

  • 3

    DeSantis Breindel

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

    Notable Project

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

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

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

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

  • 4

    SGK

    SGK is a global packaging and brand experience company based in London with offices in Amsterdam, Paris, Munich, and Chennai, India. The company, founded in 1953, has more than 5,800 employees and provides content marketing, branding, email marketing, event marketing & planning, packaging design, social media marketing, and video production services. SGK serves midmarket and other-sized companies in the consumer products & services, retail, financial services, and medical industries.

    Notable Project

    A food & beverage company hired SGK to do packaging architecture and design work. SGK did prototyping, provided strategies and insights, and designed concepts. They also worked with the company's internal teams to explore different packaging ideas that would excite consumers and enhance consumer experience. SGK has been meeting the company's expectations in this ongoing engagement.

    "They’re very transparent regarding delivery time and have never gone past a deadline." - Innovation Manager, Food & Beverage Company

    Former clients
    Nike
    Unilever
    Coca-Cola
    P&G
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group1,000 - 9,999 Employees
    place London, United Kingdom
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 5

    Rule29

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

    Notable Project

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

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

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

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

  • 6

    Tenet Partners

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

    Notable Project

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

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

    Former clients
    Long Beach Airport
    Cisco Systems
    and Citi
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $75,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place New York, NY
    4.8
    4.8
    38 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Design Excellence Award for work with Samsung

  • 7

    Ruckus

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

    Notable Project

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

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

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

    Summit International Awards for Marketing Effectiveness

  • 8

    Matchstic

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

    Notable Project

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

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

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

    CSS Design Award for Website of the Day

  • 9

    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

  • 10

    Global Brand Works

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

    Notable Project

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

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

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

    Daake

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

    Notable Project

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

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

    Former clients
    First National Bank
    Lincoln Financial Group
    OrthoNebraska
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Omaha, NE
    5.0
    5.0
    19 Clutch reviews
  • 12

    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
  • 13

    Blackcoffee®

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

    Notable Project

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

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

    Former clients
    Acura
    Showtime
    Fox Sports
    Converse
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Boston, MA
    5.0
    5.0
    22 Clutch reviews
  • 14

    BLVR

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

    Notable Project

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

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

    Former clients
    Vessel
    Futures Fin
    Santa Fe Christian Schools
    Lolita's
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place San Diego, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    33 Clutch reviews
  • 15

    Paragraphs, LLC

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

    Notable Project

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

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

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

    Undisclosed

    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Chicago, IL
    4.9
    4.9
    15 Clutch reviews
  • 16

    Crafted

    NYC based digital design agency, Crafted, works small and midmarket businesses in the business services, real estate, retail, advertising, and arts industries. SInce 2011, the team of 50 have worked providing clients with web design, branding, advertising, SEO, web development, and digital strategy services.

    Notable Project

    An electric tool repair company partnered with Crafted to design and develop a website for their customers. They provided the client with design, development, branding, and SEO services to reach the client’s customers. 

    “The project has improved our business one thousand percent. Being on the internet has changed everything for us. The website they delivered was great.” – Owner, Tool Repair Company

    Former clients
    New York Times
    Tishman
    Speyer
    Franklyn Tools & Repair
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place New York, NY
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 17

    Manifesto Agency

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

    Notable Project

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

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

    Former clients
    Intel
    Amazon
    Arby's
    Starbucks
    UW-Madison
    Paylocity
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Portland, OR
    4.8
    4.8
    15 Clutch reviews
  • 18

    Spire Agency

    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.

    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

    Former clients
    TrinityRail
    American Airlines
    Airbus Helicopters
    Texas Capital Bank
    Dynata
    Tyler Technologies
    Tenet Healthcare
    Cervey
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Dallas, TX
    4.9
    4.9
    11 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Direct Marketing Association: Silver for Self-Promotion Direct Mail campaign , AAF Dallas American Advertising Awards: The Ultimate Branding Survival Too , Hermes Creative Awards: Platinum & Gold , 2020 Graphis Awards: Gold, Silver, Honorable Mention

  • 19

    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
    42 Clutch reviews
  • 20

    Evviva Brands

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

    Notable Project

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

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

    Former clients
    Amazon
    Delta Air Lines
    Google Fiber
    The Ritz Carlton
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place San Francisco, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    15 Clutch reviews
  • 21

    Salt Branding

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

    Notable Project

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

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

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

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

  • 22

    DEKSIA

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

    Notable Project

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

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

    Former clients
    BP
    Uber
    Visa
    Samsung
    Twitter
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Grand Rapids, MI
    5.0
    5.0
    35 Clutch reviews
    Awards

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

  • 23

    Constructive

    Constructive is a leading social impact branding and web design agency based in New York CityFounded in 2000, they have over 20 years of experience helping nonprofits and academic institutions increase their impact. Their team of 13 helps ambitious social impact organizations develop strategies, design brands, and create digital experiences that engage, educate, and activate audiences to advance systemic change.

    Notable Project

    Constructive recently helped a civil rights organization improve how it communicates information on its website. They redesigned the website’s backend and frontend, improving the site’s overall functionality and usability.

    “Anyone who has come across our site after our recent launch ... has been blown away by the site. In fact, the website just won a digital communications award for excellence from the Religion Communicators Council.” – Communications Director, Civil Rights Organization

    Former clients
    Harvard University
    World Economic Forum
    The Aspen Institute
    Yale University
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place New York, NY
    4.9
    4.9
    22 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    2012 Silver Non-Profit Web Design Awards , IMA Web Design Award , Show row weights AWARDS

  • 24

    ThreeSixtyEight

    ThreeSixtyEight is a full-service digital agency founded in 2011 and based in Baton Rouge, LA. Their small team of 18 employees creates unique digital experiences using its expertise in SEO, web design, branding, and social media.

    Notable Project

    ThreeSixtyEight redesigned a secure website for a government agency after the agency experienced a security breach. They created a more user-friendly website that was SEO-friendly and included a Google Maps feature. Since the redesign, the website has experienced 50% growth in traffic.

    “ThreeSixtyEight exceeded our expectations. They have been great to work with, and anything we have asked them, they have done.” – Communications Director, Government Agency

    Former clients
    Paramount
    NASA
    CenturyLink
    Pepsi
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Baton Rouge, LA
    4.9
    4.9
    38 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Telly Awards

  • 25

    BatesMeron Sweet Design

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

    Notable Project

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

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

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

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

    Undisclosed

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

    Certified by Women’s Business Enterprise

  • 26

    Column Five

    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. 

    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

    Former clients
    Microsoft
    A&E
    Nike
    LinkedIn
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Costa Mesa, CA
    4.9
    4.9
    12 Clutch reviews
  • 27

    HMG Creative

    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

    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 

    Former clients
    Texas A&M
    IKEA
    The Marriott
    Cox Communications
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Austin, TX
    4.8
    4.8
    19 Clutch reviews
  • 28

    Taoti Creative

    Full-service digital agency Taoti Creative is based in Washington, DC. The team of 40 has experience in web design, web development, and UX/UI design, with a special focus on small businesses and nonprofits.

    Notable Project

    Taoti created a WordPress web design for a nonprofit based in DC. The client wanted a website that was user-friendly and easy to read, which Taoti delivered. They worked on everything from the framework to the design elements.

    “We worked together. Their job was to make everything look really pretty and functional, which they did.” – Program Manager, Non-Profit

    Former clients
    The Aspen Institute
    American University
    IEG
    DC Water
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Washington, DC
    4.8
    4.8
    13 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Inc 5000: List of Fast-Growing Firms

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    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
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    Division of Labor

    Division of Labor is a advertising agency based in Sausalito, Calif. and founded in 2010. Their team of 11 employees specializes in advertising, social media marketing, and video production for clients of all sizes in the marketing, entertainment, and business services industries.

    Notable Project

    Division of Labor ran a brand awareness campaign for a streaming device. They ran a campaign of outdoor, radio, and digital advertisements for two years. They also created the overall marketing strategy and taglines for the campaign. The client was very happy with the results of the campaign and said that their sales and brand awareness increased as a result.  

    “I loved their passion for creativity. They cared about my personal success and the success of my company.” – Former Director of Marketing, Streaming Device Company
     

    Former clients
    SFMOMA
    OpenDoor
    Kelly
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Sausalito, CA
    4.9
    4.9
    14 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Emmy Award , Ad Age's Small Agency of the Year Award

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