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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. (And, if you want personalized recommendations, tell us about your project.)

List of the Best Brand Strategy Companies

  • 301
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Carlsbad CA

    Digital agency L7 Creative is based in Carlsbad, Calif. with a second office in Boston. Since 2001, their team of 28 has been specializing in branding, advertising, marketing strategy, and more. 

    Clients
    Nutrex Hawaii
    Kannabooch
    Eisenhower Health
    Property Masters
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A healthcare employer needed help in recruiting more nurses to their staff. L7 Creative created a national campaign for the employer, which targeted the media and showcased them as the top in their field. Employment retention has improved since L7 Creative began their campaign. 

     

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  • 302
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Chicago IL

    Founded in 2016, Chicago-based VisualFizz is a small team of 9. The full-service digital marketing agency helps clients with content marketing, SEO, web design and development, PPC, social media marketing, digital and marketing strategy, and branding.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    The founder of a social networking service for executives wanted the company to have a compelling brand along with its compelling product. VisualFizz created a brand structure and helped guide the company through the process. 

    "Their responsiveness, attentiveness, and great sense of creativity are very impressive...Regarding the experience I had with them, there’s nothing to improve." - Founder, Social Network for Executives

  • 303
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Vancouver Canada

    Skyrocket Digital is a digital marketing company that was founded in 2011 and offers 20 employees at its Vancouver, Canada headquarters. This firm provides branding, digital strategy, and web design services to clients in industries such as business services, education, and financial services.

    Clients
    YYoga
    Obakki Foundation
    Bluzelle
    Sexy Hair
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Skyrocket Digital led a rebranding effort for a philanthropy company. They redesigned the client’s existing web platform and marketing collateral. The revamped designs better reflect the company’s values and aesthetics. Skyrocket Digital delivered all materials on time despite delays on the client’s side.

    “Skyrocket Digital took us through a comprehensive discovery stage, which allowed us to enhance our original vision. In addition to understanding our needs, they exposed us to more innovative ways to present our brand.” – CEO, Philanthropy Company

  • 304
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Houston TX

    Studio Brand Collective is a digital marketing and design agency based in Houston, Texas, with a satellite office in Grosse Pointe, Mich. Founded in 2012, Studio Brand Collective's team of around 20 employees focus on web design, branding, and PPC for clients operating primarily in the restaurant, hospitality, and health and beauty industries.The client was reported an increase in traffic, leads, and clients, as well as dramatic growth in Facebook (600%) and Twitter (200%) traffic.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Studio Brand Collective was hired by a private investigation company seeking to strengthen its social media presence and website. In particular, the client wanted to create automated systems for capturing online leads.

    "As a whole, our company has grown by 20% since hiring Studio Brand Collective." – CEO, Private Investigation Company

  • 305
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Atticus Creative is a broad-based creative agency based in London. The agency, founded in 2009, has a team of less than ten that provides, among others, branding, web design, and logo services to various companies.

    Clients
    Aber Instruments
    Stryve
    Coats Group
    Mears Group
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Atticus Creative was hired by a Healthcare Provider to provide comprehensive branding services, which include brand identity definition, website development, SEO, and creation of print, OOH, and video materials. As a result of the engagement, the Provider's website went up 200,000 places on its to 1,000 keywords within one year.

    "Everything was strategic and thought-based and did something that healthcare didn’t do in this part of the world." - Former Chief Commercial Officer, Healthcare Provider 

  • 306
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Ann Arbor MI

    DO:BETTER is a branding company. The small team is located in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Their services include branding, logo, and advertising.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    DO:BETTER provides app marketing services for a chamber of commerce. The team works on naming, visual branding, brand positioning, and campaign strategy. They also offer social media design ideation.

    “DO:BETTER has been excellent in helping us navigate uncertain waters during a difficult time.”

  • 307
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Tempe AZ

    Resound is a Tempe, AZ-based marketing company with expertise in web design and development and branding. Founded in 2009, Resound has a small team of nearly 10 employees. In addition to development and branding services, they can help businesses with logo design and market research.

    Clients
    Shamrock Foods
    United Dairymen of Arizona
    Supercool
    Frain Industries
    Industries
    Notable Project

    When a civil engineering company suddenly grew from 1-employee to nearly 20, it realized it needed a consistent brand image and a way to communicate its brand clearly. Resound dove into the project, researching internal and external views of the engineering company, which included interviewing clients and employees and performing competitor research. The project culminated in a new name, logo, and brand metaphor.

    “They were responsive, and I was humbled by how much better they were at customer service than us. They served us much better than we served our clients, which is saying something.” – VP, Civil Engineering Firm

  • 308
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    New York NY

    Ester Digital is a web design agency based in Tallinn, Estonia. Founded in 2015, the team of 7 specializes in web design, graphic design, and logos. They work mostly with small business clients, and primarily work within the advertising and marketing, information technology, and business services industries.

    Clients
    McDonald's
    Bridgestone
    T-Mobile
    ASOS
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Ester Digital worked with a tech startup to redesign their logo and develop its company website. The client was amazed by the graphic design skills of Ester Digital’s team and started to use the new logo for all its marketing.

    “We are proud of how the new logo represents us. We currently use the logo and guidelines to create new marketing materials.” – Head of Marketing, Tech Startup

  • 309
    $25,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    Six Degrees LA is a Los Angeles-based branding and marketing agency. Founded in 2006, the agency employs a small team of 4 specialists. Six Degrees LA provides a variety of services including branding, marketing strategy, logo design, social media marketing, print design, and packaging design. Most of their clients are mid-sized and small businesses.

    Clients
    Black Angus
    Umami Burger
    Wetzel's Pretzels
    Wolfgang Puck
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A real estate development company wanted to rebrand and position themselves as new and trendy. They hired Six Degrees LA to develop a new set of brand guidelines. The fresh identity they crafted included a new website, logo, and marketing collateral. 

    "Everyone that we have shared the materials with really loves them, and we get many compliments on them." — Managing Director, Real Estate Company

  • 310
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Digital marketing and social media agency Sweans Technologies is headquartered in Wilmington, Del. with an additional office in India. Sweans Technologies has 100+ employees who have worked with more than 2,000 clients in over 65 countries. They are experts in web design, PPC, social media marketing, SEO, branding, and digital strategy.

    Clients
    Sobha Ltd
    Asianet Satellite Communications Ltd
    Malayala Manorama
    BMW
    Notable Project

    Sweans Technologies launched a marketing campaign for a media production house in India that wanted to compete with a popular classifieds site. The campaign targeted a younger audience and included PPC, display ads, and a social media campaign. The client noticed an increase in website users – about 15,000 in one month.

    “They understand your product and they’ll devise ideas that would work for you. Others were just like the common, general things that they do, but these people can give you a solution that will work for your product.” – Brand Manager, Media Production Company

  • 311
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Miami FL

    Crea7ive Interactive Advertising is a Miami based branding agency. The agency was founded in 2006 and now maintains a team of about 10. Crea7ive Interactive Advertising focuses on branding, digital strategy, UX/UI design, marketing strategy, advertising and logo design for mid-size and large companies.

    Clients
    Armani
    Wendy's
    Zumba Fitness
    Strong by Zumba
    Notable Project

    A niche furniture company wanted to display its distinctive products accurately. Crea7ive Interactive Advertising redesigned the company's Magento e-commerce website. Crea7ive Interactive Advertising also created all new marketing collateral.

    "Everyone says, “Wow. What a difference.” They really captured in the website what we sought out to do, which was create the same feeling of coming into the showroom. They definitely achieved that." - Marketing Coordinator, Furniture Company

  • 313
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Boulder CO

    Nopio is a design and development studio headquartered in Krakow, Poland that specializes in web development and design, custom software development, and marketing strategy. Established in 2010, the studio works with midmarket companies and small businesses across industries such as advertising and marketing, consumer products and services, and information technology. Nopio is comprised of 15 employees.

    Clients
    Genea
    The Underwear Expert
    Ceros Inc.
    and talent management platforms
    Industries
    Notable Project

    An education non-profit hired Nopio to move its registration site to a new Cloud platform and build its digital archives. The client saw a growth rate of over 100%. 

    "Nopio was very flexible and was able to adapt to whatever our project structure was." – Director, Education Nonprofit 

  • 314
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Reading United Kingdom

    Berkeley Communications is an international full-service PR and comms agency based in Reading, U.K., with offices in London, Munich, New York, Paris, Madrid, and Amsterdam. The agency, founded in 1995, has more than 50 employees and provides PR, branding, marketing strategy, and digital strategy services to small and larger-sized companies in the IT, telecommunications, and e-commerce industries.

    Clients
    IDEX Biometrics
    Kaspersky Labs
    Workfront
    Freesat
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A biometrics company hired Berkeley Communications to help rename and rebrand the company to make it clear to the public what services it provides compared to other companies with a similar name. The engagement with Berkeley Communications made the company more visible as a biometrics company, accounting for 22% of biometrics news stories in the U.K. from only 1.1% two years earlier. 

    "They helped us to transform us from having virtually no brand equity, coverage, or voice in the biometric industry to having over a ⅕ share of the voice in biometrics." - SVP for Sales and Marketing, Biometrics Company 

  • 315
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Fayetteville GA

    Seraro LLC is a computer software company that was founded in 2006. They employ around 50 staff in offices in London, New York, Houston and Peachtree City, Ga. Seraro LLC specializes in designing and engineering digital platforms, including e-commerce, digital marketing, and business and tech architecture. They work with small businesses, midmarket companies, and global enterprises.

    Clients
    Boeing
    Linkedin
    Makemytrip
    Smuckers
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Seraro LLC built a custom e-commerce website for an IT services company that connected buyers and sellers. They developed the UI and implemented the frontend, creating a more autonomous end-to-end process. They created a more user-friendly site, increasing the number of users and transactions and increasing revenue for the client. 

    “Their project management is one of the things I like most about them. They’re on top of the project, and they identify problems. They’re high-trust, and they deliver better than the competition, which is what matters.” – CMO, IT Services Company

  • 316
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    San Jose CA

    Brighter Naming is a branding agency headquartered in San Jose, Calif. The agency was founded in 2001 and has fewer than 5 employees. Brighter Naming specializes in branding, but also offers SEO and logo services. The majority of the agency's clients are enterprise businesses.

    Clients
    Mead Westvaco
    Solvay Plastics
    Thermo Fisher Scientific
    Marrone Bio Innovations
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Brighter Naming created a modern name and tagline for a software company. The client felt that the name was catchy, but also strongly showcased their brand's message.

    "We love the tagline. It’s a supply chain visibility product where we’re actually making supply chains smarter, and the tagline ‘visibly smart’ just really rings, resonates." - President & Owner, Software Company

  • 317
    $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 

  • 318
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    New York NY

    Modicum, formerly Propoint, is a design agency based in New York City. Founded in 2002, the team of nearly 50 employees specializes in content marketing, branding, and web design for larger clients.

    Clients
    Google
    YouTube
    Samsung
    Marriott
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Modicum helped a professional coach improve their brand with more cohesive strategies. The team developed graphics and other professional products to increase the visibility of their digital presence. Additionally, they formatted and created presentations that aligned with the brand’s new look.

    "Propoint [Modicum] works very fast. They gave me two designers to work with. If there was something I didn’t like about what they proposed, they understood intuitively what I meant." – Owner, Professional Coaching Service

  • 319
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Atlanta GA

    3 Owl is a creative agency based in Atlanta and founded in 2012. Their team of over two offers branding, web development, and digital strategy services to small and mid-market firms in the fields of hospitality, e-commerce, and arts.

    Clients
    Mellow Mushroom
    Great American Cookie Company
    Vitalink Research
    Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College
    Industries
    Notable Project

    3 Owl developed a WooCommerce site for a parenting knowledge store. 3 Owl redesigned the store’s old and messy website, optimizing it within budget.

    “They have partnered with our other vendors beautifully to ensure smooth transitions and keep everyone on the same page.” - CEO, Parenting Knowledge Store

  • 320
    Undisclosed
    2 - 9 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    The Big A Ltd is a digital agency based in London. Founded in 2007, their team of around 5 employees specializes in branding, web design, and marketing strategy.

    Clients
    Becks
    Universal
    Dawbell
    London Speakers Bureau
    Industries
    Notable Project

    The Big A Ltd developed an e-commerce website for an organic wine retailer. The team built, designed, and provided layouts for the platform. The team also added new functionality, including a search feature.

    "We have received really positive feedback from our regular customers and we have increased traffic and sales through the site." – Director, Organic Wine Retailer

  • 321
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Rochester MI

    Basso Design Group is a web design firm based in Troy, Mich . Founded in 2003, their team of 30 serves clients in the education, arts, and finance sectors. Services include branding, SEO, and WordPress development.

    Clients
    Coca Cola Credit Union
    Great Expressions
    Singh
    Garr Tool
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Basso Design Group did a brand overhaul for a touring company. They also updated their site to streamline the booking process. Their work contributed to twice the number of agent traffic on the site.

    “Their project management style is amazing.” – Owner, Tour Company

  • 322
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Warwick RI

    BusySeed is a digital agency based in Warwick, R.I. The 12-person team got their start in 2013 and offers social media marketing, branding, and digital strategy to small businesses and midmarket companies.

    Clients
    Ventura Stone
    Varano's Risorante Italiano
    2Betties
    Industries
    Notable Project

    BusySeed managed an RV rental company's social media presence. They oversaw their Facebook page, Google Ads, and Yelp page, providing regular updates. The client's Facebook likes doubled from 800 to 1,600 as a result.

    "The creative capabilities of the team assigned to my pages [impressed me]." – Owner, RV Rental Company

  • 323
    $25,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Portland OR

    XO Agency is a brand marketing firm based in Portland, Ore. and founded in 2018. Their team of 3 employees specializes in branding, web design, and web development for midmarket and small business clients in the healthcare, business services, and utilities industries.

    Clients
    NW Natural
    ATT
    Gartner
    Siemens
    Industries
    Notable Project

    XO Agency created a design system for an athletic club. They used materials provided by the client to create a general template and design system for the client, who was having issues maintaining brand consistency across their various promotional materials. The client reports that the system has been a success making materials both easier to produce and more consistent in content and appearance. 

    “They were great at following up and making sure the system was working for us and that we were using it the way he intended.” – Director of Marketing, Athletic Club
     

  • 324
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    BayCreative is a full-service marketing agency that excels in various services including content marketing, branding, design, direct marketing, video production, PPC, and email marketing. Founded in 1997, their San Francisco-based team of 16 serves as a "virtual marketing department" for their clients in industries like IT, financial services, and healthcare. 

    Clients
    Cisco
    Salesforce
    ServiceNow
    Docker
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A professional coach wanted to pivot to a larger audience and had to adjust their brand accordingly. BayCreative redesigned their website and branding efforts, including materials like digital business cards and Google Forms. BayCreative now helps produce promotional content for social campaigns. 

    "My main objective was to gain some traction doing the same thing, but for a different audience. I’ve successfully broken into that audience and booked numerous speaking engagements and gained various clients. Not only that, but it has also gone global which is something that I didn’t really expect. I’m extremely happy with their work." – CEO, Professional Coach Company

  • 325
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Appetite Creative Solutions is a creative digital marketing agency in London, England – with offices in Madrid and Dubai, too. Established in 2015, Appetite Creative Solutions has a team of 25 employees. They offer logo, web design, games development, and social media marketing services.

    Clients
    Tetra Pak
    Jaguar
    Amazon
    Patek Philippe
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Appetite Creative Solutions developed a marketing campaign for a digital sales company to increase exposure. They created mockups, high-impact ads, and eye-catching marketing games. The clients' were pleased with the innovative designs.

    "They’re hands-on, accommodating, and creative." – Marketing & Advertising Professional, Digital Sales Company

  • 326
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Denver CO

    Founded in 2000, Phases Design Studio is a graphic design company based in Denver. Services include branding, web design, and web development. They have about 5 employees that serve a variety of clients.   

    Clients
    Une Belle Vie Memorial Urns
    Westerra Credit Union
    Inflow
    Murray-Brown Laboratories
    Notable Project

    A credit union hired Phases Deisgn Studio to create a new logo after a four-party merger. Using more robust customer engagement than conventional marketing materials, Phases Design Studio communicated the clients' values and grew the customer base. Revenue increased $1 billion in the last 10 years. 

    "I would highly encourage anybody who is considering them to go through with it because Phases Design Studio will help you achieve your goals." – VP of Marketing, Colorado Credit Union

  • 327
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Asheville NC

    Kudzu Brands is a web design and branding agency located outside Asheville, NC in Black Mountain. Founded in 2006, Kudzu Brands has a team of nearly 15 who specialize in a variety of marketing and design services: branding, web design, social media, print design, and SEO.

    Clients
    WNCAP
    Mission Health
    The Mediation Center
    The North Carolina Arboretum
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A construction company hired Kudzu Brands for help with marketing. The client originally worked with a different marketing company but was not impressed with its communication. Kudzu Brands designed print materials such as books and stationery. They also redesigned and updated the construction company’s website, provided on-site SEO services, and created a PPC campaign.

    “We’re happy with their communication. … We have monthly meetings with them, as well as daily emails, and they’re very responsive. … They’re right there, ready to answer any questions. They respond very well to feedback.” – Administrator, Construction Company

  • 328
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Minneapolis MN

    Based in Minneapolis, Minn., Ideas that Kick is a brand strategy, branding, and design agency that specializes in servicing small businesses and midmarket companies across a variety of industries. Founded in 2001, its teams of over ten experts all work with clients to follow an organized branding journey from start to finish.

    Clients
    Becton Dickinson
    Cargill
    Deckers Brands
    eyebobs
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Partnering with a regional opera company, Ideas that Kick provided extensive marketing research and industry insights to define a new target audience demographic while retaining their existing base. Ideas that Kick then worked to help with a complete rebranding operation. They brainstormed and implemented a strategy that featured messaging, logo design, and a total UX/UI redesign for an existing site. 

    “[Ideas That Kick] guided us through the process while allowing us to be imaginative in our approach.”  - CMO, Regional Opera Company 

  • 329
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Mexico City Mexico

    The Branding People is a design studio, founded in 2012 and located in Mexico City, Mexico. They have 10 employees specializing in brand construction and the development of visual communication systems. Working with companies in hospitality, leisure, advertising, and retail, they provide branding, logo design, and web design.

    Clients
    Simple Green
    Addressable
    Coffee Brew
    Industries
    Notable Project

    The Branding People developed a set of branding assets for a healthcare company after an in-depth discovery phase. Their aim was to attract customers and better promote the client’s business. Sales grew by 10 percent within five months, thanks to The Branding People’s designs.

    “They communicated well, provided cost-efficient services, and led an effortless process. Now, my services are well-known, and sales have grown about 10 percent within the past five months. People also often ask me about my branding designs and communications.” – Owner, Healthcare Company

  • 330
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Beograd Serbia

    Carmine Cloak is a design agency based in Belgrade, Serbia. The agency, founded in 2020, has a team of more than ten that provides branding, web design, UX/UI design, product design, and logo services. Carmine Cloak serves small and mid-market companies in the legal, real estate, and business services industries. 

    Clients
    La Dore
    HLTZ Group
    Put Reikija
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A mobile app development company hired Carmine Cloak to redesign and redevelop their website. Carmine Cloak used Webflow to develop the website and added live chat and live calendar features using Hubspot and Calendly. They also developed a wizard tool to help visitors find what they are looking for. In addition, Carmine Cloak also created new content for the website. They completed the website which was well-received by users such that it saw significant increases in traffic, retention, and conversions.

    "They are attentive to detail and keen to go above and beyond. They found creative ways to fulfill various feature requests." - CEO, Mobile App Development Company

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