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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

  • 541
    $25,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Salem OR

    Cardwell Creative is a digital marketing studio founded in 2002 and based in Salem Ore. Their team of 4 employees specialize in branding, web design, and digital strategy for small businesses in the retail, automotive, and consumer products industries. 

    Clients
    Visit Tillamook Coast
    Stackhouse Athletic Equipment
    OBEC Consulting Engineers
    Izzy’s Franchise Systems
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Cardwell Creative updated an old site for an engineering firm. They created a new Wordpress site with a design aesthetic that worked for the clients and presented well on mobile platforms, which the old site had not been able to do. The client reported that there has been a significant rise both in the number of visitors to the site and to the amount of time that each visitor spends there.

    “These results have been excellent, and we're pleased with the way everything turned out. Cardwell Creative is a team of excellent collaborators” – Webmaster, Engineering Firm
     

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  • 542
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    East London South Africa

    FreshSage is a branding agency in Stutterheim, South Africa. Founded in 2013, they have fewer than 5 employees that serve clients in the business sector. Services include branding, marketing strategy, and web design.

    Clients
    Derma Solutions
    ST Communications
    Additive Free Kids
    Drop of Life Psychology
    Industries
    Notable Project

    FreshSage provided rebranding efforts for a translation and localization company. They conducted an identity analysis, created a new logo, and handled a complete website redesign. The new brand and website exceeded expectations and received positive feedback.

    “Emma is very talented, and I love working with her.” – Owner & Director, Translation & Localization Company

  • 543
    $75,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Oak Park IL

    Rebranding Experts is a branding company headquartered in Oak Park, Illinois. The small team offers branding. The agency was launched in 2017.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Rebranding Experts provided full rebranding and PR services for a B2B business merger. They also facilitated an interview with a key publication and provided customer communique for pre- and post-rebranding. 

     

    They understood our business needs and challenges — they really listened to the goals of our leadership.”

     

  • 544
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Charlotte NC

    Signature W Studio is a digital strategy company located in Charlotte, North Carolina. The company offers digital strategy, search engine optimization, corporate photography, web design, and more and has a small team.The company was launched in 2018.

    Notable Project

    Signature W Studio is redeveloping a dog-friendly bar's website. The team understood the brands' ideals and business concepts, translating them into a visual web design that conveys the brand message.

    "I loved how excited they got when the things they put in place were working."

  • 545
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    Process AG is a digital agency based in Los Angeles, with an additional office in Sale Lake City. Founded in 2008, their team of around 10 employees specializes in contract management, packaging design, and branding.

    Clients
    Victoria's Secret
    Honest Co
    Nickelodeon
    Jaybird
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Process AG designed the packaging for a fragrance brand. The team ensured the materials met the company's aesthetic and environmental concerns. 

    "They also deliver outside-the-box thinking. Our packaging really stands out from the competition." – Executive, Fragrance Brand

  • 546
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Calgary Canada

    YYC3 Inc. is a digital marketing agency with headquarters and a second office both in Calgary, Canada. It was founded in 2014 and maintains a team of 4 employees. YYC3 Inc provides social media marketing, marketing strategy, content marketing, branding, e-commerce development, and UX/UI design services. 

    Clients
    The Bow Valley Club
    Infracon
    Big Chief Meat Snacks
    Rev Engineering
    Notable Project

    A specialty food manufacturer needed somebody to help them manage their digital presence. They partnered with YYC3 Inc. to create strategic social media and digital marketing campaigns. Further support included content creation and a product marketing campaign to bolster follower engagement. 

    "Under YYC3 Inc.'s control, we grew to about 10,000 Facebook followers and 17,000 Instagram followers." — CEO, Food Manufacturer

  • 547
    $25,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Seattle WA

    Founded in 2010, Y-Designs’ small but powerful team of 3 offers design and development for mobile apps, websites, and other digital products. Based in Seattle, the team serves local small businesses.

    Clients
    Vetri Glass
    Living on One
    Lino Tagliapietra
    Hewitt Architecture
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Y-Designs built a web application and iOS and Android apps for a tech startup. The client originally hired Y-Designs for their design expertise but was impressed with their engineering talent, efficiency, and amiability.

    “I can really say that Y-Designs can move the ball faster and harder than even a team of 30 engineers at a very large, well-established corporation. That’s  because they know so much about the technology landscape.” – CEO, Tech Startup

  • 548
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Alexandria VA

    TGD Creative Strategies & Solutions is a digital marketing agency headquartered in Armenia. Founded in 1988, they have a team of around 15 employees. Their main focus lines are branding, marketing strategy, and graphic design.

    Clients
    International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP)
    Association for the Advancement of Blood & Biotherapies (AABB)
    Unity
    National Association for Musice Education (NAfME)
    Industries
    Notable Project

    TGD Creative Strategies & Solutions redesigned a website for a professional association. They ensure the site was mobile-responsive. The team also provided branding services, designing the client's logo and choosing a new color scheme.

    "They were never possessive of the imagery or structures they sent to us, and welcomed our edits or changes to their work. Working with them is a pleasure." – CEO, Professional Association

  • 549
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Ahmedabad India

    Founded in 2014, RareDevs Innovations is an end-to-end IT solutions and digital marketing services provider located in Ahmedabad, India. The team has more than 25 employees and specializes in marketing strategy, mobile app development, and web development. They predominantly work with small business clients in the advertising & marketing, consumer products & services, and business services industries.

    Clients
    Nature Nuskha
    Qodoro
    Luxury Brix
    Bohra Menswear
    Industries
    Notable Project

    RareDevs Innovations built a website that could accept donations, host articles and forums, and handle high web traffic for a health association. The client was pleased with the quality of their service. 

    "The team’s customer service and collaborative approach have exceeded our expectations." –Founder, Health Association

  • 550
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Ferndale MI

    Qonkur Media Group is a marketing firm based in Ferndale, Mich., and founded in 2018. Their team of more than 10 offers branding, marketing strategy, and packaging design solutions to small and mid-market firms.

    Clients
    Platinum Vape
    MKX Oil Co
    Cloud Cannabis Co
    Narvona
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Qonkur Media Group provided SMM, web design, and graphic design solutions for an edibles and vape company. The company tasked Qonkur Media Group with all of their social media endeavors. This resulted in good returns for the company.

    “Everything’s great.” - Owner & Founder, Edibles and Vape Company

  • 551
    Undisclosed
    2 - 9 Employees
    Lambertville NJ

    Imbue is a branding and creative services agency based in Lambertville, N.J. and founded in 2004. Their team of 5 employees specializes in graphic design, advertising, and branding for clients in the healthcare, education, and non-profit industries.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Imbue ran marketing for a non-profit focused on senior home-care. They worked together with the client to develop and publish content, including blog posts, email campaigns, videos, and even redesigning their site’s UX. The client was very happy with the work and said that the video, in particular, was an extremely effective lead generator.

    “They’re an extension of our team and have empowered us to do things that we couldn’t have done otherwise.” – Chief Marketing Officer, Non-Profit
     

  • 552
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Manchester United Kingdom

    Superfried, a branding agency, was founded in 2007. They are based in Manchester, United Kingdom and have a small team. Their services include branding, graphic design, logo, web design, and more.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Superfried refreshed a PR firms' branding for a leading internal London council. They designed collaterals, beginning with an initial brief, then project scoping, ending with the delivery of final designs.

    "The work is always super-stylish, accurate, and well thought through."

  • 553
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Durham NC

    Pathos Ethos is a design and web development agency located in Durham, NC. With a team of fewer than 10 employees, they help organizations create unique brand experiences. Founded in 2009, Pathos Ethos is influenced by agile methodologies and they primarily help clients with digital strategy, custom software development, and web design.

    Clients
    Willow Creek Association
    American Bible Society
    Investors' Circle
    Capital Broadcasting Company
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Pathos Ethos worked with a faith-based nonprofit organization to develop a strategy for its organization and a blueprint for stakeholders. They ultimately created a five-year business plan and redesigned its website. 

    "They helped us understand our own organization and we've grown as a result." – Executive Director, Nonprofit Organization

  • 554
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Denver CO

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

    Industries
    Notable Project

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

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

  • 555
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Sahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar India

    Adwords PPC Expert is a marketing company based in Chandigarh, Ind. Established in 2009, their 10-person team offers services in PPC, advertising, and branding.

    Notable Project

    Adwords PPC Expert provided digital marketing, Google AdWords, and PPC services for an insurance company. The client wished to improve brand awareness and acquire more business. The client appreciated the company’s communication and quality of service.

    “They have an outstanding team with the highest level of dedication and expertise.” – Business Development Specialist, Insurance Company

  • 556
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Orlando FL

    REMIXED was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in Orlando, Fla. They have a team of around 12 employees who focus on branding, advertising, and graphic design.

    Clients
    Disney
    Hyatt
    Wells Fargo
    Cisco
    Notable Project

    Teaming up with a nonprofit group, the team worked to create a brand through website development, social media management, and stakeholder interviews. They delivered brand assets that accurately reflected the internal identity of the organization and provided long-lasting value.

    "We’ve really enjoyed working so closely with their CEO. It’s great being able to pick up the phone and reach him so easily." EVP, Health-Focused Nonprofit

  • 557
    $1,000+
    Freelancer
    Mumbai India

    Creaa Designs is a web design and development firm located in Mumbai, India and founded in 2007. Its team of fewer than 5 specializes in web design and development, as well as e-commerce development and SEO. 

    Clients
    Corporates
    Hospitality
    Fashion
    Education
    Notable Project

    Creaa Designs partnered with a perfume company to help the organization redesign its digital presence. The team at Creaa Designs built a redesigned website and provided SEO services to the site in order to meet the client's needs.

    "We saw increased web traffic and sales during our initial engagement... We’ve had great results from the work they've performed. After their SEO push, our site climbed the rankings very quickly. " - Proprietor, Perfume Company 

  • 558
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Brooklyn NY

    Layerframe Studios is a digital agency located in Brooklyn, New York. Established in 2006, Layerframe Studios employs a streamlined team of 4 resources. The agency specializes in video production, but also provides web and UX/UI design as well as web and mobile app development. Their client base includes companies of all sizes in various industries.

    Clients
    Spotify
    ROCNATION
    The Game Awards
    Pepsi
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A music streaming service had just begun to launch its company and needed a partner to help drive awareness and engagement of their service. After coming on board, Layerframe Studios worked on their website's design, development, and background analytics. Their expert array of services markedly increased the client's degree of online engagement. 

    "They drove high engagement with our product...It was great. They met deadlines and helped us launch the microsite in time for the festival." — Consumer Marketer, Music Streaming Service

  • 559
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Berlin Germany

    Startling Brands is a branding agency based in Berlin, Germany, that was established in 2014. Their one-person team offers branding, logo development, marketing strategy, advertising, and graphic design services.

    Clients
    Dacha Media
    WaterCircles
    Granden
    Infinitedge
    Notable Project

    Startling Brands helped revamp a textile manufacturer to modernize its branding. Their team developed a new logo and designed an eye-catching letterhead, website, marketing materials, billboards, flyers, and businesses cards. The rebranding signifciantly increased sales and exposure.

    "The new website has allowed us to enter new markets in the Netherlands, Germany, South Korea, New Zealand, and South America, increasing sales by 30%." – CEO, Textile Manufacturer

  • 560
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Kelowna Canada

    Twirling Umbrellas is a web development agency based in Kelowna, Canada. Since 2014, their small team of 5 has been specializing in web design and development, SEO, branding, and more for small businesses.

    Clients
    AinslieWear
    BlueSky Organics
    A Year of Boxes
    Kinetic Evolution
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Twirling Umbrellas developed a website for a small graphic design agency, along with SEO services. The website emphasized the agency's unique offerings. The work has led to a successful collaboration.

    "The quality of their work is excellent. I’m very happy with what they did."– Creative Director, Graphic Design Agency

  • 561
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Minneapolis MN

    Agency Squid is a marketing and advertising firm that is based in Minneapolis. Founded in 2015, Agency Squid's team of 3 employees specialize in digital strategy, advertising, and branding. The firm primarily works with small businesses but has experience working with mid-market sizes businesses as well. 

    Clients
    Mike's Hard Lemonade
    White Claw Hard Seltzer
    Hard Rock
    FitVine Wine
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Agency Squid was tasked with redesigning an outdated website for a water purification company. Using WordPress, the team at Agency Squid equipped this new website with photographs, new web copy, and a redesigned logo. The client was very impressed with the team at Agency Squid. 

    "Their [Agency Squid's] attention to detail, knowledge of our industry, and almost immediate understanding of our needs as a client was highly impressive." – Sales and Operations Lead, Water Purification Company 

  • 562
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Fort Collins CO

    Bizop Media is an SEO firm based in Fort Collins, Colo. Founded in 2016, their team of 30 serves clients in the manufacturing, business services, and hospitality sectors. Services include branding and social media marketing.

    Clients
    Products
    Foap
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Bizop Medi provided SEO and SEM services for a furniture company. Their work yielded significant success, as shown through metrics. The team was very trustworthy.

    “They established a trusting relationship from the start and didn't push us to explore support we didn't need or weren't ready for.” – Director of Corporate Marketing, Furniture Company.

  • 563
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Louisville KY

    Advertising company Robust Marketing was launched in 2020. Their small team is located in Louisville, Kentucky and specializes in advertising, digital strategy, pay per click, marketing strategy, and more.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Robust Marketing builds marketing strategies to gain and convert leads for a coaching program. The team identified the target audience, profiled them, and met internal stakeholder's needs to gain leads.

    "They're being able to work around our schedule to meet our needs. is the most impressive thing about them."

  • 564
    Undisclosed
    2 - 9 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    Sur-Ryl Marketing is a full-service digital marketing agency in Los Angeles. Founded in 2009, they have about 2 employees that provide digital strategy, marketing strategy, web design, social media marketing, and email marketing services. Clients work in a variety of sectors. 

    Notable Project

    A tax services provider was just starting out and needed a variety of services to build their brand. Sur-Ryl Marketing developed a custom website, business cards, and logo that helped create a consistent brand across media.

    "Sur-Ryl understood from the initial conversation how I like to be treated and that was important to me. They made sure that I was updated." — Director, Tax Services Provider

  • 565
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Moscow Russia

    Based in Moscow, Russia, Apus Agency is a digital agency founded in 2013. Their team of over 10 provides branding services as well as web, UX/UI, and packaging design services. Their clients are primarily small and midmarket business in industries such as consumer products, real estate, and retail. 

    Clients
    Netflix
    Reckitt Benckiser
    ZTE
    World Gym
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Apus Agency provided branding and digital services to a coffee company. The team worked to create a corporate identity and develop a corresponding line of packaging. Their efforts succeeded in capturing the target audience.

    "This team managed to develop amazing, recognizable and rather simple corporate identity and they provided a great idea for our coffee." — CEO, Coffee Company

     

  • 566
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Mobile app development company Borne Digital is headquartered in London, UK. Their team of 20 employees also works from offices in Toronto, Canada and New York. Established in 2013, they provide web design, web development, UX/UI design, and branding, on top of mobile app development services. Their clients span all industries but are mostly small and mid-market businesses.

    Clients
    Asics
    Multiplex Construction
    Mountpark Properties
    Joseph Homes
    Industries
    Notable Project

    When a private dating club needed a mobile app to attract and retain club members, they hired Borne Digital to get the job done. Borne Digital designed and developed the app, which allowed dating club members to receive notifications about upcoming events and RSVP. The app improved the client's key metrics – evening the women-to-men user ratio from 80:20 to 60:40 and improving sales.

    "I loved the personality of the founder and [the team's] strong design skills, and I was actually happy with the price point. Handing over that money as a very small business, I felt like I'd gotten value for it. Other, bigger agencies I’ve spoken to didn’t understand what it was like to run a small business." – Founder, Private Dating Club

  • 567
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Phoenix AZ

    BRIDGE PHX is a creative studio in Phoenix. Founded in 2018, they have fewer than 5 employees that serve mostly midmarket and small-business clients in a variety of industries. Services include branding, web design, and logo design.

    Clients
    American Express
    PHX Sky Harbor Airport
    Armalite
    Axon
    Notable Project

    BRIDGE PHX provided branding efforts for a nonprofit organization. Their team handled the client’s naming, crafted their mission, and designed marketing collateral. The branding results have received positive feedback.

    “Other local branding agencies can do solid work, but if the client wants someone creative, BRIDGE PHX is a fantastic option.” – Founding Partner, Nonprofit

  • 568
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Plano TX

    Established in 2013, Lumotiv is a branding company. They are located in Dallas, Texas and have a small team. The agency specializes in branding, content marketing, and marketing strategy.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    A revenue cycle management company collaborated with Lumotiv for their branding needs. The team studied the client's services to refresh their image and create new brand awareness.

    "Their passion, commitment, and problem-solving skills were outstanding."

  • 569
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Seattle WA

    ESPRESSO Digital is a mobile-first WordPress web design agency located in Seattle, Washington. Founded in 2004, the team is currently comprised of more than 35 dynamic employees. It works in partnership with clients across the globe. ESPRESSO provides e-commerce solutions, content strategy, SEO, brand strategy, creative services, photography and graphic design.   

    Clients
    2nd Watch
    Anza Gems
    Western Marine Construction
    Alaska Ship Supply
    Industries
    Notable Project

    ESPRESSO Digital worked with a Seattle based painting and drywall company. The scope of work focused on garnering more traffic and improve customer engagement by designing a WordPress website from scratch and providing SEO services. Through this partnership, the art company saw substantial growth in online traffic.

    "ESPRESSO Digital has a comprehensive base of experience and industry know-how. They know exactly what they're doing, and always strive to make sure that they're performing their best work." – Marketing Director, Art Company 

  • 570
    Undisclosed
    2 - 9 Employees
    Dubai United Arab Emirates

    Launched in 2016, EXIT99 Design Studio is a small logo company. Their services include logo, graphic design, web design, and packaging design. The firm is located in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    A school collaborated with EXIT99 Design Studio for branding services. In order to reflect the school's services on the brand, the team digs into the organization's information, target clients, and ideas. 

    "They are supportive to us in implementing the brand the way we wanted."

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