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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

  • 181
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Osseo MN

    Founded in 1998, Cazarin is an internet marketing company based in Minneapolis. Their team of about 15 specialists each focus on web design, custom software development, marketing strategy, SEO, print design, and PPC. They also support clients with social media marketing, conversion rate optimization (CRO), video production, and overall digital strategy.

    Clients
    Consumer goods
    medical/healthcare
    and manufacturing companies. Cameron's Coffee
    Bokers
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Cazarin worked with a business to develop a coherent and comprehensive brand strategy. The project's scope included logo design, web design, and print design across various marketing materials.

     

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  • 182
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Frankfurt am Main Germany

    rightcolours. is an international creative agency that is based in Frankfurt, Germany. Founded in 2012, they employ two staff focused on design, strategy and visual communication. They provide a range of business, financial and technology services for global companies, including branding focus, social media, video production, graphic design and content marketing.

    Clients
    UNICEF
    Columbia University
    AT&T
    Hewlett Packard Enterprise
    Industries
    Notable Project

    rightcolours. revamped an IT services firm's outdated brand identity by reinventing the client’s look and modernizing the website. They worked iteratively with the internal team to ensure the brand aligned with expectations. In the end, the internal stakeholders were proud to show off the final results.

    “Efficiency is the number one thing I like about rightcolours. We had conversations and exchanged options very often and Alex always provided insightful inputs, which shows that he thought about the project from the client's side and did his homework.” – Product Marketing Manager, IT Services Firm.

  • 183
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Washington DC

    LAI Video capitalizes on the role video plays in marketing by specializing in video production. Based in the heart of Washington, D.C. with a second office in Chicago, LAI Video was founded in 2013 and has a team of 39 employees. They create videos for branding and communications campaigns, commercials, and events.

    Clients
    Real Estate Arts
    National Retail Federation
    DC Education Fund
    NRF Foundation
    Industries
    Notable Project

    LAI Video helped an education nonprofit partner recognize educational professionals at an awards ceremony by creating tribute videos for each recipient. The partnership began two years ago and requires producing eight, two-minute videos for the ceremony. To keep the videos unique, LAI Video used its trademark approach to gathering information: They interviewed each award recipient, pieced the information together to create a storyboard, held multiple video shoots, and wove the stories together. They orchestrated a surprise moment to capture each recipient being notified to show the real emotion and impact of the award. It created an unpredictable story with an authentic feel.

    "Their project manager will reach out to us months ahead of filming to start intro conversations. LAI is flexible and they always bring new ideas to the table. They’re customer-oriented and do a great job of implementing our insights into the final vision." – Development Manager, Education Nonprofit Partner

  • 184
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Boston MA

    Headquartered in Boston, Image Conscious Studios is a branding agency that specializes in web design, digital strategy, and UX/UI design. Founded in 2004, they have about 8 employees works with a variety of clients in different industries including, healthcare, marketing, and hospitality & leisure. 

    Clients
    Ginkgo Bioworks
    E&TRADE
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A small restaurant group hired Image Conscious Studios for branding and web design. Image Conscious Studios provided a beautifully designed WordPress website and a full branding package. 

    "They've [Image Conscious Studios] created a strong brand for us and we've received a very favorable feedback from our customers." – Owner of Small Restaurant Group

  • 185
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Pittsburgh PA

    C-Leveled is an end-to-end digital marketing agency based in Pittsburgh, Pa. The agency, founded in 2009, has a team of more than 15 that provides branding, web design, content marketing, and CRM consulting & SI services. C-Leveled serves mid-market and other-sized companies in various industries that include manufacturing, business services, IT, and consumer products & services.

    Clients
    WATT Fuel Cell
    TandemLife
    Today's Home
    Uncle Charley's
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A nonprofit organization hired C-Leveled to help develop their overall branding strategy. After working closely with the organization to determine their needs, C-Leveled crafted a marketing strategy that included updating the organization's website, facilitiated the creation of ebooks, and implementation of web-based calculators and tools that engaged the target audience. C-Leveled met the organization's expectations with their work.

    "C-Leveled's ability to leverage technology to keep us in the loop and up-to-date is a testament to their flexibility and focus on customer service." - Managing Director, Nonprofit Organization

  • 186
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    New York NY

    Wolf&Whale is a UX/UI consultancy founded in 2013 and located in New York. The team of fewer than 50 employees offers UX/UI design, branding, and web development services. Their clients primarily include midmarket businesses in the business services, arts, entertainment, and music, and consumer products and services industries.

    Clients
    GoDaddy
    Apple
    WeWork
    Chime
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Wolf&Whale redesigned a mobie app and developed a website for a haircut services provider. The team worked quickly, and their efforts were integral to the project’s success. 

    “We were satisfied with the quality and timeliness of the project.” – CEO, Haircut Services Provider

  • 187
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Hillsboro OR

    Speak! is a brand innovation agency with about 18 employees between its headquartered in Hillsboro, Oreg. headquarters and Minneapolis, Minn. office. They mostly work with midmarket businesses in the energy and IT sectors. Services include branding, web design, and content marketing services. 

    Clients
    Dell
    ProKarma
    Tektronix
    Volvo
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Speak! was hired by a microbrewery to rework and expand its branding and distribution campaigns. The partnership mostly entailed competition research, audience targeting, and logo and print design.

    "They're very methodical in scoping out their work."  – VP of Board, Microbrewery

  • 188
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Hamilton Canada

    Cubicle Fugitive is a web development and advertising agency based in in Burlington, Canada, and founded in 2003. Their team of 13 employees specializes in branding, advertising, and marketing strategy. They mainly work with clients in the legal, education, and healthcare industries. 

    Clients
    Aird Berlis
    Dunnion Law
    Habitat for Humanity
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Cubicle Fugitive ran a long term marketing effort for a law firm. They built and updated the client’s website, designed their newsletter and other promotional materials, and produced content as needed. The client was impressed with the quality of their service.

    “They keep us on track and have excellent project management. The employees are all highly skilled.” – Director of Marketing & Business, Law Firm
     

  • 189
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Kyiv Ukraine

    Brain Tank is a marketing communications agency in Kyiv, Ukraine. Founded in 2006, their team works with mid market and enterprise companies providing marketing strategies, branding, and advertising. They primarily work with clients in the consumer products, real estate, advertising, and business services industries. 

    Clients
    PepsiCo
    Philip Morris Ukraine
    GRAWE
    ABB
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Brain Tank collaborated with an art gallery that was just starting out and they needed a corporate identity to attract consumers. They provided the gallery with branding, logo design, and other branding collateral to generate a cohesive identity; the project was successful and the client’s brand recognition has significant increased.

    “Every member of the team is passionate about what they do. Especially Evgen Mironyuk, who generates ideas.” –– CEO, Art Gallery 

  • 190
    $75,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    New York NY

    BeCurious Studio is a design and development agency founded in 2018. They have a team of around 5 employees. Based in New York, they provide UX/UI and web design services, along with mobile app development. 

    Clients
    Metechi
    Telus Health
    Edmunds
    Microsoft
    Industries
    Notable Project

    BeCurious Studio developed a mobile app for a sports payment platform. They handled the UX/UI design. Their work was successfully completed and the client had a positive experience. 

    "I've worked with many design and development teams in my career and BeCurious stands out in their ability to quickly understand business context." – CEO, Sports Payment Platform

  • 191
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Tallinn Estonia

    vinille is a design agency based in Tallinn, Estonia with over 10 experts. Founded in 2019, they offer branding, business consulting, and product design solutions for mid-market and enterprise-level clients in the industries of financial services and e-commerce.

    Clients
    Accor
    Bang & Olufsen
    Bocktailed
    Chopard
    Industries
    Notable Project

    vinille developed a mobile app for a business services company. The app was built to showcase the company’s vision and concept. The company is satisfied with the results.

    “Very effective and efficient.” - Account Director, Business Services Company

  • 192
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    București Romania

    Armeanu Creative Studio is a branding agency founded in 2007 in Bucuresti, Romania with two members. They specialize in branding solutions for small and medium-sized companies in the industries of consumer products, business services, and healthcare.

    Clients
    Invibes Advertising
    ML2Grow
    Apiterra
    Valeputna
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Armeanu Creative Studio developed a brand strategy for a fast food and gelato company. Armeanu Creative Studio conducted workshops to help the company gain a sense of direction. The company continues to work with Armeanu Creative Studio on a regular basis.

    “I was most impressed in their warm way of doing things, they managed to make this process playful and creative.” - Business Dev Manager, Fast Food and Gelato Company

  • 194
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Louisville KY

    Power is an advertising agency headquartered in Lexington, Ky. with a second location in India. The agency was founded in 1976 and now has a team of about 395 employees. Power provides a range of services including advertising, branding, media planning and buying, and graphic design services.

    Clients
    GE Appliances
    Haier Company
    GE Aviation
    GE Additive
    Notable Project

    A manufacturing company needed outside resources to aid their marketing efforts surrounding a new product. Power created product marketing campaigns using print and digital ads and also provided CGI animation services. 

    "Throughout the advertisement stage, we’ve seen our site traffic double or even triple, and as well as an increase in product and brand awareness. With regards to the materials, Power always produces stunning visuals and assets." — Senior Communications Leader, Manufacturing Company

  • 195
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Boston MA

    KHJ is a Boston-based full-service brand strategy and activation firm with experience in the healthcare and real estate industries. Founded in 1986, they offer strategy and planning, creative production, media and activation, and research and analytics.

    Clients
    Quest Diagnostics
    Circle Health
    Webster Five Bank
    Massachusetts Gaming Commission
    Industries
    Notable Project

    KHJ has a long-standing relationship with a community savings bank. They have been handling the bank’s media buying and placement, strategy, and creative development for about 20 years. KHJ recently redesigned the bank’s logo and website to refresh its brand image.

    “They helped us get to the final point, determining what made the most sense and making sure the project was done within the timeframe. They’re great at managing times and budgets.” – Marketing Manager, Community Savings Bank

  • 196
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Coquitlam Canada

    REX Marketing + Design Inc is a branding agency run by a team of fewer than 10 professionals based in Coquitlam, Canada. Founded in 2017, the company offers branding, market research, and graphic design assistance for both small and medium-sized businesses, with a branding focus on brand messaging and brand strategy.

    Clients
    Stanley Park
    City of Vancouver
    Wesgroup Equipment
    DermaSpark Products Inc
    Industries
    Notable Project

    REX Marketing + Design Inc worked with an in-home cooking service to help update their website. The goal of the project was to streamline the identity of the overall brand across all platforms. Wesgroup Equipment took time to understand their client's business inside-out, even contacting customers of the service to get a better idea of what to build upon. The updated brand identity receives positive feedback to this day.

    "The one thing that stood out was how personable they were. I felt like they really wanted to get to know my business. " - CEO, In-House Cooking Service

  • 197
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Scottsdale AZ

    Branding and design company Miss Details Design has been around since 2004 and is located in Scottsdale, AZ. The small team of fewer than 5 employees offers branding, logo design, social media marketing, print design, and web design services. The team categorizes its work as “emotional branding” and “sensory design” since businesses’ stories influence its deliverables.

    Clients
    Arizona Technology Council
    Castelazo Content
    Adopt Technologies
    Industries
    Notable Project

    An IT company acquired a new business and needed help rebranding so hired Miss Details Design. The project included designing a new logo, creating marketing materials such as taglines, business cards, and a brand story, and a website redesign.

    “We're a small business, so I think the biggest thing for us is … [having the owner] involved. As a small business owner, that's one of the benefits of working with another small business. I want to work with the principal and be able to have not only their attention but also their talent.”  – CEO, IT Service Company

  • 198
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Chicago IL

    Based in Chicago, JB Chicago is a digital marketing agency that was founded in 2000. The team of more than 40 members has expertise in branding, advertising, content marketing, and web design. 

    Clients
    DISH Network
    GoodBelly
    Hooray Puree
    Monk Fruit
    Notable Project

    JB Chicago helped a senior living development with marketing services. The rebranding campaign included a website redesign and strategic branding management. Their work, along with the quality of the work, has been extremely successful. JB Chicago is now marketing partners with the senior living community.

    "Now there’s a single brand, everybody can identify with each other, and it’s consistent from property to property and market to market." – Principle, Senior Living Community

  • 199
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Manassas VA

    Imagine is a branding agency headquartered in Manassas, Va. Founded in 2004, Imagine's small team of fewer than 5 employees specializes in social media marketing, web design, and branding. Imagine works with primarily with midmarket clients in different industries such as information technology, legal, and non-profits. 

    Clients
    Nestle
    Rubbermaid
    Rolls-Royce
    CenturyLink
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Imagine was hired by a children's education program in need of web and marketing assistance. Imagine provided assistance with online reputation management, along with website optimization and refreshed branding. Imagine's work resulted in higher enrollment for the children's education program. The client appreciated Imagine's depth of marketing expertise.

    "I have worked with several other marketing companies and found that they all had specialties, such as, optimization, website, on-line marketing, etc.  What I found with Imagine is a complete marketing package." – Founder of Children's Education Program 

  • 200
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Badshot Lea United Kingdom

    Valiant Design is a strategic creative agency located in Farnham, England. They have about 13 teammates. Since 2010, they have provided branding, web design, and packaging design services to primarily midmarket agencies in the health care and medical, business services, and manufacturing industries.

    Clients
    Alrec
    Contec Inc
    Sony
    Virgin Atlantic Cargo
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Valiant Design redeveloped a WordPress website for a print business. Following a discovery phase, they created a logo, a name, and brand collateral to refresh the client's brand identity.  The new brand received praise from clients. 

    "They kept us up-to-date and dealt well with a tight schedule and changing scope." — Managing Director, Print Business

  • 201
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Philadelphia PA

    Brolik is a digital marketing agency located in Philadelphia, Pa. Brolik was founded in 2004 and has a team of around 15 employees who specialize in digital strategy, web design, and web development for small and midmarket businesses.

    Clients
    MLS Players Association
    Comcast
    Penn Law
    AAMCO
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A real estate startup hired Brolik for assistance with branding and digital marketing. After a discovery phase, Brolik helped the client hone their target audience and provided website copy, web design, and social media strategy. The client appreciated Brolik's ability to understand and enhance their brand by developing thoughtful audience personas.

    "The messaging on the website and the customer communication had evolved us from tacky startup messaging into a real company that is more trustworthy." - Director, Real Estate Startup

  • 202
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Brooklyn NY

    SUVA Inc is a design agency founded in Brooklyn in 2002 with no more than 10 professionals. They excel at branding, web design, and graphic design solutions for small and mid-market firms in the fields of business services, consumer products, and arts.

    Clients
    BioLite
    Precycle
    Adorama Rental Co
    Bruce Frank Primitive Art Gallery
    Industries
    Notable Project

    SUVA Inc developed a branding strategy for a wellness company. SUVA Inc also developed a website to create a new income source for the company. The company is more than satisfied with the final products.

    “I knew from seeing Suva's portfolio that they were very talented designers but they were so much more!” - Founder, Wellness Company

  • 203
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    The Design Laboratory is a London-based design studio. Their team of fewer than 10 was founded in 2017 and serves businesses of all sizes across a range of industries. Design services include UX/UI, logo, web, graphic, and product and packaging.

    Clients
    Dom Perignon
    Samsonite
    Method
    Sunglasses Hut
    Industries
    Notable Project

    The Design Laboratory provided packaging design and branding for a spirits company. The team delivered a range of branded promotional materials. Internal stakeholders were impressed with the team's vision, creativity, and talent.

    "I always had a chance to choose the way we went, and they offered alternatives and we followed one of those — and then more alternatives. It’s been a long time and I am more than happy." — CEO, Spirits Company

  • 204
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Berlin Germany

    Founded in 2018, Bonanza Design is a web development company that offers UX/UI design, digital strategy, and web design services to their small business, mid-market, and enterprise clients. Their 10 employees are based out of Berlin.

    Clients
    We've previously worked with Volvo
    Zalando
    Siemens
    OrgOS
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Bonanza Design recently worked on web development for a gaming company. They redesigned an existing  pricing webpage for that client.

    “We’re all happy as we can finally show all the features offered. ” — Co-Founder, Gaming Company

  • 205
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Philadelphia PA

    Neff is an advertising agency based in Philadelphia, Pa. Founded in 1987, their team of 20 employees specializes in branding, web development, and web design. 

    Clients
    21st Century Cyber Charter School
    Alterra Property Group
    Arena Football League
    DNB First
    Notable Project

    Neff helped an architecture planning firm in need of a new website. They created a new website that showcased the architecture planning firm's growing range of services and clients while maintaining a consistent brand image. They also provided assistance with SEO. Following this work, the client hired Neff to develop a second website for a sister company. 

    "Neff Associates excelled in navigating differing views and coming up with a design that solved many problems. We've taken the design of the website and adapted it to our internal marketing, signatures, and everything else." – COO, Architecture Planning Firm 

  • 206
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Takoma Park MD

    Founded in 2015, 45RPM is a full-service digital marketing agency in Washington, D.C. and Mexico City that works with small, midmarket, and enterprise companies. The team of 50 works to provide clients with branding, web development, content marketing, and web design for clients in the IT and business services industries.

    Clients
    Appian
    Nebia
    National Geographic
    AARP
    Industries
    Notable Project

    45RPM partnered with a publishing company to redevelop and update outdated content on the client’s platform. They provided brand analysis, made recommendations for adjustment, and developed a new website content delivery platform.

    “The combination of skill sets within the organization sets 45RPM apart. They are client-oriented and brand-focused with great technical capabilities.” – CTO, Publisher Company

  • 207
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Seattle WA

    States of Matter is a branding and design studio in Seattle. It was founded in 2014 and currently has a team of 4 employees who help clients with branding, web design, UX/UI design, and logo, packaging, and print design.

    Clients
    La Marzocco
    Puget Sound Energy
    Stanley Vacuum Bottles
    Playfab
    Notable Project

    A software company was changing its focus from a governmental agency to commercial customers so needed to re-brand itself. States of Matter created a branding strategy for the company that included a new website, new look on all customer-facing materials, and new name. 

    "We ended up with a great product that everyone was satisfied with. It was creative and differentiated...States of Matter is a great choice if you believe that marketing and branding move your business forward." - VP of Marketing, Software Company

  • 208
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Atlanta GA

    Definition 6 is a marketing and advertising agency that is based in Atlanta. With additional offices in New York and San Francisco Definition 6's team of over 250 employees has been working with midmarket and large businesses since the firm's founding in 1998. The firm specializes in web design, digital strategy, and branding, in addition to video production and other digital services. 

    Clients
    Coca-Cola
    HBO
    La Quinta Inns & Suites
    Facebook
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Definition 6 was hired by an ad sales company for a website redesign. In order to meet the clients needs, the team at Definition 6 planned the content, designs, and back-end needs for the site before transferring it over onto a custom CMS using Umbraco.

    "We’ve received internal feedback from our user groups that helped us test it. They thought it was easy to navigate and they really liked the redesign as far as the look and the feel goes." –Marketing Communications Director, Ad Sales Company 

  • 209
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Atlanta GA

    The Taproom Agency is an e-commerce development company based in Atlanta. Founded in 2017, The Taproom Agency's team of fewer than 10 employees provides Shopify e-commerce development, web design, and branding services.

    Clients
    Le Papier Studio
    oh hello friend
    Bespoken Art
    Notable Project

    The Taproom Agency worked with an apparel site to develop a Shopify website, implement an application for restocking, and create a branding strategy. The client appreciated The Taproom Agency's knowledge and communication skills.

    “Kelly brought a lot of ideas and knowledge to the table and delivered an excellent product.” - CEO, Apparel Site

  • 210
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Portland OR

    KindTyme is a creative agency based in Portland, Oregon. Founded in 2014, their team of fewer than 10 employees specializes in providing web design, branding, and packaging design services for cannabis brands.

    Clients
    Capital Cannabis (capcannabis.com)
    7 Point Law (7pointlaw.com)
    Tonic CBD (tonicvibes.com)
    Oath Insurance (oathcannabisinsurance.com)
    Industries
    Notable Project

    KindTyme helped establish a brand for a cannabis company, the identity of which the client wanted to not revolve exclusively around the product it sells. They designed the logo, created a website, ran advertisements in industry magazines, and created promotional merchandise designs. The two parties are hoping to continue working together with KindTyme taking over an SEO campaign and general marketing needs.

    "Their level of creativity is excellent, and the work speaks for itself."  Manager, Government Affairs Firm

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