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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

  • 211
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    Headquartered in Los Angeles, CA, Ad Victorem is a full-service digital agency that was founded in 2017. The small team of about five specializes in branding, web design, marketing strategy, and content marketing.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Ad Victorem provides ongoing design and branding services for a small, web development agency. They provide the agency with any creative elements they need, including logos and videos. The partnership has produced over 200 websites, and the client prides Ad Victorem on being passionate and dedicated.

    "I stick with them [Ad Victorem] because they always provide high-quality design work and creatives that really wow the client."- CEO of Web Development Agency

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  • 212
    $100,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Santa Monica CA

    Founded in 2009, Mistress is a Santa Monica, Calif.-based full-service advertising agency with experience in the sports, beverage, and entertainment industries. The team develops brand and content strategies, helps businesses build an audience, and creates content.

    Clients
    IMAX
    Brown-Forman
    Oakland Raiders
    Coca-Cola
    Notable Project

    An entertainment company wanted to differentiate and increase awareness of its brand for consumers going to see movies. Mistress created an entire brand campaign using both digital and print media.

    “We’ve seen when Mistress is involved in our social posts that our metrics are generally better and our engagement rates are higher. … Our revenues will probably be up by 8% to 9% this year. Mistress was certainly a contributor.” – Chief Marketing Officer, Entertainment Company

  • 213
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Chicago IL

    The Motion Agency is a Chicago-based marketing firm specializing in branding, public relations, advertising, digital strategy, and graphic design enterprise, mid-market and small businesses in the retail, education, and manufacturing sectors. Founded in 2007, they employ around 50 people. 

    Clients
    Adobe
    American Marketing Association
    The Home Depot
    Becker Professional Education
    Industries
    Notable Project

    The Motion Agency was hired by a large labor union to develop its website and handle its advertising and PR. They wrote editorials and ads in local media and planned and promoted an event, all of which improved engagement. 

    “The advertisement that the Motion Agency created for Labor Day became the theme for our advertising for the next calendar year. It is visually stunning and a great representation of the brand. The posts on social media throughout the weekend resonated with out followers and received some of the highest engagement numbers for posts on our page.” – Chief of Staff, Labor Union. 
     

  • 214
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Minsk Belarus

    A creative agency based in Minsk, Belarus, Moloko Creative LLC offers advertising, branding, and graphic design services. Founded in 2014, their team of fewer than 50 services the advertising and marketing agency.

    Clients
    Viber
    United Nations
    UNICEF
    UNIHELP
    Notable Project

    Moloko Creative LLC provided video production services to a civil society organization. The animated video celebrated the 500th anniversary of the first Belarusian book, and was intended to be both educational and visually engaging. The final product was published by several reputable organizations and received excellent reviews.

    “We feel that they treat our product as their own one. If they did not know something about the history and culture, they kept their ears open.” — Director, Civil Society Organization

  • 215
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Minneapolis MN

    Woychick Design is a design agency based in Minneapolis and founded in 1989 with no more than 10 employees. They specialize in branding, graphic design, and web design solutions for small and mid-market businesses in the fields of nonprofit, education, and other industries.

    Clients
    University of Minnesota
    American Red Cross
    LoveMplsParks
    Freshwater Society
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Woychick Design provided marketing and design solutions for a nonprofit organization. The organization needed assistance with marketing for an event. Woychick Design handled all the marketing needs of the organization throughout the project.

    “Woychick Designs listened to our needs and goals, taking them to the next level, helping us to fully realize our vision for the branding we were looking for.” - Event Coordinator, Nonprofit Organization

  • 216
    Undisclosed
    50 - 249 Employees
    Mobile AL

    Red Square Agency is a design agency founded in 1997. Based in Mobile, Ala., with an office in Chicago, the team of 57 specializes in branding, web design, and graphic design. They primarily focus on industries such as gaming, financial services, and consumer products & services. 

    Clients
    Cedars-Sinai
    Flipboard
    Foxwoods
    Glanbia Nutritionals
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Red Square Agency serviced an investment management firm.  The team provided design and strategizing services for a complete branding overhaul. This included logo and visual development as well as custom web design. Overall, the client was impressed with the team's work.

    "RSQ is willing to spend not only the time understanding who we are and what we’re trying to build, but also distilling it down to something that is both simple and exactly what we were looking for."                                             – CEO, Investment Management Firm

  • 217
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Cherry Hill NJ

    Latin & Code is a branding and digital marketing consultancy based in San Diego. Founded in 2014, they have a team of 2 who specialize in rebranding, digital strategy, and marketing strategy.

    Clients
    IDG
    CIO Executive Council
    The Art of Shaving
    MGM International
    Notable Project

    Latin & Code worked with a digital experience agency to refine their brand presence and improve their marketing strategy. They implemented an ongoing marketing calendar with supplemental marketing collateral for each month which included a variety of social media channels.

    “There's now a certain buzz about our brand. The new messaging and content is very professional and on point.” – CEO, Digital Experience Agency

  • 218
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Clinton NJ

    Socialfix Media is a digital marketing agency based in Clinton, N.J. with offices in New York. Founded in 2005, Socialfix Media provides a wide variety of different services like web design, SEO, social media marketing, and digital strategy.

    Clients
    Rutger University
    Depend
    Pepperidge Farm
    :DentalPlans
    Notable Project

    Socialfix Media redesigned a website, took over social media marketing, and provided video production services for a client. They also created a database with MailChimp, blogs, and Twitter and Facebook feeds. The client's book sales, speech bookings, and radio and TV interviews have increased.

    "They make suggestions as things change in the industry to keep me current." – Founder, Startup Social Network

  • 219
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Buenos Aires Argentina

    Based in Buenos Aires, Way2net is a digital marketing agency that was founded in 2010. Their team of 12 specializes in digital strategy, PPC, and social media marketing. 

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Way2net provided marketing services to boost a hair transplant company's customer base in Latin America. The agency built a new website and works on monthly advertising strategy for the company. 

    "We get new customers from different countries such as Brazil, Mexico, Uruguay, Peru, Chile, and Argentina. Our inscriptions for the training courses have also increased, with people from the targeted countries." — CEO, Hair Transplant Company

  • 220
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Seattle WA

    Hydrogen Advertising is a full-service advertising agency founded in 2001. Based in Seattle, the team of 20 specializes in advertising, media planning & buying and PR. They primarily serve small business and midmarket clients in the retail, financial services and healthcare industries.  

    Clients
    Kenworth Trucks
    CPRS
    Whole Foods Market
    The Polyclinic
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Hydrogen Advertising assisted an international natural grocer, overseeing new start opening and retail marketing plans. The team supported strategy and media for six store openings, coordinating between advertisers, timelines, and deliverables. They then provided comprehensive roadmaps and recaps for each campaign. The client is impressed with their work. 

    "Not only were they easy to understand and organized, but they were also very clear about timelines while remaining flexible. That is to say, they established a schedule for when and what we needed to deliver." — Marketing Coordinator, Natural Grocer

  • 221
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Santa Rosa CA

    Flight is a full-service design agency that was founded in Santa Rosa, Calif., in 2013. Its team of nine employees specializes in web design, web development, e-commerce development, mobile app development, UI/UX design, advertising, and branding, among other services.

    Notable Project

    A non-profit emergency services provider hired Flight to develop and maintain its digital presence and brand. Flight developed a sophisticated website with a user-friendly interface and also helped the client with its advertising campaigns and newsletters.

    "They’ve provided fabulous branding that’s really helped our organization make an impact." - Communication Coordinator, Emergency Response Organization

  • 222
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Ciudad de México Mexico

    Sol Consultores is a brand consulting and strategic design company based in Mexico City, Mexico. Founded in 2001, they have 15 employees specializing in branding, graphic design, concept development, analysis, and tropicalization. They work with small, midmarket and international companies predominantly in consumer products, advertising, and arts.

    Clients
    Nestle
    Grupo Bafar
    Lesaffre
    Llano Grande
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Sol Consultores created images and performed innovative branding work as part of a long-term partnership with a food and beverage company. They built a brand that became the subject of a major outside acquisition, which has made a significant positive impact for the client.

    “The brand they developed was acquired by Nestle, one of the biggest companies in our market. One of the things I value most about them is the involvement of the company’s CEO and its openness. Their communications have always been transparent and proactive, which is something I find very valuable.” – Marketing Director, Food & Beverage Company

  • 223
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Boston MA

    Founded in 2010, Opus Design is a digital design agency that offers web design, branding, and graphic design services to their small business and mid-market clients in the education, healthcare, and non-profit industries. Their 50 employees are based out of offices in Boston and Neustadt, Germany.

    Clients
    brand development
    logo design
    digital and web design
    print and publication design
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Opus Digital recently worked on print design for a college prep school. They designed a bi-annual magazine  for that client.

    “Over the last several years since Opus has been responsible for our Magazine design, we have received an increasingly favorable response from our alumnae and other constituencies to both the content and design of the publication. ” — Associate Director, College Prep School

  • 224
    $5,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    Sahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar India

    Zapbuild Technologies is a digital agency based in Mohali, India, with offices in Cumming, GA, Westmead, Australia, and Surrey, Canada. Founded in 2007, their team of about 130 employees service small and midmarket businesses. They specialize in custom software development, web design, and web development, among a wide range of other services.

    Clients
    EdHero
    1337IOT
    eWallet (Wireaccount)
    iJara
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Zapbuild Technologies worked with this marijuana technology company to design and develop a digital platform for retailers to buy and sell products easily. Their work included creating a website with menus, order tracking, delivery scheduling, inventory controls, and pricing capabilities. This allowed both B2Bs and B2Cs to utilize the same platform.

    "It’s a sign of success for us that our site has drastically improved their productivity and processing." — CEO, Marijuana Technology Company

  • 225
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Westport CT

    Van Deusen & Levitt Associates is a brand strategy and design company of less than 10 employees. Founded in 2009, their headquarters is in Westport, Conn. They offer services in branding, marketing strategy, and market research.

    Clients
    VDLA works with clients around the world in a variety of industries
    so our clients gain fresh insights and perspective that single-industry agencies can't match.  Here are just a few of our clients: Anheuser-Busch Employees' Credit Union
    Alvarez Marsal
    Acrow Bridge
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Van Deusen & Levitt Associates provided logo redesign for a metal recovery company. They conducted a series of interviews with key stakeholders and produced a new logo design based on that feedback. The client was pleased with their well-executed methodology.

    “They delivered on time and on budget. They produced exactly what they proposed.” – Fmr. Chief Sales Officer, Metal Recovery Company
     

  • 226
    $1,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Noida India

    New Vision Digital is a branding company based in Noida, India. Founded in 2011, their team of 149 employees provides branding, SEO, and web design services.

    Clients
    Megamind Consultant
    Industries
    Notable Project

    New Vision Digital developed full SEO strategy for their healthcare client. Their strategy helped this client meet their high-level and immediate goals in a matter of three months, resulting in increased sales and business.

    "Within the first three months of integrating SEO content on our website, our search engine ranking improved dramatically." –Project Manager, Healthcare Company

  • 227
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Richmond Australia

    Founded in 2010, Willow & Blake is located in Richmond, Australia. With nearly 10 employees, they provide branding, social media marketing, and web design services for midmarket and small businesses focused on retail, e-commerce, and consumer products and services.

    Clients
    Frank Body
    Halo Sport
    anokha skincare
    Credo Beauty
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Willow & Blake supported the end-to-end rebrand of a skincare line, including changing the messaging, implementing a social media strategy, and designing a logo. The work they completed was amazing.

    "The work was so amazing." –Plastic Surgeon & Founder, Skincare Line

  • 228
    $25,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Melbourne Australia

    Hunter is a creative branding agency in Melbourne, Australia and Wellington, New Zealand. Founded in 2010, Hunter has a small core team of 4 that works hands-on with clients – mainly CEOs, MDs, Founders, and in some instances, CMOs. Hunter's services include branding, strategic consulting, packaging design, PR, social media, and other solutions for brand communication.

    Clients
    Coors
    Maker's Mark
    Sensory Lab
    Hubbards
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Hunter assisted an Australian organic beverage firm in bringing their second product to the same level of visibility and prevalence as the first. They relaunched the brand with media outreach, a reimagined strategy, and several social media campaigns that prioritized the product. The launch event earned the client expanded partnerships with supermarkets to bring their secondary product to stores.

    "Hunter acted not just as a business partner, but as part of our team. Their cost structure was transparent throughout the project. We communicated regularly and they were always available for meetings." – Marketing and Export Manager, Australian Organic Juice Brand

  • 229
    $250,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    Sensis is an integrated cross-cultural marketing agency with offices in Los Angeles Washington, D.C., Austin, and Atlanta. Founded in 1998, the team of 90+ offers advertising, research, digital experience, PR, social media, and branding. They develop research-based campaigns that drive measurable ROI their clients.

    Clients
    AltaMed
    Sempra Energy
    OC Fair
    Metrolink
    Industries
    Notable Project

    One of Sensis’ clients is an energy company that wanted to connect with its community with a bilingual PR campaign. Sensis organized community events, worked with local media, and designed and produced all the advertising material.

    “In many ways, I feel that we're their only client. I know that's kind of a cliché – the way that they have been able to sometimes just drop everything else, get what we needed done, and bring in any additional partners, if necessary. They've really done an outstanding job.” – Communications Manager, Energy Company

  • 230
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Brooklyn NY

    The Future Forward Inc. is a creative agency based in New York and Portland, Ore. Founded in 2010, they comprise 15 employees specializing in brand strategy, design, and digital innovation for small, mid-size, and global companies in business services, hospitality, leisure, and consumer products. Services include website design and development, branding, content management, and graphic design.

    Clients
    Nike
    Studios Architecture
    Fry Reglet
    Morris Adjmi Architects
    Notable Project

    The Future Forward Inc. designed and developed a website for a real estate marketing firm. They built and customized a WordPress site after an extensive discovery stage and feedback process. Thanks to their work, the site has increased conversions and received positive feedback on its design.

    “The Future Forward Inc. created something really sleek and simple that really cleaned up the UX on the frontend. We have seen an increase in conversions through the contact form on the site which is our main KPI. The site was also featured on Site Inspire, which is a difficult process to get featured.” – Director of Marketing, Real Estate Marketing Firm

  • 231
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Baltimore MD

    Exit10 is a full-service advertising agency of 20-30 staff with a proud foundation in Baltimore, Md. The team has been serving clients in their community and beyond since 2006. Its services include interactive web design, branding strategy, ad buying, video and social media, production, and guerilla marketing.CSX, Toyota Racing Development, Autobahn Indoor Speedway, World T.E.A.M. Sports 

    Notable Project

    Exit10 worked diligently on web development, events, and advertising to foster a strong community presence for a local nonprofit. Innovative campaigns saw marked success and increased the annual budget from $25,000 to over $200,000. The responsive, attentive team refined the branding and messaging strategy for distinct mediums using uniquely tailored design assets.

    “Exit 10 is a valuable asset and a great partner. They have been highly motivated and excited to collaborate with us, which makes the experience so much more enjoyable.” – Executive Director, Nonprofit

  • 232
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Chicago IL

    Twelve and Twenty Eight is a Chicago-based branding and design firm founded in 2017 with no more than 10 employees. They specialize in branding, graphic design, and web design solutions for small businesses in the field of business services.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Twelve and Twenty Eight provided branding and logo services for a crochet accessories boutique. Twelve and Twenty Eight took the general brand idea of the boutique and fleshed it out to become a professional brand identity. The boutique is satisfied with the new logo.

    “I appreciate their honestly and recommendations throughout this entire process.” - CEO, Crochet Accessories Boutique

  • 233
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Collingwood Australia

    Brandwell is a design agency founded in 2017 from Collingwood, Australia. Their team of 5 offers branding, website design, graphic design, and packaging design for small and mid-sized clients across consumer products, real estate, retail, manufacturing industries.

    Clients
    Pure Cocobella
    Choose Cruelty Free
    Impressed Juices
    Camillo Builders
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Brandwell assisted an IT company with a full rebrand and launch for its 15-year celebration. They took the reigns of the project after some initial direction, handling everything from strategy to concept development and implementation. They delivered work that obtained lots of positive feedback from stakeholders. 

    "Every decision made was verified by them to ensure it was on brand." – Partner, IT Company

  • 234
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Boston MA

    MESH Interactive Agency is a full-service content marketing agency based out of Boston. Founded in 2006, the team of 11 specializes in advertising, branding, and content marketing. 

    Industries
    Notable Project

    MESH Interactive Agency worked on rebranding and marketing for a telecommunications company. The team helped a company rebrand to include new service offerings. They led brainstorming sessions, updated a website and its messaging, and created a HubSpot profile to run marketing campaigns. The client appreciated their dedication to the project.

    "Their team genuinely understood our project goals and adhered to our requests as meticulously as possible. They produced high-quality deliverables—including graphics and packaging for both Mac and Windows platforms—on time and at reasonable rates." — Sales and Marketing Director, Telecommunications Company

  • 235
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Alexandria VA

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

    Clients
    nVent
    Pentair
    Frontier Technologies
    Kennametal
    Notable Project

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

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

  • 236
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Rolling Hills Estates CA

    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.

    Clients
    Dr. Pimple Popper
    Duff's Cakemix
    New Wave Entertainment
    BudsBox
    Industries
    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 

  • 237
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Medellín Colombia

    invade design is a brand design studio founded in 2016 with no more than 10 employees. They offer branding, graphic design, and web design services from their office in Medellin, Colombia. They work with clients in the fields of hospitality, consumer products, and arts.

    Clients
    Chef Burger Company
    Iluma
    Yerbabuena
    Maaji
    Industries
    Notable Project

    invade design provided branding and packaging services for a denim fashion company. The goal was to create a fun and familiar brand that had a distinctive logo. The company is very satisfied with the brand that invade design created.

    “They are super well organized on their dates.” - Fashion Designer, Denim Fashion Company

  • 238
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Sofia Bulgaria

    Ralev.com is a design strategy and digital experience agency founded in 2004 and located in Sofia, Bulgaria. The team of fewer than 50 employees provides branding services to small and midmarket businesses in the consumer products and services, business services, and e-commerce industries.

    Clients
    SBtech
    EU Comission
    Servier
    Societe Generale
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Ralev.com did WordPress website design and development for a trading company. They also designed marketing materials such as brochures. The team was dedicated, and the engagement was successful.

    “They improve with each new project.” – Director Special Projects, Trading Company

  • 239
    $75,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    New Orleans LA

    Zehnder Communications is a full-service marketing agency in New Orleans, La. Founded in 1996, they have about 82 employees that serve a range of businesses in the arts and entertainment, business services and financial services sectors. Services include web design, advertising, and branding. 

    Clients
    Visit South Walton
    DuPage Medical Group
    Rock 'n' Roll Marathon Series
    Origin Bank
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Zehnder Communications oversaw marketing strategies for a Chicago-based hotel. Zehnder Communications managed the hotel's social media campaigns and created its holiday card and website.

     

  • 240
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Santa Monica CA

    CCG is a full-service marketing agency based in Santa Monica, Calif. and founded in 2009. The agency has about 10 employees. CCG specializes in branding, but also offers social media marketing, web design, and content marketing services.

    Clients
    FuckCancer
    Human Touch
    IBM
    Kathy Ireland Worldwide
    Industries
    Notable Project

    CCG created a new and improved brand for a health products company. Along with brand strategy, CCG also helped with logo development. Customers have been impressed with CCG's work.

    "Our website produces many cold inquiries about wholesale accounts. People have come to us simply because of how the products look." - Brand Director, Health Products Company 

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