Looking for a top corporate branding service?

Corporate, or business, branding focuses on branding a company overall, as opposed to branding products and services. Think of corporate branding as defining what your business does, its values, and its audiences. The process of defining and building your corporate brand goes beyond a logo. It entails getting everyone at your company on-board, developing guidelines for implementing your brand, and enforcing consistent branding and brand messaging.

This is a monumental task, whether you're updating your corporate brand or just get started, so we suggest hiring a branding agency that specializes in corporate branding.

That's why we've created this list of the best business branding agencies 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 Corporate Brand Consultants

  • 211
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Reno NV

    Commence Studio is a design studio in Reno, Nev., with an additional office in New York City. The company, founded in 2014, has a small team of 5 people who specialize in web design, UX/UI design, and logo services. 
     

    Clients
    Patagonia
    Clear Capital
    Eight Sleep
    NASA
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Commence Studio provided web app development services for a cannabis dispensary. The client wanted to find a way to market cannabis as a product, and they wanted a user-friendly site. Commence Studio used React to develop the backend of a cross-platform web app for the client. Even though the client hasn’t deployed the app yet, they are satisfied with the company’s work. 

     “Commence Studio underpromised and oversold, providing great value. They did everything we asked for them to do and more.” — CTO, Cannabis Dispensary
     

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  • 212
    $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.

  • 213
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Emeryville CA

    Farinella LLC is a branding and marketing agency that also provides web design and advertising services. Founded in 1990, they have a team of about 10 employees based in Emeryville, Calif. who service midmarket firms and small businesses. They focus on clients in manufacturing, business services, arts, entertainment, and music industries.

    Clients
    Libratone The North Face Everi Williams-Sonoma
    Inc. Mechanics Bank Devereaux
    Kuhner & Co. Lucasfilm
    Microsoft
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Farinella LLC streamlined the use of a Google Analytics account, which improved tracking and increased online visibility for a lumber company. They revamped the website and created brand guidelines to better articulate the client’s brand identity. They delivered products that improved digital engagement.

    “The level of attention that they are able to deliver to each client is really unique.” – Marketing Director, Lumber company

  • 214
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Bournemouth United Kingdom

    E Direct is a digital marketing agency of 150 employees. They are headquartered in Bournemouth, United Kingdom, with secondary locations in Leeds, United Kingdom, Vancouver, Canada, and Dubai, UAE. Founded in 2001, they offer services in web design, SEO, PPC, and web development. They primarily serve small business clients in the IT, media, and advertising industries.
     

    Clients
    Capita
    D&D Restaurants
    NAFFCO
    BRE
    Industries
    Notable Project

    E Direct provided web design and SEO for a marketing consultancy. The client was pleased with their professionalism and organization.

    “I have the most amazing website and generate an enormous amount of business from it.” – Owner, Marketing Consultancy
     

  • 215
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Complex Creative (Formerly London Creative Designs) is a digital agency that was founded in 2013. Headquartered in London, their small team of 8 specializes in web development, branding, graphic design, and more. 

    Clients
    Pirelli
    Ministry of Defence
    UNICEF
    Britain's Next Top Model
    Notable Project

    Complex Creative (Formerly London Creative Designs) created a platform for a horse racing blog. The blog was built on WordPress with several pages. Initial users have been impressed by the blog's creativity and functionality.

    "Their communication was excellent throughout."–Journalist, Horse Racing Blog

  • 216
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Dubai United Arab Emirates

    Jpd is a brand and design consultancy based in Dubai, UAE, with offices in London and Abu Dhabi, UAE. The consultancy, founded in 2013, has a team of less than ten that provides branding, web design, and graphic design services to various companies and institutions.

    Clients
    Vakkaru Maldives
    Ultratravel Collection
    Elaf Hospitality
    Dragon Oil
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Jpd was hired by a Steakhouse to rebrand it by providing naming and brand identity services. Because of this engagement, the Steakhouse received a lot of positive feedback on its new brand.

    "Through the branding exercise, we received a lot of extra benefits." - Business Dev & Marketing Manager, Steakhouse 

  • 217
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    Gelcomm is a branding and consumer research agency based in Los Angeles, California. The agency specializes in providing strategic design solutions. Founded in 1998, the team currently consists of less than 10 employees.

    Clients
    P&G
    Danone
    The Walt Disney Company
    Mattel Toys
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Gelcomm refreshed the identity of a consumer goods company. They produced marketing and sales material such as a style guide and logos. After the rebranding efforts, products were better received by consumers.

    "They delivered on time and then let my team digest their deliverables. My team often didn’t adhere to our timeline, but Gelcomm adjusted the schedule accordingly. We built a strong working relationship over time." –Former VP of Global Marketing, Consumer Goods Brand

  • 218
    $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

  • 219
    $100,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Boston MA

    Forge Worldwide is a 20+ employee branding and marketing agency in Boston. Founded in 2004, Forge is driven to help organizations and teams who do meaningful work in the world grow so that they can do even more of it. The company specializes in content marketing, branding, advertising, and digital strategy for mid-sized and enterprise clients across a variety of industries, including healthcare, higher education, finance, and technology.

    Clients
    National Fire Protection Association
    Cisco Systems
    Harvey Building Products
    Spaulding Rehabilitation Network
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A rehabilitation network that owned several centers under different names was having trouble growing brand awareness. Forge Worldwide helped the company conduct research and created marketing materials such as a new logo and stationery. This helped the network in merging the centers into one name.

    "I feel they excel at honing in on the personal experience of the customer and ensuring that their interest always remains paramount. Other companies may demonstrate the same commitment, but I feel like their legacy has been that they've gone above and beyond. It was just a great relationship." – Senior Director of Communications, Health Care Provider

  • 220
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Westmont IL

    Artisan Launchpad is a web and graphic design firm based in Westmont, Ill. The company, founded in 2016, has a team of less than ten that provides, among others, web design, graphic design, and social media marketing to small companies. 

    Notable Project

    A college consultancy business hired Artisan Launchpad to develop a user-friendly and attractive website to generate leads for the business. They also provided some SEO consultancy services. The engagement not only resulted in a website that met all eexpectations, but also more traffic to the website.

    "She was great at telling us what content we should be providing and how often to make sure we continued to get traffic to our site." - Founder, College Consultancy Business  

  • 221
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Chorzów Poland

    Headquartered in Gliwice, Poland, CHALLENGE Studio is a creative agency. Serving mostly small to midmarket businesses across a variety of industries, their team of fewer than 10 employees offers branding, UX/UI design, web design, and packaging design services. They were founded in 2013.

    Clients
    SMSAPI by Link Mobility
    8a.pl
    Techland
    Deeper
    Notable Project

    CHALLENGE Studio provided web development services to a software company. The team used WordPress and HTML to optimize the site. The software company is pleased with their contributions to the project.

    “Our users now spend more time on the website. They also provided feedback that the platform is user-friendly on mobile, which was one of our original goals.” — Marketing Manager, Software Company

  • 222
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Tel Aviv-Yafo Israel

    hello. is a full service advertising agency, with two locations in Tel Aviv and Israel. Founded in 2016, hello. focuses their efforts on small businesses and midmarket companies, providing them with branding, logo design, UX/UI strategy, and creative solutions for clients.

    Clients
    Kryon
    Testim
    Shoperr
    Elbit Systems
    Notable Project

    After rapid growth and not enough man power, an artificial intelligence company brought hello. in to aid the current design and marketing teams to handle the growth rate the client experienced. After hello., the client saw an increase in conversions on landing pages and an increase in engagement on premium content pieces.

    “Super responsive and required very little hand holding. They are able to turn around complex projects in a short amount of time.” – Head of Marketing, Artificial Intelligence Company

  • 223
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Kraków Poland

    Funktional is a strategic branding and digital agency founded in 2010. Based in Cracow, Poland, the team of 21 employees specializes in branding, UX/UI design and web design. 

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Funktional supported design efforts for a global marketing agency’s high-value projects. They initially executed provided designed, but soon started to take on digital and print creative projects of their own. Overall, the client is pleased with the team's hard work. 

    "We chose to work with their team, and they proceeded to grow their company around our partnership. It was a mutually beneficial relationship." — Managing Director, Marketing Execution Firm

  • 224
    $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

  • 225
    $50,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Brighton United Kingdom

    Buffalo is a web design and development company in Brighton, England. Founded in 2006, they have about 16 employees that serve mostly small-business and midmarket clients in the media, e-commerce, and advertising sectors. Services include web development, web design, and branding.

    Clients
    ESI
    DCM
    Clear Channel International
    David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Buffalo provided web development and design services for an enterprise solutions company. Their team handled a comprehensive discovery workshop and followed an agile methodology. The platform is live and key stakeholders are impressed with its functionalities.

    “We’re very happy with the quality of Buffalo’s design. This is definitely a core strength of the agency.” – VP of Marketing, Enterprise Solutions Company

  • 226
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Washington DC
    Launched in 2018, The Branding Babe is a corporate photography company. The small team provides corporate photography and branding. The agency is located in Washington, District of Columbia.
    Notable Project

    The Branding Babe provided design and branding services for a digital marketing firm's client. The key deliverables include a media kit and logo design. They also worked on the third-party customer’s website. 

    “They were professional in every way possible.”

  • 227
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    San Diego CA

    LIFT is a graphic design studio, founded in 2008 and based in San Diego. Their 2-person team offers branding, packaging design, graphic design, and logo services.

    Clients
    Qualcomm
    SeaSpine
    Exante360
    Halozyme
    Notable Project

    LIFT supplemented branding resources for a software company. The client wished to undergo a complete rebranding. LIFT assisted with B2B and B2C advertising, along with creating concepts for marketing collateral. The client was pleased with their timeliness and cooperation.

    “Lift’s employees were outstanding creatives that provided excellent customer service.” – Senior Director of Global Branding, Software Company 

  • 228
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Caldwell ID

    Branding company Pen and Lens Design was founded in 2011. Their small team is headquartered in Caldwell, Idaho and Palos Heights, Illinois and specializes in branding, web design, graphic design, and logo.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Pens and Lens Design has created logos and branding materials for an optometrist clinic. Their work revolves around designing assets and helping the firm visualize how those will appear on their materials. 

    “Pens and Lens puts a lot of thought into their work”

  • 229
    $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

  • 230
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    Bartlett Brands is a boutique branding agency based in San Francisco. Founded in 2011, Bartlett Brands' team of fewer than 10 employees provides branding, marketing strategy, web design, logo, and packaging design services.

    Clients
    Williams-Sonoma
    Kendo
    Crabtree + Evelyn
    Michael Mina Group
    Notable Project

    Bartlett Brands supplied the client with a fully fleshed-out company identity in terms of branding, logo, website design, and paper packaging, among other elements. The client has been nominated for design awards, and constantly receives praise for its branding.

    "Not only did Bartlett Brands meet all of our branding requirements, but they also put something special out there, which we almost didn’t expect." – Partner, Cuban Social Outpost

  • 231
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Amsterdam Netherlands

    Digital marketing and design company Your Majesty was founded in 2007. The team of nearly 100 employees is spread across offices in New York City, Amsterdam, and Sao Paulo, Brazil. They help mostly midmarket and enterprise companies with web design, branding, digital and creative strategy, advertising, and video production.

    Clients
    Airbnb
    Samsung
    Netflix
    adidas
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A media company needed to update its website – both its frontend appearance for visitors and backend functionality. The client aimed to create a unified, safe platform for the LGBT community to network. Your Majesty helped research the client's target audience and redesigned and redeveloped the existing website.

    "Their work was superb. The website has a world-class look and feel to it. ...From the beginning, they understood our needs and put forward a clear vision." – VP of Digital, Media Company

  • 232
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Coral Gables FL

    Pumped, Inc. is a branding agency with offices in Long Beach, CA, and Coral Gables, FL. Since 2002, the agency and its team of around 10 employees specialize in branding and digital strategy. The firm works with small and mid-market clients in industries including, consumer products, business services, and retail.

    Clients
    Armstrong Tire
    Audi
    Baptsit Health South Florida
    Bomberg
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A luxury watch distributor hired Pumped, Inc. for a rebranding. Pumped, Inc started with thorough research to understand the company, which allowed for the team to execute a consistent brand strategy across its international retailers and other partners. Everyone was satisfied with the work and the client prides Pumped, Inc. on their communication.

    "The product that Pumped,Inc. created for us essentially functions as the brand’s Bible, and it has allowed us to continue to flourish internationally, including launching a new website. Our CEO in particular was satisfied with their work and appreciated the creative balance with their team." – Marketing Manager, Watch Distributor 

  • 233
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    New York NY

    Founded in 2012, Raxo is located in New York. Their team of 20 employees provides branding, marketing strategy, and UX/UI design services.

    Clients
    BBC
    HBO
    Coloredge
    Ultra Music
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Raxo revamped a production house's brand with new collateral design schemes, mission and vision documents, and a new web design. They've stayed on board to help develop and launch new and refreshed marketing efforts. Their work has doubled the client's web leads. 

    "They’ve refreshed our look and feel and doubled our web leads." – Marketing Manager, Production House

  • 234
    $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. 
     

  • 235
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Yarmouth ME

    Portland Design Co is a branding firm established in 2010. The small Yarmouth, Maine-based team provides branding, print design, and web design.

    Clients
    L.L.Bean
    Patagonia
    Graf Research
    Ventura Foods
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Portland Design Co was hired by specialty food and bakery for web development services.  The team discussed the client's site features and built it from scratch.

    "Their service was great!"

  • 236
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    New York NY

    Gigante Vaz Partners is a branding, advertising, and media agency based in New York City. The agency was founded in 1989 and currently employs a team of 29 staff members. Gigante Vaz Partners provides advertising, branding, media planning & buying, social media marketing, video production, and web design services. Most of their clients are enterprise or mid-size companies.

    Clients
    EFI
    Mack-Cali
    St. Martin's Press
    Flatiron Books
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A large real estate firm with various subsidiaries wanted to develop awareness of the parent company as a whole instead of just the individual subsidiaries. They hired Gigante Vaz Partners to come up with a strategy and execute on it.  Gigante Vaz Partners used a digital marketing campaign, print collateral, conferences and onsite programs, and promotional videos to bolster the client's web presence.

    "We successfully supported our leasing teams and achieved leasing occupancy goals. The increasing leasing activity was the direct reflection of the work Gigante Vaz Partners did. They continue bringing fresh, creative ideas, which is the key to success." –SVP of Marketing, Real Estate Firm

  • 237
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Chicago IL

    Digital AMMO is a digital product agency headquartered in Chicago. Since 2008, the 4-person team has supplied branding, web design, and UX/UI designs to small and midmarket businesses. 

    Notable Project

    Digital AMMO rebuilt a website to provide resources for seniors and disabled people on behalf of a smart home automation research organization. They designed the navigation, implemented SEO, abided by accessibility guidelines, and translated technical research into easy-to-read content. The website exceeded the client's expectations in its design and ability to serve the intended community.

    "Digital AMMO listened intently to our ideas and vision to create content that clearly reflected what we were trying to communicate." – Executive Director, Smart Home Automation Research Collective

  • 238
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Cincinnati OH

    BS LLC is a Strategy, Branding, and Marketing agency focused on helping clients discover their place in the world and build from purpose. 

    With science and art, we create timeless solutions for brands in transition. We help our clients grow from the inside out.

    Clients
    Kroger
    Rhinegeist Brewery
    Standard Textile
    Empower MFG
    Industries
    Notable Project

    BS LLC created an identity for a neighborhood on behalf of a commercial real estate company. They organized interviews and meetings with community leaders, business owners, and residents to guide and craft each branding materials they created. The neighborhood received $17 million in investment since BS LLC launched the new identity, and the client achieved 95% occupancy in the 17 buildings it owned.

    "From start to execution, they were no less than excellent." – Director of Commercial Development, Commercial Real Estate Company

  • 239
    $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

  • 240
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    Born & Bred is a San Francisco-based branding agency founded in 2018. Their team of approximately 10 employees serves small to mid-sizes businesses across a range of industries. Their branding services include web, graphic, and packaging design. They also specialize in corporate identity and brand messaging.

    Clients
    Eaze
    Ascend Wellness
    Bose
    Equinox
    Notable Project

    Born & Bred delivered designs for the marketing campaigns of a cannabis delivery company. They've created logos and performed naming exercises to most effectively convey the brand. Their work has boosted the client's brand recognition through a variety of means.

    "We give them an idea of what we want to stand for, and then they perform a discovery exercise to dive deeper into the look and feel." — Director, Cannabis Delivery Platform

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