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May 2022

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  • 1
    • $1,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Elmira, Canada

    Grierson Consulting is a business consulting company in Toronto, Canada. They provide consulting and coaching for businesses around the globe and have a unique matrix that identifies opportunities to increase revenue and customer satisfaction while growing companies. The firm was established in 2015.

    Industries

    Notable Project

    A cannabis retailer company hired Grierson Consulting to provide business consulting. They help the client make important decisions to jumpstart their project, including retail and legal deals, among other tasks.

    "It feels more like a friendship than a business relationship."

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  • 2
    • Scheduling

      5.0
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      4.9
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $100,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • New York, NY

    Founded in 2005, Motto is a branding agency with offices in Dallas, TX, and New York City. The agency and the 20+ member team are experts in UX/UI design, branding, and web design. 

    Clients

    • Google
    • Brooklyn Brewery
    • Virgin®
    • Andela

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Motto supported rebranding efforts by recreating the overall look-and-feel of the brand. This involved consulting, designing a new logo and brand guidelines, and clarifying messaging.

    "Motto was able to identify who we really are as a company and help us own it."

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  • 3
    • Scheduling

      5.0
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      4.8
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $10,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Chicago, IL

    18 Coffees was founded in 2014 and is located in Chicago. Their team of 41 employees provides business consulting, digital strategy, and marketing strategy services.

    Clients

    • Comcast
    • Pandora Radio
    • Design Public Group
    • Bose Corporation

    Industries

    Notable Project

    A building products provider hired 18 Coffees to develop a brand and marketing activation strategy. They developed a customer acquisition journey, managed campaigns, created graphics and copy, and more.

    "I was impressed with the level of mature talent working on our account."

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  • 4
    • Scheduling

      4.9
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      4.6
    • NPS

      4.9
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    • $25,000+
    • 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 was hired by a digital marketing agency to further develop their brand. The client wanted to improve their iconography, vision, and goals.

    "As the owner of the company, I feel that they delivered exactly what I was looking for."

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  • 5
    • Scheduling

      4.8
    • Quality

      4.6
    • Cost

      4.4
    • NPS

      4.9
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    • $5,000+
    • 250 - 999 employees
    • McKinney, TX

    Established in 1989, ScienceSoft is an IT consulting and software development company. With offices in the US, the UAE, and Europe, the company helps midsize and large enterprises, software product companies, and governmental organizations keep IT relevant to their current needs and goals, and optimize IT costs without sacrificing quality and outsourcing vendor lock-in risks.

    ScienceSoft has 700+ IT talents on board (business analysts, PMs, solution architects, developers covering a variety of technology stacks, DevOps engineers, QA professionals, security experts, data analysts, etc.). ScienceSoft holds 9 Microsoft Gold competencies, AWS Select Consulting Partnership, and Oracle Partner Network Membership.

    ScienceSoft's value-oriented approach and reliability are being consistently recognized by independent organizations. Recently, ScienceSoft has been featured in the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals (IAOP) Global Outsourcing 100 rating. The Financial Times included ScienceSoft USA Corporation in the list of the Americas' Fastest-Growing Companies 2022.

     

    Clients

    • Ford Motor Company
    • Deloitte
    • eBay
    • Walmart

    Industries

    Notable Project

    A currency-focused software company partnered with ScienceSoft in order to conduct a gray-box security audit & penetration test so they can identify any holes in their system and remedy them.

    "They provide high quality at a very reasonable cost."

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  • 6
    • Scheduling

      4.7
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      4.9
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $25,000+
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • New York, NY

    PixelPlex is a software and blockchain development company headquartered in New York City, with offices in London-UK, Pfäffikon-Switzerland, Tokyo-Japan, and Seoul-South Korea. Founded in 2007, the team of 130+ specializes in blockchain, custom software development, and mobile app development. They work mostly with enterprise and mid-market clients, primarily in the financial services industry. 

    Clients

    • Microsoft
    • Oracle
    • BMW
    • QTUM

    Industries

    Notable Project

    PixelPlex helped conceptualize and flesh out the project idea of a cryptocurrency solution platform. After proposing possible architectures and solutions, the team went on to carry out the development roadmap.

    "We find them very agile and able to analyze and envision the project for us."

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  • 7
    • $1,000+
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • New York City, NY

    TechSci Research LLC is a marketing firm founded in 2008 with over 50 employees. They provide business consulting, market research, and marketing strategy solutions from their office in New York. They work with both small and medium-sized companies.

    Clients

    • OLA
    • Samsung
    • IBEF

    Industries

    Notable Project

    TechSci Research LLC provided market research services for a consumer product. The research was needed for a seven-year forecast. TechSci Research LLC contributed to the success of the product’s website launch across multiple countries.

    “I discussed with many other companies owner and manager regarding this company, they gave good feedback.” - Sr. Manager, Consumer Product

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  • 8
    • Scheduling

      4.5
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      4.5
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $25,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Milano, Italy

    Fifth Beat is a software company based in Milano, Italy, and founded in 2014. With more than 10 employees, they offer UX/UI design, business consulting, and mobile app development solutions for clients ranging from startups to large firms.

    Clients

    • ECMWF
    • World Food Programme
    • Silversea
    • Teamsystem

    Industries

    Notable Project

    An internet provider partnered with Fifth Beat to work on several different projects. This project had them working together on a desk and meeting room booking app.

    "All the Fifth Beat Team was always available to respond to our needs."

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    • Scheduling

      4.8
    • Quality

      4.8
    • Cost

      4.7
    • NPS

      4.9
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    • $10,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Sahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar, India

    DataToBiz is an AI and Data Science Consulting Firm in Chandigarh, India. They are an innovative team of around 50 professionals. They have helped various SMEs and Enterprises round the globe to solve their business problems with Data Engineering solutions. Their core services include Business Intelligence, Computer Vision, Data Warehousing and Artificial Intelligence.

    Clients

    • GetMee
    • DiGiSPICE Technologies
    • Speero
    • McDonald's

    Industries

    Notable Project

    DataToBiz created Power BI reports for a wind turbine company. They had been referred by other companies for a custom report.

    "They were willing to answer to our questions quickly."

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  • 10
    • $5,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Alpharetta, GA

    Franchise Marketing Systems is a franchise developing and marketing firm that is based in Cumming, Ga. Founded in 2009, Franchise Marketing Systems' team of about 30 employees has nearly a decade of experience specializing in management consulting, direct marketing, and advertising.

    Clients

    • Ford
    • Baxter healthcare
    • Anytime Fitnes
    • Children's Miracle Networks

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Franchise Marketing Systems partnered with an assisted living facility to establish and market a franchise. They built a legal model to walk the client through the franchising process, and they continue to provide marketing services. The client was appreciative of all the help that the team at Franchise Marketing Systems provided and credits the team with the project's success.

    "They helped us build a franchise model and setup the legal documentation around it. They coached and taught us, holding our hand through the process of getting our franchise up-and-running." —President, Assisted Living Facility 

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  • 11
    • Scheduling

      4.4
    • Quality

      4.6
    • Cost

      4.6
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $1,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Stockholm, Sweden

    SEEBA, a business consulting company, was launched in [node:field_pp_year_founded:value]. Their small team is in Stockholm, Sweden and Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina. Their services include business consulting, digital strategy, branding, marketing strategy, and more.

    Clients

    • MyMolimenti
    • Edisen
    • VetaBolaget
    • Munkens

    Industries

    Notable Project

    SEEBA helped develop an IT systems overview of a national tax administration. They identified, prioritized, and mapped out what hardware and software the client needed in order to modernize its operations.

    "SEEBA is highly able to provide proper insight and recommendations."

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  • 12
    • $75,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Toronto, Canada

    Fresh Squeezed Ideas is a global research consultancy headquartered in Chicago, with an office in Toronto. Since 2006, their team of 25 has been specializing in market research, marketing strategy, and branding for clients in the consumer products and healthcare field. 

    Clients

    • Nestle
    • McDonald's
    • Kellogg's
    • Coca-Cola

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Fresh Squeezed Ideas conducted market research for a chocolate company. The work was to strengthen their position among specific brands. Stakeholders in the chocolate company responded very well to the work Fresh Squeezed Ideas completed.

    "The Fresh Squeezed team did a great job of distilling a number of different questions into their simplest form to make the research as impactful as possible." – Consumer Insights, Chocolate Company

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  • 13
    • Scheduling

      4.7
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      4.4
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $1,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Chicago, IL

    SMBHD is a business digital solutions company based in Chicago. The company, founded in 2010, has more than 20 employees and provides CRM consulting & SI, IT managed services, cloud consulting & SI, cybersecurity to various companies.

    Clients

    • Guidepost
    • Agile Secure Data Exchange
    • TopGolf
    • 3 Digital

    Industries

    Notable Project

    SMBHD helped a facilities services firm implement a business intelligence solution. They helped stand up databases in Azure SQL, implemented Power BI, and provided cybersecurity advice.

    "They’re knowledgeable and easy to work with."

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    • Scheduling

      4.5
    • Quality

      4.2
    • Cost

      4.5
    • NPS

      4.5
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    • $5,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Warszawa, Poland

    O11E is a marketing strategy company. Launched in [node:field_pp_year_founded:value], the team focuses on marketing strategy, market research, business consulting, branding, and more. Their small agency is based in Warszawa, Poland.

    Clients

    • Medilage

    Industries

    Notable Project

    O11E provided branding services for a cosmetics and health products company. They did market research, defined the concept and design, created branding materials, designed the client's site, and more.

    "Their engagement and dedication to looking for solutions to the brand's success were impeccable."

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  • 15
    • Undisclosed
    • 250 - 999 employees
    • Durham, NC

    Clarkston Consulting, founded in 1991, is a global business consulting firm headquartered in Durham, N.C. The company has additional offices in Bridgewater, N.J.; Chicago; Atlanta; Roanoke, Va., and Novi, Mich. The company has more than 350 employees who specialize in ERP Consulting and SI, digital strategy, and IT strategy consulting. They mainly work with enterprise businesses, as well as some mid-market companies, in the consumer products & services, health care & medical, and retail industries.
     

    Clients

    • L’OREAL
    • Coca-Cola
    • Pfizer

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Clarkston Consulting provided consulting services to a food distributor. The client needed help with a business transformation. The company provided advice and helped the client select a new ERP, which was SAP HANA. Additionally, they suggested areas of improvement for the client and helped complete some backlogged projects. The client was satisfied with Clarkston Consulting’s services. 

     “We accomplished our goals and selected the new ERP. They also gave us a report with all the business transformations and deliverables that we had expected.” — IT Manager, Food Distributor
     

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  • 16
    • Undisclosed
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Cambridge, MA

    Aciron Consulting, Inc. is a business technology and management consulting firm located in Cambridge, Mass. The company was founded in 2006 and their team of around 30 provides custom software and database development, Microsoft SharePoint consulting, IT strategy, project management, and website design and development for various companies.

    Clients

    • Lockheed Martin
    • Finnegan
    • Henderson
    • Farabow

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Aciron Consulting Inc. designed and built a scheduling tool and quoting software for a Construction Company to replace the latter's outdated custom quoting software. The engagement was so productive that Aciron Consulting was onboarded as an ongoing custom software development partner.

    "The CEO adds value to our business by bringing new ideas and suggestions to the table. That different perspective enhances the programs that we develop together." - President & CEO, Construction Company

     

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  • 17
    • $10,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Wien, Austria
    IT strategy consulting company Finnoconsult GmbH was launched in 2015. The agency offers IT strategy consulting, IT managed services, web development, and business consulting and has a small team.

    Clients

    • Uniqa Raiffeisen Insurance
    • Wüstenrot
    • City of Vienna
    • Payment Service Austria PSA

    Industries

    Notable Project

    A banking company hired Finnoconsult GmbH to augment their UX/UI design team. The team has used Figma and designed different variations of screens to enhance the customer experience.

    "They are professional and a partner we can rely on."

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  • 18
    • $5,000+
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • Hong Kong, Hong Kong

    New Horizons Global Partners is a PEO and recruiting agency based in Shanghai, China. Founded in 2018, their team of around 25 employees specializes in business consulting, HR, and tax preparation.

    Clients

    • Hometogo
    • Cpa Global
    • TFWA
    • XGSiences

    Industries

    Notable Project

    New Horizons Global Partners provided HR services for a food exporter. The team was responsible for sourcing and hiring a multi-lingual sales manager.

    "Their quick growth shows their achievements." – Asia Pacific Sales Manager, Food Exporter

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  • 19
    • Scheduling

      4.6
    • Quality

      4.6
    • Cost

      4.3
    • NPS

      4.8
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    • $50,000+
    • 250 - 999 employees
    • Wrocław, Poland

    Divante is an e-commerce company based in Wroclaw, Poland. The company was founded in 2008 and now has a team of 128 that provides e-commerce development, web development, UX/UI design, and conversion optimization services to its large and mid-size clients.

    Clients

    • Doppler
    • WEG
    • Gemini
    • WEKA

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Partnering with an umbrella manufacturer, divante provides custom software development services. They set up a product information management (PIM) system as well as a Magento 2 e-commerce site.

    "They work well as part of our team, treating the project as if it’s their own."

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  • 20
    • $1,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Pune, India

    Headquartered in Pune, India; , United Arab Emirates; Bangalore, India and Kozhikode, India, Your Retail Coach is a business consulting company. The small firm was established in 2012. Their services include business consulting, digital strategy, IT strategy consulting, and warehousing & distribution.

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Your Retail Coach provides consulting services for a retail e-commerce company. Over the years they’ve helped with branding, CRM, warehousing, inventory management, backend, and UI/UX development.

    “They’re a team with great integrity. They have a very honest approach to the reality of the business.”

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  • 21
    • $10,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Poznań, Poland

    eVolpe Consulting Group is an IT consulting company based in Poznań, Poland. With more than 10 members, they have offered business consulting, CRM consulting, and custom software development services since their founding in 2009. They work with startups and enterprises alike.

    Clients

    • MAN Truck & Bus Polska
    • OKECHAMP
    • NASK
    • Wisła Kraków

    Industries

    Notable Project

    eVolpe Consulting Group provided CRM development services for a commercial vehicle manufacturer. The goal was to create a local CRM system to replace the manufacturer’s outdated system. eVolpe Consulting Group has improved the operations of the manufacturer.

    “We’re very happy overall with the collaboration with eVolpe Consulting Group.” - CRM Coordinator, Commercial Vehicle Manufacturer

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  • 22
    • $1,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Edmonton, Canada

    Pontem Innovations is a process and data analytics company based in Edmonton, Canada. The company, founded in 2018, has a team of around ten that provides BI & big data consulting & SI, and business consulting services to midmarket and other-sized companies and institutions in various industries that include energy & natural resources, business services, and education.

    Clients

    • McNish Steel
    • CSF Asset Management
    • Tier 1 Energy Solutions

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Pontem Innovation provided data analysis and visualization services to a digital advertising technology company. They compared demographic and customer location data and then presented their findings.

    "They delivered something that both met our needs and exceeded our expectations."

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  • 23
    • $1,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Orlando, FL

    Logo company South Street Marketing was established in 2014. Their small team is in Orlando, Florida. Their services include logo, search engine optimization, social media marketing, and web design.

    Industries

    Notable Project

    South Street & Co. has been providing digital marketing campaigns for an SEO service company. During the partnership, they have also assisted the client in setting financial goals, automation, and more.

    "Their attention to detail and organizational skills are what we find most impressive about South Street."

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  • 24
    • $10,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • New York, NY

    NeenOpal Intelligent Solutions Pvt. Ltd. is a data analytics company headquartered in Bengalore, India, with an additional office in Glenelg, Australia. The company was founded in 2016 and has a team of 25. They specialize in BI & Big Data Consulting & SI, business consulting, and AI. Their clients are mostly small business and midmarket clients in the e-commerce, retail, and manufacturing industries. 

    Clients

    • Unilever
    • Corel
    • The Healthy Mummy
    • McAffeine

    Industries

    Notable Project

    NeenOpal Inc. is designing and developing a crowdsourcing aggregation platform for a social enterprise company. It will make it easier to leverage the power of collective intelligence to solve problems.

    "Their focus on the client's success is impressive."

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  • 25
    • Undisclosed
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Seoul, South Korea

    KOISRA Co., Ltd is a business development, consulting and outsourcing firm based in Seoul, South Korea; Tel Aviv, Israel; and Taipei, Taiwan. Founded in 2009, they comprise 13 employees experienced with business solutions to help start-ups, multinational corporations, non-profit organizations, and government entities enter the South Korean market. Services include locating partners, business management, negotiating, recruitment, HR, legal support, and visa and relocation support.

    Clients

    • Volo Mobile Marketing
    • IDE Technologies
    • eTeacher Group

    Industries

    Notable Project

    KOISRA Co., Ltd set up an e-learning company in Korea, handling marketing and PR for appealing to the Korean market. They translated campaigns, created copy, and sold and provided the actual service. Thanks to KOISRA Co., Ltd, the client was able to establish the company and a fully-functional office in Korea.

    “We felt that we were in good hands the whole time with KOISRA Co., Ltd and they helped us establish a functioning office in Korea. They advised us and gave us what we needed, acting independently from us and doing things that we wouldn’t normally do in order to better grasp the Korean market.” – Vice President of Sales, E-Learning Company

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  • 26
    • $5,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Chicago, IL

    Effective Marketing is a Chicago-based marketing agency founded in 2009 with more than two members. They specialize in market research, social media marketing, and media planning and buying for clients in the fields of arts, business services, and consumer products.

    Clients

    • AMA
    • Amlactin
    • Banfield Pet Hospital
    • Bob Evans

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Effective Marketing creates Facebook and Instagram ads to promote videos for a novelty pillow company. They send monthly reports to the client about the ads’ performance and make adjustments when needed.

    “They do exactly what I need from them on time, and they’re making me money.”

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  • 27
    • Undisclosed
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • New Delhi, India

    Wisitech InfoSolutions Pvt. Ltd. is an affiliate marketing company located in Delhi, India. Founded in 1999, their 79 employees provide SEO, social media marketing, and web development services. 

    Clients

    • Castrol
    • Samsung
    • LG India
    • Lenovo

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Wisitech InfoSolutions Pvt. Ltd. launched a nutrition newsletter and email marketing plan. The company was hesitant to start with them but continues to work with them six years later because of the results they've gotten.

          " My business has grown and will continue to expand and evolve as technology advances. Wisitech has been essential to this success." CEO, nutrition company

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  • 28
    • $5,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Ocala, FL

    ansleyRDgroup is a business consulting company based in Ocala, Florida. Within business consulting, the team specializes in strategy development. The company was founded in 2012, and there are currently fewer than 10 employees.

    Clients

    • Xchange of America
    • Teaching Ideas
    • Ocala Infectious Disease and Wound Center
    • Abacus Bookkeeping

    Industries

    Notable Project

    A real estate photography company hired Build. Change. Impact. for business services. They’re helping the company identify customer pain points and activities that are hindrances to business growth.

    "Build. Change. Impact. has brought so much more to the table than I anticipated."

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  • 29
    • $10,000+
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • London, United Kingdom

    Beyond Analysis is a marketing and advertising firm that has offices in Wimbledon, United Kingdom and Sydney, Australia. Founded in 2007, Beyond Analysis's team of just over 20 employees has over a decade of experience specializing in big data consulting/SI. The firm also offers artificial intelligence and marketing research services to its clients.   

    Clients

    • DFS
    • Travelport
    • Mcdonalds
    • Fleetcor

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Beyond Analysis helps develop a Net Promoter Score (NPS) dashboard analytics module for a real estate company. The team creates tools that help improve the visualization of different analytics for the client.

    "They've been incredibly patient, and they've been able to deal with the complexity of the project."

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  • 30
    • $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 helped rebrand a retail company with separate divisions. After leading stakeholder interviews in a discovery phase, they made a style guide, color palette, and logo. They’re now redesigning a site.

    "By asking relevant questions upfront, Agency Squid understands our goals, objectives, and pain points thoroughly."

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