Looking for top naming agency in Minneapolis?

A powerful name for your business helps outshine competitors and connect with customers. To reach your target audience, consider hiring a naming company that will provide a unique, memorable name.

To assist you in your search for a partner, we’ve compiled this list of the top naming firms in Minneapolis. Browse descriptions, feedback, and awards to find which can best suit your company’s needs.

List of the Best Minneapolis Naming Companies

  • 1

    Pollywog

    Pollywog is a naming agency founded in 2007. Pollywog is headquartered in Minneapolis and has fewer than 5 employees who specialize in branding.

    Notable Project

    An animal adoption nonprofit hired Pollywog to name its mobile veterinary service for pet owners. Pollywog completed market research and met with stakeholders during the research process. Due to the limited financial resources available, Pollywog proposed a name that used humor would attract attention and ensure that the new service would be sustainable. The client especially appreciated Pollywog's existing interest in and support for animal welfare.

    "The brand’s success led to partnerships with other local organizations and non-profits. It has been 11 years since the initial launch, and the enterprise is still helping prevent pet overpopulation in Minneapolis and St. Paul." - Marketing & Communication Manager, Animal Adoption Nonprofit

    Former clients
    Mojo
    Serenade
    General Mills
    Constellation
    Think Small
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Minneapolis, MN
    4.9
    4.9
    17 Clutch reviews
  • 2

    Sussner Design Company

    Sussner Design Company is a branding agency headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Founded in 1999, their team of approximately 5–6 employees provides both digital and web design services. They focus on brand messaging and delineating an effective strategy. 

    Notable Project

    Sussner Design Company rebranded a printing press, giving them everything from a new logo to a freshly-designed website. They worked to increase the client’s brand recognition by conducting analysis on competition and delivering distinctive designs. Their work culminated in a 400% increase in sales and customers for the client. 

    "We’ve seen an increase in online sales and a fourfold growth in new clients every month.” — Sales Representative, Printing Press Company

    Former clients
    Shock Doctor
    McDavid USA
    Animal Humane Society
    AT&T Tower
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Minneapolis, MN
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 3

    Ideas that Kick

    Based in Minneapolis, Minn., Ideas that Kick is a brand strategy, branding, and design agency that specializes in servicing small businesses and midmarket companies across a variety of industries. Founded in 2001, its teams of over ten experts all work with clients to follow an organized branding journey from start to finish.

    Notable Project

    Partnering with a regional opera company, Ideas that Kick provided extensive marketing research and industry insights to define a new target audience demographic while retaining their existing base. Ideas that Kick then worked to help with a complete rebranding operation. They brainstormed and implemented a strategy that featured messaging, logo design, and a total UX/UI redesign for an existing site. 

    “[Ideas That Kick] guided us through the process while allowing us to be imaginative in our approach.”  - CMO, Regional Opera Company 

    Former clients
    Becton Dickinson
    Cargill
    Deckers Brands
    Oxbow Animal Health
    Tone It Up
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Minneapolis, MN
    5.0
    5.0
    4 Clutch reviews
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  • 4

    Speak!

    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. 

    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

    Former clients
    Dell
    ProKarma
    Tektronix
    Prysm
    Open Sesame
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Minneapolis, MN
    5.0
    5.0
    8 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Silver Edison Award Innovative Services – Business Optimization (2014) , Bronze Best Publication for a Mobile Device by Content Marketing Institute (2012)

  • 5

    Morsekode

    Morsekode is a creative agency founded in 2002. Based in Minneapolis, Morsekode's team of 37 employees has nearly two decades of experience in video production, content creation, advertising, and marketing strategy. The firm primarily works with mid-market and small businesses. 

    Notable Project

    Morsekode provided rebranding services for a non-profit organization. In order to meet the client's needs, its team conducted a competitive analysis to develop a tailored branding strategy. They coordinated internal workshops, created a manifesto video, and wrote a final strategy for the organization for implementation. Morsekode actively listened to the client to deliver customized, high-quality solutions.

    "The biggest thing for us was how well Morsekode listened to us. The end product we got is quality work. "-Director of Marketing and Communications, Non-Profit Organization 

    Former clients
    The Salvation Army
    Great Lakes Higher Education
    Allianz
    Ecolab
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Minneapolis, MN
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 6

    Agency Squid

    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. 

    Notable Project

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

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

    Former clients
    Mike's;Hard Lemonade
    American Gem Trade Association
    White Claw Spiked Seltzer
    Arctic Cat
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

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    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Minneapolis, MN
    5.0
    5.0
    6 Clutch reviews
  • 7

    Westwerk

    Founded in 2005, Westwerk is a digital agency headquartered in Minneapolis, Minn. With a small team of around 5 employees, Westwork specializes in web development, web design, and UX/UI design.  

    Notable Project

    Westwerk was hired by a shopping mall to help individual merchants improve their marketing and advertising and improve the image of the mall as a whole. Westwerk provided general design services, both physically in the mall and online. The client has been impressed by Westwerk's creativity and has renewed their contract for an annual marketing campaign for three years.

    "Because the work was so impressive, [the merchants] became very creative in expanding their budget. I know [the budget] increased because they were so impressed with Westwerk." - Property Manager, Shopping Mall

    Former clients
    Zumba
    Boise State University
    Minnesota Opera
    Rush River Brewing Co.
    TicketFly
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Minneapolis, MN
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
    Awards

    2015 Best Publishing Website & Best University Website - Web Awards

  • 8

    Authentic Form & Function

    Authentic Form & Function is a digital product studio with offices in Denver, Colo. and Minneapolis, Minn. Founded in 2013, they employ four staff specializing in custom web design and development, community engagement, photography and video, digital marketing, and VR. They work primarily with small and midmarket companies in real estate, consumer products, and hospitality.

    Notable Project

    Authentic Form & Function designed and developed a website for a management consulting company’s initiative to excite high schoolers about trade careers. They built a job board and parent portal and integrated them into a digital experience. The website has received entirely positive feedback from all parties, including students, schools, and employers.

    “Authentic Form & Function demonstrated creativity and critical thinking throughout the process by developing solutions that filled existing needs and integrating them seamlessly. They had some really creative design ideas when developing the look and feel of the site.” – Owner, Management Consulting Company

    Former clients
    Dynia Architects
    Prime West
    Evergreen Devco
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Minneapolis, MN
    4.8
    4.8
    6 Clutch reviews
  • 9

    Cazarin Interactive

    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.

    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.

     

    Former clients
    Cameron's Coffee
    Bokers
    Spartan Nash
    Bone Foam
    FasTest Inc.
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Minneapolis, MN
    5.0
    5.0
    4 Clutch reviews
  • 10

    Vyway Market & Brand Strategy

    Vyway Market & Brand Strategy is a marketing agency based in Minneapolis with more than two members. Founded in 1996, they offer branding, marketing strategy, and web design solutions for clients in industries such as business services, consumer products, and health care.

    Notable Project

    Vyway Market & Brand Strategy provided marketing and strategy solutions for an architecture company. Vyway Market & Brand Strategy helped the company during its startup phase by not only giving it a name but also providing branding and marketing services. The launch was a success.

    “Vyway brings real value because they get to the core of market and brand strategy and make it “come alive” with highly creative marketing and communication plans and campaigns.” - Director of Marketing, Architecture Company

    Former clients
    The Prouty Project
    St. Catherine University
    Q Consulting
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Minneapolis, MN
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
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