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Top 100 Naming Agencies in New York City

January 2023

Looking for a top naming agency in New York City?

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. 

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List of the Best New York City Naming Companies

  • 1
    • Scheduling

      4.9
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      4.7
    • NPS

      4.9
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    • $25,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • New York, NY

    WANT Branding is a strategic agency with offices in New York City, Miami, FL, and Denver, CO. Since 1999, the firm and its team of about 4-10 employees has specialized in all things branding and advertising. 

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    Notable Project

    WANT provided branding services for a full-service telecommunications company. After a discovery phase, they created a new name, logo, color scheme, imagery, logline, and brand standards guideline.

    “Thanks to their expertise, they always knew exactly what to do next.”

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  • 2
    • Scheduling

      5.0
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      4.8
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $25,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • New York City, NY

    Tanj is a naming agency headquartered in New York, N.Y. It was founded in 2009 and has about 5 employees. The agency focuses on clients that are enterprises, mid-sized, and small businesses.

    Clients

    • Agilent
    • Alibaba
    • Ally
    • Capital One

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Tanj helped the client to name their new online trading platform and later provided taglines and webcopy.

    "Anything to do with words, we go to Tanj."

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  • 3
    • Scheduling

      5.0
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      4.7
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • Undisclosed
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • New York, NY

    River + Wolf is a naming agency based in New York, N.Y. with clients around the world. Its team of 6 or more provides all services relevant to brand naming, from strategic positioning and name development to brand linguistic checks, trademark screening, and design.

    Clients

    • Maison Ferrand
    • Philips
    • Calvin Klein
    • CapGemini

    Notable Project

    River + Wolf provided branding services for an impact fund services company that wanted to change their name. After reviewing some information, they presented various company names to choose from.

    "From the start, they understood what we needed and how to get us there."

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  • 4
    • $75,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • New York, NY

    Tenet Partners is a branding and marketing firm that's headquartered in New York; they have another office in Rochester, N.Y. Founded in 1973, they have approximately 40 employees that do branding, digital strategy, and print design. Clients are mostly enterprise and midmarket businesses. 

    Clients

    • Mastercard
    • Gore
    • Spectrum Enterprise
    • Edwards Lifesciences

    Industries

    Notable Project

    A financial institution has hired Tenet Partners for a rebranding project. They’ve led a discovery phase, including data analysis, interviews, and workshops. The team has created a logo and brand guidelines.

    “Tenet Partners is exceptional; I can’t say enough good things about them.”

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  • 5
    • $75,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • New York, NY

    DeSantis Breindel is a branding agency based in New York. Since 2002, its team of about 30 specializes in digital strategy, branding and marketing strategy. DeSantis Breindel mainly works with mid-sized and enterprise-level clients in the information technology, business services, financial services, healthcare & medical, legal and manufacturing industries.

    Clients

    • Verifone
    • Prospiant
    • ENGIE Impact
    • CenTrio

    Industries

    Notable Project

    DeSantis Breindel has conducted a branding exercise to help a life science organization develop their verbal and visual identity. The project has included various discovery sessions.

    “DeSantis Breindel’s customer service and partnership orientation are outstanding.”

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  • 6
    • Scheduling

      5.0
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      4.8
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $75,000+
    • 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® provided branding services for a tequila brand. They conducted brand discovery, created vision boards, and worked on the brand's visual identity, logo and packaging design, and sales deck design.

    "They helped us find our unique voice in the branding process and understood how to walk us through it to get to it."

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  • 7
    • Scheduling

      4.9
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      5.0
    • NPS

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

    DigitalDesign.NYC is a digital design agency based in New York. The agency, founded in 2015, has a team of around ten that provides mobile app development, web design, branding, graphic design, and UX/UI design services. DigitalDesign.NYC serves small and mid-market companies in various industries that include consumer products & services, hospitality & leisure, and medical.

    Clients

    • Forbes
    • Scholastic Art & Writing Awards
    • 1010 Wilshire Real Estate Group
    • Chef Antoine Lours

    Industries

    Notable Project

    DigitalDesign.NYC has developed a branding strategy and website for a home design studio using WordPress. They also collaborated with the client to create a logo and color palette.

    “The branding and website design has come out wonderfully, and I’m delighted with their work.“

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  • 8
    • Scheduling

      4.2
    • Quality

      4.7
    • Cost

      4.1
    • NPS

      4.7
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    • $25,000+
    • 1,000 - 9,999 employees
    • New York, NY

    SGK is a global packaging and brand experience company based in London with offices in Amsterdam, Paris, Munich, and Chennai, India. The company, founded in 1953, has more than 5,800 employees and provides content marketing, branding, email marketing, event marketing & planning, packaging design, social media marketing, and video production services. SGK serves midmarket and other-sized companies in the consumer products & services, retail, financial services, and medical industries.

    Clients

    • Abbott
    • Accor
    • Amazon
    • Air France

    Industries

    Notable Project

    SGK helped with a financial services company's communication strategy to ensure the client was targeting the right audience. After research, the team put together messaging proposals and design templates. 

    "The team at SGK is adaptive and flexible."

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  • 9
    • Scheduling

      5.0
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      5.0
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $25,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • New York, NY
    Fazer is a branding firm in New York, New York. The small team focuses on branding and was established in 2017.

    Clients

    • Verizon
    • Nikon
    • Olive Garden
    • Mountain Dew

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Fazer spearheaded the rebranding efforts of an employee experience platform provider. They defined the different aspects of the client's brand and designed the firm's logo.

    "I was most impressed by the thought process and creativity that they brought forward."

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  • 10
    • Scheduling

      5.0
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      5.0
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $25,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • New York, NY

    Full-service marketing and development agency Ruckus was founded in 2005 in New York City. The team of more than 60 employees has experience with web development, web design, digital strategy, and branding.

    Clients

    • BMW
    • Beekman 1802
    • Unilever
    • Intel

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Ruckus developed a brand from scratch, including the logo, color scheme, branding, messaging, website, business cards, letterhead, and banners for a trade show, all within a span of two months.

    "They became our marketing team."

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  • 11
    • Scheduling

      4.9
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      4.5
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $75,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • New York, NY

    BrandTuitive is a branding agency based in New York. Founded in 2010, their team of about 20 employees provides branding, advertising, and marketing strategy services primarily for midmarket and enterprise businesses.

    Clients

    • Nespresso
    • Simply Wine
    • ShopKeep
    • Horizen

    Industries

    Notable Project

    A nonprofit organization hired BrandTuitive to help them name their new web app and provide branding services. They developed a name, logo, and color scheme. The team also created a preliminary marketing plan.

    “They were sincere in their desire to help us and see us succeed.”

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  • 12
    • Scheduling

      4.8
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      4.7
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $75,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • New York, NY

    Starfish is a marketing and creative services firm based in New York City. They were established in 2002, and have 23 employees. Starfish's services include marketing strategy, branding, logo design, media planning, web design, and more.

    Clients

    • PwC
    • Weight Watchers
    • Vornado
    • AST

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Starfish managed an educational campaign based on pre-existing research and their own fact-finding efforts. After developing a strategy and creative briefs, they generated both digital and physical assets.

    "They take a personal interest in understanding your business and helping you deliver your stated objectives." 

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  • 13
    • $25,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • New York, NY

    Founded in 2010, North Street Creative is a design agency. Their team of around 10 employees is based in New York, with an additional office in Providence, R.I. They focus on web design, graphic design, and branding.

    Clients

    • 4Ocean
    • American Express
    • Bark
    • Bloomberg Beta

    Industries

    Notable Project

    North Street Creative provided an array of marketing services for a market research firm, including a corporate video, content, website management, and design for a physical booth at a trade show. 

    "They act almost like an extension of our marketing department."

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  • 14
    • Scheduling

      4.9
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      5.0
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $5,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • New York, NY

    Bionic Egg is based in New York. Since 2001, this agency has been specializing in web design and development, e-commerce development, and branding, for a wide variety of clients. 

    Clients

    • Sunset Cosmetic Surgery
    • Blesso Properties
    • Susan Bender
    • NozAid

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Bionic Egg was hired by a watch studio to update the design aspects of their WordPress website. The team focused on updating pictures and graphics, and on improving video streaming capabilities.

    "We felt the personal touch throughout the entire engagement, and it was very impressive."

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  • 15
    • Scheduling

      4.9
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      4.7
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $10,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Brooklyn, NY

    L+R is an international design & technology studio and boutique strategy consulting firm founded in Brooklyn, New York City in 2012. The firm is made up of 25 skilled strategy, design and technology consultants, specializing in brand identity systems, go-to-market strategy consulting, technology strategy, UX/UI design, and next-generation mobile application development. They have offices in Brooklyn, Barcelona, Los Angeles and Milan and work with middle-market and Fortune 500 clients.

    Clients

    • Amazon Web Services
    • The Estée Lauder Companies
    • Hilton Worldwide
    • Louis Vuitton

    Industries

    Notable Project

    L+R redesigned an ad agency’s website using Figma. They did extensive research during the discovery phase. For the design, they focused on lead generation, improving the portfolio presentation, and SEO.

    “L+R’s style stands out; they’re very in tune with the marketplace and UI/UX best practices.”

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  • 16
    • $5,000+
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • New York, NY

    Brand Institute is a branding agency that is based in Miami. Founded in 1993, Brand Institute's team of more than 180 employees has over two decades of experience in branding.

    Clients

    • Since 1993, Brand Institute has partnered with over 1,400 healthcare, consumer and business-to-business companies on the development of nearly 6,000 brand names and identities. Select naming experience is listed below:

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Brand Institute provided branding services for a biotech company. The goal was to identify a trade name that resonated with the company's products and correlated to the mechanism of specific actions.

    "Brand Institute had the necessary expertise to perform these very complex and time-sensitive projects."

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  • 17
    • $100,000+
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • New York, NY

    Zerotrillion is an advertising company. The midsize Amsterdam, Netherlands-based agency was founded in 2019. Their team specializes in advertising, branding, public relations, marketing strategy, and more.

    Clients

    • Niagara Falls Tourism
    • FRNT Financial
    • Canadian National Institute for the Blind
    • Jotun Paints

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Zerotrillion provides branding services for a media and technology company. They’ve created the name, logo, and brand guidelines for a product and worked on strategic and creative services for end clients.

     

    “They take each project as an opportunity to do something that has never been done before.”

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  • 18
    • Scheduling

      4.7
    • Quality

      4.8
    • Cost

      4.6
    • NPS

      4.9
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    • $10,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • New York, NY

    C42D is a branding agency based in New York. Since 2010, the agency and its team of eight have been specializing in web design, branding, and UX/UI design. 

    Clients

    • Kindbody
    • YouTube
    • Shazam
    • Ogilvy

    Industries

    Notable Project

    C42D has been hired by an education and wellness company for help in developing their brand. The team has created the logo, designed and developed the website, and created the app's UI design.

    "The work was always original and forward-thinking."

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  • 19
    • Scheduling

      4.7
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      4.9
    • NPS

      4.9
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    • $25,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Ridgewood, NJ

    Paper Tiger is a digital design agency headquartered in Ridgewood, N.J. The company, founded in 2008, specializes in UX/UI design, web design, and web development. The 13-person company works with small, mid-market, and enterprise businesses. 
     

    Clients

    • PBS
    • Crestron
    • Marketplace (APM)
    • Britax

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Paper Tiger supported the overhaul of a hotel chain's corporate website by giving it a new visual identity. They initiated the transition from the Squarespace platform to Webflow and created mock-ups in Figma.

    "They had a high level of style, creativity, and graphic acumen."

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  • 20
    • Scheduling

      5.0
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      5.0
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $1,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • New York, NY

    Jives Media is a marketing agency based in San Francisco. Since 2012, they have offered their services in advertising, email marketing, and SEO solutions for small and medium-sized businesses alike. The team of 10 includes web designers, growth hackers, and brand strategists.

    Clients

    • Oracle
    • Poshmark
    • Thumbtack
    • Axelerist Financial

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Jives Media provides ongoing digital marketing services for a law firm. They have run the client's SEO, designed the website, and developed its location pages.

    "They are a one-stop shop for marketing needs."

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  • 21
    • Scheduling

      5.0
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      4.8
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $25,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • New York, NY

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

    Clients

    • GoDaddy
    • Apple
    • WeWork
    • Chime

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Wolf&Whale handled a complete rebrand and website redesign. They created web layouts and design assets, migrated content, and launched the platform. 

    "Their forward-thinking design gave us a huge leap forward."

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  • 22
    • $10,000+
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • New York, NY

    Kaleidoscope ® is a branding agency based in Chicago, Illinois; Cincinnati, Ohio and New York, New York. The midsize agency was launched in 1995. Their team offers branding, packaging design, marketing strategy, and product design.

    Clients

    • Mars Wrigley
    • Duracell
    • Grupo Bimbo
    • ALDI

    Industries

    Notable Project

    A beer brewing company engaged with Kaleidoscope ® to provide design mockups and was tasked with manufacturing the packaging of its bottled and canned products.

    "They communicated perfectly and helped us rush the job to deliver a beautiful outcome within our budget."

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  • 23
    • Scheduling

      4.8
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      4.9
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $10,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Brooklyn, NY

    Tronvig Group is a strategic agency headquartered in Brooklyn, N.Y. with an office in Germany. Since 1998, the agency and its team of over 10 have been specializing in advertising, branding, and print design. The agency focuses on clients in various industries including arts/entertainment, non-profits, and financial services. 

    Clients

    • National Museum of Women in the Arts
    • Metropolitan College of New York
    • PEN America
    • Visiting Nurse Service of New York

    Industries

    Notable Project

    To market their art museum in a new and creative way, the client relied on Tronvig Group to develop the strategy behind their rebranding effort.

    "They take the strategy behind the creative seriously and move your institution in a direction for the future."

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  • 24
    • Scheduling

      4.7
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      5.0
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $25,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • New York, NY
    Clarke Design, a branding company, is in New York, New York. The small firm was founded in 2009. Their team focuses on branding, digital strategy, web design, graphic design, and more.

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Clarke provided graphic design services for a nonprofit organization. They’ve worked on different projects, including web design and graphic design for social media, print materials, and presentation templates.

    “Clarke’s work was really top-quality.”

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  • 25
    • Scheduling

      4.7
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      4.8
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $25,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • New York, NY

    As a best in class provider of digital marketing for companies in the B2B industrial technology sector, Lform understands the importance of precision and consistency. Whether you are involved in engineering, manufacturing, distribution or sales, you know that innovation is only the first step. You must have the infrastructure to move a product from development to introduction and growth, the expertise to produce consistent results, and the drive to persevere no matter what obstacles you face. Lform combines creativity and technological prowess to deliver results-driven digital design and marketing solutions. From discovery to development, we maintain a laser focus on your goals. Our websites tell the story of your company and connect the organization to its ideal audience. We make it easy for customers and potential clients to learn about what you do and the products and services offered.

    Clients

    • AAA Innovations
    • CAST Lighting
    • Bergen Cable
    • Dauphin

    Industries

    Notable Project

    A transportation management company hired Lform Design to provide web development. They created a WordPress site with map functionalities, which they built from scratch, going from wireframes to the final coding.

    ''We were delighted with their final product.''

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  • 26
    • Scheduling

      4.7
    • Quality

      4.8
    • Cost

      4.4
    • NPS

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

    Based in San Francisco, Cutwater is a full-service advertising agency whose name derives from their vision – they help clients find their cutwater, or the clearest manifestation of their company's vision. Founded in 2007, its team of nearly 50 specializes in advertising, SEO, and social media marketing services among other marketing efforts.  

    Clients

    • Hartz
    • Harvest Snaps
    • Discover Boating / National Marine Manufacturers Association
    • DermapenWorld

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Cutwater provides advertising services, first creating a brand platform and then all the creatives for a regional marketing campaign. Using television, radio, digital, and social, they worked across 26 states.

    “We felt like they were strong advocates of our brand and what we were trying to do.”

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  • 27
    • Scheduling

      4.7
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      4.7
    • NPS

      4.0
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    • $25,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • New York, NY

    Coalesce is a New York City-based development shop with expertise in software, web, mobile app development, and UX/UI. Founded in 2006, Coalesce has a small team of about 10 employees, all of whom are committed to building exciting and engaging products for mostly mid-market companies. They also have a small business and enterprise presence.

    Clients

    • Air Liquide
    • Inman News
    • Knopman Marks
    • Rodale

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Coalesce redesigned a news publication's website and incorporated a paywall. The team provided content strategy, information architecture, back-end development, and quality assurance.

    "They’re very smart and capable, and bring an opinion and point of view to the table."

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  • 28
    • Scheduling

      4.8
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      5.0
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $25,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Brooklyn , NY

    Condensed is a branding company founded in 2005 and located in Brooklyn, New York. The team of fewer than 10 employees primarily serves small businesses in the advertising and marketing, arts, entertainment, and music, nonprofit, and retail industries. Their services include mainly branding and web design.

    Clients

    • Abe
    • BollyX
    • Boundless
    • Carebit

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Condensed provided web development and branding services for a health and wellness startup. Their work included brand strategy, logo design, and building a new site from scratch.

    “They didn’t have to compromise our site’s beauty to make it look professional.”

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  • 29
    • $10,000+
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • New York, NY

    Berkeley Communications is an international full-service PR and comms agency based in Reading, U.K., with offices in London, Munich, New York, Paris, Madrid, and Amsterdam. The agency, founded in 1995, has more than 50 employees and provides PR, branding, marketing strategy, and digital strategy services to small and larger-sized companies in the IT, telecommunications, and e-commerce industries.

    Clients

    • IDEX Biometrics
    • Kaspersky Labs
    • Workfront
    • Freesat

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Berkeley Communications serves as a press office by managing social media, media relations, and product reviews. They also consult on public relations strategy.

    "...they never shy from chasing and prompting us so we don’t lose momentum or miss an opportunity."

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  • 30
    • $5,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • New York, NY

    fishbat Media is a New York-based digital marketing firm that was founded in 2011. With around 30 employees, fishbat Media has experience working with various clients for their social media, digital strategy, branding, and content marketing needs.

    Clients

    • Companies that we have worked with range from companies such as Allstate
    • Monster
    • and Expedia to Kickstarter winners
    • VC and angel investor startups to small business that are looking to drive revenue.

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Fishbat provides search engine optimization and Google AdWords services to compliment the offerings of a traditional marketing agency. They’ve also provided white-label and non-white label web design work.

    “There’s definitely a measurable return and you can see especially when they’re working on it.”

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