Looking for a top naming agency?

Your business trades on its name – it needs to create an impression that is both familiar and memorable and makes customers want to learn more. Choosing the best partner for your business is incredibly challenging.

That's why we've created this list of the best naming companies 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 Naming Companies

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  • 122
    $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

  • 123
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    San Clemente CA

    Album Agency is a marketing and branding firm based in San Clemente, Calif. Founded in 2002, they have 12 employees and have worked with several leading global brands in various industries. Their services consist of branding, marketing strategy, content marketing, web design, and more.

    Clients
    Too Faced Cosmetics
    Ben & Jerry's
    Facebook
    Apple
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Album Agency provides brand strategy and marketing collateral for a southern California catering company. They have a long-standing partnership based on Album's creative approach, that includes graphic design, public display ads, and more to develop a concise, engaging corporate identity. Album's work has propelled the client from a local service to a nationally-known firm, recognized in the hospitality industry for their marketing efforts.

    "The team tries to capture our company’s personality and listens to our vision, they don’t use their own ideas. I also appreciate their culture, they are hard workers, but remain approachable." — Director of Marketing, Catering Firm

  • 124
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    București Romania

    Armeanu Creative Studio is a branding agency founded in 2007 in Bucuresti, Romania with two members. They specialize in branding solutions for small and medium-sized companies in the industries of consumer products, business services, and healthcare.

    Clients
    Invibes Advertising
    ML2Grow
    Apiterra
    Valeputna
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Armeanu Creative Studio developed a brand strategy for a fast food and gelato company. Armeanu Creative Studio conducted workshops to help the company gain a sense of direction. The company continues to work with Armeanu Creative Studio on a regular basis.

    “I was most impressed in their warm way of doing things, they managed to make this process playful and creative.” - Business Dev Manager, Fast Food and Gelato Company

  • 125
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Great Baddow United Kingdom

    Polar Creative is a boutique graphic and web design company located in Chelmsford, England. Founded in 2013, they have two employees specializing in branding and web and graphic design for small, midmarket, and large companies in manufacturing, business services, and IT. Services include logo design, printed marketing material, and websites.

    Clients
    Teledyne E2V
    Jump Street
    James Haskell
    Aldi
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Polar Creative established a stronger identity for a mobility company by melding two existing sites and creating a user-friendly new site from scratch. They made imagery recommendations and maintained SEO, often exceeding the client’s expectations with their deliverables. Thanks to Polar Creative, the new site draws more attention to the client’s brand.

    “The end result exceeds all our expectations. They really do come through in the end, and the quality of their creative work is outstanding. They respond well in production, and they get the job done. Their prices are also very fair.” – Managing Director, Mobility Company

  • 126
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Villa Park IL

    The Olive Street Agency is a Chicago-based company that provides design and marketing solutions to companies in a variety of industries – arts and entertainment, retail, advertising and marketing, and government. Founded in 2005, The Olive Street Agency has a small team of about 16 employees with capabilities in web design, SEO, digital strategy, branding, photography, content development, and social media.

    Clients
    The Seattle Times
    Sweet Baby Ray's Catering
    Chicago Public Schools
    University of Florida
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A local interior design firm felt they were getting lost in the crowd and wanted to stand out. The Olive Street Agency redesigned the client's and continue to provide branding, marketing, and SEO analytics. The client noticed an increase in website traffic and plans to keep working with The Olive Street Agency in the future.

    "They do what I ask them to do, and they offer their input as well as suggestions. They are great and always efficient; they get things done. They are very agreeable to make changes. I throw a lot at them last minute, and they always respond quickly." – Marketing Director, Interior Design Company

  • 127
    $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 

  • 128
    $50,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Philadelphia PA

    Push10 is a branding, web design, and development agency based in Philadelphia, Pa. Founded in 2007, Push10 has a team of around 10 employees who focus on branding, web design, and web development. Push10 primarily works with midmarket clients in education, financial services, and consumer products and services.

    Clients
    University of Pennsylvania
    Wharton
    Princeton
    Lehigh University
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Push10 was hired by an organic beverage company to redesign its website. The client was working toward a larger rebranding project, and Push10 coordinated with another agency that had been hired to develop a new logo. Push10 also built an e-commerce page from scratch.  

    "There was a significant thought process ahead of time which included filling out questionnaires and visual brainstorms. When they showed us the first draft of their design...[t]here had been a lot of work and collaboration that preceded it, so we were on the same page." – Marketing Manager, Organic Beverage Company 

  • 129
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    Marchio is a branding agency based out of Los Angeles with nearly 10 employees on board. Since 2018, they've provided logo and branding services to small and mid-sized as well as enterprise-level clients.

    Clients
    East West Bank
    Xperi
    LegalZoom
    Chargie
    Notable Project

    Marchio provided branding services to a tech company that needed to create its entire identity from scratch. This included creating a name, logo, extended branding, and more. Their expertise led to the efficient delivery of a brand identity that the client was pleased with, which led to tasking them other projects.

    "They were intelligent during the creative development and helped us be efficient in making the best decisions." – CMO, Tech Company

  • 130
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Brooklyn NY

    Radish Lab is an interactive design agency based in Brooklyn, NY, with a second office in Berlin. Since 2012, their team of 13 has specialized in working with nonprofit advocacy, cultural, educational, and direct-service organizations, along with businesses focused on social impact. They offer a range of services including web design, web development, graphic design, branding and strategy.

    Clients
    (RED)
    Etsy.org
    Columbia University
    Women's Refugee Center
    Notable Project

    Radish Lab ran a website redesign and provided branding strategy for a human rights strategy firm. They developed the new site using Squarespace, which included a new color scheme, logo design, and content creation. The client prides Radish Lab on their professionalism and great communication.

    "The response from our clients has been positive, and Radish definitely helped position us to be exactly where we wanted in the market." – Founder and Principal, Human Rights Strategy Firm

  • 131
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Chicago IL

    Based in Chicago, JB Chicago is a digital marketing agency that was founded in 2000. The team of more than 40 members has expertise in branding, advertising, content marketing, and web design. 

    Clients
    DISH Network
    GoodBelly
    Hooray Puree
    Monk Fruit
    Notable Project

    JB Chicago helped a senior living development with marketing services. The rebranding campaign included a website redesign and strategic branding management. Their work, along with the quality of the work, has been extremely successful. JB Chicago is now marketing partners with the senior living community.

    "Now there’s a single brand, everybody can identify with each other, and it’s consistent from property to property and market to market." – Principle, Senior Living Community

  • 132
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Irvine CA

    Venthio is a branding and design agency founded in 2006. Based in Orange County, Calif., the team of 2 specializes in branding and advertising.

    Clients
    IBM
    Sprint
    Ameriestate
    Sony
    Notable Project

    Venthio helped an insurance company by building a distinctive, scalable brand platform for a publication. They performed a strategic analysis, evaluated company strengths and weaknesses, and redesigned marketing and web collateral. The client was impressed with the team's work. 

    "Before our work with Dean, we had around 150,000 users in 50 countries, and about 60 or 70 companies working with us to provide content at that time. Today, our readership is in 144 countries." – Founder and Chairman, Insurance Company 

  • 133
    $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

  • 134
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Hawthorn Australia

    Bellman Brand Agency is a digital branding company based in Melbourne, Australia. Founded in 2001, their team of fewer than 50 employees provides branding services with a focus on small and mid-size businesses.

    Clients
    Jellis Craig
    Puma
    Brown Brothers
    Bakers Delight
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Bellman Brand Agency developed the ideal digital solution for their logistics client. Their robust strategy helped this client meet their high-level and immediate goals, resulting in impressively positive feedback from the client.

    "The new brand has launched and gathered praise for the logo, site, and emails created by Bellman Brand Agency. The website faced glitches at first that were quickly fixed. The team’s consistent communication, specialized expertise, and timely delivery have made collaboration a breeze." – Project Manager, Logistics Company

  • 135
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Philadelphia PA

    Neff is an advertising agency based in Philadelphia, Pa. Founded in 1987, their team of 20 employees specializes in branding, web development, and web design. 

    Clients
    21st Century Cyber Charter School
    Alterra Property Group
    Arena Football League
    DNB First
    Notable Project

    Neff helped an architecture planning firm in need of a new website. They created a new website that showcased the architecture planning firm's growing range of services and clients while maintaining a consistent brand image. They also provided assistance with SEO. Following this work, the client hired Neff to develop a second website for a sister company. 

    "Neff Associates excelled in navigating differing views and coming up with a design that solved many problems. We've taken the design of the website and adapted it to our internal marketing, signatures, and everything else." – COO, Architecture Planning Firm 

  • 136
    $100,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    Gold Front is a brand studio based in San Francisco. Founded in 2013, their team of fewer than 10 employees provides web design, marketing strategy, advertising, branding, and video production services to small, midmarket, and enterprise businesses.

    Clients
    Uber
    Slack
    Google
    Nike
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Gold Front sharpened the client's brand and positioning. They worked on creating a new landing page, exploring brand position statements, designing a new logo, fonts, sales pitch decks, and other website elements. The client's brand video received more shares than anything else it had ever posted.

    "They are more than designers; they guide you through how you should think about a brand or positioning problem, and then deliver above expectations." – Marketing Department, Instructional Content Platform

  • 137
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Atlanta GA

    Creative Juice, LLC is a web design and branding agency in Atlanta. It was founded in 2013 and currently has five employees. Creative Juice provides marketing strategy services in addition to web design and branding. 

    Clients
    The City of Atlanta
    LG
    Equifax
    Goodwill
    Notable Project

    A women's health nonprofit hired Creative Juice to create a new visual identity, including new logos, stationery, brochures, business cards, press kits, a popup banner, and broadcast and digital materials. The nonprofit was satisfied with Creative Juice's work and later brought the company on to rebrand its website. 

    "There are other organizations that do the work and do a good job, but (Creative Juice) goes the extra mile and does things that are unexpected." - Marketing & Communications Director, Women's Health Nonprofit

  • 138
    $10,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    Paris France

    altima is a digital agency based in Paris with several other locations around the world. Founded in 1997, their team of about 350 works primarily with small businesses. They specialize in web design, conversion optimization, digital strategy. 

    Clients
    Tough Mudder
    Mizuno
    Mini Cooper
    Petit Bateau
    Industries
    Notable Project

    altima created a brand for a restaurant group. They established an online presence for the client and created a website. The work was effective for advertising and led to an increase in sales. 

    "Altima is so good, so creative, and so passionate about what they do that they can take a Web project into real life and still be good at it and deliver results." – Founder, Restaurant Group 

  • 139
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Hillsboro OR

    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. 

    Clients
    Dell
    ProKarma
    Tektronix
    Volvo
    Industries
    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

  • 140
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Pasadena CA

    Pastilla Inc. is a creative and marketing agency based in Pasadena and Irvine, Calif. and Bratislava, Slovakia. Founded in 2004, they have 15 employees experienced in elevating brands through strategic creative and marketing practices. They provide content, SEO, social media solutions, mobile design, and film and animation to small, midmarket, and large companies.

    Clients
    The Hollywood Foreign Press Association
    SAP
    Microsoft
    OCTA
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Pastilla Inc. provided content creation and marketing support for a private school. They produced a music video, a promotional video, and ads, and also ran social media campaigns for the client. The music video created by Pastilla Inc. received substantial engagement from users on YouTube and social media platforms.

    “The work has been amazing from Pastilla Inc. The latest video they did for us has reached over 8,000 views on YouTube, and hundreds of thousands of views on social media.” – Dev Coordinator, Private School

  • 141
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Lakewood CO

    Never Settle is a marketing and advertising agency that has been offering advertising, branding, and marketing strategy services to their small business, enterprise, and mid-market clients in the e-commerce, IT, and non-profit industries since 2012. Their 50 employees are based out of their office in Golden, Colo.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Never Settle recently worked on an e-commerce site for skincare brand. They produced a live e-commerce site with customized features and after the site went live, the client was impressed with the impact on their business.

    “They really care about the outcome for their customers.We can't say enough good things about Never Settle. They did an amazing job for us. ” - Digital Marketing Manager, Skin Care Brand 

  • 142
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Portland OR

    Watson Creative is a research-based creative studio located in Portland and founded in 2008. They comprise 27 employees specializing in digital strategy and design and brand storytelling for various companies, from startups to venture capitalists, in a number of industries, including IT, lifestyle, finance, the arts, legal, dental, and consumer products. Services include brand strategy and DNA, website design, UX/UI, graphic design, content marketing, photography, video, and e-commerce.

    Clients
    KingPins
    Chown Hardware
    New York Yankees
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Watson Creative provided video production services along with graphic design to enhance corporate and product brand identity for a telecommunications company. The content was distributed at trade shows along with other channels. The brand material created by Watson Creative enhanced awareness among important partners, increasing the client’s market share and engagement with marketing emails.

    “They were efficient with a whatever it takes attitude. Their spirit to do it right and their passion for branding stood out. We experienced higher visibility to key partners and increased email marketing open rates and market share.” – VP Marketing, Telecommunications Company

  • 143
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Alexandria VA

    Forum One is a full-service digital design firm that was founded in 1997. The company has more than 100 employees in Alexandria, Va., Washington, D.C., and Seattle. Forum One offers web design, UX/UI design, web development, branding, and other digital services for mainly nonprofits and government agencies.

    Clients
    Smithsonian Institution (National Museum of African American History & Culture
    National Museum of Natural History and the National Zoo)
    Global Impact
    Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI)
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A museum was preparing for its opening and only had a simple website. Forum One built a robust Drupal 7 website that incorporated important educational and search features. Forum One continues to maintain the website and incorporates events happening at the museum.

    "We’re pleased with their work, and our audience has responded positively to the functionality, design, and usability ... They’re a very talented group and open to collaboration. We will continue our relationship with them and continue to improve upon it." - Chief Digital Officer, Museum

  • 144
    $100,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    Gershoni is a creative agency that builds brands for century-old institutions, Fortune top-10 companies, startups, and nonprofits. They are located in San Francisco, CA and have a team of 15 employees that provides branding, content marketing, and advertising to clients across business, consumer, financial, and food and beverage industries.

    Clients
    Google
    Deloitte
    San Francisco Art Institute
    Laura Chenel
    Industries
    Notable Project

    When a local educational institution needed to rebrand, Gershoni Creative Agency took the lead, creating a rebranding campaign that included a toolkit and guidelines to document brand identity. Gershoni Creative Agency posted on social media, helped with fundraisers, and updated the organization’s website.

    “Gershoni's project management is one of their greatest strengths. … The relationship was very collaborative. Gershoni was able to respect the opinions of the many strong-willed, creative people who had input in the project.” – Content Lead and Product Manager, Educational Institute

  • 145
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Carlsbad CA

    Digital agency L7 Creative is based in Carlsbad, Calif. with a second office in Boston. Since 2001, their team of 28 has been specializing in branding, advertising, marketing strategy, and more. 

    Clients
    Nutrex Hawaii
    Kannabooch
    Eisenhower Health
    Property Masters
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A healthcare employer needed help in recruiting more nurses to their staff. L7 Creative created a national campaign for the employer, which targeted the media and showcased them as the top in their field. Employment retention has improved since L7 Creative began their campaign. 

     

  • 146
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Westport CT

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

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

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

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

  • 147
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    New York NY

    WRK Partners is a digital marketing agency based in New York. Founded in 2017, the team of 3 specializes in branding, e-commerce strategy and digital strategy. They work primarily with clients in the consumer products and services, hospitality and leisure and real estate industries.

    Clients
    Halstead
    Corcoran Sunshine
    CMC Group
    Advance Realty
    Industries
    Notable Project

    WRK Partners worked on branding and web development for a footwear company. They compiled a brand book of layouts, photos and videos that encapsulated the core company values. The team also developed a shopify site and prepared an investment pitch. The client was impressed with the increase in revenue that resulted from the project.

    “As a bootstrapped company, we've gone from $0 to $400,000 in revenue. The brand they created was a key factor in presenting ourselves as an established company while we were still very small.” – Founder and CEO, Footwear Company

  • 148
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Vancouver Canada

    Skyrocket Digital is a digital marketing company that was founded in 2011 and offers 20 employees at its Vancouver, Canada headquarters. This firm provides branding, digital strategy, and web design services to clients in industries such as business services, education, and financial services.

    Clients
    YYoga
    Obakki Foundation
    Bluzelle
    Sexy Hair
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Skyrocket Digital led a rebranding effort for a philanthropy company. They redesigned the client’s existing web platform and marketing collateral. The revamped designs better reflect the company’s values and aesthetics. Skyrocket Digital delivered all materials on time despite delays on the client’s side.

    “Skyrocket Digital took us through a comprehensive discovery stage, which allowed us to enhance our original vision. In addition to understanding our needs, they exposed us to more innovative ways to present our brand.” – CEO, Philanthropy Company

  • 149
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Brooklyn NY

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

    Clients
    Nike
    Studios Architecture
    Fry Reglet
    Morris Adjmi Architects
    Notable Project

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

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

  • 150
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Lanham MD

    Creative design and development agency Sutter Group was founded in 1987. With headquarters in the Washington, D.C. area, it provides solutions informed by three decades of experience.The 20-30 employees on staff strategize custom digital marketing campaigns for national businesses and associations.

    Clients
    Merkle
    National Crop Insurance Services
    Genovation Cars
    NASDA
    Notable Project

    Sutter Group developed a brand strategy that included specific events, collateral, design assets, and overall messaging. As part of an ongoing partnership, the team has produced creative content to smooth the transition for 15 acquisitions. The team seamlessly applied the cloud networking company’s brand guidelines to a high volume of new offerings amid stark changes in the company’s size and identity.

    “I work for an incredibly fast paced and understaffed company, and Sutter Group went above and beyond to produce deliverables on an instant turnaround time." – Director of Marketing, Cloud Networking Company

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