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May 2022

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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. 

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  • 7
    • 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. 

    Notable Project

    WANT Branding provides naming services to a marketing and communications agency. They support the naming projects of their clients, guiding them through a narrowing process until finding the right name.

    “They’re very creative and knowledgeable, and they provide great stories behind each name.”

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  • 8
    • Scheduling

      4.9
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      4.7
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $10,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Berkeley, CA

    Zinzin is a naming agency located in Berkeley, Calif. It was founded in 2011 and has fewer than 5 employees.

    Clients

    • Clutch
    • 3M
    • ABC
    • Alcatel

    Notable Project

    A workflow and patient management software company was looking to rebrand their image into something that represented them better. Zinzin worked to create a name that matched the client’s mission and vision.

    "Their expertise was outstanding — we could just tell that they were season professionals."

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  • 9
    • Scheduling

      4.9
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      4.8
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $100,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • San Diego, CA

    Founded in 2005, Traina is a premier branding agency based in San Diego that is reimagining the way brands are built. By unifying strategy, design, and digital expertise under one roof, their team creates market-leading brands that are driven by data, fueled by design, and built for digital from day one.

    Clients

    • Microsoft
    • Facebook
    • Umo
    • Brooklyn Brewery

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Traina developed a guitar manufacturer's WordPress website. They've used Adobe Photoshop and XD to create the site's design. They've implemented initial on-page SEO, and they're providing routine maintenance.

    "We feel like they're coming with a lot of intelligence in their design iterations."

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  • 10
    • 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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  • 11
    • Scheduling

      4.8
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      4.8
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $5,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Los Angeles, CA

    Unusual (formerly Gush) is a marketing company based in Santa Monica, Calif. Founded in 2015, their team of fewer than 10 serves small and midmarket businesses primarily in the advertising industry. Services include content marketing, web design, social media marketing, video production, and more. 

    Clients

    • Facebook
    • Amex
    • BMW
    • Heineken

    Industries

    Notable Project

    A web3 production studio hired Unusual to help them establish their overall brand identity. They designed the client's logo, symbols, posters, animations, and other branding materials.

    "I was impressed with the fact that they knew what to do before we even started explaining and sharing references."

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  • 12
    • Undisclosed
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Sausalito, CA

    Lexicon Branding is a naming and branding agency founded in 1982. They employ 26 employees in their offices in Amsterdam and Sausalito, Calif., and offer expert market research and branding services to clients. 

    Clients

    • P&G
    • Coca-Cola
    • Intel
    • Colgate

    Notable Project

    Lexicon Branding provides naming services for a purpose transformation consulting firm’s client. The team does trademark and linguistic checks, too. Recently, they named a cannabinoid ingredient.

    “They have a lot of unique experience that they bring to the table.”

     

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  • 13
    • Scheduling

      4.8
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      4.8
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $25,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Geneva, IL

    Rule29 is a creative strategy and design firm based in Geneva, Ill. Their 20-person team provides a wide range of creative services including branding, web design, and print design. Founded in 2000, they specialize in mid-market clients. 

    Clients

    • Fellowes
    • Make-A-Wish
    • Cargill
    • American Red Cross

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Rule29 was hired by a SaaS company to help develop their brand identity. They've developed a defining brand guide and implemented it throughout the client's organization digitally and in print.

    "R29 has a consistent work ethic and communication cadence."

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  • 14
    • $25,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Denver, CO

    FlowState Marketing is a digital and branding agency located in Denver. Since 2016, their team of 19 has specialized in branding, content marketing, digital strategy, and more. They mainly serve small businesses in various industries: advertising, manufacturing, ecommerce, entertainment, and others.

    Clients

    • Subaru
    • MillerCoors
    • T-Mobile
    • SketchUp

    Industries

    Notable Project

    FlowState Branding guided a SaaS company to freshen their brand, refine their messaging, and reposition their branding to better connect to modern B2B customers. They developed brand guidelines and stylescape.

    "FlowState Branding was, dare I say it, the most creative agency I worked with in my 20-year career."

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  • 15
    • $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

    Tenet Partners is a transportation company’s marketing partner. Their team has led several marketing projects to promote the company's services, including branding, messaging, and content development. 

    “They can distill down complex topics to create 2–3 key points and articulate them powerfully in their content.” 

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  • 16
    • Scheduling

      5.0
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      4.7
    • NPS

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

    Founded in 1996, Conjure is a full-service design agency based in Chicago. Their team of approximately 15 employees mostly services midmarket and enterprise-level clients in a variety of industries. While branding is their main offering, they also provide graphic and collateral design.

    Clients

    • Verso
    • United States Steel
    • Sodexo
    • Fairmont Hotels

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Conjure helped establish the brand identity of an energy provider during a period of rapid growth. They managed communications, public relations, and the brand’s reputation and sustainability.

    “They are small, agile, and confident.”

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  • 17
    • Scheduling

      4.7
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      4.7
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $25,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Del Mar, CA

    California-based full-service branding and digital communications agency Jacob Tyler works with clients to bring their story to life. Founded in 2000 and now 20+ employees strong, the agency specializes in corporate identity development and positioning, planning and strategy, SEO, social media, and UI/UX design.

    Clients

    • AT&T
    • Novartis
    • Discovery Channel
    • SONY

    Notable Project

    Jacob Tyler has designed the logo and branding of an organic products manufacturing company. They’re currently doing packaging design and website development, and they will start working on digital marketing.

    “Jacob Tyler makes the work dynamic enjoyable, and they’re incredibly intelligent.”

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  • 18
    • Scheduling

      4.8
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      4.8
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $50,000+
    • 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

    A financial services company hired Starfish to support their brand strategy relaunch. They conducted internal research and interviews and translated the new strategy into a brand book and brand guidelines.

    “I’m really impressed with Starfish’s leadership skills, strategic mindset, and business expertise.”

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  • 19
    • $10,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Washington, DC

    Social Driver is a digital agency founded in 2011 with a team of over 10 members. Based in Washington, DC, they offer web design, social media marketing, and digital strategy solutions for clients ranging from small firms to large businesses in the fields of health care and nonprofit, among others.

    Clients

    • American Nurses Association
    • The Education Trust
    • Elizabeth Dole Foundation
    • Goodwill Industries International

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Social Driver produced two videos for a nonprofit affordable housing organization. They handled all of the audio, video editing, mixing, voiceovers, and scriptwriting. Another deliverable was an infographic. 

    "I give them high marks for listening and understanding what we were trying to produce." 

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  • 20
    • $25,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • London, United Kingdom

    The Yard Creative is a design innovation house located in south London. It was founded in 2007 and now has a team of 19 that provides branding, market research, graphic design, and more.

    Clients

    • Coty
    • SKINS
    • Converse
    • Bourjois

    Industries

    Notable Project

    The Yard Creative provided branding services for a property development company. They named four products and did an integrated brand campaign that included videos and animations.

    “They had the knowledge of retail and hospitality in a disruptive sense.”

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  • 21
    • 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

    Through a new website, logo, and overall branding effort, Ruckus helped to create a feeling of empowerment that encapsulates the company vision and identity.

    "They treat every idea as if it was meant for their own business, spending the time to understand what exactly it is that I want as a client."

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  • 22
    • Scheduling

      4.7
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      4.6
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $25,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Addison, TX

    Working exclusively with B2B clients, Spire creates positive interactions between their clients' brands and audiences. Spire Agency’s ultimate goal is to elevate B2B client brands; creating positive interactions between the brand and its audiences. Founded in 2005, the 15+ member team is primarily headquartered in Texas with offices in Dallas and Austin.

    Clients

    • TrinityRail
    • American Airlines
    • Dynata
    • Airbus

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Spire Agency outlined the brand messaging and positioning and proceeded to redesign and enhance the UI of the business’ website. The team also designed marketing collateral and put together branded slide decks.

    "Spire Agency definitely helped us step up our game."

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  • 23
    • Undisclosed
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Sausalito, CA

    Founded in 2002, Igor Naming Agency is a naming agency located in Sausalito, California. Serving midmarket and enterprise-level clients, their team of 2–3 employees focuses solely on naming companies and their products and services.

    Clients

    • Gogo Inflight Internet
    • TruTV
    • WHOOP Fitness Tracker

    Notable Project

    Igor Naming Agency had been hired to assist a product design studio with renaming their company. The client wanted their brand name to live up to their business strategy. 

    "They had been very direct in their project management and presentation approach."

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  • 24
    • $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 helped rebrand a real estate private equity firm. The process included in-depth research, messaging strategy planning, brand guidelines development, asset designs, and web design consulting.

    “DeSantis Breindel’s methodical, thoughtful, and well-organized approach distinguished them from other providers.”

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  • 25
    • $1,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • London, United Kingdom

    Burst Digital is a web design company in London, United Kingdom. They offer web design, graphic design, web development, digital strategy, and more and were launched in 2018.

    Clients

    • Vivienne Westwood - The Vivienne Foundation
    • Lucinda Green
    • Clean Kitchen
    • Verity Bowditch

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Burst Digital was hired by a financial management company for their web development and branding services. The team's other tasks include ongoing maintenance and content creation.

    "Burst Digital helped us establish our branding and visibility."

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  • 26
    • $75,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Morristown, NJ

    eDesign Interactive is a digital experience agency headquartered in Morristown, NJ. Founded in 2004 with a team of 30+, they create websites, digital strategy, and interactive campaigns across multiple industries.

    Clients

    • Turner Construction
    • AP Content Services
    • Wimpy Kid
    • LaserNetUS

    Industries

    Notable Project

    eDesign Interactive designed and developed a website, logo, and brand for a US-government affiliated energy company. They interviewed internal stakeholders and iterated on feedback they received pre-delivery.

    "They were particularly strong at talking to us and finding out what we wanted." 

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  • 27
    • $10,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Scottsdale, AZ

    AtticSalt Branding is a creative agency based in Scottsdale Ariz. and founded in 2014. Their team of 5 employees specializes in branding, graphic design, and logo design.

    Clients

    • Google
    • Enterprise Rent-A-Car
    • Red Rover
    • The Joint Chiropractic

    Notable Project

    AtticSalt Branding is an education management company’s branding partner. After a thorough study of the client’s identity and values, they’ve created a new logo, color scheme, and design assets.

    "We’re impressed with their attention to detail and genuine interest in our company."

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  • 28
    • Scheduling

      4.8
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      4.7
    • NPS

      4.9
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    • $75,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Philadelphia, PA

    Branding firm J2 was launched in 2007. In Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, their small team focuses on branding, market research, logo, ux/ui design, and more.

    Clients

    • Kimmel Cultural Campus
    • United Way
    • Union Square San Francisco
    • Susquehanna University

    Industries

    Notable Project

    J2 has developed a cemetery and funeral home company’s WordPress website and branding assets. The team has also created a new umbrella logo that represents the organization’s various entities. 

    “J2’s passion for the project is reflected in their outputs.”

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  • 29
    • $50,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Chicago, IL

    The Monogram Group is a branding agency based in Chicago. Founded in 1990, the team of 17 specializes in branding, market research, and advertising. They work with clients primarily in the financial services and manufacturing industries.

    Clients

    • Chicago Symphony
    • Eli Lilly
    • Goldwind America
    • Lebua Hotels & Resorts

    Industries

    Notable Project

    MonogramGroup completed a rebranding project for a financial services firm when they launched into a new market. They utilized the client's company legacy to design new branding materials and a website. 

    "MonogramGroup was extremely open and collaborative during the project."

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  • 30
    • Scheduling

      4.9
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      4.7
    • NPS

      4.9
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    • $5,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • London, United Kingdom

    Founded in 2017, LoveGunn is a London-based branding and design firm. Their team of fewer than 10 serves small to midmarket businesses across a range of industries. Services include branding as well as web, UX/UI, and graphic design.

    Clients

    • Chelsea Football Club
    • Jungle Creations
    • Iconic Labs
    • Jealous Sweets

    Industries

    Notable Project

    A sustainable fashion brand wanted to rebrand to better match the spirit of their business. They partnered with LoveGunn to change everything from the font, color scheme, and name of the company.

    "Their project management style was very hands-on."

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