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Best Branding Agencies in Portland
2020

Why These Branding Agencies?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Portland Branding Agencies on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Hoopla Creative FEATURED Expertise

A full-service agency, Hoopla Creative specializes in branding, marketing, and website building and design. It develops compelling messaging, visuals, and brand strategies that are tailored to each client’s needs and goals. Its team utilizes impactful storytelling and builds websites that are clean, dynamic, and intuitive to use. Best-practices code, ADA compliance, and search engine optimization are standard with every website it builds, as well as quality-control testing that guarantees mobile-friendliness, cross-browser compatibility, and optimal page-load times and functionality. Hoopla also assures a website architecture that is scalable for future growth.

Portland, OR 97214

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A.wordsmith

A.wordsmith is a public relations, marketing, and communications firm in Portland that has been satisfying clients for more than a decade. The capable team provides media relations, speaking and awards, social media, design, writing, and corporate positioning services to a variety of clients. A.wordsmith has worked with Hilton, BrewGroup, Mammoth HR, Technology Association of Oregon, Shadowbox Farms, and IDL Worldwide.

Avenue Agency

Avenue Agency is a value-driven digital marketing agency in Portland. It provides services in the areas of social media and content, paid advertising, and search engine optimization as well as training and consulting. Avenue is an agency concerned with global impact and seeks like-minded clients, often working with nonprofits and socially responsible businesses of all sizes. Some of its most reputable clients are Intel, Omsi, Oregon Humane Society, Xceed Financial Credit Union, and Hoka One One.

Portland, OR 97211

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Blooming Pixel Creatives

Blooming Pixel Creatives is a Portland marketing and branding agency with over 450 clients worldwide. The innovative team knows the importance of attention to detail and works to provide quality solutions for each client. It offers an impressive variety of packages, providing services like web and application design and development, content creation, social media content, technology consulting, branding, copywriting, and graphic design for web and print. Blooming Pixel Creatives has received shining testimonials from past and present clients.

Portland, OR 97203

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Brand Definition

Brand Definition is a Portland-based marketing agency that excels in multi-channel marketing. It offers strategy, public relations, social media, video production, content programs, experiential, crisis management, media buying, and advertising services. Brand Definition has worked with prestigious brands like LG, Phillips, and Yamaha. The agency has been awarded the 2019 AVA Platinum and Gold Awards, 2017 Bronze Stevie Award, 2014 ACE Award, 2014 Rosey Award of Merit Award, 2014 AVA Gold and Platinum Awards, and other recognitions.

Portland, OR 97209

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Edge One Media

Edge One Media is a marketing agency located in Portland that provides businesses with a variety of expert services. The agency has over 45 years of combined experience and offers marketing services like consulting, copy writing and editing, public relations, and digital advertising. It also provides web design and development, promotional products and packaging, hands-on training, and e-commerce services. Edge One Media was named the 2019 Tigard Chamber Business of the Year and is a Google Partner.

Fish Marketing

Fish Marketing is a full-service advertising agency located in Portland and serving clients nationwide. The agency has provided services for such prestigious brands as Honda, BMW, and Hallmark Oceanfront Resorts. The acclaimed team knows that every brand is different and aims to find the right advertising medium for each client's individual needs. Fish Marketing is a Premier Google Partner and has been awarded the Sustainability at Work Gold Certification.

Portland, OR 97214

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HMH Agency

HMH Agency is an advertising agency with locations in Portland, OR, and Charlotte, NC, that provides services for clients nationally. The agency offers a variety of services including web design, graphic design, brand strategy, analytics, public relations, and much more. Though capable in a multitude of categories, its specialties are building products, commercial transportation, destination, financial services, health care, and high tech. HMH Agency won its second National ADDY in 2018.

Charlotte, NC 28208

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HUB Collective Ltd.

HUB Collective Ltd. is a female-owned and operated branding studio and digital advertising agency that's headquartered in Portland. The company is focused on providing honest and friendly service to its clients, ensuring it comes up with an effective branding strategy for every business it serves. In addition to branding, HUB Collective Ltd. also offers social media marketing, print design, and web design and development. Past and current clients include The Swell and Camellia Grove Kombucha Co.

1200 NW Naito Pkwy Ste 470
Portland, OR 97209

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Jolby & Friends

We are a small but nimble team capable of being an out-of-house in-house agency or creating a vision that redefines your business. We nurture, incubate, and feed our ideas until something magical happens. We see restrictions as challenges and roadblocks as jumping-off points. We say "yes and..." and we always Ride the Weird. At Jolby, there is no expectation of perfection and ego doesn't get a seat at the table. Everything we do we do collectively with the goal to be better and to make others better. Every day we look for the potential in every idea, every project, and every person. We choose to see the wonderful in the world.

Leopold Ketel

Leopold Ketel is a full-service modern branding agency in Portland that has been serving Oregon companies since it was founded in 1996. The team's areas of expertise are in strategic communications planning, branding, web design, website SEM, media planning and buying, social media, public relations, and creative services. Leopold Ketel has excelled in providing quality results and has many awards to show for it, including London International Awards, PRSA Spotlight Award, and The One Show Merit Award.

Portland, OR 97204

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OVO

OVO is a branding agency located in Portland that provides a very specialized experience and serves corporations worldwide as well as companies of all sizes, including start-ups. The small team of senior-level staff works together on every project and provides services in brand discovery, strategy, identity, and management. Its impressive list of clients includes Ascent Cannabis, Best Western, Dean Wilder, Electronic Recyclers International, Genesis, John McCain, The International Exhibition of Sherlock Holmes, and Portland Rescue Mission.

Portland, OR 97227

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Owen Jones

Owen Jones is an integrated brand experience agency with locations in Portland and Hood River. The experienced and sizable team provides a wide number of services in the areas of strategy, design, technology, environment, and content. Owen Jones believes that when it comes to quality, the work speaks for itself. It retains such prestigious clients as Nike, Jordan, Adobe, Pacific Northwest College of Art, Rally, The Oregon Community Foundation, and Serenade.

Portland, OR 97209

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Sproutbox Media

Sproutbox Media is a Portland digital marketing and advertising agency that serves local and national brands as well as start-ups. It provides a range of expert and specialized services in branding, website, video, social, search engine optimization, and advertising. The agency works to provide solutions tailored to each client's specific needs, and its previous clients include Pepsi, Dr. Pepper, Esco, and Streem. Sproutbox Media is a proud Google Partner, Bing Ads Accredited Professional, and Yelp Certified Partner.

Portland, OR 97202

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