We work on high impact projects and programs that help brands be their best. Whether your brand needs a tune-up or a change up, we’ve got you covered with a full range of services that can be applied to engagements of various scope and duration.

While we happily traverse between simple and more complex assignments, we believe brands shine most brilliantly when viewed and fine-tuned through brand, culture, experience and involvement.

Brand

Convey brand purpose
and promise in an authentic
and differentiated voice.

We craft distinctive positioning and narrative using our proprietary ALIGNSM Methodology. From interviews with leaders, employees and stakeholders we identify an authentic positioning flash point that inspires a brand mission capable of creating deep and meaningful connections with target audiences. Our comprehensive analysis also provides cultural, operational and competitive learnings that shape how leaders lead, how managers manage, and how companies engage customers to build brand loyalty.

  • Research
  • Insights
  • Naming
  • Positioning
  • Messaging
  • Brand Architecture
  • Identity
  • Visual Systems

Culture

Culture is a powerful
organizational success
driver and the root
of a strong employer brand.

Authentic values are a call to action that set expectations for how leaders empower their workforce and how employees deliver on business goals and fulfill brand promises. We help companies convey their unique values and culture and embed it into performance management, reward and recognition programs, as well as recruiting and leadership development efforts. We also teach leaders how to actively manage culture to drive results.

  • Mission & Values
  • Employer Branding
  • Recruitment Marketing
  • Leadership Communications

Experience

Engender trust and build
reputation by creating
a consistent experience
across interactions
with stakeholders.

We build and execute integrated brand experiences that amplify company positioning through identity, websites, integrated outreach campaigns and HR practices and programs. We also orchestrate inspirational brand launches and leverage existing communications channels to engage and inspire all stakeholders.

  • Planning and Strategy
  • Creative Ideation
  • Graphic Design
  • Copywriting
  • User Experience
  • Content Strategy
  • Website Design
  • Website Development
  • Digital Workplace Strategy
  • Integrated Online/Offline
  • Video Production

Involvement

Expand product market
share and deliver results by uniting
passion with compassion.

We help companies identify the most meaningful ways to take a stand, get involved in their communities, and engage stakeholders as active participants. We work together to define and codify a highly relevant involvement strategy – one inspired by brand vision and business strategy – that creates a unified, meaningful platform to build brand impact.

  • Sponsorship Strategy
  • Charitable Giving
  • Employee Volunteerism
  • Community Involvement
  • Advocacy Strategy
  • Market Access Expansion