We only design based on brand strategy, a process based on research, evidence, and experience and not gut feelings, trends for trends' sake, or just to make something look pretty.

The end user is at the beginning of everything we do.

 

 

We make designs that resonate with your audience and elicit them to act (buy, join, follow, recommend). The only way to do this effectively is by implementing our Brandvertising process. We begin with brand strategy in order to get to know your business and audience on a deeper level.

Why are feelings so important?

 

95% of our purchasing decisions happen in our subconscious. Even after we have done our research, read reviews, and asked people what they think, it is how we feel about a company, product, or service that has us finally purchase or use it. It is our job to understand how you want your audience to feel and relate to your company, product, and service and align all elements of your business to deliver this experience, time and time again. With this consistency comes loyalty and repeat business as well as referrals.

Strategic branding.

BRAND STRATEGY

This is where we understand where you are and how branding and graphic design can assist you with reaching your goals.

NAMING + VISUAL IDENTITY

Based on the brand strategy, we create your logo, colours, language, typography, image style, and more that will visually represent you. 

APPLICATION

Based on the rules and systems established in the visual identity, we start to build the specific material you need such as business cards, websites, trade show booths, and so on.

Consistent exposure.

WEBSITE

Are you and your staff Embarrassed to show people your website? Is the design and content out of date? is it an effective tool AND reducing calls to YOUR office or collecting new contacts?

Your website should look and sound amazing. Impress. Be an effective sales tool. Employee and customer magnet and increase revenue.

We are a great fit if

  • You want a reliable and effective site
  • You want peace of mind that the site will not break and ‘be down’ 
  • You need someone to write the content of the site so it doesn’t become another burden for you at 11 pm
  • You want a trusted team with 15 years
    of website experience

SEO (SEARCH ENGINE OPTIMIZATION)

Spent all that time and money building a new website and people still can’t find your Business Online?

Get preferred ranking over the larger competitors. Be found easily when people search for you or your product or service. Manage your reputation and increase revenue.

We are a great fit if:

  • We are a great fit if
  • You rely on customers finding you via online searches 
  • You want to build a trusting relationship with your SEO team and know that they are working hard to make your business
    a success
  • You want to take a strategic data driven approach to your website’s success

SOCIAL MEDIA

Not reaching your audience? Want to create a good social network with customers and future employees but don’t know how to or are feeling overwhelmed? 

Be at the forefront of everyone’s minds and build relevance to increase your revenue. 

We are not a teen in their parents’ basement, bashing out random posts for clients. We’re a strategic branding agency. Each post connects your audience on an emotional level to why they should do business with you–and not your competition.

We are a great fit if

  • You are not currently using any social media 
  • Your using social media but your posts aren’t great.
  • You are using social media well but it’s
    a huge time suck

MARKETING

Not sure about the best ways to reach your audience? unsure what to say when you do find them? are you wasting your money advertising in newspapers when all your customers are online?

Want to know the best ways of getting your message in front of your customers? Want that communication to connect to your brand message and have it resonate with your audience? Want your audience to follow you and keep you top in mind?

We are a great fit if

  • You are struggling to connect with
    your audience (customers and current/
    future staff) 
  • You have no idea how to best market
    your company 
  • You are marketing well but it’s a huge
    time suck

Want to know more? Let's talk. We can discuss your needs and see if our services are a good fit.

Twelve reasons you may need to rebrand.

Inconsistency is one reason a company may need to rebrand.
Which one of these twelve reasons resonates with your company?

INCONSISTENT

Your brand has become overly complicated or spread too thin.

PANDEMIC

Business took a hit? Want to fast-track your recovery?

OUTDATED

You’re embarrassed to hand out your marketing materials.

EXPANSION

You’re trying to connect with a new audience.

EMPLOYEES

You’re not attracting top talent due to your image.

BAD PRESS

You need to disassociate your brand from a negative image.

COMPETITION

You’re failing to differentiate yourself from the competition.

NAME CHANGE

Your company name no longer reflects your vision.

LACKING PROFIT

Not seeing the profits or financial rewards you desire?

MERGER

You’re undergoing a merger or acquisition.

NEW DIRECTION

Your business model or strategy has changed.

RAPID GROWTH

Brand and marketing materials been left behind?

Hire us

Thrive was started to bring the knowledge and experience of a Vancouver agency to make a difference for the North and beyond. We are located in Prince George, strategically positioned to serve both the North and South.

If you would like to hire our services or discuss in detail the difference we can make for your business, please drop us a line.

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