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Building purpose-driven brands

A spotlight on brand purpose clears away the inessential and focuses your brand on what’s real, resonant, and breakthrough. Northbound believes that the only way for a brand to thrive is to uncover that purpose, orient your organization around it, and use it to drive clear, confident decisions.

What we do
“Through research, insight, and incredible partnership, Northbound has been able to address thorny brand strategy questions, navigate naming architecture, and help us develop a shared purpose across a rapidly growing organization.”
Ada Agrait
General Manager, Cloud + Enterprise Services, Microsoft
Thought leadership

From the blog

August, 2023
Samantha Temple Neukom

Growth Hacking: Using Brand to Focus and Ignite a Start-up


Creating a brand can be thought of as either a luxury by the start-up community, or even as an investment without a clear return. Whether you think of brand as simply the outward expression of your company, or if you think of brand (as I do) as the core values and purpose that drives everything your…

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