branding is more than just a logo design website color scheme font choice

it’s the entire experience

what will they say about your business?

Your brand is what people are saying when you’re not around. It’s the trust. The experience. The joy.

It’s the way a prospect feels when they’re involved with any stage of your business. From the time they first come across you, all the way to the final sale.

Melissa Cross

brand strategist for small businesses

meet the founder

of the branded academy

As a brand strategist and UX/UI designer, I’m here to show you how to have a solid brand experience that matches what you have to offer.

You know you need people to be aware of you and what you have to offer. And this starts with getting clarity, confidence, and consistency all across the board.

Whether you need to get a full on brand reboot, or just need to dive into the backend of your business, I got you.

some of my brand creations:

what does the branded academy have to offer?

01.

BRANDING COURSE
Looking for a DIY option for starting your brand? Then The Branded Academy course is for you!

02.

GHOSTWRITING
You know the importance of blogging for long term brand awareness, but time gets in the way. You could use help.

03.

STRATEGY SESSION
You already have a brand but could use an outside perspective and advice for creating a better experience.

04.

PHOTO AND VIDEO
For those looking to level up your brand experience with professional photo and video footage.

why the branded academy?

I created The Branded Academy because I wanted to help small businesses gain a deeper understanding of what goes into creating a brand experience and how to stand out amongst the competition.

I wholeheartedly believe there’s enough room for us all to be successful in the things we’re passionate about, but it starts with having a solid brand experience and brand awareness.