May 6, 2024

RocketDog Wins Again: Setting the Standard in Advertising and Branding

RocketDog Communications is thrilled to announce our recent achievements in the advertising and branding industry according to With immense pride, we share the news of being awarded the Best Advertising Agency in Seattle and the Best Branding Agency in San Diego. These accolades are a testament to our continued commitment to excellence, creativity, and client satisfaction. In this blog post, we'll delve into what makes RocketDog Communications stand out, our approach to advertising and branding, and the journey that led us to these recent awards.

“We are excited once again to be recognized as one of the top Advertising Agencies in Seattle and Branding Agencies in San Diego on” 

Michael Elliott, President RocketDog Communications

Our Journey:

Founded on the principle of innovation and dedication, RocketDog Communications embarked on its journey back in 1999. Our goal was simple yet ambitious: to redefine the standards of advertising and branding by delivering unparalleled solutions to our clients. From the very beginning, we understood that success in this industry requires not just talent, but also a deep understanding of our clients' needs and a passion for storytelling.

Seattle: Best Advertising Agency

Seattle, a city known for its vibrant tech scene and innovative culture, presented us with an exciting challenge. To be recognized as one of the Best Advertising Agencies in such a competitive environment is truly an honor. Our success over the years in Seattle is rooted in our ability to blend creativity with strategy, ensuring that every campaign we create leaves a lasting impact.

At RocketDog Communications, we believe that great advertising starts with a deep understanding of the target audience. Whether it's a digital campaign aimed at millennials or a traditional print ad targeting baby boomers, we take the time to research and analyze the demographics, psychographics, and behaviors of the audience. This allows us to craft messages that resonate and drive results.

Moreover, our team of talented creatives is constantly pushing the boundaries of what's possible. We believe in taking risks, thinking outside the box, and challenging conventions. From captivating visuals to compelling copy, every element of our advertisements is carefully crafted to engage, inspire, and motivate action.

San Diego: Best Branding Agency

In San Diego, known for its beautiful beaches and vibrant lifestyle, we were honored to be recognized as one of the Best Branding Agencies. Building a strong Brand is essential for any business looking to stand out in today's crowded marketplace. At RocketDog Communications, we understand that branding is much more than just a logo or a tagline – it's about creating a connection with your audience, eliciting emotions, and building trust.

Our approach to branding is holistic and strategic. We start by conducting in-depth research to understand our clients' values, mission, and target market. Armed with this knowledge, we work closely with our clients to develop a brand identity that is authentic, memorable, and consistent across all touchpoints.

From logo design to brand messaging, we pay attention to every detail, ensuring that it reflects the essence of the Brand and resonates with the audience. Whether it's a startup looking to establish itself or an established company seeking a rebrand, we have the expertise and creativity to bring brands to life.

The RocketDog Difference:

What sets RocketDog Communications apart from other agencies is our unwavering commitment to our clients' success. We view ourselves as partners, not just service providers, and we go above and beyond to deliver results that exceed expectations. Our approach is collaborative and transparent – we listen to our clients, understand their goals, and tailor our strategies to meet their needs.

Additionally, we believe in the power of data-driven decision-making. In today's digital age, data is king, and we leverage it to optimize our campaigns for maximum impact. Through analytics and performance tracking, we continuously refine our strategies, ensuring that our clients get the best possible return on their investment.

Furthermore, our team is comprised of some of the most talented and passionate individuals in the industry. Seasoned veterans, we bring together a tested range of perspectives and expertise, allowing us to tackle any challenge with creativity and innovation.


In conclusion, RocketDog Communications is honored to be recognized as one of the Best Advertising Agencies in Seattle and one of the Best Branding Agencies in San Diego. These awards are a testament to our dedication, creativity, and unwavering commitment to our clients' success. As we look to the future, we remain committed to pushing the boundaries of advertising and branding, setting new standards of excellence, and helping our clients achieve their goals. Thank you to everyone who has supported us on this incredible journey. Here's to many more successes in the years to come!

Interested in working with us on updating your Brand or next Advertising Campaign drop us a line!

April 24, 2024

The Manifest Recognizes RocketDog Communications as one of the Most-Reviewed Branding Agencies in Seattle

We’ve seen a huge shift in several industries as they look to crossover the digital landscape. One of the standout performers in the world today is the Branding industry and it is evident in its current popularity and demand on the internet. Learn more about the best and latest trends and strategies in the Branding industry in today’s digital market by partnering with our amazing team at RocketDog Communications! 

We are a full-service integrated design and marketing agency and our clients include Microsoft, Expedia, Girl Scouts of the USA, and many more. We collaborate with them on branding campaigns, the introduction of new products and services, and much more. We provide social media/mobile strategies and integration, email campaigns, branding, interactive websites, and marketing materials.

Today, we are proud to share with you that our invaluable efforts and contributions to the industry were recently recognized by The Manifest! They named us as one of the most-reviewed Branding agencies in Seattle and we are thrilled to finally share this with all of you.

Making it on the 2024 Manifest list was a positive feat for us again this year, and earning the same distinction once again goes to show our level of consistency and commitment.

“We are excited once again to be recognized as of the top agencies on The Manifest!” — Michael Elliott, President RocketDog Communications

For those who don’t know, The Manifest is a B2B research resource platform that aims to gather and verify the hard data, expert insights, and actionable advice that you need to build your brand and grow your business – to provide the practical business wisdom that manifests in your success.

Of course, we couldn’t have achieved this incredible award without the support of our clients. Thank you so much for helping us in bagging this recognition, we couldn’t have done it without all of you. 

Interested in working with us on your next Website, Advertising Campaign, or Logo project just drop us a line!

April 25, 2023

The Manifest Presents RocketDog Communications as Seattle’s Most Reviewed Design Agencies for 2023

Since 1999, we at RocketDog Communications, have been fiercely loyal and devoted to our clients. We strive to deliver the very best when it comes to their needs, aiming to help them with whatever endeavors they wish to pursue. Because of this dedication, we’ve created amazing brands that engage and drive stellar results.

Our commitment to our clients recently helped us achieve amazing recognition from a trusted industry resource. During the esteemed The Manifest Company Awards, RocketDog Communications was officially spotlighted as one of the most reviewed and recommended service providers from Seattle, Washington! According to their report, our team is a reliable partner for design and digital marketing solutions this 2023!

Making it on the 2022 Manifest list was a positive feat for us last year, and earning the same distinction once again goes to show our level of consistency and commitment.

“We are excited once again to be recognized as of the top agencies on The Manifest!” — Michael Elliott, President RocketDog Communications

For those of you who aren’t familiar with The Manifest, it’s an independent business news resource that publishes content like how-to steps and agency shortlists. Each year, the site holds an industry award to spotlight the stellar relationships formed by service providers with their clients. The award is given only to the top companies that earned the highest number of testimonials and ratings over the preceding year.

We cannot emphasize enough how grateful we are for our clients. The projects and support they’ve graciously bestowed upon us helped us become the company that we are today. We wouldn’t be celebrating this feat without their trust.

Thank you so much to everyone who cheered on and stood by us! RocketDog Communications is excited to see what else lies ahead for us.

April 30, 2022

RocketDog Communications was Named as one of the Most Reviewed Web Design Agencies in Seattle by The Manifest

We are very happy to announce that RocketDog has been recently named as one of the most reviewed Web design agencies in Seattle. According to The Manifest, our company was able to accumulate a substantial amount of reviews on their platform which brings us on the list of top web designers in our city.

We are excited once again to be recognized as of the top agencies on The Manifest!” - Michael Elliott, Owner of RocketDog Communications.

For those that don’t know, The Manifest is a business blog website that aims to gather and verify the hard data, expert insights, and actionable advice that you need to build your brand and grow your business – to provide the practical business wisdom that manifests in your success.

To be named as a leading company on The Manifest is truly a huge accomplishment for us. We can confidently say that this is one of the highlights of our 2022. It is not every day that we get to be recognized for our commitment to our craft. Of course, this award wouldn’t be possible without the help of our amazing clients and partners. Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your experience with us! 

Our clients have been vital to our success and we honestly couldn’t have done it without you. We look forward to working with all of you in the future! Thank you for trusting us with your business and for believing in our team.

Are interested in knowing more about us and the services we offer? Drop us a line! Our team is looking forward to working with you.

January 14, 2022

RocketDog Recognized by Design Rush as Leading Marketing Analytics Company

A fact that you can’t deny the data backs it up!

A marketing strategy is just one half of the equation. It is important to have analytics and data that proves that your methods of communication and outreach are working effectively. Unfortunately, many people in the creative field do not have the adequate resources allocated to properly track the fruit of their labor.

With analytics being such a difficult thing to attain, RocketDog is committed to being a Brand that helps businesses get the data they need to refine their marketing plan. This year, we are pleased to announce that we have been recognized by Design Rush as leading Marketing Analytics Company.

In short, marketing is not just an art, it’s also a science. If you are looking to engage a marketing analytics strategy that is proven to be effective, you can rely on the skilled team at RocketDog. Contact us today to learn more about the ways we can help your business.

January 14, 2022

RocketDog Named a Leading Instagram Marketing Company by Design Rush

We “Like” Hearing This! RocketDog has been named a leading Instagram Marketing Company by Design Rush.

In the current day and age, social media is one of the most critical factors of a marketing plan. In a social realm that is ever changing, it is important for brands to work with partners that are in the know of social trends. 

Although there are many different platforms that appeal to different audiences, Instagram is a platform that is preferred by many businesses. The reasons why Instagram is so crucial to businesses are numerous. For instance, it has been reported by Forbes magazine that since 2013 alone there have been over 100 billion posts on Facebook-owned platforms such as Twitter and LinkedIn! This means an incredible amount of traffic for marketers who want their brand noticed among all those other companies vying for attention from potential consumers.

With so much crowding in the market, it is important that companies have insight into the latest research and trends. If you are looking to take your Instagram marketing to the next level in 2022, contact RocketDog to find a solution that will work for you!

January 14, 2022

RocketDog Recognized as a Leading Small Business Branding Agency

Starting 2022 Off On The Right Foot! RocketDog is excited to once again be recognized as a leading small business branding agency.

Branding is a marketing term that many businesses cannot wrap their head around. Whether you own a large healthcare business or a small tech firm, it is important that you have partners that will help your brand reach the right audience. In many cases, it is beneficial to work with an agency that specializes in Branding. If this is the case, you can ensure that your business is being managed by someone who understands the ins and outs of Brand strategy.

This year, we’ve been lettered by Design Rush for our latest work that showcases how quickly and efficiently RocketDog can help your company stand out from the crowd! We've earned this award through helping businesses like yours reach their target audience with a personalized tone based on each client's unique selling point. We serve clients across America with an emphasis in Seattle, Austin & San Diego. 

Contact us today if your curiosity is piqued about what a rebrand could mean for your business.

July 9, 2021

Clutch recognizes RocketDog as one of the Top Web Design Agencies in Seattle

At RocketDog, we create experiences that enhance brand perception. We’re a full-service integrated design and marketing agency. We create digital products such as Websites and marketing materials, and we service launches, branding initiatives, email campaigns, social media strategies, and more. With over 22 years of experience, we are experts in customizing designs that connect and resonate with audiences. Through originality and innovation, we deliver solutions that drive customer engagement, employee commitment, and financial performance.

Recently, Clutch recognized our efforts and named us a Top Web Designer in Seattle!

Clutch is a B2B market research company in the heart of Washington, DC that aims to help businesses of all sizes identify and connect with the agencies they need to achieve their goals. They cover diverse industries, such as IT, advertising, and marketing, and their team of analysts conducts in-depth interviews with clients about the quality of their engagement with service providers. Clutch also carefully creates lists of the market leaders by industry and location, to enable companies to establish credibility and to allow buyers to find the right provider. 

That said, we’re proud to be a 2021 Clutch leader in our field. This award is a testament to our expertise as a design agency and our ability to deliver to our clients. “We are excited once again to be recognized as one of the top agencies on Clutch!” said RocketDog’s CEO. 

One of the reasons behind the award was our outstanding performance on Clutch. We currently have an average rating of 4.8 stars, with positive feedback from our past and current clients. One of them was the founder of a diversity consultancy group, who said, “We got exactly what we needed from RocketDog. They made the adjustments and delivered the design sensibility that got us exactly where we needed to go. It was a night and day change and made all the difference in presenting our work with a design edge that matched the hard work we had already put into it.” To read more reviews, visit our Clutch profile!

Start your next website, advertising campaign, or logo project with an award-winning agency! Contact us today, and let’s discuss how we can work together to reach your goals.

March 25, 2021

DesignRush recognizes RocketDog as a Top Digital Agency in San Diego and Seattle

Have you heard the news? RocketDog has been named one of the Top Digital Agencies by DesignRush. We are honored to be recognized alongside some of the most accomplished agencies in the industry. In both Seattle and San Diego, we employ a team of digital experts that create stunning collateral for every client that we work with.

So what does it mean to be a top digital agency? At RocketDog, there are a few unique characteristics that take our services to the next level.

  • We Leverage Industry Knowledge
    • At RocketDog, we encourage our team members to take courses, partake in studies, and implement practices that keep us up to date on the latest trends in digital marketing
  • Every Solution Is Customized
    • There is no “one-size-fits-all” solution when it comes to digital design. We work closely with each client to craft a solution that accomplishes their goals
  • We Create Solutions That Change The Way That People Experience Your Brand
    • At RocketDog, we are not in the business of creating boring marketing materials. We work with companies to truly transform the digital experience that people have with the Brand

Thank you for supporting the RocketDog team in both Seattle and San Diego. We are excited to continue assisting businesses with their digital needs.

If you are looking to renovate the way that people experience your Brand, contact RocketDog today.

March 13, 2021

DesignRush Recognizes RocketDog as a Top Social Media Agency in California

Over twenty years ago, Michael Elliott saw an opportunity in the marketing industry. As the methods for marketing were becoming more diverse, it was clear that a team of specialists was needed to effectively communicate across all channels. To solve this issue, Michael created RocketDog, a company that could align with their customer base to create effective Branding and marketing initiatives. Twenty years later, RocketDog has had the ability to partner with hundreds of brands across the country through its offices in California, Texas and headquarters, in Washington.

With the rise of social media, we have stayed on the cutting edge of trends, shifts, and disruptions that take place across all platforms. We have committed to help our clients conduct quality market research that improves the effectiveness of their social media efforts. 

We are thrilled to announce that we have been named as one of the Top Social Media Marketing Agencies in California by DesignRush.

Michael Elliott, the Design Commander of RocketDog, stated “I am so proud of the grit and determination that the team shows on a daily basis. Although social media trends are constantly shifting, they continue to uncover the right solutions for every customer.”

If you are looking to unleash your Brand potential through social media, contact the team at RocketDog today.

March 2, 2021

DesignRush Recognizes RocketDog as a Top Branding Agency in California

At RocketDog, Quality Branding Is At The Heart And Soul Of Every InitiativeWe Deliver

The team at RocketDog has continued to grow and develop over the last twenty years. Through our experience, we have learned many things. We have learned that it takes a team of incredible employees to develop effective marketing strategies. We have seen the impact that streamlined messaging has on overall success, top-line revenue, and brand reputation. In addition, we have learned that quality Branding can transform the success of a company. 

We are humbled to announce that we have been recognized as one of the Top Branding Agencies in the State of California by DesignRush. Alongside many other amazing companies, we have the ability to bring creative campaigns, effective strategies, and quality collateral to our clients across the state.  Over the last two decades, we have been able to help design captivating Branding materials for our customer base across California and Washington.

Branding is much more than a color scheme and an eye-catching logo. Branding encompasses the language, tone, and images that are utilized by your company. Every touchpoint in the customer experience can make or break your reputation. Because this experience is comprehensive, we employ social media gurus, designers, copywriters, and strategists that work together to develop a cohesive plan.

If you are looking to develop your Brand reputation while increasing reach and awareness, contact RocketDog today.

August 4, 2020

RocketDog Recognized as a Top Creative Services and Advertising Agency in the Seattle Market

We are super excited to announce that RocketDog has been recognized by Clutch for our consistent and excellent work for our fantastic clients. Clutch is recognizing RocketDog as a “Top Creative and Design Agency” and a “Top Advertising and Marketing Agency.” With over twenty years of market experience, the RocketDog team has continued to grow and innovate so that we can change the way people interact with our client’s Brands.

Michael Elliott, the Design Commander of RocketDog, is excited to see the continued success that RocketDog has experienced in the Seattle market. Michael commented, “It’s always great to be recognized for the awesome solutions we've delivered for our clients. As a team, we excel in delivering a wide range of services, including interactive Web design, traditional and digital marketing solutions, and social media strategies. We have continued to work closely with our clients to help them build deeper connections with their customers.” 

RocketDog excels when we can dig deep with our clients and deliver creative solutions that have an impact . What makes us shine in the Seattle market:

  • We have continued to grow over the last two decades by delivering effective creative solutions
  • As a full-service agency, we are able to deliver services for many different industries
  • We are flexible and willing to do the hard work that is necessary to create Branding that lasts for many years

RocketDog is excited to continue delivering outstanding work in the Seattle market. We are grateful to be recognized by Clutch alongside other great creative services agencies. Throughout this unprecedented time, we are thankful to have a group of collaborators that stands together through thick and thin. If you are interested in the marketing, design, or creative services of RocketDog, reach out today.

June 24, 2020

RocketDog Recognized As a Top Advertising Agency in Seattle

Expertise is a company that works to connect people with local professionals that are experts in their field. This year, RocketDog is thrilled to be recognized as a “Top 24 Advertising Agency in Seattle.” The Expertise award is composed of five different components:

  • Reputation
  • Credibility
  • Experience
  • Availability
  • Professionalism

RocketDog has consistently shown excellence across all five components of this award. The team at RocketDog is excited and thankful to have continued support from some great companies across the Seattle market.

With many outstanding agencies located throughout Seattle, RocketDog is thrilled to be ranked among them. With over twenty years of experience in the advertising industry, RocketDog has continued to show their professionalism and experience by delivering creative solutions to clients across a variety of different industries.

Michael Elliott, the Design Commander at RocketDog, stated “Seattle is a city full of great agencies, creative professionals and innovative Brands. We are grateful to be recognized for our ability to create Branding that helps our clients take their business to the next level. We are working hard to continue to grow each and every year. I am inspired by the creative work that is being done by our team and I always enjoy seeing great work from the other agencies recognized by Expertise.”

RocketDog creates experiences that change the way people interact with the Brands we work with. If you are interested in learning more about the RocketDog areas of expertise, contact us today.

September 5, 2013

RocketDog Communications Receives 2013 Washington Excellence Award

RocketDog Communications receives 2013 Washington Excellence Award 

- September 13th 2013 -  RocketDog Communications has been selected for the 2013 Washington Excellence Award amongst all its peers and competitors by the Small Business Institute for Excellence in Commerce (SBIEC).

Each year the SBIEC conducts business surveys and industry research to identify companies that have achieved demonstrable success in their local business environment and industry category. They are recognized as having enhanced the commitment and contribution of small businesses through service to their customers and community. Small businesses of this caliber enhance the consumer driven stature that Washington is renowned for.

RocketDog Communications has consistently demonstrated a high regard for upholding business ethics and company values which is a trait seldom found in its industry. This recognition by SBIEC marks a significant achievement as an emerging leader within various competitors and is setting benchmarks that the industry should follow.

As part of the industry research and business surveys, various sources of information were gathered and analyzed to choose the selected companies in each category. This research is part of an exhaustive process that encapsulates a year long immersion in the business climate of Washington.


The SBIEC is a leading authority on researching, evaluating and recognizing companies across a wide spectrum of industries that meet its stringent standards of excellence. It has spearheaded the idea of independent enterprise and entrepreneurial growth allowing businesses of all sizes to be recognized locally and encouraged globally.

Particular emphasis is given to meeting and exceeding industry benchmarks for customer service, product quality and ethical practices. Industry leading standards and practices have been developed and implementation of the same has been pioneered by the dedicated efforts of the business community and commerce leadership.

September 4, 2013

RocketDog Communications Receives 1st and 2nd Place in Regional Print Competition

RocketDog Communications of Seattle, Washington received an award for outstanding achievement in Catalog and Promotional Campaigns in the 2nd Annual PrintROCKS! Awards, a region-wide printing competition hosted by the Pacific Printing & Imaging Association (PPI), a trade association for printing and the graphic arts in Alaska, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Oregon and Washington

RocketDog received 1st Place in Catalogs and 2nd Place for Promotional Campaigns. The company’s winning submission was a print piece/brochure for Wimmer Solutions. Click here to view the winning brochure.

We LOVE to hear this kind of feedback from our client
“You f-ing ROCK! That thing is on like Donkey Kong!"
– Matt Suri, Owner, Wimmer Solutions

“We are so proud of our winning team,” said Michael Elliott, VP of RocketDog. “It’s an honor to be recognized by the industry as a company that produces top quality, award winning materials.” Jules Van Sant, PPI Executive Director, agrees. “RocketDog should be very proud of their company’s achievement and the excellent work done by their employees.”

The PrintROCKS! Award recognizes those responsible for the creation and production of print communications in the region. The competition promotes excellence in print communications and rewards companies and individuals who produce the best in print media.

January 21, 2013

RocketDog Excited to be Named One of Seattle’s Top 25 Graphic Design Firms Again

Once again, RocketDog makes the list of Top Graphic Design Firms in Seattle by the Puget Sound Business Journal. RocketDog continues to grow and expand its expertise in the arena of design, branding and integrated marketing solutions.

"As a team we are excited to be included again in a list of Top Graphic Design firms in Seattle, for nearly 10 years now. The team has worked to create some amazing solutions for our clients over the years." - Michael Elliott, Principal

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