BLACKBIRD

BLACKBIRD

BRANDING A BRAND STRATEGY AND BUSINESS INNOVATION FIRM

BRANDING A BRAND STRATEGY AND BUSINESS INNOVATION FIRM

Blackbird launched as a marketing & business innovation agency that uses consumer intelligence, strategy, and creativity to solve problems, create opportunities, and propel growth for industry leaders and the challengers out to disrupt them. Blackbird was founded by Ross Martin, the Emmy & Peabody award-winning former head of Marketing & Engagement for Viacom. At the beginning of 2020 (2.5 years after launch), Blackbird joined data science firm Schireson and creative agency Stun to form a new modern marketing company, Known.

  

Blackbird launched as a marketing & business innovation agency that uses consumer intelligence, strategy, and creativity to solve problems, create opportunities, and propel growth for industry leaders and the challengers out to disrupt them. Blackbird was founded by Ross Martin, the Emmy & Peabody award-winning former head of Marketing & Engagement for Viacom. At the beginning of 2020 (2.5 years after launch), Blackbird joined data science firm Schireson and creative agency Stun to form a new modern marketing company, Known.  

Blackbird launched as a marketing & business innovation agency that uses consumer intelligence, strategy, and creativity to solve problems, create opportunities, and propel growth for industry leaders and the challengers out to disrupt them. Blackbird was founded by Ross Martin, the Emmy & Peabody award-winning former head of Marketing & Engagement for Viacom. At the beginning of 2020 (2.5 years after launch), Blackbird joined data science firm Schireson and creative agency Stun to form a new modern marketing company, Known.

  

branding
UI / UX DESIGN
MARKETING
LAUNCH TEAM

branding
UI / UX DESIGN
STRATEGY
MARKETING
LAUNCH TEAM

Role CREATIVE DIRECTOR

Role CREATIVE DIRECTOR

Select Clients ROCKEFELER CENTER / CNN / WARNERMEDIA / TURNER / CHEDDAR / VIACOMCBS / RUBENSTEIN

Select Clients ROCKEFELER CENTER / CNN / WARNERMEDIA / TURNER / CHEDDAR / VIACOMCBS / RUBENSTEIN

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Brand snapshot
Brand Snapshot
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Logo lockup
Mark construction
Mark construction

LOGO INSPIRATION: EXCERPT FROM THE POEM
"THIRTEEN WAYS OF LOOKING AT A BLACKBIRD" BY WALLACE STEVENS

LOGO INSPIRATION: EXCERPT FROM THE POEM
"THIRTEEN WAYS OF LOOKING AT A BLACKBIRD" 
BY WALLACE STEVENS

LOGO INSPIRATION: EXCERPT FROM THE POEM
"THIRTEEN WAYS OF LOOKING AT A BLACKBIRD" 
BY WALLACE STEVENS

LOGO INSPIRATION: EXCERPT FROM THE POEM "THIRTEEN WAYS OF LOOKING AT A BLACKBIRD" BY WALLACE STEVENS

“AMONG 20 SNOWY MOUNTAINS,
THE ONLY MOVING THING
WAS THE EYE OF THE BLACKBIRD.”

“AMONG 20 SNOWY MOUNTAINS,
THE ONLY MOVING THING
WAS THE EYE OF THE BLACKBIRD."

Website
Website
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BLACKBIRD BRAND VALUES:

BLACKBIRD BRAND VALUES:

“HUNT THE HIDDEN MIGHT.
BE THE DJ. FIRE. BE HUMAN.”

“HUNT THE HIDDEN MIGHT.
BE THE DJ. FIRE. BE HUMAN."

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Letterhead & Business Card
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Email Signature
Email Signature
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Blackbird Leaders Social Cards
Blackbird Leaders Social Cards

RESULTS

RESULTS

RESULTS

MERGER

MERGER

MERGER

IN EARLY 2020 BLACKBIRD JOINED DATA SCIENCE FIRM SCHIRESON & CREATIVE AGENCY STUN TO FORM A NEW MODERN MARKETING COMPANY, KNOWN

IN EARLY 2020 BLACKBIRD JOINED DATA SCIENCE FIRM SCHIRESON & CREATIVE AGENCY STUN TO FORM A NEW MODERN MARKETING COMPANY, KNOWN

We’re elevating our game and expanding our capabilities by connecting what makes Blackbird so indispensable to marketers — with more of the data science, consumer intelligence and breakthrough creative they need to achieve their potential."

We’re elevating our game and expanding our capabilities by connecting what makes Blackbird so indispensable to marketers — with more of the data science, consumer intelligence and breakthrough creative they need to achieve their potential."

We’re elevating our game and expanding our capabilities by connecting what makes Blackbird so indispensable to marketers — with more of the data science, consumer intelligence and breakthrough creative they need to achieve their potential."

We’re elevating our game and expanding our capabilities by connecting what makes Blackbird so indispensable to marketers — with more of the data science, consumer intelligence and breakthrough creative they need to achieve their potential."

- ROSS MARTIN, CEO OF BLACKBIRD, KNOWN ANNOUNCEMENT

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