Building brands that build community

At Spruce Creative, we believe every organization has the power to make our communities better places to live, work, and play. But it takes more than passion and expertise to make change. To bring people together—to move things forward—takes the right story expressed in a way that connects us to one another.

From light rail transit to national health leadership, Indigenous post-secondary education to local music development, we work with our clients to uncover their unique truths and help communicate a clear expression of their brand values in a way that supports their business goals.

About Spruce

We are a small team of writers, designers and developers who root our work in strategy and creativity. We’re Ottawa’s go-to community development agency, with a special focus in associations, events, arts and culture, sport and infrastructure.

Our team comes from a variety of different design and communications backgrounds. Together, we offer a wide range of services that will help you tell your story and tap into the right market for your goals.

Here are just a few of our services.

  • Brand Strategy

    • Brand Audits
    • Competitor Audits
    • Qualitative Research
    • Quantitative Research
    • Stakeholder Interviews
    • Partner & Audience Interviews
    • Brand & Comm Strategy
    • Brand Architecture
  • Brand Identity

    • Naming
    • Logomarks
    • Brand Identity Systems
    • Brand Standards
    • Print & Collateral
    • Displays & Signage
  • Campaigns

    • Concept Development
    • Copywriting
    • Digital & Experiential
    • Broadcast & Motion Graphics
    • Video
  • Digital

    • UI/UX Design
    • Content Marketing
    • Web Development
    • Analytics
    • Wireframing
    • Email Marketing
    • Search & Social Advertising
    • SEO
  • Social

    • Social Media Strategy
    • Community Management
    • Community Engagement
    • Media Monitoring

Our Clients

Whether you’re an Association, Community-building company, NGO, Not-For-Profit, Government Agency or Public Institution, we have the expertise and skills to help you connect with your market.
We’re not saying we’re good. They are.

  • City of Ottawa
  • Run Ottawa
  • Red Apron
  • The Ottawa Hospital
  • Wesley Clover Parks
  • Payments Canada
  • Canadian College of Health Leaders
  • Wabano
  • LFMO
  • Operation Lifesaver
  • Canada Army Run
  • Mashkawazìwogamig
  • Indigenous Institutes Consortium
  • Makigiaqta
  • Canada Green Building Council
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Talk to Us

We’re always excited to talk about your projects. Send us an email, or call us at 613-482-0603