Give your brand precision & clarity.

Your #1 asset is your brand. It's your vibe, your best friend.

At Crate, we view your brand within these elements in mind: your logo/identity, what clients think of you, what internal meetings look like, how staff talk about your culture after hours, and the content you share socially. We listen, take killer notes, and create a true brand personality your team & clients understand and appreciate. And it starts with the value & authority you give it.

We want to help build your brand personality - so your team, and others, can see that value. So you have real, lasting relationships - trusting you.

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What wakes up a crate?

Creating value & authority in brands.

If you don't earn the trust of those who see your brand, you'll lose. Period. Doing business, gaining (then sustaining) customers, has never been harder. Success even looks different now. You must be seen transparent, relatable and - clear! And that's where Crate can help out.

Services we offer

Wait, are you another ad agency? No.

Why choose crate.


We guarantee we will produce high-quality work for your company. Much ROI.

More Bang

We'll save you boo-koos of money at a much faster turnaround than other places.


We stay at the top of our game - so you can stay on top of yours.


The sky's the limit once we get started, working toward one common goal - growth.

Our relationships

Available for Coaching/Mentoring

Need a boost in your own creative world? New to marketing and advertising? Just out of college? Have an internal creative department and want to inspire them? Cliff Hilton is available for speaking engagements, whether it's 4-week sessions or routinely stepping in as your creative ambassador - Crate can facilitate it.
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In-house teams

Supplying the creative energy designers, copywriters, social media pros need can be difficult. Schedule Cliff for a 4-week creative regimen today and give them the confidence boost they deserve.

Solo creatives

Freelancing can drain you. It's one thing to find the work, it's another doingit. Give us a call and setup weekly one-on-ones to discuss things like: creativity as a career, value-based pricing, networking strategies, or business beyond design. 

Marketing firms

With 20+ years of experience, Cliff can support (and excite) your creative and account staff. Working together is the best - but you have to get the very best out of very different personalities.  Book now


Heart of a lion

Coming from ad agencies, flying solo as an in-house creative, and working freelance - Cliff's experienced some pretty crazy things - and he wants to share them with you. 
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