1610 Menard Street,
St. Louis, MO 63104

+1 314 241 1710

© 2018 Obata Design.

What We Do

Great Results

Our comprehensive in-house capabilities allow us to be both efficient and effective. Our design-guided processes and strategy-driven approach are demonstrated in everything we do.

Our Services


Whether we are building a new brand or building upon an existing one, Obata applies a strategy-driven approach. We consider positioning, utilization and other elements as part of the whole brand personality.

Obata Branding Services Include:
  • Brand Development and Evolution
  • Brand Strategy and Positioning
  • Brand Systems and Implementation
  • Core Messaging Development
  • Naming and Identity Development


Our Communications solutions help our clients achieve their most complex business goals. We can position a company to investors; recruit, train and retain employees; report sustainability efforts to broader stakeholders and more.

Obata Communications Services Include:
  • Core Messaging Development
  • Corporate Communications
  • Employee Communications
  • Financial Communications
  • Sustainability Communications


At Obata we understand that a brand’s digital presence must be central to its overall strategy and needs to be considered at all phases of identity creation, not just at the end. We weave considerations of digital applications throughout each step of the creative process.

Obata Digital Services Include:
  • Analytics Review and Consultation
  • Application Design and Development
  • Content Management Systems (CMS)
  • CMS Training
  • Content Development
  • Digital Strategy
  • Hosting Consultation
  • Microsite Design and Development
  • Online Advertising
  • Responsive Design
  • Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
  • Site Maintenance and Management
  • Social Media
  • Website Design and Development


Our Marcom solutions span across media channels to influence the decisions, actions and purchases of prospects and customers.

Obata Marcom Services Include:
  • Advertising and Promotions
  • Core Messaging Development
  • Environmental Graphics
  • Marketing and Sales Collateral
  • Microsite Design and Development
  • Packaging Design


Obata has in-house photography capabilities that are globally experienced in a wide variety of environments and we shoot both still and video on each shot. Our team offers extensive knowledge and experience in image coordination, art direction, image retouching and photography.

Obata Photography Services Include:
  • Asset Storage
  • Color Management
  • Image Capture
  • Image Library Building
  • Pre-Production, Production, and Post-Production


Obata’s comprehensive in-house production and editing capabilities allow us to quickly and efficiently produce unique and creative videos. We make it easy for clients to leverage this medium by minimizing disruption with small on-site crews and attainable budgets and we shoot both still and video on each shot.

Obata Video Services Include:
  • Asset Storage
  • Core Messaging Development and Scriptwriting
  • Editing
  • Motion Graphics
  • Pre-Production, Production, and Post-Production
  • Sound Studio
  • Video Capture