Reject cynicism.

Defy apathy

Celebrate good.

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We are BitterSweet

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We’re an award-winning, full-service creative agency specializing in creative strategy, branding, graphic design, content production, video production, UX/UI design, web development, and social media marketing. Headquarted in Washington, DC, we’ve written, designed, photographed, and filmed for hundreds of clients large and small since 2009. Our team is led with expertise and vision by directors Kate Schmidgall, Dave Baker, and Obiekwe “Obi” Okolo.

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Publication Design

Publication design, typesetting, print management

Leadership Foundations

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Creative Strategy, Copywriting, Messaging, Event Experience, Podcast Production, Identity and Branding, Film production, Website Design and Development

Brand expansion, event support, environmental design, and content production to support evolving needs

Stand Together Foundation

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Identity and Branding, Website Design and Development

Identity and branding overhaul, web design + development, messaging

Evidence Action

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Identity and Branding

Hospitality branding, logo design, illustration, menu design

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Each service is tailored to meet the specific needs of our clients, ensuring every project is executed with precision and creativity.