Brand Strategy

As a small marketing communications agency in Los Angeles we’ll help maximize your budget and reach. We offer expert creative services—from copywriting and design to websites and social media marketing.

Copy Writing

Hire us for copywriting and editing, and we’ll deliver crisp and clear communication that gets results. Count on us for effective websites, marketing kits, brochures, taglines, and product names.

Graphic Design

Our team will develop a fresh, standout image for your brand, product, or service. From brand identity and marketing collateral to print advertising and logo design.

Videos & Photography

Win new customers and convert more sales with beautiful HD videos and photography. From professional product and head shots to sales and web videos.

Web Design

Our senior-level designers can develop a better experience for your customers with responsive web design. From branded sites and client intranets to e-commerce and blogs.

Social Marketing

Let us help you reach more prospects and impress more customers. We can create and manage an effective social media campaign. From Facebook and Twitter to Instagram and LinkedIn.

Building your brand

We may be a small marketing communications agency in Los Angeles. But we have mighty big resources. And our expertise is top notch. First we’ll get to know your needs, goals, and challenges. Then we develop a smart strategy with our own, unique creative brief. It prompts you to answer critical questions and gives us vital insight. We’ll dig deep to understand your audience and benefits. Then, after we truly know you, we’ll begin the creative process. The result: a memorable brand that delivers results for your organization.

Delivering synergy

All of our creative partners have worked with each other extensively over the years. Which means we have chemistry that yields bold, creative work—just like you’d get at a full-service agency. Plus, our team process is more efficient than if you hired random freelancers who don’t know each other’s strengths and weaknesses. Ultimately we can provide more synergy in your marketing and more efficiency in your spending.

Project availability

Need help yesterday? Think of Dean Creative as your “on call” ad agency. We understand that great opportunities often pop up. And sometimes you simply need help in a bind. In our former agency lives we’ve managed one crisis after another. So if you need graphic design support or a freelance copywriter in Los Angeles and beyond, Contact us. We’ll mobilize a team to solve the problem. Put out the fire. Save the day. And wow the client.

We work with great clients in many industries

Our experience spans just about every industry from entertainment, communications, and technology to government, associations, and nonprofits.

Brian Dean


Peggy Kearns Dean


Don Summers


Chuck Myers


Laura Herzog


Aaron Orner


Carolyn Cukierman


William Patterson


Mason Summers


Dean Creative always comes through with fresh, innovative marketing ideas. The team is a pleasure to work with, and they always go the extra mile!

Robert McNamara, SCENA THEATRE

Whenever they deliver creative work, I usually react by saying: 'I love it!' Dean Creative is responsive, on the ball, and a true extension of my team.

Marketing Official, US FEDERAL AGENCY

I count on Brian and Peggy for creative concepts, fresh copywriting, and great partnership. We develop smart work for the arts, nonprofits, and high-tech.

Don Summers, S2 DESIGN LAB

 Virtual Agency. Tangible Results.

Dean Creative is a group of senior-level freelancers with a combined century of expertise. We team up on a variety of creative projects to offer you affordable marketing services. Together, we’re your small marketing communications agency in Los Angeles. The principal is Brian Dean, a freelance copywriter and creative director who has worked for a variety of ad agencies for 25 years. His specialty is branding, conceptual print advertising, and websites. His partner, Peggy Kearns Dean, is a copywriter and social media manager with expertise in nonprofit, entertainment, and e-marketing. Along with our senior graphic designers and art directors, we’ll give you a greater value for your marketing investment. Dean Creative is based outside LA in Redondo Beach, CA—a mile south of the iconic Redondo Pier near the Hollywood Riviera Village. Yet, we work for diverse organizations around the US. Some of our freelance partners have worked for big ad agencies or design firms in Washington DC, Northern Virginia and Philadelphia. Others have worked for corporations or nonprofits in Pittsburgh, Cleveland and Austin. As a small marketing communications agency in Los Angeles, we can manage any  project efficiently. From brand development and advertising campaigns to web development and video production. We even help clients with product naming, tagline development, and new product launches, too. Need a unique creative skill? We’ll tap our network and hire the right freelancer for your project. In reality, Dean Creative can be as big or small as you need it to be. Intrigued? Contact us now.