A boutique design agency based in the Bay Area

We help purpose-driven marketers cultivate strong relationships and expand their outreach with modern and captivating design.

We’ll translate your messaging into design that shines a light on your brand and helps you build a community of customers and supporters.

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"We didn't have a design resource at all and were struggling to keep up with demand of what we needed using basic templates in Canva. Olivia is quick, understands our business and concepts easily. She is also a pleasure to work with. We've grown our member base from 1,000 to 11,000 since working with Acton Circle."

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Jamie Gatto
Head of Marketing

A design agency that fills the gap

Is your backlog of design projects keeping you from making an impact?

As a growing business, it can be tough to turn your big vision for changing the world into inspirational or educational content and digital experiences. You’re not at the point where you’re ready to hire a full-time, in-house designer, but you feel the overwhelm creeping in as you review the steady flow of design requests each week.

We are here to bridge the gap. Acton Circle is your dedicated design agency for graphic design and web design that resonates and motivates.

What can we help you accomplish today?

You’ve got big plans and even bigger dreams. It’s time we made them happen.

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I need help launching a new product, offer, or service

Let's go
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I’m looking for ongoing help with everyday marketing design

Let's get to work
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I want to attract and inspire more supporters and donors

Let's do this
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I need to build a stronger connection between our people and our mission

Let's get started

Not sure exactly what you need, but know you need help? 

Start by browsing our previous projects and client work to get inspired and see what’s possible!

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This could be you!

We designed marketing materials that wowed Bexa's customers, clients, and employees.

Think about the last time you input your credit card information into a form on a sketchy-looking website...that's right you didn't (at least I hope not)

Yes, it's true, good design DOES build trust.

Does your website and marketing materials help you cultivate trustworthy relationships with your beneficiaries, donors, and supporters?

Our client, Bexa, walked away with marketing materials that enabled them to launch a new division of their company. Their newly branded materials wowed their customers, clients, and employees. Now they can confidently market their services to underserved communities who need them most.

What if there was a way you could partner with a designer to build a trustworthy brand that you are proud of?

There are tons of great designers out there, but maybe you don't know where to find them or don't have the time, or patience, to manage someone else.

If this is you, you’re in the right place! My name is Olivia and I am the founder of Acton Circle, a boutique graphic design agency, where we focus on the details, build trustworthy brands, and impress your audiences.

Here at Acton Circle, we understand you're not a designer; and fortunately, you don't need to be one when working with us. We are committed to delivering high-quality design and a seamless creative process.

We learn about your mission/audience, find ways to easily collaborate, and deliver designs within days.

See our work for yourself

How you can work with our design agency

We are your committed, outsourced support that functions like an in-house team

done for you

Custom Design

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Your graphic and web design projects are piling up—collateral, infographics, eBooks, one-pagers, social posts, and more. We can take care of it! We will extend your team and deliver design projects according to your needs each month.

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We're working on a new subscription that will enable you amplify your mission and master your storytelling through stunning visuals, all while controlling costs of high-quality design work.
Coming Summer 2022!

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Kind words from happy clients

Kind words from our happy clients!

"Beyond the beautiful final product what we love most about Olivia is how she works. She not only works quickly and flawlessly, but she adds value to the process by asking critical clarifying questions, effectively managing expectations, and offering a variety of creative solutions to challenges along the way. Without a doubt, any time spent with Olivia is money well spent."

Eric Bass
Former Digital Marketing Manager
True Link Financial

Great to work with and incredibly efficient. Excellent outcome and design for us that will stay with the brand for a long time to come. Included great support. Also very impressed by their ability to do conceptual mock-ups without the need for an expensive print. A+

Petros Palandjian
Good Filling

"Olivia is super responsive and understands our asks. She is a dream to work with! We were able to launch a new section of our website that was delayed because of hiccups from the previous developer...so we are able to engage on that portion of the site and have a lot of impact."

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Holly Bullard
Chief Strategy and Development Officer
Florida Policy Institute