We work with you to build a brand
that connects people to your business.

There is nothing small about small business.  We work with courageous leaders, entrepreneurs and start-ups to communicate their ideas, passion, and purpose to the people who will benefit from it most.  With over 15 years experience helping startups and small businesses overcome the odds, we have the knowledge to position your business to succeed.

Sharp Creative has the unique ability to listen to groups of people and translate ideas visually.
— Bob Schunicht, Landform

Our process is purpose-built to discover and promote the unique things that make your business great.  We share your drive and entrepreneurial spirit, which allows us to dive deep to deliver the insight to identify and solve brand challenges.  

Our goal is simple: To position your business for success.



Our proprietary discovery process, WHETSTONE, further sharpens your understanding of your business, your competition and your customers.  It's also the foundation we build upon to create and position your brand, and it can only be found here.



Once we help you discover where to focus your efforts, we build a plan to get you there.  With extensive experience positioning SMBs in a variety of markets, we work with you to create an actionable plan to reach your audience. 



An effective plan deserves effective execution.  Our breadth of design and production experience delivers a focused and coordinated system of marketing materials that present your brand perfectly across a variety of media channels.

People first.  

It's how we interact with you, and how we build brands that resonate with your audience.

Award-winning results in brand consulting and design.


Brand Positioning

Customer Profiles

Demographic + Psychographic Analysis

Business + Product Naming

Strategic Budget Planning


Brand Strategy

Campaign Planning

Multi-Touch Marketing Strategy

Sales Process Analysis

Comprehensive Sign Planning

Content Strategy


Logo & Identity Design

Brand Standards

Sales Kits & Collateral Systems

Websites & E-Marketing

Interior & Exterior Sign Design

Trade Show Environments

Motion Graphics

Let's show the world all you have to offer.



Sharp Creative, LLC

612 460 8110

Crown Roller Mill Building
105 Fifth Avenue South
Suite 513
Minneapolis, MN 55401

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Our People

Ben Harris
Managing Partner

Ben has built brands for over 16 years, producing award-winning creative solutions for his clients in a variety of markets, and he's worn every hat in the industry along the way.

Chris Haar
Sign Production Manager

Chris has a wealth of knowledge in sign design, fabrication and code requirements.  His skills as a designer complement his ability to produce high level work for his clients.


Mohamed Yousif
Business Development, Marketing Strategy

Mohamed joined the Sharp team after earning his degree from Carlson School of Management and the School of Design.  His bright, articulate nature is a perfect fit for our team.

Darren Lazan, RLA

Darren's expertise in retail and shopping center site design is based on an in-depth understanding of the complexities of both the development business and the strategy required to create successful projects.