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Elevate Branding Inc.

Elevate Branding is a creative consultancy exciting the potential of brands through strategy, identity design, and architectural environments. We shape the meaning and experience of brands to inspire the trust and loyalty of people. Our practice specializes in the hospitality, healthcare and AEC industry.


From concept to launch, we help corporations of all sizes differentiate their value to maximize their reach. Our comprehensive approach explores the intersection of business, branding, and design to craft a unique continuum from pixel to paper to place and beyond.

Paige Thomas

Paige Thomas is the Co-Founder and Managing Principal of Elevate Branding, Inc., a creative consultancy focused on shaping the meaning of brands through strategy, identity, and experiential design. Paige’s undeniable interest in the performing and visual arts inspired her training in violin and over a decade of training in classical ballet at the Virginia Ballet Theater, the Governor’s School for the Arts, and the Dance Theater of Harlem in New York.


Paige’s multidisciplinary past conditioned her to successfully pursue a Masters in Architecture at Hampton University and the Graphic Communications program at Old Dominion University. She also practiced as a residential intern architect before transitioning into brand development and design for small service and product companies. Paige’s efforts eventually led to the receipt of multiple design awards including those by the American Advertising Federation and Graphic Design USA.


As a designer, visionary, and an entrepreneur, Paige is always striving to help her clients realize and reach their
highest potential. She is presently a board member of Best Buddies’ Tampa Bay Chapter and the Tampa Bay Foundation for Architecture and Design. She is also an Associate member of the AIA’s Tampa Bay Chapter, and NEWH’s Orlando Chapter.

Paige Thomas
Co-Founder and Managing Principal