We’re going to start things off with a little exercise. Sit back, relax and imagine a typical marketing, interactive, graphic design or advertising agency. Got it? Okay, now get that preposterous image out of your head because Oblique is absolutely nothing like that.

Oblique Design is a Boulder ad agency that looks at things from a slightly different angle. We’re a little bit off, but trust us, it’s in all the right ways.

Around here, if something wants to sit still, we’ll probably shake it up. And if there’s a line that has no business being there, we’ll cross it like nobody’s business. You see, we live and invent on an angle, first asking the right questions and then letting our creativity slide like an avalanche all over your brand.


Let’s face it ladies and gentlemen, we love brands. And we can’t resist the chance to help make yours its best with logo design, naming and taglines, stationary suites and more.

Websites need to do more than just look pretty. We’ll make sure yours has a gale-force user experience and high-ranking SEO to boot. Even video and animation if you’re up for it.


Ads. Brochures. Packaging. Direct mail. Collateral. Other stuff that comes out of a printer. We design it, we write it and we coordinate the entire process from concept to completion.


Knowledge is power. The more we know about you, your brand, your dreams, vision, and goals, the better we work together and conquer the world. It’s our job to help you recalibrate and get you back out there with an injection of new inspiration.


Oblique Blog

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WBENC: Women’s Business Enterprise National Certification

The Women’s Business Enterprise National Council is the nation’s largest third-party certifier of businesses owned and operated by women in the United States. WBENC is a resource for the thousands of U.S. companies and government agencies that rely on WBENC’s certification as an integral part of their supplier diversity programs.

WBENC’s national standard of certification process is meticulous, and includes an in-depth review of the business and a site inspection. The certification process is designed to confirm that the business is at least 51% owned, operated and controlled by a woman or women. Oblique Design is 100% owned by Janice Ferrante and has been since its inception in 2002.

“We are so pleased to receive this important certification by WBENC and we are honored to be a part of this great organization that promotes and fosters growth for women-owned businesses.”
Janice Ferrante, founder and CEO of Oblique Design.