A Studio of Our Own

Certified B Corporation

United Kingdom, United Kingdom

Certified Since

November 2021


Other info service activities


Service with Minor Environmental Footprint

Operates In

United Kingdom

A Studio of Our Own delivers award-winning, jargon-busting, eye-catching, fund-raising, no-nonsense brand strategy, identity and communications design. When you're in the thick of it — chasing customers, trying to grow — it's often hard to see the bigger picture. It's easy to lose connection with the people you’re meant to be working for. We help by providing a new perspective. Challenging comfortable assumptions, asking difficult questions. Then we deliver the strategy to change those problems into opportunities. Most agencies pull out the big guns to win clients, then before the ink is dry, they hand it over to others to do the real work. That isn't us. We're small by design. Small because we love getting to know our clients, their businesses, their customers. When they bring a business problem to us, they get our time, our attention, our experience. And because we're small, because it's our studio, there's no-one to hide behind. There’s no benefit in toeing the line, taking the safe route. No half measures. We believe business can be done better, and we’re here to help you prove it.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, A Studio of Our Own earned an overall score of 94.8. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
94.8 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 16.1

The Governance Impact Area evaluates a company's overall mission, engagement around its social and environmental impact, ethics, and transparency. This section also evaluates the ability of a company to protect their mission and formally consider stakeholders in decision making through their corporate structure (e.g. benefit corporation) or corporate governing documents.

Mission & Engagement2.5
Ethics & Transparency3.6
+ Mission Locked10

What is this? A company with an Impact Business Model is intentionally designed to create a specific positive outcome for one of its stakeholders - such as workers, community, environment, or customers.

Workers 30.3

The Workers Impact Area evaluates a company's contributions to its employees' financial security, health and safety, wellness, career development, as well as overall engagement and satisfaction. In addition, this section recognizes business models designed to benefit workers, such as companies that are at least 40% owned by non-executive employees and those that have workforce development programs to support individuals with barriers to employment.

Financial Security8.5
Health, Wellness, & Safety6.0
Career Development4.1
Engagement & Satisfaction6.1

Community 33.5

The Community Impact Area evaluates a company's engagement with and impact on the communities in which it operates, hires from, and sources from. Topics include diversity, equity, and inclusion; economic impact; civic engagement; charitable giving; and supply chain management. In addition, this section recognizes business models that are designed to address specific community-oriented problems, such as poverty alleviation through fair trade sourcing or distribution via microenterprises, producer cooperative models, locally focused economic development, and formal charitable giving commitments.

Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion5.8
Economic Impact6.4
Civic Engagement & Giving4.4
Supply Chain Management1.2
+ Designed to Give13

What is this? A company with an Impact Business Model is intentionally designed to create a specific positive outcome for one of its stakeholders - such as workers, community, environment, or customers.

Environment 12.5

The Environment Impact Area evaluates a company's overall environmental management practices as well as its impact on the air, climate, water, land, and biodiversity. This includes the direct impact of a company's operations and, when applicable, its supply chain and distribution channels. This section also recognizes companies with environmentally innovative production processes and those that sell products or services that have a positive environmental impact. Some examples might include products and services that create renewable energy, reduce consumption or waste, conserve land or wildlife, provide less toxic alternatives to the market, or educate people about environmental problems.

Environmental Management4.6
Air & Climate4.8
Land & Life3.0

Customers 2.3

The Customers Impact Area evaluates a company's stewardship of its customers through the quality of its products and services, ethical marketing, data privacy and security, and feedback channels. In addition, this section recognizes products or services that are designed to address a particular social problem for or through its customers, such as health or educational products, arts and media products, serving underserved customers or clients, and services that improve the social impact of other businesses or organizations.

Customer Stewardship2.3

Previous Overall B Impact Scores

2021 Overall B Impact Score94.8

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