At a Glance
“The firm’s vision and passion for the work”
“Variety of fascinating projects”
“Lack of norms or standardization from management”
“Smaller size leads to less operational stability”
Vivaldi is a global growth strategy firm that helps companies solve the toughest challenges in business by fusing the discipline of strategy with the creativity of design thinking.
The firm helps leading companies build strong brands, drive new business models, develop new markets, and transform industry dynamics – all with a demand-first, customer-centric approach.
Over the years, Vivaldi has completed hundreds of brand strategy assignments across the world, and is recognized for developing many of the principles of brand growth along the way. It applies its methodologies and expertise to brand, innovation, UX, and organizational challenges. Some of the firm's clients include American Express, Samsung, PepsiCo, Jägermeister, Swarovski, Telefonica, Schindler, Procter & Gamble, LEGO, and BMW.
Vivaldi’s top minds regularly publish their thoughts on the branding and marketing industries, penning books and articles on consumer insight, brand strategy, and marketing. One of the firm’s most prolific writers is founder and CEO Erich Joachimsthaler, who has published articles in the Journal of Marketing Research, Journal of Marketing, the Sloan Management Review, and the Harvard Business Review.
Vivaldi is poised to write the next chapter on the future of business and brands, bringing emphasis to how shifts in consumer behavior and ever-evolving technology create new opportunities for growth.
30 West 21st Street
New York, NY 10010
Employer Type: Private
Founder & CEO: Erich Joachimsthaler
2018 Employees (All Locations): 100
New York City
CX & UX Design
Organization & Culture
Design & Experiences