We help companies of all sizes build their brand from the inside out. Working closely with your team, we use a cohesive mix of data and creativity to make sure that your clients know exactly who you are, what you do and why you do it.

Noq creative San Francisco marketing and branding

It's All In The Family

We're a brother/sister team combining our left and right brains to help define, simplify and amplify brands.



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John McGrane | Co-Founder | Marketing guru 

Digital strategy, media buys, social media marketing, analytics

I am an entrepreneur with 10+ years of social media advertising and corporate branding experience. Self-motivated people-person obsessed with reframing complex marketing issues into clear, digestible and achievable goals.

I work closely with B2B and B2C clients across an array of different verticals and managed more than $1.5m in social media ad spends in 2018.

I'm a left-handed, right-brained, creative type. My Meyers Briggs letters are ENTJ representing extraverted thinking with introvert intuition. I am also an avid traveler, love reading non-fiction reader & enjoy documentaries. 

Kelly McGrane NOQ Creative San Francisco


DESign, branding, brand strategy, messaging, brand asset creation

A California Polytechnic State University (SLO) graduate who ventured to San Francisco looking for an adventure. I started out in the advertising, branding and design space at Ogilvy and Mather and quickly learned the ins-and-outs of the industry.  Now I lead the creative side of NOQ doing everything from logo design to brand architecture, strategy and messaging.