about us

Allied Independent is a Portland, Oregon-based creative services studio designed to get sh*t done.

Founded by career creative professional Üma Kleppinger, we provide small and medium-sized businesses with creative services and digital marketing strategy designed to elevate your branding.

We are right-brained creative professionals with a left-brained obsession with efficiency, with GYSHIDO as our ethos.

Our core team has over 20 years experience in creative services, providing results-oriented creative direction, logo and web design, digital strategy, copywriting, and content management.

Think of us as your branding strategy and execution secret agent. We are independent (contractors) and we are your ally when you need to get sh*t done.

ALLIED INDIE IS HERE TO HELP.

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Üma and her team went above and beyond when creating my new website. Not only is the content is fresh and professional, I’m also loving the new design.

MERIS GEBHARDT

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Brands With Whom We’ve Worked

“Damn, girl! This work is amazing! Excellent job!”

—JILL MISSAL, EMS/RISK ASSESSMENT CONSULTANT