the "fashion designers" of branding

Get to Know Branded 1428

Branded 1428 is a boutique brand and vision consulting agency based within minutes of Washington, DC. We love being a part of something bigger than ourselves. Whether we are assisting entrepreneurs, emerging brands or established corporations, helping creators create is our passion.


We love what we do and it shows in our work. At Branded 1428 we give our clients clarity of vision, we build an authentic brand and provide visual brand strategies to effectively execute their vision. Our belief is that your difference is your sweet spot. With a brand culture that welcomes uniqueness, finding our client’s difference and packaging it is one of our strong suits. Branded 1428 is committed to fostering brand evolution which leads to longevity.


Latoya A. Benson, Principal Consultant and Founder of Branded 1428 is a forward thinking pioneer who has brought brand clarity and business strategies to numerous professional leaders. She is a passionate entrepreneur and is a part of Adjunct Faculty at Prince Georges Community College where she teaches Branding.


Latoya successfully completed a twelve year career at The White House Office of Records Management where she served in four administrations under two Presidents. Her position there afforded her the opportunity to display her creative strategies, exceptional communication skills, and excellent leadership, management, and organizational skills.

Latoya holds a B.S. in Systems and Computer Science from the School of Engineering at Howard University.