OurBigWhy

Bareknuckle is tired of watching businesses sink beneath the debris of disjointed branding and marketing from less-than-honest agencies.

Our team of scrappers, strategists and storytellers goes all-in for our clients. We take the gloves off and get a lot of sweat in our eyes while we design, write, support, strategize, fight and
execute. We’ve developed an effective recipe we call brand marketing. Everything we do is done with the goal of helping you build and market a brand that people are drawn to.

We’ve got your back. Your legacy is on the line. Let’s go.

  • We do what we say we’re going to do.
  • We’re wildly capable.
  • We’re not jerks.
  • We’re here for you.
  • We’re bursting with fresh ideas.
  • We’ll always tell you the truth. 
    We make Honest Abe look like a damn liar.

BILL “THE BEE’S NEST” WEST 

OWNER, LEAD WRITER, EYEBROW RAISER

Growing up in the sticks of Oklahoma, this yokel moved west to find writing inspiration through rock-n-roll, people with scars, the trouble his quick tongue got him into and drinking craft beer (on draft).

  • Taught at University of Nevada and University of Phoenix: Persuasive Writing, Communication
  • Master’s Prospectus: Helping People Write Their Loved Ones’ Eulogies
  • Favorites: Frank McCourt’s Angela’s Ashes (novel), WaterWorld (movie), KISS (band)