CIA Bootleg Manila (CBM) is a brand and innovation consultancy firm composed of creative minds with different backgrounds, disciplines and methods. Our interdisciplinary approach to research and strategy allows us to uncover deeper insights, generate groundbreaking ideas and create engaging learning experiences.
CIA Bootleg Manila was formed when Bootleg Innovation Design, a brand and creative strategizing firm in the Philippines partnered with Creative Intelligence Associates (CIA), Tokyo’s oldest and most successful brand consultancy firm.
Over the years, we have worked with organizations of different sizes and situations, delving into a variety of industries in both the Philippines and Japan -- beauty & personal care, fashion & retail, food & beverages, financial services, health & wellness, hospitality, real estate, architecture, urban planning & infrastructure, and education, among others.
We have helped companies gain a better understanding of their markets and consumers, generated innovative corporate & brand strategies, designed relevant products & services, and delivered effective management education programs.
To help organizations create impactful improvements.
To find new ways to serve people by uncovering latent needs and behaviors.
We create products, services, experiences and programs that are effective and engaging.
We help organizations find opportunities.
To fuel innovation through interdisciplinarity and creativity
CIA was founded in 1984 in Japan by highly successful brand strategists, architects and designers with international experience and vision.VISIT WEBSITE