The Best Ad and Marketing Companies in The ATL

List of the Best Atlanta Ad and Marketing Companies

Looking for top advertising agency in Atlanta?

Businesses looking to develop a relationship with media outlets should consider working with an advertising agency. Beyond increasing visibility, top agencies are a gateway to a variety of crucial resources, including researchers, designers, SEO/PPC experts, and social media managers.

To assist you in your search for a partner, we’ve compiled this list of the top advertising and marketing companies in Atlanta. Browse descriptions, feedback, and awards to find which can best suit your company’s needs.

  • 1

    LYFE Marketing

    Located in Atlanta, GA, LYFE Marketing is an agency that offers social media management, PPC, social media advertising, and SEO services. With less than 50 team members, the agency aims to help companies increase their sales through social media and marketing.

    Notable Project

    When an indoor trampoline park needed a social media campaign to market its grand opening, they hired LYFE Marketing to create Facebook and Instagram profiles and a business website. LYFE Marketing not only developed a social media strategy for the trampoline park but also set up and managed social advertising. These efforts helped the trampoline park attract over 500,000 visitors to their social media profiles.

    “I was blown away by the level of effort that each person devoted. They really cared about the work they were doing and were truly invested in the results. The team seems to get along well, which created a great experience for us.” – Co-Founder, Indoor Trampoline Park

    Former clients
    Super Lawn Trucks
    STIRR Agency
    Home Team Apparel
    Cardinal Group Management
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Atlanta, GA
    4.7
    4.7
    61 Clutch reviews
  • 2

    Vigor - A restaurant & beverage branding & marketing agency

    Vigor is a Philadelphia-based branding and marketing agency that was founded in 2003. The agency's team of 6 specializes in branding, marketing strategy, advertising, and packaging design for clients in the restaurant and beverage industries.

    Notable Project

    A restaurant franchise hired Vigor for a complete brand overhaul that better aligns with current trends. Vigor helped the company with the rebranding, including a plan to create new logos, menu designs, company name, and a fresher look.

    "The greatest thing about Vigor is their passion for what they believe in. We completely rejected their first recommendations, but they kept at it, creating mockups for every aspect of the rebrand. They presented these designs to us, and we ultimately decided they had been right all along." - President, Restaurant Franchise

    Former clients
    Zaxby's
    Steak 'n;Shake
    Erik's Delicafe
    Johnny's Pizza House
    Brick River Cider
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Atlanta, GA
    4.8
    4.8
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 3

    Frederick Swanston

     Frederick Swanston is a marketing and advertising agency that was founded in 1999. They focus on the business services, government, real estate, and government sectors. Headquartered in Alpharetta, Ga., Frederick Swanston has about 24 employees. Services include content marketing, branding, and advertising.   

    Notable Project

    Frederick Swanston created a media buying campaign to increase awareness across traditional and digital channels. For the latter, they coded, and built microsites and landing pages. Frederick Swanston also produced video and print marketing collateral. 

    "Last year was our first year when we ran the collective active adult campaign Frederick Swanston helped us develop, which included everything from outdoor billboards to digital advertising and call-to-action campaigns. It was very effective and we saw a 40% increase in our online inquiries. We're hoping this year's campaign will be even more effective."  – VP of Development, Homebuilding Company

    Former clients
    IBEROSTAR Hotels & Resorts
    MetroHealth
    Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores
    Verizon
    Verifone
    Turner Broadcasting
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Alpharetta, GA
    4.9
    4.9
    4 Clutch reviews
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  • 4

    Franchise Marketing Systems

    Franchise Marketing Systems is a franchise developing and marketing firm that is based in Cumming, Ga. Founded in 2009, Franchise Marketing Systems' team of about 30 employees has nearly a decade of experience specializing in management consulting, direct marketing, and advertising.

    Notable Project

    Franchise Marketing Systems partnered with an assisted living facility to establish and market a franchise. They built a legal model to walk the client through the franchising process, and they continue to provide marketing services. The client was appreciative of all the help that the team at Franchise Marketing Systems provided and credits the team with the project's success.

    "They helped us build a franchise model and setup the legal documentation around it. They coached and taught us, holding our hand through the process of getting our franchise up-and-running." —President, Assisted Living Facility 

    Former clients
    Shoney's
    Junk King
    Matco Tools
    Children's Miracle Network
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Alpharetta, GA
    5.0
    5.0
    13 Clutch reviews
  • 5

    Propellant Media

    Propellant Media is a digital agency founded in 2015. Based in Atlanta, the 13-person team specializes in PPC, advertising, and SEO. They primarily serve clients in the automotive, advertising & marketing, retail, real estate, and education industries. 

    Notable Project

    Propellant Media provided geofencing services as a third-party vendor for a gym. The campaign converted patrons of a nearby competitor by sending discount offers to targets within the geofence. The client was pleased with the outcome.

    "My client saw an increase in foot traffic at their gym. Propellant Media provides detailed reporting and analytics on how many impressions were served." –Senior Vice President, Marketing Company

    Former clients
    Mercedes Benz
    Dairy Queen
    Sun Trust
    ABC News
    Ford
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Atlanta, GA
    4.9
    4.9
    8 Clutch reviews
  • 6

    Eberly & Collard Public Relations

    Eberly & Collard Public Relations is an Atlanta based public relations firm. They were founded in 2002 and have a team of six employees. They specialize in public relations, advertising, and digital strategy for clients in many industries, including architecture, construction, and consumer products.

    Notable Project

    Eberly & Collard Public Relations provided PR strategy and marketing for a reputation management company. They worked with the client to provide promotional materials and advertising to a third party. They produced and promoted materials, and the client used their experience with SEO to further promote the content online. The client was impressed with the quality of their work.

    “Their experience sets them apart from other PR companies that I've worked with in the past.” – CEO, Reputation Management Company

     

    Former clients
    GC Garcia
    IKEA
    Terra Nova
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Atlanta, GA
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 7

    My Friend's Nephew

    My Friend's Nephew is an Atlanta based full-service creative agency. They were founded in 2015 and have a team of 11 employees. They specialize in advertising, web design, and marketing strategy for small business and midmarket clients.

    Notable Project

    My Friend’s Nephew performed a re-branding for a commercial brokerage firm. They designed a new website for the client and a short corporate video that matched the new brand identity they had created. The client said that they were thrilled with the work.

    “The video and visual identities were creative and high quality. Everyone is proud of our brand and its visual representation.” – Managing Partner, Commercial Brokerage Firm
     

    Former clients
    Zaxby's
    General Mills
    Red Bull
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Atlanta, GA
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 8

    SEED FACTORY

    Seed Factory is an Atlanta based digital marketing company, founded in 2012. Their team of 7 employees specialize in advertising, branding, and public relations for clients in the consumer products, business services, and manufacturing industries.
     

    Notable Project

    Seed Factory created videos for an HR services firm. They made a video that explained the features and benefits of a new product the client’s company was unveiling. The client was impressed by their professionalism and by the quality of the finished product.

    “Their adaptability was impressive. They could learn and pivot as needed. They had a sense of humor.” – VP Marketing, HR Services Firm
     

    Former clients
    Atlas Roofing
    Powersmart
    Kontrol Freek
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Atlanta, GA
    4.8
    4.8
    6 Clutch reviews
  • 9

    URBA Media

    URBA Media is a digital marketing agency based in Calgary, Canada. Founded in 2017, URBA Media specializes in providing social media marketing, digital strategy, and content marketing services exclusively to small businesses.

    Notable Project

    URBA worked took charge of a bistro and bar's social media accounts—primarily Facebook and Instagram. URBA takes pictures of the client's food and proceeds to post the photos every few days, with contests interspersed to promote the business. As a result, views, likes, and visitors to the restaurant have all increased.

    "Hire them. They’re an amazing group that will help your business grow faster." —Head Chef, Bistro and Bar

    Former clients
    MVMT
    Blowers & Grafton
    Paros Real Greek
    JUSFruit
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Atlanta, GA
    4.9
    4.9
    19 Clutch reviews
  • 10

    Tailfin

    Founded in 1999, Tailfin is a marketing agency located in Atlanta, Ga. Tailfin's team of around 20 specializes in advertising, digital strategy, and branding.

    Notable Project

    A Fortune 500 company hired Tailfin for their creative services. Tailfin assisted with brand advertising and infographics with the goal of increasing web traffic. Additionally, Tailfin created videos that were shared both online and on television. The client appreciated Tailfin's unique style and creative approach.

    "The series of web videos was very successful in terms of click-through rates and referrals to our website. Tailfin’s videos ran between 14 and 16 months and they consistently performed above the industry standard for click-through rate and display advertising. " - Advertising Manager, Fortune 500 Company

    Former clients
    Old Fourth Distillery
    Amy's Green Cleaning
    Violet
    Wyndham Rewards
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Atlanta, GA
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 11

    MOCK, the agency

    MOCK, the agency is a marketing and advertising firm in Atlanta. Founded in 2008, MOCK has less than 10 employees that offer advertising, branding, and web design services. Its clients are in several of sectors and vary considerably by size.

    Notable Project

    A mining company hired MOCK to create a rebranding campaign after it was purchased by its parent company. MOCK provided marketing strategies, redesigned the website, and developed brand guidelines. The client's internal team was extremely enthusiastic about the agency's creative efforts, and the two now have a longstanding collaborative partnership. 

    "They always listen to us and come up with the designs that are spot-on." – Director of Communications, Mining Company

    Former clients
    Southern Polytechnic State University
    Alere
    Ruud
    Medshape
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Atlanta, GA
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
    Awards

    Davey Awards Best in Show Winner (2017)

  • 12

    Definition 6

    Definition 6 is a marketing and advertising agency that is based in Atlanta. With additional offices in New York and San Francisco Definition 6's team of over 250 employees has been working with midmarket and large businesses since the firm's founding in 1998. The firm specializes in web design, digital strategy, and branding, in addition to video production and other digital services. 

    Notable Project

    Definition 6 was hired by an ad sales company for a website redesign. In order to meet the clients needs, the team at Definition 6 planned the content, designs, and back-end needs for the site before transferring it over onto a custom CMS using Umbraco.

    "We’ve received internal feedback from our user groups that helped us test it. They thought it was easy to navigate and they really liked the redesign as far as the look and the feel goes." –Marketing Communications Director, Ad Sales Company 

    Former clients
    Coca Cola
    HBO
    CMT
    La Quinta Inn and Suites
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Atlanta, GA
    3.5
    3.5
    2 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    2018 AMY Winner- Email Marketing , 2018 AMY Winner- Web & Interactive Marketing- Social Media Campaign

  • 13

    MBI

    MBI was founded in 1991 and is based in Alpharetta, Ga. They provide media planning & buying, advertising, and digital strategy services. Their advertising focus is in broadcast video, out of home, print, and radio. 

    Notable Project

    MBI ran a brand awareness campaign and did pulse strategy for a beverage company prior to the launch of a new product. As a result of MBI's work, the client saw an increase in sales and clickthrough rates. 

    "They really understood our industry and worked well within our budget. " – Former CEO, Beverage Company

    Former clients
    RUMCHATA
    Sambucol
    Tasty Bite
    The Company Store
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Alpharetta, GA
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
    Awards

    Inc. 5000 , Atlanta Business Chronicle

  • 14

    BoardActive

    BoardActive is a marketing and advertising agency based in Atlanta. They were founded in 2012, and they have since expanded their team to 14 employees. They provide advertising and mobile and app marketing for their clients.
     

    Notable Project

    BoardActive provided marketing strategy for an engineering firm. They began by consulting with the client through in-house and video meetings, and then developed a strategy for digital marketing. This project increased sales and traffic to the client’s website.


    “The workflow has been top-notch, especially regarding communication.” – Senior Accountant, Engineering Firm

    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Atlanta, GA
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 15

    AnythingPixel

    AnythingPixel is a marketing agency based in Atlanta, Ga. Founded in 2017, AnythingPixel's small team of fewer than 5 employees specializes in web design, SEO, and PPC.

    Notable Project

    AnythingPixel was hired to build a new website for a gaming company. Additionally, AnythingPixel assisted with Google AdWords, SEO, and content creation. Following AnythingPixel's work, the client reported increased sales and improved ranking in search results. 

    "It’s been very positive. Everything’s working and I'm getting customers, so I'm happy." - Co-Owner, Gaming Company

    Former clients
    MetroKitchen
    Commodyx
    Sole Obsessed
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Atlanta, GA
    4.9
    4.9
    6 Clutch reviews
  • 16

    Mighty 8th Media

    Mighty 8th Media is a marketing and advertising firm located in Buford, Ga. Founded in 2005, Mighty 8th Media's team of more than 20 employees specialize in branding, advertising, and marketing strategy services.

    Former clients
    Lund International
    Primus Builders Inc
    Harmon Financial
    Alta
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Buford, GA
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 17

    REMEDY

    Based in Buford, Ga., Remedy Films is a digital media production agency. Founded in 2007, they have a small team of four that specializes in video production, branding, web design, and broadcast video.

    Notable Project

    Remedy Films produced a series of videos for a manufacturing company. The series included a product launch video, testimonials, a TV commercial, and how-to tutorials. The project was part of a rebranding effort for the manufacturing company. Besides creating the videos, Remedy Films helped write the scripts and cast the individuals featured in each video. Since production started, the manufacturing company experienced a boost in engagement – 24,000 views on a testimonial video compared to 3,000.

    "When they show up to film a project, they have everything thoroughly outlined and they're good at sticking to their schedule.... Their attention to detail is excellent. They pick up on things I may not even notice." – Director of Marketing, Manufacturing Company

    Former clients
    The Home Depot
    GreyStone Power
    Coca-Cola
    Google
    Chick-fil-A
    Sanderson Farms
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Buford, GA
    5.0
    5.0
    4 Clutch reviews
  • 18

    Caffeine Marketing

    Caffeine Marketing is a digital marketing agency based in Sandy Springs, Ga. that was founded in 2017. Their team of 3 employees specializes in digital strategy, social media marketing, and web design for small business clients. 

    Notable Project

    Caffeine Marketing created a website and conducted marketing campaigns for a fly fishing guide service. As a result of the site they built, along with Facebook and Google advertising campaigns, the client's web traffic increased by a factor of more than two. 

    “Their attention to detail and the genuine interest in the project were fantastic.” – Owner, Fly Fishing Guide Service
     

    Former clients
    Spark Weddings
    GRJ Offroad Park
    Get Lost Box
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Sandy Springs, GA
    5.0
    5.0
    7 Clutch reviews
  • 19

    Postlaunch

    Founded in 2016, Postlaunch is located in Acworth, Ga. With about 2 employees, they provide advertising, digital strategy, and content marketing services.

    Notable Project

    Postlaunch created new landing page designs in Pardot in addition to rebranding the current landing pages for a billing software company. They also moved all assets in Pardot from HTTP to HTTPS without breaking the formatting code. Assets were rebranded and HTTPS implemented quickly.

    "We were able to rebrand assets and implement HTTPS successfully on a very quick turnaround." –Demand Generation Manager, Billing Software Company

    Former clients
    Terminus
    MRISoftware
    OptimaHCS
    LifePop
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Acworth, GA
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
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