Looking for a top advertising agency in Houston?

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 Houston. Browse descriptions, feedback, and awards to find which can best suit your company’s needs. If you need more support, tell us about your project, and we'll match you with recommended companies.

List of the Best Houston Ad and Marketing Companies

  • 1
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Spring TX

    Adnorml is a digital agency based in Spring, Texas. Founded in 2010, Abnorml specializes in web design, social media marketing, and media planning and buying for energy, technology, retail, medical, entertainment and government clients across the country.The client's website later won an honorable mention award in a web design contest.

    Clients
    Sigma AgriScience
    Greater Houston Neurosurgery Center
    Sunoco
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Adnorml was hired by a drilling rig manufacturer to create a new website that differentiated their company from their parent company. Adnorml handled web development using React and provided assistance with web design and overall branding.

    “Our industry has stayed flat or even declined in the past two years, but traffic to our site has increased exponentially. We’re really impressed by the number of clicks and low bounce rate the site has.” - Executive Assistant, Drilling Rig Manufacturer

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  • 2
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Houston TX

    Satori Marketing is a marketing agency providing web design, social media marketing, and advertising. Founded in 2007 in Houston, Texas, Satori Marketing's team of around 10 employees works with clients in business services, consumer products and services, IT, retail, and real estate.The client appreciates Satori Marketing's ability to deliver branded merchandise quickly.

    Clients
    Drive288
    Adkisson Group
    Swah-Rey
    Barc Animal Shelter & Adoptions
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Satori Marketing was hired by a consulting firm that was seeking a new marketing strategy. Satori Marketing redid the client's website and logo, and also standardized the company's brand and image across multiple platforms. The client now outsources all of its marketing efforts to Satori Marketing.

    "My clients have raved about our website and how easy it is to understand exactly what we do. We're in a market that is difficult to understand, so the fact that our website communicates what we do is excellent."  - Founder, Consulting Firm

  • 3
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Houston TX

    Since its founding in 2010, Blue Sky Marketing has served business clients in the real estate, medical, consumer products, and business services industries, providing guidance on online marketing and strategy. The team of 13 is based in Houston. They specialize in web design, SEO, digital strategy, advertising, and branding.

    Clients
    VitalPet
    Viridian
    Johnson Development Corp. (JDC)
    Suger Land Wine and Food Affair
    Industries
    Notable Project

    When a Houston-based real estate development company needed a content management system (CMS) for the communities in their portfolio, it hired Blue Sky Marketing for their development and marketing experience. They developed the backend for a CMS that allowed the real estate development company to manage, view, and export data. Overall, the partnership resulted in an increase in sales for the client.

    "They make great suggestions about how to boost the website and social media. ... I trust them. I can absolutely count on them with my business. ... They’re continually studying, attending functions, and learning." – Marketing Director, Real Estate Development Company

  • 4
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Houston TX

    Jives Media is a marketing agency based in San Francisco. Since 2012, they have offered their services in advertising, email marketing, and SEO solutions for small and medium-sized businesses alike. The team of 10 includes web designers, growth hackers, and brand strategists.

    Clients
    Oracle
    Poshmark
    Thumbtack
    Ives Law Firm
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Jives Media initially redesigned a website and then implemented an omnichannel digital marketing strategy for a law firm. They optimized a Google My Business profile, executed PPC campaigns, and managed SEO initiatives to secure more clients. Jives Media's digital marketing campaigns increased qualified leads by 250% and grew website traffic by 84% to generate more than 2,000 monthly views. 

    "This growth has allowed our law firm to scale and further invest in marketing ads." – Head Paralegal, Law Firm

  • 5
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Houston TX

    9thWonder is a strategic marketing, media, and idea company founded in 2018. With headquarters in Houston and offices across the US, Argentina, and Vietnam, the team of about 140 employees offers media planning and buying, advertising, branding, PR, and market research services. Their enterprise, midmarket, and small business clients are in the IT, consumer products, and healthcare industries, amongst others.

    Clients
    Coleman Natural Foods
    Adam's Camp
    Samsung
    Phillips 66
    Industries
    Notable Project

    9thWonder developed a law firm’s Kentico Software web platform, which they continued to maintain and update following launch. They also helped with blogs and newsletters. The client found that the platform, which replaced an outdated and inaccessible website, was user-friendly and easy to update, and also demonstrated the firm’s unique attributes.

    “9thWonder not only developed our new website but made sure it showcased our uniqueness as a firm.” – Marketing Coordinator, Law Firm

  • 6
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Houston TX

    Adhere Creative is a B2B digital marketing agency located in Houston. Founded in 2009, it specializes in web design, advertising, and branding. The team of more than 30 employees helps midmarket companies design its online brand strategy. 

    Clients
    GBH
    Promine
    Retail Doctor
    Port Freeport
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Adhere Creative worked with an exterior contracting company to attract new clients and acquire new leads by providing full-service SEO strategy and implementation, managing PPC campaigns, overseeing website design and handling social media accounts. Through its partnership with Adhere Creative, the contracting company has obtained over 1,000 new leads in the last year. 

    "I love Adhere Creative. They are kind of like part of our family at this point." – Marketing Director, Home-Improvement Company 

  • 7
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Cypress TX

    Brand Tackle is a full-service marketing firm based in Cypress, Texas. The firm, founded in 2012, has a team of less than ten that provides advertising, branding, marketing strategy, web design, and graphic design services to midmarket and other-sized companies in energy & natural resources, manufacturing, health care & medical, financial services, and other industries.

    Clients
    Mustang Cat
    NOV
    National Cardiovascular Partners
    Tucker
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A construction equipment dealer hired Brand Tackle to develop a new website that is more user-friendly and engaging than their old one. Brand Tackle took care of all the coding and backend development, but also trained the internal teams on how to make simple changes through an editing software. The resulting website was so user-friendly that users can find what they are looking for in two clicks, and the sales team use it as a marketing tool to direct customers to the information they need. 

    "Brand Tackle does a really good job helping us stay on top of things. They often suggest how to make our site nicer and more up-to-date, which we appreciate." - Marketing and Communications Manager, Construction Equipment Dealer

  • 8
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Houston TX

    Affinity Culture is a full-stack agency based in Houston with over two experts founded in 2019. They specialize in branding, digital strategy, and social media marketing services for clients ranging from small firms to large companies in the industries of IT services and e-commerce.

    Clients
    VIPOP
    Soul Secrets of Salsa
    Ozmo Water
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Affinity Culture developed an e-commerce and web platform for a fashion brand. The brand needed their e-commerce site to feature a loyalty program, bilingual support, social media content, and more. This helped bring sales from the brand’s Instagram page to their site.

    “We are happy the website is completed in time.” - CEO, Fashion Brand

  • 10
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Houston TX

    Upright Digital is a digital agency founded in Houston in 2014 with no more than 10 employees. They are experts in advertising, marketing strategy, and media planning and buying solutions for both small and medium-sized companies.

    Clients
    S+S Industries
    Express Bolt
    Sunbelt Steel
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Upright Digital provided rebranding, design, and web development solutions for a roofing company. The company was looking to rebrand their entire identity. Currently, the company is still in the early stages of the rebrand.

    “I find how we’re going to integrate the HubSpot CRM along with our marketing efforts most impressive.” - President, Roofing Company

  • 11
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Houston TX

    Get Social is a web agency based in Houston that was founded in 2014. With more than 2 team members, they specialize in web design, advertising, and branding solutions for small businesses in the industries of nonprofit, legal, and business services.

    Clients
    Galveston County Food Bank
    BioSafe90
    Bay Area Turning Point
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Get Social provided web and social media solutions for a family violence nonprofit. The client needed a website and social media presence to boost their online identity. The client enjoyed working with Get Social.

    “Ashley is very responsive.” - Development Director, Family Violence Nonprofit

  • 12
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Houston TX

    Adcetera is a creative firm based in Houston, Tex. Founded in 1982, their team of around 98 employees provides advertising, branding, and media planning services.

    Clients
    HP
    Hewlett Packard Enterprise
    KBR
    Industries
    Notable Project

    The team conceptualized and executed the story for a three-day in-person event for an oil and gas company. While there were challenges with communication, their copywriting skills impressed and their creative work was solid.

    "Their copywriter really understood our mission and had an eloquent way of positioning us." Head of Global Marketing, Oil & Gas Company

  • 13
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Houston TX
    MARION Marketing is a small graphic design company. The Houston, Texas-based agency was established in 1981. Their team specializes in graphic design, pay per click, search engine optimization, social media marketing, and more.
    Industries
  • 14
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Houston TX
    5 + 8, an advertising company, was founded in 2013. The small Houston, Texas-based team offers advertising, branding, graphic design, and web design.
    Notable Project

    5 + 8 rebranded and provides ongoing marketing and advertising for a residential insurance company. The team created a cohesive branding. They are also creating social media, websites, and marketing pieces.

    "I have no complaints."

  • 15
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Houston TX

    Whole Wheat Creative is a communications firm located in Houston, TX. With a team of 12 employees, Whole Wheat Creative specializes in web design and mobile app development. The firm also offers SEO services to its clients. 

    Clients
    Weathermatic
    San Jacinto;College
    Children's Learning Institute
    Southwestern;Brick Council
    Notable Project

    A water and irrigation solutions company hired Whole Wheat Creative to help design and curate its digital and visual brand. Whole Wheat Creative created both a website and mobile app for the company, which both allow for users to create goals for community water solutions projects. 

     

  • 16
    Undisclosed
    2 - 9 Employees
    Houston TX
    Small advertising and media planning & buying agency ADnocrats, is in Houston, Texas. They provide advertising and media planning & buying and were launched in 2015.
    Industries
  • 17
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Houston TX
    Chief Outsiders is an advertising company. Their midsize team is in Houston, Texas; New York, New York; Austin, Texas and Chicago, Illinois. The company focuses on advertising, branding, digital strategy, search engine optimization, and more. The company was established in 2009.
    Industries
  • 18
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Houston TX
    Launched in 1971, The Media Audit is a market research company. The firm specializes in market research, advertising, and media planning & buying and has a small team.
  • 19
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Houston TX
    Established in 2007, Poetic Digital is an advertising and social media marketing agency. The agency specializes in advertising and social media marketing and has a small team.
  • 20
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Houston TX

    Lopez Negrete is a full-service, independent advertising and marketing services agency based in Houston. Founded in 1985 and comprised of over 200 employees they focus predominantly on industries that include manufacturing, business services, financial services, real estate, retail, automotive, and telecommunications. They specialize in advertising, PR, media planning and buying, web design, direct marketing, and video production.

    Clients
    Bank of America
    Walmart
    Samsung
    McDonald's
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Lopez Negrete managed the Hispanic advertising for a leading drink company. The agency created a hit song for the company that included an internet feature which allowed teenagers to share and remix the song. As a result, the company saw a 9.5% sales increase to Hispanics in the United States. 

     

  • 21
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Houston TX

    Design at Work is a full-service public relations, marketing, and advertising agency based in Houston, Texas. Established in 1990, they have about 200 employees and work a diverse client base that includes small to enterprise-stage firms in sectors including hospitality, medicine, and engineering. Their services include branding, copywriting, traditional PR, graphic design, web design, SEO, and advertising.

    Clients
    Island Famous
    Commonwealth Funds
    Metallic Products
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Design at Work performed comprehensive brand redevelopment for a Houston-based commercial real estate firm. The client was falling behind national corporate competitors and needed to make their regional approach part of their messaging. Design at Work reimagined their website's visual assets, as well as the style of presentation collateral and other marketing materials. They also created a new tagline and logo.

     

  • 22
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Houston TX
    Actual SEO Media, Inc. Is a SEO company. They are headquartered in Houston, Texas; Houston, Texas; Sugar Land, Texas and Houston, Texas and have a small team. The agency focuses on search engine optimization, pay per click, web design, advertising, and more.
    Industries
  • 23
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Katy TX
    PushFire is a PPC agency based in Katy, Texas. Founded in 2012, PushFire has a team of 4 that specializes in PPC, SEO, and web design and development. They primarily work with clients in business and consumer services as well as advertising.
    Clients
    WaterChef
    Lifestyles Unlimited
    Penguin Recovery
    Screenpro of Central Florida
    Industries
    Notable Project

    PushFire partnered with an animal organization to redesign the organization's website and implement SEO strategies. They improved the site's aesthetics, making it more accessible, and utilized SEO tactics to secure the top search rankings. Since their involvement, the online engagement has doubled thanks to PushFire's efforts.

  • 24
    $5,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    Houston TX
    GSM is a full-service marketing company with offices in Houston and Louisville, Kentucky. Founded in 1988, they have about 300 employees that specialize in web design, marketing strategy, advertising, and more since it was founded in 1988.
    Clients
    Toyota
    Rohrman Auto Group
    Nissan
    Notable Project

    GSM handled digital advertising for a car dealership that led to the dealership generating more leads, experiencing an increase in website traffic, and exceeding sales objectives. 

  • 25
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Houston TX

    MMI Agency is a data-driven agency with a team of more than 200 located at offices in Houston and London. MMI Agency specializes in digital strategy, content marketing, advertising, UX/UI design, video production, SEO, PPC, conversion optimization, and social media marketing. Founded in 1986, the agency delivers quantitative results that allow its clients to attract customers, grow their online presence, and drive sales. 

    Clients
    Perry's Steakhouse & Grille
    Shell Houston Open
    PODS
    University of Houston
    Industries
    Notable Project

    MMI Agency helped an influential business organization achieve more brand awareness by conducting an 11-city benchmarking study and hosting focus groups to create an awareness campaign about the positive realities of living in Houston. As a result of its partnership with MMI Agency, the business organization's video ranked in the top 3% of all YouTube video views, and its website page views increased by more than 77,000. 

     

  • 26
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Houston TX
    Based in Houston, Texas and Lincolnshire , United Kingdom, drumBEAT Marketing is a small advertising company. They provide advertising, branding, digital strategy, search engine optimization, and more and were launched in 2010.
    Industries
  • 28
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Houston TX
    Convergent1 is a Houston, Texas-based advertising company. The firm provides advertising, marketing strategy, search engine optimization, web design, and more and is small.The firm was established in 2009.
  • 29
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Houston TX
    Local Search Group is an advertising company located in Houston, Texas. The small team focuses on advertising, branding, digital strategy, search engine optimization, and more and was founded in 2010.
    Industries
  • 30
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Houston TX
    TwinEngine4 is a SEO company. They are in Houston, Texas and have a small team. The company provides search engine optimization, web design, advertising, ux/ui design, and more.
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