List of the Best New York City Ad and Marketing Companies

  • 1
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Paramus NJ

    SmartSites is a full-service digital agency located in Paramus, N.J. Founded in 2011, SmartSites has a team of nearly 100 designers, writers, developers, marketers, and problem solvers who work tirelessly to make websites successful. SmartSites offers its clients creative ways to build, plan, and promote their website. They focus on web design, PPC marketing, and organic SEO.

    Clients
    Porsche
    Harvard University
    Rakuten
    Poker Stars
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A carpet cleaning company hired SmartSites to garner more referral website traffic and increase touchpoints with customers online. They managed the carpet cleaning company's Google AdWords account and provided advice on budgeting. The client saw an increase in referral traffic and conversion rates as a result of SmartSites's work.

    “They struck a good balance of expertise and drew upon different resources to meet our needs.” – Vice President, Carpet Cleaning Company

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  • 2
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    New York NY

    Moburst is a marketing agency headquartered in New York, with offices in Tel-Aviv and New York. Founded in 2013, the team of 20+ specializes in mobile and app marketing, advertising, and branding. They specialize in enterprises in the retail and telecommunications sectors, though they work with businesses of all sizes and across various industries. 
     

    Clients
    Google
    Uber
    Samsung
    Discovery
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Moburst performed a wide variety of digital creative including site optimization, messaging, social and media campaigns for a large mobile technology provider. They provided all concepts and design that managed to improve the products' ROI. The client was very pleased both from the process of working with the team and the results. 

    “They're very creative in coming up with ideas that are clever and fun. They don’t just do the bare minimum of what we ask them to do, but rather they always come back with more than we asked of them.” – Content & Strategy Manager, Large Mobile Technology Provider   

  • 3
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    New York NY

    Metric Theory is a San Francisco-based digital marketing agency. Since founding in 2012, they've grown to over 60 employees with experience working with over 230 clients. They have experience with every type of marketing issue for clients that range from small business to large e-commerce firms. They specialize in PPC, digital strategy, social media marketing, conversion optimization, and mobile marketing.  

    Clients
    GoFundMe
    Zenefits
    Optimizely
    Tradesy
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A software company hired Metric Theory to build out long-tail keyword campaigns. Metric Theory expanded their campaigns on a global scale by creating keyword lists in Spanish, German, Italian, and French. They've also adjusted their landing pages, copy, and keyword negatives to drive higher-quality leads. 

    "They're constantly coming up with ideas for new keywords and new campaigns as if they were looking at our website every day and trying to figure out what we could be ranking for but aren't. I haven't seen this constant focus and analysis from other agencies." – Senior Director of Digital Marketing and Operations, Software Company

  • 4
    $1,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    New York NY

    Netpeak is an internet marketing agency located in New York. Since the agency was founded in 2006, their team has grown to over 300 employees. Netpeak specializes in SEO, PPC, and mobile & app marketing. They've fostered a client base that focuses on small business and mid-sized companies.

    Clients
    OLX
    TripAdvisor
    Depositphotos
    Yves Rocher
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Netpeak handled an IT company's email marketing strategies. The team was composed of a project manager, two email marketers, and the email marketing department head.

    "Everything was great."

  • 5
    $100,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    New York NY

    AMP Agency was founded in Boston in 1995 and has grown to more than 400 employees in Los Angeles, New York, Seattle, and Austin, Texas. AMP Agency serves mainly enterprise clients on web design and development, UI/UX design, SEO, PPC, and social media marketing.

    Clients
    Hasbro
    Maybelline New York
    Garnier Fructis
    Southwest Airlines
    Notable Project

    A medical protective wear company hired AMP Agency to create a media campaign targeted toward a college-aged demographic. The partnership has continued for more than nine years.

    "They’re very good...Things are on time, on budget, and they’re very flexible. We have had to change in the middle of a project or we have had to freeze our spending very often, and they have worked very well with us." – VP of Sales and Marketing, Protective Wear Company

  • 6
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Brooklyn NY

    Tronvig Group is a strategic agency headquartered in Brooklyn, N.Y. with an office in Germany. Since 1998, the agency and its team of over 10 have been specializing in advertising, branding, and print design. The agency focuses on clients in various industries including arts/entertainment, non-profits, and financial services. 

    Clients
    Visiting Nurse Service of New York
    National Museum of Women in the Arts
    Helen Keller International
    Partner Re
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Tronvig Group created a clear and concise message for a health museum's brand. It also guided the museum on how to target audiences and what type of exhibits it should run. The museum has seen an over 300% increase in visitors since working with Tronvig Group.

    "Tronvig helped us to define who we are." – President & CEO, Health Museum 

  • 7
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    New York NY

    Neon Ambition is an inbound marketing agency based in Austin, Texas, with an additional office in New York City. The agency, founded in 2013, has a team of more than 10 that provides SEO, content marketing, PPC, and branding services to small and mid-market companies. 

    Clients
    issuu
    Janet, Janet & Suggs, LLC
    Taylored Systems
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Neon Ambition was hired by a general contractor to provide SEO strategy services as well as the implementation of improvements in line with their provided strategies. Since the start of the engagement, the client has seen a significant increase in website traffic and conversions.

    "We used to have zero conversions and now we receive between 50–60 per month." - Business Manager, General Contractor

  • 8
    $75,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    New York NY

    IPNY is a brand communications agency based in New York, with a team of 10 employees.  Founded in 2012, IPNY’s services focus includes advertising, branding, and direct marketing.  The majority of their clients are midmarket businesses, and they primarily serve clients in non-profits, financial services, and health care industries. 

    Clients
    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
    City of Hope Medical and Research Center
    Thirteen (WNET PBS NY)
    Weizmann Institute of Science
    Industries
    Notable Project

    IPNY helped design and execute a bank’s rebranding campaign. They developed and used advertising, digital, and direct marketing to raise brand awareness.  The client was pleased with IPNY’s performance, which ultimately increased customer reach and acquisition. 

    “We saw an increase in brand awareness and consideration. Our acquisition, customer expansion and retention scores, all improved.” – Head of Marketing, Bank

  • 9
    $100,000+
    1,000 - 9,999 Employees
    New York NY

    Sid Lee is a creative agency headquartered in Montreal. It has expanded to offices in Paris, Toronto, and Culver City, Calif. since its establishment in 1993. Sid Lee employs 796 professionals that provide web design, social media marketing, digital strategy, advertising, and branding to small, mid-size, and large companies alike.

    Clients
    Cirque du Soleil
    MLSE
    HBO
    The North Face
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Sid Lee built an email marketing campaign to build a stronger conversion rate. The team also assists with optimization and A/B testing.

    "Their communication was lightning fast."

  • 10
    $25,000+
    1,000 - 9,999 Employees
    New York NY

    SGK is a global packaging and brand experience company based in London with offices in Amsterdam, Paris, Munich, and Chennai, India. The company, founded in 1953, has more than 5,800 employees and provides content marketing, branding, email marketing, event marketing & planning, packaging design, social media marketing, and video production services. SGK serves midmarket and other-sized companies in the consumer products & services, retail, financial services, and medical industries.

    Clients
    Amazon
    Air France
    American Express
    AstraZeneca
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A food & beverage company hired SGK to do packaging architecture and design work. SGK did prototyping, provided strategies and insights, and designed concepts. They also worked with the company's internal teams to explore different packaging ideas that would excite consumers and enhance consumer experience. SGK has been meeting the company's expectations in this ongoing engagement.

    "They’re very transparent regarding delivery time and have never gone past a deadline." - Innovation Manager, Food & Beverage Company

  • 11
    $75,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    New York NY

    Based in San Francisco, Cutwater is a full-service advertising agency whose name derives from their vision – they help clients find their cutwater, or the clearest manifestation of their company's vision. Founded in 2007, its team of nearly 50 specializes in advertising, SEO, and social media marketing services among other marketing efforts.  

    Clients
    Google
    Brawny
    Twitter
    Axos Bank
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Cutwater was hired by a healthcare services marketplace for product awareness. Cutwater created a brand platform and a corresponding manifesto which entailed a joint digital and traditional advertising campaign. Cutwater now manages all of the marketplace's TV, radio, digital, and social campaigns across 26 states.

    "Their work was transformational for us in terms of helping to communicate our core value proposition and strategic positioning for the brand...Several providers responded to us and really wanted to know more about what we were doing and how we could work with them. That was a huge success." – CMO, Healthcare Company

  • 12
    $100,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    New York NY

    Fearless Media is a full-service digital marketing agency located in New York, NY. The team of nearly 20 employees provides social media marketing, advertising, media planning and buying, SEO, PPC, and email marketing to businesses in the entertainment, retail, education, and technology industries. Founded in 2009, Fearless Media works collaboratively with clients develop marketing strategies, drive revenue, and execute campaigns that lead to success.

    Clients
    Norton Gaming 2020Wonderlic 2019Valve 2020The Assemblage
    2019Turtle Beach 2019THQ Nordic 2019Razer
    2018Psyonix
    2018Amazon
    Notable Project

    A video game company uses Fearless Media as its go-to media buying agency. This means Fearless Media helps the company plan advertising campaigns across mediums: print, online, outdoor, TV, and social media. Fearless Media's core responsibility is conducting market research to identify the video game company's target audience.

    “The fact that we're still working with Fearless Media, and have expanded their role, speaks to the quality of their work. ... Fearless Media has been instrumental in terms of our ability to market massive hit and niche games.” – General Manager, Versus Evil

  • 13
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    New York NY

    The Byne Group is a strategic branding and integrated marketing agency located in Suffern, N.Y., with offices in Montclair, N.J. and New York City. The Byne Group specializes in PR, branding, web design, digital strategy, advertising and content marketing services. These services are provided to clients in the education, healthcare & medical, financial services, non-profit, government and business services industries.

    Clients
    Amazon
    ASCAP
    AllianceBernstein
    Barnes and Noble
    Industries
    Notable Project

    The Byne Group worked on the design and content of a brochure for a historical society. The logo was modified and graphics were put together to create the brochure. The brochures now get passed out to visiting tourists. 

    "They're a pleasure to work with: lovely people, and very professional. They were fantastic at deadlines and being responsive to us." – Executive Director, Historical Society

  • 14
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    New York NY

    Noble Digital is a creative growth agency that was founded in 2012. They have three employs working out of Santa Monica, Calif., where they provide brand strategy and planning, digital campaigning, video production, and UX/UI design. They work with small, midmarket and global companies, primarily in e-commerce, business services, consumer products, and finance.

    Clients
    Mutual of Omaha
    New Balance
    Plated
    Biohm Probiotics
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Noble Digital produced a series of videos for an insurance company. They also created an advertising campaign. Their videos and advertisements increased ad-to-landing page conversions for the client.

    “Several months after the campaign started, Noble reviewed our media data and recommended changes to optimize the efficacy of the campaign. These changes resulted in increased ad-to-landing page conversions.” – Director of Advisor Marketing & Operations, Insurance Company

  • 15
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    New York NY

    RXM Creative was started in 2013 in New York City. The small team of fewer than 10 employees specializes in advertising, content marketing, and social media marketing. They pride themselves on their strategy and creativity.

    Clients
    Ray-Ban
    Under Armour
    Tabasco
    Harry's
    Notable Project

    An eye-wear company wanted help with a branding campaign for a new product. The client approached RXM Creative without a strategy. RXM created a social media campaign and tagline for the product, giving it a tangible identity. The client said the campaign had outstanding results.

    “The engagement rate was one of the highest relative to our average figures for the brand and social media. ...They also worked on a limited edition collection that I wasn’t involved in. That collection sold out in one day, even though the campaign was intended to last for at least 2 weeks.” – Head of Integrated Communications, Eye-Wear Company

  • 16
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    New York NY

    Gigante Vaz Partners is a branding, advertising, and media agency based in New York City. The agency was founded in 1989 and currently employs a team of 29 staff members. Gigante Vaz Partners provides advertising, branding, media planning & buying, social media marketing, video production, and web design services. Most of their clients are enterprise or mid-size companies.

    Clients
    EFI
    Mack-Cali
    St. Martin's Press
    Flatiron Books
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A large real estate firm with various subsidiaries wanted to develop awareness of the parent company as a whole instead of just the individual subsidiaries. They hired Gigante Vaz Partners to come up with a strategy and execute on it.  Gigante Vaz Partners used a digital marketing campaign, print collateral, conferences and onsite programs, and promotional videos to bolster the client's web presence.

    "We successfully supported our leasing teams and achieved leasing occupancy goals. The increasing leasing activity was the direct reflection of the work Gigante Vaz Partners did. They continue bringing fresh, creative ideas, which is the key to success." –SVP of Marketing, Real Estate Firm

  • 17
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Norwalk CT

    milk* is a branding and advertising agency based in South Norwalk, Connecticut. They were founded in 2001, and have 62 employees. milk*'s services include social media marketing, digital strategy, public relations, advertising, and branding. Their clients include several prominent global brands.

    Clients
    US Solar
    Mad Milk
    New Balance
    ConAir
    Industries
    Notable Project

    milk* provided web and print design updates for a public policy think tank. The client needed to migrate their Drupal site to WordPress, refresh its visuals, and reimagine their brand for print material. milk* provided front and backend development for the WordPress site, adding several features and adjusting visual assets. They also redesigned the client's brief and whitepaper format for their print publications.

    "They have a team that’s probably on the average-to-small size for creative companies, but they had people in-house who could do everything, from coding and design of a robust WordPress site, to print collateral, branding, and event collateral." – Digital Media Director, Think Tank

  • 18
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    New York NY

    Hungry is a creative and digital marketing agency based in New York. Founded in 2014, they have a team of 18 employees. Their focus includes UX/UI design, advertising, and social media marketing.

    Clients
    Virgin Atlantic
    Sephora
    Seabourn
    AT&T
    Notable Project

    A advertising and sales division of a large company hired Hungry to develop a digital experience for learning about the company’s history. Using the software AngularJS, Hungry handled the coding and back-end infrastructure of the project. Despite Hungry’s small team size, the client appreciated Hungry’s creative and developmental expertise.

    “We found Hungry’s project management to be really strong and the project went off without any major problems. They always delivered on time.” – Creative Director, Advertising Division

  • 19
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Brooklyn NY

    Column Five is a creative agency founded in 2009. They are based in Irvine, Calif., and have an office in Brooklyn, N.Y. Their 57-person team provides content marketing, public relations, and video production services to their clients in the advertising & marketing and business services industries. 

    Clients
    Zendesk
    Dropbox
    Dialpad
    Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Column Five designed a full-service campaign to market an update for a popular web browser. They build a site and carried out SEM, email marketing, and social media marketing to drive awareness for the campaign. Their efforts brought positive impressions for the commonly ridiculed browser, which earn laud from the client. 

    "One of the things that makes them so strong as an agency is the fact that they pride themselves on being client-led. They are an extension of your team. There is no ego and no attitude to the way that they work." – Creative Technologist, Web Browswer

  • 20
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    New York NY

    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.

    Clients
    GC Garcia
    IKEA
    Terra Nova
    Industries
    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

     

  • 21
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    New York NY

    Founded in 2017, #1NinjaPromo.io is located in Minsk, Belarus. With about 10 employees, they provide social media marketing, digital strategy, and content marketing services to midmarket and small businesses focusing on business services, information technology, and financial services industries.

    Clients
    Iqoniq
    IronFX
    Bitforex
    FFPB
    Industries
    Notable Project

    #1NinjaPromo.io provides social marketing services for an interior design company. Besides Instagram help, they've completed a range of projects including strategy, YouTube videos. and offline event planning. Their work has brought in more customers from Instagram.

    "We've received 100+ clients from Instagram." –CEO & Co-Founder, Interior Design Company

  • 22
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Fairfield NJ

    Saffron Tech is a full-service web, software, and mobile application development company with offices in New York and India. They have served their global clientele for over 10 years. They use industry-leading tools to create scalable websites and products for clients.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Saffron Tech helped develop a website for an instructional health video platform. The project included developing a site that featured a payment portal and integrated with Wistia and MailChimp.

    "Their willingness to go the extra mile showed a great level deal of care.” – Co-Founder of Instructional Health Video Platform

  • 23
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    New York NY

    HUNTER is a digital marketing and online optimization agency located in New York, NY. Founded in 2010, HUNTER is expert in SEO, PPC, social media marketing, digital strategy, and conversion optimization. The team of nearly 10 employees works with businesses ranging from e-commerce retailers to start-ups to established brands. They're committed to supplying clients with the digital marketing techniques that get the results they need to succeed and stand out in a crowded, competitive environment.

    Clients
    Adidas
    IBKUL
    Gottex
    Bikini.com
    Industries
    Notable Project

    HUNTER worked with an automotive company to improve its search engine marketing (SEM) and increase qualified online traffic. The HUNTER team built out the client's existing Google and Bing paid advertising accounts, helping them achieve key performance goals such as return on ad spend.

    “I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend them. ... Trust them to do the job. They’ve done a good job for us.” – President, Automotive Company

  • 24
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Chester NY

    AJ Ross Creative Media is a full-service marketing and advertising agency based in Chester, NY. It was founded in 1991 and has a team of 9 that provides branding, web design, PR, advertising, social media marketing, digital strategy and media planning & buying services.

    Clients
    Jacoby and Meyers
    Motion Labs
    Orange County Partnership NY
    Finkelstein & Partners Law
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A charity organization was pivoting its focus and needed to rebrand. AJ Ross Creative Media achieved this rebrand through website changes, logo design and advertising through brochures. 

    "Overall, it was an effective process...Their [AJ Ross Creative Media's] efforts have greatly improved our visibility within the community and among our peer organizations." — Chief Advancement Officer, Charity Organization

  • 25
    $10,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    New York NY

    ICR is a midsize advertising company launched in 1998. Their team offers advertising, marketing strategy, market research, and public relations. The company is based in New York, New York; San Francisco, California; Boston, Massachusetts and Los Angeles, California.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    ICR is ensuring that their client’s website is compliant with rules and regulations for publicly held companies. They’re updating the platform, building a page for investors, and creating an ESG component.

    “We heard they were good, but we had no idea how good. They consistently set us up for success.”

  • 26
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    New York NY

    NYC based digital design agency, Crafted, works small and midmarket businesses in the business services, real estate, retail, advertising, and arts industries. SInce 2011, the team of 50 have worked providing clients with web design, branding, advertising, SEO, web development, and digital strategy services.

    Clients
    New York Times
    Tishman Speyer
    Revolt TV
    Industries
    Notable Project

    An electric tool repair company partnered with Crafted to design and develop a website for their customers. They provided the client with design, development, branding, and SEO services to reach the client’s customers. 

    “The project has improved our business one thousand percent. Being on the internet has changed everything for us. The website they delivered was great.” – Owner, Tool Repair Company

  • 27
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Red Bank NJ

    Spitball Advertising is an advertising company. Established in 2007, the small company is based in Red Bank, New Jersey. Their services include advertising, branding, marketing strategy, social media marketing, and more.

    Notable Project

    Spitball Advertising developed creative and communication strategies leveraging brand insights to support a new product’s launch. They created creative collateral that guided the creation of social media ads.

    "Spitball uses insights to drive a unique and compelling creative approach to communications."

  • 28
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Mahwah NJ

    DSM is a marketing agency headquartered in Mahwah, N.J. Since their founding in 2007, they have provided marketing strategy, content marketing, and advertising services. They have about 46 employees who primarily support midmarket and small business clients in the healthcare and medical, consumer products and services, and financial services industries.

    Clients
    Inside Rx
    OmniActive
    Consumer Product Testing Company
    MAINGEAR
    Industries
    Notable Project

    DSM redeveloped a website and produced content to expand a digital presence for a financial consultancy. They created blog content as well as directed SEO and PR campaigns. Their efforts improved website traffic and increased lead generation.

    "They had great communication..." — Partner, Financial Consultancy

  • 29
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    New York NY

    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

  • 30
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Brooklyn NY

    Demand Roll is a Brooklyn-based content marketing and digital PR firm that was founded in 2017. They focus on organic SEO services like content development and link earning. They work with businesses of all sizes in a variety of industries. 

    Clients
    Zulily
    StubHub
    BizFilings
    The Knot
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Demand Roll provides ongoing SEO, PR, and content marketing services to a retail company. Their work boosted sales and saved the client time and money. 

    "The team is very easy to work with." – CEO, Fashion Company 

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