Looking for a top advertising agency in Portland?

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 Portland. 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 Portland Ad and Marketing Companies

  • 1
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Lewiston ME

    Founded in 2013, Anchour is a branding, web development, and logo design agency based in Lewiston, ME. A small team of about 20 employees runs the company, and they mainly work with small and mid-market businesses. Their branding offerings include visual identity, brand strategy and messaging, and naming.

    Clients
    Apple
    Baxter Brewing
    DaVinci's Eatery
    Frosty's Donuts
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Anchour partnered with a dog daycare to build a WordPress website and create a complementary brand strategy and logo and perform SEO maintenance. This step was crucial to helping the owner launch the new business.

    “Anchour's team seemed interested in getting to know me and the story behind my company, compared to other agencies, which treated it as a job. … I wanted my story and mission to be reflected in the brand.” – Founder, Dog Daycare

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  • 2
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Portland ME

    FUSEIDEAS is a full-service creative agency that has offices in Winchester, Mass., and Portland, Maine. Founded in 2006, the agency and its team of over 40 specialize in branding, web design, advertising, and mobile app development.

    Clients
    HBO
    Adidas
    Sears
    NHL
    Notable Project

    For years, a university has been going to FUSEIDEAS for a variety of digital projects, including a web design. They helped with all the features and backend control. FUSEIDEAS brought clarity to the university's goals and provided realistic solutions. The client applauds FUSEIDEAS on their flexibility. 

    "They [FUSEIDEAS] work with you to find what you need and what you can afford." – Chief Information Officer, University 

  • 3
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Portland ME

    Rugged Coastal is a creative design studio founded in 2015. Their headquarters is in Portland, Maine, with a second location in Boston. Their 3-person team offers services in branding, advertising and web design. They primarily serve small and midmarket businesses.

    Clients
    Woodhull Public House
    Sample 10
    Bullsugar
    El Corazon
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Rugged Coastal provided services in print advertising and web design for an apparel company. They improved the client’s digital visibility and e-commerce site, helping design, build and implement advertisements. The client praised Rugged Coastal’s successful advertising strategies.

    “Clients should have faith in Rugged Coastal’s abilities; they can produce really interesting content.” – Product Line Director, Apparel Company
     

  • 4
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Portland ME

    Trueline, an advertising company, was founded in 2007. The midsize Portland, Maine-based team specializes in advertising, branding, marketing strategy, content marketing, and more.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Trueline redesigned and redeveloped an education management firm's website. 

    "They took the time to get to know our organization and designed a website that exceeded our needs!"

  • 5
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Portland ME

    Maine Creative is a full-service creative studio located in Portland, Maine. Their small team of 1–2 employees mostly serve small businesses and some mid-market clients. They specialize in defining SEO strategies, executing PR plans, and conducting creative social media campaigns.

    Clients
    profoundly human
    Central Maine Medical Center
    Gelato Fiasco
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Maine Creative led a number of marketing campaigns for a packaged food company. They delivered graphic design, coordinated PR events, and assisted in outsourcing video production. Their efforts had a significantly positive impact on the brand's growth.

    "Their initial work helped accelerate the sales at a newly-opened location by producing successful community and brand-building events." — Marketing Director, Packaged Food Company

     

  • 6
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Biddeford ME
    Branding agency Harpswell Studio was launched in 2021. They are headquartered in Biddeford, Maine and have a small team. Harpswell Studio focuses on branding, web design, graphic design, advertising, and more.
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Harpswell Studios rebranded a wedding and events venue. After changing the logo and visual elements of the website, the team now manages the client's Instagram page and monitors the site's performance.

    "Everything Harpswell Studios has done for me has captured and consolidated the essence of my business."

  • 7
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Portland ME

    The VIA agency is a branding and design company from Portland, Maine. It was founded in 1995 and now employs a team of 86 that provides web design, PR, SEO, market research, advertising, and branding services. 

    Clients
    Lowe's
    Wawa
    L.L. Bean
    Samsung
  • 8
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Yarmouth ME

    Greenfield Belser is a brand strategy and design firm headquartered in Washington, D.C. with supplemental offices in Yarmouth, Maine, and Dublin, Ohio. It was founded in 2016 and now has a team of 23 that provides web design, marketing strategy, market research, advertising, and branding services. Greenfield Belser works with a variety of industries such as education, financial services, and government. 

    Clients
    The Claro Group
    Epiq
    The Academy of General Dentistry
    Orba
    Industries
  • 9
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    10 - 49 Employees
    Portland ME
    In Portland, Maine, Strategic Media, Inc. (Maine) is an advertising company. Launched in 2000, the small team focuses on advertising, marketing strategy, media planning & buying, and direct marketing.
  • 10
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    10 - 49 Employees
    Yarmouth ME
    Vreeland Marketing & Design is an email marketing company located in Yarmouth, Maine. The small company was launched in 1978. Their team specializes in email marketing, marketing strategy, market research, public relations, and more.
  • 12
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    10 - 49 Employees
    Portsmouth NH
    Fishnet Media, an advertising company, was founded in 2006. Their small team is headquartered in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. The firm specializes in advertising, branding, marketing strategy, social media marketing, and more.
  • 13
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    Ethos Marketing & Design

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    10 - 49 Employees
    Westbrook ME
    Branding agency Ethos Marketing & Design was launched in 1999. Their small team is located in Westbrook, Maine. Ethos Marketing & Design focuses on branding, marketing strategy, market research, public relations, and more.
  • 14
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    10 - 49 Employees
    Saco ME
    Headquartered in Saco, Maine, CBC Automotive Marketing is a market research company. The small team focuses on market research, media planning & buying, public relations, direct marketing, and more and was founded in 1983.
  • 15
    $100,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Lewiston ME
    Rinck Advertising, an advertising company, was established in 2001. They are in Lewiston, Maine and Annapolis, Maryland and have a small team. Their services include advertising, marketing strategy, branding, digital strategy, and more.
  • 16
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Scarborough ME
    Established in 2001, Creative Imaging Group is an advertising company. The small Scarborough, Maine-based team focuses on advertising, branding, market research, direct marketing, and more.
  • 17
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    10 - 49 Employees
    Portsmouth NH
    Provado Marketing Solutions, inc. Is a small advertising company. Founded in 2005, the agency is located in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. Their team provides advertising, branding, digital strategy, marketing strategy, and more.
  • 18
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Portland ME
    Garrand Moehlenkamp is a small advertising company. They focus on advertising, event marketing & planning, media planning & buying, public relations, and more and were founded in 1987. The agency is located in Portland, Maine.
  • 19
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Portland ME
    CD&M Communications is an advertising company. Their small team is based in Portland, Maine. The agency provides advertising, branding, media planning & buying, public relations, and more.
  • 20
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Cape Elizabeth ME
    NL Partners is an advertising company. The small Cape Elizabeth, Maine-based firm was founded in 1988. Their team provides advertising, digital strategy, marketing strategy, public relations, and more.
  • 21
    Undisclosed
    2 - 9 Employees
    Portsmouth NH
    Filias Advertising is an advertising company. Their small team is in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. Their team focuses on advertising, event marketing & planning, and marketing strategy.
  • 22
    Undisclosed
    2 - 9 Employees
    Portsmouth NH
    Established in 2017, Solomon Consulting LLC is a social media marketing agency. Their small team is headquartered in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. Their services include social media marketing, advertising, direct marketing, and email marketing.
  • 23
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    10 - 49 Employees
    Rollinsford NH
    VFX Direct | Creative Agency is a small Rollinsford, New Hampshire-based advertising company. Launched in 2007, the team specializes in advertising, branding, corporate photography, marketing strategy, and more.
  • 24
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Yarmouth ME
    Launched in 2015, Blaze Partners is a marketing strategy company. They are located in Yarmouth, Maine and have a small team. Their services include marketing strategy, advertising, digital strategy, media planning & buying, and more.
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  • 25
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Portland ME
    Launched in 1989, Surprise Advertising is an advertising company. Headquartered in Portland, Maine, their small team offers advertising, graphic design, marketing strategy, direct marketing, and more.
  • 26
    Undisclosed
    2 - 9 Employees
    Portsmouth NH
    Located in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, Centrus Digital is a small social media marketing company. Launched in 2004, the team focuses on social media marketing, advertising, and search engine optimization.
  • 27
    Undisclosed
    2 - 9 Employees
    Portsmouth NH
    Advertising company The Gravy Lab was launched in 2016. The firm specializes in advertising, marketing strategy, social media marketing, and web design and has a small team. The firm is headquartered in Portsmouth, New Hampshire.
  • 29
    Undisclosed
    2 - 9 Employees
    Portsmouth NH
    SearchBox, LLC, an advertising company, was founded in 2016. The small Portsmouth, New Hampshire-based team offers advertising, media planning & buying, and digital strategy.
  • 30
    Undisclosed
    2 - 9 Employees
    Portsmouth NH
    Gemini Marketing LLC is a small advertising company. The Portsmouth, New Hampshire-based firm was founded in 2014. Their team focuses on advertising, branding, email marketing, event marketing & planning, and more.
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