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List of the Best Advertising Companies

  • 61
    $100,000+
    1,000 - 9,999 Employees
    Montreal Canada

    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
    Honda
    Fasken
    KFC
    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."

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  • 62
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Located in Chelmsford, UK, Absolute Digital Media is a digital marketing agency that was established in 2008. With about 30 employees, Absolute Digital Media specializes in SEO, PPC, social media, content marketing and web design.

    Clients
    Pitney Bowes
    Ladbrokes
    Santa Fe Group
    National Childbirth Trust
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Absolute Digital Media provided performance marketing services to a travel firm. The main task on the project was SEO, which was performed using backlinking and optimized content strategy to boost site rankings. Absolute Digital provides monthly site performance audits, performance consulting and other solutions. The client's web presence has considerably increased. 

    "They've [Absolute Digital Media] exceeded all of my expectations and their own initial projections. Our conversion rate has increased tenfold and our financial records show that our £300,000 investment has generated over £4 million." – CEO, Travel Insurance Firm

  • 63
    $100,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Baltimore MD

    Founded in Baltimore, Md. in 1981, GKV is an advertising agency that offers a variety of services: digital strategy, advertising, social media marketing, PR, and branding. The team of more than 200 employees mostly works with mid-market businesses across several industries – consumer products, healthcare, and telecommunications.

    Clients
    Sprint
    McCormick
    Old Bay
    Center for Disease Control
    Industries
    Notable Project

    GKV has an ongoing project with a food production company. The partnership began with a focus on traditional media. GKV created marketing materials for print and TV. Now, GKV is helping the client build its social media presence on Facebook and Twitter.

    “[W]e've never had anybody help us drive the numbers like they've helped us drive the numbers.” – Operations Coordinator, Food Production Company

  • 64
    Undisclosed
    50 - 249 Employees
    Montréal Canada

    Digital communications agency Havas Canada is based in Montreal, Canada with another office in Toronto. Since 1986, their team of 117 has been specializing in web design, advertising, branding, and more for midmarket-sized clients.

    Clients
    Canadian Women's Foundation
    New Balance
    Dior
    Volkswagen
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Havas Canada developed a few websites for a museum in Quebec. The websites they developed were responsive and informative. Havas Canada's efforts resulted in higher traffic and engagement. 

    "Most of our sites have good usability and user experience, and that drives in higher traffic to the pages, more page views, and more time on site." – Manager of Digital Interactives, Museum

  • 65
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Dallas TX

    Working exclusively with B2B clients, Spire creates positive interactions between their clients' brands and audiences. Spire Agency’s ultimate goal is to elevate B2B client brands; creating positive interactions between the brand and its audiences. Founded in 2005, the 15+ member team is primarily headquartered in Texas with offices in Dallas and Austin.

    Clients
    TrinityRail
    American Airlines
    Airbus Helicopters
    Texas Capital Bank
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Spire Agency has been the long-term agency of record for a B2B business bank managing over $25B in assets. They were originally brought on board to help craft the bank's brand strategy, messaging, and positioning. From there, the engagement grew to Spire acting as an almost entirely outsourced marketing team with continued focus on brand strategy, website design and development, and campaign execution.

    “What Spire has created for us is a beautiful, well-received brand." Senior VP of Corporate Marketing, Bank

  • 66
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Alhambra CA

    UNINCORPORATED is a design and branding agency based in Alhambra, Calif. Founded in 2003, this company has 27 employees. Services offered by UNINCORPORATED include advertising, graphic design, and marketing strategy.

    Clients
    Alaska Airlines
    Barnes and Noble
    Nike
    Industries
    Notable Project

    UNINCORPORATED provided digital marketing and web design for a private university. They were also responsible for marketing campaigns for the university, creating email campaigns, landing pages, content, and forms. The client reported that all of their SEO and marketing goals were met through their collaboration with UNINCORPORATED.

    "We have analytics and have been able to demonstrate that the SEO of a program we were marketing ended up surpassing the SEO of our existing school website, which was well-established." - Director of Digital Learning & Innovation, Private University

  • 67
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Birmingham AL

    Based in Birmingham, Ala., SociallyIN is a social media agency that helps businesses create content and develop social media strategies. With a team of fewer than 50, this agency services a range of clients across multiple industries.

    Clients
    Dick’s Sporting Goods
    Patel Restaurant Group
    Alfa Insurance
    Boys & Girls Club of America
    Notable Project

    A wine business hired SociallyIN to help boost customer engagement. They created software that connects wine drinkers with wineries by marking corks with unique identifiers. The software reads the markings on the corks and provides customers with information about the wine.

    “They [SociallyIN] can deliver on their promises. Despite the level of complexity and novelty of this project, they were able to complete the task within the constraints, which is a difficult thing to do.” – Co-Owner, Wine Business

  • 68
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Fairview Heights IL

    Rankings.io is a legal SEO company located in O'Fallon, Ill. It was founded in 2013 and now has a team of nearly 20 that exclusively provides SEO services to clients. 

    Clients
    The Levin Firm
    Greene
    Broillette
    & Wheeler
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A personal injury law firm wanted to increase their online presence and organic search rankings. Rankings.io achieves these goals by utilizing SEO, backlinks, content development, and website modifications across the firm's 9 different sites.

    "We have a handful of articles that bring in around $200,000 worth or organic revenue each month. Even though we only work in the state of Florida, we hold the top national search ranking for the term “car accident attorney,” which is a huge testament to their work." —Marketing Manager, Law Firm

  • 69
    $250,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    Sensis is an integrated cross-cultural marketing agency with offices in Los Angeles Washington, D.C., Austin, and Atlanta. Founded in 1998, the team of 90+ offers advertising, research, digital experience, PR, social media, and branding. They develop research-based campaigns that drive measurable ROI their clients.

    Clients
    City of Los Angeles
    Boston College
    US Department of Commerce
    Auto Club Speedway
    Industries
    Notable Project

    One of Sensis’ clients is an energy company that wanted to connect with its community with a bilingual PR campaign. Sensis organized community events, worked with local media, and designed and produced all the advertising material.

    “In many ways, I feel that we're their only client. I know that's kind of a cliché – the way that they have been able to sometimes just drop everything else, get what we needed done, and bring in any additional partners, if necessary. They've really done an outstanding job.” – Communications Manager, Energy Company

  • 70
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Irvine CA

    Venthio is a branding and design agency founded in 2006. Based in Orange County, Calif., the team of 2 specializes in branding and advertising.

    Clients
    IBM
    Sprint
    Sony
    Toyota
    Notable Project

    Venthio helped an insurance company by building a distinctive, scalable brand platform for a publication. They performed a strategic analysis, evaluated company strengths and weaknesses, and redesigned marketing and web collateral. The client was impressed with the team's work. 

    "Before our work with Dean, we had around 150,000 users in 50 countries, and about 60 or 70 companies working with us to provide content at that time. Today, our readership is in 144 countries." – Founder and Chairman, Insurance Company 

  • 71
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Diego CA

    Mentus is a digital agency based in San Diego that specializes in web design, SEO, and digital strategy. Since 1981, the agency and its team of 15+ have worked with clients in industries including business services, healthcare, and government services.

    Clients
    Extra Space Storage
    SBA
    Aramark
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Mentus completed a full rebranding on a pharmaceuticals firm. Mentus' work included a website redesign, creating branded materials, and designing a logo. Everyone was satisfied and impressed with the work. They have since relaunched, but still, use Mentus when needed. 

    "Mentus always hits deadlines and are always within budget, which is very important. More than that, they seemed to understand what we wanted because they’ve worked with several different industries." – VP Finance & Investor Relations, Pharmaceuticals Firm

  • 72
    $25,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    Theory SF is a San Francisco-based creative agency. The agency was founded in 2015 and has a team of 2 that provides a variety of services including branding, marketing strategy, web design, advertising, digital strategy, and more.

    Clients
    Cisco
    SF Museum of Modern Art
    EcoTerra
    Net Gear
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A radio station was undergoing a rebranding of their entire network and needed to overhaul various parts of their online presence. Theory SF conducted market research in order to redesign their website as a fitting part of their overall rebranding.

    "They’re highly professional, but also down-to-earth people that feel like part of our team. The team’s industry knowledge is incredible and they’re not afraid to think outside the box." — Program Director, Radio Station

  • 73
    $75,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    New Orleans LA

    Zehnder Communications is a full-service marketing agency in New Orleans, La. Founded in 1996, they have about 82 employees that serve a range of businesses in the arts and entertainment, business services and financial services sectors. Services include web design, advertising, and branding. 

    Clients
    Swerve
    Burger King
    Edgen Murray
    Entergy
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Zehnder Communications oversaw marketing strategies for a Chicago-based hotel. Zehnder Communications managed the hotel's social media campaigns and created its holiday card and website.

     

  • 74
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Iowa City IA

    Sculpt is a social media marketing agency headquartered in Iowa City, Iowa. Founded in 2012, the team of 10+ people help established B2B companies use social media channels to exceed reach and revenue goals. Their services focus on social media advertising, content creation, and marketing automation consulting. 
     

    Clients
    ACT
    Pearson
    Allsteel
    Livability.com
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Sculpt did video production, social media advertising, and email campaigns as part of a digital marketing partnership with an economic development organization. They wrote, directed, and filmed videos and ran Facebook ads. Their campaigns helped the client pass their 6-month goal in 3 months.

    "Since we launched our first video, we've seen an over 200% increase in lead capture. Additionally, the leads that we're getting are more qualified than ever before. They've been able to capture our humor and laid-back approach to communication, and they're really funny." – Director of Talent Attraction, Economic Development Organization
     

  • 75
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Austin TX

    Rock Candy Media is a marketing and advertising agency headquartered in Austin, Texas. It also has an office in Beverly Hills, Calif. Founded in 2009, Rock Candy Media's team of 22 employees provide marketing strategy, social media marketing, and digital strategy. The firm mainly works with small business clients.  

    Clients
    Inherit Hotel Group
    Austin Urology Institute
    HIVE
    Networth Realty
    Notable Project

    A building materials company hired Rock Candy Media to help streamline its brand unity across markets and brands it owned. Rock Candy Media designed a website and created social channels for each brand. They also created a suite of marketing collateral. The materials company experienced an increase in leads from its enhanced digital presence. 

    "They're good about prioritizing work and delivering on time, unlike other vendors we've worked with in the past. The best creative is only so helpful when it's late, so we really appreciate their timely approach to their work. They're also good about providing creative input and helping us push the envelop with our branding. They go the extra mile without us even having to ask them." – Communications Manager, Building Materials Corporation

  • 76
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Farmers Branch TX

    Miller Ad Agency is a Dallas-based marketing agency that was founded in 1984. With over 20 employees on staff, the team specializes in branding, advertising, digital strategy, social media marketing, and video production.

    Clients
    Friendly Chevy
    5Miles
    Fair Lease
    CUTX
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Miller Ad Agency utilized its marketing expertise when it was hired by an automobile leaser. It put together banners and email campaigns, redesigned the leaser's website, and even designed a billboard. The client was pleased with Miller Ad Agency's performance.

    "We’ve been able to maintain a strong relationship that’s helped us grow and be better at what we do, as well as being able to provide feedback to help them be the thing we need, without having any negative connotations coming from feedback." – President, Automobile Leasing Company

  • 77
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    New Orleans LA

    Online Optimism is a digital marketing agency from New Orleans. It was founded in 2012 and now has a team of 12 that provides a wide variety of services including web design, SEO, PPC, social media marketing, digital strategy, email marketing and more.

    Clients
    Xavier University of Louisiana
    One Main
    St. Thomas Community Health Center
    Superior Seafood
    Notable Project

    A car dealership had unsatisfactory experiences with other digital marketing agencies and wanted to try a new approach. Online Optimism created a comprehensive digital marketing strategy that included SEM search, display, and mobile advertising as well as video content.

     

  • 78
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Sausalito CA

    DDW is a brand design consulting company based in Sausalito, Calif. Founded in 1997, the team of 35 specializes in packaging design, branding, logo services, and other design. They focus on consumer products and services.

    Clients
    Starbucks
    Campbell’s
    Sprint
    Amazon
    Industries
    Notable Project

    DDW worked on package design for a large coffee brand. They augmented the brand’s internal graphics team to redesign the packaging for a line of products. They were a part of the process from conception to review and assisted with multiple projects after. The client was impressed with positive feedback the project received.

    “Everyone loved the design. It was a great mix of our history and heritage in a more modern look and feel. We get compliments from the different teams.” – Brand Manager, Large Coffee Brand 

  • 79
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Austin TX

    Workhorse Marketing was founded in 2003 and is located in Austin, Texas. Their team of 15 employees provides web design, advertising, and branding services for midmarket, enterprise, and small businesses.

    Clients
    Tilson Homes
    Ship Station
    American Express
    Dr. Pepper
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Workhorse Marketing provides digital marketing services for a thermal technology company. They designed a logo and developed a website. The team continues to create promotional materials. A lot of positive feedback has been received.

    "We’ve gotten a lot of positive feedback from clients on their initial branding." –CEO, Thermal Technology Company

  • 80
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    BayCreative is a full-service marketing agency that excels in various services including content marketing, branding, design, direct marketing, video production, PPC, and email marketing. Founded in 1997, their San Francisco-based team of 16 serves as a "virtual marketing department" for their clients in industries like IT, financial services, and healthcare. 

    Clients
    Box
    Cisco
    Intel
    Motorola
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A professional coach wanted to pivot to a larger audience and had to adjust their brand accordingly. BayCreative redesigned their website and branding efforts, including materials like digital business cards and Google Forms. BayCreative now helps produce promotional content for social campaigns. 

    "My main objective was to gain some traction doing the same thing, but for a different audience. I’ve successfully broken into that audience and booked numerous speaking engagements and gained various clients. Not only that, but it has also gone global which is something that I didn’t really expect. I’m extremely happy with their work." – CEO, Professional Coach Company

  • 81
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    London United Kingdom

     Toast is a TV advertising and visual production agency based in London. Founded in 2002, the team of 11 specializes in advertising, video production, and media planning & buying.

    Clients
    Morgan Stanley
    Ancestry.com
    Cancer Research UK
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Toast provided a software company with their video production services. They produced 5 animated videos used online and at events and arranged facility availability, royalty acquisition, and voice talent. The client was impressed with the positive feedback the project received.

    “We’ve received very high praise from people that we value. Investors and attendees at conferences have remarked about the quality of the videos. Our sales team expects top quality, and they have said that they are proud to stand in front of these videos.” – Head of Marketing and Communications, Software Company 

  • 82
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    Most Likely To is an advertising agency from San Francisco. It was founded in 2017 and now has a team of 6 that works on advertising, branding, digital strategy, media planning & buying, content marketing, and video production for companies of varying sizes.

    Clients
    City of San Francisco
    HBO
    airbnb
    Domino's
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A law firm needed help filling open positions and Most Likely To worked on the brand and online image in order to attract the right candidates. After that project, Most Likely To now conducts out of home advertising campaigns as well as managing their social media presence.

    "They keep us well-informed of all the metrics involved—from click rates to the number of impressions our outdoor advertising has seen. We have been very pleased with their results." — HR Generalist, Law Firm

  • 83
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Boston MA

    The Fantastical is a Boston-based firm that was founded in 2012. The company's team of 13 specializes in branding, social media marketing, advertising, media planning and buying, video production, and content marketing.

    Clients
    Samuel Adams
    Panera Bread
    TripAdvisor
    Auntie Anne's
    Industries
    Notable Project

    The Fantastical helped launch a management consulting firm. The Fantastical created branding and marketing materials for the company, including a website, business cards, and logo. 

    "I have gotten good feedback on the website. I know that every prospect and the clients I’m currently working with have spent time on the website, familiarizing themselves with me and the nature of the business we’re doing. So, I’m very happy with how effectively it seems to communicate and position the company." - Principal, Management Consulting Firm

  • 84
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Fairfax VA

    Foster Web Marketing is a web marketing company located in Fairfax, Va. Founded in 1998, Foster Web Marketing has around 40 employees who specialize in web design, SEO, and CRM consulting and SI, particularly for legal firms.The client appreciated Foster Web Marketing's ability to enrich their team's knowledge of best practices in web marketing through webinars and collaboration.

    Clients
    Molly B. Kenny
    Keller & Keller
    Cardoza Law Corporation
    Cuddigan Law
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Foster Web Marketing worked with a law firm to revitalize its website. Foster Web Marketing provided web design and development, including improved mobile responsiveness. Once the website was complete, Foster Web Marketing stayed on to provide 20 hours of support every month.  

    "We’ve had great success with the site; it’s increased over 19% in organic traffic since October 2016." – Director of Marketing, Legal Firm 

  • 85
    $75,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    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
    Peets Coffee and Tea
    Jeep
    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

  • 86
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Walnut Creek CA

    JStokes Agency is a creative marketing agency located in Walnut Creek, California. Founded in 1978 with about 50 employees, the agency works with clients across industries such as retail, real estate, business services, consumer products and services, legal, and financial services. They specialize in digital strategy, advertising, media planning and buying, and branding.

    Clients
    Bay Alarm
    Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP
    Subway
    Lennar Multifamily
    Industries
    Notable Project

    JStokes Agency oversaw advertising campaigns and rebranding strategies for a law firm. They designed a new website, met with focus groups of lawyers and ran a discovery program. As a result of the partnership, the firm won the advertising campaign of the year award from the Legal Marketing Association and users' time spent on its website has increased. 

    "JStokes Agency has really gotten to know the nuances of our organization and it's able to work very well within that structure." – Director of Business Development, Law Firm

  • 87
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Squamish Canada

    Headquartered in Squamish, Canada with another location in Vancouver,  Marwick Internet Marketing is a marketing agency founded in 2012. The team of 17 specializes in digital strategy, social media marketing, SEO, PPC, and web development services for clients in the arts, music, health care, real estate, automotive, and legal industries.

    Clients
    Orcades Marine Management Consultants
    Copper Point Resort
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Marwick partnered with a marine consultancy to design a new website and gain lead generation for the site from Google. The site’s objective was to portray the entire company’s experience and highlight each consultant individually. The project was successful and the client was able to generate 6 clients from the work Marwick executed.

    ”Excellent communication and quick response. Although we are a fairly specialist traditional business, Marwick were intuitive to our requirements, and provide value for money. “ –Managing Director, Marine Management Consultants

  • 88
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Miami FL

    Nuro Marketing is a full-service digital marketing agency located in Miami, Fla. and founded in 2009. The agency has a small team of 5 or fewer. Nuro Marketing specializes in marketing strategy, but also provides advertising, branding, and direct marketing services.

    Clients
    Mitsubishi
    Volvo
    NBC
    Xfinity
    Notable Project

    Nuro Marketing worked on a car dealership's advertising campaign. The agency optimized the dealership's website, increased lead generation, and provided PPC services. Nuro Marketing continues to provide advertising and branding services.

    "We sold 20 new cars last month and 90 new cars this month. Traffic has also gone up 300% while bounce rates have decreased from high 70s to low 30s." - Manager, Car Dealership

  • 89
    $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
    Amazon
    Private Division
    Bethesda Softworks
    Epic Games
    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

  • 90
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Lombard IL

    Founded in 1992, Stevens & Tate is an integrated marketing and advertising agency located just outside Chicago in Lombard, Ill. Its full-service team of 14 offers branding, web design, content marketing, SEO, social media marketing, advertising, PPC, and media planning for mostly mid-market and small businesses.

    Clients
    Aldi
    NeoGrid
    Taco Bell
    Habitat for Humanity
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A baking company originally hired Stevens & Tate for packaging design work, but the partnership expanded to billboard and display design and PR management in addition to packaging design.

    "They understand our company and they understand our brand. They’re very responsive. If I give them a task, they hit the mark and don’t misunderstand. We just understand each other and there’s no confusion." – VP of Marketing, Baking Company

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