The Best Out of Home Advertising Companies in NYC

Looking for a top ooh ad agency in New York City?

A survey by Neilsen and the OAAA revealed that 46% of adults trust ads in the outdoors and public places the most. In fact, out of home advertising (OOH) proved more trustworthy than search engine ads, video ads, and social media ads.

You can find out of home ads on billboards, buses, subways, park benches, and bus stations. They're an opportunity to show off your creativity and build brand awareness – especially if your ad is in a high-traffic location.

Out of home advertising agencies help you identify the best location and advertising style for your OOH ad. But, be prepared to dedicate a large portion of your marketing budget to OOH advertising. Pricing for out of home ads typically depends on the ad size and placement, with placement referring to the ad's potential reach.

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

List of the Best New York City Out of Home Advertising Companies

  • 1

    Sid Lee

    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.

    Former clients
    Honda
    Fasken
    KFC
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $100,000+
    group1,000 - 9,999 Employees
    place New York, NY
    4.0
    4.0
    1 Clutch review
    Awards

    2016 Agency of the Year - Digi Awards

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  • 2

    Tronvig

    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. 

    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 

    Former clients
    Helen Keller International
    PEN America
    Easterseals New Jersey
    Lincoln Park Zoo
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Brooklyn, NY
    4.8
    4.8
    4 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Muse Creative Awards (2018)

  • 3

    Colormatics

    Colormatics is a studio founded in 2014 in Jersey City, N.J. with no more than 10 employees. They specialize in video production, advertising, and content marketing services for clients in the fields of consumer products and business services.

    Notable Project

    Colormatics produced TV ads for a freelancer marketplace platform. The platform needed direct response TV ads for their product. So far the metrics are incomplete but the platform is satisfied with Colormatics’ work.

    “I didn’t need to tell Colormatics exactly what we needed; they already had a basic understanding of our product and our objectives.” - Director of Brand, Freelancer Marketplace Platform

    Former clients
    H&M
    The Macallan
    Fiverr
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Jersey City, NJ
    4.9
    4.9
    21 Clutch reviews
  • 4

    BrandTuitive

    BrandTuitive is a branding agency based in New York. Founded in 2010, their team of about 20 employees provides branding, advertising, and marketing strategy services primarily for midmarket and enterprise businesses.

    Notable Project

    BrandTuitive worked with a company to assist it in positioning itself as a brand and identifying target audiences. BrandTuitive also worked on customer reaction and messaging to help the client develop a consistent message.

    "They're very genuine, and I definitely felt like they were fully committed to the work." – CEO, Luxury Jewelry Company

    Former clients
    Nespresso
    Economist Magazine
    Simply Wine
    ShopKeep
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $75,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place New York, NY
    5.0
    5.0
    11 Clutch reviews
  • 5

    IPNY

    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. 

    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

    Former clients
    City of Hope Medical and Research Center
    Thirteen (WNET PBS NY)
    Weizmann Institute of Science
    Brooklyn Museum
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $75,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place New York, NY
    4.8
    4.8
    10 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    2018 Hospital Marketing National Advertising Awards , Healthcare Marketing Report Awards 2018 , Financial Communications Society 2018 Portfolio Award

  • 6

    Cutwater

    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.  

    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

    Former clients
    Google
    Brawny
    Peets Coffee and Tea
    Jeep
    Levi's
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $75,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place New York City, NY
    4.7
    4.7
    3 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    2014 Bronze LIA Award

  • 7

    Goodbrother

    Founded in 2012 as a video production company, Good Brother has a small team of about 15 employees. They work out of an office in Brooklyn, N.Y., serving clients in numerous industries, including advertising and marketing, arts and entertainment, consumer products, transportation, and nonprofits. Their specialization in video production spans creative development, copywriting, production, and post-production for commercials, marketing campaigns, virtual reality, and social media.

    Notable Project

    A youth mentorship nonprofit hired Good Brother to create a video for an upcoming event. The nonprofit had images to include and a tight budget and timeline. But, Good Brother was able to develop a creative video that met all the client's demands.

    "I appreciated their response time and how willing they were to deliver on short notice. We needed to submit the presentation to our event venue within the hour." – Administrator, Youth Mentorship Nonprofit

    Former clients
    CitiBike
    NBC Universal
    Oxygen Media
    Panasonic
    Bud Light
    Big Brothers Big Sisters
    Dow Jones & Company
    Slate
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Brooklyn, NY
    4.8
    4.8
    10 Clutch reviews
  • 8

    milk*

    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.

    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

    Former clients
    US Solar
    Mad Milk
    New Balance
    ConAir
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place New York, NY
    4.5
    4.5
    1 Clutch review
    Awards

    2x Davey Awards (2010)

  • 9

    Gigante Vaz Partners

    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.

    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

    Former clients
    St. Martin's Press
    Flatiron Books
    Sylvia Day
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place New York, NY
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
    Awards

    2015 First Place Global Ace Awards

  • 10

    Fearless Media

    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.

    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

    Former clients
    Amazon
    Private Division
    Bethesda Softworks
    Epic Games
    Redbox
    Gearbox
    Charter Schools
    Atari
    ZeniMax Media
    Iconic Faceoff
    Western Federal Credit Union
    Lessonface
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $100,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place New York, NY
    4.9
    4.9
    8 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    ACQ5 Awards: Strategic Communications Agency of the Year 2017 , Gamechanger of the Year 2017 , CV Magazine Awards: New York Marketing and Advertisement Entrepreneur , Northeast US Most Innovative Marketing and Advertising President , Davey Awards: Content and Marketing Branded Social Campaign , Game Marketing Summit: Outstanding Overall Marketing Campaign 2016 , Overall Mobile Campaign 2016, Outstanding Overall Advertising Campaign 2016 , Pro Awards: Best Campaign Targeting Millennials 2016 , Best Use of Social/Viral Marketing in a Campaign 2016

  • 11

    AJ Ross Creative Media

    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.

    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

    Former clients
    Motion Laboratories
    Active Orthopedics
    Jacoby & Meyers
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Chester, NY
    5.0
    5.0
    8 Clutch reviews
  • 12

    Crafted

    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.

    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

    Former clients
    New York Times
    Tishman
    Speyer
    Franklyn Tools & Repair
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place New York, NY
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 13

    Piro

    Piro is an entertainment company from New York City. Since it was founded in 2010, the team has grown to 24 employees. Piro provides video production, advertising, content marketing, branding, and print design services. Most of their clients are large and mid-size companies.

    Notable Project

    An engineering company was going through a comprehensive digital overhaul that was changing their brand and culture. Piro created videos for internal use that focused on strategic character and story development, production and copywriting.

    "Piro has a unique perspectives on big companies, brand storytelling, and the fundamentals of how to tell a good story. They have deep expertise with a variety of mediums and partners." – Global Director of Innovation, Engineering Company

    Former clients
    Chipotle Mexican Grill
    Estee Lauder
    E*Trade Financial
    Ferrero Rocher
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place New York, NY
    4.5
    4.5
    3 Clutch reviews
  • 14

    Jungle Communications, Inc.

    Jungle Communications is a creative digital that has offices in both Jersey City, N.J., and San Francisco and was founded in 2005. Jungle Communications' team of fewer than 5 employees specializes in web design, advertising, and digital strategy.  

    Notable Project

    Jungle Communications was tasked with redesigning an environmental equipment organization's web presence. The team at Jungle Communications created an entirely new logo and website for the project. Jungle Communications utilized SEO to generate web traffic and leads, and they developed content and customer case studies to be featured on the site.  

    "They had a vision for what the site could be and really pushed to create content that tells a story." – President, Environmnetal Equipment Company 

    Former clients
    Bogdan Orthodontics
    Brooklyn Tabernacle
    RunDry Evaporators
    Buttafuoco & Associates
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Jersey City, NJ
    5.0
    5.0
    11 Clutch reviews
  • 15

    DSM

    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.

    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

    Former clients
    Inside Rx
    OmniActive
    MAINGEAR
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Mahwah, NJ
    4.9
    4.9
    10 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Inc. 5000: Fastest Growing Companies in the U.S.

  • 16

    Refresh Advertising

    Refresh Advertising is a marketing company based in Holmdel, New Jersey. Founded in 2017, their services include advertising, branding, and content marketing. They work primarily with midmarket businesses across various industries. They have 2 employees.

    Notable Project

    Refresh Advertising took photos and stitched them together to create a 360-degree virtual tour for a college campus. The result was high-quality, and the client was pleased. Refresh Advertising worked efficiently to implement feedback.

    “They were reliable and always delivered on time.” – Director of Enrollment Management, Liberal Arts College

    Former clients
    Spirent
    IFF
    Westinghouse
    CBS
    Ford
    PrepRight
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Holmdel, NJ
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
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