Looking for a top radio advertising agency?

Radio ads are audio-based advertisements broadcasted to radio listeners. Radio ad styles range from being more formal with paid voice actors and a set dialogue to being simple announcements during a traffic update. Advantages of radio advertising include the audio format, ability to target specific demographics based on the stations where the ad airs, and low cost. Since the length of the ad, production quality, and where the ad airs contribute to cost, you can work with a radio advertising company to determine which factors you want to invest in the most to keep the radio ads within your marketing budget.

That's why we've created this list of the best radio advertising companies for you to review. Read through company descriptions, former clients, and notable projects to find the best fit for your business. (And, if you want personalized recommendations, tell us about your project.)

List of the Best Radio Ad Agencies

  • 31
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Seattle WA

    Hydrogen Advertising is a full-service advertising agency founded in 2001. Based in Seattle, the team of 20 specializes in advertising, media planning & buying and PR. They primarily serve small business and midmarket clients in the retail, financial services and healthcare industries.  

    Clients
    Kenworth Trucks
    CPRS
    Whole Foods Market
    The Polyclinic
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Hydrogen Advertising assisted an international natural grocer, overseeing new start opening and retail marketing plans. The team supported strategy and media for six store openings, coordinating between advertisers, timelines, and deliverables. They then provided comprehensive roadmaps and recaps for each campaign. The client is impressed with their work. 

    "Not only were they easy to understand and organized, but they were also very clear about timelines while remaining flexible. That is to say, they established a schedule for when and what we needed to deliver." — Marketing Coordinator, Natural Grocer

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  • 32
    $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

  • 33
    $100,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Boston MA

    Forge Worldwide is a 20+ employee branding and marketing agency in Boston. Founded in 2004, Forge is driven to help organizations and teams who do meaningful work in the world grow so that they can do even more of it. The company specializes in content marketing, branding, advertising, and digital strategy for mid-sized and enterprise clients across a variety of industries, including healthcare, higher education, finance, and technology.

    Clients
    National Fire Protection Association
    Cisco Systems
    Harvey Building Products
    Spaulding Rehabilitation Network
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A rehabilitation network that owned several centers under different names was having trouble growing brand awareness. Forge Worldwide helped the company conduct research and created marketing materials such as a new logo and stationery. This helped the network in merging the centers into one name.

    "I feel they excel at honing in on the personal experience of the customer and ensuring that their interest always remains paramount. Other companies may demonstrate the same commitment, but I feel like their legacy has been that they've gone above and beyond. It was just a great relationship." – Senior Director of Communications, Health Care Provider

  • 34
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Lisle IL

    Coming of Age is a marketing agency based in Lisle, Ill. Since 1991, their team of 13 has specialized in branding, advertising, digital strategy, SEO, and email and direct marketing for clients trying to target older generations.

    Clients
    AARP
    AT&T
    Colonnade Senior Living
    Consorta, Inc.
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Coming of Age developed a digital strategy for a medical alert business. They provided creative messaging, strategy, and media planning. The client has experienced an increase in ROI as a result of Coming of Age's work.

    "We saw big impacts and changes, and they were very influential in getting us to expand our thinking and approach." — Director of Marketing, Medical Alert Business

  • 35
    $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

  • 36
    $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
    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

  • 37
    $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
    Subway Restaurants
    SpeeDee Oil Change & Auto Service
    Bay Alarm
    Bryan CaveLeighton Paisner LLP
    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

  • 38
    $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.

    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 

  • 39
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Chicago IL
    HANGAR12, an advertising company, was launched in 2000. Their small team is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois; Minneapolis, Minnesota and St. Louis, Missouri and offers advertising, digital strategy, marketing strategy, social media marketing, and more.
    Industries
    Notable Project

    HANGAR12 providing branding services for a food production company. This included promotional materials, packaging design, and merchandising.

    "They are open to conversations, suggestions, and debates."

  • 40
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Austin TX

    Zellmer McConnell Advertising is a full-service advertising agency located in Austin, TX. Founded in 2013, Zellmer McConnell Advertising's small team of 4 employees has worked with all types of clients ranging from large, well-known brands to small startups. The company not only specializes in advertising and branding but also offers complimentary web design, digital strategy, and video production services.

    Clients
    Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority
    Goodwill Industries of Central Texas
    City of Austin Watershed Protection Department
    Ryan Companies
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A local, state mobility authority hired Zellmer McConnell Advertising to create an advertising campaign to broadcast a new express lane that opened on a congested highway. The team at Zellmer McConnell Advertising used various marketing strategies such as print advertisements, social media marketing, and radio and TV spots to create the advertising campaign.

    "When the facility opened, it did so with relatively few issues for a project of this type, which is unusual, and people seemed to understand how it operated." – Director of Community Relations, Mobility Authority 

  • 41
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Fort Wayne IN

    Headquartered in Fort Wayne, Ind., and with an office in Nashville, Boyden & Youngblutt is a full-service advertising and strategic marketing agency that was founded in 1990. Their team of 25+ specializes in advertising, branding, marketing strategy, graphic design, and more for their clients. 

    Clients
    Parkview Health
    ZimmerBiomet
    SPAX US
    Polygon Composites
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Boyden & Youngblutt was hired to help a healthcare investment startup with their brand identity. The team helped with naming, designed a website and logo, and created brand materials like stationery and templates. All feedback was positive.

    "They understood what we were trying to do." –Co-Owner, Healthcare Investment Startup

  • 42
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Emeryville CA

    Farinella LLC is a branding and marketing agency that also provides web design and advertising services. Founded in 1990, they have a team of about 10 employees based in Emeryville, Calif. who service midmarket firms and small businesses. They focus on clients in manufacturing, business services, arts, entertainment, and music industries.

    Clients
    Libratone The North Face Everi Williams-Sonoma
    Inc. Mechanics Bank Devereaux
    Kuhner & Co. Lucasfilm
    Microsoft
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Farinella LLC streamlined the use of a Google Analytics account, which improved tracking and increased online visibility for a lumber company. They revamped the website and created brand guidelines to better articulate the client’s brand identity. They delivered products that improved digital engagement.

    “The level of attention that they are able to deliver to each client is really unique.” – Marketing Director, Lumber company

  • 43
    $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
    Cisco
    Salesforce
    ServiceNow
    Docker
    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

  • 44
    $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

  • 45
    $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

  • 46
    $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
    Visit South Walton
    DuPage Medical Group
    Rock 'n' Roll Marathon Series
    Origin Bank
    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.

     

  • 47
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Atlanta GA

    My Friend's Nephew is an Atlanta based full-service creative agency. They were founded in 2015 and have a team of 11 employees. They specialize in advertising, web design, and marketing strategy for small business and midmarket clients.

    Clients
    Zaxby's
    Atlanta Downtown
    Mizuno USA
    Cortland Partners
    Notable Project

    My Friend’s Nephew performed a re-branding for a commercial brokerage firm. They designed a new website for the client and a short corporate video that matched the new brand identity they had created. The client said that they were thrilled with the work.

    “The video and visual identities were creative and high quality. Everyone is proud of our brand and its visual representation.” – Managing Partner, Commercial Brokerage Firm
     

  • 48
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Topeka KS

    MB Piland Advertising + Marketing is a branding company from Topeka, Kansas. Founded in 1998, they have 22 years of experience in market research, marketing strategy, and branding. The team of 5 works largely with companies in heath care, non-profits, and government.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    MB Piland Advertising + Marketing developed a new website for a high-end florist company. Supporting digital marketing as well, they established a Facebook account and created email marketing campaigns. Overall, the project was very successful. The team met on a weekly basis to ensure strong collaboration.

    “Kristen was very efficient . . .” – Former Designer, Florist

  • 49
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Buffalo NY

    FIFTEEN is a full-service marketing agency based in Buffalo, N.Y. The agency, founded in 2009, has a team of around 20 that provides advertising, branding, media planning & buying, content marketing, video production, and PR services. FIFTEEN serves mid-market and other-sized companies in various industries that include business services, consumer products & services, and manufacturing.

    Clients
    Catholic Health
    Rich Products
    Upstate Niagara Coop
    Rosina Foods
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A food production company hired FIFTEEN for an ongoing engagement to provide creative collateral and content development and produce photos and videos for various marketing needs. To date, FIFTEEN has been meeting the company's expectations with their above-average work.

    "FIFTEEN is incredibly creative, providing new insights and suggestions as to how to do things differently." - Digital Marketing Manager 

  • 50
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    South Miami FL
    Digital strategy company The Weinbach Group was established in 1987. The small South Miami, Florida-based team specializes in digital strategy, advertising, public relations, and other marketing.
    Industries
    Notable Project

    As part of a corporate push to streamline sales processes on the client-facing side, The Weinbach Group developed a sales playbook and a management guidebook. They also provided additional marketing support.

    "Dan’s team is able to put your strategic and financial goals first, which truly differentiates them from others."

  • 51
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Burlington Canada

    OKD Marketing is a full-service integrated marketing and communications agency based in Burlington, Canada. Established in 1981, OKD has 52 employees and provides advertising, web development, social media marketing, and digital strategy services.

    Clients
    Castello
    Canadian Cancer Society
    Integra Tire
    UPS
    Industries
    Notable Project

    OKD Marketing designed and developed an e-commerce site for a custom auto parts business. The client's small team lacked technical expertise, but needed an attractive digital presence to build leads and increase growth momentum. In addition to the site, which now drives 100% of the client's sales, OKD created videos, point-of-purchase displays, and trade show booths.

    "It’s so easy. We just tell them what we want to happen and when, and they take care of everything. It’s almost like I have that department in my own business. Communication is also really good." — Founder, Auto Parts Firm

  • 52
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Atlanta GA

    MOCK, the agency is a marketing and advertising firm in Atlanta. Founded in 2008, MOCK has less than 10 employees that offer advertising, branding, and web design services. Its clients are in several of sectors and vary considerably by size.

    Clients
    Southern Polytechnic State University
    Alere
    Ruud
    Medshape
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A mining company hired MOCK to create a rebranding campaign after it was purchased by its parent company. MOCK provided marketing strategies, redesigned the website, and developed brand guidelines. The client's internal team was extremely enthusiastic about the agency's creative efforts, and the two now have a longstanding collaborative partnership. 

    "They always listen to us and come up with the designs that are spot-on." – Director of Communications, Mining Company

  • 53
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Santa Rosa CA

    Circa is a marketing solutions company from Santa Rosa, Calif. It was founded in 2009 and has a small team of 7 that handles an array of projects in advertising, graphic design, print design, branding, social media marketing, video production and more.

    Clients
    Ashby Lumber
    Autodesk
    Cokas Diko Home
    Digital Media Vending
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A cosmetics company was launching a new product and wanted a marketing strategy from the beginning. Circa developed a marketing plan for the product that had to be carefully advertised to a new demographic. This included social media and video content as well as print ads. 

    "They're extremely strategic and creative, putting a lot of work into their approach. They always go above and beyond and are some of the hardest workers I know. They’re passionate about their work and want to do it well." — Former VP of Marketing, Cosmetics Company

  • 54
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Maitland FL

    JKR Advertising and Marketing is a Maitland, Florida-based advertising company. The small team provides advertising, media planning & buying, other marketing, pay per click, and more and was established in 2007.

    Notable Project

    An internet marketing company hired Ready Go Online LLC to provide advertising and marketing services. They were tasked with creating television commercials and radio advertisements as well as online marketing.

    "Their detail-oriented and comprehensive professionals to make seamless work and customer support were impressive."

  • 55
    $75,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    Traction is a full-service marketing agency located in San Francisco. With a team of nearly 250 employees, Traction provides web design, advertising, UI/UX design, and branding services to enterprise and midmarket clients.

    Clients
    Adobe
    Apple
    California Bank & Trust
    Charles Schwab
    Industries
    Notable Project

    In November 2014, Traction designed an ad campaign for a staffing firm that was looking to revamp its digital content to reach younger audiences. Traction used A/B testing to design a new website, print and radio ads, and youth-oriented video ads. The client appreciated Traction's suggestions and willingness to do more than asked when given projects.  

    "One of the things that I like about Traction is that when they do work for a company, they will always come back with something extra. You can hire them to do concepting, but they’re always going to come back with some unique digital experience that you haven’t actually asked for but is above and beyond what you were expecting." – Senior Director of Brand Marketing, Global Staffing Firm 

  • 56
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Novato CA

    Alaniz is a marketing company based just outside San Francisco in Novato, CA. They were founded in 2008 with the goal of helping businesses navigate the choppy waters of the digital ocean, and today fulfill this ideal with transparency, sound strategy, and marketing expertise. Their team of 11 provide services like advertising, web design, SEO, social media, PR, branding, and content marketing.

    Clients
    Topcon Positioning Systems,
    Coldwell Solar,
    Onica,
    Bella Notte Linens,
    Industries
    Notable Project

    An IT services provider originally hired Alaniz to build their website, but they ended up overhauling their entire brand strategy. They created a new logo and built up an inbound marketing campaign for them.

    "They understand my business process and my strengths, and build tools that really highlight us in the marketplace. They don’t take a lot of liberty and are a real partner to our creative team." - CEO, IT Services Provider

  • 57
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Montgomery AL

    Founded in 1999, Copperwing Design is a creative agency. Their team of around 15 employees is based in Montgomery, Ala. They focus on public relations, branding, and advertising.

    Clients
    KW Container
    Alabama State Dept of Education
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Copperwing Design provided branding services for a financial institution. The team defined the client's tone of voice and messaging. They produced collateral for print, digital, and social media use.

    "They produce great solutions that perfectly match our needs. They’re also intensely focused on delivering good work." – VP of Marketing, Financial Institution

  • 58
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Toronto Canada

    Founded in 2013 and based in Toronto, Canada, Bob’s Your Uncle is an advertising agency with a team of 20+. They work with mid-market businesses, providing advertising, content marketing, and branding services.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    A food company was launching a new product and hired Bob’s Your Uncle to create a marketing campaign that included a TV spot in both English and French. They performed market research for the client to ensure branding activities accurately reflected the target audience.

    “We’ve done some in-store sampling. When people came to the booth for a sample, they said they saw the product on TV and they’re interested in trying it. It has definitely piqued the curiosity of the consumer. One consumer asked me if it really tastes as good as it looks.” – Senior Marketing Manager, Food Company

  • 59
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Charleston SC

    Headquartered in SC, The Brandon Agency is a team of brand strategy experts, with a special focus on advertising, social media marketing, and public relations. Founded in 1959, The Brandon Agency has an extensive national and international presence with additional offices in SC, NC, Fla., and Bulgaria.

    Clients
    Scansource
    Continental Tire
    Security Finance
    CresCom Bank
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A resort management company hired The Brandon Agency to assist an in-house social media manager with social media marketing on Facebook, YouTube, and Instagram. They create videos and write articles for the client every month to ensure there’s enough content to share across the resort’s many social sites. The Brandon Agency also manages TripAdvisor, TripConnect, and Instant Book for the client.

    “The Brandon Agency has helped us create as much success as any other bigger city agency has. We have seen significant results in terms of followers and engagement on social media. They do an amazing job.”

  • 60
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Pittsburgh PA

    Bright Orange Advertising is an advertising company founded in 1995 and located in Pittsburgh. They have a team of fewer than 10 employees who offer advertising services to small businesses in the advertising and marketing industries.

    Clients
    Milestone Solar
    SustainTech Energy Solutions
    Tube Tape
    North American Association of Hebrew Day Schools
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Bright Orange Advertising designed and developed a website for a care management agency. The team also designed brochures and wrote blog copy. They managed the project well and their efforts contributed to a 30% growth in the business.

    “They do everything possible to ensure we’re happy with the deliverables.” – Owner, Care Management Agency

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