Best Ad Agency Consulting Firms

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Top Advertising Agencies Business Consulting Companies

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    Franchise Marketing Systems

    Franchise Marketing Systems is a franchise developing and marketing firm that is based in Cumming, Ga. Founded in 2009, Franchise Marketing Systems' team of about 30 employees has nearly a decade of experience specializing in management consulting, direct marketing, and advertising.

    Notable Project

    Franchise Marketing Systems partnered with an assisted living facility to establish and market a franchise. They built a legal model to walk the client through the franchising process, and they continue to provide marketing services. The client was appreciative of all the help that the team at Franchise Marketing Systems provided and credits the team with the project's success.

    "They helped us build a franchise model and setup the legal documentation around it. They coached and taught us, holding our hand through the process of getting our franchise up-and-running." —President, Assisted Living Facility 

    Former clients
    Shoney's
    Junk King
    Matco Tools
    Children's Miracle Network
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Alpharetta, GA
    5.0
    5.0
    13 Clutch reviews
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  • 2

    Agency Growth Consultant LLC

    Agency Growth Consultant LLC is an agency consulting company based in Nyack, N.Y. and founded in 2016. It is a single employee firm. The company specializes in conversion optimization, digital strategy, and business consulting.

    Notable Project

    Agency Growth Consultant LLC supported a rebranding campaign for a digital marketing firm. They interviewed employees and clients and then assisted a rebranding that included an updated UX/UI, a new logo, and SEO consulting. The client was very happy with how the project was handled, and appreciated the company's inclusion of all employees in the campaign.


    “Their clear comprehension of their strengths prevents them from overextending; they’re never in a position to perform poorly.” – CEO, Digital Marketing Firm

    Former clients
    FiveStone
    Amplify
    NextCrew
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Nyack, NY
    5.0
    5.0
    11 Clutch reviews
  • 3

    BusinessMentor.com

    BusinessMentor.com is a business consultancy from Vancouver, Canada. Founded in 2014, their team of about 5 employees offers consulting to small and mid-sized businesses in the advertising and marketing, IT, and e-commerce industries.

    Notable Project

    BusinessMentor.com provided its business consulting services to a custom software development company that needed a growth strategy. Their work resulted in a successful strategy rollout that produced sales within a week. Other highlights include their consistent availability, support, and breadth of knowledge.

    "We are now systemising that strategy and the sheer volume of leads we are seeing is just incredible." – CEO, Custom Software Development Company

    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Vancouver, Canada
    5.0
    5.0
    26 Clutch reviews
  • 4

    Orchid Black

    Orchid Black (formerly Morgan Hill Partners) is a business consulting company founded in 2018. Their headquarters is in St. Petersburg, Fla., with a secondary location in New York. With less than 50 employees, they offer business consulting, marketing strategy, and market research. They serve small and midmarket businesses in the IT industry.
     

    Notable Project

    Orchid Black (formerly Morgan Hill Partners) provided strategy and consulting services to a blockchain gaming platform. They helped the client to efficiently allocate money and structure business to attract investors. The client appreciated their genuine partnership.

    “Overall, their expertise has been extremely helpful. Because of their work in the field, they know how to navigate situations that we’ve never encountered.” – CEO, Blockchain Gaming Platform
     

    Former clients
    Hilton Hotels
    Synapse
    Paladin
    Gotham Ventures
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Saint Petersburg, FL
    5.0
    5.0
    7 Clutch reviews
  • 5

    Cactus

    Cactus is an agency growth consultancy founded in London in 2011 with fewer than 50 members. They are experts in business consulting services for small businesses in the industries of advertising, IT, and media.

    Notable Project

    Cactus provided business consulting services for a design agency. The agency was looking to grow their business. Cactus helped double the agency’s size since working with them.

    “They’ve got great a balance of hard and soft skills as well, with their technical, financial, and legal expertise, and then their sales, marketing, and culture experience.” - Founder, Design Agency

    Former clients
    Thursday
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place London, United Kingdom
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 6

    Barney, Inc

    Barney, Inc is an acquisition agency founded in Newport Beach, Calif. in 2016. With more than 10 employees, they specialize in business consulting solutions in the fields of advertising and marketing.

    Notable Project

    Barney, Inc provided merger and acquisition consulting solutions for a digital design agency. The agency’s founder needed to sell their company. The agency is more than satisfied with Barney, Inc’s assistance throughout the process.

    “They were excellent, incredibly buttoned up, and communicative.” - Founder, Digital Design Agency

    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $100,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Newport Beach, CA
    4.9
    4.9
    4 Clutch reviews
  • 7

    Carver Peterson Consulting

    Carver Peterson Consulting is a consultancy based in Chicago and founded in 2014. With more than two experts, they specialize in business consulting solutions for small and mid-market businesses in the industries of transportation and advertising.

    Notable Project

    Carver Peterson Consulting provided sales consulting services for a digital marketing agency. The goal was to gather large amounts of data and create a viable sales process and strategy for the agency. This resulted in the agency’s close rate jumping from 56%  to 80%, among other things.

    “I have spent over a decade building this company. I did not think someone could come in in a span of a few months and be able to make such a significant impact to our organization.” - CEO, Digital Marketing Agency

    Former clients
    Solid Digital
    Arcalea
    LulaFit
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Chicago, IL
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 8

    Asamby Consulting

    Asamby Consulting is an operations and organizational consulting firm from Toronto. Founded in 2019 and run under sole proprietorship, the firm offers its business consulting services to small-scale clients in advertising, e-commerce, and financial industries, among others.

    Notable Project

    Asamby Consulting helped a marketing company streamline its operations across all business processes. They also put systems in place which boosted internal productivity for the client, taking loads off of staff. Their work also improved performance tracking and the training process for new employees.

    "We have also been able to internally scale our processes and systems using the foundation that Asamby laid for us." – Co-Founder, Marketing Company 

    Former clients
    Thinkbullish.com
    Rage to Master Sports LLC
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Stuttgart, Germany
    5.0
    5.0
    3 Clutch reviews
  • 9

    Elisabeth Nattiv Coaching & Consulting

    Elisabeth Nattiv Coaching & Consulting is a consulting firm based in Tel Aviv. Founded in 2019, Elisabeth optimizes internal business processes for small-scale companies.

    Notable Project

    Elisabeth Nattiv Coaching & Consulting expanded a government ministry's capacity to perform against large projects by offering strategic recommendations and process changes. With the suggestions in hand, the partner cut back on resources while streamlining essential processes.

    "She really helped us to improve our capacity to manage a big project." — Consultant, Government Ministry

    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    groupFreelancer Employees
    place Tel Aviv, Israel
    5.0
    5.0
    3 Clutch reviews
  • 10

    Primedge

    Primedge is a consulting agency founded in 2017 specialized in the entrepreneurial operating system. Based out of Sydney with a team of six individuals, their business consulting services are mostly aimed at small businesses in the financial, advertising and marketing, real estate, IT, manufacturing, and telecommunications industries.

    Notable Project

    Primedge provided business consultation to a mortgage broking company that needed assistance with business planning, goal setting, marketing, and sales. They were involved in improving the client's overall processes, resulting in an improvement in sales thanks to a better in-house workflow.

    "Work flow was excellent, clear and concise." – Director, Mortgage Broking Company

    Former clients
    K & K Financial Services Pty Ltd
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Sydney, Australia
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 11

    Growth Lab

    Growth Lab is a business agency founded in Prishtina, Kosovo in 2020 with fewer than 50 employees. They specialize in business consulting, content marketing, and accounting solutions for small businesses in the fields of business and financial services.

    Notable Project

    Growth Lab developed a dashboard and provided financial forecasting for an online retailer. The retailer worked closely with the founders of Growth Lab on a growth strategy. The retailer noticed a significant improvement thanks to Growth Lab’s contributions.

    “It was exactly what we needed.” - Co-Founder, Online Retailer

    Former clients
    EGS
    Rub sh.p.k
    TimeJob gmbh
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Prishtina, Kosovo
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 12

    Sales Schema

    Sales Schema is a marketing consultancy located in Brooklyn, N.Y. Founded in 2014, they have four employees experienced with running high-value marketing campaigns for small and midmarket companies. Services include digital marketing, multimedia, SMM, SEO, branding, web design, and software development.

    Notable Project

    Sales Schema provided social media networking and lead generation services to a creative branding services agency. They implemented vertical based outreach campaigns, which led to an increase in connections and clients.

    “Their tenacity and systematic outreach volume impressed us. We had a significant volume of new connections and decent call volume. About one to two direct engagements with new clients.” – Founding Partner, Creative Branding Services Agency

    Former clients
    First American Bank
    Grady’s Cold Brew
    Lending USA
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Brooklyn, NY
    4.5
    4.5
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 13

    ConvrtX

    ConvrtX is a software incubation company. They focus on mobile app development, advertising, and marketing strategy and were founded in 2017. Their 70+ team is Toronto-based.    

    Notable Project

    A client hired ConvrtX to build a mobile application for their alcohol delivery service. The team assisted with brainstorming and putting together a business plan before development began. The team at ConvrtX has become a trusted resource for the client.

    "I've had no complaints – they're completely professional and caring." – Founder & CEO, Alcohol Delivery App

    Former clients
    Job Easy
    Stay Busy
    Cheers App
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Toronto, Canada
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 14

    TheRoad

    TheRoad is a marketing agency based in Tel Aviv, Israel, and founded in 2010. With more than two experts, they offer direct marketing, business consulting, and marketing strategy solutions for small businesses in industries such as advertising, manufacturing, and IT services.

    Notable Project

    TheRoad provided business development and consulting assistance for a no-code platform startup. The startup needed help with expanding their operations outside their country, as well as finding sources to raise capital. TheRoad provided invaluable insights for the startup.

    “Yoel is committed to helping his clients. He truly cares.” - CEO, No-Code Platform Startup

    Former clients
    Commugen AppChi
    audioDots
    OfficeGuy
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Tel Aviv, Israel
    4.6
    4.6
    4 Clutch reviews
  • 15

    BellaVix

    BellaVix is a marketing and growth agency based in Cary, N.C. with no more than 10 professionals. They have provided business consulting, PPC, and SEO solutions to various clients since their founding in 2018. They mainly work with clients in the fields of advertising and business services.

    Notable Project

    BellaVix managed the ad campaigns of a health supplements company. The campaigns were run on Amazon through the DSP platform. The company was able to target their biggest competitor’s customers with the campaigns.

    “Overall, I’m quite satisfied with them.” - Amazon Marketplace Manager, Health Supplements Company

    Former clients
    Eve Hansen
    Good For You Girls
    Carapex
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Cary, NC
    5.0
    5.0
    14 Clutch reviews
  • 16

    Reprezent

    Reprezent is a presentation designing firm located in Kiev, Ukraine. Founded in 2014, their 4 employees specialize in corporate training, business consulting, and graphic design.

    Notable Project

    Reprezent designed a presentation and pitch deck for a personal styling service. They helped with copywriting and effectively integrated the client's vision and goals into its presentations. The client credits Reprezent for the clients it has closed since the partnership. 

    "Thanks to the presentation that Reprezent made to us, we entered into agreements with more than 50 partners." – CEO, Personal Styling Company

    Former clients
    EDxKyiv
    PepsiCo
    3M
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Kyiv, Ukraine
    5.0
    5.0
    4 Clutch reviews
  • 17

    BS LLC Branding Firm

    BS LLC is a branding, strategy, and design firm that was founded in 2014. The 4-person team is based in Cincinnati and offers branding, business consulting, and web design to small businesses and midmarket companies.

    Notable Project

    BS LLC created an identity for a neighborhood on behalf of a commercial real estate company. They organized interviews and meetings with community leaders, business owners, and residents to guide and craft each branding materials they created. The neighborhood received $17 million in investment since BS LLC launched the new identity, and the client achieved 95% occupancy in the 17 buildings it owned.

    "From start to execution, they were no less than excellent." – Director of Commercial Development, Commercial Real Estate Company

    Former clients
    Kroger
    Rhinegeist Brewery
    Standard Textile
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Cincinnati, OH
    4.9
    4.9
    12 Clutch reviews
  • 18

    The Business Edit

    SHE Advisors is a national management consulting firm based in Tampa, Fla., and founded in 2017. With no more than 10 experts, they offer business consulting, marketing strategy, and CRM consulting solutions to various clients.

    Notable Project

    SHE Advisors developed a platform for an HVAC company. The company needed the platform built around their own integrated software. SHE Advisors’ increased the company’s closing rate by 30%.

    “They also increased our presence in the community.” - Owner, HVAC Company

    Former clients
    Air Mavericks
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Tampa, FL
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 19

    Westside Financial

    Westside Tax is an accounting services company located in Los Angeles that was founded in 2016. The company employs a team of fewer than 10 and offers services like financial accounting, tax & payroll preparation, and bookkeeping to small and mid-size businesses.

    Notable Project

    A digital agency required complex financial reports that were too much to handle for their internal staff. Westside Tax provides the client with a CPA that ensures their compliance and handle legal/tax issues. They also have an ongoing relationship to create custom financial reports.

    "He’s [Founder of Westside Tax] enabled us to be able to hire people remotely in other states and countries while dealing with the tax, accounting, and legal issues that have come up through doing so. He’s done a great job. Without that, our expenses would be far higher, and our operation just couldn’t run the way it does." — CEO, Digital Agency

    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Los Angeles, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 20

    Blumer & Associates, CPAs, PC

    Blumer & Associates, CPAs, PC is a financial firm based in Greenville, S.C. with more than 10 employees. They have provided financial accounting, business consulting, and tax preparation solutions since their founding in 1997. They work primarily with small businesses.

    Notable Project

    Blumer & Associates, CPAs, PC provided accounting services for a digital agency. The agency was looking to outsource their accounting needs. Blumer & Associates, CPAs, PC provided monthly coaching sessions ass well as the usual accounting services to improve the business.

    “I don't have any areas they should improve; I'm really happy with them.” - President, Digital Agency

    Former clients
    3 Media Web
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Greenville, SC
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 21

    18 Coffees

    18 Coffees was founded in 2014 and is located in Chicago. Their team of 41 employees provides business consulting, digital strategy, and marketing strategy services.

    Notable Project

    18 Coffees has developed and tested an overarching digital strategy for an immigration nonprofit. The campaign targets lawful permanent residents (LPR) to convert them into US citizens. They taught the client valuable information and insights to build upon.

    "We learned valuable information about what worked to target LPRs, including messaging and technology insights, which we built on for a second phase." –Director of Programs, Immigration Nonprofit

    Former clients
    Bose
    ShoppingGives
    Guild Row
    Immigrant Legal Resource Center
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Chicago, IL
    5.0
    5.0
    3 Clutch reviews
  • 22

    BDR.ai

    BDR.ai is a custom email service company based in Littleton, Colo. The company, founded in 2017, has a team of less than ten that provides email marketing and business consulting services to small and larger-sized companies in the IT and other industries.

    Notable Project

    A sales engagement company hired BDR.ai to provide an automated messaging solution in its outbound account-based marketing campaign to generate leads. The enagement generated the desired increase in leads.

    "Because of BDR.ai our team increasing our monthly lead generation by 15% to 20%." - Managing Partner, Sales Engagement Company

    Former clients
    SDR Systems Group
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Littleton, CO
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 23

    IRC Sales Solutions

    IRC Sales Solutions is a business agency based in Chicago with more than two employees. They are experts in marketing strategy, business consulting, and logistics and supply chain consulting services for small and mid-market businesses alike.

    Notable Project

    IRC Sales Solutions created a sales strategy for a web design agency. The agency was in need of a sales process that was to be used by their agents all over the U.S. This helped the agency successfully enter the U.S. market.

    “Very effective.” - CEO, Web Design Agency

    Former clients
    Indeed
    Fr8 Network
    Chaccra
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Detroit, MI
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 24

    Mekanic

    Mekanic is a branding and creative marketing agency based in Alexandria, Va. The agency, founded in 2015, has more than 30 employees that provide, among others, branding, digital strategy, and market research services to midmarket and small companies, institutions, and organizations.

    Notable Project

    A higher education association hired Mekanic to rebrand their organiztion, which includes creation of a new logo design, new messaging, and a new website in WordPress that integrated programs like Higher Logic and Salesforce. Because of the engagement, the association has grown by about 5% to 7% year over year and has seen an increase in involvement at events and in overall satisfaction with the association.

    "They’re really flexible and willing to work with us to meet our needs." - CEO, Higher Education Association

    Former clients
    Alexandria Chamber of Commerce
    American Society of Consultant Pharmacists
    Determined by Design
    Millennia
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Alexandria, VA
    4.8
    4.8
    5 Clutch reviews
  • 25

    Red Design Systems - Design Solutions

    Red Design Systems - Design Solutions is a digital agency based in Spring, Texas with more than 10 employees. They have provided back-office services, web development, and business consulting solutions since their founding in 2007. They mainly work with enterprises.

    Notable Project

    Red Design Systems - Design Solutions designed a mobile and web app for a fintech startup. The startup needed a professional site that had mobile functionality. The startup was satisfied with the resulting app.

    “We were so impressed that we also hired them to execute a Google Ads campaign with a custom landing page, which they executed excellently.” - CEO, Fintech Startup

    Former clients
    Longboards USA
    Techcetera
    La Guapa Sportswear
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Spring, TX
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 26

    Harald House

    Harald House is a studio based in Ghent, Belgium, and founded in 2016. With no more than 10 members, they specialize in broadcast video, business consulting, and video production solutions for clients ranging from small firms to large companies across various industries.

    Notable Project

    Harald House produced a branding video for a video production company. The company was looking to produce a high-quality video at a low budget. The company’s client was happy with the product.

    “Very effective.” - CEO, Video Production Company

    Former clients
    Coca-Cola
    Microsoft
    Santander
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Ghent, Belgium
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 27

    Wisitech InfoSolutions Pvt. Ltd.

    Wisitech InfoSolutions Pvt. Ltd. is an affiliate marketing company located in Delhi, India. Founded in 1999, their 79 employees provide SEO, social media marketing, and web development services. 

    Notable Project

    Wisitech InfoSolutions Pvt. Ltd. launched a nutrition newsletter and email marketing plan. The company was hesitant to start with them but continues to work with them six years later because of the results they've gotten.

          " My business has grown and will continue to expand and evolve as technology advances. Wisitech has been essential to this success." CEO, nutrition company

    Former clients
    Castrol
    Lenovo
    Samsung
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Delhi, India
    5.0
    5.0
    4 Clutch reviews
  • 28

    Sapper Consulting LLC

    Sapper Consulting LLC is a B2B lead generation company with over 120 employees based out of St. Louis. Since 2014, they've provided email marketing, business consulting, corporate training, and direct marketing mostly to medium-sized companies in advertising and marketing as well as other industries.

    Notable Project

    Sapper Consulting LLC handled outbound lead generation for a B2B marketing agency that needed a way to reach potential customers. Their service included their email marketing strategies and booking appointments with prospects, leading up to a significant boost in meetings for the client who also appreciated their flexible approach to changes.

    "They seem to uncover some pretty big deals for a lot of their customers." – Founder & Owner, B2B Marketing Agency

    Former clients
    Brand Syntax
    TransportGistics
    Archway Computer
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place St. Louis, MO
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 29

    Metropolis Media

    Metropolis Media is a digital marketing agency based in Toronto, Canada. Founded in 1996, this company has 10+ employees. Services provided by Metropolis Media include digital strategy, web design, and web development for businesses of all sizes.

    Notable Project

    Metropolis Media provides ongoing digital strategy, web development, and UX support services for a marketing agency. They also develop and manage a range of projects from ideation through to implementation to assist the company in attracting new clients. The client has reported high levels of client satisfaction since working with Metropolis Media. 

    "My metrics are based on client satisfaction and since the programs continue to overlap and grow, I consider them a triumph. I see Metropolis Media as an extension of my team because the work they do is vital to the success of these programs." - President, Marketing Agency

    Former clients
    Unilever
    OMERS
    Hyundai
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Toronto, Canada
    5.0
    5.0
    8 Clutch reviews
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    Cyfuture

    Cyfuture BPO is a business process outsourcing unit based in Houston, with offices in Tiverton, UK and India. Founded in 2004, Cyfuture BPO's team of 16 provides non-voice BPO/back office services, voice services, and HR consulting/outsourcing.

    Notable Project

    Cyfuture BPO was hired by an IT firm to supply data entry capabilities, which is able to be especially efficient because Cyfuture BPO has extensive knowledge of the client's back servers.

    "I have never had one issue. The prices are great and there is never a bad thing to be said about what they do and what they offer...Cyfuture is the best at what they do." — Manager, IT Firm

    Former clients
    Facebook
    Unicef
    Tata
    Bharat Petroleum
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group1,000 - 9,999 Employees
    place Houston, TX
    5.0
    5.0
    3 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Rajasthan State Award for Export Excellence (2011) , MSME Award (2010) , State Award for Excellence in IT Industry Sector (2005)

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