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We compiled and organized a list of the top direct marketing firms for you to consider. Direct marketing still has value in the digital economy, and you need an expert resource to direct your efforts for maximum impact.

That's why we've created this list of the best direct marketing 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 Direct Marketing Companies

  • 1
    $75,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Hayward CA

    Gunderson Direct is a marketing agency based in San Francisco. Since 2001, their team of 12 has been specializing in direct marketing, email marketing, marketing strategy, and more. 

    Clients
    Zip Recruiter
    Wells Fargo
    Zenreach
    AAA
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Gunderson Direct completed several mail campaigns for an online education platform. The agency also performed market research and analysis to find target audiences for a variety of startups. They also provided A/B testing and creative concepts.

    "As a vendor, they skillfully under-promised and over-delivered. I was lucky to meet them and would happily engage them again." – Marketing Manager

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  • 2
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Romax is a London-based direct marketing company. They were founded in 1997 and have a team of 24 employees who specialize in direct marketing, digital strategy, and data management. 

    Clients
    Mercedes-Benz
    NHS
    Shakespeare's Globe
    Notable Project

    Romax ran a marketing campaign for a university. The client was based in the US, and needed a distributor for their physical mail in Europe. Romax handled the printing and distribution of all the client’s European direct mail assets. The client was happy with the service and appreciated the level of security that Romax could bring for their data. 

    “I was extremely pleased with the quality of their work. They improved the in-home delivery by about 60% over what we could do in the U.S.” Assistant Director of Annual Giving, University
     

  • 3
    $25,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Walnut Creek CA

    Propelo Media is an omni-channel direct marketing company located in San Francisco and founded in 2000. They have seven employees specializing in campaign management, lead generation, omni-channel marketing, and marketing automation. They work with a range of small and mid-size companies, typically in the local area.

    Clients
    Extreme Pizza
    Hospitality House
    Wolf & Lion Pet Store
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Propelo Media worked with a medical company to develop their marketing campaign. This included making regular visits to the client’s office and implementing a dynamic marketing process.

    “When we contacted Propelo Media, they were more than willing to understand our dynamic marketing process. With visits to our office and a couple to theirs, we developed the campaign specifics. Our choice to go with them has proven to be a great decision and we would recommend their services to anyone who is looking for a company that genuinely cares about your business.” – Manager, Medical Company

  • 4
    Undisclosed
    50 - 249 Employees
    Wrocław Poland

    RightHello is a marketing company based in Wroclaw, Poland. Founded in 2014, RightHello has a team of 50+ employees that specialize in email marketing and direct marketing services. RightHello works with small, mid-market, and enterprise businesses alike.

    Clients
    Datev
    SMT Software
    Divante
    Kontakt.io
    Industries
    Notable Project

    RightHello was hired by a software firm to expand outreach efforts and generate leads via email marketing. The team was responsible for creating and implementing the core campaign. They also provided assistance in restructuring the client's email outreach strategy, which led to a high number of replies and a corresponding increase in network growth.

    "Sometimes, things go wrong; sometimes, things go right, but they're always very responsive. They help you and they try to fix things." – CTO, Software Firm

  • 5
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Chicago IL

    J&C is a marketing agency based in Chicago. Founded in 1982, the team of 31 specializes in digital strategy, email marketing, direct marketing, and graphic design.

    Clients
    Humana
    Consumers Energy
    Jack Henry & Associates
    Industries
    Notable Project

    J&C worked on digital marketing for a large mattress manufacturer. They coordinated content creation and email marketing efforts to grow the consumer base and designed an informative, interactive newsletter with retail coupons for the client's subscribers. The client was impressed with the results of the project.

    “We are well above the average email open rate. Some months, we achieve as high as 34% open rate, which is quite successful. And our opt-out rate is incredibly low. We’ve been very pleased with that engagement.” – Director of Direct to Customer and E-Commerce, Large Mattress Manufacturer

  • 6
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Troutman NC

    DemandZEN is a midsize direct marketing company launched in 2014. Their team focuses on direct marketing and email marketing. The company is in Troutman, North Carolina.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    DemandZEN is generating qualified leads to assist the sales pipeline of a tech company. Their main task involves scheduling a total of 60 meetings with qualified retailers and providing progress reports.

    "They're a very positive, upbeat, and driven group of individuals."

  • 8
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Alpharetta GA

    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.

    Clients
    Shoney's
    Junk King
    Matco Tools
    Children's Miracle Network
    Industries
    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 

  • 9
    $25,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Montréal Canada

    Based in Montreal, Toledo Capital Advisors is a sales growth consultancy that advises their clients on new business development and scaling businesses. Since 2019, the team of about 1 has specialized in business consulting, market research, marketing strategy, and content marketing.

    Clients
    MYLE
    PolyMailersUSA
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Toledo Capital Advisors provides lead generation services to a shipping bag manufacturer. The client wanted to break into a larger e-commerce market, so the team put together lists of prospects. Because of their services, the pipeline remains full for the client.

    "Their clear communication stands out." Co-Owner, Shipping Bag Manufacturer

  • 10
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Sheridan WY

    Based in Sheridan, Calif., GrowthBoost is an outsourced lead generation company. Since 2015, their small team of two has been specializing in direct marketing, PPC, and email marketing for a variety of clients.

    Clients
    OnePlan
    Weldlogic
    Colorado Tech Shop
    Industries
    Notable Project

    GrowthBoost manages email campaigns for a technical manufacturer. The teams work closely to write copy and determine target audiences. The campaigns have generated positive results. 

    "I would highly recommend them." – CEO, Technical Manufacturer

  • 11
    $25,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Laguna Hills CA

    Founded in 1989, XPromos Marketing Mastery provides enterprise companies with specialties in marketing strategy, direct marketing, and event marketing for client projects. Headquartered in Lagana Hills, Calif., a team of 9 focuses client efforts in IT, consumer products, and manufacturing industries.

    Clients
    Intel
    Sage Software
    Mattel
    MOEN
    Industries
    Notable Project

    XPromos partnered with a software company to build bring awareness and leads to a conference of 1500. They provided the research, elevated content, and guerilla tactics for attendees to gain retention for the client.

     

    “In that project and in pretty much everything else, they deliver the idea support that we needs all the way up to delivering the assets that we need to go to market with our products and everything in between that makes all of the work possible.” – Director of Field Marketing, Software Company

  • 12
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Sacramento CA

    Alpha Marketing Strategies is a marketing agency based in Sacramento, Calif. with a team of 15 professionals. Founded in 2016, they offer direct marketing, advertising, and marketing strategy services to clients.

    Clients
    Vivint
    AT&T
    Samsung
    Notable Project

    Alpha Marketing Strategies was hired by a direct marketing group to handle direct sales for their Fortune 500 clients. Alpha Marketing Strategies was provided the details on the standards and expectations of the group's clients, and went door-to-door on behalf of them. The group is satisfied with the results so far.

    "They’re all about their people. I’ve worked in this industry for a long time and their team, and I’m highly impressed by their dedication. They’re fully committed to the business and work hard to deliver, day or night." - Executive Vice President, Direct Marketing Group

  • 13
    $1,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Norwalk CT

    Zero Gravity Marketing is a full-service marketing agency located in Madison, Conn. Founded in 2013, they have 55 employees specializing in digital marketing, SEO, PPC campaign management, website design, email marketing, brand development, and social media. They work with clients in advertising, consumer products, hospitality, arts and entertainment, education, IT, and automotive.

    Clients
    Clean Cut Landscaping
    Lyric
    Strong Training & Coaching
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Zero Gravity Marketing provided ongoing branding services to a landscaping company. They created the logo, built and managed the website, and led PPC/SEO efforts. The client attributed its consistent uptick in site traffic and profits to Zero Gravity Marketing's work.

    “We have an ongoing relationship with Zero Gravity Marketing, because our profits continue to increase every year. We believe a large part of that increase is because of the work ZGM does for us, as they are responsible for traffic being driven to our website.” – Owner & Founder, Landscaping Company

  • 14
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Chicago IL

    Full-service creative agency BatesMeron Sweet Design offers an array of digital marketing services but specializes in branding, direct marketing, and web design. Headquartered in Chicago, IL, BatesMeron has been around since 2005.

    Clients
    RCN Chicago
    Chicago Flower & Garden Show
    and Kitchfix
    Industries
    Notable Project

    BatesMeron Sweet Design worked on a branding campaign for a career coaching company. The company was about to launch and needed BatesMeron to take their concept and position it through a brand story and branding materials such as a logo and website.

    The Co-Founder of the career coaching company was impressed by BatesMeron’s ideation process.

    “BatesMeron has a pretty neat process that they follow. They make it super easy as a client to take the anxiety out of the overwhelming task of figuring out who you are and how you want to represent yourself.” – Co-Founder, Career Coaching Company

  • 15
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Grand Rapids MI
    Blue Flame Thinking is a digital strategy company. Launched in 1965, the team focuses on digital strategy, web development, direct marketing, marketing strategy, and more. Their small agency is headquartered in Grand Rapids, Michigan and EAST GRAND RA, Michigan.
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Blue Flame Thinking redesigned a website for a brewing company. The engagement is ongoing, with periodical updates with content provided by the client.

    ''They’re willing to think outside the box to provide solutions to your request.''

  • 16
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    Founded in 2016, Cleverly is a marketing agency that offers email marketing services to their clients. Their 50 employees are based out of Los Angeles.

    Clients
    Party Jump
    Notable Project

    Cleverly recently worked on an outreach campaign for a corporate event company. They created a LinkedIn page and drafted a list of potential connections for that client.

    “I have received an average of 14 positive responses a month, with several of those turning into informational calls.” — Owner, Corporate Event Company.

  • 17
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Berlin Germany

    Phiture is a mobile growth consultancy in Berlin, Germany. Founded in 2016, they have about 34 employees that serve clients in a wide range of sectors. Their services are specialized in mobile and app marketing.

    Clients
    Headspace
    Notable Project

    Phiture provided CRM installation services for a health and fitness company. Their team created a strategy and participated in negotiations for a CRM vendor. Their work has helped to increase the client’s revenue.

    “Phiture has experience with holistic retention and technical strategies. Their team provides helpful advice on all aspects.” – Re-Engagement Manager, Health & Fitness Company

  • 18
    $75,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    New York NY

    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. 

    Clients
    City of Hope Medical and Research Center
    Thirteen (WNET PBS NY)
    Weizmann Institute of Science
    Brooklyn Museum
    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

  • 19
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Chicago IL

    The Chicago-based Weinstein Organization is a full-service marketing and communications agency. Their 15 employees focus on large-scale campaigns for much larger firms, especially in the insurance and finance sectors. The Weinstein Organization uses a broad variety of marketing tools in their approach, from local flyers and direct marketing to television, social media, and mobile platforms.

    Clients
    Mercedes-Benz
    Virgin Atlantic
    Weight Watchers
    AAA
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A large office supply chain needed to create specific marketing content for each of its stores' needs, which varied around the country. The Weinstein Organization helped them automate the marketing process, and created a platform that worked with the firm's internal system to deliver what individual locations required. This platform is still used for the local marketing process, and The Weinstein Organization also revamped the conventional, firm-wide marketing approach.

    "The results have been amazing, and we have great success with the tool. Weinstein has added millions of dollars of incremental sales to our company." - Project Manager, Office Supply Chain

  • 20
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Sofia Bulgaria

    Out2Bound is a marketing agency headquartered in Sofia, Bulgaria, that was established in 2016. Their team of 20 employees offers business consulting, voice services, direct marketing, on-demand lead generation services.

    Clients
    APIHawk
    HighQ Solutions
    Daticum
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Out2Bound provided lead generation for an international software firm to pitch their streaming software and boost growth. Their team executed phone and email campaigns and reinvigorated the client's digital presence. Their work significantly increased leads.

    "We enjoyed Out2Bound’s professional attitude and energy. They provided skillful consultancy around the sales and marketing space." — Business Development Officer, Software Firm

  • 21
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Hingham MA

    BKM Marketing Associates, Inc. is a Massachusetts-based marketing firm that provides direct marketing, strategy, and graphic design services. Founded in 2003, the 9-person team works primarily with midmarket businesses in the financial services industry.

    Clients
    Wells Fargo
    UnionBank (CA)
    Cambridge Trust
    CapitalOne
    Industries
    Notable Project

    BKM Marketing Associates, Inc. tests various direct marketing strategies and conducts market research in order to create a targeted marketing campaign for a lawncare company. The campaigns are effective and regularly increase sales. The team is flexible and easy to work with as well. As a result, the two-decade-long partnership has been positive.  

    “Their knowledge about direct marketing in our specific industry makes me think that no other partner could compare.” – Marketing Communications Coordinator, Lawncare Company

  • 22
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Wyndmoor PA

    KG3 Mobile Advertising is a static and digital mobile billboard truck agency founded in 2019 in Wyndmoor, Pennsylvania. With fewer than 10 employees on board, they provide direct marketing, advertising, and branding services to clients in the advertising industry.

    Clients
    Girls Auto Clinic
    Industries
    Notable Project

    KG3 Mobile Advertising created a hiring campaign for an auto repair company that needed to scale up its team. They achieved this through a mobile advertising billboard which produced results that exceeded the client's expectations. Other highlights include their customer supports and ability to deliver without requiring many directions.

    "KG3 paid very close attention to our needs and sought out opportunities we could not even imagine." – Digital Marketing Manager, Auto Repair Company

  • 23
    $1,000+
    1,000 - 9,999 Employees
    Encinitas CA

    CC Capital Group is an outsourcing agency based in La Jolla, Calif with a team of 25. Founded in 2012, the company offers direct marketing, business consulting, and HR services. Their direct marketing services are focused on telemarketing, among other forms.

    Clients
    Wells Fargo
    Progressive Insurance
    Fyzical
    Notable Project

    A healthcare business coaching company hired CC Capital Group to manage their sales calls and B2B appointment setting. The company saw their number of booked calls go up by 250% within one week. The partnership with CC Capital Group was the most profitable campaign the company's had so far.

    "We were impressed with the quality of the candidates they consistently produced. They take their results seriously." - CEO, Healthcare Business Coaching Company

  • 24
    Undisclosed
    50 - 249 Employees
    Berlin Germany

    Audience Serv GmbH is a customer acquisition specialist founded in 2008 with over 50 employees. They provide email marketing and direct marketing solutions from their office in Berlin.

    Clients
    HelloFresh
    BarclayCard
    HSBC
    Notable Project

    Audience Serv GmbH generated sales for a financial product company. The company wanted to promote their website and improve overall sales. Audience Serv GmbH helped increase the sales of the company by 63%.

    “The workflow and communication was very smooth.” - Managing Director, Financial Product Company

  • 25
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Castle Rock CO

    Founded in 2006, Harvest Growth is a marketing and advertising agency that offers social media marketing, direct marketing, and video production services to their clients. Their 10 employees are based out of Castle Rock, Colo.

    Clients
    NuWave
    Gund
    OxiClean
    Notable Project

    Harvest Growth recently worked on digital advertising for a wellness product. They refreshed an existing site and video advertisements to promote the product for that client.

    “We have had steady growth and results to date.” — CEO, Wellness Product

  • 26
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Yennora Australia

    Direct Marketing Agency is a direct marketing company. Their small team is headquartered in Yennora, Australia and focuses on direct marketing, advertising, public relations, branding, and more. The company was established in 2021.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Direct Marketing Agency is customizing Facebook and LinkedIn profiles, redesigning a website and logo, and creating multimedia advertising materials for a timber manufacturer. 

    "They listened and worked very hard. They delivered what we needed."

  • 27
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Boston MA

    Matter Communications was founded in Newburyport, Mass., in 2003 and now has more than 150 employees in offices across the U.S. in Boston, Boulder, Colo., Portland, Ore., and Providence, R.I. The agency's main focus is on public relations but also works on social media marketing, video production, SEO, PPC, digital strategy, logo, and graphic design.

    Clients
    CVS
    Massachusetts General Hospital
    Pinterest
    Ray-Ban
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A medical company wanted to increase its credibility and awareness and used Matter Communications for a PR and social media plan. Matter Communications also write articles for the company, which have resulted in 41 million impressions and 50 to 80 sales inquiries.

    "We're a small company, but I never feel like a minor client of theirs. I always feel confident they're working on my behalf. When I'm in the building, they welcome me with open arms. Everybody participates and looks forward to coming up with the next idea." - Senior Vice President of Marketing, Medical Company

  • 28
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Neve Yamin Israel

    Established in 2007, Xtra Mile is a B2B lifecycle-marketing agency located in Neve Yamin, Israel. The agency has 25 employees and specializes in social media marketing, digital strategy, and conversion optimization.

    Clients
    Microsoft
    Lenovo
    IBM
    SAP
    Notable Project

    Xtra Mile oversaw the social media platforms and account-based marketing for a maritime shipping company. The agency assisted with peer-to-peer interactions, lead generation, and content strategy. As a result of the partnership, the client's subscription base and number of followers has increased drastically.

    "Xtra Mile is very dedicated, caring, and professional. It finds solutions that are both creative and realistic." –Head of Global Marketing, Shipping Company 

  • 29
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Paris France

    The Direct Response Marketers is a Paris, France-based social media marketing company and direct marketing company. The small agency was founded in 2018. Their team specializes in social media marketing and direct marketing.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    The Direct Response provides ongoing SMM services for an online frozen meal platform. The team manages Facebook ad campaigns and social media retargeting efforts.

    "We love everything they've done so far."

  • 30
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Baltimore MD
    Launched in 2003, Orange Element is a branding agency. The small team provides branding, direct marketing, and web design. The agency is based in Baltimore, Maryland.
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Orange Element performs social media marketing services for a recruiting firm on platforms such as LinkedIn, Facebook, and Instagram. They also provide content marketing solutions including monthly newsletters.

    "We’ve been perfectly satisfied with Orange Element’s services."

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