List of the Best Event Management Firms

  • 1
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    Blanc & Otus is a San Francisco PR and marketing company that specializes in providing technology firms with the right answers to their unique PR questions. The small company has 50 employees who are corporate communications experts, media strategists, and research analysts. 

    Clients
    Oracle
    Deloitte
    Sony
    Facebook
    Notable Project

    A fast-growing management firm hired Blanc & Otus to handle the additional PR pressure that comes with business expansion. Blanc & Otus focused on building a large media presence for the management firm, which is now regarded as particularly social media-friendly for its industry. Blanc & Otus had to handle a range of PR and marketing needs, demonstrating the team's versatility for its size.

    "They're good at taking a challenge, and they always seem to impress in one way or another." – Corporate Communications Director, Management Firm

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  • 2
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Boston MA

    BIGfish Communications is a PR and digital media firm that seeks to integrate traditional PR with innovative social media and marketing support. Based in Brookline, MA and with a team of more than 20 employees, BIGfish Communications mainly specializes in the technology, energy, and travel industries. Besides PR and social media marketing, BIGfish Communications' other services include media planning and buying and branding.

    Clients
    Consulate General of Iceland
    Trustify
    MIT Technology Review
    Cambridge Sound Management
    Industries
    Notable Project

    BIGfish Communications worked to increase online exposure for a natural resources firm. The partnership included multiple projects – creating a website and logo, ensuring a smooth transition from traditional to digital marketing, gaining access to a few key mainstream media outlets.

    "BIGfish Communications is creative and very intelligent. They're connected, and they're responsive." – CTO, Natural Resources Company

  • 3
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Redondo Beach CA

    Bob Gold & Associates is a public relations, marketing, and communications agency headquartered in Redondo Beach, Calif. that specializes in PR, marketing strategy, and content marketing. Founded in 1997, the agency works with clients across industries such as arts, entertainment, and music, telecommunications, and information technology. Bob Gold & Associates is comprised of 15 employees.

    Clients
    MESA
    Penthera
    Amazon Studios
    ZoneTV
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Bob Gold & Associates oversaw PR strategies for a television advertising organization. Bob Gold & Associates managed the organization's press releases, event planning, and brand story consultation. As a result of the partnership, the organization's brand awareness improved and its company grew.

    "They always pitch creative ideas for us to engage with our industry and become thought leaders in emerging areas." – Chief Marketing & People Officer, Television Advertising Organization

  • 4
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Brea CA

    Founded in 2004, Firecracker PR is an evolving agency that blends PR with content marketing. The team of 10+ is located in Brea, Calif. and is relentlessly focused on getting clients' media coverage. It has a proven 5-step process – "Ignites" – that has helped tech companies rapidly scale their awareness from Day 1. Their team has experience in blending PR, SEO, social media, and content marketing into one powerful campaign. 

     

    Clients
    Fujitsu
    SRI Interational
    Boeing
    HP
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Firecracker PR managed a PR campaign to increase visibility for a transportation service through TV, radio, and print news. As a result, the transportation company was recognized in over 100 unique publications and earned valuable name recognition.

    “They have a solid team of professional and seasoned media experts.” – CEO, Transportation Service

  • 5
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Langley Township Canada

    Jelly is a digital marketing and PR firm located in Fort Langley, B.C., Canada that specializes in SEO, PR, PPC, social media marketing, conversion optimization, video production, content marketing, and media buying. Established in 2012, the firm is comprised of fewer than 50 employees.

    Clients
    Big Splash Waterpark
    La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries
    Trading Post Brewing
    Legacy Advantage
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Jelly created ad campaigns for a real estate group and implemented long-term digital and PR strategies. Jelly organized events with influencers and managed multifaceted campaigns across social media and local news outlets. As a result of the partnership, the real estate group improved its visibility and was able to draw buyers to a 64-home development in an area that was not previously well known. 

    "I'm confident in Jelly's expertise to create eye-catching ads, monitor them, tweak them if needed, and get them into the right places." – Partner, Real Estate Group 

  • 6
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Chicago IL

    Heron Agency is a lifestyle communications agency based in Chicago and founded in 2000. They now have 20 employees experienced in developing strategic integrated marketing campaigns for companies in hospitality and leisure, business services, and arts, entertainment and music. They specialize in PR, SMM, and media planning.

    Clients
    Hyatt
    Marriott
    Hilton
    Ocean Prime
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Heron Agency managed a theater's media presence to spread awareness, successfully scheduling live appearances on radio and television, performance reviews, and feature articles. Thanks to Heron Agency, production attendance was higher than ever for the client. Industry peers also recognized stakeholders' widespread media presence.

    “Attendance at our current season is at an all-time high. I am also constantly being asked by other theater companies how we obtain the consistently excellent media presence our theater has, something that all but the largest theaters struggle to maintain.” – Executive Director, Theater Company

  • 7
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Dallas TX

    Idea Grove is a digital strategy company that was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Dallas. The company is made up of 33 employees and specializes in PR, web design, and content marketing. 

    Clients
    Amazon
    Chrome River
    KwikBoost
    NEC
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Idea Grove partnered with an IT consulting firm where they helped redesign their website and implement a digital marketing strategy to improve online traffic for their client. They helped design a new logo for the company and implemented SEO services that helped increase search results for the companies website. 

    "The project managers are top notch. They’re always available for calls and local meetings." – Marketing Manager, IT Consulting Firm 

  • 8
    $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

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

    3rd Coast PR is a Chicago based marketing company, founded in 2011. Their team of 7 employees specializes in PR, content marketing, and event planning for midmarket clients in the consumer products and business services industries.

    Clients
    Lakeshore Learning
    O-Cedar
    Thermos
    Industries
    Notable Project

    3rd Coast PR provided marketing services for a cheese company. They ran a number of campaigns, on both traditional and social media, to raise awareness of a product that the client was going to begin selling outside of the Chicago market. The client reported that their brand’s engagement, especially on Instagram, has increased significantly since the start of the campaign. 

    “They do an excellent job. They're very proactive, so we don’t have to ask them for anything.” – VP of Marketing, Cheese Company
     

  • 11
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Falls Church VA

    Pinkston Group is a media strategies and PR company based in Alexandria, Va. The company was founded in 2001 and now has a team of 39 that specializes in PR but also offers broadcast video and digital strategy services.

    Clients
    AIG
    Americans for Prosperity Foundation
    Coalition for Public Safety
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A trade association wanted to create a high profile, visible media presence for its executives. Pinkston Group helped create media placements, speaking engagements, op-ed drafting and helping the CEO publish a book.

    "Pinkston placed for the CEO more than 130 op-eds in 2012, and more than 160 in 2013 – stunning results by any measure. For speaking engagements, Pinkston Group pitched and placed the CEO at about one conference per week, around the world for the years from 2012-14. Outstanding results." — Senior Director, Trade Association

  • 12
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Newport Beach CA

    Bastion Elevate is a marketing firm founded in Newport Beach, Calif. In 2008. With over 10 members, they specialize in PR services and social media marketing solutions for clients ranging from small firms to large enterprises in the fields of advertising, business service, and more.

    Clients
    Swiftpage
    K1 Speed
    Cyrex Laboratories
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Bastion Elevate managed the social media marketing campaigns of a wealth management firm. The overall goal was to improve the firm’s social media following. Bastion Elevate helped exponentially increase the following of the firm.

    “They have great vision, are receptive, responsive and timely.” - Managing Director & Partner, Wealth Management Firm

  • 13
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Full Fat is a communications agency located in London that specializes in web design, advertising, and SEO services. They were founded in 2011. They have a team of more than 20 employees who support clients in various industries including arts, entertainment, and arts as well as media, and hospitality and leisure.

    Clients
    Atopia
    Boiler Room
    Darwin & Wallace
    Backyard Cinema
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Full Fact conducted tests that identified a target audience for a feminine hygiene product company. After developing knowledge of the client’s selling proposition, they created strategic messaging. They managed multiple campaigns and tracked performance to decipher the audience’s interests. The targeted campaigns generated brand awareness and increased sales.

    “...they saved us money in doing the hard work and finding our niche demographic.”– CEO, Feminine Hygiene Product Company

  • 14
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Atlanta GA

    Eberly & Collard Public Relations is an Atlanta based public relations firm. They were founded in 2002 and have a team of six employees. They specialize in public relations, advertising, and digital strategy for clients in many industries, including architecture, construction, and consumer products.

    Clients
    GC Garcia
    IKEA
    Terra Nova
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Eberly & Collard Public Relations provided PR strategy and marketing for a reputation management company. They worked with the client to provide promotional materials and advertising to a third party. They produced and promoted materials, and the client used their experience with SEO to further promote the content online. The client was impressed with the quality of their work.

    “Their experience sets them apart from other PR companies that I've worked with in the past.” – CEO, Reputation Management Company

     

  • 15
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Naperville IL

    JJR Marketing is a marketing and public relations agency based in the west suburbs of Chicago, IL. Founded in 2006, JJR Marketing focuses on generating buzz, leads, referrals, sales, and growth for clients. The team of about 10 employees offers PR, social media marketing, marketing strategy, advertising, branding, and web design services to mostly small and mid-market businesses.

    Clients
    Lenity Financial
    TH Hilson
    Low Voltage Solutions
    Nawbo
    Notable Project

    JJR Marketing worked with a financial advising company, helping them update their media presence and increase brand recognition. The project included both traditional and digital marketing. For example, JJR Marketing created print materials for the financial advising company to hand out to clients and redesign the company's website to boost traffic.

    “They are very good at bringing in a timeline and showing you what should be done by which date.” – Senior Partner, Financial Advising Company

  • 16
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Chicago IL

    The Motion Agency is a Chicago-based marketing firm specializing in branding, public relations, advertising, digital strategy, and graphic design enterprise, mid-market and small businesses in the retail, education, and manufacturing sectors. Founded in 2007, they employ around 50 people. 

    Clients
    Adobe
    American Manufacturing Association
    The Home Depot
    Bed, Bath & Beyond
    Industries
    Notable Project

    The Motion Agency was hired by a large labor union to develop its website and handle its advertising and PR. They wrote editorials and ads in local media and planned and promoted an event, all of which improved engagement. 

    “The advertisement that the Motion Agency created for Labor Day became the theme for our advertising for the next calendar year. It is visually stunning and a great representation of the brand. The posts on social media throughout the weekend resonated with out followers and received some of the highest engagement numbers for posts on our page.” – Chief of Staff, Labor Union. 
     

  • 17
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Portland OR

    Veracity is a marketing agency located in Portland, Ore. Tthe small team of about 5 employees has offered a range of advertising services since its foundation in 2014. Veracity specializes in PR, content marketing, digital strategy, and social media marketing.

    Clients
    Logical Position
    Dolphin Software
    Hallmark Ocean Front Resorts
    Mercedes-Benz
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Veracity helped a fellow marketing/design agency with ideas to attract new clients and customers. The agency increased their presence in the media, formed a brand strategy, and created copy. Business has gone up slightly. The client prides Veracity on their attention to detail. 

    "The coolest thing about Veracity is their innate ability to pinpoint thethings that make us a unique and newsworthy company, even though our industry is not necessarily that newsworthy."- Founder and CEO at Marketing/Design Agency

  • 18
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Marina del Rey CA

    Stanton & Company is a full-service sports and lifestyle marketing and PR agency located in Marina Del Rey, California. Founded in 2006, the agency is comprised of about 30 employees that serve mostly enterprise companies. They specialize in PR, social media marketing, and advertising.

    Clients
    NWHL
    espnW
    Sunkist
    Notable Project

    Stanton & Company provided PR services to an organic snack company. They managed the snack company's outreach, sampling, digital marketing, content creation, and press releases. As a result of the partnership, the snack company has grown by double digits every year and established relationships with key editors, large publications, and television outlets. 

    "Our company has seen success, and I know a lot of that can be attributed to Stanton & Company." – Founder, Organic Snack Company 

  • 19
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Miami FL

     The marketing and communications firm NewmanPR was founded over 70 years ago.  Based in Miami, NewmanPR comprises about 10 people that specialize in PR services, writing, social media marketing, branding, market research, print design, and broadcast video. 

    Clients
    Banana Coast
    Carnival Foundation
    Costa Cruises
    The Florida Keys and Key West
    Notable Project

    NewmanPR has supported internal communications at Carnival Cruise Line for over two decades. The team serves as an extension of the in-house communications staff and provides assistance on speech writing, executive interview prep, presentations, press releases, and special events.

    "NewmanPR is a great team with very strong leadership. They are excellent in assembling timelines and meeting deadlines." – Vice President of Corporate Communications, Large Cruise Line

  • 20
    $250,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

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

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

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

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

  • 21
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Kfar Saba Israel

    K2 Global Communications is a communications company based in Kfar Saba, Israel. Founded in 2005, the team of 3 specializes in public relations, content marketing, and social media marketing.

    Clients
    Essence
    NRGene
    SecuredTouch
    Notable Project

    K2 Global Communications worked on messaging and collateral for an information security solution provider. They created a messaging document, website, and various PR articles to broaden exposure, targeting markets in the US and Europe. The client was happy with the positive attention the project received.

    “Our website definitely received a lot more attention as a result of a few articles and press releases that K2 distributed. With K2's help and with the articles they wrote for us, we gained a lot of good exposure in relevant target markets in the US and Europe.” – Marketing Manager, Information Security Solution Provider

  • 22
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Blackrock Ireland

    Revolve Marketing and PR was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland with another location in London, U.K. With 7 employees, they provide PR, business consulting, media planning, and buying services.

    Clients
    Remington Hair Care
    Russell Hobbs
    George Foreman Grills
    Weir and Sons Jewellers
    Notable Project

    Revolve Marketing and PR provides marketing services, working on press releases and circulating them for a skincare company. Their work has had a positive impact on the client's business.

    "Their work has been one of the positive changes to our brand, with a good effect on our sales." –Marketing, Skincare Company

  • 23
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Toronto Canada

    Learngistics is a corporate training and event marketing & planning company located in Toronto, Canada. The small agency was established in 2005. Their team provides corporate training and event marketing & planning.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    A food delivery company hired Learngistics to handle team buildings and entertainment afternoons for the company's departments. Their responsibilities include building custom event stages and break-out rooms.

    "The level of personal service was outstanding."

  • 24
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Dallas TX

    TrizCom PR is a public relations firm in Dallas. It was founded in 2008 and has 5 employees who help clients with content marketing, social media marketing, SEO, and digital strategy in addition to public relations.

    Clients
    NextEra Energy
    Massage Envy
    Solis Mammography
    Taco Bueno
    Notable Project

    A real estate advisory firm hired TrizCom PR to help increase its exposure and press. TrizCom PR's work included crafting press releases, social media campaigns, and email blasts and increasing media exposure. 

    "The attribute I appreciated the most was the way they immediately became part of our team. Their view was always based on the big picture for our firm, and they spent a lot of time making sure they understood our business." – Founder, Real Estate Advisory Firm

  • 25
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Camarillo CA

    Marketing Maven is a full-service marketing and communications agency with offices in Los Angeles, CA and New York, NY. Founded in 2009, Marketing Maven is recognized for its expertise in brand strategy, social media, media relations, event marketing, SEO, and tradeshow support. With a background in direct response public relations, Marketing Maven uses state-of-the-art metrics to measure clients’ marketing reach and provide competitive analysis. With an intimate team of fewer than 30 employees, Marketing Maven combines public relations, social media, and SEO.

    Clients
    Bellybuds
    Kingston Technology
    Reebok
    Microsoft
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Marketing Maven worked with a Los Angeles-based production company to elevate its social media presence on Facebook, Instagram, and Pinterest. Marketing Maven designed social media ads and shared relevant content to increase the production company's followers and engagement across all three social channels. After about 12 months, the production company had 17,000 followers on Facebook and its Instagram ads garnered 1.5 million impressions.

    “Marketing Maven created our entire social media presence. They had nothing to start out with, and they built everything from scratch. We were really pleased with what they did for us.” – Managing Partner, Wedding Media 

  • 26
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Diego CA
    Crowe PR is a public relations company located in San Diego, California. The small team offers public relations and social media marketing and was established in 2014.
    Notable Project

    An ocean sports company hired Crowe PR to handle all of their public relations. In addition to handling their public relations, Crowe PR does outreach to media and general marketing.

    "They’ve worked great for us over the years."

  • 27
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Philadelphia PA

    Neff is an advertising agency based in Philadelphia, Pa. Founded in 1987, their team of 20 employees specializes in branding, web development, and web design. 

    Clients
    Security Risk Advisors
    Artisan's Cellar
    Maison 208
    Make The World Better
    Notable Project

    Neff helped an architecture planning firm in need of a new website. They created a new website that showcased the architecture planning firm's growing range of services and clients while maintaining a consistent brand image. They also provided assistance with SEO. Following this work, the client hired Neff to develop a second website for a sister company. 

    "Neff Associates excelled in navigating differing views and coming up with a design that solved many problems. We've taken the design of the website and adapted it to our internal marketing, signatures, and everything else." – COO, Architecture Planning Firm 

  • 28
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Denver CO

    Volume Public Relations is a strategic communications firm based in Denver. The firm, founded in 2001, has a team of more than ten that provides PR, branding, market research, social media marketing, and event marketing & planning services. Volume Public Relations serves mid-market and other-sized companies in various industries that include business services, consumer products & services, and IT.

    Clients
    Transamerica
    Charter
    BMW
    Sony
    Industries
    Notable Project

    An insurance company hired Volume Public Relations to provide training on different behavioral science theories to their marketing division to help them better reach their customers. Volume Public Relations also reviews and provide feedback on marketing campaigns as they progress. They also produce digital ads for use on the company's social media pages and online display ads. The engagement brought a significant growth in website traffic and attracted quality leads.

    "Volume’s work is groundbreaking. I believe that Elizabeth was one of the first people to incorporate neuroscience and behavioral science into communications." - Director of Marketing Communications, Insurance Company

  • 29
    Undisclosed
    2 - 9 Employees
    Holywood United Kingdom
    Lighthouse Communications NI is a PR agency. They provide public relations and were established in 2009. Their small team is in Holywood, United Kingdom.
    Notable Project

    Lighthouse Communications NI is executing PR services for a consulting firm. The team is focusing on brand identity, social media spread awareness, media relations, event management, and marketing materials.

    "Their adaptability and strong will to generate results have been impressive."

  • 30
    Undisclosed
    2 - 9 Employees
    București Romania

    June Communications is a marketing and communications company based in Bucharest, Romania. The company, founded in 2015, has a team of less than ten that provides PR, marketing strategy, digital strategy, and content marketing services to various small and midmarket companies. 

    Clients
    Civitas Group
    Commoditrader Aps
    Otto Broker
    Instant Factoring
    Industries
    Notable Project

    June Communications was hired by a digital invoice financing company to provide marketing strategy and implementation, communication, and PR services to help the company build its brand image in the local market and attract new clients and investors. The engagement has generated 22 press releases, more than 470 press articles, a radio campaign that produced a 36% in conversions, and a 9.3 NPS.

    "Since the collaboration started we recorded an impressive presence in media." - Co-Founder and CEO, digital invoice financing company

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