The Best Media Buying Companies in The ATL

Looking for a top media buying agency in Atlanta?

Your company can earn considerable benefits from partnering with a media buying company to improve your marketing and advertising efforts.

To assist you in your search for a partner, we’ve compiled this list of the top media buying companies in Atlanta. Browse descriptions, feedback, and awards to find which can best suit your company’s needs.

List of the Best Atlanta Media Buying Companies

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    Tinuiti

    Tinuiti (formerly Elite SEM) is a digital and search marketing agency based in New York and founded in 2004. With over 400 employees, they have additional offices in Philadelphia, Atlanta, Los Angeles, Boston, San Francisco, Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Chattanooga, Tenn., and San Rafael, Calif.  They specialize in conversion optimization, media planning and buying, and SEO. 

    Notable Project

    A clothing retailer went to Elite SEM for advertising help. The project included an AdWords campaign, paid search strategy, and conversion rate optimization. The client experienced an increase in engagement online, which has helped them compete in a competitive market.

    “They are forward-thinking both in our advertising with them and how they treat their employees.” – VP of E-Commerce, Clothing Retailer

    Former clients
    Etsy
    Tommy Bahama
    NFL
    Solstice Sunglasses
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

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    group250 - 999 Employees
    place Atlanta, GA
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
    Awards

    Inc. 500: Best Workplaces (2017) , Ad Age: Best Agency Culture , US Search Awards: #1 Best Agency

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    MBI

    MBI was founded in 1991 and is based in Alpharetta, Ga. They provide media planning & buying, advertising, and digital strategy services. Their advertising focus is in broadcast video, out of home, print, and radio. 

    Notable Project

    MBI ran a brand awareness campaign and did pulse strategy for a beverage company prior to the launch of a new product. As a result of MBI's work, the client saw an increase in sales and clickthrough rates. 

    "They really understood our industry and worked well within our budget. " – Former CEO, Beverage Company

    Former clients
    RUMCHATA
    Sambucol
    Tasty Bite
    The Company Store
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Alpharetta, GA
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
    Awards

    Inc. 5000 , Atlanta Business Chronicle

  • 3

    Leff & Associates

    Leff & Associates is a PR company based in Decatur, Georgia. Founded in 2003, the team of around 10 employees provides PR and media planning and buying services to clients in media, non-profit, and telecommunications industries.

    Notable Project

    Leff & Associates worked with this professional services firm to expand and grow its branding awareness, especially in certain regions of its country. They created a PR plan for the client with print and magazine publishing objectives and social media campaigns within the budget.

    "Since working with Leff & Associates we have been mentioned in major publications across the country and have consistently grown 10%–15% year over year."  Managing Director, Professional Services Firm

    Former clients
    Sterling Seacrest Partners
    Boys & Girls Club of America
    Matrix
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Decatur, GA
    4.5
    4.5
    4 Clutch reviews
  • 4

    Frederick Swanston

     Frederick Swanston is a marketing and advertising agency that was founded in 1999. They focus on the business services, government, real estate, and government sectors. Headquartered in Alpharetta, Ga., Frederick Swanston has about 24 employees. Services include content marketing, branding, and advertising.   

    Notable Project

    Frederick Swanston created a media buying campaign to increase awareness across traditional and digital channels. For the latter, they coded, and built microsites and landing pages. Frederick Swanston also produced video and print marketing collateral. 

    "Last year was our first year when we ran the collective active adult campaign Frederick Swanston helped us develop, which included everything from outdoor billboards to digital advertising and call-to-action campaigns. It was very effective and we saw a 40% increase in our online inquiries. We're hoping this year's campaign will be even more effective."  – VP of Development, Homebuilding Company

    Former clients
    IBEROSTAR Hotels & Resorts
    MetroHealth
    Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores
    Verizon
    Verifone
    Turner Broadcasting
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Alpharetta, GA
    4.9
    4.9
    4 Clutch reviews
  • 5

    Q Optix Inc.

    Q Optix Inc. is a creative video production agency founded in 2018 and based in Atlanta. With more than two employees, they offer branding, media planning and buying, and mobile and app marketing for clients in the industries of healthcare, nonprofit, and government agencies.

    Notable Project

    Q Optix Inc. produced a series of videos for a prison reform campaign. The campaign wanted to produce videos that better explained what they did. The campaign staff was amazed at the quality of videos produced by Q Optix Inc.

    “I appreciate the seriousness of their focus.” - President, Prison Reform Campaign

    Former clients
    Georgia Council on Substance Abuse
    Georgia DBHDD
    National Incarceration Association
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Atlanta, GA
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
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