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Top 100 Media Buying Agencies in Boston

May 2022

Looking for a top media buying agency in Boston?

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 Boston. 

List of the Best Boston Media Buying Companies

  • 1
    • $50,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Framingham, MA

    CommCreative is a strategically minded, creatively fueled marketing agency based in Framingham, MA with 25+ years of experience working in retail, cybersecurity, healthcare, manufacturing, and financial industries – just to name a few. We have digital in our DNA. Results in our hearts. And we’re passionate about creating stories that express who our clients are at their core while connecting with their most coveted audiences. Whether it’s B2B or B2C, for us, it’s about stirring the emotions of the human on the other end of your message. That’s how we inspire action. You could call it a “philosophy,” but really, it’s science. Let’s put it to work for your brand. 

    Clients

    • Johnson Controls
    • Bose
    • OOFOS
    • RSA Conference

    Industries

    Notable Project

    CommCreative serves as the digital marketing partner to a retail cooperative. They started out managing ad campaigns but now also handle projects related to web design, SEO, and content marketing.

    "Their style and sensibility in relating to our intended audience stand out."

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  • 2
    • Undisclosed
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Needham, MA

    Charles River Media Group is a video production agency located in Newton Center, Mass. Founded in 2003, Charles River Media Group's small team of 3 employees offer video production and media planning & buying services.

    Clients

    • NEJM Group
    • Ernst & Young
    • TEDx Cambridge
    • Weber Shandwick

    Notable Project

    Working for a theater organization, Charles River Media Group produced and edited videos of performances, digitized the organization's DVD and VHS recordings, and built out Vimeo and Youtube channels. The firm also organized public events and social media live streaming opportunities in order to raise brand awareness for the client. The client was impressed with the team Charles River Media Group's proactive nature and responsiveness throughout the project. 

    "They're always on time and start planning things early. Don is available for phone calls when we need him and is good at responding to our emails. If there are any micro problems, Don calls me for clarification." - Executive Director, Theater Organization 

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  • 3
    • $25,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Boston, MA

    KHJ is a Boston-based full-service brand strategy and activation firm with experience in the healthcare and real estate industries. Founded in 1986, they offer strategy and planning, creative production, media and activation, and research and analytics.

    Clients

    • Quest Diagnostics
    • Circle Health
    • Webster Five Bank
    • Massachusetts Gaming Commission

    Industries

    Notable Project

    KHJ has a long-standing relationship with a community savings bank. They have been handling the bank’s media buying and placement, strategy, and creative development for about 20 years. KHJ recently redesigned the bank’s logo and website to refresh its brand image.

    “They helped us get to the final point, determining what made the most sense and making sure the project was done within the timeframe. They’re great at managing times and budgets.” – Marketing Manager, Community Savings Bank

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  • 4
    • $25,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Boston, MA

    The Fantastical is a Boston-based firm that was founded in 2012. The company's team of 13 specializes in branding, social media marketing, advertising, media planning and buying, video production, and content marketing.

    Clients

    • Samuel Adams
    • Panera Bread
    • TripAdvisor
    • Auntie Anne's

    Industries

    Notable Project

    The Fantastical helped launch a management consulting firm. The Fantastical created branding and marketing materials for the company, including a website, business cards, and logo. 

    "I have gotten good feedback on the website. I know that every prospect and the clients I’m currently working with have spent time on the website, familiarizing themselves with me and the nature of the business we’re doing. So, I’m very happy with how effectively it seems to communicate and position the company." - Principal, Management Consulting Firm

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  • 5
    • $5,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Boston, MA

    Consensus Interactive is a Boston based creative agency. They have 11 employees and were founded in 2011. Their team focuses on web design, UX/UI design, and content marketing. Their clientele primarily operate in the healthcare, IT, and education sectors.

    Clients

    • U.S. Pharmacopeia
    • United Way
    • Lifespan
    • Boston Children’s Hospital

    Industries

    Notable Project

    A nonprofit organization hired Consensus Interactive to build their website. Their previous website was over 5 years old and needed to be modernized. Consensus Interactive built a WordPress site that integrated MailChimp, Salesforce, and PayPal for donations. The client was very impressed with Consensus Interactive's expertise.

    "They have a wider breadth of knowledge than other agencies we’ve worked with, and the technical depth of their team is tremendous." - VP, Nonprofit

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  • 6
    • $10,000+
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • Boston, MA

    Digilant is a midsize media planning & buying company. The Boston, Massachusetts-based firm was founded in 2009. Their services include media planning & buying, digital strategy, pay per click, and social media marketing.

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  • 7
    • $10,000+
    • 250 - 999 employees
    • Boston, MA

    In Boston, Massachusetts; Los Angeles, California; Winston-Salem, North Carolina and New York, United Kingdom, MullenLowe U.S. Is a public relations company. The midsize agency was founded in 1970. Their services include public relations, advertising, marketing strategy, and media planning & buying.

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  • 8
    • Undisclosed
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Boston, MA

    Based in Boston, Massachusetts, Decibel Media is a small media planning and buying agency. They offer media planning & buying, digital strategy, pay per click, and social media marketing and were launched in 2014.

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  • 9
    • $10,000+
    • 250 - 999 employees
    • Boston, MA

    Agency 451 is a midsize branding company founded in 2004. Their team offers branding, digital strategy, marketing strategy, media planning & buying, and more. The agency is located in Boston, Massachusetts.

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  • 10
    • $10,000+
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • Boston, MA

    Boston Logic is a software and digital marketing company that was founded in 2004. Based in Boston, the team of over 45 specializes in web design, web development, SEO and media planning & buying. Boston Logic works with clients in the real estate industry. 

    Clients

    • Pacific Union
    • ARC Realty
    • Joyner Fine Properties
    • Coldwell Banker

    Industries

    Notable Project

    A real estate company hired Boston Logic for website help. Boston Logic redesigned a mobile and web application that has unique content. 

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  • 11
    • Undisclosed
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Woburn, MA

    Adaptive Media is an advertising company. The small Woburn, Massachusetts-based firm was founded in 2010. Their services include advertising, media planning & buying, search engine optimization, and web design.

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  • 12
    • Undisclosed
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • Boston, MA

    Headquartered in West Palm Beach, Florida; Farmington, Connecticut; Boston, Massachusetts and New York, New York, Primacy is a web development firm. The midsize team specializes in web development, media planning & buying, custom software development, digital strategy, and more. The company was launched in 1994.

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  • 13
    • $10,000+
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • Boston, MA

    Marketing agency RDW Group is located in Providence, R.I. The agency features an expert team of more than 80 employees. RDW Group has been specializing in public relations, web design, and social media marketing since it was founded in 1986. Clients include companies in the transportation and healthcare space.

    Clients

    • RI Department of Transportation
    • University of New Mexico Hospitals
    • National Grid
    • Perkins School for the Blind

    Industries

    Notable Project

    RDW Group expanded a graduate school's brand by creating a marketing campaign that showcased the prestige and knowledge students receive by attending. Digital and social media strategies drove this campaign.

     

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  • 14
    • $1,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Boston, MA

    Established in 1994, The Boston Group is an advertising company. The company specializes in advertising, ux/ui design, branding, and media planning & buying and has a small team.

    Industries

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  • 15
    • Undisclosed
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • Boston, MA

    Marketing agency Havas Edge is based in Carlsbad, Calif. with offices in Boston, Los Angeles, and Portland, Ore. Founded in 2001, their team of 256 specializes in broadcast video, marketing strategy, media planning and more for small, mid-sized, and enterprise-level clients alike.  

    Clients

    • Citi
    • BlackRock
    • Cancer Treatment Centers of America
    • LifeLock

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  • 16
    • $10,000+
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • Boston, MA

    PGR Media, a branding company, was established in 1986. The agency offers branding, media planning & buying, advertising, digital strategy, and more and has a midsize team.

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  • 17
    • $1,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Canton, MA

    Advertising company Triad Advertising is in Canton, Massachusetts. The small team specializes in advertising, branding, graphic design, and media planning & buying. The agency was established in 1995.

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  • 18
    • $10,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Boston, MA

    Holland Mark is a marketing consultancy based in Boston. Their team of 12 has been specializing in branding, advertising, media planning & buying, and more for small and mid-sized businesses alike since 2006.  

    Clients

    • Trove Data
    • Notch Brewing
    • Sakon
    • Reading Cooperative Bank
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  • 19
    • $1,000+
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • Boston, MA

    Overdrive Interactive is an email marketing company. Located in Boston, Massachusetts, their midsize team focuses on email marketing, media planning & buying, pay per click, search engine optimization, and more. The firm was launched in 2001.

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  • 20
    • $10,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Boston, MA

    Black Math is a video production company established in 2012. Their small team is located in Boston, Massachusetts. The company focuses on video production, media planning & buying, social media marketing, advertising, and more.

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  • 21
    • $10,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Boston, MA

    Norbella is a small advertising company established in 2009. Their services include advertising, branding, digital strategy, media planning & buying, and more. The firm is located in Boston, Massachusetts.

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  • 22
    • $50,000+
    • 1,000 - 9,999 employees
    • Billerica, MA

    HR firm Mrccedtech was founded in [node:field_pp_year_founded:value]. The company offers HR services, corporate training, media planning & buying, video production, and more and has a large team. The company is based in Billerica, Massachusetts.

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  • 23
    • $5,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Needham, MA

    Mittcom is a small Needham, Massachusetts-based advertising company. Founded in 2003, the team specializes in advertising, digital strategy, media planning & buying, search engine optimization, and more.

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  • 24
    • $10,000+
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • Newton, MA

    Buyer Advertising is a digital strategy company. The Newton, Massachusetts-based company was established in 1966. The midsize team offers digital strategy, social media marketing, advertising, branding, and more.

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  • 25
    • $10,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Boston, MA

    Pure Communications is a strategic communications agency that primarily works in the health care industry. Founded in 2004 and located in Austin, Texas, Pure Communications' team of 21 employees specialize in public relations, media planning and buying and digital strategy. The firm also offers branding services to its clients.

    Clients

    • Esperion
    • Okizu
    • Agios
    • Dermira

    Industries

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  • 26
    • $50,000+
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • Boston, MA

    GYK Antler is a marketing and advertising agency with headquarters in Boston and offices in Manchester, N.H., and Indian Orchard, Mass. Founded in 1975, they have about 104 employees that do branding, content marketing, and marketing strategy. Most clients are midmarket businesses in the consumer products sector.  

    Clients

    • Cedar's Mediterranean Hommus
    • Sweet Baby Ray's
    • New Hampshire Travel & Tourism
    • ESPN

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  • 27
    • $10,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Lexington, MA

    White Rhino is a digital marketing agency located in Lexington, Mass. Since 1990, their team of 39 has been specializing in branding, web design, advertising, and more for mostly enterprise and midmarket companies. 

    Clients

    • Airing
    • DTZ
    • Nuance
    • Olympus

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  • 28
    • $5,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Boston, MA

    HATCH Marketing is a small Boston, Massachusetts-based advertising company. The team specializes in advertising, branding, digital strategy, media planning & buying, and more.

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  • 29
    • $10,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Sharon, MA

    Tiziani Whitmyre is a branding agency. The small team is in Sharon, Massachusetts. Their services include branding, content marketing, advertising, media planning & buying, and more.

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  • 30
    • $10,000+
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • Boston, MA

    Small Army is an advertising agency of 120+ employees based in Boston, MA. As a full-service agency, they provide brand strategy, digital marketing, SEO services, and more to their clients. 

    Clients

    • Reebok
    • Zoo New England
    • Jewish Arts Collaborative
    • Country Bank

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Partnering with a large hospital, Small Army started with the moral that "Life's greatest privilege is taking care of those around you." From there, they placed advertising posters in transportation hubs, as well as on the outside of trains and buses around the area with the main tagline "Stronger Together."

     

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