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List of the Best Media Buying Companies

  • 61
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Burlington Canada

    OKD Marketing is a full-service integrated marketing and communications agency based in Burlington, Canada. Established in 1981, OKD has 52 employees and provides advertising, web development, social media marketing, and digital strategy services.

    Clients
    Castello
    Canadian Cancer Society
    Integra Tire
    UPS
    Industries
    Notable Project

    OKD Marketing designed and developed an e-commerce site for a custom auto parts business. The client's small team lacked technical expertise, but needed an attractive digital presence to build leads and increase growth momentum. In addition to the site, which now drives 100% of the client's sales, OKD created videos, point-of-purchase displays, and trade show booths.

    "It’s so easy. We just tell them what we want to happen and when, and they take care of everything. It’s almost like I have that department in my own business. Communication is also really good." — Founder, Auto Parts Firm

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  • 62
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Hermosa Beach CA

    AACG (Anti-Agency Consulting Group) is a marketing and business consortium based in Los Angeles. The consortium, founded in 2017, has more than 30 experts who provide media planning & buying, digital strategy, social media marketing, business consulting, and PPC services to midmarket and other-sized companies in the arts & entertainment, consumer products & services, media, e-commerce, utilities, and other industries.

    Clients
    Twitter
    ViacomCBS
    STARZ
    NBCU
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A global location technology company hired AACG to act as the marketing team for their platform division's new business unit. AACG undertook many tasks as part of this engagement, including helping craft the unit's messaging and positioning; founding internal structures around communications, messaging, and language; developing a communication plan; and executing a multi-pronged approach that involved social media marketing as its primary driver. Overall, AACG met all the goals for the project, which enabled the unit to exceed revenue targets.

    "Now, the business unit is one of the company’s primary revenue drivers." - VP of Platforms, Global Location Technology Company

  • 64
    $100,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Baltimore MD

    Founded in Baltimore, Md. in 1981, GKV is an advertising agency that offers a variety of services: digital strategy, advertising, social media marketing, PR, and branding. The team of more than 200 employees mostly works with mid-market businesses across several industries – consumer products, healthcare, and telecommunications.

    Clients
    Sprint. McCormick
    Maryland Lottery
    Constellation
    L3
    Industries
    Notable Project

    GKV has an ongoing project with a food production company. The partnership began with a focus on traditional media. GKV created marketing materials for print and TV. Now, GKV is helping the client build its social media presence on Facebook and Twitter.

    “[W]e've never had anybody help us drive the numbers like they've helped us drive the numbers.” – Operations Coordinator, Food Production Company

  • 65
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Coral Gables FL

    Zubi Advertising is a full-service advertising and marketing agency based in Coral Gables, Fla., with offices in Dearborn, Mich., and Brea, Calif. Founded in 1976, Zubi Advertising's team of around 100 employees provides marketing strategy and research, advertising, media planning and buying, and branding services.

    Clients
    Ford Motor Company
    Lincoln Motor Company
    JPMorgan Chase
    California Ford Dealers Association
    Notable Project

    Zubi Advertising worked assisted a supermarket chain with market planning, strategy, media buying, and content creation . The two companies entertained a relationship that lasted from 1984 to 2011, spanning seismic shifts in marketing and advertising.

    "The multifaceted designers seamlessly adapted their production strategy to fit specific contextual needs." — Former SVP Marketing, Supermarket Chain

  • 66
    Undisclosed
    50 - 249 Employees
    Montréal Canada

    Digital communications agency Havas Canada is based in Montreal, Canada with another office in Toronto. Since 1986, their team of 117 has been specializing in web design, advertising, branding, and more for midmarket-sized clients.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Havas Canada developed a few websites for a museum in Quebec. The websites they developed were responsive and informative. Havas Canada's efforts resulted in higher traffic and engagement. 

    "Most of our sites have good usability and user experience, and that drives in higher traffic to the pages, more page views, and more time on site." – Manager of Digital Interactives, Museum

  • 67
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Spring TX

    Adnorml is a digital agency based in Spring, Texas. Founded in 2010, Abnorml specializes in web design, social media marketing, and media planning and buying for energy, technology, retail, medical, entertainment and government clients across the country.The client's website later won an honorable mention award in a web design contest.

    Clients
    Oil & Gas
    Medical
    Retail
    Technology
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Adnorml was hired by a drilling rig manufacturer to create a new website that differentiated their company from their parent company. Adnorml handled web development using React and provided assistance with web design and overall branding.

    “Our industry has stayed flat or even declined in the past two years, but traffic to our site has increased exponentially. We’re really impressed by the number of clicks and low bounce rate the site has.” - Executive Assistant, Drilling Rig Manufacturer

  • 68
    $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
    AltaMed
    Sempra Energy
    OC Fair
    Metrolink
    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

  • 69
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Warszawa Poland

    Datomni is a marketing agency based in Warsaw, Poland, and founded in 2018. With no more than 10 employees, they specialize in media planning and buying, social media marketing, and big data consulting solutions for various clients.

    Clients
    Equitin Partners
    MediaCom
    Notable Project

    Datomni provided digital marketing solutions for an IT company. The goal was to prepare for a lead campaign strategy for the company. The company was able to gain leads thanks to Datomni’s assistance.

    “The cooperation was generally smooth. All agreed activities were carried out according to the plan.” - People & Culture Leader, IT Company

  • 70
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    Most Likely To is an advertising agency from San Francisco. It was founded in 2017 and now has a team of 6 that works on advertising, branding, digital strategy, media planning & buying, content marketing, and video production for companies of varying sizes.

    Clients
    Click Therapeutics
    Milliman
    Ariel Investments
    End Ageism
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A law firm needed help filling open positions and Most Likely To worked on the brand and online image in order to attract the right candidates. After that project, Most Likely To now conducts out of home advertising campaigns as well as managing their social media presence.

    "They keep us well-informed of all the metrics involved—from click rates to the number of impressions our outdoor advertising has seen. We have been very pleased with their results." — HR Generalist, Law Firm

  • 71
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    Branding Los Angeles is a full-service marketing agency in Los Angeles, CA. They help their mostly small business clients build strong brands social media marketing, web design, digital strategy, and media planning and buying. Their intimate team of about 20 employees got its start in 2008 and now works closely with businesses in the consumer products, healthcare/medical, and manufacturing industries.

    Clients
    Art of Charm
    Belldini
    Beneath the Beautiful
    BiBiGo
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A strategic marketing and event management company hired Branding Los Angeles to collaborate with them on client projects that required branding and marketing expertise. These projects included social media, email marketing, advertising, and graphic design. The marketing company appreciated how Branding Los Angeles presented up to five ideas for each project, allowing the client to choose the concept that best suited its needs.

    “They’re willing to be my partner in achieving my goals for my company. They get involved with the clients’ goals and deliver. To me, they’re worth every penny; that’s why I continue to work with them.” – President, Marketing and Event Management Company

  • 72
    $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
    Regeneron
    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
    City of Hope Medical and Research Center
    Thirteen (WNET PBS NY)
    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

  • 73
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Chicago IL

    This Chicago-based digital marketing agency was founded in 2012. This 40-person team specializes in web design, social media marketing, and SEO, with additional capabilities in graphic design, content marketing, and digital strategy.

    Clients
    OWC
    SkyRoad
    Kroeschell
    The John Buck Company
    Notable Project

    A dining & entertainment venue needed an agency to guide it through the marketing process. SoMe Connect helped with the company's SEO strategy, reworking content on its website and creating PPC campaigns, which resulted in a 200% increase in leads and 20% increase in bookings. 

    "SoMe went far and above any agency I have worked with. They were ready to stop by whenever our owner needed clarification or wanted to meet face to face with them ...They were always willing to do what it took to make our team feel at ease and help us understand that if you did need to do something last minute, they were always very responsive and on the ball with that." - Marketing Director, Dining & Entertainment Venue

  • 74
    $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

  • 75
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Glendale CA

    GoDRTV is a marketing firm founded in 2007. With more than two employees, they offer video production, media planning and buying, and social media marketing solutions from their office in Glendale, Calif. They work with clients ranging from small firms to large companies.

    Clients
    Life Alert
    Nissan
    ATT
    Keller Williams
    Industries
    Notable Project

    GoDRTV provided production nad marketing solutions for an AR/VR company. The company needed a partner for their digital campaigns and video projects. GoDRTV left an impact on the company’s operations.

    “They’re on top of their game.” - CEO, AR/VR Company

  • 76
    Undisclosed
    2 - 9 Employees
    Pittsburgh PA

    Nartak Media Group, based in Pittsburgh, Pennslyvania, is a media buying service spanning television, radio, print, and digital platforms. Their team of fewer than 10 employees offers advertising and social media marketing services in addition to media buying. The company was founded in 1984. 

    Notable Project

    The vendor provides media management services for a marketing group that specializes in senior living marketing and healthcare. This involves research of new media options, as well as media planning and placement. Third-party clients continue to offer positive feedback about the vendor's strategy. Customers can expect a group with a well-structured, smooth workflow.

    "The ability to balance constant communication with concise requests, while still managing the massive numbers of deadlines is impressive." – Strategy & Innovation Officer, Advertising & Marketing Firm

  • 77
    $50,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Sioux Falls SD

    Epicosity is a global marketing agency based in Sioux Falls, S.D. and established in 2008. Their team of 32 employees offers branding, marketing strategy, content marketing, and more. 

    Clients
    Cisco Systems Inc.
    Sprint
    South Dakota State University
    Junior Achievement
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Epicosity provided digital marketing services for a local credit union to increase millennial engagement. Their team helped with concept branding, digital advertising, script writing, web redesign, email outreach, SEO work, and more. Their work increased millennial sales, and their commercial won prestigious awards.

    "Epicosity helped increase our social media engagement with millennials. We currently have the largest following on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter out all of our local credit unions and financial institutions." – Marketing Director, Credit Union 

  • 78
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Montreal Canada

    Makro Agency is a web development and marketing agency located in Montreal. They have about 1 employee. Founded in 2016, they continue to provide e-commerce development, advertising, and branding services to small businesses and midmarket firms in e-commerce. 

    Clients
    Mcgill University
    Oli
    Blankets and Beyond
    Nona Lim
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Makro Agency developed a website from scratch for a merchant services company. Using Webflow, they built the front- and backend of the platform. The distinct and modern website featured the required information to the client's satisfaction. 

    "Their communication was perfect, and we always received very quick responses." — Founder, Merchant Services Company

  • 79
    Undisclosed
    50 - 249 Employees
    Ottawa Canada

    Acart is a full-service advertising agency based in Ottawa, Canada. Founded in 1976, Acart's team of 43 employees specializes in providing digital strategy, media planning & buying, and branding services.

    Clients
    Government of Canada
    York Region Transit
    Ottawa Senators Hockey Club
    Notable Project

    Acart worked with this non-profit medical education institution to implement a comprehensive rebranding initiative. Acart researched the client, its executive employees, and its past consultations. Acart then proposed an entire overhaul of the client's brand: voice, colors, font and messaging, overall brand identity, which was well received. The client was pleased with the strategic plan and the direction it took the client in.

    "We had to deliver on time – there was no wiggle room and they were very quick to understand the strict timeline." – Director of Communications, Non-Profit, Medical Education Institution

  • 80
    Undisclosed
    50 - 249 Employees
    Westport CT

    Stella Rising is a marketing and media agency focused on driving revenue and profitability for rising star brands and service companies in the consumer products space. The agency and its award-winning team of 60+, mainly located in New York and Connecticut, leverage proprietary market research and analysis tools to solve today’s business challenges. Well-versed in eCommerce, marketplaces, and brick-and-mortar retail, Stella Rising navigates clients through all phases of growth.

    Clients
    P&G
    Clorox
    Charles & Colvard
    Skechers
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A pet insurance company hired Stella Rising for digital strategy, mainly SEO. Stella Rising formatted and conducted link-building campaigns and maintained the company's blog. Since the partnership began work, the company has seen a 30% increase in enrollments through organic search. The client felt that Stella Rising were hands-on and extremely committed. 

    "Stella Rising is hands-on and committed to the success of the program. They dig deeper and are willing to do more of the grunt work than anyone I’ve worked with." – Senior Vice President, Pet Insurance Company

  • 81
    $50,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Boulder CO

    IMM is a branding agency that was founded in 2007. Located in Boulder, Colo., their team of over 110 specializes in media planning & buying, content marketing, and UX/UI design.  IMM works with clients in the business, finance, and consumer products and services industries.  

    Clients
    NetApp
    Tastes of Chicago
    Universal Technical Institute
    Pearl iZUMi
    Industries
    Notable Project

    IMM created a series of videos for a footwear company that targeted millennial moms. The agency focused on brand awareness, but more importantly, making sure that they were delivering the right content. As a result of this successful campaign, the client has seen considerably improved sales.

     

  • 82
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    New York NY

    Appular is a strategic marketing company located in New York City that specializes in mobile & app marketing, digital strategy, and media planning & buying. Founded in 2009, their small team works with small businesses and middle-market companies across industries such as advertising and marketing, arts, entertainment, and music, and healthcare and medical. 

    Clients
    Payless Shoes
    Ally Bank
    Adidas
    Capcom
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Appular provided branding services for a software company that develops an in-game mobile community application platform. Appular collected testimonials, gathered data, and wrote articles for the company. As a result of the partnership, the software company was featured in several major Southeast Asian publications and its brand awareness increased. 

    "Appular was very gentle, corrected me, and gave me the proper advice." – General Manager, Software Company 

  • 83
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Austin TX

    Workhorse Marketing was founded in 2003 and is located in Austin, Texas. Their team of 15 employees provides web design, advertising, and branding services for midmarket, enterprise, and small businesses.

    Clients
    Tilson Homes
    Ship Station
    Viva Day Spa
    Dr. Pepper
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Workhorse Marketing provides digital marketing services for a thermal technology company. They designed a logo and developed a website. The team continues to create promotional materials. A lot of positive feedback has been received.

    "We’ve gotten a lot of positive feedback from clients on their initial branding." –CEO, Thermal Technology Company

  • 84
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    BayCreative is a full-service marketing agency that excels in various services including content marketing, branding, design, direct marketing, video production, PPC, and email marketing. Founded in 1997, their San Francisco-based team of 16 serves as a "virtual marketing department" for their clients in industries like IT, financial services, and healthcare. 

    Clients
    Cisco
    Salesforce
    ServiceNow
    Docker
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A professional coach wanted to pivot to a larger audience and had to adjust their brand accordingly. BayCreative redesigned their website and branding efforts, including materials like digital business cards and Google Forms. BayCreative now helps produce promotional content for social campaigns. 

    "My main objective was to gain some traction doing the same thing, but for a different audience. I’ve successfully broken into that audience and booked numerous speaking engagements and gained various clients. Not only that, but it has also gone global which is something that I didn’t really expect. I’m extremely happy with their work." – CEO, Professional Coach Company

  • 85
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Buffalo NY

    FIFTEEN is a full-service marketing agency based in Buffalo, N.Y. The agency, founded in 2009, has a team of around 20 that provides advertising, branding, media planning & buying, content marketing, video production, and PR services. FIFTEEN serves mid-market and other-sized companies in various industries that include business services, consumer products & services, and manufacturing.

    Clients
    Catholic Health
    Rich Products
    Upstate Niagara Coop
    Rosina Foods
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A food production company hired FIFTEEN for an ongoing engagement to provide creative collateral and content development and produce photos and videos for various marketing needs. To date, FIFTEEN has been meeting the company's expectations with their above-average work.

    "FIFTEEN is incredibly creative, providing new insights and suggestions as to how to do things differently." - Digital Marketing Manager 

  • 86
    $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

  • 87
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Worcester MA

    Davis Advertising is one of the largest advertising agency in the New England area. Since 1948, the agency and its team of nearly 40 specialize in advertising, branding, digital strategy, and video production. The firm focuses on clients in various industries including education, business, and financial services. 

    Clients
    Honey Dew Donuts
    Wayback Burgers
    Brookwood Financial
    Fitchburg State University
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A community college employs Davis Advertising for a variety of advertising tasks. The agency has conducted SEO and completed several videos and digital campaigns for the college. Enrollment at the college has increased as a result. The community college's reputation has improved, and the school is now more visible to prospective students. 

    "They [Davis Advertising] always deliver their products on time, or even slightly ahead of schedule." – Marketing Director, Community College

  • 88
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Raleigh NC

    Media Two Interactive is a media buying agency in Raleigh, N.C. Since 1998, the team of about 15 employees has provided media planning and buying, digital strategy, and content marketing services. They primarily work with midmarket and some enterprise clients.

    Clients
    Microsoft Office
    Mizuno
    Game Samba
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Media Two Interactive provided digital media buying services to a media agency’s financial services client, handling campaigns and ad placement, search, display, retargeting. Their involvement helped the client to effectively enter the digital marketing landscape and expand their subscriber base.

    “They’re true professionals that took our client from where we could into campaigns that were really sophisticated and detailed.” – Account Manager, Media Company

  • 89
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Vancouver Canada

    Todo Mobile is a marketing agency founded in 2015 with fewer than 10 employees. Based in Calgary, Canada, they provide mobile and app marketing, advertising, and branding solutions for clients ranging from startups to enterprises in the fields of arts, gaming, and telecommunications.

    Clients
    Gamesys
    ABinBev
    The New York Times
    Melia
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Todo Mobile ran ad campaigns for an online casino. The casino needed to acquire more users and sought out Todo Mobile to facilitate their ad campaigns. The results of the campaigns have only gotten better year by year.

    “They’re super easy to work with and always have a can-do attitude.” - Media Campaign Executive, Online Casino

  • 90
    Undisclosed
    50 - 249 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Mozoo is a mobile revenue optimization provider with offices in London and Clichy, France. Founded in 2010, their team of fewer than 50 works mostly with enterprise and mid-market clients in the advertising and media industries. They specialize in mobile and app marketing, marketing strategy, and media planning and buying.

    Clients
    In-app and mobile web publishers
    Mobile Media Agencies (Somo, Fetch, etc.)
    Media Agencies (Publicis, OMD, GroupM, etc.)
    Direct Advertisers
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Mozoo devised a marketing campaign for a media buying agency. The agency also developed a media/tablet solution with geo-tagging capabilities, which helped the reach of their campaign. Mozoo met the client's standards and were very responsive. 

    "Mozoo Group's level of client service is outstanding – probably one of the best partners we've ever worked with. " — Media Planner and Buyer, Media Buying Agency

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