Top 20 Advertising Agencies Report

February 2017 | Agency Spotter

The top advertising agencies quarterly report evaluates more than 2,300 advertising agencies based on their credentials, their focus and expertise in advertising from creating the big idea to producing great creative across channels, client feedback, and project work. Find out how we rank agencies

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Ambit
(2)
Claimed

Advertising

  • Toronto
  • Fewer than 10 Employees
  • Listed by 5 users
Projects

Creative, dynamic and passionate about their work.
My experience was very positive and they proved time and again to be great partners. We leaned on them for constant strategic thinking in social media and digital marketing. We also asked them to be at the table to collaborate with other agency and they proved to be great partners with all our business stakeholders. Overall great experience an... read full review

Stuart Dykstra, Digital Specialist at Nike in the Marketing and Advertising industry
Stuart Dykstra at Nike
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Sagon Phior
(3)
Verified

Branding, Digital Strategy, Advertising

  • Los Angeles
  • 10 - 49 Employees
  • Listed by 21 users
  • B2B & B2C focus
  • Other locations (4)
Projects

Corporate Level Agency with Boutique Service
When working with Sagon Phior I found it refreshing the level of experience and personal service the agency staff provided. I was impressed with their level of product knowledge prior to the first meeting. They listened to what our campaign goals were and able to ask the right questions before developing a concept for our product launch. I look ... read full review

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L Bratt at Microsoft
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Amelie Company
(2)
Verified

Advertising, Healthcare Marketing

  • Denver
  • 10 - 49 Employees
  • Listed by 5 users
  • Women-owned
Projects

Delivers results and committed to the client's goals and success
I have worked closely with Amelie for nearly 3 years. Over that time period, we have gotten to know each other very well. They have provided creative, paid media and earned media/PR services for our public will building initiative, which I lead for Delta Dental of Colorado Foundation. In 2015, we achieved double-digit movement in the key measures of... read full review

Wyatt Hornsby, Campaign Director at Delta Dental of Colorado Foundation in the Philanthropy industry
Wyatt Hornsby at Delta Dental of Colorado Foundation
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BASIC
(1)
Verified

Branding, Digital Strategy, Web, Advertising, E-Commerce

  • San Diego
  • 10 - 49 Employees
  • Listed by 8 users
  • B2C focus
  • Other locations (1)
Projects

Creative, Boundary Pushing, Innovative, Fantastic Team
BASIC hit every deadline and exceeded every expectation with brilliant team communication, deep-dive exploration rounds, passion for the project, innovation, creative stamina and just a great team to work with. I've never experienced such comprehensive exploration and design phases as BASIC brought to the table. It was a pleasure working with them. ... read full review

Lauren Osterstock, Director of Branded Content at BB Dakota Inc. in the Wholesale industry
Lauren Osterstock at BB Dakota Inc.
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Ames Scullin O'Haire
(5)
Claimed

Advertising

  • Atlanta
  • 10 - 49 Employees
  • Listed by 15 users
  • B2B & B2C focus
Projects

Growing a Brand
ASO have been a valuable partner in helping Mitsubishi Electric Cooling & Heating build brand awareness and sales over the years. They have been particularly effective during my tenure these past four years as total brand awareness has increased more than 150% and sales over 100%. They are a fun, smart and dynamic group always ready to accept the ... read full review

Joe Mastroianni at Mitsubishi Electric Cooling & Heating
Joe Mastroianni at Mitsubishi Electric Cooling & Heating
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6S Marketing
(2)
Verified

Digital Strategy, Advertising, Marketing Automation, Search, Social Media

  • New York
  • 10 - 49 Employees
  • Listed by 44 users
  • Women-owned
  • B2B & B2C focus
  • Other locations (3)
Projects

Next Level Digital Marketing
Since putting 6S in the Captain's chair of our digital marketing department we have seen nothing but growth in all areas of focus. ... read full review

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Jason Langlois at Superfly Ziplines & The Adventure Group
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Smash Urban Media
(1)
Claimed

Advertising

  • New York
  • 10 - 49 Employees
  • Listed by 5 users
  • B2B & B2C focus
  • Part of Other
Projects

I liked to work them
Smash Urban Media is great agency and I could work with them again. read full review

Noelio Castro, I had a great experience at www.seosocial.com.br in the Online Media industry
Noelio Castro at www.seosocial.com.br
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The Engine Is Red
(2)
Verified

Branding, Web, Advertising, E-Commerce, Mobile

  • San Francisco
  • 10 - 49 Employees
  • Listed by 6 users
  • B2B & B2C focus
  • Other locations (1)
Projects

Innovative Web Site Development!
We engaged The Engine Is Red in a design and development project to launch a new web site for the more premium labels produced by Fetzer Vineyards. They were very creative, responsive and flexible throughout the process. We could not be happier about the outcome. Check it out. www.poppyandquail.wine ... read full review

David Head, E-Commerce Sales Manager at Fetzer Vineyards in the Wine and Spirits industry
David Head at Fetzer Vineyards
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Zellmer McConnell Advertising
(3)
Verified

Motion / Video, Advertising

  • Austin
  • 10 - 49 Employees
  • Listed by 3 users
  • Women-owned
  • B2B & B2C focus
Projects

All in!
Always prepared, focused, informed and pushing for the best while allowing for enough room and play to find the magic and exceed expectations. ... read full review

Susan Clark Lazarus, EP/Producer at Yow Productions in the Marketing and Advertising industry
Susan Clark Lazarus at Yow Productions
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iSynergy
(3)
Verified

Branding, Digital Strategy, Web, Advertising, Content Marketing

  • Boardman
  • 10 - 49 Employees
  • Listed by 5 users
  • B2B & B2C focus
Projects

iSynergy took us from humdrum to award-winning.
We hired iSynergy late in 2014 to do a complete redesign of our flagship website that had over 5,000 pages on it. We got quotes from some of the top agencies that work in our space, but ultimately made the decision to go with what was then a relatively unknown agency in iSynergy because of the value and quality of their proposal. We've never regrett... read full review

T. Andrew Huddleston, Digital Director at United Auto Workers in the Non-Profit Organization Management industry
T. Andrew Huddleston at United Auto Workers
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Flint & Steel
(2)
Verified

Web, Advertising, Content Marketing, Promotions, Innovation

  • New York
  • 10 - 49 Employees
  • Listed by 24 users
Projects

Truly remarkable
Flint & Steel is one of those rare companies that just gets it. They transcend delivering on the basic ask, but rather cull down to the root of the problem and reinvent the solution. Whenever we have a challenge we cannot solve for ourselves, we reach out to Flint & Steel as they are one of the few we trust to come up with something innovative and t... read full review

Norman "Scott" Harrower, Marketing Director at AMC Networks in the Marketing and Advertising industry
Norman "Scott" Harrower at AMC Networks
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Smith Brothers Agency
(3)
Verified

Branding, Advertising, Social Media

  • Pittsburgh
  • 50 - 100 Employees
  • Listed by 15 users
  • B2B & B2C focus
  • Other locations (1)
Projects

Big Ideas that will Change your Business
If you are looking for big ideas with the potential to change the trajectory of your business, then you should seriously consider the Smith Brothers. These are not the guys to call if you are looking to slightly evolve your existing campaign. They are the guys to call if your sales are going the wrong way, or if you see a big opportunity and want to... read full review

Geoff Tanner at Big Heart Pet Brands
Geoff Tanner at Big Heart Pet Brands
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Chemistry Agency
(11)
Verified

Advertising, Marketing Strategy

  • Atlanta
  • 10 - 49 Employees
  • Listed by 28 users
  • B2B & B2C focus
Projects

Awesome branding work!
Breensmith is one of my favorite agencies I have worked with in my career. They are bright, creative, nimble and simply a great partner. They are EXCELLENT at branding, web design and creative strategy. We used them for an existing restaurant concept for some menu and collateral redesign which was solid but they exceeded all of our expectatio... read full review

Robyn Bailey at AmRest
Robyn Bailey at AmRest
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Kworq
(3)
Verified

Motion / Video, Advertising, Design Strategy

  • New York
  • Fewer than 10 Employees
  • Listed by 8 users
  • B2B & B2C focus
Projects

With Kworq, we have a partner that helps us tell moving, authentic and valuable stories.
We worked with Kworq to tell the stories of our players, not as basketball players, but as fathers, sons and brothers. This campaign is called Everyday Dad. Chris and Guy were there from the start, and the entire Kworq team delivered beyond our expectations. As with any great work, creative alignment, communication and an absolute obsession to ca... read full review

Nicholas Daniel-Richards, Chief Digital Officer at National Basketball Players Association in the Sports industry
Nicholas Daniel-Richards at National Basketball Players Association
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Meers
(4)
Verified

Branding, Digital Strategy, Advertising, Social Media, Design Strategy

  • Kansas City
  • 10 - 49 Employees
  • Listed by 10 users
  • B2B & B2C focus
Projects

Meers Advertising - Top Dogs!
As an organization with a new name, but decades of a long standing history in the community, we had our work cut out for us to establish our new brand. The team at Meers did an outstanding job with the creative elements to "tell our story" in the community. Their team executed creative genius, while working hard to stay on track with our agency's ... read full review

Courtney Thomas at Great Plains SPCA
Courtney Thomas at Great Plains SPCA
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JStokes Agency
(2)
Claimed

Advertising

  • Walnut Creek
  • 10 - 49 Employees
  • Listed by 22 users
  • B2B & B2C focus
Projects

JStokes Consistently Hits it Out of the Park!
Have worked with JStokes for four years. Wonderful experience not just with the big projects but the small day-to-day work as well. My entire team has a great relationship with everyone they work with at the agency. They are a top-notch marketing advisor and collaborator.... read full review

Krista  Hosseinzadeh, Director of Businss Development at Knobbe Martens in the Legal Services industry
Krista Hosseinzadeh at Knobbe Martens
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Social Fulcrum
(1)
Verified

Advertising, Social Media

  • Boston
  • 10 - 49 Employees
  • Listed by 9 users
  • B2B & B2C focus
Projects

These guys make you money
The team at Social Fulcrum helped me on the client side and consulting side. We grew customers and leads while reducing the cost per very significantly over time. Their process is ... read full review

Kelsey Galarza in the Consumer Services industry
Kelsey Galarza
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Preston Kelly
(3)
Verified

Digital Strategy, Advertising, Healthcare Marketing

  • Minneapolis
  • 10 - 49 Employees
  • Listed by 17 users
  • B2B & B2C focus
Projects

Dedicated to success
The diverse team at PK complimented each other well as we navigated through a complex project with many stakeholders. They challenged us when we were stuck in a rut and listened to us when we had value to bring. Above all else they kept the success of the campaign and the value of the brand a priority. In the end the campaign produced better than... read full review

Bob Thomas, Chief Experience Officer at YMCA in the Health, Wellness and Fitness industry
Bob Thomas at YMCA
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Primary Design
(1)
Verified

Branding, Web, Advertising

  • Boston
  • 10 - 49 Employees
  • Listed by 20 users
  • B2B & B2C focus
Projects

The multifamily's best agency, hands down.
I've worked with Primary Design for nearly 15 years, at both AVB and Bell, and have found them to be the best agency around, in terms of logo design, creative development, communication/media planning, promotional event marketing programs, and more. Great customer service, and an expert in my field (as well as some other "outside" industries). ... read full review

Kevin Thompson at Bell Partners, Inc.
Kevin Thompson at Bell Partners, Inc.
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LEVEL Brand
(1)
Claimed

Advertising

  • Minneapolis
  • 10 - 49 Employees
  • Listed by 14 users