Top Marketing Agencies Report for January 2018 Issued by Agency Spotter

Top 20 Marketing Agencies January 2018

Agency Spotter ranks more than 2,800 marketing agencies based on credentials, focus areas, related expertise, verified client reviews, and project work for quarterly reports.

​​​Agency Spotter releases the Top Marketing Agencies Report for Q3 of 2017. The report features the top 20 marketing agencies across marketing strategy, public relations, experiential marketing, promotions, shopper marketing, influencer marketing, multicultural marketing, word of mouth marketing, events, direct marketing, and marketing automation.

Ranking is based on agency credentials, their focus and expertise in different areas of marketing, verified client feedback, and project work.

"NEXT/NOW delivered on our expectations and produced VR work that was the highlight of our campaign. They hit their deadlines and budgets and were extremely easy to work... [they] delivered work product that far exceeded their cost."

Matt Kraus, President, Evolve Concepts Inc.

NEXT/NOW, an experiential marketing agency from Chicago, remains the #1 marketing agency for January 2018. They have held this position since October 2017. The agency has worked with great companies like Intel, McDonald's, Mazda, Under Armour, BP, Audi, and many more. 

Client's had nothing but praise for the Chicago agency, saying that NEXT/NOW operates under reasonable deadlines and budgets and delivers on expectations, specifically on VR (virtual reality) projects. VR is a growing trend as a marketing tool. In response, Agency Spotter recently added AR (augmented reality) VR as an agency search option on

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Top 20 Marketing Agencies Report: January 2018
Rank Agency Name
2 Magnani Continuum Marketing
3 Dalton Agency
4 Lemmon/Hughes
5 Response Marketing
6 Brandware Public Relations
7 Havas Sports & Entertainment
8 GNF Marketing
9 Trajectory
10 Smarthinking
11 Actualize Marketing
12 Boone Oakley
13 Chemistry
15 The Ramey Agency
16 Hollister Creative
17 Strategic America
18 Elysium Marketing Group
19 madison/miles media

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Facts about this quarter's top branding agencies:

  • 70% have less than 50 employees
  • 55% are women owned (30% more than in August)
  • 100% are independent businesses
  • They cover ground. Though relatively small, these agencies work with clients big, small, and industrially diverse such as Adidas, Apple, Coca- Cola, Cadbury, Bojangles', the Catholic Diocese of Brooklyn, Harvard University, POLO by Ralph Lauren, the History Channel, The Economist, Starbucks, and more.​
  • Come from 16 cities, 13 US states, including Atlanta, Chicago, Pittsburgh, Los Angeles, New York, Venice, Irvine, and West Des Moines

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