Our Top Picks

AJ Ross
AJ Ross Creative Media
  • Advertising & marketing
  • Manufacturing
  • Financial services
AJ Ross Creative Media works with businesses of all sizes and will develop a custom marketing plan for your industry. This can include SEO and email marketing as well as TV, radio, and print campaigns, and video production services.

It focuses on clients in healthcare, finance, legal, and manufacturing and also has experience with travel and tourism marketing to attract visitors to your destination.

Summary

AJ Ross
AJ Ross Creative Media
  • Starting Price
    • $150 - $199 / hr
  • Address
    6 Park Pl, Chester, NY 10918
  • Number of Employees
    2-9
  • Phone Number
    845-783-5770
  • Service Lines
    Branding
    Web Design
    Advertising
Industry Focus
  • Advertising & marketing
  • Manufacturing
  • Financial services
AMP-Agency
AMP Agency
  • Advertising & Marketing
  • Art, Entertainment & Music
  • Business Services
AMP Agency is a digital marketing agency that creates “brand ecosystems.” This means that it’ll put together a set of integrated digital products to help grow your brand. It has experience in gaming, sports gear, consumer electronics, fashion, and more.

It also offers services for retail and franchise clients with a focus on increasing foot traffic volume, loyalty program subscribers, revenue per location, and other key performance indicators (KPIs).

Summary

AMP-Agency
AMP Agency
  • Starting Price
    • $100 - $149 / hr
  • Address
    1500 Broadway, 32nd floor New York, NY 10036
  • Number of Employees
    250 - 999
  • Phone Number
    617-837-8200
  • Service Lines
    Advertising
    Digital Strategy
    Social Media Marketing
Industry Focus
  • Advertising & Marketing
  • Art, Entertainment & Music
  • Business Services
C42D
C42D
  • Other industries
  • eCommerce
  • Consumer products & services
C42D works with “visionary companies” to help it develop a clear branding strategy. It has worked with a women’s wellness company called Kindbody, the Shazam music app, and other clients in the e-commerce and consumer products industries.

Its services start with a brand discovery and audit, and progress through digital design, lead generation, customer engagement, and more.

Summary

  • Starting Price
    • $150 - $199 / hr
  • Address
    315 W 36th St, New York, NY 10018
  • Number of Employees
    2 - 9
  • Phone Number
    No Phone number
  • Service Lines
    Branding
    Web Design
    Advertising
Industry Focus
  • Other industries
  • eCommerce
  • Consumer products & services
Clickky
Clickky
  • Travel & local
  • Games
  • Shopping
Clickky’s main focus is on mobile monetization and user acquisition for brands in travel, finance, e-commerce, and more. It offers a self-serve platform for advertisers that you can use to target customers in specific countries and geographic locations.

While it doesn’t offer traditional advertising, it allows you to access mobile publishers like Viber and AskFM, and swap free ads with other app developers.

Summary

  • Starting Price
    • Contact for quote
  • Address
    410 Brighton Beach Avenue NY 11235
  • Number of Employees
    50 - 249
  • Phone Number
    800-578-6534
  • Service Lines
    Mobile & App Marketing
    Conversion Optimization
    Advertising
Industry Focus
  • Travel & local
  • Games
  • Shopping
DSM
DSM
  • Health Care & Medical
  • Consumer products & services
  • Financial services
DSM provides full-service marketing with a focus on goal setting, brand building, lead generation, and more. It has worked with medical brands like InsideRX, PC gaming companies like MAINGEAR, and clients in several other industries. Its advertising services include logo and package design, trade show displays, marketing collateral, and radio ads. It also offers SEO, PPC ads, and inbound marketing.

Summary

  • Starting Price
    • $200 - $300 / hr
  • Address
    575 Corporate Drive Suite #510 Mahwah, NJ 07430
  • Number of Employees
    10-49
  • Phone Number
    201-389-9426
  • Service Lines
    Marketing Strategy
    Content Marketing
    Advertising
Industry Focus
  • Health Care & Medical
  • Consumer products & services
  • Financial services
Fearless
Fearless Media
  • Entertainment
  • Retail
  • Consumer electronics
Fearless Media provides “acquisition-focused marketing” for clients like Epic Games and Redbox. It focuses on the gaming and entertainment industries, and offers paid search, content marketing, and more. It also specializes in product integrations – such as getting a game called Rage shown in an episode of “ Breaking Bad.”

Summary

Fearless
Fearless Media
  • Starting Price
    • Contact for quote
  • Address
    10 Times Square, New York, NY 10036
  • Number of Employees
    10-49
  • Phone Number
    212-257-1808
  • Service Lines
    Advertising
    Media Planning & Buying
    Social Media Marketing
Industry Focus
  • Entertainment
  • Retail
  • Consumer electronics
Glue Advertising
Glue Advertising
  • Health Care & Medical
  • Consumer products & services
  • Media
Glue has worked on everything from TV spots to live streaming events, and can provide your company with market research, public relations (PR), and clinical trial recruitment. It focuses on clients in healthcare and medical, including brands like Pfizer. It calls themselves an independent and entrepreneurial agency that offers “big-agency results.”

Summary

Glue Advertising
Glue Advertising
  • Starting Price
    • $150 - $199 / hr
  • Address
    49 West 27 Street Penthouse 10 East New York, NY 10001
  • Number of Employees
    10-49
  • Phone Number
    917-453-9760
  • Service Lines
    Branding
    Digital Strategy
    Advertising
Industry Focus
  • Health Care & Medical
  • Consumer products & services
  • Media
IPNY
IPNY
  • Health Care & Medical
  • Financial services
  • Non-profit
IPNY came together in 2012 from a team that had worked together at bigger agencies. Its portfolio includes work for the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, E*TRADE, and other clients in finance, healthcare, nonprofit, and other industries. It offers everything from product launch campaigns to media planning and production and has experience with direct mail, social media marketing, and web development.

Summary

  • Starting Price
    • $200 - $300 / hr
  • Address
    32 Old Slip floor 16, New York, NY 10005
  • Number of Employees
    10-49
  • Phone Number
    212-488-4769
  • Service Lines
    Advertising
    Direct Marketing
    Branding
Industry Focus
  • Health Care & Medical
  • Financial services
  • Non-profit
Lounge-Lizard
Lounge Lizard
  • Business services
  • Financial services
Lounge Lizard offers web design, digital marketing, social media, and PR services with a team of “marketing mixologists” ith calls Brandtenders. It can help you with logo design, naming and taglines, brand storytelling, and influencer marketing campaigns.

Since Lounge Lizard focuses on digital services, it’s a good choice for brands that want to incorporate mobile apps or wearables into their campaign.

Summary

Lounge-Lizard
Lounge Lizard
  • Starting Price
    • $100 - $149 / hr
  • Address
    112 West 34th Street 18th Floor New York, NY 10120
  • Number of Employees
    10 - 49
  • Phone Number
    646-661-7828
  • Service Lines
    Web Design
    Advertising
    Branding
Industry Focus
  • Business services
  • Financial services
Manifest
Manifest
  • Arts, entertainment & musicC
  • onsumer products & services
  • Health Care & Medical
Manifest focuses on content marketing services, including branded content, journalistic content, digital experiences, and performance marketing. It has worked with BMW on mobile and wearable apps and with CDW to create multichannel marketing materials targeting six different industries. With a team of more than 150 designers, journalists, and strategists, it can help position your brand as a thought leader in your market.

Summary

Manifest
Manifest
  • Starting Price
    • $100 - $149 / hr
  • Address
    228 E. 45th St. 7th Floor New York, NY 10017
  • Number of Employees
    50 - 249
  • Phone Number
    312-563-1945
  • Service Lines
    Advertising
    Branding
    Digital Strategy
Industry Focus
  • Arts, entertainment & musicC
  • onsumer products & services
  • Health Care & Medical
Metric Theory
Metric Theory
  • Business services
  • eCommerce
  • Retail
Metric Theory works with retail and e-commerce brands, startups, and business-to-business (B2B) sales teams to help build brand awareness and increase user acquisition. Its service lines include mobile and video ads, feed management, social media marketing, and more. It has worked with brands like GoFundMe and Getaround, and also offers LinkedIn ads and account-based marketing for B2B companies.

Summary

Metric Theory
Metric Theory
  • Starting Price
    • Not disclosed
  • Address
    85 Broad St, 17th Floor, Suite 127 New York, NY 10004
  • Number of Employees
    50 - 249
  • Phone Number
    415-659-8600
  • Service Lines
    Digital Strategy
    Social Media Marketing
    Pay Per Click
Industry Focus
  • Business services
  • eCommerce
  • Retail
Moburst
Moburst
  • Retail
  • Telecommunications
  • Other industries
Moburst is focused on boosting mobile growth and has worked with brands in retail and e-commerce like Sony, Samsung, and Discovery. Its service lines include product consulting, mobile strategy, and app store optimization to help you create an engaging digital experience. It also offers media buying and other creative services, ranging from app store screenshots to app preview videos.

Summary

  • Starting Price
    • $150 - $199 / hr
  • Address
    149 5th Avenue, 9th Floor, New York, NY 10010
  • Number of Employees
    10 - 49
  • Phone Number
    646-818-9655
  • Service Lines
    Mobile & App Marketing
    Advertising
    Branding
Industry Focus
  • Retail
  • Telecommunications
  • Other industries
SmartSites-Logo
SmartSites
  • Business services
  • Health Care & Medical
  • Automotive
SmartSites offers a wide range of digital marketing services, from web design and SEO to PPC advertising. It focuses on clients in the retail, nonprofit, healthcare, automotive, and legal industries, and produces mobile-responsive sites that work across all devices. Its services are designed to lower click costs, increase inbound calls, and more.

Summary

SmartSites-Logo
SmartSites
  • Starting Price
    • $100 - $149 / hr
  • Address
    720 E Palisade Ave, Englewood Cliffs, NJ 07632
  • Number of Employees
    10 - 49
  • Phone Number
    201-870-6000
  • Service Lines
    Pay Per Click
    Search Engine Optimization
    Advertising
Industry Focus
  • Business services
  • Health Care & Medical
  • Automotive
The Byne Group
The Byne Group
  • Education
  • Financial services
  • Health Care & Medical
The Byne Group offers brand analysis, brand positioning, and marketing, with a focus on clients in the finance, education, and healthcare industries. After doing a deep dive into your existing strategy, it can help you refine your message through both print and digital media. Other services it offers include web design, content creation, and SEO.

Summary

The Byne Group
The Byne Group
  • Starting Price
    • $100 - $149 / hr
  • Address
    214 west 29th street floor 2 New York, NY 10001
  • Number of Employees
    2-9
  • Phone Number
    845-369-0945
  • Service Lines
    Branding
    Public Relations
    Advertising
Industry Focus
  • Education
  • Financial services
  • Health Care & Medical
Vivial
Vivial
  • Animal Care
  • Automotive
  • Fitness and Health
Vivial focuses primarily on local marketing and can handle everything from web design to SEO and digital advertising. It can also get your business into print directories, and provide a marketing dashboard that supports review management, directory optimization, text messaging, and more. It works with clients in real estate, healthcare, senior living, and dozens of other industries.

Summary

  • Starting Price
    • Contact for quote
  • Address
    462 Seventh Avenue, 10th Floor New York, NY 10018
  • Number of Employees
    250 - 999
  • Phone Number
    646-808-3791
  • Service Lines
    Social Media Marketing
    Content Marketing
    Search Engine Optimization
Industry Focus
  • Animal Care
  • Automotive
  • Fitness and Health

How We Chose the Best Marketing and Advertising Agencies in New York City

New York City has long been the center of the advertising universe, so you can expect to find hundreds of advertising and marketing agencies in NYC. But choosing the right one for your project can take a little more work. That’s why we’ve made it easy for you by evaluating agencies based on their size, service lines, and target industries.

Multiple Service Lines

No two ad campaigns are alike, so we’ve chosen agencies that can handle a range of strategies, from print to digital. Even if you only need a single service line, choosing an agency with multiple areas of expertise means you can add on more services later.

Size of Firm

The size of an ad agency can play a role in how much you can expect to pay and what level of service you get. While large and small agencies both have their pros and cons, we’ve made sure to include firms of all sizes so that you can make your own decision.

Industry Focus

Finally, it’s important to choose an ad agency with experience in your industry. Whether it’s finance, healthcare, real estate, or e-commerce, you’ll find a wide range of industries covered on our list so that you won’t have to go far to find an ad agency for you.

Questions to Ask Marketing and Advertising Agencies

With so many advertising & marketing agencies in New York City each offering similar features, it’s important to ask the right questions during your initial discovery call or demo. To help you make the right inquiries, we put together a downloadable list of questions to ask your prospective advertising & marketing agency.

Download the questions to ask Advertising & Marketing Agencies