Our Top Picks

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Bleevit Interactive
  • $50 - $99/hour
  • 2 - 9 employees
Bleevit Interactive is a Washington, D.C.-based full-service digital marketing firm that works with small and large businesses to implement effective digital strategies. It can tailor its services to meet all budgets, and clients can get started with a free local SEO audit.

Bleevit’s digital marketing services include local SEO, social media, inbound marketing, PPC, email marketing, and HubSpot services. It also offers an affordable small business web design service starting at $199 per month.

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Bleevit Interactive
  • Address
    12100 Sunset Hills Rd #600, Reston, Virginia 20190
  • Phone Number
    703-988-3082
  • Service Lines
    Social Media Marketing
    Content Marketing
    Search Engine Optimization
  • Industry Focus
    Advertising & marketing
    Business services
    Health Care & Medical
  • Clients
    Bio Green Outdoor Services
Company Info
  • $50 - $99/hour
  • 2 - 9 employees
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Blue Corona
  • $50 - $99/hour
  • 50 - 249 employees
Blue Corona focuses on helping businesses grow by increasing revenue, optimizing market costs, and building impactful brand experiences. It partners primarily with local trade businesses, including contractors, electricians, homebuilders, plumbers, and similar trades.

Blue Corona offers local SEO, Google Ads, and other digital marketing services to help home service companies get in touch with local consumers, and analytics and reporting services help businesses optimize their marketing strategies.

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Blue Corona
  • Address
    7595 Rickenbacker Drive Gaithersburg, MD 20879
  • Phone Number
    800-696-4690
  • Service Lines
    Social Media Marketing
    Content Marketing
    Email Marketing
  • Industry Focus
    Consumer products & services
    Health Care & Medical
    Retail
  • Clients

    • Reliable Power Systems
    • Penguin Air
    • DiFabion Remodeling
    • Overhead Door of Indianapolis
    • Zen Windows – Charlotte
Company Info
  • $50 - $99/hour
  • 50 - 249 employees
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Borenstein Group
  • $150 - $199/hour
  • 10 - 49 employees
Borenstein Group is an integrated digital marketing agency and public relations (PR) firm that has worked with trusted brands like Adobe and ADT. Its client list includes federal contractors, government organizations, information technology (IT) companies, and companies in the business services industry.

As a full-service agency, Borenstein can help brands with everything from strategy to social media to print design. After launching your marketing campaign, Borenstein’s analytics services can help you monitor its performance and refine your campaign for optimal results.

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Borenstein Group
  • Address
    8230 Leesburg Pike, STE 520 Vienna, VA 22182
  • Phone Number
    703-385-8178
  • Service Lines
    Branding
    Web Design
    Digital Strategy
  • Industry Focus
    Information technology
    Business services
    Telecommunications
  • Clients
    Amentum, Quadrint, InQuisient, AMRestore, Outreach Program, Tech Trend, Valiant, Integrated Insight Systems, Precise Software, Tate & Tryon, Witt O'Brien's, ChoiSys Technology, TCOM, STS International, Crowley Maritime, Boeing Intelligence & Analytics, IBM Public Sector, eMentum, Herren Consulting, Aviation Training Consultants, QED International
Company Info
  • $150 - $199/hour
  • 10 - 49 employees
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Conversion Pipeline
  • $150 - $199/hour
  • 10 - 49 employees
Conversion Pipeline is an award-winning, full-service digital marketing agency. It offers several resources to help businesses improve their marketing efforts, including a HubSpot audit, conversion goal analysis, marketing guides, and more.

Conversion Pipeline offers SEO, PPC, web design, social media, inbound marketing, analytics, and other digital marketing services. Businesses can also take advantage of its outsourced chief marketing officer (CMO) program to get affordable guidance from an experienced CMO.

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Conversion Pipeline
  • Address
    11350 Random Hills Rd. Suite 800 Fairfax, VA. 22030
  • Phone Number
    877-877-0542
  • Service Lines
    Search Engine Optimization
    Pay Per Click
    Public Relations
  • Industry Focus
    Consumer products & services
    Business services
    Advertising & marketing
  • Clients
    Blackboard NV / Ryan Homes Tulane University
Company Info
  • $150 - $199/hour
  • 10 - 49 employees
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Fleishman Hillard
  • $100 - $149/hour
  • 1,000 - 9,999 employees
FleishmanHillard offers a wide range of marketing, advertising, and tech solutions to businesses in the healthcare, energy, finance, manufacturing, and other sectors.

In addition to their marketing services, which include PR, branding, social media, crisis management, and more, FleishmanHillard offers various products to support its clients. This includes Authentic Executive, which helps businesses communicate business goals to shareholders, a social and digital audit, media training, and other helpful resources.

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Fleishman Hillard
  • Address
    3050 K Street, N.W. Suite 100 Washington, DC 20007
  • Phone Number
    202-659-0330
  • Service Lines
    Advertising
    Branding
    Digital Strategy
  • Industry Focus
    Advertising & marketing
    Information technology
    Business services
  • Clients
    Roche, Marriot Bonvoy Boundless Credit Car, Quaker Life Cereal, NBC Universal Jurassic Park, Emerson, UNWomen's HeForSheMovement, AT&T, Thomas Reuters Foundation, EA Sports, Bayer Healthcare, Chevrolet, Philips, US Soccer Federation, Levi Straus & Co, Olay, Cadbury, California Table Grape Commission, P&G, Home Instead, General Motors, Emerson, American Society of Hematology, Rockies Express Pipeline
Company Info
  • $100 - $149/hour
  • 1,000 - 9,999 employees
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GKA a creative agency
  • Custom Quote
  • 10 - 49 employees
GKA is a marketing and creative agency that focuses on building memorable, scalable brands. With more than 30 years of branding experience, GKA has developed expertise in a variety of advertising disciplines.

GKA’s content marketing and digital marketing services can help businesses expand their online presence, and its event planning services help clients connect with local audiences. It also offers web design and hosting services to enhance clients’ lead acquisition capabilities.

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GKA a creative agency
  • Address
    618 Center Point Way. Suite 83550 Gaithersburg, MD 20883
  • Phone Number
    301-657-8855
  • Service Lines
    Advertising
    Marketing Strategy
    Digital Strategy
  • Industry Focus
    Travel & Leisure
    Real estate
    Retail
  • Clients
    Craftmark Homes, The Galt House Hotel, Fillmore Place, Elevate Homes, McCormick Paints, Elm Street Communities, Hotel Revival, BRITCHES BESPOKE
Company Info
  • Custom Quote
  • 10 - 49 employees
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KDG Advertising
  • $50 - $99/hour
  • 10 - 49 employees
KDG Advertising is a branding agency that has worked with both small businesses and major clients like Coca-Cola, so it is able to tailor its solutions to businesses with varying needs and marketing budgets.

While KDG specializes in brand management and strategy, it also offers market planning, print design, web design, package design, and advertising services to help clients cultivate long-lasting brand identities.

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KDG Advertising
  • Address
    6700 Alexander Bell Drive Ste. 200 Columbia, MD 21046
  • Phone Number
    443-539-7802
  • Service Lines
    Branding
    Advertising
    Web Design
  • Industry Focus
    Business services
    Advertising & marketing
    Financial services
  • Clients
    Coca-Cola, Alzheimer’s Disease International, Wesley College, Printing and Graphics Mid Atlantic Association, The Office of Personnel Management, and Department of Labor - Federal and Local DC Government.
Company Info
  • $50 - $99/hour
  • 10 - 49 employees
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Lounge Lizard
  • $100 - $149/hour
  • 10 - 49 employees
Lounge Lizard is a New York-based web design and digital marketing agency with additional offices in Washington, D.C., and Los Angeles. With more than 20 years of experience, Lounge Lizard has worked with clients across several industries, ranging from accounting and architecture to insurance and law.

Lounge Lizard specializes in web and mobile design, but it also offers brand positioning, PPC, SEO, email marketing, user experience (UX) design, website maintenance, and other services to help clients manage every aspect of their digital strategy.

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Lounge Lizard
  • Address
    1101 Connecticut Avenue NW Suite 450 Washington, DC 20036
  • Phone Number
    202-900-8859
  • Service Lines
    Web Design
    Advertising
    Branding
  • Industry Focus
    Business services
    Financial services
    Other
  • Clients
    A&E Television AERCO Agility Blue Foundry Bank BNSF BonChon Chicken Broadway League Bryant Park Canon Circa Resort & Casino Daiwa Capital Markets Disney Dylan's Candy Bar ESPN Festo Gracie Mansion Granoff Architects Honeywell John Jay College KORG LOOP-LOC Mott Mountairre Farms NIKON NYU Physicians' Reciprocal Insurers (PRI) Plante Moran Random House RuPaul Spectrum Retirement Stertil-Koni Watts Water Whelen
Company Info
  • $100 - $149/hour
  • 10 - 49 employees
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Manifest
  • $100 - $149/hour
  • 50 - 249 employees
As the 2019 Content Marketing Awards Agency of the Year, Manifest’s team has proven its ability to create and manage impressionable advertising campaigns for clients in a variety of industries.

Manifest’s expertise lies in branded content, journalistic content, digital experiences, and performance marketing. It uses behavioral data and proven strategies to execute effective campaigns that lead to an increased return on investment (ROI) and brand awareness.

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Manifest
  • Address
    1301 NW K ST. 3rd Floor, West Washington, D.C. 20005
  • Phone Number
  • Service Lines
    Advertising
    Branding
    Digital Strategy
  • Industry Focus
    Arts, entertainment & music
    Consumer products & services
    Health Care & Medical
  • Clients
    ASAE, Primrose, PKD Life magazine, Delta, CDW's Feds in the Field, Alamo and more!
Company Info
  • $100 - $149/hour
  • 50 - 249 employees
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On The Marc Media
  • Custom Quote
  • 2 - 9 employees
On The Marc Media is a multimedia communications company that specializes in social media, video production, and PR. It works mostly with small businesses, tech startups, associations, law firms, and healthcare organizations.

In addition to their areas of specialization listed above, On The Marc Media offers website development, video production, content marketing, event marketing, and crisis management services. Clients can also hire the firm’s founder, Marc Silverstein, as a spokesperson.

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On The Marc Media
  • Address
    9211 Corporate Boulevard Suite 360 Rockville, MD 20850
  • Phone Number
    301-545-0108
  • Service Lines
    Public Relations
    Marketing Strategy
    Social Media Marketing
  • Industry Focus
    Technology
    Legal
    Healthcare & Medical
  • Clients
    Not Provided
Company Info
  • Custom Quote
  • 2 - 9 employees
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PBJ Marketing
  • $100 - $149/hour
  • 10 - 49 employees
PBJ Marketing works hand-in-hand with clients to develop digital solutions with an emphasis on both quantitative and qualitative research. It takes special care to assign strategists to only a few accounts at a time to ensure clients receive the time and attention they need to cultivate an effective marketing campaign.

PBJ specializes in paid media management, SEO, content marketing, and website creation ? all of which work together to create memorable digital experiences.

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PBJ Marketing
  • Address
    641 S St NW, Washington, DC 20001
  • Phone Number
    646-770-3271
  • Service Lines
    Pay Per Click
    Search Engine Optimization
  • Industry Focus
    eCommerce
    Non-profit
    Education
  • Clients
    Bayer, Chegg, Yale Medicine, Zappos, W Hotel, CallTrackingMetrics, University of Maryland, Volkswagen, Foremost Medical Equipment, National Education Association, Urban Libraries Council, National Marine Sanctuary Foundation, Arcus Foundation, American Security Project, and many more.
Company Info
  • $100 - $149/hour
  • 10 - 49 employees
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REQ
  • $150 - $199/hour
  • 50 - 249 employees
REQ is an award-winning marketing agency that has partnered with major brands like eBay, MasterCard, Disney, and many others. It has won hundreds of industry awards and is a Premier Google Partner, Facebook Marketing Partner, and Shopify Plus Partner.

Clients can utilize its advertising and media services to reach their target audience, and its digital advocacy and reputation management services help businesses connect with customers and protect their brand image.

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  • Address
    1211 Connecticut Ave NW Suite 250 Washington, DC 20036
  • Phone Number
    202-654-0800
  • Service Lines
    Advertising
    Branding
    Public Relations
  • Industry Focus
    Consumer products & services
    Health Care & Medical
    Information technology
  • Clients
    Technology & Energy: Waymo, eBay, Intel, PayPal, Red Hat, Lenovo, General Dynamics, Mastercard, Constellation, Polycom // Associations & Nonprofits: PhRMA, National Association of Broadcasters, American Chemistry Society, Vegas Chamber, UNICEF, API // Healthcare & Pharmaceuticals: Bayer, J&J, Lilly, GSK, Pfizer, Ascension // Hospitality, Entertainment, & Real Estate: Disney, Sweetgreen, Cava, Chopt, Bibigo, Skanska, Empire State Building, MGM Resorts, Hard Rock
Company Info
  • $150 - $199/hour
  • 50 - 249 employees
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SENSIS
  • $150 - $199/hour
  • 50 - 249 employees
Sensis is a full-service marketing agency that focuses on building lasting relationships between businesses and consumers. It works with clients in various industries and has dedicated teams for healthcare, law enforcement, and government marketing.

Its service offerings include paid media, creative solutions, analytics, social media, mobile development, and e-commerce solutions. The Sensis CMO program lets clients hire an outsourced CMO to provide valuable marketing insights.

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  • Address
    1825 Connecticut Ave NW , Suite 480, Washington, DC 20009
  • Phone Number
    202-969-2283
  • Service Lines
    Advertising
    Branding
    Public Relations
  • Industry Focus
    Health Care & Medical
    Education
    Government
  • Clients
    AltaMed, Sempra Energy, OC Fair, Metrolink, OneWest Bank, San Diego Gas & Electric, Texas Tech University, Scripps Research, Port of Los Angeles, Air National Guard, FEMA, CDC, U.S. Army, National Guard, Capital Metro, Vantage Bank, University of Texas at Austin.
Company Info
  • $150 - $199/hour
  • 50 - 249 employees
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Strategies 360
  • $100 - $149/hour
  • 50 - 249 employees
Strategies 360 is a strategic marketing agency dedicated to shaping business, politics, and culture by providing industry-leading advertising services to businesses in sectors like education, tech, and other emerging industries.

Its research services help brands position themselves in front of high-converting leads, and its communication services help manage brand image and reputation. It also offers video production, design, web engineering, and other digital services.

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Strategies 360
  • Address
    601 NEW JERSEY AVENUE NW SUITE 250 WASHINGTON D.C. 20001
  • Phone Number
    202-333-2234
  • Service Lines
    Public Relations
    Advertising
    Branding
  • Industry Focus
    Government
    Business services
    Arts, entertainment & music
  • Clients
    Not Provided
Company Info
  • $100 - $149/hour
  • 50 - 249 employees
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WebMechanix
  • $100 - $149/hour
  • 10 - 49 employees
WebMechanix is a results-focused advertising and marketing agency. Its clients experience a 47% average annual increase in sales qualified leads (SQLs), and its PPC clients experience a 64% average increase in conversions.

WebMechanix’s marketing services include SEO, PPC, email marketing, and marketing automation. It also offers responsive web design and development services to help brands improve their online presence and attract high-quality leads.

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WebMechanix
  • Address
    8621 Robert Fulton Drive Suite 110 Columbia, MD 21046
  • Phone Number
    888-932-6861
  • Service Lines
    Pay Per Click
    Social Media Marketing
    Conversion Optimization
  • Industry Focus
    Business services
    Health Care & Medical
    Education
  • Clients
    Zephyr, Keane, Nelson Coleman Jewelers, Go Ape Adventures, Bluefield Bay Villas, AIS and more!
Company Info
  • $100 - $149/hour
  • 10 - 49 employees

How We Chose the Best Advertising & Marketing Agencies in Washington, D.C.

Advertising and marketing agencies can help businesses drive revenue growth, build brand recognition, and stand out from competitors through a variety of print and digital advertising services.

To help businesses find the right marketing partner for their needs, we’ve compiled a list of the 15 best advertising and marketing agencies in Washington, D.C., based on three criteria: the number of services offered, the size of the firm, and their industry focus.

Multiple Service Lines

From branding and market research to analytics and SEO, a successful marketing campaign requires the combination of a variety of online and traditional marketing services. We made sure only to include firms that offer a wide range of services to ensure business owners can have all of their needs taken care of under one roof.

Size of Firm

Startups and small businesses with limited marketing budgets may prefer to partner with small agencies that can dedicate more time and attention to their campaign, while larger businesses may favor larger firms that are accustomed to managing bigger budgets.

Our list includes advertising and marketing agencies of varying sizes so that all businesses can find what they’re seeking.

Industry Focus

All businesses and industries have different target audiences, and some industries, like medicine, have certain advertising regulations that businesses must follow. Our list includes firms with experience in various industries, ranging from health and medicine to retail and tech.

Questions to Ask Marketing and Advertising Agencies

With so many advertising & marketing agencies in Washington, DC 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