Ad agencies, marketing and public relations firms are the think tanks who drive marketing, branding, and sales campaigns for corporations, non-profits, small business, public figures and more. Phoenix is a hot spot for premiere powerhouses in marketing and advertising. This year we have included categories for both Large (10 or more employees) and Boutique (less than 10) firms. Let’s see how they duke it out!
Nominees in the Best Large Ad Agency category include Air INTEGRATED Marketing, Anderson Advertising & Public Relations, Communication Links, Cramer-Krasselt, Decibel Blue Creative Marketing & PR, EB Lane, Knoodle, Martz Agency, Media Buying Services, Moses Anshell, Off Madison Avenue, Owens Harkey & Associates, Park & Co, R&R Partners, Riester Advertising, Santy Integrated, The James Agency, The Lavidge Company, and Zion & Zion.
Contenders in the Best Boutique Ad Agency category are Avenue 25 Advertising, Bridges Media Group (+Best PR), Cooley Advertising & Public Relations (+Best PR), FE Agency, Jones Media, MMPR Marketing (+Best PR), Prime Time Marketing West (+Best PR), PTS Multimedia, ReThinc Advertising (+Best PR), The Media Push (+Best PR), and Tiny Advertising (+Best PR).
Some of the nominees for Best Large Public Relations or Marketing Firm include Allison+Partners, Esser Design, Fervor Creative, McMurry/TMG, Olson Communications, and Steve LeVine Entertainment along with several companies also up for Best Large Ad Agency.
Included in the Best Boutique PR or Marketing Firm are Above and Beyond Communication, Bay & Associates, BJC Public Relations, Buzz Marketing, Catalyst Media Design, Crosby/Wright, DRA Strategic Communications, Evolve PR and Marketing, FleurComGroup, J. Lauren PR & Marketing, Kricun Media, Phoenix Marketing Associates, Pitch PR, Rainmaker Integrated, Renee Moore PR, Rockingwood Studios, Rose+Moser+Allyn PR, Salt, Serendipit Consulting, Spiral Creative, The Artigue Agency, The Brand Consortium, Tin Can Marketing, Tony Felice PR + Marketing, Up Agency, and Wired PR.
To VOTE for your favorite Mad Men-like marketing masters and advertising champions in Companies & Professionals, click HERE.