May 2024

Top Ad Agencies in Washington DC

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List of the Best Advertising Agencies in DC

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  • Location McLean, VA
    Min. Project Size $1,000 +
    Employees 2 - 9
    Location McLean, VA
    Min. Project Size $1,000 +
    Employees 2 - 9
    Service Areas
    Advertising
    Marketing Strategy
    Content Marketing
    Digital Strategy
    Advertising Marketing Strategy Content Marketing Digital Strategy
    Service Areas
    Advertising
    Marketing Strategy
    Content Marketing
    Digital Strategy
    Advertising Marketing Strategy Content Marketing Digital Strategy
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    Location McLean, VA
    Min. Project Size $1,000 +
    Employees 2 - 9
    ABOUT

    Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, XA Talent Staffing And Recruitment Agency is an advertising company. Established in 2001, the team provides advertising, marketing strategy, public relations, digital strategy, and more.

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  • Location Fairfax, VA
    Min. Project Size $25,000 +
    Employees 2 - 9
    Location Fairfax, VA
    Min. Project Size $25,000 +
    Employees 2 - 9
    Service Areas
    Advertising
    Branding
    Broadcast Video
    Video Production
    Advertising Branding Broadcast Video Video Production
    Service Areas
    Advertising
    Branding
    Broadcast Video
    Video Production
    Advertising Branding Broadcast Video Video Production
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    Location Fairfax, VA
    Min. Project Size $25,000 +
    Employees 2 - 9
    ABOUT

    The Creative Cartel, a advertising company, was established in 2021. The small Fairfax, Virginia-based team provides advertising, branding, web design, graphic design, and more.

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  • Location Arlington, VA
    Min. Project Size $1,000 +
    Employees 2 - 9
    Location Arlington, VA
    Min. Project Size $1,000 +
    Employees 2 - 9
    Service Areas
    Search Engine Optimization
    Web Design
    Advertising
    Pay Per Click
    Search Engine Optimization Web Design Advertising Pay Per Click
    Service Areas
    Search Engine Optimization
    Web Design
    Advertising
    Pay Per Click
    Search Engine Optimization Web Design Advertising Pay Per Click
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    Location Arlington, VA
    Min. Project Size $1,000 +
    Employees 2 - 9
    ABOUT

    USA Marketing Pros is a Arlington, Virginia-based SEO agency. Their services include search engine optimization, web design, advertising, social media marketing, and more.

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  • Location Washington, DC
    Min. Project Size $1,000 +
    Employees 10 - 49
    Location Washington, DC
    Min. Project Size $1,000 +
    Employees 10 - 49
    Service Areas
    Social Media Marketing
    Advertising
    Content Marketing
    Digital Strategy
    Social Media Marketing Advertising Content Marketing Digital Strategy
    Service Areas
    Social Media Marketing
    Advertising
    Content Marketing
    Digital Strategy
    Social Media Marketing Advertising Content Marketing Digital Strategy
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    Location Washington, DC
    Min. Project Size $1,000 +
    Employees 10 - 49
    ABOUT

    With a passion for both strategy and design, LordSocial has provided social media marketing work for clients worldwide. Based in New York, LordSocial brings a long history of success to each project they complete.

    When their client was just a new brand looking to make an impact, LordSocial crafted the entirety of their experience in this distinct area. The result was a splashy entrance into the market orchestrated by LordSocial designers and strategists.

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  • Location Reston, VA
    Min. Project Size $1,000 +
    Employees 10 - 49
    Location Reston, VA
    Min. Project Size $1,000 +
    Employees 10 - 49
    Service Areas
    Ecommerce Marketing
    Pay Per Click
    Advertising
    Media Planning & Buying
    Ecommerce Marketing Pay Per Click Advertising Media Planning & Buying
    Service Areas
    Ecommerce Marketing
    Pay Per Click
    Advertising
    Media Planning & Buying
    Ecommerce Marketing Pay Per Click Advertising Media Planning & Buying
    “Omnitail has been responsive to our needs throughout the relationship."
    • CEO, Wellness Company
    • “Omnitail has been responsive to our needs throughout the relationship."
      • CEO, Wellness Company
    Location Reston, VA
    Min. Project Size $1,000 +
    Employees 10 - 49
    ABOUT

    Omnitail is an advertising company established in 2015. Their team offers advertising, digital strategy, social media marketing, conversion optimization, and more.

    “Omnitail has been responsive to our needs throughout the relationship."
    • CEO, Wellness Company
    • “Omnitail has been responsive to our needs throughout the relationship."
      • CEO, Wellness Company
  • Location Washington, DC
    Min. Project Size $1,000 +
    Employees 2 - 9
    Location Washington, DC
    Min. Project Size $1,000 +
    Employees 2 - 9
    Service Areas
    Event Marketing & Planning
    Media Planning & Buying
    Advertising
    Branding
    Event Marketing & Planning Media Planning & Buying Advertising Branding
    Service Areas
    Event Marketing & Planning
    Media Planning & Buying
    Advertising
    Branding
    Event Marketing & Planning Media Planning & Buying Advertising Branding
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    Location Washington, DC
    Min. Project Size $1,000 +
    Employees 2 - 9
    ABOUT

    Media planning & buying company Vine Street Creative was launched in 2010. Their small team is located in Washington, District of Columbia. Their services include media planning & buying, event marketing & planning, advertising, branding, and more.

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  • Location Hyattsville, MD
    Min. Project Size $10,000 +
    Employees 2 - 9
    Location Hyattsville, MD
    Min. Project Size $10,000 +
    Employees 2 - 9
    Service Areas
    Digital Strategy
    Graphic Design
    Social Media Marketing
    Advertising
    Digital Strategy Graphic Design Social Media Marketing Advertising
    Service Areas
    Digital Strategy
    Graphic Design
    Social Media Marketing
    Advertising
    Digital Strategy Graphic Design Social Media Marketing Advertising
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    Location Hyattsville, MD
    Min. Project Size $10,000 +
    Employees 2 - 9
    ABOUT

    Small digital strategy company The Fitting Room, is located in Hyattsville, Maryland. The team specializes in digital strategy, graphic design, social media marketing, advertising, and more.

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  • Location Washington, DC
    Min. Project Size $10,000 +
    Employees 2 - 9
    Location Washington, DC
    Min. Project Size $10,000 +
    Employees 2 - 9
    Service Areas
    Advertising
    Digital Strategy
    Social Media Marketing
    Video Production
    Advertising Digital Strategy Social Media Marketing Video Production
    Service Areas
    Advertising
    Digital Strategy
    Social Media Marketing
    Video Production
    Advertising Digital Strategy Social Media Marketing Video Production
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    Location Washington, DC
    Min. Project Size $10,000 +
    Employees 2 - 9
    ABOUT

    Advertising company January Third was founded in 2020. The small team offers advertising, digital strategy, social media marketing, video production, and more. The firm is based in Washington, District of Columbia.

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  • Location Washington, DC
    Min. Project Size $0 +
    Employees 2 - 9
    Location Washington, DC
    Min. Project Size $0 +
    Employees 2 - 9
    Service Areas
    Advertising
    Business Consulting
    Digital Strategy
    Graphic Design
    Advertising Business Consulting Digital Strategy Graphic Design
    Service Areas
    Advertising
    Business Consulting
    Digital Strategy
    Graphic Design
    Advertising Business Consulting Digital Strategy Graphic Design
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    Location Washington, DC
    Min. Project Size $0 +
    Employees 2 - 9
    ABOUT

    DCR L.L.C. Is a small advertising company based in Washington, District of Columbia. Their services include advertising, market research, marketing strategy, digital strategy, and more.

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  • Location Baltimore, MD
    Min. Project Size $100,000 +
    Employees 50 - 249
    Location Baltimore, MD
    Min. Project Size $100,000 +
    Employees 50 - 249
    Service Areas
    Advertising
    Digital Strategy
    Branding
    Social Media Marketing
    Advertising Digital Strategy Branding Social Media Marketing
    Service Areas
    Advertising
    Digital Strategy
    Branding
    Social Media Marketing
    Advertising Digital Strategy Branding Social Media Marketing
    “I was very happy with the work and the working relationship with GKV."
    • Sr. Brand Manager, Kent Precision Foods Group
    • “I was very happy with the work and the working relationship with GKV."
      • Sr. Brand Manager, Kent Precision Foods Group
    Location Baltimore, MD
    Min. Project Size $100,000 +
    Employees 50 - 249
    ABOUT

    GKV, a advertising company, was founded in 1981. They are located in Baltimore, Maryland and have a midsize team. GKV focuses on advertising, digital strategy, branding, social media marketing, and more.

    “I was very happy with the work and the working relationship with GKV."
    • Sr. Brand Manager, Kent Precision Foods Group
    • “I was very happy with the work and the working relationship with GKV."
      • Sr. Brand Manager, Kent Precision Foods Group
  • Location Baltimore, MD
    Min. Project Size $10,000 +
    Employees 10 - 49
    Location Baltimore, MD
    Min. Project Size $10,000 +
    Employees 10 - 49
    Service Areas
    Web Design
    Branding
    Advertising
    Video Production
    Web Design Branding Advertising Video Production
    Service Areas
    Web Design
    Branding
    Advertising
    Video Production
    Web Design Branding Advertising Video Production
    “The quality of the work's been superb. They have allowed us to project an image much larger than what we actually are."
    • President and CEO at World T.E.A.M. Sports
    • “The quality of the work's been superb. They have allowed us to project an image much larger than what we actually are."
      • President and CEO at World T.E.A.M. Sports
    Location Baltimore, MD
    Min. Project Size $10,000 +
    Employees 10 - 49
    ABOUT

    Web design company Exit10 was launched in 2006. The team offers web design, branding, advertising, video production, and more.

    “The quality of the work's been superb. They have allowed us to project an image much larger than what we actually are."
    • President and CEO at World T.E.A.M. Sports
    • “The quality of the work's been superb. They have allowed us to project an image much larger than what we actually are."
      • President and CEO at World T.E.A.M. Sports
  • Location Annapolis, MD
    Min. Project Size $10,000 +
    Employees 2 - 9
    Location Annapolis, MD
    Min. Project Size $10,000 +
    Employees 2 - 9
    Service Areas
    Advertising
    Branding
    Content Marketing
    Digital Strategy
    Advertising Branding Content Marketing Digital Strategy
    Service Areas
    Advertising
    Branding
    Content Marketing
    Digital Strategy
    Advertising Branding Content Marketing Digital Strategy
    “They have fun ideas of imagery for our site, and we appreciate how close they are to our office as well."
    • Administrative Assistant, Financial Advisory Firm
    • “They have fun ideas of imagery for our site, and we appreciate how close they are to our office as well."
      • Administrative Assistant, Financial Advisory Firm
    Location Annapolis, MD
    Min. Project Size $10,000 +
    Employees 2 - 9
    ABOUT

    Hermes Creative Award winner Liquified Creative specializes in strategic graphic design, creative web design and development, and creative support. They work with clients of all sizes and industries.

    Liquified Creative spearheaded the complete branding, website design, marketing, and advertising efforts for Potter Burnett Law, ensuring the new law firm hit the ground running.

    “They have fun ideas of imagery for our site, and we appreciate how close they are to our office as well."
    • Administrative Assistant, Financial Advisory Firm
    • “They have fun ideas of imagery for our site, and we appreciate how close they are to our office as well."
      • Administrative Assistant, Financial Advisory Firm
  • Location Washington, DC
    Min. Project Size $5,000 +
    Employees 2 - 9
    Location Washington, DC
    Min. Project Size $5,000 +
    Employees 2 - 9
    Service Areas
    Digital Strategy
    Event Marketing & Planning
    Advertising
    Social Media Marketing
    Digital Strategy Event Marketing & Planning Advertising Social Media Marketing
    Service Areas
    Digital Strategy
    Event Marketing & Planning
    Advertising
    Social Media Marketing
    Digital Strategy Event Marketing & Planning Advertising Social Media Marketing
    “They guide me into making the best and most informed decisions possible to maximize our reach and revenue.”
    • CFO & COO, iHealSX
    • “They guide me into making the best and most informed decisions possible to maximize our reach and revenue.”
      • CFO & COO, iHealSX
    Location Washington, DC
    Min. Project Size $5,000 +
    Employees 2 - 9
    ABOUT

    Kabooface Marketing, LLC is a media planning and buying company based in Charlotte, North Carolina and Washington, District of Columbia. The small team focuses on media planning & buying, event marketing & planning, advertising, and social media marketing and was founded in 2016.

    “They guide me into making the best and most informed decisions possible to maximize our reach and revenue.”
    • CFO & COO, iHealSX
    • “They guide me into making the best and most informed decisions possible to maximize our reach and revenue.”
      • CFO & COO, iHealSX
  • Location Baltimore, MD
    Min. Project Size $10,000 +
    Employees 2 - 9
    Location Baltimore, MD
    Min. Project Size $10,000 +
    Employees 2 - 9
    Service Areas
    Advertising
    Video Production
    Branding
    Graphic Design
    Advertising Video Production Branding Graphic Design
    Service Areas
    Advertising
    Video Production
    Branding
    Graphic Design
    Advertising Video Production Branding Graphic Design
    “We’re impressed with their creativity and innovation in approaching the project from different angles."
    • Brand Manager, Repair Products Manufacturer
    • “We’re impressed with their creativity and innovation in approaching the project from different angles."
      • Brand Manager, Repair Products Manufacturer
    Location Baltimore, MD
    Min. Project Size $10,000 +
    Employees 2 - 9
    ABOUT

    Percepto Studios is a small Baltimore, Maryland-based advertising company. The team focuses on advertising, video production, branding, and graphic design.

    “We’re impressed with their creativity and innovation in approaching the project from different angles."
    • Brand Manager, Repair Products Manufacturer
    • “We’re impressed with their creativity and innovation in approaching the project from different angles."
      • Brand Manager, Repair Products Manufacturer
  • Location Baltimore, MD
    Min. Project Size $0 +
    Employees 10 - 49
    Location Baltimore, MD
    Min. Project Size $0 +
    Employees 10 - 49
    Service Areas
    Branding
    Web Development
    Advertising
    Digital Strategy
    Branding Web Development Advertising Digital Strategy
    Service Areas
    Branding
    Web Development
    Advertising
    Digital Strategy
    Branding Web Development Advertising Digital Strategy
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    Location Baltimore, MD
    Min. Project Size $0 +
    Employees 10 - 49
    ABOUT

    Mission Media, a branding company, was launched in 2000. The agency offers branding, web development, advertising, digital strategy, and more and has a small team.

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  • Location Baltimore, MD
    Min. Project Size $10,000 +
    Employees 2 - 9
    Location Baltimore, MD
    Min. Project Size $10,000 +
    Employees 2 - 9
    Service Areas
    Video Production
    Advertising
    Marketing Strategy
    Social Media Marketing
    Video Production Advertising Marketing Strategy Social Media Marketing
    Service Areas
    Video Production
    Advertising
    Marketing Strategy
    Social Media Marketing
    Video Production Advertising Marketing Strategy Social Media Marketing
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    Location Baltimore, MD
    Min. Project Size $10,000 +
    Employees 2 - 9
    ABOUT

    Unconquered clients include 2U, and they specialize in providing a design-centric approach to video content and photography for their clients. With a focus on emphasizing the most vital elements of brand messaging, Unconquered was founded on forward-thinking principles in Baltimore.

    When Adobe needed a complete overhaul of their brand approach, they turned to Unconquered. The agency provided them with an end-to-end analysis of how they could make their approach more targeted, impactful and successful.

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  • Location Cockeysville, MD
    Min. Project Size $5,000 +
    Employees 10 - 49
    Location Cockeysville, MD
    Min. Project Size $5,000 +
    Employees 10 - 49
    Service Areas
    Custom Software Development
    Search Engine Optimization
    Social Media Marketing
    Web Design
    Custom Software Development Search Engine Optimization Social Media Marketing Web Design
    Service Areas
    Custom Software Development
    Search Engine Optimization
    Social Media Marketing
    Web Design
    Custom Software Development Search Engine Optimization Social Media Marketing Web Design
    “The site’s design presents us as more professional than our competitors, and it’s showing in our sales numbers.”
    • Owner, Brown Haven Homes
    • “The site’s design presents us as more professional than our competitors, and it’s showing in our sales numbers.”
      • Owner, Brown Haven Homes
    Location Cockeysville, MD
    Min. Project Size $5,000 +
    Employees 10 - 49
    ABOUT

    Headquartered in Cockeysville, Maryland, ONeil Interactive is a software development firm. The small team provides custom software development, search engine optimization, social media marketing, web design, and more. The agency was established in 2008.

    “The site’s design presents us as more professional than our competitors, and it’s showing in our sales numbers.”
    • Owner, Brown Haven Homes
    • “The site’s design presents us as more professional than our competitors, and it’s showing in our sales numbers.”
      • Owner, Brown Haven Homes
  • Location Baltimore, MD
    Min. Project Size $5,000 +
    Employees 2 - 9
    Location Baltimore, MD
    Min. Project Size $5,000 +
    Employees 2 - 9
    Service Areas
    Advertising
    Branding
    Other Digital Marketing
    Social Media Marketing
    Advertising Branding Other Digital Marketing Social Media Marketing
    Service Areas
    Advertising
    Branding
    Other Digital Marketing
    Social Media Marketing
    Advertising Branding Other Digital Marketing Social Media Marketing
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    Location Baltimore, MD
    Min. Project Size $5,000 +
    Employees 2 - 9
    ABOUT

    Recognizable brands worldwide have employed What Works Studio to bring their branding needs to the next level. Based in Baltimore, What Works Studio was founded with a focus on helping brands evolve into their best, most user-friendly selves.

    When their client needed a more impactful and effective strategy for reaching goals nationwide, What Works Studio provided them with focused service that continues to this day. Their strategy involved refining their client’s distinct voice as well as their visual profile to become more effective in a crowded digital space.

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  • Location Frederick, MD
    Min. Project Size $0 +
    Employees 10 - 49
    Location Frederick, MD
    Min. Project Size $0 +
    Employees 10 - 49
    Service Areas
    Email Marketing
    Search Engine Optimization
    Web Design
    Advertising
    Email Marketing Search Engine Optimization Web Design Advertising
    Service Areas
    Email Marketing
    Search Engine Optimization
    Web Design
    Advertising
    Email Marketing Search Engine Optimization Web Design Advertising
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    Location Frederick, MD
    Min. Project Size $0 +
    Employees 10 - 49
    ABOUT

    ArachnidWorks is a small Frederick, Maryland-based email marketing company. The team focuses on email marketing, search engine optimization, web design, advertising, and more.

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  • Location Martinsburg, WV
    Min. Project Size $10,000 +
    Employees 2 - 9
    Location Martinsburg, WV
    Min. Project Size $10,000 +
    Employees 2 - 9
    Service Areas
    Branding
    Marketing Strategy
    Advertising
    Business Consulting
    Branding Marketing Strategy Advertising Business Consulting
    Service Areas
    Branding
    Marketing Strategy
    Advertising
    Business Consulting
    Branding Marketing Strategy Advertising Business Consulting
    “I would say that the passion and investment of Hersick + Webster Creative Partners in our organization were unmatched."
    • Board Chairperson, Nonprofit Organization
    • “I would say that the passion and investment of Hersick + Webster Creative Partners in our organization were unmatched."
      • Board Chairperson, Nonprofit Organization
    Location Martinsburg, WV
    Min. Project Size $10,000 +
    Employees 2 - 9
    ABOUT

    Brand design and strategy partners have become essential for brands in every industry, and U.S.-based Hersick+Webster has become one of the most trusted sources for brand development for brands that include Marriott and many others.

    Whether expanding on an existing strategy or serving brands that are starting from zero, Hersick+Webster delivers real results. It’s what’s made them a go-to name in brand design and continue to expand their client list to include companies like Social Studio Baltimore.

    “I would say that the passion and investment of Hersick + Webster Creative Partners in our organization were unmatched."
    • Board Chairperson, Nonprofit Organization
    • “I would say that the passion and investment of Hersick + Webster Creative Partners in our organization were unmatched."
      • Board Chairperson, Nonprofit Organization
  • Location Falls Church, VA
    Min. Project Size $0 +
    Employees 10 - 49
    Location Falls Church, VA
    Min. Project Size $0 +
    Employees 10 - 49
    Service Areas
    Media Planning & Buying
    Advertising
    Pay Per Click
    Graphic Design
    Media Planning & Buying Advertising Pay Per Click Graphic Design
    Service Areas
    Media Planning & Buying
    Advertising
    Pay Per Click
    Graphic Design
    Media Planning & Buying Advertising Pay Per Click Graphic Design
    “They did a good job of adhering to budgets and completing deadlines."
    • CEO & Co-Founder, Briq
    • “They did a good job of adhering to budgets and completing deadlines."
      • CEO & Co-Founder, Briq
    Location Falls Church, VA
    Min. Project Size $0 +
    Employees 10 - 49
    ABOUT

    ESB Advertising is a media planning and buying company. The team focuses on media planning & buying, advertising, pay per click, graphic design, and more and is headquartered in Falls Church, Virginia.

    “They did a good job of adhering to budgets and completing deadlines."
    • CEO & Co-Founder, Briq
    • “They did a good job of adhering to budgets and completing deadlines."
      • CEO & Co-Founder, Briq