Leaders Matrix

Top Chicago Creative Agencies - Leaders Matrix

LAST UPDATED Apr 22, 2021

Clutch Leaders Matrix

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  1. 1 Rule29
  2. 2 3Q Digital
  3. 3 Pivot Design
  4. 4 C2 Creative
  5. 5 Conjure
  6. 6 Mabbly
  7. 7 Mock Design Group, Inc.
  8. 8 Motion Agency
  9. 9 HANGAR12
  10. 10 Pink Hippo Productions
  11. 11 Bandwidth Marketing Group
  12. 12 Stevens & Tate Marketing
  13. 13 SWIDIA
  14. 14 Noble Digital
  15. 15 Cultivate

Top 15 Creative Firms in Chicago

Rule29

Making Creative Matter®

$25,000+
$150 - $199 / hr
10 - 49
Geneva, IL
Ability to deliver
18.7
9.6
9.3
Reviews
Clients & experience
Market presence
Service Focus
50%
10%
30%
10% Other
Branding & Marketing Strategy
Advertising & Media Planning
Creative Design & Production

3Q Digital

Silicon Valley's Digital Agency of Record

$50,000+
Undisclosed
250 - 999
Chicago, IL
Ability to deliver
15.6
10
9.5
Reviews
Clients & experience
Market presence
Service Focus
20%
10%
20%
50% Other
Branding & Marketing Strategy
Advertising & Media Planning
Creative Design & Production

Pivot Design

Let’s make your branding and marketing amazing.

$10,000+
$150 - $199 / hr
10 - 49
Chicago, IL
Ability to deliver
16.2
8.2
8.8
Reviews
Clients & experience
Market presence
Service Focus
45%
10%
30%
15% Other
Branding & Marketing Strategy
Advertising & Media Planning
Creative Design & Production

C2 Creative

Small Teams. Big Ideas.

$10,000+
$100 - $149 / hr
2 - 9
Chicago, IL
Ability to deliver
16.4
8.8
8.2
Reviews
Clients & experience
Market presence
Service Focus
60%
10%
30%
Branding & Marketing Strategy
Advertising & Media Planning
Creative Design & Production

Conjure

The Expression of Ideas

Undisclosed
Undisclosed
10 - 49
Chicago, IL
Ability to deliver
18.2
9.1
7.6
Reviews
Clients & experience
Market presence
Service Focus
45%
10%
20%
25% Other
Branding & Marketing Strategy
Advertising & Media Planning
Creative Design & Production

Mabbly

Crafting Human Connection via Digital Experience

$25,000+
$150 - $199 / hr
10 - 49
Chicago, IL
Ability to deliver
20
8.6
9.2
Reviews
Clients & experience
Market presence
Service Focus
15%
10%
30%
45% Other
Branding & Marketing Strategy
Advertising & Media Planning
Creative Design & Production

Mock Design Group, Inc.

Expanding Markets through Creative Direction

$5,000+
$150 - $199 / hr
2 - 9
Grayslake, IL
Ability to deliver
17.3
6.1
7.4
Reviews
Clients & experience
Market presence
Service Focus
50%
10%
30%
10% Other
Branding & Marketing Strategy
Advertising & Media Planning
Creative Design & Production

Motion Agency

ALWAYS MORE

$10,000+
$100 - $149 / hr
50 - 249
Chicago, IL
Ability to deliver
16.2
9
8.8
Reviews
Clients & experience
Market presence
Service Focus
20%
10%
20%
50% Other
Branding & Marketing Strategy
Advertising & Media Planning
Creative Design & Production

HANGAR12

DIGITAL MARKETING & AD AGENCY FOR CONSUMER BRANDS

$10,000+
$100 - $149 / hr
10 - 49
Chicago, IL
Ability to deliver
16.5
9
8.5
Reviews
Clients & experience
Market presence
Service Focus
25%
25%
10%
40% Other
Branding & Marketing Strategy
Advertising & Media Planning
Creative Design & Production

Pink Hippo Productions

Video Boutique

$10,000+
Undisclosed
2 - 9
Chicago, IL
Ability to deliver
16.7
7.9
8.1
Reviews
Clients & experience
Market presence
Service Focus
10%
10%
65%
15% Other
Branding & Marketing Strategy
Advertising & Media Planning
Creative Design & Production

Bandwidth Marketing Group

BIG BRAINS in a bite sized boutique

$25,000+
Undisclosed
2 - 9
Chicago, IL
Ability to deliver
16.5
9.3
7.8
Reviews
Clients & experience
Market presence
Service Focus
25%
30%
15%
30% Other
Branding & Marketing Strategy
Advertising & Media Planning
Creative Design & Production

Stevens & Tate Marketing

Make Things Happen

$10,000+
$100 - $149 / hr
10 - 49
Lombard, IL
Ability to deliver
16.3
8.9
8.5
Reviews
Clients & experience
Market presence
Service Focus
15%
20%
22%
43% Other
Branding & Marketing Strategy
Advertising & Media Planning
Creative Design & Production

SWIDIA

Solving growth challenges for modern companies

$1,000+
$50 - $99 / hr
10 - 49
Chicago, IL
Ability to deliver
16.4
6
7.1
Reviews
Clients & experience
Market presence
Service Focus
25%
25%
25%
25% Other
Branding & Marketing Strategy
Advertising & Media Planning
Creative Design & Production

Noble Digital

We Know How Data is Done.

$5,000+
Undisclosed
10 - 49
Chicago, IL
Ability to deliver
15.4
8.9
7.3
Reviews
Clients & experience
Market presence
Service Focus
20%
25%
20%
35% Other
Branding & Marketing Strategy
Advertising & Media Planning
Creative Design & Production

Cultivate

Cultivate your brand.

$10,000+
$100 - $149 / hr
10 - 49
Chicago, IL
Ability to deliver
18.4
8.3
8
Reviews
Clients & experience
Market presence
Service Focus
25%
10%
15%
50% Other
Branding & Marketing Strategy
Advertising & Media Planning
Creative Design & Production

Contenders Breakdown

Hustlemore

Hustle Hearts & Smarts

$5,000+
$150 - $199 / hr
2 - 9
Chicago, IL
Ability to deliver
16.2
7.1
7.9
Service Focus
40%
10%
20%
30% Other
Branding & Marketing Strategy
Advertising & Media Planning
Creative Design & Production

JJR Marketing Inc.

Your Brand in the Media

$10,000+
$150 - $199 / hr
10 - 49
Naperville, IL
Ability to deliver
15.6
8.5
8.3
Service Focus
30%
15%
10%
45% Other
Branding & Marketing Strategy
Advertising & Media Planning
Creative Design & Production

Popskull

Advertising rooted in the Common Ground

$5,000+
$150 - $199 / hr
2 - 9
Chicago, IL
Ability to deliver
16.7
8.5
7.6
Service Focus
10%
40%
10%
40% Other
Branding & Marketing Strategy
Advertising & Media Planning
Creative Design & Production

Origin, LLC

Where Better Marketing Begins

$1,000+
$100 - $149 / hr
2 - 9
Evanston, IL
Ability to deliver
16.2
8.6
7
Service Focus
20%
10%
35%
35% Other
Branding & Marketing Strategy
Advertising & Media Planning
Creative Design & Production

Kahoots Creative Group

UX Design and Web Development - Get in Kahoots!

$10,000+
$150 - $199 / hr
10 - 49
Chicago, IL
Ability to deliver
16.2
7.7
7.2
Service Focus
25%
10%
20%
45% Other
Branding & Marketing Strategy
Advertising & Media Planning
Creative Design & Production

SEO Solutions

SEO and Internet Marketing

$1,000+
$100 - $149 / hr
2 - 9
Chicago, IL
Ability to deliver
16.2
7.7
8.8
Service Focus
10%
10%
30%
50% Other
Branding & Marketing Strategy
Advertising & Media Planning
Creative Design & Production

Sparkfactor

*inspired interactive

$10,000+
$100 - $149 / hr
2 - 9
Chicago, IL
Ability to deliver
15.9
8.6
9.1
Service Focus
20%
15%
10%
55% Other
Branding & Marketing Strategy
Advertising & Media Planning
Creative Design & Production

Barbauld Agency

We Make Your Passion Known

$5,000+
$100 - $149 / hr
2 - 9
Valparaiso, IN
Ability to deliver
18.6
6
7.7
Service Focus
20%
15%
15%
50% Other
Branding & Marketing Strategy
Advertising & Media Planning
Creative Design & Production

Streng Agency

Where Business meets Creative

$1,000+
$150 - $199 / hr
10 - 49
St. Charles, IL
Ability to deliver
15.7
7
8
Service Focus
20%
20%
10%
50% Other
Branding & Marketing Strategy
Advertising & Media Planning
Creative Design & Production

Theydo

Agency that means business.

$10,000+
$100 - $149 / hr
2 - 9
Chicago, IL
Ability to deliver
17.4
6.3
6.5
Service Focus
20%
10%
30%
40% Other
Branding & Marketing Strategy
Advertising & Media Planning
Creative Design & Production

Mekanism

The Soul and Science of Storytelling.

$5,000+
$100 - $149 / hr
50 - 249
Chicago, IL
Ability to deliver
9.3
10
Service Focus
15%
35%
25%
25% Other
Branding & Marketing Strategy
Advertising & Media Planning
Creative Design & Production

GolinHarris

GO ALL IN

$10,000+
$100 - $149 / hr
1,000 - 9,999
Chicago, IL
Ability to deliver
6.5
Service Focus
20%
20%
20%
40% Other
Branding & Marketing Strategy
Advertising & Media Planning
Creative Design & Production

Ketchum

Break Through

$10,000+
$100 - $149 / hr
1,000 - 9,999
Chicago, IL
Ability to deliver
6.5
Service Focus
20%
20%
20%
40% Other
Branding & Marketing Strategy
Advertising & Media Planning
Creative Design & Production

The Engine Group

TRANSFORMATION THROUGH COLLABORATION

$10,000+
$150 - $199 / hr
1,000 - 9,999
Chicago, IL
Ability to deliver
6.5
Service Focus
20%
20%
20%
40% Other
Branding & Marketing Strategy
Advertising & Media Planning
Creative Design & Production

Digital Kitchen

Content-First Creative and Digital Agency

Undisclosed
$200 - $300 / hr
250 - 999
Chicago, IL
Ability to deliver
5
8.1
Service Focus
25%
10%
45%
20% Other
Branding & Marketing Strategy
Advertising & Media Planning
Creative Design & Production