Posts filed under: Agency Search

“RSW/AgencySearch really did their homework in evaluating agencies for our search. I have to admit, I was a bit skeptical coming in – particularly given they were free. But they vetted agencies thoroughly to only bring the best set of...
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Where has all the creativity gone? Much has been said about the continued trend of agencies being acquired by consultancy giants. Some marketers are concerned that this will result in flat ideas from an agency that now answers to a...
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A couple of weeks ago, I had the opportunity to attend MarTech West, one of the premier marketing technology conferences in the country. They have a sister conference coming up this Fall out East. Well worth checking out. If you’re...
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For those that haven’t yet heard, the agency world saw a huge acquisition earlier this week, as Accenture purchased creative firm Droga5. What are the implications of the $200+ million move, and how does it change the landscape for marketers...
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I saw an interesting article in AdWeek a few days ago, and while I don’t agree with all of it, there is a point that I liked and wanted to expand on: the idea of letting your agency be an...
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How many of you get inundated with calls and emails from MarTech firms trying to sell you the best of whatever it is they are selling? I’m guessing it’s many, if not all of you. I did an informal survey...
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Your marketing group is designed and structured for maximum performance. So should the design and structure of the marketing firms that support it too. There are lots of ways you can set up your portfolio of marketing support services. There...
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As a marketer, you know the things you want for your company and your brand. But do you know how to find the agency that will get you there? All too often, we see marketers try to shoulder the responsibility...
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In working with a few of our agency clients, I’m sometimes asked whether I’m bearish or bullish on the future of the marketing agency world. The answer I’ve given lately is that I’m neither. The agency world will remain strong...
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Recently, the agency search world has felt rumblings of an unfortunate trend: some agency pitches are becoming an arms race to see who can cut the most cost, rather than who makes the best fit for the client. These rumblings...
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