Last updated: April 1, 2018

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Top 100 Public Relations Agencies

Best Public Relations Agencies - April 2018

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Company Name

Year
Founded

Revenue

Fulltime
Employees

Active
Clients

Client
Retention
Rate

Pricing

Major Clients

Other Core
Services

Needs Analysis

Creativity

Implementation

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Change in Rank

Leaders

1

Konnect Agency

Los Angeles, California

Sabina Gault
213-988-8344
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2009

$5 million - $10 million

40

60+

91%

M

Dave & Buster's, Lyft, Fatburger, KRAVE Jerky, Nautica

 

100

 

100

 

100

 

100

 

100

100%

NC

 

2

IPG

New York, New York

Michael I. Roth
212-704-1200
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1998

Under $250,000

50

100+

92

L

IW Group, Mccann, Jack Morton, The Martin Agency, Cassidy & Associates

 

100

 

99

 

100

 

100

 

99

99.6%
Increased +83

+83

 

3

Dur

Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Duree Ross
954-723-9350
More info

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1999

Unknown

10

36+

100

M

Boys & Girls Clubs of Miami-Dade, BRAVO! Cucina Italiana, BRIO Tuscan Grille, Can't Stomach Cancer: A Foundation of Debbie's Dream, Chocolate 4 Charity, Elegant Hotels Group

 

99

 

98

 

100

 

99

 

100

99.2%
Increased +48

+48

 
Strong Performers

4

Mpact PR, LLC

Spring, Maryland

Jacqueline Lara
240-305-2133
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2009

$3 million - $5 million

20

35+

86

L

Tamara E. Holmes, spiritualessenceyoga.com, bread.org, forwardtogether.org , vibrantdesigngroup.com

 

99

 

100

 

98

 

100

 

98

99%
Increased +7

+7

 

5

Germinder & Associates, Inc.

New York, NY

Lea-Ann Germinder
212-367-2170
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2000

$250,000 - $1 million

70

120+

89

L

Confidential

 

100

 

99

 

97

 

98

 

99

98.6%
Increased +95

+95

 

6

Barbara Peck Public Relations

Tucson , Arizona

Barbara J. Peck
520-360-5120
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2000

$250,000 - $1 million

20

12+

90

H

ANS Distributing, blue+white BMW specialists, Blue Energy Solutions, Miraval

 

96

 

97

 

100

 

98

 

100

98.2%
Increased +60

+60

 
Contenders

7

Hermanoff Public Relations

Farmington Hills, Michigan

Sandy M. Hermanoff
248-851-3993
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1999

$250,000 - $1 million

75

125+

94

H

Detroit Housing Commission, YMCA of Metropolitan Detroit, CHEP Automotive and Industrial Solutions

 

97

 

97

 

100

 

96

 

100

98%
Increased +56

+56

 

8

Phelps Group

Santa Monica, California

Joe Phelps
310-752-4400
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1981

$3 million - $5 million

68

500+

93

L

Dunn-Edwards Paint, LuxuryLink.com, Monrovia Nursery, NuSil Technology, Tahiti Tourisme, Tetra Pak

 

96

 

99

 

98

 

99

 

97

97.8%
Increased +27

+27

 

9

DoubleDimond Public Relations LLC

Houston, Texas

Margot Dimond
713-426-4111
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2006

Unknown

10

50+

94

H

City of Galveston Recovers, CDM Smith, Center for Biological and Environmental Nanotechnology at Rice University, Dynamic Auction Solutions, ESCAPE Family Resource Center, GroundFORCE Building Systems

 

96

 

98

 

97

 

99

 

97

97.4%
Increased +88

+88

 

10

Firefly Publicity

Red Wing, Minnesota

Kim Emery
651-388-7896
More info

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2007

$250,000 - $1 million

27

54

93

L

Soc Clay, Fising Tackle Retailer, fishingclub.com, Red Wing Shoe Company

 

96

 

98

 

97

 

98

 

96

97%
Increased +37

+37

 

11

20K Group, LLC

Houston, Texas

Deborah A. Fiorito
713-224-1877
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2003

$3 million - $5 million

40

70+

94

L

Preng & Associates, Prepared 4 Life, Rely Energy, Rice University, Rotorcraft Inc.

 

97

 

98

 

96

 

95

 

98

96.8%
Increased +25

+25

 

12

On3PR

Tallahassee, Florida

Christina Johnson
850-339-5773
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2008

Under $250,000

40

38+

94

M

Alzheimer, Uber Technologies, Jupiter Medical Center, Charter Schools USA, American Eldercare

 

95

 

99

 

96

 

97

 

95

96.4%
Increased +7

+7

 

13

Peak Communicators, Ltd.

USA Division

Jeff Domansky
604-689-5559
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2003

$250,000 - $1 million

30

50+

94%

M

7-Eleven Canada, New Gold Inc., NEXT Marketing Inc., Novo Textiles, Avigilon

 

96

 

97

 

96

 

95

 

96

96%
Increased +20

+20

 

14

Regan Communications Group

Boston, Massachusetts

George Regan
617-488-2800
More info

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1984

$1 million - $3 million

65

300+

92

M

Simon Malls, New Balance, Simon Malls, Bank of America, MercuryMedia

 

96

 

97

 

95

 

94

 

97

95.8%
Increased +4

+4

 

15

Crenshaw Communications

New York, New York

Dorothy Crenshaw
212-367-9700
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2009

$3 million - $5 million

18

100+

97%

H

Exponential Interactive, Verizon, Silverpop, Magzter, Edible Arrangements

 

97

 

92

 

96

 

96

 

96

95.4%
Increased +39

+39

 

16

JFK Communications, Inc.

Trenton, New Jersey

John F. Kouten
609-456-0822
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2004

$250,000 - $1 million

34

300+

97

L

Addex Pharmaceuticals, Novartis Oncology, Aerocrine, Novo Nordisk, American Cancer Society

 

96

 

93

 

96

 

97

 

94

95.2%
Increased +23

+23

 

17

Ink Link Marketing

Pembroke Pines, Florida

Kimberly T. Miller
305-333-2809
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2012

$1 million - $3 million

20

65

98%

M

The Krystal Company, Tahoe Joe's, Ovation Brands, MIC Food, Primecard

 

96

 

95

 

92

 

95

 

96

94.8%
Increased +42

+42

 

18

PetersGroup

Austin, Texas

Lauren Peters
512-794-8600
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1999

$250,000 - $1 million

50

100+

95

L

HooVers, BancVue, mutual mobile, Motorola, IBM

 

96

 

94

 

96

 

92

 

94

94.4%
Increased +39

+39

 

19

Hagen PR

USA Division

Bernhard Hagen
+43-5572408300
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2009

$250,000 - $1 million

10

45

94

H

Blaser.swisslube, getzner, blum, ecoplast, sulzer

 

93

 

95

 

93

 

96

 

94

94.2%
Increased +64

+64

 

20

NP Strategy

Columbia, South Carolina

Marcia Purday
803-318-3188
More info

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2012

$250,000 - $1 million

25

45

95

L

Embattled Clippers, Gulbrandsen Chemicals

 

93

 

95

 

93

 

95

 

93

93.8%
Increased +2

+2

 

21

Blaze

Santa Monica, California

Matt Kovacs
310-395-5050
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1990

Under $250,000

10

100+

96

M

7-Eleven, AmaWaterways, BrunchButler, Claremont Hotel, Club & Spa, Dripp Coffee, Grill Concepts

 

95

 

94

 

93

 

93

 

93

93.6%
Increased +25

+25

 

22

Fujita & Miura Public Relations, Inc.

Chalfont, Pennsylvania

MIURA
808-245-3677
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2000

$250,000 - $1 million

10

45

95

H

Kauai Realty, Inc., Kiahuna Golf Club, Kymry Perez, Matsuri Kauai, Mark

 

94

 

92

 

95

 

95

 

90

93.2%
Increased +65

+65

 

23

Racepoint Global

Boston, Massachusetts

Ani Jigarjian
617-624-3200
More info

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2003

$250,000 - $1 million

200

20+

98%

M

AT&T, ARM, Avery Dennison, Glidden, Kaiser Permanente

 

93

 

94

 

93

 

92

 

93

93%
Increased +57

+57

 

24

Dasko Communications Group, Inc.

Encinitas, California

Elyse Dasko
760-633-4811
More info

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1990

$250,000 - $1 million

36

300+

94

M

Allergan Inc., Novalar Pharmaceutical, Biomatrica, Toronto Hydro green energy, Motorola, Rogers Cantel

 

94

 

94

 

92

 

91

 

93

92.8%
Increased +66

+66

 

25

Media Profile

USA Division

Alison M. King
416-504-8464
More info

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1985

Unknown

40

65

93

H

abbvie, ancestry.ca, Brown-Forman, Caamp Accha, Brioche Doree

 

93

 

94

 

92

 

92

 

92

92.6%
Increased +30

+30

 

26

Big Voice Communications

New Haven, Connecticut


+1 203-389-5223
More info

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2012

$1 million - $3 million

25+

20+

80%

M

 

91

 

94

 

93

 

94

 

89

92.2%
Increased +11

+11

 

27

Richmond Public Relations

Seattle, Washington

Louis Richmond
206-682-6979
More info

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1992

$3 million - $5 million

52

64

90

L

Canlis Restaurant, Charlie, Chow Foods, City of Everett, Coastal Hotels, CRISTA

 

93

 

92

 

90

 

91

 

93

91.8%
Increased +29

+29

 

28

Permitting Partners

WASHINGTON, Washington

Lindsey Johnson
802-342-0519
More info

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2010

$250,000 - $1 million

40

34

94

H

GenPower, Access Energy, Omya, Vermont Railway, Ridge Road Quarry

 

92

 

93

 

90

 

90

 

93

91.6%
Decreased -14

-14

 

29

Blue Water Communications

West Bradenton, Florida

Lynnette J. Werning
800-975-3212
More info

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2003

$250,000 - $1 million

25

37

97

H

Black & White Transportation, Princeton University Art Museum, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art

 

92

 

92

 

89

 

92

 

91

91.2%
Increased +55

+55

 

30

Publix Northwest

Portland, Oregon

Dianne Danowski smith
503-201-7019
More info

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2009

$250,000 - $1 million

19

35

93

L

Confidential,

 

89

 

91

 

91

 

91

 

92

90.8%
Increased +32

+32

 

31

Kaplow

New York, New York

Liz Kaplow
212-221-1713
More info

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1991

$250,000 - $1 million

30

500+

94

L

Avon Foundation, Case-mate, Cosmetic Executive Women (CEW), CVS/Pharmacy, Demand Media (Livestrong.com and eHow.com), Enterproid

 

88

 

90

 

91

 

92

 

91

90.4%
Increased +11

+11

 

32

SQM Public Relations LLC

North Bethesda, Maryland

Sabrina McGowan
240-401-2092
More info

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2013

$250,000 - $1 million

58

10+

92

L

Aldridge LLP, National Lime Association, Strategic Design Studio, Barkley Kalpak Agency

 

92

 

91

 

92

 

86

 

90

90.2%
Increased +6

+6

 

33

Pierce Mattie Communications

New York, New York

Serge Gurin
212-243-1431
More info

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2001

Unknown

20

36+

94

H

Company Kids, Old Navy, JOICO, GUESS, Ethan Allen

 

90

 

91

 

90

 

89

 

89

89.8%
Increased +28

+28

 

34

Elasticity

St. Louis, Missouri

Brian Cross
314-561-8253
More info

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2010

Under $250,000

30

100+

92

H

Anheuser-Busch-Inbev, Capital One, Charter Communications, Dot Foods, Geostellar, Lanworth

 

90

 

91

 

88

 

88

 

91

89.6%
Decreased -11

-11

 

35

Prosper for Purpose

Brecksville, Ohio

Lorraine Schuchart
216-469-7977
More info

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2012

$250,000 - $1 million

19

45

94%

L

Driftwood Restaurants and Catering, The Holden Arboretum,

 

91

 

88

 

88

 

89

 

90

89.2%
Increased +54

+54

 

36

Carr Marketing Communications Inc.

Buffalo, New York

Robert P. Carr
716-831-1500
More info

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1996

$250,000 - $1 million

100

170+

92

H

citibank, CPA Financial Network, First Niagara, Morgan Stanley, Paramax

 

89

 

88

 

90

 

90

 

87

88.8%
Decreased -32

-32

 

37

20kgroup

Houston, Texas

Deborah A. Fiorito
713-224-1877
More info

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2003

Under $250,000

10

30+

95%

L

Preng & Associates , Prepared 4 Life , Rely Energy , Rice University , Rotorcraft Inc.

 

88

 

88

 

90

 

87

 

90

88.6%
Increased +45

+45

 

38

Energi PR

USA Division

Esther Buchsbaum
888-764-6322
More info

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2010

$250,000 - $1 million

36

45

95

L

Ford Canada, Olay, Astellas Pharma, Gillette Venus, Choice Hotels Canada

 

90

 

89

 

82

 

90

 

90

88.2%
Decreased -4

-4

 

39

Colangelo & Partners Public Relations

New York, New York

Gino Colangelo
646-624-2885
More info

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2006

Under $250,000

12

100+

97

L

Arnaldo Caprai, Bio+Green Crystals, BOLD Organics, Ferrarelle, Frescobaldi, Kusmi

 

89

 

89

 

86

 

89

 

86

87.8%
Increased +56

+56

 

40

AMDG Public Affairs

Buffalo, New York

Marissa A. Wilson
716-523-6817
More info

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2011

$250,000 - $1 million

10

15+

91

H

Confidential

 

87

 

87

 

89

 

88

 

86

87.4%
Decreased -8

-8

 

41

Hirons Company

Farmington, Connecticut

Tom Hirons
317-977-2206
More info

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1995

$250,000 - $1 million

20

30+

92

H

watchfire, Speedway Redevelopment Commission, United Way, The Villages, St Elmo Steak House

 

86

 

88

 

87

 

87

 

87

87%
Increased +35

+35

 

42

Bruce Clay Inc.

Moorpark, California

Bruce Clay
805-517-1900
More info

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1996

Above $10 million

40

200

90%

M

Caesars Enterprises, Target Stores, Victoria's Secret, Rosetta Stone, Cirque Lodge

 

88

 

86

 

86

 

88

 

86

86.8%
Increased +25

+25

 

43

PMK BNC

Los Angeles, California

Michael Nyman
310-854-4800
More info

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2009

$5 million - $10 million

250

35+

94

L

Confidential

 

87

 

87

 

83

 

87

 

88

86.4%
Increased +6

+6

 

44

Reilly Group Communications, Inc.

Chicago, Illinois

Susan J. Reilly
773-348-3800
More info

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1996

$250,000 - $1 million

20

35+

92

M

Joseph Abboud, Furla, Escada, Capelli, butter London

 

87

 

84

 

87

 

85

 

87

86%
Increased +24

+24

 

45

Janice McCafferty PR

Chicago, Illinois

Nick Brennan
855-585-9034
More info

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2004

$1 million - $3 million

30

54

99

L

eDivv.com, Digital Color Group Inc., Rite Aid Corporation, Wright Entertainment Group, Dominion Enterprises

 

84

 

86

 

87

 

87

 

84

85.6%
Decreased -17

-17

 

46

Frause

Seattle, Washington

Bob Frause
206-352-6402
More info

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1999

$250,000 - $1 million

20

100+

92

L

3D Digital, Advanced Composite Systems, Annie Wright Schools, BlueVolt , Boys & Girls Clubs

 

84

 

85

 

87

 

87

 

84

85.4%
Decreased -39

-39

 

47

The Kula Group

Dallas, Texas

Wendy Browder Kula
972-668-9583
More info

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2004

Under $250,000

10

30+

92%

L

Johnson & Johnson, Texas Back Institute Research Foundation

 

85

 

86

 

85

 

83

 

87

85.2%
Decreased -4

-4

 

48

Beattie Communications Group

USA Division

Douglas Mackay
08448-425260
More info

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2002

$250,000 - $1 million

10

45

94

H

Cardonald College, Agilent Technologies, Marks & Spencer, The Miller Group, Warburtons in Scotland

 

85

 

86

 

86

 

85

 

83

85%
Decreased -28

-28

 

49

Paul Werth Associates, Inc.

Chicago, Illinois

Maria Gomez
614.224.8114
More info

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1997

$250,000 - $1 million

70

100+

92

L

Insuring Ohio Futures, The President Club, Cefaclor, Castle Shares

 

85

 

86

 

81

 

85

 

86

84.6%
Increased +3

+3

 

50

Response Marketing

New Haven, Connecticut


+1 203-776-2400
More info

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2015

$1 million - $3 million

20+

20+

82%

L

 

85

 

85

 

84

 

84

 

83

84.2%
Increased +44

+44

 
Needs Analysis

It is important for a PR firm to have an in-depth understanding of your needs as a client. During our evaluation we gauge the overall amount of needs analysis performed by the PR firm in order to identify your existing strengths and weaknesses. This ensures that the PR firm will be able to develop a strategy which captures exactly what your company needs in your public relations strategy.

51

Olson Communications, Inc.

Scottsdale, Arizona

Michelle A. Olson
480-368-7999
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2001

$250,000 - $1 million

30

15+

85

H

Camelot Homes, Castle Arch, Centex Homes, DC Ranch, DMB Realty Network

 

84

 

84

 

85

 

84

 

83

84%
Decreased -42

-42

 

52

GaileyMurray Communications

Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania

Thomas A. Gailey
484-368-3321
More info

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2007

$250,000 - $1 million

45

45

95

L

American Revolution Center, Bank of America, Comcast, Drexel University, GeoInvesting

 

82

 

85

 

84

 

82

 

85

83.6%
Decreased -4

-4

 

53

Redington, Inc.

Westport, Connecticut

Thomas Redington
203-222-7399
More info

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1972

Under $250,000

45

35+

92

L

InspireMD, Crucell, Lpath, Dynavax, Medgenics

 

82

 

83

 

83

 

84

 

84

83.2%
Increased +25

+25

 

54

Alpine PR

Marietta, Georgia

Wendy Alpine
404-641-6170
More info

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2003

Under $250,000

10

32

92

H

Merial, UPS

 

84

 

82

 

83

 

82

 

83

82.8%
Decreased -38

-38