The Largest Communications Agencies in the World

Edelman is a global communications company that partners with organizations and companies to evolve, promote and protect their brands and reputation. Founded in Chicago in 1952, the company now has more than 60 offices in Canada, the United States, Latin America, Europe, Africa, Australia and Asia. Ketchum is a communication agency with more than 130 offices and subsidiaries in more than 70 countries. Its headquarters are located in New York City. Ogilvy is a British public relations agency based in New York City, which is now part of the WPP Group and is one of the largest advertising and public relations companies in the world.

It has more than 450 offices in 120 countries, with 16,000 employees. Founded in 1996 by a group of five entrepreneurs in Beijing, BlueFocus has around 1000 customers in China, many of whom want to grow abroad. It employs 5000 employees worldwide, working in 100 offices in more than 10 countries.Brunswick Group is a public relations firm based in London, England. It was founded in 1987 and is the United Kingdom's leading financial communications consultancy.

And it has occupied that first place or close to it for many years. Edelman is a global communications firm that partners with companies and organizations to evolve, promote and protect their brands and reputations. With more than 60 offices around the world, Edelman offers communication strategies that give our clients the confidence to lead and act with certainty, earning the trust of their stakeholders. Since its founding in 1952 by Dan Edelman, they have remained an independent family business. Edelman has helped Heinz lead its category for 31 years, Butterball for 30 years, Starbucks for 20 years, Microsoft for 19 years and Samsung for nearly two decades. Founded by Xavier Berkeley, Berkeley PR Communications is one of the leading public relations agencies based in the United Kingdom.

Spread brand awareness by creating and developing media campaigns, product launches and relationships. Berkeley's public relations team includes several departments consisting of writers, designers, cameramen and research directors. They also serve internationally by partnering with several public relations teams located in Germany, France, Singapore, the United States and the Netherlands. Its core mission is to bring passion, inquisitive entrepreneurship and skill sharing to each of its clients' projects. One of their core partnerships with Leaders Roman Group (LRG), they strive to ensure that customer messages are delivered on a larger scale.

Real Chemistry is a global health innovation company with an alchemical mix of people, customers and partners working to make the world a healthier place. Created specifically by Jim Weiss to address the challenges of modern healthcare, Real Chemistry is the culmination of 20 years of sustained, intentional and fiercely independent growth. They commit to improving health outcomes across today's ecosystem by partnering with companies that want to reinvent healthcare. With offices in the United States and Europe, Real Chemistry believes that the path to real and transformative change is through their unusual combination of talents, disciplines and technologies. The work of PR agencies often includes writing and distributing press releases, writing speeches, creating special events, conducting market research, networking, copywriting, blogging, social media promotions, and managing. An advertising agency - often known as a creative agency or advertising agency - is a company dedicated to creating, planning and managing advertising - as well as other forms of promotion and marketing - for its clients.Dentsu Aegis Network is a multinational digital marketing and media company operating in London, England; it is wholly owned by Japanese media agency Dentsu.

ProvoGo Media's annual picks for PR agencies of the year in major markets around the world. Typical clients of advertising agencies include companies and corporations; non-profit organizations; and private agencies. The company has faced some marketing challenges - especially during the transition period of the 2000s - but it recovered and remains one of the “Big Five Advertising Agencies”. An advertising agency is generally independent of the client; it can be an internal department or an agency that provides an external point of view to the effort to sell the client's products or services; or an external company. Dentsu is Japan's largest advertising agency; together with its biggest competitor Hakuhodo it is more than 120 years old - making it one of the oldest advertising agencies in the world. Communications Strategy Group (CSG), based in Denver Colorado; is a strategic communications and marketing agency that provides public relations; content marketing; brand communications; corporate communications; social media; and design services. An agency can also manage general marketing and brand strategy promotions for its clients - which can also include sales. They are what they call a “combination of a traditional consulting agency with cutting-edge digital agency services”.Agency Network - whose most notable acquisition was that of British marketing company Aegis Group - which forms Dentsu Aegis Network (we will discuss in more detail below).

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