Top 5 Fastest Growing US Agencies in the Southwest

Top 5 Fastest Growing US Agencies in the Southwest

From Vegas to Phoenix, Houston to Fort Worth, agency growth is as fast in the Southwest as it is in the region. And with increasing ambition, it is prepared for a bright future. Here are the five fastest growing agencies in the Southwest by percentage change in sales. (The number in brackets represents the overall ranking.)

(For the full list, see Adweek’s 100 Fastest Growing Agencies and 10 Solution Providers.)

Craftsman on fire (25)

  • Headquarters: Las Vegas
  • Growth: 298%
  • Select customers: Planet 13 Entertainment Complex, thriving cannabis marketplace, Trece Eatery + Spirits
  • Classification: All-round service

Artisans on Fire’s growth is being driven by gray market industries like cannabis, hunting, online casino gaming, and daily fantasy sports. The agency’s founders have spent over a decade learning the art of making compliance-safe marketing more effective, and their employees are passionate about removing the niche industry stigma in the gray-market industry. The shop was launched as a marketing solution for brick and mortar casinos and online gaming sites and has grown with the relaxation of cannabis and online sports betting regulations. Artisans on Fire prides itself on making each brand standalone and more accessible to mainstream consumers.

Integrate agency (27)

  • Headquarters: Houston
  • Growth: 268%
  • Select customers: Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, iFly, Orangetheory Fitness
  • Classification: All-round service

Allie Danziger, president of the Integrate Agency, says the agency is ready to take growth-oriented risks in business “that will ultimately enable us to provide a better experience for our customers and employees.” The leadership team believes in working together, failing quickly and learning faster, and taking bold steps to help their customers win.

January digital (45)

  • Headquarters: Fort Worth, Texas
  • Growth: 160%
  • Select customers: David’s bride, Drybar, The Honest Co.
  • Classification: Digital

January Digital saw plenty of growth opportunities and made a major tweak to its practice, leading it with its agency-supported consulting business and a more robust data analytics product. The shop claims to have expanded its existing business by 40% in one step. The success was so great that new projects from existing customers continued to grow.

PMG (71 tie)

  • Headquarters: Fort Worth, Texas
  • Growth: 116%
  • Select customers: Beats from Dre, Michael Kors, SurveyMonkey
  • Classification: Digital

PMG expanded its operations in Dallas and Austin, Texas, and doubled its workforce in New York and London last year. The independent company keeps its promise “Digitally Made for Humans” through Alli, its marketing intelligence platform. Recent successes include partnerships with SurveyMonkey, Michael Kors and Omni Hotels & Resorts.

OH partner (92 tie)

  • Headquarters: Phoenix
  • Growth: 72%
  • Select customers: Arizona Lottery, O’Reilly Auto Parts, Virgin Hotels Las Vegas
  • Classification: All-round service

As an independent agency anchor in the southwest of Phoenix with offices in Las Vegas, the independent OH Partners is a valued regional partner for brands and is expanding its national presence. The growth is based on three years of exceptional business development ensuring that customers have access to the highest levels of the company.