Top Media Buying Agencies in Chicago

Hiring top Chicago media buying and planning companies can help you save your time, efforts, and resources while getting the best prices on your media purchases. Additionally, media planning companies in Chicago can enlist their experts in identifying the most trending media platforms for your advertising and promotional campaign.

Aiding you in your search, GoodFirms has researched and compiled the below list of verified media buying agencies in Chicago that you can browse through. This list offers you a comprehensive overview of each company, including their client testimonials and ratings, so you can make an informed choice.

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List of Top Chicago Media Buying and Planning Companies (29 Companies)

  • Mayple

    Find Your Digital Marketing Expert.

    Grow your eCommerce with the top 1% marketers in your business niche. Dont' count on shiny presentations and nice sales pitches. With Mayple, you work with curated marketers based on read-data and proven ABOVE-BENCHMARK results. Our thorough vetting process and advanced technology, allow us to match businesses with top-performing digital marketing experts, that meet their marketing unique needs and assure you get high levels of service and results for your markeitng budget. We generate better results and ROI for businesse ... learn more about Mayple

    "Great user experience"
    Trevor Ogden, Divisional Director of Operations at Advance America
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    $25 - $49/hr
    10 - 49
    Chicago,  Illinois
  • GRP Media

    THE SCIENCE OF STANDING OUT

    These ideas sprung from our founder, Guy Lay, who worked both sides of the desk – media sales and media management. His experience framed the negotiating strategy that GRP Media employs and crystallized the need for a media agency that delivers a high level of service.Our approach is to blend equal parts analytics, imagination, and negotiation to design and execute powerful media programs that make every dollar spent on advertising feel like more. ... learn more about GRP Media

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    10 - 49
    Chicago,  Illinois
  • Effective Marketing

    EFFECTIVE CAPABILITY BUILDING

    Effective Marketing is a full-service provider of innovative and creative data-driven marketing programs. We offer unparalleled expertise in delivering performance-driven media research, planning, buying and measurement support. 22 years of media planning, and measurement experience. Over $1B in media investment experience.   ... learn more about Effective Marketing

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    NA
    2 - 9
    Chicago,  Illinois
  • AdEasel

    A dynamic agency that adapts

    An optimized solutions palette for your ideal marketing mix. We deliver proven strategies, creative solutions, and innovative ideas for all types of businesses and organizations. ... learn more about AdEasel

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    < $25/hr
    2 - 9
    Chicago,  Illinois
  • Spark Foundry

    Spirit of a start-up. Soul of a powerhouse.

    Spark Foundry is a global media agency brand within Publicis Media, a key division of Publicis Groupe [Euronext Paris FR0000130577, CAC 40]. Spark Foundry’s bold vision harnesses a startup spirit with a powerhouse soul that melds an entrepreneurial, innovative business approach with the full resources, capabilities and marketplace clout of Publicis Media. With 3,000 employees in 50 countries across the world, the agency leverages the best industry talent and the growing footprint of its 60 offices in key markets, including the USA, UK, ME ... learn more about Spark Foundry

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    < $25/hr
    1,000 - 9,999
    Chicago,  Illinois
  • The Harbinger Group

    Experienced. Strategic. Effective.

    In an increasingly fractured media environment, industry experts seem to come and go with the day’s news. Commanding the attention of any audience is difficult; sustaining that attention requires much more than public statements and press releases. At The Harbinger Group, we can help you rise above the clamor. We are  focused on strategy first and tactics second. Our strategic communications team helps integrate your campaigns so they speak with a single voice, resulting in a clear message that resonates with audiences.  ... learn more about The Harbinger Group

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    10 - 49
    Chicago,  Illinois
  • Public Communications Inc. (PCI) is an award-winning, national, integrated communications firm headquartered in Chicago specializing in healthcare, conservation, nonprofit and culture and destination communications. We are a communications and marketing agency with a purpose – to make a positive difference for our clients, our community and the world. PCI is a founding partner of the Worldcom Public Relations Group. ... learn more about Public Communications Inc

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    NA
    10 - 49
    Chicago,  Illinois
  • Heron Agency

    We believe in our reputation

    Heron is an award-winning lifestyle communications agency. Our comprehensive results-driven campaigns are ROI-proven and help garner attention that leads to real bottom line results. Our robust local, national and international campaigns include not only Public Relations and Marketing, but Digital Strategies, Social Media, Influencer Relations, and the development of Strategic Alliances and Promotions. Each Heron account is managed by a team of seasoned professionals with the experience and relationships that deliver. ... learn more about Heron Agency

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    NA
    10 - 49
    Chicago,  Illinois
  • Cooperate Marketing

    People > Platforms

    As through-channel marketing experts, we offer unparalleled focus and dedicated care to our clients. We proactively identify ways to address their needs, optimize their ROI, and deliver leading-edge technology with old-fashioned, high-touch service. What truly sets us apart from other through-channel agencies is our total dedication to providing the highest level of service and support to our Clients’ Channel Partners.   ... learn more about Cooperate Marketing

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    NA
    10 - 49
    Chicago,  Illinois
  • Merkle

    Truth in Data. Proof in performance

    Merkle is a global data-driven, technology-enabled performance marketing agency. For nearly 30 years, Fortune 1,000 companies and leading nonprofit organizations have partnered with us to build and maximize the value of their customer portfolios.  ... learn more about Merkle

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    $100 - $149/hr
    1,000 - 9,999
    Chicago,  Illinois
  • Sherman

    Communications & Marketing Inc

     Chicago public relations firm providing senior-level talent, multiple-industry expertise, and innovative marketing and public relations ideas that work. We take a holistic approach to understand and help solve your challenges. We’re equal parts business consultants, marketing specialists and expert story tellers. But, most importantly, we’re committed to helping grow your business. Whether you’re launching a new product, service or entire business; rebranding your organization; want to distinguish yourself and ... learn more about Sherman

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    NA
    10 - 49
    Chicago,  Illinois
  • Manifest LLC

    WE MAKE BRANDS UNMISTAKABLE

    Manifest makes brands unmistakable, to the people that belong to their audiences, through content that serves and inspires, on platforms that deliver distinct experiences with personal impact, precisely measured. ... learn more about Manifest LLC

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    $100 - $149/hr
    250 - 999
    Chicago,  Illinois
  • Tech Image

    PR Agency Chicago

    ounded in 1993, Tech Image is an award-winning public relations, social media and digital marketing agency that helps organizations strengthen their brand, drive new revenue and position their messaging across target audiences. With B2B, B2C and B2G expertise, global companies trust Tech Image to craft their progressive and innovative brand presence. Tech Image is a wholly-owned subsidiary of SmithBucklin, the association management and services company more organizations turn to than any other. For additional information ... learn more about Tech Image

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    NA
    50 - 249
    Chicago,  Illinois
  • Muse Duran

    We Are Viral

    Muse Duran got its start from two friends that worked together for decades, in the automotive management world.  One day, they had a dream of making their passion, their careers.  Their vision was of a full video production agency comprised by a team of hard working, like minded misfits, that shared a passion for making great creative come to life!  Unlike a lot of other agencies, the founders of Muse Duran have been on the other side of the business as clients, like you.  ... learn more about Muse Duran

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    NA
    50 - 249
    Chicago,  Illinois
  • New Honor Society

    Marketing & Advertising

    New Honor Society (San Francisco | Chicago | Saint Louis) is an award-winning creative boutique that has helped clients like Microsoft, Logitech, Heluva Good and Nestlé Dreyer's/Edy's create greater engagement and advocacy by behaving more like "people."​ As an FCB Company, New Honor Society has the creative fire of a start-up, with the resource depth of a global network. ... learn more about New Honor Society

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    < $25/hr
    10 - 49
    Chicago,  Illinois
  • Padilla

    Connect with purpose

    Padilla builds brands. Protects reputations. Creates high-impact communication strategies. And delivers fresh ideas that inspire action among consumers, investors, employees, community leaders and other people pivotal to our clients'​ success. ... learn more about Padilla

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    $100 - $149/hr
    250 - 999
    Chicago,  Illinois
  • iMarketings.eu

    Delivering Performance

    We Help U.S. eCommerce Companies To Grow In Europe And Scandinavia. iMarketings.eu generated for their eCommerce clients 262 million EUR in revenue last year in Europe and Scandinavia.   If you are already engaged in export or planning to be, we will be most useful in the following areas: Analysis of foreign markets (competition, target audience, etc.) Strategic planning (budget, message, channels etc.) Google Ads Website SEO Display Ads (banners) Social Ads (Facebook etc.) Content (social, blogs, influencers) ... learn more about iMarketings.eu

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    $50 - $99/hr
    10 - 49
    Chicago,  Illinois
  • Hirons

    Outwork Outthink Outperform

    Hirons has been an established leader in the industry since 1978, making us a trusted, stable and seasoned partner for our clients’ advertising and communications needs.  ... learn more about Hirons

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    < $25/hr
    10 - 49
    Chicago,  Illinois
  • Some Connect

    Left-Brained & Right-Brained People Come Together

    SoMe Connect is a full-service digital marketing agency that believes in producing inspiring creative, backed by data and insights. It’s creative meets quantitative. Small details that create the big picture. Because when right and left-brained people come together, it’s a beautiful thing. ... learn more about Some Connect

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    NA
    10 - 49
    Chicago,  Illinois
  • Swidia

    SWIDIA is a performance marketing agency.

    SWIDIA is a performance marketing agency that helps modern companies grow. We bring together the best-in-class to help solve your growth bottlenecks with full-funnel testing and engaging ad creatives. This provides your brand a foundation to produce results at scale. ... learn more about Swidia

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    NA
    10 - 49
    Chicago,  Illinois
  • Simple Truth

    We shape and activate brands.

    Simple Truth is a creative branding agency with a passion for helping our clients build their businesses. We spark audiences to action through clear and honest creative solutions. Let us help you harness your brand’s power for greater success. ... learn more about Simple Truth

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    $25 - $49/hr
    10 - 49
    Chicago,  Illinois
  • KSM Media

    Business First. Media Always.

    Kelly Scott Madison is a leading independent media agency that delivers results through original solutions. Our staff stays attuned to the latest industry trends, eager to provide clients with the next business-transforming insight. From experienced professionals to fresh minds, everyone at KSM shares the distinct desire to deliver results that go beyond the expected. ... learn more about KSM Media

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    NA
    50 - 249
    Chicago,  Illinois
  • RLM

    Communications advertising agency

    Founded in 2008, RLM Media is a full-service integrated marketing and communications advertising agency. A certified MBE, WBE and BEP organization, we thrive at understanding that “multicultural” is not an option, it is the makeup of the marketplace we live and work within. As a nimble and flexible team of experts, we often work with agency partners as subcontractors or agency teams adding value to the client’s overall strategy and process through our partnerships. Our services start with turning data and insights into underst ... learn more about RLM

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    NA
    10 - 49
    Chicago,  Illinois
  • Fresh Squeeze Digital

    Digital Marketing Solutions for Any Size Business

    Fresh Squeeze Digital partners with businesses and agencies to power fresh, local online campaigns with the latest in ad messaging technology - without all the minimums and red tape required by the typical big agencies.   ... learn more about Fresh Squeeze Digital

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    $50 - $99/hr
    2 - 9
    Chicago,  Illinois
  • ArtVersion

    Full-service Creative Agency.

    ArtVersion Interactive is an independent creative agency with a focus on company branding, graphic design, web design, and UI/UX strategies. We work with clients all over the US, Canada, and Europe. Across the industry, we are known for our expert ability to simplify complex processes and promote clarity. Our beliefs and core competencies in user-focused design across multidisciplinary areas allow for seamless consistency and a greater focus on the details that matter.  ... learn more about ArtVersion

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    $150 - $199/hr
    10 - 49
    Chicago,  Illinois
  • ElitePXL

    Design. Build. Accelerate.

    ElitePXL Media is an International Creative Powerhouse offering Cutting-Edge Advertising, Marketing & Digital Services. Being a full-service 360-degree Advertising, Branding, and Creative Marketing Agency based in Hyderabad with a presence in Australia, USA & the Middle East, we develop strategic marketing processes and craft innovative designs to help captivate our client's audiences. We bring life to uniquely creative designs & deliver unparalleled branding & marketing experience to ... learn more about ElitePXL

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    NA
    2 - 9
    Chicago,  Illinois
  • ADWEB STUDIO Houston

    Best SEO Company in Houston

    Adweb Studio is a creative digital agency specializing in Branding, Web Design, and Mobile App Development. ... learn more about ADWEB STUDIO Houston

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    NA
    10 - 49
    Chicago,  Illinois
  • Digital Tool USA

    seo company chicago, web design chicago il,

    Digiital Tool USA dedicated to building a strong reputation as the leading online web agency in USA. ... learn more about Digital Tool USA

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    NA
    10 - 49
    Chicago,  Illinois
  • Rightpoint

    Transform Your Customer Experiance

    Rightpoint is the independent customer experience agency with technology at its core. We create impactful digital experiences driven by insight, strategy, design, and technology to help clients succeed at the speed of innovation. Rightpoint serves more than 250 Fortune 1,000 companies and has been named one of Crain's 50 Fastest Growing Companies in Chicago for four consecutive years. Rightpoint is the largest independent agency with 400+ employees across 10 offices. For more information, visit rightpoint.com.   ... learn more about Rightpoint

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    $100 - $149/hr
    250 - 999
    Chicago,  Illinois