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Knoxville-Area Advertising & Marketing Firms Ranked According to 2021 Gross Local Billings
Rank
'22
'21CompanyPhone
Website
2021 gross billings
2021 accounts
% svcs. ad/PR/other
Employees:
Local
Total
Tot. offices
Notable 2021 clients
Top local executive
Founded locally
11Tombras
620 South Gay Street
Knoxville, TN 37902
865-524-5376
tombras.com
$490M
65
95% / 5% / NA
290
4701
5
Altar’d State, American Cancer Society, MoonPie, Orangetheory Fitness, Pilot Flying J, RE/MAX, Subway, Truist, Zaxby's
Dooley Tombras
President
1946
22Designsensory
1740 Commons Point Drive, Bldg. 1
Knoxville, TN 37932
865-690-2249
designsensory.com
$14.58M
85
50% / 10% / 40%
44
46
2
Twitter, Discovery, USA Fencing, USA Triathlon, Regal Cinemas, Zoo Knoxville, Gatlinburg
Joseph A. Nother
Brandon J. Rochelle
Principals
2001
33BigWheel
920 Volunteer Landing Lane, Ste. 201
Knoxville, TN 37915
865-584-9740
gobigwheel.com
$5M
NA
NA / NA / NA
22
NA
2
Clayton Homes, Disney, HCB Yachts
Parker Frost
Principal
1995
46Citizen Advertising
1601 Western Avenue, Suite 3
Knoxville, TN 37921
865-607-6335
citizenadagency.com
$4.9M
NA
90% / 10% / NA
10
10
1
NA
C.J. Ogle
Partner
2009
55Shelton Group
111 E. Jackson Ave., Ste. 201
Knoxville, TN 37915
865-524-8385
sheltongrp.com
$4.7M
48
78% / 0% / 22%
28
35
1
Eastman Chemical Company, Papa John's
Suzanne Shelton
President, CEO
1991
67low + tritt
123 Cross Park Drive, Ste. 225
Knoxville, TN 37922
865-693-8803
lowandtritt.com
$4M
NA
60% / 10% / 30%
2
NA
3
Markman's, CBBC, Joe Neubert, @Home, Agri Feed
Shawn Patrick Steadman
Vice president
1995
64Media Directions Advertising
9724 Kingston Pike, Ste. 301
Knoxville, TN 37922
865-691-9482
mdadv.com
$4M
NA
100% / NA / NA
NA
NA
1
Covenant Health, Buddy’s BBQ, Premier Surgical
Maureen Patteson
President
1981
88ADS Phoenix Marketing Communications
4624 Chambliss Ave.
Knoxville, TN 37919
865-573-9221
adsphoenix.com
$2.1M
NA
NA / NA / NA
14
14
1
Bush Brothers, Pilot Flying J, Clayton Homes, 21st Mortgage, Keurig Dr. Pepper, McGee Tyson Airport
Dave Kerschbaum
President
1985
910Asen Marketing & Advertising
18 Emory Place, Ste. 150
Knoxville, TN 37917
865-769-0006
asenmarketing.com
$1.39M
30
95% / 5% / 0%
10
9
1
Copper Cellar Family of Restaurants Smarter Furnishings The Lucas Center
Paul Scoonover
Stacey DeHart
Brookney Chamberlain
President
Account director
Account director
1983
108Draft
1060 World's Fair Park Drive, #105
Knoxville, TN 37916
865-300-6643
draftagency.com
$1.2M
NA
100% / NA / NA
10
10
1
Clayton Homes, ORNL Federal Credit Union, Discovery, Invincible Boats, Malibu Boats
Alex Oliver
President, CEO
2007
1112Colloredo & Associates
12748 Kingston Pike, Ste. 104
Knoxville, TN 37934
865-288-3467
colloredomarketing.com
$1.12M
33
95% / 5% / NA
7
7
1
Drs. Campbell, Cunningham, Taylor & Haun, EyeCare Optical, Atlanta Face & Body, Rembco Geotechnical Contractors, SWI Machinery, Project Glammers, Turnkey Sales, Merz Aesthetics
Bob Colloredo
President
2006
1211Rick Laney Marketing
9041 Executive Park Drive, Ste. 250
Knoxville, TN 37923
865-531-9158
ricklaneymarketing.com
$1.1M
25
40% / 10% / 50%
6
6
1
Mandy Hancock Law, OE Experiences, Mike Stevens Homes, Clinic Entrepreneur, Copper Cellar Family of Restaurants
Rick Laney
President, CEO
2012
1313New Frame Creative
9237 Middlebrook Pike
Knoxville, TN 37931
865-202-0408
newframecreative.com
$800,000
280
100% / NA / NA
6
7
1
U.S. Dept. of State, Oak Ridge Convention and Visitors Bureau, Baby2Baby, Weigels, The Love Kitchen, University of Tennessee
Greg Adkins
Founder, president
2015
1416Smarketing
6312 Kingston Pike
Knoxville, TN 37919
865-963-0642
smarketing4u.com
$540,000
52
10% / 10% / 80%
6
6
3
Crockett Creek Beef Jerky, Jefferson County Tourism, Jefferson County Government, Lawhorn CPA Group, Rowe Transfer, Knox County Health Department, Jefferson City Government
Fred Hess
President
2015
1518CMC Marketing Agency
450 Anglewood Drive
Lenoir City, TN 37772
865-388-4993
thecmcagency.com
$475,000
28
80% / 10% / 10%
4
5
1
Fox Farley Willis & Burnette Law, McGuire Roofing, WaveTech Therapy, Bill Jones Music
NA
NA
2011
1617TradeMark Advertising
1143 Oak Ridge Turnpike Ste 204
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
865-966-1690
trademarkads.com
$460,000
NA
60% / 5% / 35%2
5
5
1
NA
George G. Corley III
President
1996
1719Bombdiggity Consulting
12706 Woodcove Lane
Knoxville, TN 37922
865-719-7072
bombdiggity.com
$225,000
NA
40% / 30% / 30%
NA
NA
1
NA
Julie Morris
President, CEO
2012
18NRBrandetour
623 Copperfield Drive
Knoxville, TN 37934
865-777-2763
brandetour.com
$150,000
NA
20% / 10% / 70%3
4
4
1
NA
Marc Taylor
Creative director, brand specialist, graphic designer, content developer
1993
1 Plus; 2 Web marketing; 3 Web design
Source: Individual company representatives, individual company websites. NA=not applicable or not available. If you notice an error or omission, please contact Hayley Choy at 865-342-6494 or lists@knoxvillebiz.com.

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