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Knoxville-Area Advertising and Marketing Firms Ranked According to 2015 Gross Local Billings
Rank
'16
'15CompanyPhone
Website
2015 gross billings
2015 accounts
% svcs. ad/PR/other
Employees:
Local
Total
Tot. offices
Notable 2015 clients
Top local executive
Founded locally
11The Tombras Group
630 Concord St.
Knoxville, TN 37919
865-524-5376
tombras.com
$130M
15
60% / 5% / 35%
140
161
4
McDonald's, Bush Bros., Michelin North America, Orange Theory Fitness
Charlie Tombras
President, CEO
1946
22FMB Advertising
145 S. Gay St.
Knoxville, TN 37902
877-345-4281
EngageFMB.com
$5.61M
NA
60% / 15% / 25%
13
13
1
NA
Jody M. Freeman
President, CEO
1986
33Media Directions Advertising
9724 Kingston Pike, Ste. 301
Knoxville, TN 37922
865-691-9482
mdadv.com
$5.1M
NA
100% / NA / NA
5
5
1
NA
Maureen Patteson
President
1981
44Pyxl1
2099 Thunderhead Road, Ste. 301
Knoxville, TN 37922
865-690-5551
thinkpyxl.com
$5M
76
10% / 10% / 80%
32
44
3
Covenant Health, Maryville College, UC Berkley, Delta Dental
Joshua Phillips2
Creed Huckaby3
Ramona Koplan4
NA
2001
55Internet Marketing Expert Group (IMEG)
305 Elm St.
Sevierville, TN 37862
865-622-2008
imegonline.com
$4.1M
96
90% / 2% / 8%
14
23
3
Timber Tops, Visit My Smokies, Wyndham Vacation Rentals, Jackson Mountain Homes, Stephen Burroughs
Justin A. Jones
Jason West
CEO, founder
CFO
2009
67TDraft Agency5
120 S. Gay St., Ste. 401
Knoxville, TN 37902
865-394-6079
draftagency.com
$3.9M
25
100% / NA / NA
12
12
1
Greater Knoxville Honda Dealers, ORNL Federal Credit Union, Scripps Networks, Clayton Homes
Alex Oliver
President
2007
77TThe Bingham Group
11921 Kingston Pike, Ste. 201
Knoxville, TN 37934
865-523-5999
binghamgroup.com
$3.6M
NA
95% / 5% / NA
7
9
2
NA
Lisa Atkins Bingham
President, creative director
1990
86Designsensory
1740 Commons Point Drive, Bldg. 1
Knoxville, TN 37932
865-690-2249
designsensory.com
$3.35M
49
50% / 10% / 40%
31
31
2
Boy Scouts of America, Centers for Disease Control, Outward Bound, UT Medical Center,
Joseph A. Nother
Brandon J. Rochelle
Principals
2001
97TLow + Tritt
9724 Kingston Pike, Ste. 305A
Knoxville, TN 37922
865-693-8803
lowandtritt.com
$3M
26
75% / 10% / 15%
3
7
2
CBBC, Home Federal Bank, Markmans, Joe Neubert Collision Centers, Stokes Lighting Centers, Dickey's Barbecue Pit
Shawn Patrick Steadman
Vice president
1995
10NRAckermann PR
1111 Northshore Drive, Ste. N400
Knoxville, TN 37919
865-584-0550
ackermannpr.com
$2.41M
64
9% / 73% / 18%
14
16
3
University of Tennessee Medical Center, ChoiceSpine, Smoky Mountain Harley Davidson, LHP Capital
Cathy Ackermann
President, CEO
1981
1110Schaefer Marketing Solutions
P.O. Box 190
Louisville, TN 37777
865-456-1939
businessesgrow.com
$1.5M
20
10% / 20% / 70%6
3
10
1
Johnson & Johnson, Merck, Wyndham Resorts, Cisco, Dell, IBM, adidas
Mark Schaefer
Executive director
2008
11NRAsen Marketing & Advertising
18 Emory Place, Ste. 100
Knoxville, TN 37917
865-769-0006
asenmarketing.com
$1.5M
65
100% / 0% / 0%
10
10
1
Copper Cellar Corp., The Law Office of G. Turner Howard III, DeRoyal, Architectural Graphics Inc.
Paul Scoonover
President
1983
13NRColloredo & Associates
P.O. Box 31641
Knoxville, TN 37930
865-288-3467
colloredomarketing.com
$1.25M
19
95% / 5% / NA
5
5
2
Drs. Campbell, Cunningham, Taylor & Haun, Campbell Cunningham Laser Center, Tennsmith, Inc., Roper Whitney, Inc., Go Glamorous, Vein Specialists, Ray Varner Ford, Perfection Group, Eye Surgery Center of East Tennessee, Rembco Geotechnical Contractors, Inc., AcuFocus, Inc.
Bob Colloredo
President
2006
1411Ascertainment Marketing
849 Garrison Ridge Blvd.
Knoxville, TN 37922
865-310-1505
ascertainment.net
$1.15M
5
95% / NA / 5%
1
1
1
Blount Memorial Hospital, Sugarlands Distilling Company, United Way of Greater Knoxville, University of TN Graduate and Executive Education
Nina D. Reineri
Owner, president
1996
1512TradeMark Advertising
9815 Cogdill Road, Ste. 4
Knoxville, TN 37932
865-966-1690
trademarkads.com
$600,000
NA
60% / 5% / 35%7
8
8
1
Carson-Newman University,Lincoln Memorial University, Zarin Medical, Elliot's Boots
George G. Corley III
President
1996
1613Morris Creative Group
555 W. Jackson Ave.
Knoxville, TN 37902
865-637-9869
morriscreative.com
$592,770
98
30% / 20% / 50%
7
7
1
Second Harvest Food Bank of East TN, Asset Planning Corp., Knoxville Ice Bears, StackVelocity
Chuck Morris
Principal
1991
17NRRick Laney Marketing
9041 Executive Park Drive, Ste. 114
Knoxville, TN 37923
865-300-4538
RickLaneyMarketing.com
$550,000
24
50% / 20% / 30%
3
3
1
McGhee Tyson Airport, UT Federal Credit Union, Copper Cellar Family of Restaurants, Buds Gun Shop & Range
Rick Laney
President, CEO
2012
1814BRANDETOUR
P.O. Box 23877
Knoxville, TN 37933
865-777-2763
brandetour.com
$405,000
NA
20% / 10% / 70%8
NA
NA
1
NA
Marc Taylor
Managing member, creative lead
1993
1917Bombdiggity Consulting
12706 Woodcove Lane
Knoxville, TN 37922
865-719-7072
bombdiggity.com
$155,000
12
40% / 30% / 30%
NA
1
1
TJ Development, Parkview Senior Living, UT Knoxville, Knoxville Academy of Medicine, Fifteen Alarms
Julie Morris
President, CEO
2012
1 Source declined to participate. Information from 2015 survey; 2 President; 3 Managing director; 4 VP, finance & operations; 5 Formerly JAOPRO; 6 Social media, Web development, training; 7 Web marketing; 8 Web design
Source: individual co. representatives, co. websites. NA=not applicable or not available. If you notice an error or omission, please contact Angela Akers at 865-342-6424 or lists@knoxvillebiz.com.

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