Category: Top 5 Southeast Agencies

The Southeast continues to grow, and with that growth comes more prominent agencies in the region. From Richmond to Atlanta and Baton Rouge, the agencies on this list are helping bring more prominence to the area. Here are the Fastest Growing agencies in the Southeast.

Rank

Name

Industry

Location

Growth

Size

29
10
1

Arts & Letters Creative Co.
Creative
Virginia, United States
144%
101-200 Employees
Address
1805 Highpoint Avenue, Richmond
Region
U.S. Regional Agency ‚ Southeast (AL, AR, GA, LA, MS, NC, SC, TN, FL, WV, VA, KY) (1 office)
Agency Size
Single Office
Arts & Letters Creative Co.

Arts & Letters is a relatively new company, but one with a collective entrepreneurial spirit and an empowered and open way of working that its clients have come to value. The agency can quickly pivot to make the work better for its partners and the work environment better for its employees. “We are a group of realistic optimists whose philosophy is summed up not by any proprietary process but by an attitude of ‘we’ll figure it out’—a phrase we inscribed on the wall when we first opened our doors,” founder and ecd Charles Hodges tells Adweek. —K.O.

Rank

Name

Industry

Location

Growth

Size

31
2
9

Dagger
Full-Service
Georgia, United States
134%
51-100 Employees
Address
746 Willoughby Way NE #100, Atlanta
Region
U.S. Regional Agency ‚ Southeast (AL, AR, GA, LA, MS, NC, SC, TN, FL, WV, VA, KY) (1 office)
Agency Size
Single Office
Dagger

Founded in 2015, Atlanta agency Dagger focuses on making brands culturally relevant in a consumer-driven marketplace. It lives by the adage that brands must behave more like media companies and create and distribute content across all forms of media to prosper. Dagger started its own media brand, @Butter.ATL, equipped with in-house content production capabilities and offered free work to world-class brands during the pandemic as an investment in its relationships. —A.C.

Rank

Name

Industry

Location

Growth

Size

34
3

ThreeSixtyEight
Full-Service
Louisiana, United States
123%
21-50 Employees
Address
212 S14th Street, Ste. B, Baton Rouge
Region
U.S. Regional Agency ‚ Southeast (AL, AR, GA, LA, MS, NC, SC, TN, FL, WV, VA, KY) (1 office)
Agency Size
Single Office
ThreeSixtyEight

ThreeSixtyEight is a full-service creative agency that operates Big Fish Presentations, a service line that creates professional presentations and speaker training. The division has been instrumental in the agency’s growth, and it boasts clients including Century Link, Rakuten, Louisiana Economic Development and the Louisiana Department of Health. —A.C.

Rank

Name

Industry

Location

Growth

Size

42
4

Nimbus Inc.
Full-Service
Kentucky, United States
109%
11-20 Employees
Address
P.O BOX 43911, Louisville
Region
U.S. Regional Agency ‚ Southeast (AL, AR, GA, LA, MS, NC, SC, TN, FL, WV, VA, KY) (1 office)
Agency Size
Single Office
Nimbus Inc.

Nimbus Inc.—a strategic marketing and communications agency owned by a Black husband and wife team—captures, communicates and connects brands with diverse consumers who have been historically ignored. “Nimbus’ growth is tied to our ability to provide value that’s rooted in who we are as individuals and by bringing those diverse, individual backgrounds into the work, authentically,” says a company spokesperson. —A.C.

Rank

Name

Industry

Location

Growth

Size

43
5

Bellwood Labs
Digital
Georgia, United States
101%
1-10 Employees
Address
2275 Marietta Blvd NW, Suite 270-246, Atlanta
Region
U.S. Regional Agency ‚ Southeast (AL, AR, GA, LA, MS, NC, SC, TN, FL, WV, VA, KY) (1 office)
Agency Size
Single Office
Bellwood Labs

Bellwood Labs helps businesses of all sizes build and scale software products. As the market for custom software explodes, the agency attributes its growth to three primary avenues: reputation, referrals and web directories and reviews. “A fast-growing agency cannot exist without a ‘service-market fit’—the industry must authentically need the services, in a big way that is not being well-served,” according to a company spokesperson. —A.C.