Our Selection Process For
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Last updated: February 1, 2016

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Top 100 Public Relations Agencies

Best Public Relations Agencies - February 2016

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Rank

Company Name

Year
Founded

Revenue

Fulltime
Employees

Active
Clients

Client
Retention
Rate

Pricing

Major Clients

Other Core
Services

Needs Analysis

Creativity

Implementation

Reporting

Overall Performance

Overall Score

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Change in Rank

Leaders

1

Konnect Public Relations Los Angeles, California

Sabina Gault
213-988-8344
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2009

$250,000 - $1 million

32

50+

91%

L

Dave and Busters, Fatburger, Munchkin, Nestle Waters, Nautica

 

99

 

100

 

98

 

100

 

98

99%

NC

 

2

Crenshaw Communications New York, New York

Dorothy Crenshaw
212-367-9700
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2009

$3 million - $5 million

18

100+

97%

H

Exponential Interactive, Verizon, Silverpop, Magzter, Edible Arrangements

 

99

 

100

 

99

 

98

 

97

98.6%

NC

 

3

Prosper for Purpose Brecksville, Ohio

Lorraine Schuchart
216-469-7977
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2012

$250,000 - $1 million

19

45

94%

L

Driftwood Restaurants and Catering, The Holden Arboretum,

 

96

 

94

 

96

 

97

 

95

95.6%
Increased +24

+24

 
Strong Performers

4

Prosek Partners New York, New York

Jennifer Prosek
212-279-3115
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1991

$250,000 - $1 million

55

39+

96

L

Ally Bank, BNY Mellon, Braemar Energy Ventures, BTIG, Dow Jones, Edward Jones

 

100

 

100

 

100

 

100

 

100

100%
Increased +49

+49

 

5

Global Communicators Washington, District of Columbia

James Harff
202-371-9600
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1997

Under $250,000

47

100+

94

M

Copenhagen Consensus Center, Kohler Co., Montana State University Foundation, Plastics Engineering Co., Royal Thai Embassy Office of Commercial Affairs

 

100

 

99

 

100

 

99

 

98

99.2%
Increased +7

+7

 

6

Ink Link Marketing Pembroke Pines, Florida

Kimberly T. Miller
305-333-2809
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2012

$1 million - $3 million

20

65

98%

M

The Krystal Company, Tahoe Joe's, Ovation Brands, MIC Food, Primecard

 

96

 

98

 

99

 

98

 

100

98.2%

NC

 
Contenders

7

Fujita & Miura Public Relations, Inc. Chalfont, Pennsylvania

MIURA
808-245-3677
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2000

$250,000 - $1 million

10

45

95

H

Kauai Realty, Inc., Kiahuna Golf Club, Kymry Perez, Matsuri Kauai, Mark

 

100

 

99

 

100

 

100

 

99

99.6%
Increased +41

+41

 

8

Hawkins International Public Relations New York, New York

Jennifer Hawkins
212-255-6541
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2002

$250,000 - $1 million

40

70+

92

H

Jumby Bay, Caneel Bay, Gstaad Palace, Lake Arrowhead, Omni Resorts

 

96

 

98

 

96

 

100

 

98

97.6%
Increased +22

+22

 

9

Elasticity St. Louis, Missouri

Brian Cross
314-561-8253
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2010

Under $250,000

30

100+

92

H

Anheuser-Busch-Inbev, Capital One, Charter Communications, Dot Foods, Geostellar, Lanworth

 

96

 

99

 

97

 

100

 

97

97.8%
Increased +77

+77

 

10

Publix Northwest Portland, Oregon

Dianne Danowski smith
503-201-7019
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2009

$250,000 - $1 million

19

35

93

L

Confidential,

 

97

 

98

 

97

 

98

 

96

97.2%
Increased +16

+16

 

11

Racepoint Global Boston, Massachusetts

Ani Jigarjian
617-624-3200
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2003

$250,000 - $1 million

200

20+

98%

M

AT&T, ARM, Avery Dennison, Glidden, Kaiser Permanente

 

96

 

98

 

97

 

96

 

97

96.8%
Increased +38

+38

 

12

20K Group, LLC Houston, Texas

Deborah A. Fiorito
713-224-1877
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2003

$3 million - $5 million

40

70+

94

L

Preng & Associates, Prepared 4 Life, Rely Energy, Rice University, Rotorcraft Inc.

 

99

 

96

 

95

 

96

 

97

96.6%
Increased +9

+9

 

13

The Kula Group Dallas, Texas

Wendy Browder Kula
972-668-9583
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2004

Under $250,000

10

30+

92%

L

Johnson & Johnson, Texas Back Institute Research Foundation

 

95

 

98

 

96

 

97

 

96

96.4%
Increased +18

+18

 

14

GolinHarris Chicago, Illinois

Al Golin
312-729-4000
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1956

$5 million - $10 million

830

1000+

95

M

truth Campaign, Dow Chemical, Toyota Motor, Johnson & Johnson, Dove

 

96

 

97

 

96

 

98

 

14

80.2%
Increased +77

+77

 

15

The Dilenschneider Group Inc. New York, New Jersey

Robert L. Dilenschneider
212-922-0900
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1991

$250,000 - $1 million

100

200+

94

H

Confidential

 

97

 

95

 

96

 

95

 

96

95.8%
Increased +37

+37

 

16

Pierce Mattie Communications New York, New York

Serge Gurin
212-243-1431
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2001

Unknown

20

36+

94

H

Company Kids, Old Navy, JOICO, GUESS, Ethan Allen

 

95

 

99

 

97

 

98

 

96

97%
Increased +64

+64

 

17

Dukas Public Relations New York, New York

Richard Dukas
212-704-7385
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2002

$250,000 - $1 million

17

300+

92

L

BlueMountain Capital, Conifer Group, Credit Union National Assn., EisnerAmper, Gamco Investors, Global X Management

 

94

 

96

 

94

 

97

 

95

95.2%
Increased +11

+11

 

18

AMDG Public Affairs Buffalo, New York

Marissa A. Wilson
716-523-6817
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2011

$250,000 - $1 million

10

15+

91

H

Confidential

 

96

 

96

 

94

 

95

 

94

95%
Increased +63

+63

 

19

gabbegroup New York, New York

Jill S. Gabbe
212-220-4444
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1980

Under $250,000

15

100+

94

L

American Red Cross Sept. 11 Recovery Grants Program, American Management Assn., Art Students League of New York, Aspen Institute Business & Society Program, BD (Becton Dickinson), Beldon Fund

 

94

 

94

 

95

 

94

 

96

94.6%
Increased +57

+57

 

20

Redington, Inc. Westport, Connecticut

Thomas Redington
203-222-7399
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1972

Under $250,000

45

35+

92

L

InspireMD, Crucell, Lpath, Dynavax, Medgenics

 

93

 

93

 

95

 

94

 

96

94.2%
Increased +45

+45

 

21

20kgroup Houston, Texas

Deborah A. Fiorito
713-224-1877
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2003

Under $250,000

10

30+

95%

L

Preng & Associates , Prepared 4 Life , Rely Energy , Rice University , Rotorcraft Inc.

 

92

 

94

 

95

 

94

 

95

94%
Increased +76

+76

 

22

Blaze Santa Monica, California

Matt Kovacs
310-395-5050
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1990

Under $250,000

10

100+

96

M

7-Eleven, AmaWaterways, BrunchButler, Claremont Hotel, Club & Spa, Dripp Coffee, Grill Concepts

 

95

 

95

 

95

 

91

 

92

93.6%
Increased +56

+56

 

23

Richmond Public Relations Seattle, Washington

Louis Richmond
206-682-6979
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1992

$3 million - $5 million

52

64

90

L

Canlis Restaurant, Charlie, Chow Foods, City of Everett, Coastal Hotels, CRISTA

 

95

 

95

 

91

 

92

 

94

93.4%
Increased +56

+56

 

24

PURE Brand Communications Denver, Colorado

Larry G. Holdren
303-625-1067
More info

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2003

$250,000 - $1 million

30

55+

94

M

Confidential

 

93

 

91

 

94

 

93

 

94

93%
Increased +47

+47

 

25

Alpine PR Marietta, Georgia

Wendy Alpine
404-641-6170
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2003

Under $250,000

10

32

92

H

Merial, UPS

 

91

 

94

 

94

 

93

 

92

92.8%
Decreased -10

-10

 

26

Reilly Group Communications, Inc. Chicago, Illinois

Susan J. Reilly
773-348-3800
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1996

$250,000 - $1 million

20

35+

92

M

Joseph Abboud, Furla, Escada, Capelli, butter London

 

94

 

94

 

92

 

92

 

91

92.6%
Increased +13

+13

 

27

Regan Communications Group Boston, Massachusetts

George Regan
617-488-2800
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1984

$1 million - $3 million

65

300+

92

M

Simon Malls, New Balance, Simon Malls, Bank of America, MercuryMedia

 

93

 

92

 

93

 

93

 

91

92.4%
Increased +28

+28

 

28

DoubleDimond Public Relations LLC Houston, Texas

Margot Dimond
713-426-4111
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2006

Unknown

10

50+

94

H

City of Galveston Recovers, CDM Smith, Center for Biological and Environmental Nanotechnology at Rice University, Dynamic Auction Solutions, ESCAPE Family Resource Center, GroundFORCE Building Systems

 

92

 

92

 

92

 

91

 

93

92%
Increased +65

+65

 

29

Permitting Partners WASHINGTON, Washington

Lindsey Johnson
802-342-0519
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2010

$250,000 - $1 million

40

34

94

H

GenPower, Access Energy, Omya, Vermont Railway, Ridge Road Quarry

 

91

 

91

 

92

 

93

 

92

91.8%
Decreased -12

-12

 

30

Edge Communications, Inc. Los Angeles, California

Kenneth Greenberg
323-469-3397
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1996

$250,000 - $1 million

20

300+

92

M

CallFire, Green Plug, Infinitely Virtual, ISI Translation Services, Ocean Media, PathCentral

 

93

 

92

 

92

 

91

 

90

91.6%
Increased +11

+11

 

31

Patriot Strategies Washington , District of Columbia

George Seymore
202-559-9048
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2008

$250,000 - $1 million

10

42

95

H

JPMorgan Chase, MetLife, Aetna, P&G, American Diabetes Association, comcast

 

86

 

93

 

93

 

92

 

92

91.2%
Increased +35

+35

 

32

JB Cumberland Public Relations New York, New York

Joanna Cumberland
646-230-6940
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1999

Under $250,000

10

100+

93

L

Bodum, Cat Cora Cooking Tools, Caffe, Fusionbrands, Focus Products Group, iSi North America

 

90

 

91

 

89

 

92

 

92

90.8%
Decreased -13

-13

 

33

Frause Seattle, Washington

Bob Frause
206-352-6402
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1999

$250,000 - $1 million

20

100+

92

L

3D Digital, Advanced Composite Systems, Annie Wright Schools, BlueVolt , Boys & Girls Clubs

 

91

 

91

 

89

 

90

 

91

90.4%
Decreased -29

-29

 

34

SQM Public Relations LLC North Bethesda, Maryland

Sabrina McGowan
240-401-2092
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2013

$250,000 - $1 million

58

10+

92

L

Aldridge LLP, National Lime Association, Strategic Design Studio, Barkley Kalpak Agency

 

90

 

92

 

90

 

90

 

89

90.2%
Increased +41

+41

 

35

Hart Associates Inc. Maumee, Ohio

Mike Hart
419-893-9600
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1965

$1 million - $3 million

50

500+

97

M

Paramount Health Care

 

91

 

90

 

88

 

91

 

90

90%
Increased +26

+26

 

36

Hermanoff Public Relations Farmington Hills, Michigan

Sandy M. Hermanoff
248-851-3993
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1999

$250,000 - $1 million

75

125+

94

H

Detroit Housing Commission, YMCA of Metropolitan Detroit, CHEP Automotive and Industrial Solutions

 

90

 

88

 

90

 

90

 

91

89.8%
Increased +56

+56

 

37

Fine Point PR Washington, District of Columbia

Jill Marie Wodtley
330-634-9811
More info

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2004

$250,000 - $1 million

10

35

94

L

Union Plus, Votizen, Hello FLO, Arabella, Rock The Vote

 

90

 

91

 

90

 

87

 

90

89.6%

NC

 

38

CCgroup London, United Kingdom

Ian Mccann
+44-2075357203
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1985

Unknown

33

34

92

H

Syniverse, AIRCOM International

 

88

 

88

 

89

 

90

 

91

89.2%
Increased +44

+44

 

39

Headwall Marketing Sacramento, California

Casey Hartwell
415-730-5073
More info

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2013

$1 million - $3 million

15

28+

93

H

Confidential

 

89

 

89

 

88

 

90

 

89

89%
Decreased -28

-28

 

40

Germinder & Associates, Inc. New York, NY

Lea-Ann Germinder
212-367-2170
More info

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2000

$250,000 - $1 million

70

120+

89

L

Confidential

 

87

 

89

 

87

 

90

 

90

88.6%
Decreased -4

-4

 

41

Hoffman Agency, The San Jose, California

Lou Hoffman
408-286-2611
More info

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1994

$1 million - $3 million

10

15+

86

L

Axis Communications, ARM, AppNeta, Alcatel-Lucent, acer

 

88

 

88

 

87

 

88

 

90

88.2%
Increased +44

+44

 

42

JCPR Parsippany, New Jersey

Jennifer Connelly
973-850-7300
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2004

$250,000 - $1 million

10

300+

96

M

Advisors Asset Management, Al Frank Asset Management, Altegris, American Beacon Advisors, Advisor Software, Aston Asset Management

 

89

 

88

 

87

 

87

 

89

88%
Increased +52

+52

 

43

Hagen PR Dornbirn, Austria

Bernhard Hagen
+43-5572408300
More info

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2009

$250,000 - $1 million

10

45

94

H

Blaser.swisslube, getzner, blum, ecoplast, sulzer

 

89

 

85

 

88

 

87

 

89

87.6%
Increased +53

+53

 

44

AM:PM PR Portland, Oregon

Allison McCormick
503-232-1015
More info

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2010

$250,000 - $1 million

10

25

94

L

Soulcake, Apprise Health, CCK Resturants, oandc.com, citrusbyte.com

 

88

 

88

 

87

 

89

 

85

87.4%
Decreased -31

-31

 

45

IPG New York, New York

Michael I. Roth
212-704-1200
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1998

Under $250,000

50

100+

92

L

IW Group, Mccann, Jack Morton, The Martin Agency, Cassidy & Associates

 

87

 

88

 

86

 

86

 

88

87%
Increased +23

+23

 

46

Clearpoint Agency, Inc. Encinitas, California

Bonnie Shaw
760-230-2424
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2003

Under $250,000

58

100+

91

M

Across Systems, Inc., CUSO Financial Services (CFS), HERAE, Localization World Conference, Sorrento Pacific Financial, Synteract

 

88

 

86

 

86

 

88

 

86

86.8%
Increased +13

+13

 

47

Public Communications Inc. Chicago, Illinois

Dorothy Oliver Pirovano
312-558-1770
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1962

$250,000 - $1 million

51

200+

97%

M

Accreditation Assn. for Ambulatory Health Care, AIDS Foundation of Chicago, Alliance of Marine Mammal Parks and Aquariums, American Academy of Dermatology, American Assn. of Physicists in Medicine, American Board of Medical Specialties

 

86

 

85

 

87

 

87

 

87

86.4%
Decreased -12

-12

 

48

Media Profile Toronto, ON, Canada

Alison M. King
416-504-8464
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1985

Unknown

40

65

93

H

abbvie, ancestry.ca, Brown-Forman, Caamp Accha, Brioche Doree

 

87

 

86

 

83

 

87

 

87

86%
Increased +16

+16

 

49

C. Blohm & Associates, Inc. Monona, Wisconsin

Charlene Blohm
608-216-7300
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2001

Under $250,000

35

20+

93

M

Atomic Learning, Brain Parade, Califone, Filament Games, Robokind

 

87

 

85

 

86

 

86

 

85

85.8%
Decreased -15

-15

 

50

Pilot PMR Toronto, Canada

David Doze
+1-416-462-0199
More info

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2004

$250,000 - $1 million

48

54

99

H

Burger King, Electrolux, TEDx Toronto, FirstOntario Credit Union, Clover Leaf

 

85

 

87

 

87

 

85

 

84

85.6%
Increased +6

+6

 
Needs Analysis

It is important for a PR firm to have an in-depth understanding of your needs as a client. During our evaluation we gauge the overall amount of needs analysis performed by the PR firm in order to identify your existing strengths and weaknesses. This ensures that the PR firm will be able to develop a strategy which captures exactly what your company needs in your public relations strategy.

51

Edelman New York, New York

Daniel J. Edelman
212-768-0550
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1952

Above $10 million

4000

10000+

97

M

Berliner Pilsner, Microsoft, PayPal, American Heart Association, Hewlett Packard

 

85

 

86

 

84

 

87

 

84

85.2%

NC

 

52

Exponent Minneapolis, Minnesota

Tom Lindell
612-305-6003
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1980

$5 million - $10 million

50

500+

93

L

CHS, Inc., DuPont, Farm Credit Services of Mid-America, General Mills, IBA, International Olive Council

 

86

 

86

 

85

 

85

 

83

85%
Decreased -49

-49

 

53

Mutual PR Andheri (E), Mumbai, India

Mr. Priyadarshi Sharma
+91-22-61271051/52
More info

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1995

Under $250,000

60

32

93%

L

Yahoo India, STMicroelectronics, NComputing, Synopsys, Telit Wireless

 

86

 

85

 

84

 

86

 

83

84.8%
Increased +24

+24

 

54

Harris Forbes Associates West Hartford, Connecticut

Cheryl Harris Forbes
860-232-0277
More info

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2006

$250,000 - $1 million

25

40+

94

H

University of Hartford, Epilepsy Foundation of Connecticut , Oxygen

 

86

 

86

 

81

 

84

 

86

84.6%
Increased +3

+3

 

55

42 West New York, New York

Tom Reno
212-277-7555
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2006

$5 million - $10 million

30

100+

98

M

References available upon request

 

84

 

85

 

86

 

83

 

84

84.4%
Decreased -8

-8

 

56

PMK BNC Los Angeles, California

Michael Nyman
310-854-4800
More info

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2009

$5 million - $10 million

250

35+

94

L

Confidential

 

83

 

85

 

83

 

85

 

84

84%
Decreased -51

-51