Considering a sports agency as the Rugby World Cup kicks off? Here are 20
The Rugby World Cup is set to begin across the channel, so we’ve compiled a list of the best sports agencies in the UK, according to clients.
The World Cup kicks off tonight in France / Unsplash
This week, the Rugby World Cup starts in France. Though you might not be eyeing up England’s chances, it is a chance to review the marketing tie-in efforts created by brands and their agency partners.
And it’s a chance to review your own. So, with that in mind, we scoured The Drum Recommends database for the 20 highest-rated agencies, under 30 staff, with experience in the sport sector, according to their own clients.
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Every year, The Drum Recommends receives thousands of ratings from advertisers. Marketers complete a survey that scores their agency’s performance, the quality and range of their services, as well as price. Agencies must receive at least three client ratings to become recommended for a service.
Below, you’ll find the names, headcount and office locations of the 20 top-scoring agencies, as rated by their clients.
|Agency||Number of staff||Location(s)|
|Burst Digital||11||London, New York, San Francisco|
|FDG Creative Ltd||8||Dorking|
|Harrison Carloss||13||London, Manchester, Stoke On Trent|
|Hydra Creative||20||London, Sheffield|
|Launch Online||27||Bristol, Exeter|
|SO Marketing||12||London, Stoke On Trent|
|Strafe Creative||15||London, Nottingham|
|Vivid Creative Ltd||16||Sheffield|
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