Agency Shortlist - Boutique & Mid-Size
Marketing Agency Selection
If you're seeking a short-list of qualified firms for your particular needs, Smarti is your solution.
We're constantly gathering intelligence
on agencies, talking to their key leaders,
and fine-tuning our agency profiles. All
our information is then entered into Smarti's proprietary database, populated
with over a thousand best-in-class boutique
and mid-sized agencies.
Whether you're looking to bring on an agency
specializing in branding, website design and development, public relations, digital marketing,
social media, direct marketing, creative advertising or media
buying, our mission is to pinpoint the most
qualified partners for your organization's needs.
Our agency profiles map 85 distinct data
points, including marketing
practices, audience expertise, industry experience, size, location,
budgets, typical scope of work engagements and more. Although we start with
our database, our recommendations are not
based on computer-generated results alone.
We personally review agencies' portfolios
and case studies, and interview key players
to discern style and culture. Smarti then
hand selects and rigorously screens agency
candidates, mapping capabilities to your specific criteria and short or long
At the end of the 4-week process, we ultimately
present you with a highly targeted, relevant
shortlist of agency specialists uniquely
qualified for your initiative (with the
credentials to prove it.)
Welcome to value not volume. While others
search, Smarti finds - securing the best
rates in the market because we're constantly
in the market. All the while maintaining
a neutral perspective, as we're not tied
to a specific medium, discipline or agency
... just you.
Smarti only charges clients a minimal set-up fee that commits our time and resources. We have a vested interest in making the right "match" and only make money if you successfully hire an agency. We earn a commission from the selected agency for bringing them an ideally suited client.
Already have a selection of firms? Leverage
our agency search consulting services. An
objective third party, we can ask the right
questions, uncover their strengths, differences
and help your team professionally evaluate
Let's get started...
Expert Agency Selection - Why it matters.