Advertising in Dallas: Meet M/C/C

M/C/C is the Dallas advertising agency that started out in 1986 serving tech and B2B clients in marketing. Now a much different agency with a wider scope and client base, I label M/C/C as an advertising agency but they are so much more than that! They are an atypical agency that can be your digital agency, PR firm or become your traditional advertising agency. A true staple in the Dallas marketing scene, M/C/C long track record of results in every industry speaks for itself. Keep reading below to find out about this truly unique agency…

Inside M/C/C

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Location: Dallas, TX

In Dallas Since: 1986

Core Services: Full – service marketing communications.

# of Employees: 30

# of Four-Legged Employees: Agency President Mike Crawford has 200 + registered Texas Longhorns.

Company Mantra: “Living the Unexpected”


Does your agency have a cool origin story?

The agency was started in 1986 by Mike Crawford on a kitchen table with a telephone, a dream and a lot of determination.

Most interesting physical thing in your office?

Our Brain Power display. It’s a custom, multi-media installation that honors a different employee each month.


What does #agencylife mean to you?

Finding fun in daily work; relationships with co-workers; seriousness in work and casual culture.

“Do it right or don’t do it at all.”

– Jim Terry, SVP, Account Service


Partners in Crime

In 10 Words or Less, What We Do for Our Clients:

Engage buyers with our client’s products and services.


3 Characteristics We Look for in Potential Clients:

  • Collaborative
  • Visionary
  • Marketing-Focused

Our Clients Love Us Because:

We are pro-active, results-driven, responsive, informed, personable.


Clients We’ve Helped:

Texas Instruments, Harris CapRock, Chuck E. Cheese’s.



Bigger’n Dallas

The #1 Thing We Love About Dallas:

Great people and opportunity.

What makes Dallas the best city in Texas?

Access to culture, major sports, good universities, centralized in the US, cost of living, the people.


Most admired local brands in Dallas?

Southwest Airlines.

Most admired marketing/digital/design influencer in Dallas?

Stan Richards.


What is one thing people don’t know about Dallas that they should know?

The margarita machine was invented here.

Best Restaurant in Dallas:

Neighborhood Services and Rise No 1.

Rise No 1

Rank the local colleges with the best creative talent:

Art Institute of Dallas, TCU, SMU, UNT, Texas A&M Commerce.


The Dallas High Five

To highlight and celebrate the thriving marketing and design community in Dallas, Agency Spotter decided to launch the Dallas Activation Series. With so many great agencies and hidden gems, the Dallas creative scene should never be overlooked! So join us as we take y’all on a trip through the best marketing agencies and design firms representing Big D.

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Daniel Kim