Branding in Dallas: Meet Agency Creative


Agency Creative is the Dallas advertising agency with a particular passion for branding. When Agency Creative connects brands with customers, that is when this agency feels most alive!

With so many advertising agencies in the world, you might be wondering how Agency Creative set themselves apart from the competition. Well, the agency has a unique process called “Combustion” – where they do a deep dive of your brand and learn everything about your company before they fire up the creative and ignite your brand. They work hard, play hard, flame up but never flame out.
 

Inside Agency Creative

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Location: Dallas, TX

In Dallas Since: 1994 – a.k.a. the OJ Simpson year.

Core Services: We are a full-service advertising agency that specializes in developing highly strategic, integrated marketing campaigns that achieve stated client goals and establish a long-term foundation for positive business growth.

# of Employees: 25 very awesome and talented people.

# of Four-Legged Employees: 1 – Bruce the Moose, our Activities Director, is literally a party animal. He has no strategic skills to speak of, but he does crank up the fun-level in a pleasant shade of orange.

Company Mantra: “I own it.” Everyone in the agency takes ownership for what we create. Our passionate culture of committed ownership makes each and every staff responsible for the quality of our service, partnership and creative product.
 

Does your agency have a cool origin story?

After 12 years in advertising, Mark Wyatt was tired of watching agencies blatantly ignore what their clients were saying. He knew he could do better. So he created his own shop with the vision of treating clients as partners in a mutually respectful relationship.

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Most interesting physical thing in your office?

Our wooden Indian Chief. He’s always looking forward and watching out for us. Thanks buddy.

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What does #agencylife mean to you?

There’s more to advertising than making ads. #agencylife is about getting outside the office for a trip to the ballpark, a bowling session or packing food bags for children in Haiti with charities like Feed My Starving Children. To us, giving back is as important as our work.

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“Agency Creative gets our mojo from helping our clients succeed. Their success begets our success.”

– Scott Schindele, Account Director


 

Partners in Crime

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

Partner with clients to create impactful campaigns that get results.

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3 Characteristics We Look for in Potential Clients:

  • Transparent
  • Trusting
  • Fun

Our Clients Love Us Because:

We take emotional ownership of their brand. Our deeply immersive approach gets to the core of their business and lays the essential foundation to develop an effective marketing program right away and over the long term.

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Clients We’ve Helped:

Friday’s, Omnitracs, Children’s Health, Kim Bariatric Institute, Stryker, Assist Wireless, DFW Hospital Council Foundation, Simple Sleep Services

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Bigger’n Dallas

The #1 Thing We Love About Dallas:

The sports. Football, baseball, basketball, hockey and even soccer. Dallas has it all. And while we have off years, you know our teams are always going to be working to earn another championship.

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What makes Dallas the best city in Texas?

In addition to great sports teams, Dallas is an amazing market with a great talent pool, warm weather, a plethora of new business opportunities, great restaurants, and you can get nearly anywhere in the world from our airport.

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Most admired local brands in Dallas?

Southwest Airlines – Loved by both customers and employees alike, Southwest is the friendliest face you can find considering all the other pains involved in air travel.

Most admired marketing/digital/design influencer in Dallas?

Stan Richards – The man is synonymous with advertising in Dallas, and you don’t need to know him personally to respect what he has built for his own agency and his clients’ brands.

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

The Dallas Cowboys were originally named the Dallas Steers, and Lamar Hunt coined the term “Super Bowl” to describe the game between the AFL and NFL champions, and it stuck.

Best Restaurant in Dallas:

Abacus

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Rank the local colleges with the best creative talent:

UNT, Dallas Art Institute, Texas A&M Commerce, SMU

 

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.

Stay up-to-date on all the coverage during our #DallasSpotted Activation by visiting the Dallas Content Hub.


About Daniel Kim

Daniel is THE marketing guru at Agency Spotter. He holds a degree in Journalism from Georgia State University and has worked in the startup world ever since graduating. When Daniel isn't tearing up the marketing scene, you can usually find him playing basketball or enjoying a delicious bowl of Chipotle...