WHO WE ARE

An Independent Advertising And Branding Agency

Five years ago, we founded Solve as an answer to an industry where agencies are more concerned with their own agendas and bottom lines than their clients’ business.

We use smart, insightful strategy to pave the way for powerful ideas that change the fortunes of brands. We’re a potent team of experienced, critical thinkers who are among the best in the world at what we do.

Our approach puts client challenges at the center. We aren’t confined by a traditional process that dictates the kinds of solutions we offer. Our ideas are free to take whatever form, shape or size the problem calls for.

RECOGNITION

Ad Age “Small Agency of the Year,” 2013, 2016

We’ve been named one of the top small agencies in America. Twice. Solve is the youngest agency to ever win the Ad Age “Small Agency of the Year” award. The award is based on creative work, client results and business growth among independent agencies with fewer than 150 people. Click here to view our case studies.


One Of The Most Effective Independent Agencies In North America

PSFK, a globally regarded trend spotting resource for marketing and business audiences, has recognized Solve in their Top 15 List of North America’s most effective independent agencies. The ranking is based on caliber of creative, media strategies and ideas.


iMedia Digital Small Agency of the Year

iMedia Communications, the most influential community of senior marketers in the rapidly evolving digital world, named Solve a Digital Small Agency of the Year. The annual national award recognizes the most valuable, innovative agencies in digital marketing – large and small – and is based on depth of creative work and innovative execution.


Top 15 Fastest-Growing Independent Agencies In The U.S.

The Agency Post, an industry blog devoted to thought leadership, has named Solve to their list of 15 fastest-growing independent agencies in the U.S. Beyond rate of growth, agencies are honored for their fortitude, strong relationships, strategic ideas and great work. Solve was also named by Inc. Magazine as one of America’s fastest-growing privately-held companies.

CORE BELIEFS

There are no parity brands. Only marketers with parity ambitions.

We believe the world belongs to the brave. We’re looking for like-minded clients with big aspirations.

In today’s transparent world, brand behavior and marketing are one.

We use the power of creativity to help companies articulate what they stand for and live it in everything they do.

There’s more to success than making money.

The most enlightened companies are driven by a purpose that’s bigger than their profit goals.

Brands are owned and shaped by communities.

Creating experiences and inspiring dialogue across all platforms is vital to growth.

CAPABILITIES
  • Business strategy
  • Brand architecture
  • Customer insights and target definition
  • Creative development and expression
  • Cross-platform media strategy and planning
  • Implementation across traditional, digital, social and emerging platforms
  • Social media strategy, content planning and community management
  • Performance reporting and optimization