Top 15 List of Advertising Agencies in Hong Kong
In the past we have taken a look at some of the top advertising agencies in China, now we will talk about advertising agencies in Hong Kong. All the major advertising agencies have offices in Hong Kong; so this list will take a look at some of the lesser known agencies and what is currently available if you are looking to avoid the 4A agencies, with that said, there are one or two 4As on the list.
“Beware the lollipop of mediocrity; lick it once and you’ll suck forever.” – Brian Wilson. With a slogan like that SALT better deliver quality service. SALT is a creative agency that specializes in brand design, content development and cultural engineering. This is what they believe builds a brand in the digital age. SALT is a Hong Kong based agency that provides Strategy, Design, Content and Culture services.
Yeung’s Design Interactive Limited is a Hong Kong based advertising company, which is better known as YSD. They were established in 2000. As of today, they have grown significantly to serve companies around the world. At the beginning, they started with only websites and corporate image design services. They cover four different aspects of advertising, which includes Internet, Printing, Interactive and Outdoor.
They provide a one stop, 360 digital solution to cater to all their clients digital and business needs. When it comes to digital, they will help you master the present while preparing for the future. Founded in 2001, New Digital Noise is the leading pioneer in building a brand’s market presence with their creative application of the latest technologies on the market. They help guide the brand, leading it to the consumer via marketable portals in the digital world.
Nemty Agency is a unique digital marketing agency based in Shenzhen and Hong kong. They provide a comprehensive set of digital marketing strategies to help you build a strong presence in China and engage your customers: digital strategy, translation, web design, e-commerce, mobile applications, search engine optimization (SEO), and social media marketing.
Laundromatte, a creative production house that has created, amongst other things, award-winning videos for advertising placements (TVC) and short films for clients such as Ogilvy, DHL, and Adidas. Their dedication to crafting a captivating story behind their productions is what brings them to the forefront of the industry.
AMAZE Mobile Media, the mobile advertising arm of the Gravitas Group, empowers advertisers to engage with target customers through innovative mobile advertising formats to generate excellent ROI. AMAZE Mobile Media has diversified types of mobile inventories to accommodate for different marketing strategies and goals. AMAZE Mobile Media provides a comprehensive mobile media mix for advertisers to implement their advertising campaign successfully with desirable return on investment. It has already run over 1,000 branding campaigns for more than 200 renowned brands and organizations since 2009.
With more than 110 employees, TBWA\ is one of the leading creative agencies in Hong Kong, having built partnerships with global and local clients such as Apple, adidas, AIA, CSL, Four Seasons, Infiniti, Standard Chartered, Wrangler and Wyeth. As a truly integrated agency, their employees work across all disciplines to deliver strong business results for clients. They provide innovative perspectives on brand storytelling and engagement using global strategic planning tools, Disruption and Media Arts.
Social Stand, is a Hong Kong-based social media agency specializing in social media marketing strategies that are designed to improve online branding, awareness and ROI while helping businesses of all sizes benefit from the relatively new world of social media. Social Stand offers a broad range of services that include Digital Marketing & Advertising Strategy, Social Media Community Management (Facebook, Instagram, Google+, LinkedIn), Digital Marketing Campaign development, Mobile Marketing Campaign & App development, Blogger, KOL Event & Engagement, IM (WeChat, Line) Official Account Management, Web Site Design, Online Media Buy and other social networking accounts.
They are an award-winning full service digital marketing agency with international exposure. By combining innovative strategies, digital marketing services and revolutionary technologies, they aspire to maximize their clients brand’s online footprint, to create an online presence that directly engages and brings customers closer to their brand, and to help their clients build sustainable and important relationships with their customers with measurable results.
Hotmob is a joint venture company of GT Group and NDN Group. As an innovator in mobile marketing, Hotmob provides the lucrative mobile advertising marketplace for advertisers and publishers to discover advertising opportunities on the mobile Internet and monetize their mobile traffic. Hotmob has built up the first and the biggest mobile advertising network in Hong Kong and the Greater China Region by partnering with leading mobile operators, media publishers and instant messaging service provider. Hotmob serves as a bridge to help advertisers promote their products and services to target customers on one side and help publishers generate extra revenues by pushing advertisements to their mobile sites or portals on the other side.
At Leo Burnett their purpose is to be the world’s best creator of ideas that truly move people…Bar None. Together with their partners, they strive to put a meaningful human purpose at the center of their clients’ brands, to transform the way people think, feel and ultimately behave. Need they say more?
Orijen was founded in 2000 by a keen group of design and marketing professionals with extensive experience in Hong Kong and the other Asian markets. They offer strategic branding, marketing communications and design services. Their combined skills in the creative, design, planning, project management and marketing disciplines are brought together to enable good thinking and integrated creativity from the very beginning of a project.
CinMedia Limited is a leading in-flight magazine production and advertising service provider. They are the sole in-flight magazine publisher and advertising representative of the largest airlines in Mainland China (China Eastern Airlines and China Southern Airlines), the largest airlines in Taiwan (China Airlines) and the 3rd largest airlines in Hong Kong (Hong Kong Airlines). They have an extensive sales network in Mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Southeast Asia, Europe and USA.
Hippo Studio is a versatile communications design studio founded in Hong Kong. They make use of their professionalism and creative abilities to produce a full line of marketing strategies, corporate literature, identity programs, advertising, and multimedia products. They serve a wide variety of clients in the fields of retails, financial institute, university and social services. They believe that great communications can smooth the way for their clients.
1.618 is an Italian independent creative group. Based in Hong Kong they represent the excellence of Italian design, branding, web and advertising in Asia Pacific. They rely on a team of +100 professionals in 15 different disciplines, and more than 30 years of experience in the field. Their knowledge and creative approach are conceived to give brands charisma and distinction. Bright ideas are never born by chance.
Note: I have not worked with any of these agencies and I do not have firsthand experience.
Conclusion - Advertising Agencies in Hong Kong
This is just a small list of advertising agencies in Hong Kong and there are many, many more. I would love to hear about any advertising agencies in Hong Kong that you have worked with and what experiences you had working with them. Please leave a comment and let us know.
If this list was not what you were looking for than maybe you should check out a List of Social Media Marketing Companies in China, Top 13 Advertising Agencies in Shanghai, or Top 10 list of Advertising Agencies in Beijing.