The holding company of advertising agency Havas, which owns the Euro RSCG network, pays on average the highest salaries in the business, according to an estimate by Deutsche Bank analyst Matt Chesler. Aegis, the British company that owns media buying agency Carat in the U. S., was revealed to have paid agency heads last year in a report by Kingston Smith. The shift in money from traditional advertising to digital marketing, such as email marketing, social media and programmatic ads, is giving rise to high-growth digital marketing agencies; however, there are still many traditional creative and advertising agencies that are adapting to the digitally focused landscape.
Advertising agencies are seeking to fill hundreds of open positions, even as an economic slowdown threatens marketing spending. Whether you're a newcomer looking to get into the business or a seasoned veteran looking for new opportunities, you can use The Creative Ham's list of advertising agencies to discover great creative advertising agencies you didn't know existed. Most recently, Havas acquired Japanese agency Tambourine, an e-commerce customer experience agency with around 70 employees, specializing in leveraging Salesforce's cloud-based technology to improve digital services.