Agency Updates

MERGE Ranked in Top 100 on Ad Age Annual Report

MERGE increased 13 points from last year's standing — a testament to excellence.

PUBLISHED: 4/26/2022

(Chicago, IL, April 24, 2022) MERGE is proud to be recognized as one of the top 100 advertising and marketing-services agencies worldwide, according to the Ad Age Agency Report for 2022.  


The  Ad Age Agency Report, which ranks advertising and marketing-services agencies across the globe, shows revenue in 2021 grew at its fastest pace since 2000 as agencies showed resilience and relevance amid a marketing revolution. Coming in at number 85 this year, MERGE's standing has increased 13 points from last year's standing of 98 on the same list. 

"We are honored to be recognized by Ad Age and rapidly rising up the ranks yet again," says Patrick Venetucci, CEO of MERGE. "MERGE is proud to bring marketing and technology clients a unique combination of service offerings that meets their modern marketing needs and to be part of the new breed of private equity backed companies that are reshaping the agency landscape at an unprecedented pace."


MERGE joins over 300 other advertising and marketing agencies in this 78th annual report, which categorizes and features expanded rankings by discipline. The organization strives to promote health, wealth and happiness in the world by merging storytelling with technology and offers marketing and technology clients full-service capabilities including strategy. creative communications, experience engineering, performance marketing, media, digital platform development and more. 


MERGE has enduring client partnerships with American Express, T-Mobile, LG, Facebook, Adobe, Kate Spade NY, Coach, The North Face, Fidelity, Eaton Vance, BlueCross BlueShield, Abbott, Astellas, Seqirus, Supernus, Boston Scientific, Advocate Aurora Health, Indiana University Health and Marco’s Pizza. With 750+ employees across offices in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Denver, Kansas City, Montreal, New York City and Los Angeles, MERGE uses a talent-to-task process that enables clients to think higher and feel deeper about their customers.