SmartSites Recognized As One Of The 100 Fastest Growing Agencies By Adweek

Sam Chadson Ng
Sam Chadson Ng

Assistant Director of Content

SmartSites AdWeek

SmartSites is named to Adweek’s second annual list of 100 fastest growing agencies while achieving a three-year revenue growth of 116%.

Adweek has announced the winners for 2020 Adweek 100: Fastest Growing Companies. SmartSites ranks No. 71 on the second annual list with a three-year revenue growth rate of 116 percent. This honor is presented to a wide array of small and large agencies that cover over 20 disciplines across the globe. The main industries include experiential, creative, digital, media, performance, full-service, and more. SmartSites, a full-service digital marketing agency, has grown its revenue by over 100 percent thanks to the work completed for clients such as AGA Parts, Sir Duct Brothers, and the New Jersey Institute of Technology.

To qualify for Adweek’s 100 Fastest Growing Companies list, companies must provide at least three years of earned revenue between 2017 and 2019. In addition, entrants had to achieve a minimum of $250,000 in revenue for the year 2017. Participating agencies are required to certify the accuracy of their reported revenue data. Adweek performs additional audits to determine the validity of the applicants’ information.

“When SmartSites was established in 2011, the digital marketing agency’s goal was to develop and grow strategic partnerships to help businesses succeed online,” explains Michael Melen (Co-CEO and COO of SmartSites) and Alex Melen (Co-founder of SmartSites). “SmartSites has achieved this goal by building strong partnerships with clients and hiring a dedicated team of marketers, web designers and developers, writers, and problem solvers, who all work together to make websites and online marketing campaigns successful.” The approach that SmartSites has employed over the years has proven to be effective. Key components of that plan include planning websites based on user intent, designing websites that users love and share, and promoting websites to improve their rankings on the SERPs (Search Engine Result Pages).

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About SmartSites

SmartSites’ areas of expertise include web design and development, organic SEO services, and PPC marketing. The digital marketing company operates six offices and employs over 140 employees worldwide. In addition to being featured in Forbes, Bloomberg, and Business Week’s Top 25 Entrepreneurs, SmartSites has also been named to the annual Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing companies for four consecutive years. Recent achievements also include ranking No.1 in GoodFirms’ digital marketing category and being named as one of the top eCommerce development companies by TechReviewer.