Employee-owned Mower, one of the leading independent marketing communications agencies in the country, has been named to the PRNews Agency Elite Top 100 list for 2023. This ranking spotlights Mower as one of the nation’s most innovative and strategic firms offering robust public relations and communications services, including brand building, crisis communications, media relations, public affairs, and social media capabilities.
Each year, PRNews publishes a comprehensive guide to the top communications, marketing and digital agencies in the business. Agencies are selected for the list by PRNews editorial staff and judged on the firm’s services, products, employee initiatives and activities, and core agency offerings.
Agencies were surveyed about new products, services and expertise offered over the last year to understand how the most innovative and most flexible agencies work in an increasingly fast-paced, ever-changing world. The agencies chosen set the bar as representative of the best in the industry.
“Being named to the PRNews Agency Elite Top 100 reflects the strength and creativity of the Mower PR & PA Group,” said Rick Lyke, executive vice president and managing director, Mower. “Mower’s integrated marketing approach across a core set of specialties — from travel and tourism to technology and robotics – delivers results for our clients. Plus we bring a set of specialty services, including crisis communications, media training and public affairs counseling that are useful in meeting real-world challenges faced by brands.”
The Agency Elite Top 100 ranking adds to the growing list of Mower’s recent industry accolades. The agency was also named Midsize Agency of the Year by the Association of National Advertisers, declared #6 of the top U.S. B2B marcomms agencies by B2B Marketing in their 2022 U.S. Agencies Benchmarking Report, and received an impressive number of awards for creative, digital and PR work in the first half of 2022.
Mower is a digitally integrated independent marketing, advertising and public relations agency with professional staff in New York City, Chicago, Boston, Atlanta, Charlotte, Cincinnati, and Buffalo, Rochester, Albany and Syracuse, N.Y. Mower delivers strategic insights and counsel, digital solutions, smart creative and award-winning results to clients in a wide range of industries and service sectors. It has earned top industry accolades from Clio, Cannes and ANA B2 awards and is the only full-service agency ranked in Ad Age, B2B Marketing, PRWeek and Chief Marketer. Mower is 100% employee-owned and part of two global agency networks—thenetworkone and IPREX—as well as the 4A’s.