Being boldly independent sometimes means climbing to the top of a building and shouting from the rooftop that you are a force to be reckoned with. While that might not be literally what New York agency Barker has done, it’s pretty close.
The Drum, 06/26/2017
The chief executive founded the NY-based agency in 2003 as a result of not finding the kind of culture or vision he was looking for in other agencies. His solution: a full-service agency that can boast a diverse leadership team, a robust roster of clients, and a fiercely independent feel that’s garnered international recognition.
The Drum, 07/18/2017
German luxury appliance company Miele appointed New York-based independent agency BARKER as its AOR in the U.S., tasking Barker with handling traditional and digital tactical advertising, social media marketing, and promotional support for the brand.
Adweek Agency Spy, 02/23/2017
By now, most of the industry has heard or likely seen the Cannes Bronze Lion-winning scam ad from BBDO’s Brazilian subsidiary. And you are also probably aware that BBDO and Bayer have distanced themselves from the mess after sane people like Cindy Gallup called out their transgressions on Twitter and elsewhere.
The Huffington Post, 07/07/2016
Can the advertising industry "change the conversation" to things that really matter, like gender, diversity, client/agency distrust, transparency and more?
|Client||Start Year||End Year|
|USM Modular Furniture||2017||Current|
|Petro Home Services||2016||Current|
New York-based indie advertising agency, BARKER is an alternative to the Madison Avenue mindset, refusing to build brands on an assembly line. Founded in 2003, it represents the intersection of marketing and management consulting where bold innovation changes the course of brands and builds businesses. A hands-on team composed of cross-functional talent and inspired by a “no definitions” internal culture, BARKER has been honored with over 50 international awards, including Clios, OMMA Awards, Midas, Pro Max North America Awards, Davey Awards, BDA Medallion Awards, Communicator Awards and Webby Awards. Clients include: Bennigan’s, SlimFast, IDB Bank, Banfi Wines, PIRCH and NBC.
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