JACKSON, Mississippi — Advertising industry trade magazine AdWeek has selected Jackson-based GodwinGroup as the ad agency to represent Mississippi in it list of top agencies in each state. Only one agency in each state was selected for what the magazine called, “The one that, more often than not, just gets it right.”
“It’s certainly an honor just to be named on a list with names like Fallon, The Martin Agency, Crispin Porter + Bogusky, BBDO and Wieden + Kennedy,” said Philip Shirley, chairman and CEO of GodwinGroup. “Those firms set the bar high for our industry and it’s gratifying to work with prestigious clients who partner with us to produce work that gets this kind of recognition.”
AdWeek published the list this week as a map titled “The United States of Agencies — Our picks for the top shop in each state.” The criteria included head count, notable clients, legacy and reputation. The agencies also had to be founded in their state.
GodwinGroup was founded in 1937 had has headquarters in Jackson, and offices in Gulfport. It serves clients nationwide, primarily in healthcare, banking, finance, utilities, tourism, manufacturing, food and consumer goods. GodwinGroup provides branding, advertising and reputation management services, as well as web marketing services through its digital arm WebMetro/Godwin. For more information visit www.godwin.com.