The No Cost Way to Better Agencies

We help marketers find and secure lasting relationships with
best-in-class marketing agencies.

Every marketer that has worked with us has loved the outcome and secured a long-term partner. Every agency asked to participate has welcomed the opportunity!


What Makes Us Different and Better?

  • We bring a unique and highly successful model to the industry.
  • We know the agency world better than anyone, so we know how to “read” agencies.
  • We take a case study approach when screening agencies, so we dig deeper, faster.
  • We save you the time and headache of managing the process yourself. We make it easy!
  • And we don’t cost you anything. We get a small commission from the winning agency.

We’ve Helped Great Brands
Find Great Marketing Agencies


What Our Marketing Clients Say About Working With Us


“RSW/AgencySearch did a great job of finding the perfect agency for our business.  The winning agency identified by RSW/AgencySearch was the absolute right fit for my needs.”

“Working with RSW/AgencySearch, we were able to save time and money while also finding a great marketing agency partner.”

“The team at RSW/AgencySearch made the process of selecting a new firm very easy.  I would recommend RSW/AgencySearch to anyone looking to find a new agency.”

“RSW/AgencySearch provided an excellent list of agency choices that led to our final selection.”

“RSW/AgencySearch managed a very well-organized and effective search for us. Great job RSW/AgencySearch!”

“I have to admit, I was a bit skeptical coming in — particularly given they were free.  But they vetted agencies thoroughly to only bring the best set of firms to the table.  Would definitely recommend them to any marketer.”

“It was great working with RSW/AgencySearch.  They worked diligently to provide us with a list of qualified agencies and ultimately we were able to find a great marketing partner.”

“I worked with RSW/AgencySearch on two separate occasions in two separate companies and in both cases, they delivered a great set of agencies during the search!  The process was simple and effective and saved us so much time.”

“Mark was hands-on and made the process of finding a new agency so painless and simple.  His process was organized and professional.”

“Mark put together a very professional and comprehensive search plan, which led us to hiring a prominent firm.”

Blog: Finding Better Agencies

  • Marketing Analytics and Your Agency
    by Mark Sneider on March 5, 2021 at 2:44 am

    Marketing analytics is a hot topic these days.  Challenge is, there is so much out there, and not all agencies are diving down deep into what you need as a marketer to support your business. More and more marketers are recognizing the need for an agency that can support their marketing analytics needs to do...

  • COVID & Digital Ad Spending
    by Mark Sneider on February 25, 2021 at 1:40 am

    In our most recent 2021 New Year Outlook survey report, only 41% of marketers indicated that their overall ad spending would increase “significantly” or “somewhat” in 2021 – a significant drop-off from previous years. Lower levels of marketing spending anticipated by marketers for 2021 is likely the result of their finding new, more cost-efficient ways...

  • Marketing Spending Expectations
    by Mark Sneider on February 19, 2021 at 1:57 am

    Good news is only 32% of marketers expect to see a decline in their marketing spending levels in 2021 (according to our 2021 New Year Outlook Survey Report). The not-so-good news (for agencies and the marketing community as a whole) is that only 41% of marketers expect to see spending “somewhat” or “significantly” increase in...

  • A Retreat From In-House Agencies?
    by Mark Sneider on February 10, 2021 at 11:29 am

    While it isn’t exactly a retreat from in-house agencies, there are signs that managing an in-house team isn’t the panacea many marketers thought it would be. What was an apparent tidal wave of marketers shifting agency activities in-house, now appears to be on  a bit of a pullback. There is significantly less work being managed...

  • What Lower Investment Spending Means for Agency Relationships
    by Mark Sneider on February 4, 2021 at 11:34 am

    COVID has  taken its toll on the enthusiasm among marketers and agencies when it comes to investing in non-marketing portions of their businesses. These reductions in spending can have the effect of either put a lot of pressure and strain on an agency-client relationship or it can bring new thinking, ideas, creative solutions to long...

  • A Marketing Agency’s Worst Nightmare
    by Mark Sneider on January 21, 2021 at 2:29 am

    I present a webinar to new marketing agency clients on how to avoid a marketing agency’s worst nightmare when involved in a marketing agency search. I tell agencies to remember that in the eyes of the marketer, how you look today could be a reflection of how you’ll operate tomorrow. It’s true and valid.  And...