An Expert Advertising and Marketing Agency
Advertology is an advertising and marketing agency specializing in strategic data-driven tactics that helps growth stage online companies acquire more business.
Est. 2013 — Built on Trust, Transparency, Passion, and Partnerships
“There is no one else out there with the level of dedication and knowledge on B2B techniques and modern digital advertising.” – Ian L. (Founder, Creative Director of Slickplan.com)
Founded in 2013 as Advertology Consulting by Michael Reiss, the company has delivered strategic planning and execution, hiring and managing of marketing teams, marketing accounting, budgeting, and analytical services to over 20 businesses in 6 countries.
Today Advertology offers premium advertising, website optimization, and marketing analytics services to businesses with proven products and services looking to take their business to the next level.
A Depth of Knowledge: Our collective knowledge spans a variety of marketing channels, industries, vendors, strategies and methodologies.
We Love Creativity: We’re a creative bunch and not afraid to push some boundaries. We like to think outside the box, but of course recognize you as the final decision maker.
About the Founder
“One of the best consultants I have met regarding listening to me as customer and try to do the things that would help me most to reach my goals.” – Mattias E. (President of Moveria)
Michael Reiss is the founder and executive manager of Advertology. He is an experienced marketer with over 14+ years of hands on experience planning and executing campaigns, creating strategy, directing teams, and managing projects.
Mr. Reiss’s early marketing experience comes from notable companies including The Princeton Review Online and Shutterstock.com. At Shutterstock he took on a variety of roles as a marketing manager during the company’s rapid growth from private startup to post IPO periods.
In 2013, he founded Advertology Consulting where he engaged with a variety of startups and growth stage companies providing director level management of budgets, teams, strategies, and resources.
Are We A Good Fit?
Do You Have a Proven Product or Service?
You’re an online business with a proven product, service or offering with at least 2 years in business.
Are you a revenue driven business?
Your website business model is e-commerce (storefront), subscription, or SAAS.
Small-Medium Sized Business
Your company is small to medium sized with annual revenues between $150k to $20M
You are looking for a trusted adviser, not a foot soldier.
You Have Resources Available
You or your team have the resources and time available to be able to form an effective partnership with us.
What Drives You?
You’re passionate about your business and have a drive for success.
Please note we are not accepting partnerships with companies in these industries: nutrition, supplements, non-merchant affiliates, or adult.
Why Choose Us
- 14+ years of real-world marketing experience.
- 5 Star Rating on Upwork.com as top marketing provider. (since 2013)
- Experience with companies of many sizes and shapes.
- Managed hundreds of projects.
- Experience with over 100+ marketing vendors, platforms, tool and applications.
Our Promise to You
We view the world of advertising and marketing as more like investing than any other discipline. Success comes from patience, time, testing, and learning. It’s about understanding the environment, being able to read the landscape, adapting quickly, and using data and experience to cultivate winning strategies over time.
Some companies within the industry make big claims or guarantees for the number of sales, clicks, or new customers that you’ll get. We don’t make these claims. Our approach is to offer truth and transparency in building trust and a successful partnership with you.
We promise that the strategy and execution delivered will be that of which we initially agreed upon and of the highest quality that we can deliver.
Great Communications Is The Key to Success
Effective communication is key to any successful partnership. Our goal is to make communication often and productive with you and your team on a regular basis.
Our Methods: We communicate how you communicate! Whether it is on the phone, email, Slack, Zoom, Skype or however else you desire. We will be there for you!
Your Feedback: We’ll ask for feedback at regular intervals to make sure you are getting the most from our partnership.
Always Transparent: Our goal is to be transparent, unbiased and honest in our discussions. We’re not afraid to give tough advice or hard truths.
A True Partner in Us
Sure Alignment: Understanding your goals and requirements are critical from the start so we can align our partnership process to you. Your time is precious, and we’ll make it count.
Clear Expectations: At the beginning of every planning cycle we’ll outline expectations for timelines, success, budget, and results. You will always be in-the-know.
Uniquely Custom: No two companies are truly alike. We’ll customize our marketing partnership to meet your individual needs and never give you templated or cut and paste recommendations.
Attention to Detail: No question marks here! We have an obsessive attention to organization and detail with every project, campaign, strategy, or task we plan out.
Dealing with Unknowns: If there is something that we don’t know or haven’t experienced, we can do the research to find out or locate someone who does.
Getting Started (What to Expect)
1. PRIVACY: Your privacy is important to us. We’ll offer an optional counter-signed mutual non-disclosure agreement option before we begin.
2. DISCOVERY: We’ll start with a Q&A session or survey to learn about your business goals, budgets, and requirements.
3. PROPOSAL: You will receive a detailed custom proposal that includes expert recommendations, deliverables, timetables, cost options, and our terms of service.
4. DISCUSSION: We’ll walk you through the proposal and answer any questions or make changes to the strategy per you request.
5. AGREEMENT: Upon agreement, we’ll get right to work in delivering a high-quality execution that will delight you and your team!