|Company / Organization Type||Agency / Consultancy (Full Service)|
|Areas of Expertise||Content Marketing and Strategy, Multichannel Marketing, Social Media, Search Marketing - Paid (PPC), Web Analytics|
|Industry Focus||Charities & Not-for-profit, Financial Services, Gaming & Gambling, Retail, Telecommunications|
36 Poland Street
|Number of Staff||151-500|
|Date Established||1st July 2005|
Essence is redefining marketing.
We are the digital agency of record for sophisticated clients such as Google, eBay and Expedia.
Our clients are at the leading edge of the digital marketplace. It's their unique challenges that inspire us to go beyond traditional marketing approaches, mixing cutting edge technology (often our own) with shrewd business brains and inventive creativity.
In 2009, the agency won the global accolade of Econsultancy’s Most Innovative Digital Agency and in 2010 it was crowned Media Agency of the Year at the NMA Effectiveness Awards and awarded the highly coveted Revolution Special Award for Innovation. By 2011, Essence was ranked #2 in The Drum 100 list of Digital Media Agencies, #14 in The Sunday Times Tech Track and was winner of Media Momentum’s ‘Fastest Growing Larger Media Company in Europe’ award. Most recently, Essence was ranked #2 in Media Momentum's 'Top 20 Larger Digital Company in Europe' list, #5 Media (#1 independent) agency in NMA's 2012 Top 100 and #1 in The Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200 and The Sunday Times Hiscox Tech Track 100.
Ancestry, Arsenal, Audible, Aveillant, BBC, Belvedere, Betfair, Blurb.com, Cancer Research UK (CRUK), Confused, eBay, eHarmony US, Expedia, Google EMEA, Google North America, Hall or Nothing (The Script), Harper Collins, Hotels.com, GetMeIn, Hoseasons, KOKO, KPMG, Moet Chandon, Moonfruit, Not on the High Street, Phones 4u, St Pancras Hotel, Ted Baker, and Veuve Clicquot
#1 in The Sunday Times Tech Track Top 100, 2012
Bronze Effie for Google Chrome "The Web is What you Make of It", North American Effie Award, 2012
#2 in The Drum 100 list of Digital Media Agencies, 2011
Fastest Growing Larger Media Company in Europe, Media Momentum Top 20, 2011
Media Agency of the Year at the NMA Effectiveness Awards, 2010
Special Award for Innovation, Revolution Awards, 2010
Most Innovative Digital Agency, Econsultancy Innovation Awards, 2009
Reports featuring Essence
- Paid Search Agencies Buyer’s Guide, 30 May 2012
Press Releases from Essence
Blog comments by Essence
- Introducing the Modern Marketing Manifesto, Matt Isaacs, 26 Apr 2013
- Should CMOs aspire to be CXOs?, Matt Isaacs, 6 Dec 2012
- Should CMOs aspire to be CXOs?, Matt Isaacs, 5 Dec 2012
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