Growth Report 2020

Houck Agency Adds 10 New Clients

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Houck Agency, a public relations and content marketing firm, grew 30% in revenue and added more than 10 new clients in 2019, its sixth year in business.

“We continue to establish ourselves in the local market, but we also do about 40% of our work in the Akron and Cleveland markets,” says Jim Houck, owner and president.

Among Houck Agency’s new clients are the Law Offices of Joseph T. Joseph, Dickey Electric, Youth Intensive Services, Innersource and the Mahoning Valley Manufacturers Coalition.

Allison Engstrom, account director, was added to the staff in 2019.

The agency focuses on PR and media relations campaigns, content marketing, social media marketing, copywriting, search engine optimization, grant writing, and pay-per-click and retargeting programs. It also acts as an outsource marketing director for businesses and trade groups.

Houck Agency supports the community through pro bono PR and grant-writing work for Potential Development School for Students with Autism and sponsorships of local school spelling bees.

Copyright 2020 The Business Journal, Youngstown, Ohio.