Gragg Advertising Celebrates its 20th Anniversary

Oct 29, 2012, 16:47 ET from Gragg Advertising

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Oct. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Gragg Advertising, a full-service, strategic advertising agency in Kansas City, will be celebrating its 20th Anniversary on November 1st. Currently located in the historic River Market neighborhood, Gragg Advertising was founded in 1992 by CEO & Chairman Gregory Gragg in his basement. Over the past 20 years Gragg has grown from one employee to over 70 employees in the Kansas City area. 


"When you hit a milestone like this it's nice to take some time and look back to appreciate everything that has had to happen to make this come together. Without our staff there is no way we would have grown to our current position and I am excited about what the next 20 years will bring," Gragg Advertising's President Darryl Mattox said.

Over the past three years Gragg has seen a record increase in revenue. From 2008 to 2011 Gragg's revenue grew 248%. Over the past two years Gragg has been named one of the Top 10 Fastest Growing Companies in Kansas City as well as Best Company to work for by Ingram's Magazine. Gragg has also spun off four additional businesses ranging from outsourced benefit management to brand compliance monitoring. 

"Since I started Gragg Advertising 20 years ago our fundamental concept has not changed. Our focus is on giving our clients marketing strategies that are measurable and can constantly be modified to fit their changing needs. Combining that with stellar customer service ensures the best experience possible for our clients," Gragg Advertising's CEO & Chairman Gregory Gragg said.

Since its inception, Gragg has also put a high value on giving back to the Kansas City community. Gragg partners each year with several non-profit organizations volunteering both time and business advice to raise awareness in the Kansas City area. Gragg was recently recognized with the Matthew 25 award presented by the City Union Mission recognizing Gragg's years of service. Gragg also offers employees the opportunity to volunteer at various events during business hours.

About Gragg Advertising
Gragg Advertising is a full-service, strategic advertising agency focusing on data-driven results and direct-response marketing.  Gragg Advertising was established in 1992 by Greg Gragg and now employs over 70 people. Working with clients around the globe, Gragg Advertising focuses on providing a quantifiable return on investment for the marketing dollars of their clients. The agency combines traditional branding strategy with proven direct response marketing tactics in order to create advertising that is both memorable and measurable. Learn more at

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Kansas City, MO 64106

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