Brands contemplating an image makeover might consider seeking advice from this firm. Mullen Communications is a leading creative services agency offering campaign development and planning services to both regional and national advertisers. In addition to traditional broadcast and print media work, the company provides services for direct response and interactive marketing campaigns, along with such services as packaging design and media planning. Mullen also offers corporate communications services through its public relations consultancy. The agency has offices in Boston; Detroit; Pittsburgh; New York; and Winston-Salem, North Carolina and is part of global advertising services conglomerate Interpublic Group.
The agency has gained a reputation for humorous ads, including a popular spot for employment listings website Monster. ("When I grow up ... I want to claw my way up to middle management.") The firm's creative strength has helped it land business from Orbitz, Tree.com's LendingTree, and General Motors.
Jim Mullen started the ad firm in 1970 and sold it to Interpublic in 1999.