Digital marketing agency Jellyfish, with U.S. operations based in Baltimore, has acquired five companies—each a known leader in the digital space. “Jellyfish’s rapid expansion comes against a backdrop of consolidation and challenges in the traditional agency sector as the company’s capabilities lie in helping brands during their digital transformation journey,” according to a release.
Jellyfish’s expansion follows previous acquisitions with a significant investment from Fimalac Group in 2019.
“Our mission is to ensure that our clients have all the resources needed to fully embrace digital transformation and reach results that transcend every expectation. Coming off a year of unprecedented disruption and transformation in digital marketing, Jellyfish continues to grow worldwide, entering new markets of Australia and Mexico and increasing our presence in France, Brazil, and the US—adding new capability and talent around the globe, with a focus on content creation and localization, e-commerce, creative, and data optimization” says Rob Pierre, CEO of Jellyfish. “These acquisitions are key in driving prominence and growth in the marketplace and we believe nothing is impossible or beyond the reach of our clients,” Pierre adds.
“These acquisitions bring powerful enhancements to our portfolio of services by expanding our depth of expertise, geographical reach, and our offerings across several continents and regions,” says Chris Lee, COO, Jellyfish
The acquisitions include: Seelk, software and consultancy for Amazon Marketplace; Splash, creative technology and services with global localization; Quill, global performance content for e-commerce; Webedia Brand Services, gamification, content, data, technology services and enterprise data strategies; and, Data Runs Deep – Australia for consulting, implementation and training for data solutions.
MGH, a full-service marketing communications agency, will be moving its headquarters to a 20,000-square-foot office space at Hunt Valley Towne Centre by the fall. MGH will be relocating from its current location in Owings Mills to the second level of the center on Main Street. The agency has a staff of 70.
MGH has been located at 100 Painters Mill Road in Owings Mills for 23 years.
“As a modern, creative agency, it is important we provide the right atmosphere for our MGH team,” said Andy Malis, CEO of MGH, in photo. “With its wide range of shops, restaurants and convenient amenities, Hunt Valley Towne Centre will be an ideal home that offers convenient access to these retailers for personal use, while also keeping our employees connected to the needs of our clients’ target audiences.”
Hunt Valley Towne Centre is anchored by Wegmans, Regal Cinemas and Marshalls.