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Chicago PR Firms

Top Chicago public relations firms and agencies (ranked by revenue).

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Overall 2023 Ranking of PR Firms

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Agriculture | Auto./Trans. | Beauty/Fashion | Education | Energy | Entertainment | Environ./PA | Financial | Food & Bev | Healthcare | Home Furnish. | Industrial | Non-Profits | Professional Svcs. | Purpose/CSR | Real Estate Fin. & Dev. | Restaurants | Sports | Technology | Travel & Economic Dev.

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#
FT Emp.
1.
Edelman
Chicago, IL
579
$109,550,000
2.
Walker Sands
Chicago, IL
175
$30,502,958
3.
84
$17,400,000
4.
Kivvit
Chicago, IL
41
$13,138,743
5.
46
$9,945,600
6.
APCO Worldwide
Chicago, IL
30
$8,300,000
7.
37
$6,712,871
8.
22
$4,861,977
9.
33
$4,792,596
10.
36
$4,575,450
11.
Highwire PR
Chicago, IL
15
$3,943,909
12.
Akrete
Evanston, IL
7
$2,387,986
13.
7
$1,773,516
14.
15
$1,456,901
15.
Superior PR
Chicago, IL
5
$1,049,731
16.
Infinite Global
Chicago, IL
1
$213,082


O'Dwyer's has been conducting its PR firm rankings for 55 years. PR firms have distinctive financials. At least half of income is used for staff pay. Our rankings measure counseling and media contact services, not advertising or production expenses. View rankings instructions.