Top 10 Best TV Advertising Agencies in India

A common saying going something like this ‘Doing business without advertising is like winking at a girl in the dark. You know what you’re doing, but nobody else does.’ No matter how good you are, unless people know about you it’s not going to get you any profits and this is where advertising comes into to the picture. One strong advertisement campaign can convert your business into a brand overnight.

This is why smart business owners invest a lot of money in advertising. While there are a number of companies that can help you create television advertisements for your company, there are a few that have created advertisements that are memorable and have gone viral. Here’s a list of the top ten TV advertising agencies in India.

1. FCB Ulka Advertising Ltd

FCB Ulka is one of the leading TV advertising agencies in India that comes up with strong advertisements that leave you thinking about it for a long time. They try to pass on a message with each of their advertisements and also mange to rope in some large celebrities for their advertisements.

Major Clients

  • Bank of Baroda
  • Tata Motors
  • Whirlpool
  • Hero Honda

Address: Office No. 206, 2nd Floor, A Wing, Phoenix House, Senapati Bapat Marg, Lower Parel, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400013

Phone:022 2496 1427

2. Grey Worldwide

Grey Group India is part of the world’s top advertising organization named the Grey Group. They have innovation at their core and are known for creating the best brand experiences across various platforms. They have created effective advertising for some of the most prestigious clients in India.

Major Clients

  • Ministry of Tourism
  • ONGC
  • Gujarat Ambuja
  • Chhattisgarh Tourism
  • Haier Appliance

Address: Grey House, 28, Dr E Borges Road, Opp Dr Shirodkar High School, Parel, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400012

Phone: +91 22 4036 6363

3. Chaitra Leo Burnett Pvt Ltd

Chaitra Leo Burnett is a unique advertisement company in India that focuses on understanding the need of your business before advertising it. This helps to reach people in the right manner and also helps in creating the right brand awareness for your business. Chaitra Leo Burnett is one of the leading advertising companies in India.

Major Brands

  • Bajaj Auto
  • Dabur India
  • Coca -cola(mazaa/beverage)
  • Toyota (Qualis)
  • Amtrex Hitachi(Air-conditioner)

Address: 36-A, Big Apple Building, Dr.Shirodkar Road, Parel Mumbai Maharashtra 400012.

Phone:  +91-22-66634444

4. Mudra Communications Ltd

The DDB Mudra Group is one of India’s largest services and communications network. They have three agency networks and various specialist and strategic business units that specialize in Media, Retail, OOH and Experiential. It has offices in more than 15 major cities in India and employs more than 1100 employees.

Major Clients:

  • Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Ltd (Corporate)
  • Indian Express (News paper)
  • Mid-Day (website)
  • Global Trust bank (Banking)
  • Indian Tourism Development Corporation (Hotels)
  • Business Standard (Publications)
  • Raj TV (TV Channel)
  • Henkel Spic India

Address: “Mudra House”, Opp. Grand Hyatt, Santacruz (E), Mumbai 400055

Phone: 022-33080808

5. J. Walter Thompson

JWT India is one of the most popular advertising companies in India. It is part of JWT which is a global brand and has a reputed name in the advertising market. The company has some of the leading brands under their wings.

Major Clients

  • Pepsico
  • DYC
  • Hero Honda Motors
  • Glaxo Smithkline
  • Frito Lays India
  • HPCL
  • Unilever Home

Adress: Peninsula Corporate Park, G.K. Marg, Lower Parel Mumbai 400013 India

Phone: +(91)-22-40985555, 40981300, 40985888, 40985686

6. Contract Advertising (India) Ltd

Contract believes in building brands using their heart. They are known for bringing creativity into anything they do. Contract Advertising is proud of nurturing some of the largest brands across India and has won various awards for its excellent work. They specialize in Business Consulting, digital contracts and corporate retail design & identity.

Major Clients:

  • Indian Express (matrimonial)
  • Cadbury India Ltd (picnic, milk treat Chocobix)
  • Dabur foods Ltd(real/fruit juice)
  • MTNL (corporate)


Phone: +91-22-40569696

7. Lowe Lintas

Lowe Lintas is a creatively driven marketing company that has a strong mentality and rich entrepreneurial heritage. The creativity in their work is beyond compare. Lowe Lintas is credited with giving India the first ever TV commercial. They are the masterminds behind Surf’s ‘Lalitaji’ campaign to the latest Idea ‘What An Idea Sirji’ campaign.

Major Clients

  • ITC (Indian Kings cigarettes)
  • Johnson & Johnson (Johnson’s Kids soaps)
  • Air France (Airways)
  • BPL (BPL Excell alkaline batteries)
  • Nestle India Ltd (Polo, Bar One – Confectionary)
  • Johnson & Johnson (Lotion, Cream – baby oil)

Address: 13/15, Express Towers, Nariman Point, Mumbai 400021, India

Tel: +91 22 39881577

8. McCann Erickson India

McCann is one of the top advertising agencies in India. The company has operations in India as well as USA. They have won a number of awards including the NDTV India, Western Union Money Transfer, Radio Mirchi awards.

Major Clients

  • Coca-Cola (Kinley soda water, Diet coke, beverages, Sprite – Soft drink)
  • Nestle (sunrise/coffee)
  • BPL (Gas tables)
  • Motorola (Cellphones & Pagers)
  • Khaitan (Fans)

Address: F Block, Voltas House,, Tukaram Bhikaji Kadam Marg, Chinchpokli, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400013

Phone:022 6668 7777

9. Crayons Advertising and Marketing Pvt Ltd

The Crayons Network believes in creating memorable work that is creative and compelling as well. Formed in 1986, Crayons has grown from strength to strength keeping a single goal in mind – giving visibility to brands and see them grow at an amazing pace.

Major Clients

  • Marshal (Mahindra & Mahindra/jeep)
  • Jindal art glass (Jindal Dyechem/Stained glass)

Address: NSIC Complex, Maa Anandmayee Marg, Okhla Industrial Estate, Phase – III, New Delhi – 110 048

Phone: 011-41630000

10. Ogilvy & Mather

Ogilvy and Mather was founded by 1948 by David Ogilvy. It started with two staff members and no clients. Today they have over 450 offices in almost 169 cities across the world. In India, Ogilvy & Mather has created quite an impact. Everyone remembers the Cadbury campaign of ‘Pappu Pass Ho Gaya’ and the more recent Cadbury ad of a strong bond between a mother and daughter in law.

Major Clients:

  • IDBI Mutual Fund (Mutual fund)
  • SBI Mutual Fund(Mutual Fund)
  • TTK Textiles (Tantex/Textile)
  • J K Tyres(Tyres)
  • Pantaloon Fashion India Ltd(Garments)
  • Levers
  • Cadbury
  • Louis Philippe (corporate)
  • UTI (MIP’97/Financial)
  • TVS Suzuki (corporate)

Address: 3rd Floor, Campus D, RMZ Centennial, ITPL Road, Doddanekundi Village, Bangalore – 560048 India

Phone: +91-80-44360360

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