Advertising in Amsterdam

The Amsterdam Metropolitan Area is home to 130 non-Dutch advertising businesses which collectively employ 5,810 people; 25 of these businesses chose to have their headquarters in the Dutch capital and its surrounding areas.

“There is a great work-life balance, meaning people have more creative capacity and freedom.” – Blake Harrop, Wieden + Kennedy

Tradition for tolerance and creativity

The beauty of Amsterdam’s historic city centre and the famous canal ring are a daily source of inspiration for the many creatives that work here. The city’s liberal, tolerant and free-spirited reputation attracts talent from all over the world, making it one of the world’s most multicultural cities and a great place for bringing ideas to life.

 “Our location in the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area is one of our most valuable assets.” – Brian Elliott, Amsterdam Worldwide

As such, it’s no surprise that the city is home to a flourishing creative industry – internationally renowned agencies with offices in Amsterdam include 180, Wieden + Kennedy, 72andSunny, DDB Unlimited and Anomaly.

 “Amsterdam’s remarkable and unique character attracts particular types of clients who are open-minded and willing to consider innovative concepts.” – Hazelle Klønhammer, Anomaly Amsterdam


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