Mod Op Acquires One Eighteen

MIAMI – February 8, 2022Mod Op, a marketing communications agency with offices across the U.S. and an office in Latin America, has acquired its fourth agency in three years with the addition of Los Angeles-based, full-service advertising agency, One Eighteen.

“Mod Op is dedicated to serving our clients with industry-leading offerings and capabilities, and this acquisition is another example of that drive,” said Eric J. Bertrand, CEO, Mod Op. “With the addition of One Eighteen, we’re continuing to deliver what clients are asking for and further strengthening our position as a leading agency.”

One Eighteen has worked with clients on brand foundation, campaign concepts, retail point-of-sale, broadcast and digital production, and more for over 18 years. Based in Los Angeles, the agency strengthens Mod Op’s footprint on the West Coast and its team of expert innovators.

“For nearly two decades, One Eighteen has been designing customer experiences and creative campaigns that inspire action and fuel our customers’ brands to grow and thrive,” said Michael Larson, former CEO and founder, One Eighteen. “Through this acquisition, we will elevate our shared services and capabilities into a contemporary, growth-focused, creatively-led company to create even more value for our clients and their customers and communities. We look forward to our future with Mod Op and seeing the positive impact of our integration and collaboration.”

One Eighteen will merge with Mod Op’s current Los Angeles office and as part of the transition, its founder, Michael Larson, will be joining Mod Op as Executive Vice President of Creative, bolstering the agency’s in-house capabilities with unparalleled creativity and strategy designed around the needs of its clients.

Mod Op is based in Miami, and has offices in Dallas, Kansas City, Los Angeles, Portland, Minneapolis, New York and Panama City, Panama. The agency delivers creative and strategic solutions for well-known brands like Microsoft, Marriott, ExxonMobil, Hudson Pacific Properties, Visit Florida, Baha Mar, LVMH, Warner Brothers, ViacomCBS, NBC Universal, Nike and many others.

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About Mod Op

Mod Op is a full-service marketing communications agency focused on using the right methods to help our clients capitalize on their opportunities. Mod Op services for both B2C and B2B markets include brand strategy, advertising, digital marketing and public relations. In addition, through the agency’s technology group, Mod Op offers web and app UX/UI, development and maintenance. With offices in New York, Dallas, Kansas City, Los Angeles, Miami, Portland, Minneapolis and Panama City, Panama, Mod Op pairs data and innovation with expertise to best serve clients across the U.S. and Latin America. For additional information, please visit Mod Op’s website.

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