Crawford Named One of the “Best Places to Work” in SC for 3rd Consecutive Year

Crawford, a full-service marketing and branding agency, is ranked 32 on the 2020 Best Places to Work in South Carolina list for the small/medium employer category. This marks the third consecutive year Crawford has been included on the annual list. Crawford is the only women-owned marketing agency out of 75 companies to receive the 2020 distinction, which ranks companies based on an evaluation of company benefits and employee satisfaction surveys and honors the best employers benefitting the Palmetto State’s economy and workforce.

“Of all the recognitions we receive, we are proudest to be recognized as one of South Carolina’s best places to work. We would not be able to produce award-winning work for our clients if it weren’t for our talented and passionate employees,” said Crawford Strategy founder and CEO, Marion Crawford. “Our culture is one that promotes learning and growth, because our goal is to help all of our team members reach their full potential. Receiving this distinction for three straight years confirms that our company is doing what it takes to support the development of our team.”

Crawford celebrated its tenth anniversary this year, and the agency has expanded to more than 30 talented individuals, including writers, designers, digital strategists, account managers, and creatives, among others. The team is passionate about delivering results that impact business objectives. Crawford clients range from a Fortune 500 manufacturing company to an internationally recognized regional bank, renowned tourism destinations, and top-ranked higher education institutions.

“We are incredibly thankful to be named one of the best places to work,” said President and Chief Strategy Officer Andy Windham. “We’ve put measures in place to make sure our we take care of our team members. We know when they are at their best, we’re able to deliver high-quality results for our clients. We’re proud to support our team members and help them achieve their goals – both personally and professionally.”

This fifteenth annual awards program is managed in a joint partnership by SC Biz News, South Carolina Chamber of Commerce, and Best Companies Group. Companies from across the state entered the two-part survey process to determine winners, including an employee survey to measure the employee experience. Best Companies Group managed the overall registration and survey process, analyzed the data, and determined the final rankings. The companies ranked on the Best Places to Work in South Carolina were recognized at a virtual event on August 21. The rankings will be published in a special issue of SCBIZ magazine. For more information on the Best Places to Work in South Carolina program, visit