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Departure

AGENCY CONTACT INFORMATION
DeparturePhone (619) 326-0288362
533 F StreetFax (619) 237-5269
Suite 207URL departureadvertising.com
San Diego, CA 92101Contact Emily Rex
E-mail emily.rex@departureadvertising.com
AGENCY OWNERSHIP
Privately Held
Minority Owned
    ยปAsian American
Woman Owned
(A minority-owned business is a proprietorship, partnership, corporation or joint venture that is 51% owned, operated and controlled by United States citizens who are members of the following racial groups: African American, Asian American, Hispanic American and Native American.)
(A woman-owned business is a proprietorship, partnership, corporation or joint venture that is 51% owned, operated and controlled by one or more women.)
AGENCY DESCRIPTION
Departure is an independent full-service advertising agency headquartered in San Diego. Departure believes in a progressive approach that combines traditional and digital expertise in order to provide its clients with fully-integrated marketing campaigns.

As a hybrid agency, Departure provides its clients with strategies that are rooted in traditional branding, but with much greater utility online. We incorporate both digital and emerging media into the concepting phase of each campaign.

Offices


GLOBAL SERVICE REGIONS
U.S. OFFICES
Departure
533 F Street, Suite 207,
San Diego, CA 92101
Phone: (619) 326-0288
Departure
533 F Street, Suite 207,
San Diego, CA 92101
Phone: (619) 326-0288

Staff

TOTAL NUMBER OF EMPLOYEES
Office Employees0-50
Total US0-50
Total Worldwide0-50
BIOS

Clients & Brands


Agency Clients And Brands
Client Name: Andaz Hotel
Start Date: 7/1/2008
Brand(s)/Services Provided:
Ivy HotelCreative Production-AOR
Digital/Interactive-AOR
Direct Marketing/CRM-Project
Media Buying-AOR
Media Planning-AOR
Sales Promotion-AOR
Strategy/Planning-AOR
Client Name: Qualcomm
Start Date: 10/1/2007
Brand(s)/Services Provided:
Wireless & Consumer Electronics DivisionsCreative Production-Project
Digital/Interactive-Project
Media Buying-Project
Media Planning-Project
Strategy/Planning-Project
Client Name: Wolfgang Puck
Start Date: 7/15/2008
Brand(s)/Services Provided:
Bistro & ExpressCreative Production-AOR
Media Buying-AOR
Media Planning-AOR
Strategy/Planning-AOR
Client Name: Cisco
Start Date: 6/1/2009
Client Name: 37signals
Start Date: 8/15/2008
Brand(s)/Services Provided:
37signalsCreative Production-Project
Digital/Interactive-Project
Direct Marketing/CRM-Project
Media Buying-Project
Media Planning-Project
Strategy/Planning-Project
Client Name: NFL - International
Start Date: 8/1/2008
Brand(s)/Services Provided:
NFL - InternationalCreative Production-Project
Digital/Interactive-Project
Strategy/Planning-Project
Client Name: Great American Group
Start Date: 2/1/2009
Brand(s)/Services Provided:
Residential Estate Auctions, Commerical Real Estate, Loan Sale AdvisorsCreative Production-AOR
Digital/Interactive-AOR
Direct Marketing/CRM-AOR
Media Buying-AOR
Media Planning-AOR
Sales Promotion-AOR
Strategy/Planning-AOR
Discretionary Comments : Residential Real Estate Auctions, Commerical Real Estate, Loan Sale Advisors
Client Name: Pick Up Stix Restaurants
Start Date: 6/1/2008
Client Name: The San Diego Foundation
Start Date: 4/1/2009
Brand(s)/Services Provided:
Branding, Fundraising, Arts & Culture, The People's PostCreative Production-AOR
Digital/Interactive-Project
Direct Marketing/CRM-Project
Media Buying-AOR
Media Planning-AOR
Sales Promotion-Project
Strategy/Planning-AOR
Branding/Fundraising, The People's Post, Arts & CultureCreative Production-Project
Digital/Interactive-Project
Direct Marketing/CRM-Project
Media Buying-Project
Media Planning-Project
Sales Promotion-Project
Strategy/Planning-Project
Branding/Fundraising, The People's Post, Arts & CultureCreative Production-Project
Digital/Interactive-Project
Direct Marketing/CRM-Project
Media Buying-Project
Media Planning-Project
Sales Promotion-Project
Strategy/Planning-Project
Client Name: Diageo - Bulleit Bourbon
Start Date: 4/1/2009

Billings & Revenue

BILLING/ REVENUE RANGES
Number of Clients
Billing less than $1 Million
and/or Agency Revenue less than $200 Thousand
10
Billing between $1.1 - $3 Million
and/or Agency Revenue between $201 - $600 Thousand
3
Billing between $3.1 - $5 Million
and/or Agency Revenue between $601 Thousand- $1 Million
1
MEDIA
Allocation percent of media placed by this office
Local Broadcast20%
Print25%
Out of Home15%
Digital (Internet, Mobile, SEM, Viral)40%

Specialized Services

SERVICE OFFERINGS
RevenueSpecialtyDescription
20%Advertising - General Market/ TraditionalPrint, Radio, TV, Outdoor, Collateral, Direct Mail, POP



40%Brand ConsultingPositioning, Brand Architecture, Corporate Identity, Primary Research



5%Business-to-BusinessPrint, email, direct mail



5%DesignLogo design, corporate stationery packages, industrial, POP, merchandise, promotional



5%Digital/Interactive | Blogging Discussion forums, community buildingEnter optional description



10%Digital/Interactive | E-Commerce SolutionsEnter optional description



5%Digital/Interactive | Search Engine MarketingEnter optional description



5%Media BuyingEnter optional description



5%Media PlanningEnter optional description




Industry Experience

INDUSTRIES
Aerospace
Apparel & Fashion | footwear
Automotive | vehicles
Entertainment & Culture | amusement parks
Financial services | banking
Financial services | investments
Food & Beverage | alcoholic beverages
Food & Beverage | food
Food & Beverage | pet food
Gambling | casinos
Government | military & defense
Healthcare | hospitals, healthcare facilities, medical services
Home Products | home improvements (Hardware, paint, plumbing, gardening)
Household Supplies
Industrial, Manufacturing & chemicals
Luxury & Imported products
Non-profit, associations & public services
Professional services (Accountants, consultants, lawyers)
Real Estate | buildings & construction
Recreation & Sports | hobbies
Restaurants
Retail
Technology | .com business
Technology | communications
Technology | computer hardware & software
Technology | consumer electronics
Technology | electronics
Travel | hotels & resorts
Travel | tourism