About Cutwater Advertising


Based in San Francisco, our advertising agency develops high-performance creative and media that drives business growth and brand affinity. Our success in has been a direct result of an integrated marketing approach founded on a strong strategy, breakthrough creative, and media in-house that helps us determine the right balance of brand and performance work based on our client’s goals and KPIs. Find out how we became one of the most trusted ad agencies in San Francisco.

We Are:

  • Based in San Francisco (with a satellite office in NYC)

  • Independently owned

  • An experienced team

  • Creators of famous campaigns

  • Firm believers in growth and results

We Believe In:

  • Great storytelling

  • Clients that have something to prove

  • The power of creativity

  • Having a client-centric mindset

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  Chuck McBride, Chief Creative Officer & Founder                                                       Christian Hughes, Principal & President