50,000feet, an independent creative agency, announced that it opened a New York office on the first of January of this year. Building on the agency's continued growth in Chicago, the New York office, located in the Flatiron District, will add multi-disciplinary talent to its team to serve a growing number of Fortune 1000, middle market and high-growth clients across a range of industries. The roster of New York-based clients include some of the most visible and respected brands in financial services, FinTech, professional services, architecture and design, luxury and active lifestyle. 

 

The opening of the office coincides with significant growth during the past year as well as the signing of a strategic alliance with Carbone Smolan Agency, a preeminent New York-based brand design firm. Ken Carbone, Founder of CSA, said of the strategic alliance, “We have joined forces in New York to offer the best in brand experience by delivering insightful strategy, content development, design and digital activation. The alliance is a clear benefit for our current and future clients. We are delighted to have found a top-tier group to leverage CSA’s reputation, team and portfolio as they explore new ways to create opportunities through the lens of 50,000feet.”

 

Jim Misener, Principal and President of 50,000feet, added, “The New York office adds to our ability to broaden and deepen our expertise in disciplines and industries that are meaningful to our team and that are critical to our clients. In addition, our opening in New York provides us a broader platform through which to collaborate and service our clients as well as a presence in one of the biggest and brightest creative communities in the world."