6 Internet Marketing Consulting Business Success Stories [2023]

6 Internet Marketing Consulting Business Success Stories [2023]
Start An Internet Marketing Consulting Business

Here are some real life success stories of starting a internet marketing consulting business:

1. theta. ($864K/year)

Emmanuel Iroanya (from Baltimore, MD, USA) started theta. about 8 years ago.

$72K / month
1 founders / 0 employees

Case Study

Hello, my name is Emmanuel Iroanya, aka "Mannie". I’m the Managing Member & Founder of theta, a civic & government focused digital & management firm based in Baltimore, MD, working to create a world where tech works for everybody.

In the seven years since starting theta., we’ve had the opportunity to serve more government agencies and work on important missions that impact our daily lives as members of this country than we ever could have imagined. Some of those agencies include the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), the US Department of Education (ED), the U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).


2. Regex SEO ($480K/year)

Dmitrii Kustov (from Houston, TX) started Regex SEO over 7 years ago.

$40K / month
3 founders / 18 employees

Case Study

Howdy! My name is Dmitrii Kustov, I’m the founder of Regex SEO, a data-driven internet marketing agency. We help $5M+/year businesses get the most out of their marketing budgets, so they can increase market share and revenue.

I started Regex SEO in 2015 with no investment, and it has been a one-man company for almost 3 years. In 2018, I have partnered up with 2 friends of mine, and we have been growing quickly ever since. As of now, we have 16 full-time employees, and over 30 contractors, with $1M+ annual revenue pre-COVID.


Learn more about starting an internet marketing consulting business:

Where to start?

-> How much does it cost to start an internet marketing consulting business?
-> Pros and cons of an internet marketing consulting business

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-> Examples of established internet marketing consulting business

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4. Thrive Internet Marketing Agency ($15M/year)

Matt Bowman (from Dallas, Texas, USA) started Thrive Internet Marketing Agency about 18 years ago.

$1.25M / month
1 founders / 222 employees

Case Study
  • Matt Bowman is the founder of Thrive, a full-service digital marketing agency that provides SEO, PPC, social media, web design, and more.

  • Matt started as a website developer in 2005 before switching to a digital marketing agency in 2012.

  • Based in Arlington, Texas, thrive builds custom WordPress websites, optimizes e-commerce tasks, handles social media marketing, and provides search engine marketing strategy, content writing, and video production services.

  • Since 2005, Thrive has been providing site design and internet marketing services and has built a reputation for excellent customer service and a track record of success.

  • Started as a small team, it has since developed into a full-service digital marketing firm with over 220 workers worldwide. Thrive today employs staff in 34 states across the United States.


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5. PinMeTo ($6M/year)

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Daniel Melkersson, Marcus Olsson, Michael Nilsson and Petter Palander (from Malmö, Sverige) started PinMeTo about 10 years ago.

$500K / month
4 founders / 82 employees

Case Study
  • PinMeTo is a SaaS platform that links multi-location brands with one of the most extensive search, map, and social media platforms.
  • The company was founded by Daniel Melkersson, Marcus Olsson, Michael Nilsson, and Petter Palander.
  • PinMeTo is quickly emerging as a global leader in location marketing and local SEO technologies, trusted by large corporations like H&M, 7-Eleven, Volvo, and Hertz.
  • The company currently employs more than 70 people across six offices, who represent 17 different nationalities, speak 22 different languages, and manage millions of data points annually. Currently, they have 3000+ accounts spread across more than 100+ nations.


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