St. Louis, Mo. — November 12, 2020 – Arco + Associates has been recognized on the Forbes list of America’s Best PR Agencies 2021. This prestigious award is presented by Forbes and Statista Inc., the world-leading statistics portal and industry ranking provider. The awards list was announced on October 27, 2020 and can currently be viewed on the Forbes website.

To narrow down the original list of over 5,000 firms, peers and customers participated in an independent survey through mailings and an online access panel. Participantsincluded a large pool of experts and over 20k customers. Arco was one of only two firms headquartered in Missouri to receive the coveted recognition.

“The best PR agencies list announcement was a wonderful surprise—and a great national honor,” said Arco + Associates CEO, Andrea Arco. “Our team is made up of some of the most dedicated and talented people in the business. I’m honored and humbled to be recognized among these amazing companies—and for my team to be recognized for the great work we are doing for clients across the country.”

Arco + Associates Is a full-service marketing and public relations firm based in St. Louis, Missouri. Andrea Arco founded the firm 15 years ago as a transplant from the East Coast. Since that time, the agency has built a broad client base and a reputation for driving marketing efforts for bottom line results. Arco not only speaks the language of business but operates with a laser focus on metrics that matter and provides invaluable insights that translate into success.

About Arco & Associates

Arco & Associates is a St. Louis-based marketing communications firm that specializes in strategic planning, copywriting, branding and visual identity, and public relations. For more than a decade, Arco has helped organizations throughout the nation focus their marketing investments and ensure their marketing plans align with business goals. For more information, visit