“That’s a really good question.”

As your strategic marketing partner, it’s our job to ask the candid questions no one else can (or will). And while the answers are sometimes surprising, they’re always enlightening – especially for our clients. Together, we’ll discover who your company really is and where we need to dig for more answers.

Dig deep and go wide.

Our approach is deceptively simple: we burrow deep into our clients’ worlds, get to the bottom of challenges, and unearth new opportunities. Then we tackle the job at hand with a wide array of smart, integrated strategies to effect real business change.

Throughout the process, we never stop asking pointed questions… and we never stop eating soft pretzels. It’s just kind of our thing.

Our Process

1: Discover

We don’t take anything at face value. So we’ll start by immersing ourselves in your business, gathering market research, analyzing trends, and speaking to the people who best understand your industry.

2: Devise

Strategy is everything to us. We’ll work with you to build an integrated plan that addresses your challenges and business goals, all while aligning to your big benchmarks.

3: Create

Good enough isn’t good enough. Our creative and development teams bring your plan to life with arresting visuals, compelling text, and seductive user experience.

4: Strike

We reach your target audience without wasting a cent. Our campaigns employ the right media to connect with the people who matter most.

5: Analyze

You can never be too accurate. FVM uses advanced analytics methods to figure out what’s important and what’s not. Then we make critical decisions based on those insights.

6: High-5

We achieve results worth celebrating. They’re why we always look so happy — and why our clients stay with us for so long.

How far do you want to go?

As a full service marketing agency, FVM has a solution for every ambition. We combine our diverse capabilities to produce harmonious work that’s more than the sum of its arts.



  • Research
  • Positioning
  • Architecture
  • Naming
  • Copywriting
  • Logos & identity
  • Guidelines


  • Information architecture
  • UX/UI design
  • Web & mobile development
  • Content strategy
  • Marketing automation
  • Lead generation
  • Social strategy
  • Analytics


  • Advertising
  • Media
  • Design & art direction
  • Out-of-home
  • Packaging
  • Photography
  • Video production
  • Animation
  • Event strategy
  • Sales enablement

B2B from the beginning

Since 1987, we’ve made your business our business — across industries, channels, and disciplines. We know where you’re coming from.

Principals Paul Fleming & Laurie Van Metre circa 1987

Clients Past & Present

Technology & Software

  • Arraya Solutions
  • Bell Atlantic Data Systems
  • Commodore
  • CommVault
  • Comstar Technologies
  • Electronic Service Specialists
  • Lynk Corp.
  • Project Risk Analytics
  • ProLease
  • Proscia
  • Quarterdeck Systems
  • Sorbus
  • Trade Services Systems

Specialty Chemicals / Pest Control

  • Adapco
  • AgrEvo
  • Aventis Environmental Health
  • BASF
  • Bayer Environmental Science
  • Betz Entec
  • CRC Industries
  • Chempoint
  • Espoma
  • Organica
  • Quaker Chemical Corporation

Financial Services

  • Archer Investment Management Solutions
  • AT&T Capital Corporation
  • Bell Atlantic Capital Corp
  • ESOP Economics
  • NewSpring Capital
  • Wind River Holdings


  • Clery Center
  • Educational Testing Services
  • Office of Catholic Education (Archdiocese of Philadelphia)
  • The Schools of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia

B2B Services / Manufacturing

  • American Water Resources
  • Bright Star/Koehler
  • Jomac
  • Library Systems & Services
  • Lightpath
  • Metabo
  • Neotronics Technologies
  • Philadelphia Gear
  • T&D Industries
  • US Armor
  • Yarway


  • Faith in the Future Foundation
  • National Catholic Educational Association
  • National Foundation for Celiac Awareness
  • National Pest Management Association
  • Professional Pest Management Alliance
  • School Nutrition Association 


  • ADP
  • Streamlight
  • Termidor
  • Wilderness Society


  • Beacon Hospitality Corporation
  • Doubletree Hotels
  • Guest Quarters Suite Hotels

Pro Bono

  • Camp Cranium
  • Fashion For A Cause
  • Literacy Council of Norristown
  • MADD
  • Perinatal Research Consortium
  • Philadelphia Coalition Against Hunger