the agency

We are a focused group of talented individuals committed to total integration. We believe that big ideas spread through integrated communication and are committed to developing fresh, creative approaches to every aspect of the marketing process: integrating traditional, ambient and digital media. We put our skills together to form a great account team. Take a moment and meet the leadership behind our great agency.

David Cyphers

Dave Cyphers

Dave started his career working with Annapolis Sailing School and Annapolis Boat Shows as a marketing director upon graduating from the University of Maryland. With locations and events across the country, this group of businesses proved to be a fantastic, hands-on marketing training ground.

From that position Dave launched what would become The Cyphers Agency in 1989. Through the last 22 years, Dave has led the effort to guide the marketing efforts of hundreds of businesses across a wide range of consumer, B2B and non-profit markets, all while growing The Cyphers Agency. Today, Dave remains engaged in daily account management on a diverse range of accounts from ADP to our numerous franchise brands as the agency’s lead strategist. Dave also works to identify and adopt emerging marketing technologies and techniques to keep the agency on the leading edge.

Darren Easton

Darren Easton

Vice President/Creative Director
Darren Easton has always wanted to create ads. After college, Darren started out in niche advertising writing copy, and has since done everything imaginable in the ad business. He’s spent time as an art director and creative director at a small Baltimore advertising agency. He started his own business, doing campaign work with several national clients and consulting with regional and national agencies. His experience has allowed him to work on accounts such as Westinghouse, the United States Navy, Harley Davidson, The Maryland Lottery and Precision Tune Auto Care.

Darren rejoined the agency world permanently in 1997 when he joined The Cyphers Agency. As the Vice President and Creative Director of The Cyphers Agency, creating strategically sound campaign work has remained his passion. With the agency president, he has spearheaded the creation of new divisions and disciplines within the agency and constantly pushes himself and those around him to be better.