It's more than Digital, it's your Business

By The Reference

A cutting-edge digital agency, operating at the intersection of marketing and technology. We are known for our result-oriented approach.


The Reference is a digital-first agency and a global player. From its very start the agency combined marketing and technology to create important added value for its clients. Today it's a leading multichannel agency with a team of more than 150 highly skilled employees. Being part of the global Emakina Group, adds anf extra 800 professionals in 15 locations to the table.  

With office in Ghent, Antwerp and New York, the agency is characterized by a result-oriented approach, reflected in its motto: It's more than digital, it's your business. The agency assists its clients in strategic transformation projects and turns objectives into success stories, while seamlessly integrating various areas of expertise: web development, brand design, e-commerce, marketing automation, search engine marketing, social media, analytics, mobile applications, custom development, CRM, ... 

Among the clients of The Reference are Kodak Alaris,Ikea, Bekaert, Thomas Cook, Makro Cash & Carry Belgium, Gates Europe,International Post Corporation, Swiss Education Group, Fluxys, Fanuc Robotics,Colruyt, BNP Paribas Fortis, Ansell, Shurgard Europe, Carglass, Melexis, and others.

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