Stark / Raving Services

Global Patient Recruitment Campaigns for Clinical Trials

Stark Raving Branding and Digital Marketing

Your Creative Agency for Patient Recruitment and Retention

Stark / Raving is an independently-owned branding and marketing agency specializing in patient recruitment and retention for clinical trials. We are dedicated to amplifying your message through results-focused strategies, engaging content, sophisticated design, and exceptional digital experiences. With deep industry expertise, proven processes, and a full range of capabilities, we are commitment to supporting all stakeholders in the fast-paced world of clinical research.

  • 10 Tips for Building a Strategic Brand Playbook

Download Our 2023 Patient Recruitment Look Book

Over 20 Years of Experience in Patient Recruitment

Stark / Raving was founded by Matthew Stumm, a recognized industry thought leader (PharmaVoice 100 and PM360 ELITE 100) and former Chief Creative Officer at a leading Boston-based patient recruitment agency. By utilizing a dynamic mix of proven processes, breakthrough creative execution, and the latest media strategies, Matthew has built an agency that strives to develop highly impactful patient recruitment campaigns that deliver measurable ROI and cost efficiencies for each of their Sponsor organizations.

Delivering at the speed of clinical research

We understand the critical importance of delivering patient recruitment campaigns on a global scale in a streamlined manner. As an independant agency, we have the unique ability to quickly pivot and adapt to meet the individual needs of each our clients. Our well-documented processes are designed to expedite all aspects of each project – from development to delivery – while maintaining the highest level of quality and accuracy.

View Our Work

Bringing clarity to complex, cutting-edge science.

We are experts in branding, marketing and creative services for global patient recruitment campaigns – and our clients greatly benefit from this focus. We are dedicated to delivering the highest quality creative campaigns that educate patients, support enrollment, and motivate site staff. It's this focus that makes us the preferred vendor of choice for sponsors and contact research organizations around the world.

Our Services




Global Media



Global Distribution

Project Management

Partnering with Leading Brands in Clinical Research

Featured Patient Recruitment Campaigns

View All Campaigns
Stark Raving Branding and Digital Marketing

Let's Start A Conversation
To discuss your upcoming patient recruitment campaign, or to request a quote, please contact us.

Be sure you complete all fields. Thank you!