About Market Doctors
Experience That Counts
With over 24 years of experience, we have differentiated ourselves from the competition by combining traditional marketing and advertising tactics with today’s marketing technology. We pride ourselves on working harder than anyone else. We’re always ready for opportunities, we never give up, and we always give back. Market Doctors was founded on the principles of working harder, smarter, and longer, and continuing to push forward even when obstacles arise
Founded in Houston by Debbie Drury in 1998, the goal was to create a car dealership marketing firm that was committed to providing a personalized service with guaranteed results. A fellow church member helped Debbie realize that there was a business opportunity in the automotive industry, a drastic change from her prior career.
The greatest reward for our team is our continued growth, ever-growing knowledge, sharing success, mentorship opportunities, and the ability to teach.
“Always give FIRST, and you will receive many blessings,” – Debbie Drury
Our marketing services for car dealerships include pay-per-click campaigns, search engine optimization, social media marketing, direct mailers, a call center and answering service, email marketing, and a co-op guarantee.
Debbie Drury-Tyrone is the founder and CEO of Market Doctors, a Houston-based, Woman Owned business. Market Doctors has been providing valuable marketing services to over 350 enterprises nationwide since 1998. Market Doctors is a full-service marketing agency tailored to the automotive industry.
Drury-Tyrone’s professional and entrepreneurial history began at the age of 23 when she opened an industrial insulation manufacturing company. What may come across as challenging to most inspired Drury to dream big, work hard. Being a wife, mother, and business owner was a balancing act. One that came with valuable life lessons.
Upon the birth of her daughter, she chose to sell her business and work as a consultant. It wasn’t long before opportunity struck. Drury purchased a boat dealership which shortly became the largest Glastron boat dealer in the nation with expansion to 3 dealerships within 5 years.
Looking for a challenge and a way to create change in the lives of others, the birth of Market Doctors became a reality. Over the years, Drury-Tyrone has developed close working relationships with many clients. There has been the opportunity to interact with many political, business, and community leaders as well as many charitable organizations thanks to business relationships. Market Doctors has contributed to numerous organizations and charities for many years.
Debbie Drury-Tyrone has also received numerous awards over the years. In 2014, Houston Business Journal named Market Doctors the 4th fastest growing business. In 2015, Drury won the Allstate Mentorship Award, Director and Honoree for Woman of the Year Enterprising Women of the year. The WBE chose Debbie as the 2016 Star of the year as well as 2016 Vendor of the Year (for 5-10 million in revenue) from WBEA. Amoco Federal Credit Union awarded Drury the Monthly Star Choice Award. Houston Business Journal 2016, Top 30 Influential Women of Houston 2016 as well as Honoree for Woman of the Year Enterprising Women 2017. Her latest award is being named one of The Top 50 Woman Leaders of Houston 2022.
Drury-Tyrone was featured in Life Simple, Elle Décor, Bloomberg Businessweek, and was named by Fortune Magazine as One of 5 Top Woman Leaders in Houston. She was also a guest on the KHOU 11 Debra Duncan show.
Drury-Tyrone has sat as Vice Chairman of the Board Texas Equusearch, is a public and motivational speaker, is an active member of Praise Chapel, and is active in several local Chamber of Commerce. She is also a WBENC Forum Team Representative.
Divine Design10 is an organization for the empowerment and healing of women founded by Debbie Drury-Tyrone. She believes that it takes a powerful dream fueled by faith and the belief in oneself to reach your destiny. Drury-Tyrone’s current passion is being on the board of Hope Haven Belize, which is an orphanage and abuse shelter for women in need.
Debbie Drury-Tyrone is the proud mother of 2 children, Brian and Bailey, grandmother to 3 beautiful grandchildren, Jordan, Alexis and Trey. She is a focused, intense, and a passionate businesswoman with a strong faith in God. It is this faith that helps her balance her passion and dedication to her family, community, team members and customers.
“Every day I wake up and am appreciative of the opportunities before me and Pray that I follow the footsteps God has laid out for me. I want to make our world a better place by being a balcony person, who lifts others up and teaches others to pay your blessings forward.” – Debbie Drury-Tyrone