Kansas City, Missouri (PRWEB) April 18, 2009
The Kansas City Direct Marketing Association recently named Jessica Best as its Young Direct Marketer of the Year. She is Marketing Manager at emfluence, llc, a Kansas City, MO.-based online marketing company that helps clients drive qualified traffic to web sites.
The award is given to an outstanding professional under age 32 in recognition of significant career accomplishments and contributions to the industry. Best has served on the KCDMA board of directors since Spring 2008, and is the 2009-10 Vice President of Branding and Promotions for the board.
emfluence (http://www.emfluence.com) is a full-service interactive marketing company based in Kansas City, Missouri. emfluence's roots run back as far as 1999 when it was the fastest growing division of a full-service advertising agency. In 2003, emfluence gained its own identity and became its own legal entity. Since that time, emfluence has provided interactive marketing services - search marketing, email marketing and web design and development - for numerous agencies and direct clients across almost every industry segment.
KCDMA was founded in 1948 when a small, dedicated group of professionals in direct mail united to protest an impending postal hike. Today, KCDMA has about 400 active members, including leading corporations, service providers, consultants and agencies. Led by a 16-member Board of Directors, KCDMA is dedicated to bringing quality, cutting-edge educational opportunities to marketing professionals.
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