Chicago (PRWEB) June 26, 2013
The Moxie Awards ceremony is an annual event which recognizes individuals and organizations for their contributions as the city’s best technology leaders and companies. This year, five finalists were selected for 21 categories from a pool of more than 7,000 nominations. The finalists were ranked based on votes from the public and a panel of judges. Overall, Built In Chicago collected nearly 100,000 votes.
“It’s fantastic that the digital companies in Chicago continue to challenge themselves, each other and the city of Chicago to consistently grow,” said Matt Moog, founder of Built In Chicago.
Award recipients were announced during the second annual Moxie Awards on June 20, 2013 at the Park West in Chicago. The ceremony featured Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, whose opening remarks highlighted the vibrancy of entrepreneurship and innovation in the city.
“Every day we work diligently to help our clients generate, analyze and optimize traffic online. Winning the Moxie Award for Digital Agency of the Year is a tremendous honor and proves to us that our work is paying off,” said Jon Morris, founder and CEO of Rise Interactive. “The tireless pursuit of perfection and innovation from our dedicated staff is what makes it all possible.”
About Rise Interactive
Rise Interactive is a digital marketing agency in Chicago which specializes in digital media and analytics. Founded in 2004, Rise Interactive leverages customized reporting to equip quantitatively-minded individuals with actionable insights. The agency’s Interactive Investment Management philosophy ensures that a client’s budget is allocated to the most profitable marketing channels. For more information, visit http://www.riseinteractive.com or follow the company on Twitter @riseinteractive.