Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) January 22, 2014
The Baltimore Chapter of the American Marketing Association (AMA), announced the winners of the 30th Annual Marketing Excellence Awards. For three decades, AMA Baltimore has celebrated organizations and individuals throughout the state of Maryland and south-central Pennsylvania who planned and implemented the best regional marketing campaigns during the previous year and can demonstrate campaign success with measurable results.
The winner in each campaign category will be presented with an award during the gala event on January 27 at the Grand Historic Venue. The keynote speaker for this year’s event will be Ron Shapiro, a nationally acclaimed negotiator, sports agent, attorney, educator, New York Times bestselling author, and civic leader. AMA Education Merit Scholarship awards will also be presented during the ceremony to seven full-time undergraduate students in the Baltimore area who are pursuing studies in marketing or a marketing-related field.
“This year’s Marketing Excellence Awards marks an important, 30-year milestone with a record number of entries across multiple categories,” said Barnaby Wickam, AMA Baltimore President. “We are also excited to host the event is such an iconic building as the Grand Historic Venue, which offers an inspiring and breathtaking space for a celebration of the marketing champions throughout our region."
The 30th Annual Marketing Excellence Award categories and winners include:
Overall Campaign of the Year: Snyder’s of Hanover (Agency: GKV)
Runner Up Campaign of the Year: Chesapeake Employers’ Insurance Co.
2nd Runner Up Campaign of the Year: UNICEF (Agency: SocialToaster)
Best Advertising Campaign: Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Best Integrated Campaign: Honda (Agency: JHU Entrepreneurship & Management Program)
Best Branding Campaign: Mindgrub Technologies
Best Database Marketing Campaign: Everyman Theatre (Agency: AXIAL360)
Best Direct Marketing Campaign: Aerotek
Best Event Marketing Campaign: Baltimore Gas and Electric
Best Financial Services Campaign: T. Rowe Price
Best Health Services Campaign: Carroll Hospital Center (Agency: Devaney & Associates)
Best IT Services Campaign: Presidio
Best Website Redesign: Signal Hill
Best Online Campaign: Repax (Agency: Groove)
Best PR Campaign: Baltimore Gas and Electric
Best SEO Campaign: Compliance Resource Center (Agency: WebMechanix)
Best B2B Campaign: Rosenberg Martin Greenberg
Best B2C Campaign: Musselman’s (Agency: Right Source Marketing)
Best B2G Campaign: Brookes Publishing
Best Non-Profit Campaign: Maryland Pharmacists Association
For more information and to register to attend AMA Baltimore’s 30th Annual Marketing Excellence Awards event, please visit: amabaltimore.org.
The Baltimore Chapter of the American Marketing Association is the area’s leading provider of education, networking opportunities, and special events for the local marketing industry. The Baltimore AMA provides the opportunity for marketers to develop their personal growth, meet, and work with the area’s top decision makers and stay current on industry trends. Information regarding this upcoming event, business news, blogs, sponsorship or volunteer opportunities and membership information can be found at http://www.amabaltimore.org.