“It’s an honor to be recognized within our industry and community,” said Patti Conti, whose firm celebrates its fifteenth anniversary this year. “While so much has changed about how we market brands, I’m proud that our mission has remained the same—to be an indispensable partner to our clients.”
CLEVELAND (PRWEB) December 06, 2017
HMT Associates, a shopper-focused brand activation agency, was officially named a Top 200 marketing agency by Chief Marketer in their first-ever list of the best U.S. engagement and activation agencies.
HMT joins this list as one of the top promotion agencies and is recognized for the innovative marketing strategies they create for clients such as Kraft Heinz, Mondelēz International and Stonyfield Farm. Focusing exclusively on non-advertising agencies, the CM200 features editorial listings and coverage of agencies spanning 11 categories, including Experiential, Sports & Entertainment, Promotion, Retail/Shopper, Digital/Content, Social Media, Design and Innovation, B2B Demand Gen, B2B Brand Engagement Marketing, B2B Experiential Marketing and Martech.
“The way brands connect with consumers continues to evolve, and we’re thrilled Chief Marketer has recognized the various disciplines driving innovation in our field,” said Patti Conti, founder and CEO of HMT. “To meet the changing needs of brands, we blend our unique understanding of the consumer-to-shopper journey with insights that are the foundation to our solutions that engage shoppers through meaningful experiences.”
In addition to this industry-leading recognition, HMT was also honored for its preeminence within the Northeast Ohio business community as the sixth fastest growing Upstart company by Case Western Reserve University’s Weatherhead School of Management. Established in 1988, the Weatherhead 100 awards are the premier celebration of Northeast Ohio’s spirit of entrepreneurship and the companies leading the way in the region.
“It’s an honor to be recognized within our industry and community,” adds Conti, whose firm celebrates its fifteenth anniversary this year. “While so much has changed about how we market brands, I’m proud that our mission has remained the same—to be an indispensable partner to our clients.”
ABOUT HMT ASSOCIATES
Headquartered in Cleveland, OH, and founded in 2002, HMT is a shopper-focused brand activation agency dedicated to transforming all ways consumers experience brands in-store, online and experientially. HMT works with some of the world’s most iconic brands including Oreo, Ritz Crackers, Coca-Cola, Oscar Mayer, Swedish Fish and Sour Patch. Connect with @HMTassociates on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube and LinkedIn. http://www.hmtassociates.com.
ABOUT CHIEF MARKETER
Chief Marketer, an Access Intelligence brand, provides marketers and aspiring CMOs with content, ideas, recognition and events that help them make smarter decisions with their marketing budgets. It offers data-driven industry intelligence, actionable insights, inspiring case studies and the latest technology trends so marketers can improve their campaigns and increase ROI. CM has more than 150,000 readers who rely on its content and live-event resources to help them cut through the noise and find the solutions necessary to optimize their performance. In addition to the Chief Marketer 200, Chief Marketer also produces the PRO Awards and annual training events including Leaders of Brand Activation and B2B Leadscon. Learn more at chiefmarketer.com.