ATLANTA, Sept. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- BrightWave, the leading email and eCRM agency, was recognized as one of "The Best Places to Work" in Atlanta by the Atlanta Business Chronicle. The highly coveted award was announced September 6 at a gala highlighting the top 100 companies in Atlanta. BrightWave was named a Top 10 Best Place to Work in the Medium Sized Business category. Additionally, Quinn Giardina, Director of Talent Management at BrightWave, was cited as one of four "HR Heroes" at the award ceremony.
"Being recognized as one of the top workplaces in Atlanta is one of the most significant external accomplishments in our 15-year history," stated Simms Jenkins, BrightWave Founder and CEO. "One of our major goals during the last few years has been to become one of the best employers in Atlanta and our industry and this is major validation of the progress we have made on this important front. I am very proud of our team for this recognition as well as Quinn's impressive honor."
BrightWave has received a wide range of prestigious awards in 2018 ranging from email program awards from The Email Experience Council, the industry's leading trade group, to President Raj Choudhury taking home two Marketer of the Year awards from the American Marketing Association (AMA) and Atlanta Interactive Marketing Association (AIMA).
BrightWave Continues Strong Growth
BrightWave continues to demonstrate industry leading growth. Year-over-year revenue has increased by more than 30% while BrightWave has added over twenty new employees to the team of specialized email and eCRM experts to better serve BrightWave's roster of world class brands.
According to the Relevancy Group, "email marketing continues to be the most widely utilized marketing channel because of the significant ROI of email marketing that has been established for decades… growing on average from 17 percent to 21 percent. As the value of email marketing and the complexity of the channel continues to increase, the need for email marketing agency expertise to enhance marketer capabilities is further underscored." BrightWave is continuing to seize on this surge of demand for sophisticated email services in conjunction with large scale digital transformations rapidly reshaping the marketplace.
Email Spotlight, The Rising Tide and EiQ Showcase Education, Community and Innovation
The Relevancy Group cites BrightWave as offering a superior level of counsel and industry resources to clients, stating in its 2017 Email Agency Buyer's Guide that BrightWave "blew the doors off their competition in the area of Educational Resources." BrightWave maintains and enhances its thought leader, disruptor and industry educator status by hosting a wide range of events that offer insight to those seeking additional resources and points of view in the fast-changing email, eCRM and cross-channel industries
BrightWave's next Email Spotlight will be on October 10 at its new headquarters in Atlanta. The Email Spotlight brings together digital leaders and practitioners in the email capital of the world showcasing the thriving and diverse email ecosystem. More than 15 leading vendors will attend to differentiate their offerings and explain where they add value in the customer journey. More information can be found at http://www.emailspotlight.com.
The company has also rolled out a new invite-only partner series called The Rising Tide for its team and clients to hear from relevant partners in an intimate setting.
Lastly, BrightWave will host its third annual EiQ on March 14, 2019. EiQ, the intelligent email gathering, will be at the Grand Hyatt Buckhead in Atlanta. In 2018, the wildly popular event brought over 400 marketers to Atlanta to learn and showcase email's performance and continued innovation. More information about the event can be found at http://www.EiQGathering.com.
BrightWave is the leading email marketing agency. With over 15 years of experience managing the best email programs in the country, BrightWave elevates eCRM and cross-channel programs through industry-leading innovation, relationship orchestration and pioneering inbox experiences. Learn more at http://www.BrightWave.com.
BrightWave also is the creator of EiQ, the intelligent email gathering. This one-day event on March 14, 2019 is where the industry community convenes and focuses on innovation and business impact. For more information on the event, please visit http://www.eiqgathering.com.