Kansas City’s premier outsourced marketing department for small businesses,EAG Advertising & Marketing, was named KC Agency of the Year and presented with 10 Fountain Awards at the 2019 Fountain Awards hosted by ANA Business Marketingand AMA of Kansas City (AMAKC) held March 7 at 2016 Main Event Space.
New awards were introduced this year to recognize the B2B Marketer of the Year, B2C Marketer of the Year, KC Agency of the Year and KC Marketing Team of the Year, and the EAG team is thrilled to have earned the honor of being named the inaugural KC Agency of the Year. “Without question, this is the highest honor we have received in our 16 years serving the Kansas City small business and advertising communities,” says Paul Weber, EAG CEO.
Judging criteria for the Fountain Awards is based equally on creative, production, objective/strategy and results. Categories for awards combine the best of business-to-business (B2B), business-to-consumer (B2C), and select categories that are open to all entries. Submission categories include advertising, brand identity, sales enablement, event marketing, public relations, internal marketing, integrated program, content, video and all forms of digital marketing.
“Our clients get excited about our work when it gets results for their businesses. This is what drives all that we do at EAG and we are proud to be able to continuously provide proof of performance to our clients as we did with these projects and campaigns,” says Michele Markham, EAG Advertising & Marketing president.
“EAG is proud to have members in both ANA Business Marketing KC and the American Marketing Association. Our B2B and B2C clients get the best outsourced marketing support possible, thanks in part to the education and networking gained from the ongoing professional development in which we've invested,” says Jeff Randolph, EAG Advertising & Marketing vice president, account planning.
In addition to being named Agency of the Year EAG won Fountain Awards in the following categories:
EAG won a Merit Award in the following category:
Search Engine Marketing/Pay-Per-Click – Magnum Systems Search Marketing
About EAG Advertising & Marketing
EAG Advertising & Marketing helps clients expand their marketing capacity by becoming their full-service outsourced marketing department. Brand development, consulting, media placement, creative design, content development, channel management, website design and search engine marketing services are conducted in-house by seasoned marketing professionals. Since 2003, EAG has provided advertising and marketing services to nearly 400 small and mid-market companiesin Kansas City and across the nation. Winners of numerous graphic design and marketing awards from the Business Marketing Association, EAG was a winner of “Best Places to Work,” “25 Under 25” in 2007 and “Top Companies” in 2013 and a 2018 Workplace Wellness Silver Certified Company awarded by the Kansas City Chamber of Commerce.