2019 Winners

  • Best “Non-Marketing” Marketing Program: SageSure Insurance Managers – Culture Quest
  • Best Brand Launch or Rebranding Effort: SaleStratus – Strategic Reset
  • Best Collegiate/Student Marketing Plan, Campaign, or Program: Cincinnati State Technical & Community College – Haute Fusion Studio
  • Best Customer Experience Execution: VEGA Americas, Inc. – Technology Days
  • Best Integrated Marketing Campaign: Wayne HealthCare – Mako Robotic-Arm Assisted Surgical Technology Service Launch
  • Best Overall Digital Strategy & Execution: Premier Health – How Premier Health used Newjacking and Current Events to Grow
  • Best Scrappy Marketing Campaign: SageSure Insurance Managers – Culture Quest
  • Best Use of Content for Inbound Marketing and Engagement: Wayne HealthCare – Mako Robotic-Arm Assisted Surgical Technology Service Launch

2019 Special Merit Recognition

  • Special Merit, In-House Warrior: First American Healthcare Finance – Missions Matter
  • Special Merit, Research/Insight Catalyst: Sund & Co. – Data-Driven Lead Generation and Product Launch for Control Bionics

2019 Cincinnati Marketing Legends

We recognized our third class of Cincinnati Marketing Legends: Pete Blackshaw, Jim Stengel, and Molly Wellmann. Read more about them.

2018 Winners

  • Best “Non-Marketing” Marketing Program: The “Why” Behind Our Work, by SageSure Insurance Managers
  • Best Brand Launch or Rebranding Effort: Xavier University Re-brand, by the Xavier Marketing and Communications Office
  • Best Collegiate/Student Marketing Plan, Campaign, or Program: “Exploring the Power of the Ghost” by Northern Kentucky Marketing Association Club at Haile/US Bank College of Business, Northern Kentucky University
  • Best Customer Experience Execution: Fast Park & Vehr Communications: Customer Experience in the face of Hurricane Harvey
  • Best Integrated Marketing Campaign: Humanizing Healthcare Finance, by First American Healthcare
  • Best Overall Digital Strategy & Execution: Premier Health – Premier Health Now
  • Best Scrappy Marketing Campaign: Xavier University Office of Marketing and Communications, Orientation Blessing Video
  • Best Use of Content for Inbound Marketing and Engagement: Vehr Communications and Cincinnati Public Schools, IamCPS
  • Best Use of Technology for Sales Enablement: The Wastewater Customer Journey map by Start Something Bold for their client VEGA Americas

2018 Special Merit Recognition

  • Special Merit, In-House Warrior: Sons of the American Revolution – Richard Montgomery Chapter, from Dayton, Ohio, Finalist in Best “Non-Marketing” Marketing Program
  • Special Merit, Research/Insight Catalyst: The new Mercy McAuley brand, by Madison Design and Consumer Clarity, Finalist in Best Brand Launch or Rebranding Effort
  • Special Merit, Research/Insight Catalyst: “Winning the Millennials’ Hearts Back” by Northern Kentucky Marketing Association Club from Northern Kentucky University, Finalist in Best Collegiate/Student Marketing Plan, Campaign, and/or Program
  • Special Merit, Research/Insight Catalyst: “Problem Gambling: It’s a Disorder, Not A Decision, by Northlich for the Ohio Lottery” by Northlich, Finalist in Best Customer Experience Execution
  • Special Merit, In-House Warrior: Premier Health – Jenny’s Journey, from Dayton, Ohio, Finalist and Winner in Best Overall Digital Strategy & Execution
  • Special Merit, In-House Warrior: The #HonestPlumbing Campaign by Ryan Eten and Jolly Plumbing, Finalist in Best Scrappy Marketing Campaign