QUINCY, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Propel Marketing, a leading national provider of digital marketing products and services for local businesses, was named Best Digital Agency in the 2017 Local Media Digital Innovation Contest.
The contest was hosted by the Local Media Association (LMA), a leading media organization that serves more than 3,000 newspapers, TV stations, online news sites, radio stations, directories and research & development partners. It is the only industry trade organization that brings all local media together for the purpose of sharing, networking, collaboration and learning.
This highly competitive Digital Innovation Contest was LMA’s first, and was designed to recognize the best of local media companies for their use of digital strategies and today’s ever-evolving online environment. There were hundreds of entries across 14 categories centered around the various channels, strategies, and individuals involved in digital initiatives.
For the category of Best Digital Agency, agencies competed in two categories, over $5 million in annual revenue or under $5 million in annual revenue. Propel Marketing received first place in the over $5 million in annual revenue category.
According to LMA, the judges “really liked Propel Marketing’s consumer reach and growth as an agency. Additionally, they have great third-party connections that drive their agency forward.”
Peter Cannone, Propel Marketing’s CEO, accepted the award on behalf of Propel Marketing at the LMA Digital Revenue Summit in Chicago on May 9-10, and shared insight into the company’s award-winning work.
“We are ecstatic about this recognition of our efforts in digital marketing and innovation,” said Cannone. “Propel Marketing made big strides in delivering value to our customers last year with the rollout of our ThriveHive Guided Marketing Platform and the advancement of our digital marketing services. Our unique combination of marketing automation combined with cutting-edge digital marketing services will continue to be a driving force in the marketplace.”
Propel Marketing, a division of Propel Business Services, Inc., is a leading digital solutions provider helping local businesses connect with more customers. Propel Business Services, Inc. serves as a trusted online expert offering a unique blend of leading-edge technology, high quality customer service, and consistent results. Propel Business Services, Inc. is a trusted media partner and a wholly owned subsidiary of New Media Investment Group Inc.