The Forrester Wave™: Search Marketing Agencies, Q4 2017
Forrester Research, Inc., an independent research firm, ranked Merkle as a Leader in The Forrester Wave™: Search Marketing Agencies, Q4 2017.
Pega Partner Excellence in Thought Leadership Award: Customer Engagement
Merkle|Comet has won the 2017 Pega Partner Excellence in Thought Leadership Award: Customer Engagement. The award was presented during PegaWorld 2017 taking place June 4-7 in Las Vegas, NV. This marks the fourth Pega Partner Excellence Award for Merkle|Comet. The Partner Excellence Award reflects Pega’s expectations of alliance success, using objective criteria to select and reward partners for demonstrating exceptional performance.
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Econsultancy Top 100 Digital Agencies
Merkle was ranked number 11 on the Econsultancy Top 100 Digital Agencies list, up three spots from its 2017 ranking. The list ranks the UK’s largest digital agencies based on fee income. The report, now in its 16th year, is a prestigious industry publication that provides comprehensive analysis and commentary on the state of the digital industry. It provides in-depth information about each agency, offering a definitive guide for client-side professionals to select the right partners to achieve their business goals.
Campaign US’s Digital 40 over 40
Merkle's own Coleen Kuehn, Chief Media Officer, was named to Campaign US’s Digital 40 over 40 list. Coleen joins an elite group of the industry’s most gifted and accomplished digital talents over 40. Honorees represent a diverse background across interactive advertising, marketing, and design, but each provides outstanding and unique contributions to the state of digital marketing.
The DataIQ 100
Michael Komasinski, President of Merkle EMEA, and John Brodie, Founder of Merkle Aquila, were named to the DataIQ100. The DataIQ 100 profiles the most influential people in data-driven business in 2018
AdExchanger's Top 10 Programmatic Agencies
Merkle was named 2nd on AdExchanger’s Top Ten Programmatic Agencies list for 2017. "Traditionally a CRM agency, Merkle is applying its long expertise in first-party data to programmatic."
Marketer Quarterly Award
Merkle was awarded a 2017 Marketer Quarterly - Email Marketing Award in the Best Cross-Channel Campaign: Financial Servicescategory for Nationwide Financial.
Marketing Edge Corporate Heritage Award
Marketing Edge has named Merkle the 2017 winner of the Corporate Heritage Award. This award honors a recognized trailblazer in the marketing industry that has, over many decades, recruited, trained, and inspired generations of business leaders, touching every area of the industry today. Unparalleled leadership and commitment to shaping the future of marketing through education, mentorship and service are also hallmarks of a Corporate Heritage Award honoree.
MediaPost Search Agency of the Year 2017
Merkle has been named the 2017 Search Agency of the Year. The prestigious honor, bestowed by the editorial board of MediaPost, recognizes companies that represent the best-in-class in the advertising community.
US Search Awards 2017
Merkle has been awarded US Search Awards in the Best Use of Search category for the MetLife Enterprise Search Strategy- Core Brand campaign; Best SEO Campaign category for its ShoppersChoice.com- domain Consolidation SEO campaign; and named theBest Large SEO Agency.