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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The DataIQ Talent Awards
The DataIQ Talent Awards celebrate the Top Performers in Data and are entered by some of the most forward thinking companies and individuals in the data and analytics industries. Merkle | Periscopix has been honored with DataIQ’s Award for the Best Place to Work in Data and was named a finalist for the Data Innovator of the Year category.
The Drum Search Awards
Merkle | Periscopix has been honored with seven 2016 Drum Search Awards. The Drum Search Awards recognize and reward the UK's most innovative, creative, and effective search campaigns and strategies across both PPC and SEO, honoring exemplary individuals and companies at the forefront of the search industry in the UK. Merkle | Periscopix took home top honors in the following categories: Performance Agency of the Year Best Use of Paid Search as Part of a Programmatic Strategy: World First Best Use of Connected Devices: Rentokil-Initial/JC Ehrlich Best Retail & eCommerce Campaign (PPC): Toys ‘R’ Us Best Consumer Products & Services Campaign (PPC): Rentokil-Initial/JC Ehrlich Best B2B Campaign (PPC): PPL Best Charity & Not for Profit Campaign (PPC): Agape Volunteers
Merkle was awarded two PhillyDMA Benny Awards and one honorable mention in the Creative Only Direct Mail and Direct Mail- B-to-C categories. Merkle won the two awards for its work on the “Regions Android Pay Launch” and the “Region Edge Kit.” The “Nationwide Guidance Invitation” received honorable mention in the Direct Mail - B-to-C category.
Advertising Age's 2016 Agency Report
In the Agency Report issue of Advertising Age, Merkle was recognized for its rapid growth. Accolades include: World’s Largest Agency Companies – Merkle ranks number 20, moving up two positions from last year’s ranking, Merkle is among the fastest growing agencies in the world. Top US Agencies of All Disciplines – Merkle ranks 16, up four spots. World’s Largest CRM/Direct Marketing Networks – Merkle ranks 9, earning the distinction of the largest and fastest growing, independent CRM/direct marketing network globally. Largest US Digital Agency Networks – Merkle ranks 13. Largest US Search Marketing Agencies – Merkle is the second largest search agency and the largest privately held. Largest US Health Care Agency Networks – Merkle ranks in the top 20.
TMC's CRM Excellence Award
Merkle’s Customer-Centric Organization Planning & Design has been honored with a 2016 CRM Excellence Award presented by TMC’s CUSTOMER magazine. The 2016 CRM Excellence Award winners are chosen on the basis of their product or service’s ability to help extend and expand the customer relationship to become all encompassing, covering the entire enterprise and the entire customer lifecycle.
The Drum's Marketing Awards
Merkle | Periscopix has been honored with The Drum’s Marketing Award for the Best Use of Data category for its work with Tesco “Tesco’s Toy Story: To Profitability and Beyond!”. The Drum Marketing Awards celebrate the best marketers and campaigns in the UK.
2016 Stevie Awards
At the 14th Annual American Business Awards, Merkle’s marketing programs took top honors in nine different categories: Gold Stevie Award for Best Internal Recognition/Motivational Event: Merkle’s Annual Awards Program Silver Stevie Award for Branded Content Campaign of the Year: Digital Bowl Report Silver Stevie Award for Brand Experience of the Year- B2B: Digital Marketing Report Bronze Stevie Award for Branded Content Campaign of the Year: The Rise of the Platform Marketer- Book Launch Campaign Bronze Stevie Award for Online Marketing Campaign of the Year: Webinar Series Bronze Stevie Award for Branded Content Campaign of the Year: 2015 Marketing Imperatives- Mastering the Addressable Bronze Stevie Award for Best Brand Experience Event: Merkle’s 12th Annual Performance Marketing Executive Summit Bronze Stevie Award for Best Newsletter or House Organ/Publication- Online/Electronic: Merkle|RKG Blog Bronze Stevie Award for Best Web Writing/Content: Merkle|RKG Blog
Medical, Marketing and Media's Women to Watch
Catherine George, senior account director, has been named to Medical, Marketing and Media’s annual list of Women to Watch. Medical, Marketing and Media’s Women to Watch, part of the inaugural Hall of Femme program, salutes 20 aspiring healthcare and marketing executives who are distinguishing themselves in the mid-stages of their careers.