Conference Announces Marketing Award Finalists

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Finalists for the inaugural Crossroads Marketing Awards have been selected. Winners will be revealed during next week's Masters of Business Online Conference in Indianapolis and include categories such as Marketer of the Year, Rising Star and Most Innovate Campaign. October 1, 2013

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INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - Indiana's largest single-day marketing conference announced today the finalists for its inaugural Crossroads Marketing Awards.

There were several dozen nominations across four categories. In conjunction with Vitamin Talent and the Indianapolis Chapter of the American Marketing Association, judges narrowed down the field of finalists to honor the best of the best.

Founder Jim Brown stated, "Indiana's marketing environment has exploded over the last few years and there's a gap for marketing-specific awards. We are excited to highlight marketers who are doing amazing things to push their companies forward."

Winners will be announced and presented with their awards during lunch at the 2013 Masters of Business Online Conference next Wednesday, October 9. The finalists are: Rising Star: This award seeks out the best young talent in the digital media and marketing industry across Indiana.

-Eva McKnight, Formstack

-Lavon Temple, BLASTMedia

-Lauren Esposito, ExactTarget

Marketer of the Year: Seeks out the best veteran talent in the digital media and marketing industry across Indiana.

-Michelle Wilson, Oak Street Funding

-Ryan Smith, Raidious

-Simon Andrews, Hatchet Marketing

Best Integrated Campaign: Seeks out the best total integrated campaign in the digital media and marketing industry across Indiana.

-The Children's Museum

-One Click Ventures

-Formstack

Most Innovative Campaign: Seeks out the most innovative marketing activity.

-Silver Square

-Indiana University

Judges for the inaugural Crossroads Marketing Awards included:

-Neil Berman, CEO, Delivra

-Maura Kautsky, Marketing Strategist and Co-Founder, eWOM Marketing

-Kristian Andersen, CEO, KA+A

-Martha Patzer, Vice President, 270 Strategies

-Mary Catharine Grau, Director of Business Development, Well Done

For tickets to the MBO Conference and the Inaugural Crossroads Marketing Awards or for more information, go to www.MastersofBusinessOnline.com.

Source: Masters of Business Online Conference