The Board of the Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS) Northeast Ohio is soliciting entries for the 2017 SMPS Northeast Ohio Marketing Campaign Award. To be eligible, campaigns must have taken place between September 2016 and August 2017 and the submitting company must have an office location in northeast Ohio.
Do you want to see how your marketing team stacks up? Enter your firm's best materials for SMPS NEO’s first annual awards event! Awards include best digital and print campaigns and the member firm of the year, which is designated to a firm that has remained involved from the day they became a member (and not just by attending our luncheons). Guidelines follow below.
**Please send all intent for for nominations, including for which award(s) / categories to Rachel Rauscher firstname.lastname@example.org no later than March 31, 2018.**
Eligibility - Firm Member of the Year Award
Questionnaire - Print and Digital Awards
Please answer the following six questions. The word count limit is next to each question.
1. Creative Brief (250 words or less)
Please share your creative brief on your entry to convey to the jurors why your entry should win.
2. Marketing Objectives (75 words or less)
Identify your marketing goals by answering the following questions
Include the following:
3. Target Audience (50 words or less)
Define the audience for this piece or program.
4. Research and Planning (100 words or less)
Describe the market research conducted prior to planning your piece or program.
Summarize your marketing plan efforts. Explain the production and delivery method.
5. Messaging (50 words or less)
What is the intended message of this entry?
6. Results (100 words or less)
Please answer the following questions:
Final Submissions are due May 1, 2018. Please send samples digitally (including visual representation(s) of print submission and any links required for viewing video) to RRauscher@MoodyNolan.com and three physical copies (including visual representation(s) of digital submission) to:
Attn: Rachel Rauscher
1621 Euclid Ave #1150
Cleveland, OH 44115
Three representatives from outside the Northeast Ohio Chapter of SMPS have been selected to review the submissions. Winners will be announced at the SMPS NEO First Annual Awards on June 14 at Forest City Brewing Company.
All awards are being uniquely designed and crafted by local artist, Susie Frazier. See some of her work at https://www.susiefrazier.com/
Cost of Registration / Entry
$10 per person / $30 per award entry (includes one free event ticket)
If you plan to submit for an award, please register for the "Award Entry" which will include one event ticket.