The Mashies are fast approaching! Meet a few of the digital marketing agency award contenders.
Last week we covered the social media agencies that made the final round of the Mashies Awards. Now it’s on to digital marketing campaigns. “Digital marketing” is a big, fluid space. The Mashies ranged from interactive ad execution to product placement in the digital realm. These are the award-winning campaigns that show us just what digital can do.
Don’t be overwhelmed by the sheer number of digital agencies out there. Easily find the right digital marketing agency out there many of which can be easily found on Agency Spotter). Dip a toe in and start with the three finalists below.
Meet the Digital Marketing Award Contenders
Best Real-Time Marketing Contender: Allen & Gerritsen for Dietz & Watson’s Laser Ham
It all started with an innocent tweet. Comedian Michael Ian Black mused about the existence of LaserHam to his 1.9 million Twitter followers.
Has anybody invented a laser that etches your face on a ham? It would be called LaserHam.
— Michael Ian Black (@michaelianblack) September 25, 2013
The Allen & Gerritsen team noticed the tweet, and after securing support from Dietz & Watson’s CMO, sprung into action. Less than 24-hours later, LaserHam was revealed
— Dietz & Watson (@DietzandWatson) September 26, 2013
Best Interactive Ad Execution Contender: Crispin Porter + Bogusky for Domino’s Live
Throughout May 2014, Domino’s live-streamed the pizza-making process from one of the chain’s locations in Salt Lake City. Five cameras broadcasted 12 hours of live video every day. This campaign by full-service advertising agency CP+B was part of a larger effort to recast Domino’s as a maker of real, delicious pizza.
Working with Razorfish, Mercedes-Benz made a big push to reach Millennials on Instagram during the launch of the CLA, a model starting at $30,000. At the time, the app didn’t have any paid media options. So the digital agency identified five photographers with sizable followings (aka influencers) to spend five days driving and documenting their experience in the CLA. Each posted six photos a day on their Instagram account and the Mercedes-Benz Instagram account. The goal? To shed the adjective often associated with the German auto manufacturer: stuffy.
Find Your Finalists
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