CLEVELAND--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Content Marketing Institute (CMI), a UBM company, just awarded the top four winners in their 2016 Content Marketing Awards program during their annual Content Marketing Awards ceremony live at Content Marketing World 2016 in Cleveland, Ohio. The Project of the Year, Agency of the Year (large and small agencies), and Content Marketer of the Year winners were announced in front of more than 3,500 attendees at #CMWorld, the largest content marketing event in the world.
Here are the 2016 top prize winners:
- Content Marketing Agency of the Year (Less than 100 Employees) : Velocity Partners, London, UK
- Content Marketing Agency of the Year (100+ Employees) : C3 Creative Code and Content GMBH, Stuttgart, Germany
- Project of the Year: Sainsbury’s Magazine (Agency: Seven)
- Content Marketer of the Year: Amanda Todorovich, Director of Content Marketing, Cleveland Clinic
While these are the winners of the top four Content Marketing Award prizes, there were also 76 individual category winners that were announced in late July. There were more than 1,300 entries to this year’s awards and a panel of all-star judges chose the “best of the best” in content marketing excellence recognizing all aspects of content marketing, from strategy to distribution, and from editorial to design.
“This has truly been the best year yet for the Content Marketing Awards,” shares Joe Pulizzi founder, Content Marketing Institute, and author of 4 content marketing books including Content Inc. “We had some really outstanding work featured in the program and it was a privilege to be able to honor those who are truly achieving content marketing success.”
The Content Marketing Awards, launched in 2004, is the first and largest content marketing award program in the world. You can see a full list of winners here: http://contentmarketingawards.com/
The 2017 Content Marketing Awards program will open in February 2017. Brand marketers and agencies can visit the website to be notified when next year’s program opens.
About Content Marketing Institute
Content Marketing Institute, a UBM company, is the leading global content marketing education and training organization, teaching enterprise brands how to attract and retain customers through compelling, multichannel storytelling. CMI’s Content Marketing World event, the largest content marketing-focused event, is held every September in Cleveland, Ohio, USA, and the Intelligent Content Conference event is held every spring. CMI publishes the bi-monthly magazine Chief Content Officer, and provides strategic consulting and content marketing research for some of the best-known brands in the world. Watch this video to learn more about CMI.