Constant Contact®, Inc . (NASDAQ: CTCT), the trusted marketing advisor to more than half a million small organizations worldwide, and the Chicago City Treasurer’s Office have announced the winners of the 2013 Chicago Small Business Online Marketing Contest.
The Chicago Small Business Online Marketing Contest awarded over $10,000 in cash and prizes to businesses submitting winning entries in “Best Business Email Marketing” and “Best Overall Users of Social Media” categories, including “Rookie Awards” for those businesses that had utilized online marketing tools for less than one year. Entries were judged based on originality of concept, polish and appeal, clarity, and effectiveness.
“Three years after launching the first Chicago Small Business Online Marketing Contest, we’re seeing growing response from the local small businesses and nonprofit community,” said Chicago City Treasurer Stephanie D. Neely. “The level of interest and participation reflects the importance of online marketing to small business and nonprofit success.”
Winners: Best Business Email Marketing
- 1st Place: Elements Contemporary Ballet
- 2nd Place: The Honeycomb Project
- Rookie Award: Shawn Sargent Studio