Innis Maggiore is golden with 11 awards at Akron ad competition

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CANTON, Ohio (Feb. 24, 2020) — Innis Maggiore, the nation’s leading positioning ad agency, earned 11 awards at the 2020 American Advertising Federation Awards (ADDY® Awards) ceremony Friday night at the Akron Civic Theatre. The agency earned two Gold ADDYs, one for the Roadway to Adventure Kit created for Canton-based Midwest Industrial and one the 2019 ADDY Awards promotional materials.

Held by the Akron Chapter of the American Advertising Federation (AAF-Akron), the ceremony featured entries from Akron, Canton and the surrounding areas. Innis Maggiore’s awards were earned for:

• AAF-Akron – 2019 ADDY Awards Promotional Materials
• Aultman – Brand Campaign
• Goodyear Aviation – 2020 Calendar
• KFC/Kendall House - Finger Lickin’ Zone Billboard
• Massillon Museum – Paul Brown Museum Website
• Midwest Industrial – Roadway to Adventure Kit
• Smith’s – Chef Deb Geiser Biscuits Video
• Smith’s – Chef Jonathon Sawyer Cheesecake Video
• Smith’s – Chef Jonathon Sawyer Lentils Video
• Smith’s – Chef Jonathon Sawyer Walleye Video
• Stark Community Foundation – 2019 Impact Report

Creative Director Lee-Ann DeMeo and Associate Creative Director Cheryl Henderson said making a positive impact on clients’ businesses is an honor, as are the ADDY Awards.

“Our focus is always on strategic creative execution that gets results,” said DeMeo. “It’s nice to be recognized for that against some truly tough competition.”

“Collaborating with clients is fulfilling,” said Henderson. “It’s a privilege to be rewarded for dreaming up award-winning ideas that help them win in the marketplace.”

Innis Maggiore Group is recognized as America’s No. 1 positioning ad agency, building strong brand positions for companies in competitive markets. The full-service integrated agency had 2019 capitalized billings of $27 million. Key clients include: Aultman Hospital, AultCare, Baird Brothers Fine Hardwoods, BellStores, Dutchman Hospitality, Encino Energy, FSBO.com, Extreme Trailers, GOJO Industries (Purell), The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, GuideStone Financial Resources, InvestorKeep.com, KFC/Kendall House, Kobre & Kim, MID’S Sicilian Pasta Sauce, Midwest Industrial, Stark Area Regional Transit Authority (SARTA), Second Harvest Food Bank, SmithFoods, Stark Community Foundation and Young Trucks.

For more information contact:

Jim Cyphert
PR Director
Innis Maggiore
P: 330-492-5500
C: 330-501-9886
Email Jim Cyphert

"Nobody counts the number of ads you run; they just remember the impression you make."

- Bill Bernbach

"Positioning is the single most powerful concept in marketing. To stake a position means an organization, product, or service stands for one thing in the minds of prospects."

- Dick Maggiore

AWARD-WINNING WORK

Goodyear

Leadership through technology.

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Aultman

Leading our community to improved health.

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PURELL

Protecting us from the spread of germs.

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Smith's

Tradition you can taste.

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BellStores

Keeping the family on full.

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Custom Auto Body

Custom to the rescue!

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Artisa

Live Life Uncottaged

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Baird Brothers

Old school hardwood. Modern accessibility.

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MID'S

True Sicilian pasta sauce.

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DragonSkin

A monster of a new product to save critical communications.

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GOJO

Leader in skin health and hygiene.

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Beese Fulmer

Stay rational. Invest long term.

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GuideStone

Performance guided by values.

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Stark Community Foundation

Connecting people to the causes they care about.

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CSE Federal Credit Union

The Local Alternative

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NILodor

Invented Pet Odor Control Technology

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Stark Library

Where everything is free®

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Midwest Industrial Supply

Consider it done.

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Kimble

The Future of Waste Management

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Massillon Museum

Art & History Come Alive!

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Old Carolina

Authentic Carolina-style barbecue.

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Smoke The Burger Joint

Burgers smokin' with attitude.

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Baja West Coast Kitchen

Fresh food with a West Coast vibe.

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MCTV

Going the extra smile.

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Republic Steel

Steel Republic Steel.

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Second Harvest

Serving the community.

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Trumbull Metro Housing Authority

Building a solid future for those in need.

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Fair Housing Law Center

Fighting for Equal Housing

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