MarketingProfs yesterday announced the winners of its first annual during an Oscars-themed ceremony held on the first day of its annual marketing event, the B2B Marketing Forum.
The B2B Bright Bulb Awards honor excellence in business-to-business marketing in nine different categories, plus one surprise category.
The winners were chosen from more than 160 entries across all categories.
The 2013 award winners are:
B2B Luminary: B2B Marketer of the Year
Karen Thomas-Smith—Vice President Marketing, Accountable Care Solutions, Optum
B2B Luminary Agency: B2B Agency of the Year
Quarry Integrated Communications
B2B Small Agency Luminary of the Year
B2B Innovator Brand: B2B Brand of the Year
WIKA Instrument, LP
B2B Innovator Campaign: B2B Campaign of the Year
Best B2B Creative
Best B2B Marketing Project
Best Newcomer Agency of the Year: The "Spark Award" Agency
Go Grow Strategies
Best Newcomer Business of the Year: The "Spark Award” Brand
And a special surprise category:
1st Annual MarketingProfs Lifetime Achievement Award
David Meerman Scott, who delivered a surprise keynote at the two-day event.
See this past post for a list of all of the finalists and our judges.
What's more: The winners of our Oscar-themed awards get the Hollywood treatment via uberflip in our Bright Bulb Yearbook.
Congratulations to all the winners!