LOS ANGELES, May 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Hawthorne Direct, the leader in accountable advertising, today announced that CEO and owner Jessica Hawthorne-Castro has been nominated for two L.A. Business Journal 2016 Women's Summit awards. The upcoming summit event, which builds on a 23-year tradition, will honor women executives in the Los Angeles County area on their outstanding achievements in business.
The event will take place on Monday, May 23rd from 7 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the JW Marriott at L.A. Live in Los Angeles. Speaker panels are scheduled until 11 a.m. and will feature local women executives addressing a range of topics, including subjects related to wealth, wellness and wisdom. The awards luncheon portion of the program will be held from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
The 2016 Women's Summit award categories include Business Owner/CEO of the Year, Executive of the Year, Rising Star, Volunteer of the Year, Philanthropist of the Year and Corporate Advocate. Hawthorne-Castro has been nominated in the Business Owner/CEO of the Year and Corporate Advocate categories. Winners will be announced at the event.
"It's such an honor to be nominated for the 2016 Women's Summit awards along with such a distinguished group of businesswomen," said Hawthorne-Castro. "Women are creating jobs and coming up with innovative new products and services all over the country, and it's a privilege to gather on the local level to recognize women's significant contributions in Los Angeles County."
Hawthorne has successfully led more than a thousand major campaigns for some of the world's most recognizable and beloved brands and is considered a champion for 'truth in advertising'. The company engages, informs and persuades customers, driving significant market share growth and delivering value by combining creative services with data science. Learn more at www.hawthornedirect.com.
Hawthorne-Castro was also honored in 2014 and 2015 with L.A. Business Journal's "Women Making A Difference" Award.
About Hawthorne Direct:
Hawthorne Direct, a creative, analytics and technology-driven advertising agency, specializes in strategic planning, creative development, production, media planning, buying and analytics, and campaign management for integrated marketing campaigns. With nearly 30 years of proven excellence, the agency combines persuasive brand messaging with best-in-class analytic systems to create accountable, high performance advertising campaigns.
Hawthorne helps brands efficiently target their consumers, improve cost per acquisition, optimize the lifetime value of a brand's customers, and even drive consumer response to key retail outlets or corporate locations. As a leading analytic and data driven, accountable brand advertising agency, Hawthorne specializes in integrated campaign solutions. The company offers a full suite of integrated solutions with creative, media, digital and mobile services. Hawthorne maintains brand integrity and metrics to efficiently and effectively optimize the results of its clients' integrated media budgets via leading edge and proven data analytics.
Hawthorne has developed successful award-winning campaigns for countless Fortune 500 brands.
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