CHICAGO, July 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- AgencyEA, a Chicago-based experiential marketing agency, was recently honored by Event Marketer and Event Design magazines as well as the Business Marketing Association. The agency's flawless execution of three ambitious projects, Oprah's Ultimate Australian Adventure, Boeing's 747-8 Intercontinental, and GE's Healthcare healthymagination Forum, earned industry honors from the esteemed organizations.
"We are honored to receive this recognition from such notable organizations. Each project was unique and challenging, but ultimately yielded great success for our clients," said Fergus Rooney, owner and CEO of EA.
With more than 700 submissions from marketing agencies around the world, Event Marketer magazine recognized EA for Oprah's Ultimate Australian Adventure. EA received the EX Award for Best Single Venue/Market Event. Partnering with Tourism Australia, EA organized a luxurious, unforgettable getaway for 302 of Oprah's audience members to travel to and throughout Australia. In the four months following the adventure, the country saw a notable increase in U.S. visitors, confirming the event a success for tourism efforts.
EA and Boeing received the Gold Event Design Award in the Best B-to-B Meeting/Event Environment category for the reveal of Boeing's new 747-8 Intercontinental aircraft. Boeing partnered with agencyEA to create a rousing revelation of the newest commercial aircraft for more than 10,000 employees, stakeholders, industry leaders and key customers.
The BMA honored EA with two Tower Awards. In the Exhibition/Trade Show category, EA was awarded for the GE Healthcare healthymagination Showcase at the African American Forum. The agency brought to life the experience of an African hospital, rural clinic and emergency room to more than 700 guests, exposing to them how they have the power to impact global healthcare. Oprah's Ultimate Australian Adventure was recognized again in BMA's Experiential Marketing category.
"Such notable recognition reaffirms our excitement of EA's recent re-branding," said Fergus Rooney. "We look forward to providing our clients with superior experiential marketing solutions."
AgencyEA (www.agencyEA.com) is a Chicago-based experiential marketing agency. Taking brands from passive presence to active engagement, EA helps some of the biggest names in the world produce unique, memorable interactions. Founded in 1999 as Event Architects, EA has worked with esteemed clients such as Oprah Winfrey's Harpo Productions, GE Healthcare, The Boeing Company and the Obama Administration.
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