NEW YORK, Oct. 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- North 6th Agency, Inc. (N6A), an award-winning communications agency based in the heart of SoHo in New York City, today announced the recipients of its signature performance, perks and quality of life programs for the month of September 2016.
The N6A Velox Group took home the honors as the winner of N6A's inaugural "So You Think You Can Pitch" competition. The competition featured a panel of well-respected media professionals from prestigious publications evaluating pitches from the N6A team on behalf of several clients. Following each pitch the panel would vote based on whether or not they would cover the pitch. At the end of the competition, the N6A Velox Group received the most votes, and as a result, earned extended Summer Fridays through the end of 2016.
Additionally, the N6A Velox Group reclaimed the "N6A Golden Group" trophy for the first time since March as the highest-performing group for the month. The "N6A Golden Group" competition is awarded monthly, with a total of $50,000 being distributed to the winning group over the course of the year, as well an extra week of vacation.
Account Executive Brian Michelotti was named the "N6A Chairman's Pick" for the third quarter of 2016. The "N6A Chairman's Pick" recognition goes to the N6Aer who has best displayed N6A values over the previous quarter; accountability, fearlessness, positive energy, sacrifice, selflessness, and team spirit. Michelotti will earn a trip to Hawaii in January for being named this quarter's "N6A Chairman's Pick" winner.
The N6A/Snaps account team captured "N6A Team of the Month" honors in September. The "N6A Team of the Month" program rewards the account team that demonstrates the most impressive results, service, and collaboration for an N6A client throughout the month.
The following staff members were named "N6A Producer of the Week" in September. The "N6A Producer of the Week" program was created to reward individual staff members who achieve the highest level of production and contribute the most to N6A on a weekly basis.
- Week of September 5: Corryn Hurrington, Account Executive (N6A Haraka)
- Week of September 12: Jacky Agudelo, Account Manager (N6A Velox)
- Week of September 19: Lauren Bunde, Account Coordinator (N6A Ikuzo)
- Week of September 26: Jessica Moody, Account Manager (N6A Ikuzo)
N6A has been recognized by Forbes.com for its unique customer service approach and data-driven commitment to generating results for clients. Most recently, N6A was named by O'Dwyer's as the #1 Fastest-Growing Firm in the United States, as well as the New York Observer Power Agency List, and as one of the "coolest spaces at the hottest PR firms".
ABOUT NORTH 6TH AGENCY, INC. (N6A):
North 6th Agency, Inc. (N6A) is an award-winning brand communications agency based in the heart of SoHo in New York City. N6A's culture and atmosphere has been lauded as one of the most rewarding, collaborative and unique in the agency world.
The pillars of the N6A work experience are based on the six taglines that greet staff members on the walls of N6A each day, and the motivating stories behind them: 'Compete & Care', 'Embrace the Pace', 'I Was Wrong', 'Championship Months', 'Start & End Strong', and 'N6Accountability'.
N6A has been awarded several prestigious industry recognitions, including the #1 Fastest-Growing Firm ranking in O'Dwyer's, NY Observer Power Agency List, Summit International Award, PR News Marketing and PR Leader of the Year, and has been selected as one of the "coolest spaces at the hottest PR firms" by the New York Observer.
SOURCE North 6th Agency