CHICAGO, June 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --
Stein IAS has capped off a stunning performance at the internationally-renowned ANA's Business Marketing Association (BMA) B2 Awards, by claiming the much-vaunted 'Agency of the Year' title - for the third consecutive year, marking the unprecedented sixth time in eight years - as well 26 individual category awards - more than any other agency.
In addition to picking up accolades for clients Korn Ferry, Ingredion EMEA and bswift, Stein IAS was honored with four awards for 1010data and three wins for Western Union Business Solutions (WUBS). With one of the highest accumulated scores out of the entire awards program, client Merck Animal Health's 'Cats are Everywhere' campaign also picked up 'Best in Show'.
To complete an already successful evening, client 1010data was also named 'Corporate Marketer of the Year (under $1 billion)'. The award was in recognition of its rebranding and repositioning which helped 1010data to assume leadership status in the highly competitive Big Data industry and accelerate growth.
Tom Stein, Chairman and Chief Client Officer of Stein IAS, commented: "To not only claim wins right across the multi-channel spectrum - from content to digital to demand generation - but be named 'Agency of the Year' for the third consecutive year is a phenomenal feat and testament to our commitment to helping our clients maximize opportunity in the Post-Modern Marketing world.
"We are honored to work for some of the best brands in B2B and to see so many of them awarded is an incredible validation of our dedication to pushing the boundaries of the wonderful world of B2B, which is made possible by the combined efforts of our dedicated and immensely talented team and clients. We will definitely be celebrating!"
The ANA's BMA B2 Awards recognize marketing excellence in the global B2B sector, with entries received this year from agencies the world over. The winners were announced during the B2 annual awards reception at The Hilton Chicago on Wednesday, May 31.
For more information about the B2 Awards and a full list of the 2017 winners, visit: https://www.marketing.org/content/show/id/b2-2017-winners-B
About Stein IAS
Stein IAS (www.steinias.com) is a global digital and integrated marketing agency whose purpose is to help make B2B brands the most important in their respective markets. With strategic locations across the Americas, EMEA and APAC, Stein IAS works with such brands as ABB, BP Castrol, Korn Ferry, Ingredion, Juniper Networks, Panduit, Riverbed Technology and Western Union Business Solutions. Stein IAS was named 2017 "Agency of the Year" by the Business Marketing Association, as it was in 2016, 2015, 2013, 2012 and 2011. It was also named an "Agency to Watch" by Advertising Age.
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