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AgencyEA Work on Hampton GM Huddle Receives Numerous Industry Honors

Chicago, IL (June 30, 2017) – AgencyEA, a leading Chicago-based brand experience agency, has been named the Gold Winner of Chief Marketer’s PRO Awards for Best Use of Event or Experiential Marketing. This award – the highest honor in its category – was received for agencyEA’s work on Hampton’s 2016 Ultimate GM Huddle.

“We are committed to producing innovative work that delivers results. It’s an honor to have our dedicated team and their creative, strategic work be recognized by industry experts,” said Hunter Haas, group account director. “We are grateful to Hampton for their partnership and the collaborative opportunities they provide to create incredible programs.”

Chief Marketer’s PRO Awards is a recognition program for excellence in brand activation and promotion marketing. A panel of over 30 leading brand-side marketers judge work across a variety of marketing channels, including buzz campaigns, digital marketing, influencer programs and experiential activations.

Since 2014, EA has created and produced Hampton’s Ultimate GM Huddle in Orlando—a three-day interactive conference focused on cultivating a culture of “Hamptonality” and providing a platform for 3,000 general managers to connect, learn and grow.

In addition to the PRO awards, agencyEA’s work on the Hampton 2016 GM recently received industry honors from the American Business Association, being awarded a Silver Stevie Award in the Best Brand Experience Event and a Gold Hermes Creative Award in Event Marketing.

The Hermes Creative Awards is an international competition for creative professionals, involved in the concept, writing and design of traditional and emerging media. Hermes Creative Awards recognizes outstanding work in the industry while promoting the philanthropic nature of marketing and communication professionals.

The Stevie Awards are the world’s premier business awards that honor and generate public recognition of the achievements and positive contributions of organizations and working professionals worldwide.

AgencyEA is a brand experience agency. EA connects brands with their target audiences through experiential, digital and traditional engagement. Founded in 1999 as Event Architects, agencyEA has worked with esteemed clients such as Hilton Worldwide, Intuit, Clif Bar, Pandora, Target, Boeing and the Obama Administration.