The Davey Awards Honor the Best Small Agencies Worldwide
DENVER (December 5, 2017) – It was announced today that AvocetCommunications, a nationally recognized integrated marketing communications agency based in Longmont, was awarded a Silver Davey Award for its work for its client the Rocky Mountain Down Syndrome Association.
The Davey Awards honor the best in web, design, video, advertising, mobile and social from small agencies worldwide.
The award is sanctioned and judged by the Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts (AIVA), an invitation-only body consisting of top-tier professionals from a “Who’s Who” of acclaimed media, advertising, and marketing firms. AIVA members include executives from organizations such as Condé Nast, Disney, GE, Keller Crescent, Microsoft, Monster.com, MTV, Push, Publicis, Sesame Workshops, The Marketing Store, Worktank, Yahoo!, and many more.
“We are always pushing the boundaries of what it means to be creative and what it means to be strategic and innovative,” Lori Jones, president and CEO of Avocet, said. “To have our team singled out by this amazing organization that shares that same spirit is a great honor.”
Founded in 1980, woman-owned Avocet Communications has earned a national reputation for helping its clients increase customer count through integrated marketing communications solutions. The agency represents B2B, B2C, retail, social enterprises, nonprofits, and entrepreneurial start-ups from around the country. The agency’s strategic team of marketing, creative, media, PR, and online professionals build campaigns and top of mind awareness for their clients through innovative, ROI-based branding, marketing, digital, media relations, social, and advertising strategies.
In addition, Jones hosts the four-day-a-week Integrate & Ignite podcast. The popular program for entrepreneurs and CEOs was launched in 2016, and since that time has been downloaded over 10,000 times. The guests that Jones interviews are some of the nation’s most influential business leaders, people who are passionate, who are doing amazing things, and who are willing to share their wisdom and their stories so others can learn and strategize and position their businesses for growth and success.
In 2016 Lori Jones was selected to become a founding member of the Forbes Agency Council. Jones was asked to join this prestigious group based on her long career, leadership in the industry, and the agency’s success and innovation producing strategic integrated marketing campaigns for clients across the country.
Avocet has been named one of Colorado’s Top 100 Women-Owned Businesses by ColoradoBiz magazine several years in a row and was named to BizWest’s Mercury 100 list. The Denver Business Journal ranked Avocet in its list of Top 25 Advertising Agencies in the state.