Author: Nathan Kinkead

I am Senior Web Developer & Team Lead at eCreations, I am on the board of directors as Technology Chair for the Arizona Interactive Marketing Association (AZIMA), I am on the board of directors as Secretary for Grace Bible Church of Phoenix, and I blog about geeky tech stuff at KinkeadTech.comAbout Me: I'm a technology enthusiast and early adopter. I love playing with new electronics like computers/laptops, Android phones/tablets, home theater systems, and home automation systems. I'm a PHP/MySQL/HTML/JS/CSS web developer and a connoisseur of Content Management Systems and eCommerce system. I strive to analyze business problems and devise technological solutions.

Winners of the 2nd Annual AZIMA TIM Awards

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More than 100 people gathered at the Phoenix Art Museum to honor the best in the business at AZIMA’s 2nd Annual TIM Awards.

Named after Sir Timothy Berners-Lee, acknowledged father of the World Wide Web, the annual TIM Awards celebrated digital marketing professionals and their successful interactive marketing campaigns during 2013.

Here are the winners for 2013: 

Best Website

First Place: Global Rally Cross
Finalist:
The James Agency

Best Social Media Campaign

First Place: Ideas Collide, Best Western International’s Vacation Citation
Finalist: Wirebuzz, Breast Cancer Answers

Arnie Keunn

Arnie Kuenn, founder and CEO of Vertical Measures, was named Interactive Person of the Year for 2014

Best Integrated Interactive Campaign

First Place: Infusionsoft, Thrive 365 
Finalist: WireBuzz, Breast Cancer Answers

Best Email Marketing Campaign

First Place: Forty, 80s Tees’ Awesomely 80s
Finalist:
The Lavidge Company, Massage Envy Spa’s Guest/New Member Email Drip Campaign

Best Display Ad (Single or Campaign)

First Place: Flagstaff CVB 
Finalist: LaneTerralever, Lifelock

Best Rich Media Execution

First Place: Republic Media, Pink Jeep Tours

Marcus Sheridan, founder of The Sales Lion, hosted the awards ceremony.

Marcus Sheridan, founder of The Sales Lion, hosted the awards ceremony.

Best Mobile Marketing Campaign

First Place: FIdeas Collide, Best Western International’s BW Alive! Summer Promo
Finalist: LaneTerralever, Grand Canyon Visitor Center Mobile Fencing

Best App

First Place: Ideas Collide, Best Western International’s Best Western To Go
Finalist: Qualia, BlueSpark’s Web and Mobile App

Best Blog

First Place: iAquire 
Finalist: AZ Tech Beat

Best Online Video

First Place: Vertical Measures’ ‘Why Visual Content is So Important’
Finalist:
Ideas Collide, Best Western Indie Film Series

Brand of the Year

Best Western International (Ideas Collide)

Interactive Person of the Year

Arnie Kuenn, Founder and CEO of Vertical Measures

How to Create and Execute a Winning Conversion Optimization Strategy

AZIMA’s January event speaker is Chris Goward, the founder WiderFunnel with the belief that digital agencies should prove their value. He’s developed conversion optimization programs for clients like Google, Electronic Arts, SAP, and Magento. His new book, “You Should Test That,” redefines CRO and shows how to create dramatic business improvements.

This event is scheduled for January 16th, 2014 at the Hilton Scottsdale Resort starting at 6pm.