Regional/Chapter Best of NAMA Events

Written by NAMA on Wednesday, January 20, 2016 , 12:00 pm

Register Now!

It is the time of year for Best of NAMA! Here is the complete list of all the Chapter and Regional Best of NAMA Events. Make sure to register now for the events you would like to attend!

Region I
(Western Pacific Chapter)
January 27, 2016
12:00 – 1:30 p.m.
The Tides Restaurant, San Diego Convention Center
In conjunction with the NCBA Convention
San Diego, CA
RSVP to Katie Nieri by January 15.

Region III
(Cornbelt, Iowa, North Central and Northern Prairie Chapters)
January 28, 2016
6:00 – 8:30 p.m.
Mill City Museum, Minneapolis, MN
Click here to view the invitation and to register.

Region IV
(Badger, Chicago, Heartland and Mid-America Chapters)
January 21, 2016
6:00 – 8:30 p.m.
Austin’s Fuel Room, Libertyville, IL
Click here to view the invitation and to register.

Carolinas/Virginia Chapter
January 20, 2016
HQ Raleigh
6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Raleigh, NC
Click here to view the invitation and register.

Florida & Southeastern Chapter
January 21, 2016
Cinco’s Mexican Cantina
5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Suwanee, GA
RSVP to Michele Egan by January 15.

Midsouth Chapter
January 21, 2016
Jim’s Place Grille
6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Collierville, TN
Click here to register.

Visit the NAMA calendar frequently for updated information and links.

If you have any questions, please call us at (913) 491-6500.

2016 Agri-Marketing Conference Update

Written by NAMA on Wednesday, January 20, 2016 , 10:46 am

image001[1]The 2016 Agri-Marketing Conference Brochure is mailing this week! Keep an eye out for your copy. Can’t wait? Download the digital version now.

Register now  for the 2016 Agri-Marketing Conference, April 13-15, in Kansas City, MO. Visit the AMC homepage for conference, hotel and registration details.

Check out our lineup for the 2016 Breakout Sessions:

—The Six-Source Method Behind Influential Marketing

—The Story of Innovation: Why Ideas Defy Logic

—Producer Panel: Speaking to Different Generations of Decision-Makers

—Marketing, Growing and Delivering Specialty Crops

—Bigger Success. Less Content. Outsized Results.

—Digital Sociology

—Overcoming Obstacles

—Advertising and Editorial: Are We Speaking the Same Language?

Connection Point:

Looking for opportunities to place your company’s products and services before decision-makers in the ag marketplace? NAMA’s Connection Point is for you. Contact Lauren Chaney to book your booth today.

Sponsorship:

Looking for other ways to get noticed? Get in touch with Jenny Pickett for sponsorship opportunities.

Register today to save money and get a jump on your 2016 calendar! #NAMA16

Agribusiness Leader and NAMA Marketer Awards

Written by NAMA on Wednesday, January 20, 2016 , 10:45 am

Don’t forget to nominate the cream of the crop – Agribusiness Leader of the Year and NAMA Marketer of the Year.  The nomination deadline is THIS FRIDAY!!

Winners of these prestigious awards will be honored at the 2016 Agri-Marketing Conference, April 13 – 15, in Kansas City, MO.  Celebrate the achievements and impressive careers of the very best in agriculture with NAMA.

Agribusiness Leader of the Year:

NAMA’s highest honor, the Agribusiness Leader of the Year award recognizes leadership achievement in agriculture and the food and fiber industry. Solicited from senior level position holders in private, public or academic service, nominees should exemplify excellence in agribusiness by their significant contributions to the industry.

Application

Please download the application in Adobe PDF format or fill out the online nomination form.

Submission deadline is THIS FRIDAY, January 22, 2016.

NAMA Marketer of the Year:

NAMA recognizes an active member with senior management of marketing and/or sales responsibilities with the NAMA Marketer of the Year award. This award is the most prestigious honor awarded to an active member of the association and honors outstanding accomplishments in the field of agri-marketing directly to ag producers. Nominees are solicited from agribusiness and related companies with overall marketing and/or sales responsibilities.

Application:

Please download the application in Adobe PDF format or fill out the online nomination form.

Submission deadline is THIS FRIDAY, January 22, 2016.

Check out a list of current and past winners for Agribusiness Leader of the Year and NAMA Marketer of the Year.

If you have any questions about these awards, please contact Jenny Pickett at (913) 491-6500 or jennyp@nama.org.

Region II Best of NAMA Award Winners

Written by NAMA on Wednesday, January 20, 2016 , 10:37 am

Check out some pictures of the Best of Show Winners from the Region II Best of NAMA Awards Banquet at the Boulevard Brewing Company in Kansas City, MO. Click here for the full album.

Click to view a list of the Region II Best of NAMA Award Winners!

Best of Show AdvertisingBest of Show: Ag. Audiences – Advertising
Advertising to Agribusiness
EG Integrated, In House – EG Growler

Lynnette Roxburgh, EG Integrated

 

 

 

Best of Show PRBest of Show: Ag. Audiences – Public Relations
Company and Association Magazines – External – directed to farm customers, prospects or others serving agribusiness
AMVAC, Woodruff Sweitzer, CWT Publication: Winter and Summer 2015 Editions

Katana Ewbank, Woodruff Sweitzer
 

Best of Show Digital and ConsumerBest of Show: Ag. Audiences – Digital
Social Tactic – a specific activity
CommonGround, Osborn Barr, CommonGround Video Promoting New Website

Jason Courtney, Osborn Barr

 

Best of Show: Consumer Audiences
Company or Producer-Funded Advertising Campaign Element directed to consumers
United Soybean Board/National Corn Growers Association, Osborn Barr, CommonGround
(same photo as Best of Show: Ag. Audiences – Digital)

 

Best of Show SpecialtyBest of Show: Specialty Audiences
Specialty PR Campaign
Diamond Pet Foods, Woodruff Sweitzer, Diamond Pet Foods and Dennis Dachshund

Kelly Loganbill, Woodruff Sweitzer

 

Agribusiness Leader & NAMA Marketer of the Year

Written by NAMA on Thursday, January 7, 2016 , 10:32 am

Don’t forget to nominate the cream of the crop – Agribusiness Leader of the Year and NAMA Marketer of the Year.  The nomination deadline is just a few short weeks away!

Winners of these prestigious awards will be honored at the 2016 Agri-Marketing Conference, April 13 – 15, in Kansas City, MO.  Celebrate the achievements and impressive careers of the very best in agriculture with NAMA.

Agribusiness Leader of the Year:

NAMA’s highest honor, the Agribusiness Leader of the Year award recognizes leadership achievement in agriculture and the food and fiber industry. Solicited from senior level position holders in private, public or academic service, nominees should exemplify excellence in agribusiness by their significant contributions to the industry.

Application

Please download the application in Adobe PDF format or fill out the online nomination form.

Submission deadline is January 22, 2016.

NAMA Marketer of the Year:

NAMA recognizes an active member with senior management of marketing and/or sales responsibilities with the NAMA Marketer of the Year award. This award is the most prestigious honor awarded to an active member of the association and honors outstanding accomplishments in the field of agri-marketing directly to ag producers. Nominees are solicited from agribusiness and related companies with overall marketing and/or sales responsibilities.

Application:

Please download the application in Adobe PDF format or fill out the online nomination form.

Submission deadline is January 22, 2016.

 

Check out a list of current and past winners for Agribusiness Leader of the Year and NAMA Marketer of the Year.

If you have any questions about these awards, please contact Jenny Pickett at (913) 491-6500 or jennyp@nama.org.

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