Oracle Press Release

Oracle Recognizes Marketing All-Stars at the 2014 Markie Awards

Awards honor modern marketing excellence in 12 categories including the new Best Cross-Channel Marketing Program

Modern Marketing Experience Europe, London, England – October 16, 2014

News Summary

In today’s rapidly changing digital world marketers are faced with a host of new challenges when trying to build personalized relationships between ideal customers and brands. The 2014 Markie Awards recognize marketers who are overcoming these challenges and demonstrating leadership in their respective industries with creative, innovative, and effective campaigns that successfully utilize modern marketing techniques to deliver revenue to their companies’ bottom lines.

News Facts

To promote best practices and celebrate the accomplishments of modern marketers in an ever-evolving industry, Oracle has announced the winners of the 2014 Markie Awards.
Now in its eighth year, the Markie Awards is an annual event that recognizes outstanding achievements in marketing across 12 categories.
This year, the European and North American Markie Awards were presented during Modern Marketing Experience Europe, presented by Oracle, in London, England, October 14–16.
The 2014 Markie Awards featured several new categories to reflect the evolving marketing landscape, including: Best Cross-Channel Marketing Program, Best Data Orchestration, Best IT-Marketing Collaboration, Best Social Campaign, and Content Is King.
The Markie Awards recognized top companies and leaders for creative, innovative, and effective modern marketing campaigns that delivered increased engagement, conversation, and ROI.

Winners of the 2014 Markie Awards include:

Best Cross-Channel Marketing Program: Tivoli
Best Data Orchestration: FIS
Best International Campaign: Exact Software
Best IT-Marketing Collaboration: Rautaruukki
Best Lead Nurturing Program: Cetera Financial Group
Best Social Campaign: Marriott Rewards
Content Is King: PetRelocation
Extraordinary Email: B&Q
Integration Innovation: Platts
Metrics That Matter: AGCO Corporation
Modern Marketing Leader of the Year: Lynn Lucas, Good Technology
Most Creative Marketing Campaign: Thermo Fisher Scientific

Supporting Quote

“In what has proven to be yet another impressive year for marketers, it is remarkable to see what this group has been able to achieve,” said Kevin Akeroyd, general manager, Oracle Marketing Cloud. “Our winners for 2014 are setting the bar high, fully leveraging the most innovative marketing technologies to create customer-centric campaigns that deliver increased engagement, conversation, and ROI. Oracle is proud to recognize our winners for their outstanding achievements and their dedication to modern marketing.”

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