The Postcard Agency Wins Platinum & Gold MarCom Awards
December 22, 2021—SAN ANTONIO—The Postcard Agency, an award-winning digital marketing and public relations firm, won Platinum and Gold MarCom awards in 2021 for two marketing campaigns developed for its clients. MarCom Awards is an international creative competition that recognizes outstanding achievement by marketing and communication professionals, administered and judged by the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals.
The Postcard Agency earned a Platinum Award in the Integrated Marketing Campaign category for work provided to local San Antonio client, Glass & Plate Restaurant. The campaign established Glass & Plate Restaurant as a safe and welcoming locally-owned restaurant for diners seeking delicious, quality meals. Deliverables included a new website, search engine optimization, social media marketing, email marketing, branding and print collateral.
The campaign achieved outstanding results for the restaurant by building trust with locals and cultivating a loyal customer base. Together, these assets generated thousands of website visits and hundreds of phone calls for the restaurant during its first month in business.
MarCom’s Platinum Award is presented to entries judged to be among the most outstanding entries in the competition. Platinum Winners are recognized for their excellence in terms of quality, creativity and resourcefulness. Approximately 17 percent of submissions won this award.
The Postcard Agency also earned a Gold MarCom Award for the Diversity & Inclusion Social Media Campaign it developed and executed for TransNewYork. The campaign celebrated the beauty of diversity within the transgender community, secured new followers and introduced the nonprofit’s life-saving services to people who needed them most, ultimately generating record-breaking social media engagement for TransNewYork.
The Gold Award is presented to entries judged to exceed the high standards of the industry norm. Approximately 24 percent of submissions were Gold Winners in this year’s MarCom Awards.
Jonathan Ochart, founder & CEO of The Postcard Agency, was thrilled to hear about these accomplishments.
“We are honored to share our clients’ hard work and missions with the world,” Ochart said. “We are so grateful to receive these awards and recognitions. It’s a great opportunity to showcase our expertise and open the door to helping even more brands communicate their initiatives.”
“We love it when we achieve great results for our clients,” Ochart continued. “We build on those results to launch even more incredible campaigns that make a lasting impact. Our team was thrilled to learn that our work exceeded industry standards, proving that our approach not only works for our clients, but is also viewed as an outstanding achievement from professionals within our own industry. These are wonderful accolades and we’re excited to share the news with our clients as well.”
There were more than 6,000 entries from 41 countries in the MarCom Awards’ 2021 competition. Being a Platinum or Gold Winner is a tremendous achievement symbolized by the intricately detailed MarCom statuette. The MarCom graces the trophy cases of some of the top business and communication firms in the world.
The Postcard Agency offers strategic services to businesses and nonprofits across industries, including digital marketing, social media marketing, search engine optimization (SEO) services, and public relations services. The agency specializes in a number of industries to further amplify marketing efforts for its clients, such as finance, food & beverage, health & wellness, hospitality, LGBTQ+, non-profit, real estate, retail and technology. The top San Antonio marketing agency prides itself on its curiosity, one of its secrets for developing insightful public relations and marketing strategies for clients nationwide.
About The Postcard Agency
The Postcard Agency connects businesses and nonprofit organizations with their target audiences through dynamic marketing and public relations strategies. Crafty and creative, the San Antonio-based agency reinvigorates local and national brands with imaginative and results-driven campaigns. A winner of the Gold dotCOMM Award for website design, the digital marketing and public relations agency has also been named a Top Marketing Agency and a Top B2B Company and Marketing Agency by Clutch, an acclaimed ratings and reviews platform. The Postcard Agency is a Certified LGBT Business Enterprise®.
About MarCom Awards
MarCom Awards honors excellence in marketing and communication while recognizing the creativity, hard work, and generosity of industry professionals. Since its inception in 2004, MarCom has evolved into one of the largest, most-respected creative competitions in the world. Each year about 6,500 print and digital entries are submitted from dozens of countries.
MarCom is administered by the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals (AMCP). The international organization, founded in 1995, consists of several thousand marketing, communication, advertising, public relations, digital, and web professionals. AMCP administers recognition programs, provides judges, and rewards outstanding achievement and service to the community.
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Jonathan Ochart, founder and CEO of The Postcard Agency, regularly shares marketing and public relations insights for business leaders with the media, including NBC, Yahoo, MarketWatch, AARP, Texas CEO Magazine and Voyage Magazine.