Although we don’t like to toot our own horn (OK maybe a little), this is the place to find all of Anvil’s shining achievements. We’ve won awards for our outstanding SEM performance, and been recognized by various organizations and publications. Education is also important at Anvil, so we partner with accredited educational institutions to bring digital marketing to the world. Details below.
Awards & Recognition
We know it’s not the size of the trophy case. It’s what’s in it that really counts.
For two consecutive years running, Anvil Media’s social media strategy implemented by Provenance Hotels has resulted in wins at the Social Media awards.
ROI is always top of mind for Anvil Media and our clients. AMA Oregonrecognized Anvil with the Best ROI Campaign Award, a big win for our trophy case. President and Founder Kent Lewis was also named AMA Marketer of the Year in 2012 for his dedication to the industry.
Anvil has been on Portland Business Journal’s Top 100 Fastest Growing Companies list for 5 straight years, earning the Lighthouse Award. Other honors from the Portland Business Journal include being named Most Philanthropic Company.
PPC Hero named President and Founder Kent Lewis to its list of the Top 25 Most Influential Pay-per-Click Experts.
Anvil received the Alfred P. Sloan Award for Business Excellence in Workplace Flexibility as one of the top 25 companies for workplace flexibility in Oregon.
Anvil was named one of the Inc. 500|5000 Fastest Growing Companies in both 2011 and 2012. The Inc. 500|5000 list ranks the top privately-held companies in the country based on 3-year revenue figures, along with other factors. Read our Inc. press release for additional details.
Teaching & Partnerships
Rather than operate inside of a black box, Anvil works with universities and institutes to help bring SEM knowledge to the public.
Anvil’s executive team has taught Portland State University’s Search Engine Marketing Workshop for 9 years running, offering the latest insight into SEM strategy and technique. Paid Search Strategist, Steve Burnett, is also an adjunct professor teaching the Advanced Search Strategies Workshop.
Online Marketing Institute (OMI) and Wharton School of Busines/Interactive have partnered with Anvil to offer a complete online training course in Social Media Marketing. In addition, Anvil is a lead presenter in the Pay Per Click Training course. Anvil Media’s executive team teaches these online courses to help professionals gain career-ready certifications.