Search Engine Marketing Agency Named 100 Best Places to Work in Oregon
PORTLAND, Ore. (March 12th, 2018) – Anvil Media, Inc., a measurable marketing agency specializing in paid and organic search engine and social media marketing services kicked off 2018 with strategic hires, additional service offerings and three industry awards, including 100 Best Places to Work in Oregon 2018.
The Oregon Business Magazine’s 25th Annual 100 Best Places to Work in Oregon survey, in which 9,000 employees participated, rates Oregon companies on a variety of criteria, including benefits, pay, workplace culture, community engagement, social responsibility and other elements. Essentially, The Best 100 Places to Work in Oregon survey measures employee satisfaction. Anvil placed 31st in the Small Business Category, as the only digital marketing agency to make the list in 2018. Anvil received formal recognition at the 25th Annual 100 Best Companies to Work for in Oregon dinner and awards event on March 1st at the Oregon Convention Center.
“It is a tremendous honor to be recognized by our team and Oregon Business Magazine as a Best Place to Work in Oregon,” stated Anvil Media President Kent Lewis. “We’ve learned a great deal from past surveys and invested a good deal of time and funding to make Anvil a truly amazing place to work.”
Anvil received additional recognition in 2018, building off a string of digital marketing industry and business awards in 2017. Anvil was recognized by Acquisition International in the 2018 Global Excellence Awards as the Best Digital Marketing Services Provider. Anvil also received the Digital Marketing Agency of the Year and Excellence in Mobile Marketing Award from Corporate Insider 2018. For a complete list of awards and recognition, visit Anvil’s Outcomes section.
A core component of Anvil’s recent success is based on a series of strategic hires. Anvil recently added Stephen Hammill as Director of Insight, to ensure digital strategies and tactics are powered by data-driven insights. Additional hires include John Ray as Account Executive, Madelyn Engel as Paid Media Specialist, Andrew Jones as Paid Media Coordinator and Marie Almquist as Organic Search Coordinator.
Based on client needs and the talents of new team members, Anvil has expanded its service offerings. The primary focus has been on extending Anvil’s value beyond inbound marketing expertise to include the entire customer journey. To best inform Anvil’s core service offering of paid media, organic search and social media marketing, the team analyzes data residing in client-side email, CRM, sales and marketing automation platforms. As a result, Anvil has developed two new services to better inform its core digital marketing efforts through better understanding and targeting of its clients’ customers:
- Customer Journey – This service offering includes customer journey audit and strategic planning, plan implementation, customer journey management and reporting. Benefits include improving campaign targeting, tracking, conversion rates and lifetime customer value.
- Email Marketing – This service offering includes email platform auditing and strategic planning, email plan implementation as well as ongoing email management and reporting. Anvil has already engaged clients to increase open rates, click-through and conversion rates through improved database segmentation, email messaging, design and distribution strategies.
The above services expand on a series of new services launched in Q4 2017, which include: Voice Search Optimization Strategy, Amazon Shopping Audit and Plan (ASAP), Competitive Intelligence Audit (CIA), Content Marketing Audit & Plan and Conversion Rate Optimization Audit and Plan (CROAP).
“I’m excited to join the Anvil team and help increase the value of our service offering,” stated Stephen Hammill, Director of Insight. “Our new data-driven service offering not only differentiates Anvil, it creates a competitive edge for our clients.”
With an expanded team and service offering, Anvil brought on a host of new clients in 2018, including C’EST WHAT?, Good Clean Love, Hart Wagner, Hoptown Handles, Nossa Familia Coffee, Pivotal, Sherlag De Muniz and Workplace Resource of Oregon. If you feel your company would benefit from increased awareness and sales, contact Anvil to be added to this exclusive client list.
With headquarters in Portland, OR and an office in Madison, WI, Anvil is an award-winning measurable marketing firm that creatively solves business problems for purpose-driven companies. Anvil specializes in providing analytics, search engine optimization, paid media and social media marketing services. Clients include A-Dec, Enjoy Life Foods, Mindtree and Oregon State University, Pronghorn Resort, Slingshot Sports and The Bozzuto Group. For more information about Anvil, visit www.anvilmediainc.com