The Inc. 5000 list is the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy’s most dynamic segment—its independent small and midsized businesses. In 2017 SmartBug Media landed in the top 21%—ranked as No. 1,080 out of 5,000, with three-year revenue growth of over 391%.
Great Place to Work® is the global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures. In 2017, SmartBug Media was certified as a great workplace by the independent analysts at Great Place to Work. SmartBug earned this credential based on extensive ratings provided by employees in anonymous surveys, with topics that ranged from communication to rewards to leadership.
The HubSpot Agency Partner Client Impact Awards are a representation of the best inbound work across five major categories. Winning an Impact Award means recognition from HubSpot for an agency’s ability to deliver amazing client work using the inbound methodology.
MarCom is one of the oldest, largest, and most prestigious creative competitions in the world. It is sponsored and judged by the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals (AMCP), a 23-year-old international organization consisting of several thousand creative professionals, and the industry’s pre-eminent third-party evaluator of creative work. In 2017, SmartBug earned 36 total awards.
Awwwards recognizes the talent and effort of the best web designers, developers, and agencies in the world. It aims to create a meeting point where web professionals can come to find inspiration, a space for debate, and a place to share knowledge and experience, as well as to give and receive constructive and respectful critiques. In 2017, SmartBug Media received an Honorable Mention for its own newly designed website.
AVA Digital Awards is an international competition that recognizes creative professionals for achievement in a variety of digital marketing categories that include digital engagement campaigns, audio and video production, website development, social media interaction, and mobile marketing.