Atlanta, GA, August 17, 2016 --(PR.com
)-- Today the Atlanta Mobile Marketing Organization (AMMO) announced that nominations are open for the 2016 Atlanta Mobile Awards. Companies can nominate their work beginning 9am on Monday August 15th 2016 at atlantamobileawards(dot)com. There is no cost to enter. Awards will be given out in 8 different categories that recognize the best in mobile marketing, mobile development and mobile technology from around the Atlanta metropolitan area.
“This is the third year of the Atlanta Mobile Awards and we are excited to continue this yearly tradition for the City of Atlanta,” said Josh Gertz, Co-founder of the group. “Last year we had more than 45 entries from 38 different companies and we are expecting an even bigger pool of entries this year.”
The event which will be held Thursday November 3rd at Center Stage in Atlanta and will be hosted by famed Atlanta Radio and TV personality Mara Davis. Mara is known for her humor, honesty and love of pop culture. She came to Atlanta for classic rock station, Z-93 which became Dave-FM. Since the last DaveFM broadcast, Mara joined Atlanta Eats TV as a co-host and hosts Atlanta Eats radio, a weekly talk show on the Atlanta food scene and beyond.
Judges for this year’s awards include top contributors to the local Atlanta mobile scene Tom Daly, Group Director Global Connections at Coke and Joe DeCarlo Head of Direct to Consumer Technology at Turner with more to be announced over the coming weeks.
This year’s categories include several returning including:
Best Mobile Start-up
Atlanta Only “BIG ATL”
Best use of Augmented or Virtual Reality
Best use of Mobile for Enterprise or Business to Business
Best in Public Service / Non-profit
Best in Gaming or Gamification
Ammo is also proud to introduce their first award for:
Best IOT / Wearable / Hardware
“Our goal is to bring overdue attention to all the great mobile work being done in and around Atlanta,” noted Sara Woodward, Co-Director at AMMO “We are all in this together. If your company is producing great work in this space join us so we can bring recognition to Atlanta for what it is; one of the top mobile hubs in the world.”
About Atlanta Mobile Marketing Organization
Atlanta Mobile Marketing Organization is the only professional organization in Atlanta dedicated to mobile marketers. AMMO produces the annual Atlanta Mobile Awards and represents local Atlanta brands, agencies, device manufacturers, retailers, software providers and service providers focused on the potential of marketing via mobile channels. The core goal of AMMO is to provide a local Atlanta-based forum for companies to learn about and share mobile marketing expertise. Our primary focus is to establish mobile as an indispensable part of today’s marketing environment. AMMO works to promote, educate, measure, guide and protect the mobile marketing industry in Atlanta and throughout the Southeast.