CLEVELAND, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Content Marketing Institute announced today the nominees for Content Marketer of the Year, an award given to individuals who "inspire the industry to achieve more."
The Content Marketer of the Year finalists are highlighted in the August issue of Chief Content Officer Magazine, and will also be recognized at Content Marketing World in Cleveland, Ohio, September 8-11, 2014.
-- Jesse Desjardins, social media & advocacy manager at Tourism Australia -- Karen Girty, senior director of marketing and media, New York City Ballet -- Susan Helstab, executive VP of marketing, Four Seasons -- Bryan Rhoads, executive editor, Intel Digital Media Labs -- Renee Richardson, global brand marketing head, Caterpillar. -- Brad Walters, director of social media and emerging technologies at Lowes Home Improvement
"Our team is humbled by the breadth of talent and creativity brand marketing leaders possess," said Clare McDermott, managing editor of CCO magazine. "While there are many projects that impress us, these six individuals have each given us new ideas and provide lessons as the content marketing industry continues to evolve."
Content Marketing Awards finalists for Program of the Year, Agency of the Year and Content Marketer of the Year, will be recognized at Content Marketing World 2014, the largest content marketing event in the U.S. The event will take place Sept. 8-11, 2014, in Cleveland, Ohio, and is still open for registration.
Finalists were selected by Michele Linn, Sarah Mitchell and Clare McDermott, all editors at the Content Marketing Institute.
About Content Marketing Institute (CMI)
Content Marketing Institute is the leading global content marketing education and training organization. CMI teaches enterprise brands how to attract and retain customers through compelling, multi-channel storytelling. CMI's Content Marketing World event, the largest content marketing-focused event, is held every September, and Content Marketing World Sydney, every March. CMI also produces the quarterly magazineChief Content Officer, and provides strategic consulting and content marketing research for some of the best-known brands in the world. CMI is a 2012, 2013 and 2014 Inc. 500 company.
SOURCE Content Marketing Institute