EMA's John Favalo Receives Crain Award for B-to-B Marketing Excellence
SYRACUSE, NY — John Favalo, Managing Partner for Group B2B at Eric Mower and Associates (EMA), received the prestigious G.D. Crain Award at the 2010 National Business Marketing Association (BMA) Conference on Wednesday in Chicago. The award is given in honor of G.D. Crain Jr., founder of Crain Communications, which publishes Advertising Age and BtoB magazines.
“John is an exceptional leader whose passion for business-to-business marketing is evidenced in his industry involvement and by his successful career at one of the most respected firms in the business,” said BMA Executive Director Patrick Farrey. “John is well deserving of this award.”
The G.D. Crain Award recognizes a BMA member for career achievement in business-to-business marketing communications and exceptional service to the BMA. It carries with it election to the BMA Hall of Fame and an honorarium from the Crain Foundation.
Favalo has served as Chairman, Vice Chair and Treasurer of the Business Marketing Association International. He has also served as member of the agency and media advisory board for American Business Media and business-to-business panel member for the Association of National Advertisers. At EMA, a full-service marketing communications agency, he guides the strategic and business development of Group B2B.
Last year, EMA was named runner-up in the midsize agency category in BtoB magazine’s Top Agency Special Report. BtoB has also recognized Favalo as a “Who's Who in BtoB” for the past four years.
For more than 80 years, the Business Marketing Association has been the pre-eminent service organization for professionals in the b-to-b marketing communications industry, connecting its members with education, training and professional development.
About Eric Mower + Associates
EMA is an integrated marketing communications agency with specialized expertise in business-to-business marketing, public relations and public affairs, consumer advertising, shopper marketing and digital/direct/relationship marketing. With offices in Buffalo, Rochester, Syracuse and Albany, N.Y.; Cincinnati; Charlotte, N.C.; and Atlanta, EMA serves clients throughout the United States. EMA also serves many of its clients through thenetworkone, the world’s largest independent network of advertising, creative, digital, media and marketing agencies covering 65 countries. EMA belongs to the American Association of Advertising Agencies and IPREX, a worldwide partnership of independent public relations firms. Named #5 on Advertising Age’s Best Places to Work 2012 list, EMA has 250 professionals and $236 million in capitalized billings for 2012. Visit www.mower.com for more information.
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