Houston, Texas (PressExposure) January 21, 2012 -- The marketing team at Ampegy was selected as a 2011 American Marketing Association (AMA) Finalist in the energy: transportation/transmission/utilities/marketing category. Every year, AMA of Houston recognizes exceptional marketing by Houston area companies, organizations and institutions.
With a limited budget and challenge of being a new, start-up company, Ampegy met the task and produced strong results with a strategic marketing plan that incorporated a mix of radio, outdoor, print advertising, online advertising and social media marketing.
Under the leadership of Director of Marketing, Cheri Davies, the team introduced the Rep Look UpTool, a first of its kind in the energy network marketing industry.As acustomer acquisition channel for Spark Energy, Davies has led Ampegy's marketing initiatives and transformed the neworganization in less than a year to a nationally recognized energy network marketing company.
"This nomination is a testament to our team's commitment to developing leading-edge marketing solutions for the company and its business leaders," says Davies. "It's a tremendous honor and we are thrilled to be recognized among some of the most elite energy companies that call Houston home."
The first round of voting is currently underway to choose the top marketing organization in each of the 30-plus industry categories. Category winners will go on to be considered for the top Marketer of the Year. Winners of the results-based marketing competition will be announced Monday, March 12, 2012 at the annual Marketer of the Year gala in Houston.
Members of Ampegy's marketing team, include:
Kimberly Carpenter, Marketing Communications Manager
Jennifer Blanchard, Social Media Manager
Ryan Knight, Brand Manager
Pamela Sanders, Events Manager
To learn more about Ampegy, visit [http://www.Ampegy.com].
About AMA Houston
AMA Houston is the area's premier professional marketing organization and the nation's largest American Marketing Association Chapter. AMA Houston provides marketers the ability to remain competitive in today's business environment through networking events, special interest groups and real-world educational programs. Named Chapter of the Year in 2009-2010 for third year in a row, AMA Houston serves more than 1,000 members with diverse marketing expertise from a variety of industries.
About The American Marketing Association
The American Marketing Association is the largest marketing association in North America. It is a professional association for individuals involved in the practice, teaching and study of marketing worldwide. Through relevant information, comprehensive education and targeted networking, the AMA assists marketers in deepening their marketing expertise, elevating their careers and ultimately, achieving better results. American Marketing Association members are connected to a network of marketing professionals more than 20,000 strong. For more information on the American Marketing Association, please visit http://www.MarketingPower.com.
Ampegy is a leading energy network marketing company leveraging the power of deregulation through its affiliate, Spark Energy. By offering electricity and natural gas services in multiple states from coast-to-coast, Ampegy is giving its Independent Representatives the opportunity to fulfill their "Why" in life by owning their own business and earning income every time customers pay their bills. Residential energy is a $200 billion industry, and deregulated markets account for more than $60 billion of that. As more and more markets become available, opportunity grows for entrepreneurial and motivated people to build their own successful business and join the Ampegy team as an Independent Representative. To learn more, visit: [http://www.Ampegy.com].