Atlanta Mobile Marketing Organization Announce Winners of 2015 Atlanta Mobile Awards

Staff Report From Metro Atlanta CEO

Friday, September 18th, 2015

Atlanta Mobile Marketing Organization announced the winners of its second annual Atlanta Mobile Awards on Thursday, Sept. 3 at a ceremony held at The Loft, Center Stage. Max Groves of Comcastro, was MC at the event, which heralded more than 200 attendees from technology companies throughout greater Atlanta. The awards represent Atlanta’s brand, agencies, device manufacturers, retailers and software and service providers who focus on marketing via the mobile channel. This year, there were more than 40 companies nominated.

Josh Gertz, director of AMMO, said, “This was the second year of the awards and we are thrilled by the amazing group of companies nominated. We anticipate this to become one of Atlanta’s top mobile events recognizing established companies as well as start-ups for their innovation in mobile technology.”

Judges for this year’s awards included top contributors to the local Atlanta mobile scene including Tricia Whitlock editor of Hypepotamus, Steve Bachmann of the Wireless Technology Forum, Joseph DeCarlo from CNN, Gabe Arronte, Make & Build and Michael Kogon, Pull-a-Part.

This year’s winners by category (CL1) were:

Best use of Mobile Couponing: Sionic Mobile ION Rewards
Best use of Social Media: Fete
Best use of Location based services: Sionic Mobile ION Reward
Best Mobile Start-up: Crescerance
Atlanta Only “BIG ATL”: National Center for Civil Rights AR Experience from BarkBark
Best Hardware: Tabaccess
Best use of Augmented or Virtual Reality: Georgia Aquarium Aquanat Adventure from CN2
Best use of Mobile for B2B: Cooleaf
Best use of Mobile for Enterprise: Cooleaf
Best in Public Service: MAD-learn from Crescerance
Best in Gaming or Gamification: BrushUP Teethbrushing App
People’s Choice: Ichor

Ron Herman, CEO of Sionic Mobile and double category Atlanta Mobile Award winner said, “We are extremely honored to have been recognized by the Atlanta Mobile Marketing Organization for our innovation in the mobile space. Atlanta has a wealth of innovative companies changing the way consumers view the mobile channel.”