Best Advertising: This year, BtoB is introducing several new creative categories. We will accept nominations for the year's best advertising in the following categories: integrated campaign—less than $200,000 and integrated campaign—more than $200,000; single TV spot; print ad campaign—less than $200,000, print ad campaign—more than $200,000 and single print ad; online campaign, video and flash animation; direct campaign—less than $200,000 and direct campaign—more than $200,000. Ads must have debuted in August 2006 or later, and only b-to-b ads will be considered. To enter, and to find detailed submission guidelines, visit http://BtoBonline.com/BtoBsbest. After filling out the submission form online, send entries to Tequia Burt, BtoB, 360 N. Michigan Ave., 6th Floor, Chicago, IL 60601.
Top Marketers: To nominate someone for the Top Marketers list, e-mail Ellis Booker ([email protected]), detailing any marketing awards the nominee has won in the past 12 months, any new breakthrough campaigns the nominee oversaw and any other examples of thought leadership.
Top Brands: To nominate a company as a top brand, e-mail John Obrecht ([email protected]). Nominations should include the name of the company and a brief description of how the company has demonstrated branding effectiveness.