St. Petersburg, FL (April 13, 2011) – Kobie Marketing has been chosen by DiversityBusiness.com as one of its 2011 “Top Business” Award recipients. This award recognizes Kobie as being one of the top privately owned companies in America. Kobie Marketing is the world’s leading provider of full-service loyalty marketing solutions and runs reward programs for many of the world’s most respected brands.
Kobie will be honored at DiversityBusinesss.com’s “11th Annual National Business Awards Ceremony and Conference” this April at the Gaylord National Resorts in Washington, DC. This event brings together America’s “Top Business Owners” and the “Top Fortune 500” companies for promoting business opportunities. The event host will be Joan Lunden, former co-host of ABC’s Good Morning America.
“Our commitment to the success of our clients’ programs, the customer experience we are privileged to manage for them, and the bottom-line profitability of those programs, is the foundation of our growth,” said Michael Hemsey, President of Kobie Marketing. “From there, we focus on our employee growth, investments in our products and services, expansion of our infrastructure and offices, our continued commitment to be thought leaders in this industry, international expansion, and top and bottom-line financial results. This award signifies a bright, and very fun future for all of us at Kobie Marketing.”
As part of this prestigious recognition, Kobie will be included on DiversityBusiness.com’s “Top Business List,” which is seen by over 15 million people. The list is the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the United States economy – America’s privately held companies, and has become the most recognized and respected compilation of companies that truly differentiate themselves in the market place in a time when doing so has never been more important.
Launched in 1999, DiversityBusiness, with over 50,000 members, is the largest organization of diversity owned businesses throughout the United States that provide goods and services to Fortune 1000 companies, government agencies, and colleges and universities.
About Kobie Marketing
For over 20 years, Kobie has been a recognized leader in the loyalty marketing industry. Through award-winning loyalty marketing campaigns and continuous reinvention of how firms execute effective programs, Kobie’s clients enjoy incremental revenue, product and household penetration, and brand advocacy.
Today, Kobie Marketing leads the loyalty marketing industry with a relentless focus on delivering the best Customer Experience, through proprietary technologies and award-winning campaigns. Kobie Marketing is spearheading the mobile loyalty revolution with its Social Media, SMS, MMS and Mobile Application loyalty solutions. Kobie serves a diverse client base of top brands including Verizon, Verizon FiOS, Bank of America, RBC Bank, Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines, Barnes & Noble, BJs Restaurants, AMC Theaters, Avon, CBS Sportsline and Samsung, among others. Visit Kobie at www.kobie.com.