Sponsors & Media Partners 2018


Headquartered in the tech boomtown of Atlanta, AR|PR has earned a reputation for creatively telling high-impact stories that intersect technology, innovation and business.

American Marketing Association - Atlanta

AMA Atlanta is a members-only benefit that provides members a chance to contribute to the Atlanta marketing community, hone their professional skills and network with local peers and mentors.

American Marketing Association - Atlanta

Atlanta Convention & Visitors Bureau

Atlanta Convention & Visitors Bureau (ACVB) is the official destination marketing organization for the city and serves to favorably impact Atlanta’s economy through conventions and tourism. ACVB acts as the liaison between meeting planners, tour operators and more than 850 member organizations to support Atlanta's $15 billion hospitality industry and generate nearly 51 million visitors each year.

Atlanta Interactive Marketing Association

Founded in 1999, the Atlanta Interactive Marketing Association is a 100% volunteer-run organization made up of new media and interactive marketing professionals focused on providing our community with a place to network, share, and learn together.


ChooseATL is a regional initiative focused on telling a comprehensive story about Atlanta to intentionally grow the region’s prosperity in the global economy.

Everywhere Agency

Everywhere Agency is a team of strategists, thought provokers, and tactical specialists who pride themselves on helping our clients expertly navigate social media and influencer marketing. Founded in 2009, Everywhere has worked with an impressive roster of existing and former clients representing varied industries – from consumer packaged goods to nonprofits and everything in between.

Industry Dive

Industry Dive is founded on the belief that executives should have access to the content they need in a way that is intuitive and insightful, no matter the device. Our team pushes the boundaries of business journalism and marketing.

We provide business leaders with a bird's-eye view of their industry. Our editors analyze the top news stories and publish in-depth feature articles. We also surface industry events, jobs, commentary and more.

Mobile Marketing Research Association

The Mobile Marketing Research Association (MMRA) exists to unite and serve the industry in promoting the use of mobile for research, including developing best practices, professional standards and privacy guidelines.

Social Media Club - Atlanta

Social Media Club’s primary mission is to expand digital media literacy, promote standard technologies, encourage ethical behavior and share best practices. We bring together journalists, publishers, communications professionals, artists, amateur media creators, citizen journalists, teachers, students, tool makers, and other interested collaborators – essentially the people who create and consume media who have an interest in seeing the industry evolve for everyone’s benefit.

Social Media Explorer

To combat the noise inherent in the marketing industry, we’ve assembled a professional team of contributors, marketing practitioners, and VIP Explorers to bring you original and insightful content that cuts through and helps you discern the marketing wheat from the withering chaff.

Social Media Research Association

The Social Media Research Association was created in 2017 to build a community of marketing professionals at every level, market researchers who want to be recognized in this area of expertise, students who are working on a degree in social media, pr/communication firms and more.

Social Media Today

Our mission is to provide busy professionals like you with a bird's-eye-view of the social media industry in 60 seconds.

We cover industry news and provide original analysis. Throughout the day, our editorial team analyzes the top news stories and publishes in-depth feature articles. You can also use our site to check out industry events, jobs, and more.


Tagboard is the world's premier social search and display platform. Used globally by thousands of brands, sporting teams, and media companies, Tagboard is the easiest way to discover social media and quickly share it to connect audiences across websites, mobile apps, large-format displays, and live broadcasts.

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