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In our effort to stay at the cutting edge of Internet marketing, Rise Interactive is constantly monitoring and researching the dynamic industry. Our research and analysis inspires the development of new products and services and stimulates comments and suggestions that support our position as a thought leader. We often announce the launch of new offerings, our stance regarding the latest in Internet marketing, or news about our leadership and its strategic vision. Please use this section of the website to view all past announcements and check back often for new press releases and links to relevant industry articles.

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In the News

January 25, 2016

Rise's CEO is Named One of Axial's Growth 100

Jon Morris, CEO of Rise Interactive, was recognized on Axial's Growth 100 list, which recognizes leaders of growth and innovation from around the country.

January 14, 2016

Built In Chicago Shares How Rise Keeps Its Employees Happy and Healthy

Find out more about the health initiatives Rise Interactive has in place for its employees. 

January 8, 2016

Rise and the American Egg Board win 2016 AVA Digital Award

Rise's work on the American Egg Board's Incredible Egg website redesign has gained recognition from the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals, naming it a gold winner in the AVA Digital Awards competition. 


December 22, 2015

Built In Chicago Offers a Sneak Peak Into How Rise Celebrates The Holiday Season

From its holiday party to its annual in-office Bloody Mary and mimosa bar, Rise shares the details of its month-long holiday celebration.

December 18, 2015

Rise Interactive Elevated to Adobe Business Solution Partner

Rise recently reached Strategic Adobe Partnership level, a rank achieved only by select organizations. The partnership helps Rise advance its long-standing relationship Adobe.

December 9, 2015

Rise is Named as One of the Nation’s Best & Brightest

Rise Interactive was recently named to the National Best and Brightest Companies to Work For list for the third consecutive year.

December 8, 2015

Built In Chicago Highlights Rise’s Acquisition of SimpleRelevance

Find out what Rise Interactive shared about how it’s ramping up its personalization efforts with the acquisition of personalization platform leader, SimpleRelevance

December 7, 2015

Rise Interactive Acquires Personalization Leader SimpleRelevance

Rise shares more about its acquisition of SimpleRelevance, a Chicago-based platform that personalizes marketing messages using machine learning, and how it will enhance its personalization capabilities.

December 2, 2015

Chicago Inno Names Rise as One of the City’s 50 on Fire

Rise was named as one of 50 Chicago companies heating up the city in the marketing and advertising category at the 2015 50 on Fire event.

November 18, 2015

Deloitte Lists Rise as a 2015 Technology Fast 500 Company

Deloitte recognized Rise for its rapid growth, naming the agency to its North America Technology Fast 500 list for the third consecutive year.

November 16, 2015

Rise is an Ad Age Best Place to Work in Advertising and Media

Ad Age named its top 50 Best Places to Work, including Rise Interactive as the only Chicago-based company on the list.

November 13, 2015

The Chicago Tribune Names Rise a Top 100 Workplace

Rise Interactive was named to this year's Chicago Tribune listing of the city's top workplaces, ranking #35 in the small business category.

November 13, 2015

Deloitte Ranks Rise on the Technology Fast 500 List for the Third Time

Rise is one of 11 Chicago companies on the 2015 Technology Fast 500 North America list.

November 6, 2015

Chicago Inno Highlights Rise as a 50 on Fire Finalist

Rise is profiled by Chicago Inno as one of the 10 companies and people heating up marketing and advertising in Chicago.

November 1, 2015

Rise Interactive is Recognized with a MarCom Award for its WebDev Work with the American Egg Board

Rise was recently named a gold winner for the 2015 MarCom Awards for its Incredible Egg brand website redesign.

October 30, 2015

Rise is featured by Built In Chicago for Its Unique Halloween Celebration

Built In Chicago recognizes Rise Interactive along with 16 other tech companies in Chicago, highlighting its festive Halloween event.

October 15, 2015

Rise Interactive Makes Built In Chicago's Top 100 Digital Companies List for the Fourth Consecutive Year

Rise jumped 13 spots from its previous ranking on Built In Chicago's annual list of the city's top 100 digital companies, landing at #64 for 2015.

October 14, 2015

Chicago Inno Names Rise a 50 on Fire Finalist

Rise Interactive was recognized as finalist in the Marketing and Advertising category for the inaugural Chicago Inno 50 on Fire competition.

October 8, 2015

Rise is Ranked Fourth on ICIC and Fortune Magazine’s Inner City 100 List

Rise Interactive was one of 11 Chicago companies named to the 2015 Inner City 100 list as one of the fastest-growing businesses in the nation for the third, consecutive year.

October 3, 2015

Rise’s CEO, Jon Morris, Shares Rise’s Secret to Hiring Great Talent with Crain’s Chicago Business

Rise Interactive’s CEO recently chatted with Crain’s to explain how the agency works to build a great team.

October 1, 2015

Rise Wins a 2015 IMA IMPACT Award

Rise and Northeastern University were recently recognized by the Internet Marketing Association for excellence in paid search.

October 1, 2015

Rise’s SVP of Marketing Shares the Importance of a Data-Driven Content Marketing Strategy

Brad Messinger, SVP of Marketing for Rise, explains how marketers can use data to develop a solid content marketing strategy in the October issue of Chief Content Officer.

September 28, 2015

Rise Interactive and the American Egg Board Win OMMA Award for Website Excellence

MediaPost recently honored Rise for its work on the American Egg Board's Incredible Egg website redesign.

September 24, 2015

From Gritty to Pretty: Rise Shares Its Office Story with Built In Chicago

Rise Interactive shares more about its growth and office transformation over its 11 years in a feature by Built In Chicago.

September 24, 2015

Rise Interactive Wins Digiday Signal Award

Rise was recently honored by Digiday as the Best Search Advertising Platform in recognition of its innovation in search technology.

September 3, 2015

Rise Interactive and Northeastern University Named Finalists for the US Search Awards

PubCon recently named Rise and Northeastern as finalists in the Best PPC category for this year's US Search Awards competition.

September 1, 2015

Inc Names Rise One of the Nation's Fastest Growing Companies for the Sixth Straight Year

In recognition of its tremendous growth, Rise Interactive earned a spot on the 2015 Inc 500|5000 list for the sixth, consecutive year.

September 1, 2015

MediaPost Recognizes Rise and Incredible Egg for an Egg-Cellent Website Redesign

Rise Interactive was recently named a finalist for this year's OMMA Awards for Website Excellence, in recognition of its work with the American Egg Board's Incredible Egg brand.


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