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 Web site to view all past announcements and check back often for new press releases and links to relevant industry articles.
November 26, 2013
Ramon De Leon, social media visionary and international speaker, chooses Rise Interactive to begin the next chapter of his noteworthy career.
November 11, 2013
Howard Diamond, VP of Digital Strategy at Rise Interactive, contributes information on FeedPro to 360pi's Pricing Intelligence eBook.
November 8, 2013
Jon Morris talks with Allvoices about influencer marketing, the seven ways to drive traffic to your website and how to improve your advertising ROI.
November 7, 2013
Think it’s too early to plan for the holiday season? Think again. Here’s how to ramp up your digital marketing campaigns in four key channels.
November 1, 2013
Liz Bartek, Senior Internet Marketing Consultant at Rise Interactive, contributes her social media expertise to an article from Direct Marketing News
October 17, 2013
Jon Morris, Rise Interactive’s CEO, interviews Piera Palazzolo, senior vice president of marketing at Dale Carnegie Training, to share her expertise on how companies can find leadership potential in their ambitious younger staff members
October 11, 2013
Before speaking at SES 2013 in San Francisco, Jon Morris of Rise Interactive discusses the importance of influencer marketing to interviewer John Rampton
September 27, 2013
Leading pediatric hospital chooses Chicago-based digital marketing agency with a healthy portfolio of healthcare clients
September 23, 2013
Rise Interactive Wins the Gold at the 2013 Business Marketing Association Tower Awards.
September 17, 2013
Rise Interactive ranked #25 in Lead411's Technology Top 200 list.
September 11, 2013
Rise Interactive among the top agencies in the Agency 100 ranking
September 9, 2013
Rise Interactive has been recognized as a 2013 Illinois Excellence Award recipient by the Small Business Institute for Excellence in Commerce.
September 3, 2013
Founder and CEO Jon Morris talks about Rise’s superior work force and innovative hiring methods.
August 24, 2013
WIND-AM (Mad Rocket Business)
Senior Advisor Jack Kraft talks about marketing innovation and Rise’s stature in the industry.
August 23, 2013
Founder and CEO Jon Morris and Sr. Internet Consultant Justin Garvin provide five tips to dominate mobile marketing.
August 1, 2013
The newsletter highlights Rise Interactive’s placement on the Inner City 100 list for two consecutive years.
August 1, 2013
In this blog, Founder and CEO Jon Morris talks to TweetReach about the rise of social media.
July 30, 2013
Founder and CEO Jon Morris talks about the Publicis-Omnicom merger.
July 30, 2013
Founder and CEO Jon Morris talks about the Publicis-Omnicom merger and the role of big data.
July 29, 2013
NPR (All Things Considered)
In the broadcast, Founder and CEO Jon Morris talks about the Publicis-Omnicom merger.
July 23, 2013
Founder and CEO Jon Morris explains how marketers can leverage the power of influencers with personalized content.
Senior Internet Marketing Consultant Liz Bartek talks about the best practices for companies to implement social media policies.
July 2, 2013
Founder and CEO Jon Morris talks about three ways to better the customer experience with Guaranteed Rate CMO Bob Armour.
June 24, 2013
Vice of President of Digital Strategy Howard Diamond talks about the top five ways to maximize customer acquisition and increase revenue online.
June 21, 2013
This article features the 2013 winners of the second annual Moxie Awards. On June 20, Rise Interactive won the Moxie Award for Digital Agency of the Year.
June 3, 2013
Founder and CEO Jon Morris and Paid Search Manager Noam Dorros share four tips on how to optimize a paid search campaign.
May 28, 2013
Rise ranks No. 14 on the 2013 Inner City 100 list, an annual ranking showcasing the fastest-growing urban businesses in America.
May 22, 2013
The article profiles Chicago companies that are 2013 Inner City 100 honorees. Rise is one of eleven companies to be featured on World Business Chicago’s site.
May 22, 2013
Rise Interactive ranks No. 14 on the 2013 Inner City 100, an annual list of the fast-growing companies in America.
May 15, 2013
This article features the 2013 finalists of the second annual Moxie Awards. Rise Interactive is a finalist to be named the Digital Agency of the Year.
May 13, 2013
CEOCFO Magazine - Q&A with Jon Morris, Rise Interactive
Founder and CEO Jon Morris talks about Rise Interactive and its services.
May 1, 2013
eMarketer - Dynamic Pricing: What Retailers Need to Know About Competing in Real Time
“If [a retailer] can’t beat someone on a price, maybe their return policy is twice as long as one of their competitors. Maybe their next day shipping is free. The differentiator, the thing that makes you great, is what you need to make sure that your customer understands,” said Reid Valfer, associate director of search at Rise Interactive, a digital marketing agency.
April 29, 2013
Founder and CEO Jon Morris shares three tips on how to turn a regular office into a fun place to work.
April 16, 2013
eMarketer - Agency Explains How to Get the Best ROI on Dynamic Pricing
Associate Director of Search Reid Valfer discusses the best practices for dynamic pricing.
April 1, 2013
Senior SEO Manager Julie Perrigan and St. Internet Marketing Consultant Liz Bartek comment on car brands Cadillac and Lincoln.
April 1, 2013
Founder and CEO Jon Morris writes about how start-ups can operate a digital marketing campaign on a small budget.
March 29, 2013
The article features Rise's blog post on optimization as one of the top 25 inbound marketing articles during the week of March 29.
March 29, 2013
Founder and CEO Jon Morris talks with Alexander Rink of 360pi to outline four ways to dominate the retails pricing war.
March 25, 2013
The article profiles Rise Interactive, highlighting its services, culture and proprietary technology.
Technori interviews Founder and CEO Jon Morris on how he built Rise Interactive.
February 28, 2013
Founder and CEO Jon Morris interviews Paul Pellman, CEO of Adometry, about marketing attribution and how marketers can take advantage of it.
February 25, 2013
Founder and CEO Jon Morris writes about how collaboration between PR and SEO teams can lead to new content, better publicity and new business.
Communications Manager Aaron Mays provides ten tips on content marketing
February 14, 2013
Founder and CEO Jon Morris explains how companies can sustain their growth.
February 8, 2013
Jon Morris, founder and CEO of Rise Interactive, talks about the high demand for employees in the digital marketing industry
February 6, 2013
Rise Interactive, a digital marketing agency in Chicago, today announced that it has been recognized as a winner of the 2013 Client Advisor Awards in the Mid-Size Professional Services Firm category.
February 1, 2013
Internet Retailer (The Search Marketing Guide)
Founder and CEO Jon MOrris talks about paid search ads on Bing.
January 29, 2013
In his column, Founder and CEO Jon Morris shares five tips every start-up should follow
January 24, 2013
The article discusses how digital agencies and retailers are embracing data tools in order to manage rapid changes in online prices. Rise Interactive is mentioned as one of several agencies that is leading this trend.
January 21, 2013
In Crain's Chicago Business, Founder and CEO Jon Morris comments on the jobs in the digital marketing industry
January 17, 2013
In his column, Founder and CEO Jon Morris explains why discussing politics in the workplace can hurt your company's culture.
January 2, 2013
The article features Rise's infographic on New Year's Resolutions
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Chicago-based digital marketing firm ranks No. 22 on the annual list of fastest-growing U.S. agencies
CHICAGO – Rise Interactive today announced that it has been recognized as a top agency on the 2013 Agency 100, a list of the fastest-growing agencies in the U.S. The Agency 100, presented by The Agency Post, recognizes firms for their financial stability and outstanding three-year growth rates.
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After clicking the button, which looks eerily...