In The News: Rise Selected as Finalist in 2013 Client Advisor Awards

Atlanta, December 13, 2012 — Rise Interactive, a digital marketing agency in Chicago, today announced that it has been recognized as a finalist for the 2013 Client Advisor Awards in the Midsize Professional Services Firm category.

The Client Advisor Awards is the country’s only award program honoring the economic impact of professional services firms, advisor professionalism and ‘clients of choice.’ Established in 2005, the program sets the standard for best practice behavior and results in the relationships between professional services firms and their clients.

“We’re truly honored to be selected as a finalist for the Client Advisor Awards,” said Jon Morris, founder and CEO of Rise Interactive. “Since the company’s inception, I’ve recognized that our goal is not only to grow the ROIs of our clients, but to make their lives easier. With this in mind, our clients have experienced tremendous success, and we continue to be a trusted partner and advisor. This award emphasizes the strength and quality of our work.”

Award recipients will be unveiled during the 2013 Client Advisor Awards dinner on January 31, 2013 at the Cherokee Town Club in Atlanta, GA. The dinner will feature acclaimed USA Today technology journalist, author and speaker Kevin Maney who will discuss creating client value through digital experiences.

“This year, our selection committee received an overwhelming number of nominees. However, we were only able to choose three finalists per category to represent best-in-class professional services firms,” said Andrew Dietz, founder of the Client Advisor Awards program. “The theme of our seventh annual program will explore technology’s impact on trusted advisors in a digital age. We selected Rise Interactive and its fellow finalists because they exemplify our program’s criteria of professionalism and excellence in their respective industries.”

About Rise Interactive
Rise Interactive is a digital marketing agency in Chicago, specializing in digital media and web analytics. Founded in 2004, Rise Interactive leverages customized reporting to equip quantitatively-minded individuals with actionable insights. The agency’s Interactive Investment Management philosophy ensures that a client’s budget is allocated to the most profitable marketing channels. For more information, visit www.riseinteractive.com or follow the company on Twitter @riseinteractive.

About Client Advisor Awards and Creative Growth Group, Inc.
Since 2005, Creative Growth Group, Inc. has held the annual Client Advisor Awards (www.clientadvisorawards.com).  2013 sponsors include Cassidy Turley, Comcast Business Class, Global, and Bauerhaus Creative. Based in Atlanta, GA, Creative Growth Group, Inc. (www.creativegrowthgroup.com) is a marketing and business development agency which exclusively helps professional services firms to grow client relationships and revenue. For more information, contact Andrew Dietz at 404-664-7484 or andrew@creativegrowthgroup.com

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