ST. LOUIS - Rodgers Townsend was ranked in the top 100 advertising agencies, design firms and institutions globally for best interactive design. Out of thousands of submissions, Rodgers Townsend was named by Awwwards, one of the biggest online publications for websites, as the 60th best interactive firm in the world and 14th best in the nation.
"Being acknowledged for digital creative is a big reward for us.
As agencies evolve, their work evolves and it's nice to be
recognized for it," said Sang Han, VP Creative Director.
Previously, Awwwards named RodgersTownsend.com site of the day on September 4, 2011, and DrivingFutures.com, a sustainability web platform created for Enterprise, site of the day on April 28, 2011.
"While winning awards is not our chief aim at RT, it's great to see our work recognized like this in such an unsolicited manner. We are proud of our ability to create meaningful and memorable digital work for our clients," stated Josh Hogan, VP Digital Communications and Executive Digital Producer. "Awards like this are a great validation of our skills. It affirms that great work can come from any market, as long as you have the talent and initiative to create it."
Approximately twenty-five percent of the awardees were United States firms. Rodgers Townsend was the only advertising and design institution in Missouri to be recognized in the top 100 awardees.
Awwwards are the awards that recognize and promote the talent and effort of the best developers, designers and web agencies in the world. Awwwards work to create a meeting point where web developers, designers and agencies across the world can share experiences, inspiration and knowledge: A community that bids for a more accessible, usable and beautiful Internet.
Rodgers Townsend is a nationally acclaimed, full-service marketing communications agency delivering simple, actionable, transcendent creative solutions built on powerful strategies and rooted in deep consumer insight. Founded in 1996, the agency provides strategic planning, advertising, direct/one-to-one marketing, digital marketing and design services to a wide range of clients both nationally and regionally, including: AT&T, Dot Foods, Enterprise Holdings, Express Scripts, Missouri Baptist Medical Center, PBS, Nawgan and Unigroup.
Rodgers Townsend is a part of Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE: OMC). Omnicom is a leading global advertising, marketing and corporate communications company. Omnicom's branded networks and numerous specialty firms provide advertising, strategic media planning and buying, interactive, direct and promotional marketing, public relations and other specialty communications services to over 5,000 clients in more than 100 countries.