2017 AMPSKC Winners



Contact: Marc Vasquez / Kristen Waggener
Social Media Club of Kansas City


Social Media Club of Kansas City Celebrates 3rd Annual #AMPSKC Awards Winners

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (Feb. 8, 2017) – Tonight, the Social Media Club of Kansas City (SMCKC), the Social Media Club Global’s most active local chapter, honored the best in social media marketing campaigns during the 3rd Annual #AMPSKC Awards. The event passed out 51 individual, gold and silver campaign awards in seven categories:

  • Multi-Channel Integrated Campaign

  • Integration with an Offline Campaign

  • Facebook (Sole or Primarily) Campaign

  • Email (Sole or Primarily) Campaign

  • Twitter (Sole or Primary) Channel Campaign

  • Visual Campaign

  • Event or Real-Time Marketing Campaign

Each campaign contained winners from at least one up to all of the following categories: brand, agency, non-profit or government, education or regulated industry.

“Kansas City is an extremely talented social media hub that continues to produce amazingly creative campaigns,” said Michael Levine, SMCKC president. “I’m proud of the work this organization gets to celebrate year after year which features the best in agency, corporate, non-profit and freelance social media efforts.”

The following agencies, organizations and non-profits took home awards this year:

  • Barkley

  • Bernstein-Rein

  • Boulevardia

  • Cass Regional Medical Center

  • Children’s Mercy Hospital

  • City of Lenexa, Kansas

  • Emfluence

  • FleishmanHillard

  • KC Crew

  • MBB+ Agency

  • MoDOT

  • Novella Brandhouse

  • Olathe Public Schools

  • Proxima

  • Squared Digital

  • Susan G. Komen of Greater Kansas City

  • Summit Marketing

  • Trozzolo Communications

  • UMB Financial Corporation

  • Unbound

  • WaterOne

In keeping with the unconventional roots of the AMPS Awards, SMCKC also handed out four out-of-the ordinary individual awards:

This year’s event was made possible through the support of Kansas City area businesses:

IBM, Presenting Sponsor
DEG, Creative Sponsor
NextPage, Printing Sponsor
Visit KC, Bar Sponsor
The Disruption Institute, Amplifier Sponsor
Overland Park Awards, Awards Sponsor

Each business donated funds or in-kind support to SMCKC.

About Social Media Club of Kansas City
The Social Media Club of Kansas City (SMCKC) is a network of social media professionals who seek to explore key issues facing our society as technologies transform the way we connect, communicate, collaborate and relate to each other through emerging social media. Established in 2008, SMCKC has grown into Social Media Club Global’s most active chapter in the US. For more information, visit www.smckc.com.

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