Press Releases - 2017

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NEW YORK – A game-changer for college students as they prepare to enter the workforce is their ability to translate theory to practical application. This skill is at the heart of the Collegiate ECHO Marketing Challenge.

Announcing two new EDGE Awards and their recipients: Financial Innovator Award, John Civantos, Court Square Capital Partners; and Corporate Heritage Award, IBM.

Dhruv Grewal, Ph.D., Toyota Chair in Commerce and Electronic Business and a Professor of Marketing at Babson College, will receive this year’s Robert B. Clarke Outstanding Educator Award, recognizing an academician’s overall achievement and leadership in marketing education

Marketing EDGE is proud to announce six honorees to receive its 2017 Rising Stars Awards, now in its tenth year.  Each award recognizes a marketer, age 40 and under.  This year’s honorees represent an array of companies and disciplines within the marketing field.

To recognize young professionals age 40 and under who lead by giving back through education, fostering innovation and culture change, and mentoring while achieving a high level of corporate success, we announces our call for nominations for the 2017 Rising Stars Awards. Deadline extended: March 1