Corporate Awards

Marketing EDGE Honors Two Corporations Annually


The Corporate Heritage Award was inaugurated in 2017. It recognizes a corporation that is a recognized trailblazer in the marketing industry that has, over many decades, recruited, trained, and inspired generations of business leaders, touching every area of the industry today. The corporation is renowned for its transformational ability to meet the rapid changes in the marketing field, and for developing innovative marketing solutions for its global customers. Unparalleled leadership and commitment to shaping the future of marketing through education, mentorship and service are also hallmarks of a Corporate Heritage Award honoree.


The Corporate Disruptor Award goes to an organization that has a demonstrated commitment to the mission of Marketing EDGE: to Educate, Develop, Grow, and Employ college students in the field of marketing.  It is a recognized corporate leader and citizen in the field of marketing, that has had a major impact in the creation and/or development of teaching materials that contribute to ensuring the market-readiness of college and university-level students, as well as the potential to support generations of talent in the field.  In addition, the Corporate Disruptor honoree has an unimpeachable record of integrity and respect in the community, and plays a prominent role in promoting the public’s awareness and appreciation of the importance of marketing, and/or promoting the public’s awareness of the marketing profession as a significant and responsible member of the business community.