Switch Wins Two w3 Awards
Switch won two awards in the 16th annual w3 Awards program. The Sparkling Ice "Slice" VR game (Branded Content – Game or App category) and Addiction Is Real's "Hidden in Plain View" website (Mobile Apps – Cause Awareness category) were both recognized as Silver Winners.
Switch Nominated in Mid-America Emmy Awards
Switch was nominated in two categories at the Mid-America Emmy Awards: Christmas in St. Louis (Category: News Special) and Arts United STL (Category: Arts/Entertainment – Long-Form Content). The Mid-America Emmy Awards will be presented virtually Saturday, October 23 at 7 pm.
Switch Named a Finalist in Event Marketer’s Ex Awards
Switch’s work with Anheuser-Busch INBEV on its Annual Sales and Marketing Conference (SAMCOM) was recognized in the “Best B-to-B Conference or Event” category in the 2021 Ex Awards. Final placement in the category will be announced at the Experiential Marketing Summit in October.
Switch Welcomes New President, CEO and Vice President, CFO
Switch is pleased to announce the company’s new President and Chief Executive Officer, Darren Temple and Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, Maggie Laur. Exhibitor Online published the press release of the announcement that provides information about each of their respected backgrounds.
Anheuser-Busch and Switch to Co-Present at EMS 2021
Today Tony Tallo from Anheuser-Busch, and Tom Eisenhauer from Switch were selected to present “A-B InBev’s Guide to Post-Pandemic Sales Conferences” at Event Marketer’s Experiential Marketing Summit in October. EMS is the world’s largest conference on experiential marketing.
Switch Wins Five Telly Awards for Excellence in Video
Switch recently took home five Telly Awards for three clients – Addiction Is Real, Harris-Stowe State University and Arts United STL – in the categories of non-broadcast and online for work completed in 2020. The Telly Awards honor excellence in video and television across all screens.
Arts and Education Council Spotlights Switch Owner Ahead of 2021 Award
John Nickel’s generosity and passion for the arts are among the reasons he’s being honored with a 30th Anniversary Chairperson’s Award at the 2021 St. Louis Arts Awards on Monday, May 24, 2021. Learn more about John Nickel's contributions to arts organizations in and around St. Louis.
Switch is Named One of the Largest Marketing Firms in St. Louis
While the past year brought about many changes, one thing that hasn't changed is being recognized by the St. Louis Business Journal. Switch makes the list, yet again, as one of the largest advertising, marketing and public relations firms in St. Louis. Take a look to see where we ranked.
Event Marketer Dives Deep Into the Socially-Distant “Wimpy Kid” Book Tour
“The Deep End Drive-Thru Pool Party” provided fans an opportunity to meet author Jeff Kinney and experience an immersive deep-dive into the new book in the popular Wimpy Kid series. Event Marketer explores how Switch and Abrams Books came up with a creative and safe way to promote the book.
Chief Marketer Names Switch as One of the Top Marketing Agencies
The new year is not even here, but Switch is already rising to the top in 2021. We’re proud to announce that we have been named one of Chief Marketer’s Top 200 Marketing Agencies of 2021.
Exhibitor Online Spotlights the Switch Virtual Streaming Studio
From recording virtual presentations to live-streaming broadcasts, Switch has a NEW state-of-the-art soundstage to expand their virtual meetings and events services. Read more about this in-house space at Exhibitor Online.
BizBash Mentions Switch and Roscato Wine Activation Using ootBox
Switch used ootBox earlier this year to create a custom photo booth for Roscato Wine that transported festival attendees to a cozy, mountain resort with their favorite glass of wine. Take a look at how other brands are thinking outside the box with this cool product.
Switch Earns a Spot on the IT LIST as One of the Top 100 Event Agencies
From winning both Service Industry Advertising (SIA) and American Business Awards to producing the largest outdoor projection in St. Louis history, it's clear why Switch earns a spot in Event Marketer's 2020 "IT LIST" celebrating the Top 100 Event Agencies.
The Muny Goes Virtual and Attracts Over 100,000 Viewers with Help From Switch
For the first time in 102 years, The Muny shifted from onstage to onscreen with help from Switch. The 10-week online season attracted more than 100,000 viewers from throughout the United States and the world.
Sparkling Ice Finds Success with a Merchandising Program Organized By Switch
Switch organized a mobile marketing tour for Sparkling Ice that quickly shifted to a merchandising program in March. In all, the merchandising program visited more than 15 markets and resulted in tens of thousands of product cases stocked.
Switch Takes Home an American Business Award for Their Experiential Work With Junior Achievement
The Junior Achievement STEM 360° Experience helps kids learn about the 15,000+ STEM jobs in the pizza supply chain, and now it’s a winner of an American Business Award (aka “The Stevies”). Switch took home Silver in the “Career and Workforce Readiness Solution” category.
Event Marketer Examines How Switch Helped Sparkling Ice Pivot During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Switch started a 30-week mobile marketing tour at the beginning of March for Sparkling Ice. However, we quickly learned that sampling and large events were forced to cancel due to COVID-19. Event Marketer spotlights how we were able to successfully evolve the program.
St. Louis Comes Together for “Arts United STL” With the Help of Switch
A free virtual concert that will support artists in St. Louis whose livelihoods have been interrupted by the current pandemic is being organized by Opera Theatre of St. Louis. Switch is assisting in this incredible project that brings together artists and arts organizations throughout St. Louis.
Event Marketer Shows How Switch Devised a Successful Strategy for Reign’s Brand Launch
Event Marketer spotlights last year's brand launch of Reign Total Body Fuel and how each of the event-based steps helped bring awareness to the brand and engage their target audience.
Switch Is One of the Largest Advertising, Marketing and Public Relations Firms in St. Louis
The St. Louis Business Journal ranks Switch as one of St. Louis' largest advertising, marketing and public relations firms. See where we rank and who else made the list.
Event Marketer Explores Experiential Places and Agencies in St. Louis
St. Louis has a wealth of unique places and events to explore and experience throughout the year. Read about some of the hidden gems they recommend in our great city, including Switch as a local event agency.
A Switch and Sparkling Ice Merchandising Program Makes Headlines on Exhibitor Online
When experiential campaigns and sampling programs came to a halt with the arrival of COVID-19, Switch implemented a merchandising program for beverage brand Sparkling Ice to get product on shelves and in the hands of consumers.
Switch and the St. Louis Science Center Deliver a Big Message
With the help of Switch, the St. Louis Science Center and #STLMade were able to shine a light on an inspiring message for the city during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Exhibitor Online Highlights Two Switch-Produced Tours for Budweiser and Bosch
Two tours that Switch produced are the focus on Exhibitor Online. First up is the award-winning Budweiser Brewmaster Tour, a dynamic interaction that allowed the brewing process to shine. Then, Switch and Bosch visit job sites across the country to engage the labor force where they worked.
Switch Speaks Out Regarding COVID-19 Developments
Please see a statement from our Switch Co-Presidents on recent COVID-19 developments and how Switch plans to move forward.
Switch Wins Four Service Industry Advertising Awards
Switch is honored to receive four SIA Awards for work in the following categories: New Media, Website, Logo Design and Other/Special Promotional Materials.
Switch Named as a Chief Marketer Top 200 Agency
Switch is ending the year with another recognition that we are proud to announce. We have been named to Chief Marketer’s Top 200 Brand Engagement and Experiences Agencies list for 2020.
“Wimpy Kid” Makes a Strong Showing in St. Louis with the Help of Switch
Author Jeff Kinney is in St. Louis to entertain and meet fans of his popular "Diary of a Wimpy Kid" book series. Read what he has to say about "The Wrecking Ball" traveling show, produced by Switch.
Author Jeff Kinney Talks About How His Collaboration With Switch for “The Wrecking Ball” Tour
The Wrecking Ball Show is jam-packed with laughs, cartoons, trivia, dance moves, and opportunities for fans to engage with the acclaimed author and his popular "Wimpy Kid" book series. Check out what he has to say about his new book and the tour centered around it.