2018 NOVA Award Results

2018 NOVA Award Event Banner

AMA Iowa is proud to announce the award winners from the 2018 InNOVAtion Awards! We look forward to hosting the 2019 NOVA Awards next spring! Thank you to all our 2018 sponsors and all companies who submitted an entry!

To relive all of the fun and excitement, view the 2018 NOVA Awards pictures, taken by sponsor Brent Isenberger Photography.


Advertising - sponsored by Lessing-Flynn

Best of Category - ZR5 Concept Video, Lessing-Flynn 
2nd Place - National Ad Campaign, Ruan Transportation Management Systems
3rd Place - Country Home Loans Facebook Lead Generation Campaign, Meyocks                           

Copywriting - sponsored by SHAZAM, Inc. 

Best of Category - SHAZAM Dispute Resolution Services, SHAZAM, Inc. 
2nd Place  - End-of-Year Flipchart Campaign, Sammons Institutional Group, Inc. 
3rd Place - Makin' Hay Magazine, Lessing-Flynn 

Direct Marketing - sponsored by Garner Printing

Best of Category - Pella Architect Series Reserve Launch, The Integer Group
2nd Place - Pella Retail Partial Lead Program, The Integer Group
3rd Place - End-of-Year Flipchart Campaign, Sammons Institutional Group, Inc. 

Integrated Marketing Campaign - sponsored by OBI Creative

Best of Category - Making the Case, Sammons Financial Group
2nd Place - Pella Architect Series Reserve Launch, The Integer Group
3rd Place - ABC of Iowa Experience Trailer, Bing Bang and Skyline Dynovia 

Interactive Marketing - sponsored by GuideOne Insurance

Best of Category - Pella Architect Series Reserve Launch, The Integer Group
2nd Place - Bankers Trust Education Center, Bankers Trust
3rd Place - Hams Across America, Lessing-Flynn

Marketing Communications - sponsored by Meyocks

Best of Category - Apache Sprayers - 2017 Product Literature & Sales Flyers, Lessing-Flynn
2nd Place - Michelin Learning Institute Course Communication, The Integer Group
3rd Place - Hy-Vee Year in Review, Hy-Vee, Inc.      

Marketing Research - sponsored by OnPoint Strategies

Best of Category - Apache Sprayers - "Elephant in the Field", Lessing-Flynn
2nd Place - Insights to Action, Sammons Financial Group
3rd Place - Grinnell Mutual Rebranding Campaign, Meyocks

Nonprofit Marketing - sponsored by Brent Isenberger Photography 

Best of Category - Goodwill of Central Iowa Brand Refresh, Goodwill of Central Iowa
2nd Place - Boys and Girls Clubs of Central Iowa's Club Pathways Campaign, Strategic America

Public Relations - sponsored by Kelly Moore's PR Collective 

Best of Category - Move Over Campaign, Lessing-Flynn
2nd Place - Vermeer ZR5 Self-Propelled Baler Launch, Lessing-Flynn
3rd Place - Hy-Vee Hams for the Holidays, Hy-Vee, Inc. 

Small Budget Campaign - Fish & Gaxiola

Best of Category - Back to the airwaves, Sammons Financial Group
2nd Place - SHAZAM NETS Blitz Campaign, SHAZAM, Inc. 
3rd Place - McKenna Haase Racing, THR, LLC

Special Event - sponsored by Evolving Edge Graphics

Best of Category - Bankers Trust Centennial Celebrations, Bankers Trust
2nd Place - 2017 SHAZAM Forum, SHAZAM, Inc. 
3rd Place - Sage Oil Vac at CONEXPO, Lessing-Flynn

Best of Show

Sammons Financial Group

People's Choice Award - sponsored by Meyocks

Goodwill of Central Iowa 


Thank you to our 2018 NOVA Award sponsors!

2018 NOVA Sponsors