Pace Wins Prestigious 2017 Marketing Awards

Pace Honored in Many Categories by the Content Marketing Institute

NEW YORK (August 31, 2017) — Pace, the largest independently owned brand storytelling agency in North America, was named a finalist for Agency of the Year along with recognition in six categories for its creative work. Pace is the only agency in a highly competitive industry to have received the honor of being a winner or a finalist in the agency of the year category for five consecutive years.

The Content Marketing Awards (CMA), produced by the Content Marketing Institute (CMI), is the largest international awards program of its kind. This year’s panel of all-star judges, comprised of marketing and industry thought leaders, reviewed more than 1,100 entries, recognizing all aspects of content marketing, from strategy to distribution, and from editorial to design. Pace was one of the leading award winners this year, for content produced on behalf of NewYork-Presbyterian, The Auto Club Group (AAA), Southwest Airlines and Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts.

Pace was named a winner across the following categories:

  • Best Series of Articles – NewYork-Presbyterian
  • Best New Digital Publication Design – NewYork-Presbyterian
  • Best Content Marketing Program in Travel/Tourism – The Auto Club Group (AAA)
  • Best Transportation Publication – Southwest Airlines

And Pace was named a finalist for:

  • Best Overall Editorial – Digital – Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts
  • Best Association Publication – The Auto Club Group (AAA)

“At Pace, we have a passion for making our clients more successful through creative work that gets results. Pace is honored to be acknowledged, by an international slate of judges through CMI and CMA, for the integrated brand experiences we create for many of the world’s best brands,” said Jason Whiting, president of Pace.

The winners of the top Agency of the Year will be announced at a live awards ceremony during Content Marketing World, September 6, 2017, in Cleveland, Ohio.


Pace is a leading independent creative agency that develops integrated experiences for a diverse client base of some of the world’s most iconic brands. Its staff of more than 370 employees across the country produces award-winning work that moves audiences to action. Pace was founded and is owned by Bonnie McElveen-Hunter, the current chair of the American Red Cross. It has offices in Dallas and San Antonio, Texas; Greensboro, North Carolina; New York City; and Bentonville, Arkansas. For more information, please visit, Twitter or LinkedIn.

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